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Hotel Universal

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   C/ Recogidas 16, 18002 Granada, Spain (Realejo - San Matias)
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Ranked #64 of 128 Hotels in Granada
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite being by the busy main road, the room was completely silent at night - thanks to very effective double glazing. The beds were comfortable too, and the cafeteria on the 6th floor was perfect - with an excellent outside area from which you could just see the corner of the Alhambra. Very grand and imposing entrance with enough room... More

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Malaga, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Checked into here because the hotel we had booked was just too far from the centre. Booked on internet from first hotel and turned up ten minutes later. Great location. On a city break, you want to be right in the centre and this is there. Spent little time in the hotel, but found it to be clean and the... More

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Buenos Aires
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed this hotel. Its situation is perfect. The parking is just in front of it. Recogidas street is wonderful. The big problem is the WiFi. It didnt work the second day. Anyway I recomend this hotel in one of the prettiest city I have ever visited.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My first impression of the place was the location was pretty good, located on a shopping street with nice views of the Sierra Nevada (I think) overlooking that street. The staff were quite friendly at first, but on the second morning when we tried to enquire about cycling tours etc, the receptionist insisted he could not help us search online... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This hotel is situated bang in the centre, within walking distance of everywhere pretty much, and was refurbished in 2008, while clean and comfortable enough, the building lacks tender loving care. As it was March and cold at night the Air Conditioning was off, so the room was a constant 26C... You should be aware that all but 3 rooms... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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55 reviews 55 reviews
38 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Straight from the Autovia to the hotel, with unloading space infront. Then the parking is not 3 streets away, as sometimes is the case, but actually across from the hotel. Though it is rather a challenge to park a bigger car in such an urban parking garage, with narrow spaces and curves. Room was clean and modern. But indeed noisy.... More

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Martinez, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Good value hotel, central location not luxury but clean and comfortable. Staff was very helpful and was very informative. Had the two bedroom was great for family of four. Includes wifi but each device needs its own password

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Los Angeles
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10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The best thing about this hotel is central location with available parking and helpful staff. The worst thing is paper thin walls, so you basically hear all the conversation, snoring and toilet use from another room. At least it doesn't cost much.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Hotel Universal is conveniently located for Granada town centre with all shops, restaurants, bars and other amenities nearby. It's only a 20-min brisk walk to the Alhambra! Staff was very friendly and happy to help whenever we asked them for directions etc. We also liked the mini-bar, wi-fi facilities and the price of our stay in this hotel! Our room... More

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Hertfordshire
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

If all you want when travelling is a clean bedroom and bathroom near the centre of Granada, you may want to consider this. But do not expect anything else. What is laughingly described as "continental breakfast" consists of: a cup of tea/coffee, half a glass of orange juice, one piece of toast with pre-spread jam, and a cold croissant, for... More

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Address: C/ Recogidas 16, 18002 Granada, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada > Realejo - San Matias
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Universal 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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