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NH Barcelona Podium

4.0 of 5 Bailen, 4-6, 08010 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly NH Podium)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at this hotel with the specific purpose of lying by the pool all Saturday and it did not disappoint. I arrived late and had no issues with check-in. My pool-side burger was delicious (I still think about it months later). The staff directed me to the area of Born nearby and I found a nice dinner in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hotel a few blocks away from arc de triumph, barri gotic, and chocolate museum. Also two blocks away from metro line l1. The staff were great even supplied a charger at 12 am. The kitchen was accommodating and the elegance of the superior room unique!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in three NH Hotels in Barcelona, and this was the best. It was also the only 4 star, in the interest of full disclosure. I had a cute Superior room that was very spacious, with high ceilings and adequate outlets for your devices. I was able to remove Spanish voiceovers from Channels Neox and Paramount, which made settling... More 

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MJ V, Director General at NH Barcelona Podium, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Your opinion is very important and encourage us and help us to keep inproving. We hope that you will come back in spring or summer and enjoy our swimming pool in the sunny terrace. We remain at your disposal. Best regards from Barcelona. More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good value hotel with good friendly service which benefits from being in a quiet area but close to the Arc De Triomf metro station which will get you in to the centre of city in 5 minutes. We had a junior suite which was perfect for the three of us, very clean and comfortable. We were offered a discounted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After staying at a four star hotel at the other side of town with poor pillows and a hard mattress, I was pleasantly surprised when I came to stay at the NH Hotel Podium. I stayed here for two nights. The hotel looked like it had been recently refurbished and was clean and modern looking. I stayed in room 207.... More 

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MJ V, Director General at NH Barcelona Podium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your opinion about our Hotel and sharing it with all Tripadvisors users. We are very happy to know that we were able to fulfil your needs and we will be glad to welcome you again soon. We remain at your disposal and send you our best regards. More 

Tehran Province, Iran
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is located near to city center but not in crowded place. It's just around 10 minutes walking from hotel to catalonia square and from there yoy have access to many historical placess and shopping streets of beautiful barcelona. Hotel is modern and clean however the breakfast serve from 7 am in normal days and from 8am in weekends... More 

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MJ V, Director General at NH Barcelona Podium, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your opinion about our Hotel with us and the rest of Tripadvisor users. For sure this information will be very useful for them as it is for us. Regarding the Breakfast time, let me informe you that we have and early bird breakfast option available from 5:00 am that might be suitable for you... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Room size was ample for two. Clean, well-appointed and very comfortable twin beds. Service at this hotel was very good. Staff were always accommodating, knowledgeable and helpful. It was a little too cool to try out rooftop pool, but we did enjoy cocktails and appetizers up there and it was lovely. WIfi was a little complicated and service was a... More 

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San Jose
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This is a reasonably good hotel, comparable say to a Courtyard Mariott or something like that in the US. Breakfast was actually amazing and more like a 5 star, but the hotel itself is like a 3.5 or 4 star. I was traveling for business, so it was perfectly suitable for me. But if you are with a family, please... More 

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MJ V, Director General at NH Barcelona Podium, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your opinion about our Hotel. I am sure that other Tripadvisor's users will find it useful. I just would like to explain that 30 of our 145 rooms have two levels, as you mentioned, actually they are Superior rooms, most of them with a balcony and additionally equiped with coffee/tea maker and bathrobe &... More 

Israel
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We truly couldn't ask for more: extremely nice and cozy place, rich & fresh breakfast, very comfortable location (there are 3 metro stations near by and you can easily get to Catalunya square, just in a few minutes of walk). All in all, GREAT VALUE for money > made our vacation just perfect!! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

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Thank you for your comments and for sharing them with all the users of Tripadvisor. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel. Your opinion is very important for us and ecourage all the team to keep providing our best service. We hope to welcome you again soon. Best regards. More 

Barcelona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Very good location but quit since the corner is out off hustle. Anyway, there is good sound insulation in all rooms. Very accurate and delicate room service trays. There is one big bottle of water every day. Very kind people in the hotel reception.

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Address: Bailen, 4-6, 08010 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly NH Podium)
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — NH Barcelona Podium 4*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Nh Podium Barcelona
Nh Podium Hotel Barcelona
NH Barcelona Podium Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#74 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#89 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#90 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#116 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognizable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognized architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.