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Glory Facade Guest House

Mallorca. 414 1ro, 1ra Escalera Izquierda, 08013 Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
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Glory Facade Guest House
Ranked #76 of 285 Barcelona B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 via mobile

It should be noted for travellers that the photos on the website are largely quite outdated and/or don't accurately reflect that this is a very run apartment. Cleanliness was certainly an issue. Couches were completely stained to the extent that I would not recommend that anyone sit on them. Unless you rent the bigger room, there is no natural light... More

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Fort Langley, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Although I realize the price is great for a Guest House in a large city, I found this location to be quite a distance from everywhere I wanted to be. Yes, it is just a few feet away from the Sagrada Familia but that also means there are loads of tourists at the front door making it tricky to get... More

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Portland, Oregon
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

We wanted to stay in the B&B, but it was full so we opted for the Glory Facade because of the location (less than one block from two metro lines and literally 50 feet from Sagrada Familia) and the positive reviews. Excellent communication before we arrived, then Meri met us at the house, as arranged. She showed us around, offered... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

My wife and I stayed in the Sorolla Room of the Glory Facade Guest House from June 2 to June 6. Super easy to get there from the airport...buy a T-10 card at the airport train station, take the train to Sants Estacio, then hop on the L5 to Sagrada Familia. Super easy to get around the metro stations in... More

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Paris, France
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48 reviews 48 reviews
40 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

I've stayed at padilla guest house September 2011 and was glad to find that they now had another place, and it's just opposite Sagrada Familia! It's so well located! The time we visited was the mece festival and you could hear the musical playing from the church opposite when staying indoors. It's an apartment so if you have a bunch... More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

The Glory Facade Guesthouse is the perfect place to stay in Barcelona if you are staying for a short or long time and are looking for a quiet, cheap apartment with good location. It is situated next to La Sagrada Familia, Metro, Tourist buses, Starbucks, souvenir shops, restaurants, bars, parks...and yet it is very peacful and quiet. It takes you... More

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London
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56 reviews 56 reviews
51 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

The location if this guesthouse is great, and we found it really easy to explore the city from here. The room was tiny but pretty good value. It did feel a but like staying in a students flat (very clean one) but I would stay here again, in one of the bigger rooms perhaps.

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Montreal, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

We stayed here for a week and felt very comfortable here. We stayed in the Soller room. The room is small, just large enough for the bed, really. It is a nicely decorated and furnished apartment. We enjoyed meeting the other guests, and didn't feel we were in each other's way at all. The apartment is in a good, safe... More

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Georgia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
14 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights at the end of our Mediterranean cruise. Kiku was great about responding quickly to all of my emails, and Meri met us at the apartment the morning of our arrival. We had the Picasso and Dali rooms and shared the bathroom in between the two. Both were very comfortable and clean.... More

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Hamburg, Germany
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Perfectly located next to Sagrada familia, all clean and tidy. The rooms are not huge but perfectly fine for the money. You have all the flexibility to prepare breakfast or meals whenever you want. Great service and Barcelona tips and advice by the owners.

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Also Known As:
Glory Facade Guest House Hotel
Glory Facade Guest House Hotel Barcelona
Glory Facade Guest House Barcelona, Catalonia
Address: Mallorca. 414 1ro, 1ra Escalera Izquierda, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #76 of 285 B&Bs / Inns in Barcelona

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