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Hotel Rey Don Jaime I

PricelineUSD 92*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

The staff in these apartments are nothing but rude. I was asked by lady if I was crazy because we were trying to complain. Previous night out phone in room kept ringing at 6am. So me and my friend went down to complain. To be told we were lying. Rooms are basic but it was cheap so understandable. If you...

1Thank Julie M
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I was in Barcelona for a weekend and got a great day on this hotel! Literally under $60 a night which is a miracle in Europe! It's about 15 mins from the city center but well worth the drive. The hotel is situated on top of a mountain overlooking the city and the beach. Upon checking in the staff wasn't...

1Thank Julianni C
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Considering this hotel was 1* our expectations were rather low. However it was definitely not as bad as I had been expecting. Staying in a 3 bed room, it was quite small, with only the beds, side table and small desk in the room, and an ensuite bathroom. The bathroom had a good shower and bath, however with no plug....

Thank PippaRebecca
Oulu, Finland
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We had four stars hotel last time in Barcelona and it really was not four stars in my opinion. Thats why we booked now one star place. We did not expect nothing. It was positive suprise. There was everything what you need if you just are looking place to sleep. Of course nothing was really good, but it was fine...

1Thank sarppaliini
Greenhithe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Can't really fault this hotel, fabulous location, clean tidy rooms, and good value for money. We had a room with a little balcony which was lovely for a view into the streets. Only negative was the noise from the streets however anywhere in the city you would probably get this, didn't hinder sleep though.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

With 1* Rey don Jamie is never going to amaze but the hotel is clean and comfortable and in a great location to explore the city. I am not sure I was totally convinced by the security of the rooms but there were no problems when we stayed. The entrance is security controlled giving the hotel a but of extra...

Thank Alexandra O
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Was a bit expensive for the quality. Paid 90 euros for one night even tho all the websites said it was 60 euros, hence why we booked it. Quite a surprise when they handed us the receipt for 90 some euros and asked to sign. The rooms were OK. Had potential but they didn't seem to know what to do...

Thank Angela D
Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Me & my friend stayed here for 2 nights whilst sightseeing in Barcelona. The room is a great size, with a balcony which we loved, and easy to get to main attractions from this central hotel. Clean room, friendly staff, would recommend for a short stay to anyone.

Thank Rachel B
Ponferrada, Castilla y Leon, Spain
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Whilst the staff were nice enough and friendly the place itself could really use a serious facelift. Good location but you can find something much better for the price. The paint is peeling off the walls and the whole place seems like it's falling apart.

Thank Patricia M
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I didn't have any issues with this property. It's not luxurious, but it's a budget hotel. It was clean and reasonably comfortable and it's located right by the Gothic Quarter and steps away from the metro. At first I thought the reception was a bit frosty as well, but once I got to know the older man up front, he...

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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The AAE Rey Don Jaime is the most affordable option in the most central location! Just a few blocks off Las Ramblas, we are surrounded by the restaurants and bars and within walking distance to the beach. The metro is only a block away. We offer clean rooms, all with ensuite sleeping 1-4 persons. On site restaurant and free wifi is available to all guests. We have 24 hour front desk staff that will help you with any questions or tour info. All linens and towels are included in the price. ... more   less 

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Address: C/ Jaume I, 11 | Barrio Gótico, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
Price Range: $103 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Rey Don Jaime I 1*
Number of rooms: 46
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“Away from the VERY noisy lift”
rauchous, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Very rundown and noisy no AC”
dgbuys, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I choose windowless room for quietness and price, but was very stuffy and hot.”
Rodney221, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bring ear plugs if you are a light sleeper, wifi can be temperamental and is best by the stairs.”
PippaRebecca, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is working better in corner rooms than in middle of building.”
sarppaliini, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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