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Balmoral Hotel

4.0 of 5 Via Augusta 5, 08006 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

I was a little worried as I didn’t book this hotel, but the client I was working for did. Well, the client must like us because this place is great. The Hotel Balmoral is located within a healthy walking distance to Sagrada Familia, La Rambla, and some of the best restaurants in Barcelona. The location is great. For my fellow... More 

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Felix A, General Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thank you very much for your response in tripadvisors. Thank you for your hotel description. For me is fatastic: location, rooms, and breakfast. About the workers in the hotel, we are trying to improve our service. About internet, our service is free and i take note about this. See you in BCN next time! More 

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Waalre, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Very nice place to stay. In the right place of the city, close to all sight seening places and away from the noisy places. €5 and a taxi will bring you to the trainstation or you can walk, from there it's 25 min to the aeroporto. Subways are even closer. I had a single room inside so no noise from... More 

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Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your response in trip adivisors. Im wait for you the next time in BCN hasta pronto More 

Thousand Oaks, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We arrived in Barcelona on October 10th, 2014, 2 days prior to our Grand Mediterranean Princess Cruise. We wanted to spend extra time in Barcelona & the city & hotel did not disappoint. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Directions & suggestions were very helpful. The hotel was located in the downtown district & local transportation was very accessible.... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We were at the hotel for an outing and tried hard to make friends. However , we couldn't have found The City of Barcelona more friendly and accommodating except for the our hotel. The front desk is not friendly or helpful. Forget about asking for help with local restaurants and outings. The bar simply gets a zero. Our group avoided... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Stayed 2 nights in the fabulous 5star Balmoral and it certainly lived up to it's reputation! From being met at the door by a kilted Scotsman and our cases taken up to our room to our departure when the concierge found out for us the platform our train was going from nothing was too much bother. The bedroom was spacious... More 

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65 reviews 65 reviews
42 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The hotel was chosen due to the location and proximity to a venue where the group would haver some meetings. It's an average 4* hotel in Gran Via where you can easily reach the main attractions of Barcelona. The rooms are simple but stay away from the interior patio view standard rooms. They're dark and not friendly at all. I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I and a group of friends I have just spent a long weekend at the Balmoral Hotel. The hotel was spotlessly clean. Very comfortable. Breakfast was very appetising and plenty of it. The bar staff were very helpful. The drinks were very reasonably priced.

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Dear guest Muchas gracias!!! thank you very much for your asnwer!!!! It is very important to us!!!! We see you next time in bcn!!!! More 

Newcastle Upon Tyne
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We looked for a plush hotel and THOUGHT this would be the one. It looks great from the outside along with the really attractive reception..... Once you get to the rooms oh oh they are so small and dingy Bathrooms.....mould growing in the corners of the bath......hand rail loose and the shower head leaking so you got a trickle to... More 

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Felix A, Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your commentary in tripadvisors. Respect your visit to our hotel, We always offer to change the room if the guest is not conform with this: If you don't like this or the there is a noise in the room next to you. In the total of our rooms, we have duvet covet and... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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161 reviews 161 reviews
22 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

the hotel's location is good. you can go many places by walking or metro easily. this is the 2nd time i stayed in balmoral and that time i did not like the rooms they offered to us.. the room for 3 people was not actually suitable for 3. the extra bed was not suitable for an adult.. the airconditioning was... More 

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Felix A, Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your response in tripadvisors. I hope your stay in BCN, last week was great. About your room, i beg your pardon if you were not confortable. All our extra beds are for adults. We try to do the best for our clients. Thank your for your commentary. We try to improve this an... More 

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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50 reviews 50 reviews
35 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Good hotel. Room are not too big, not too small. I had twin beds which I don't like, especially if they not really stay together. Wi-Fi connection was not very smooth, but got there at the end. I skipped breakfast so I can't say anything about that. The hotel has a parking in the basement which is convenient (EUR 22... More 

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Felix A, General Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest First at all, thank you very much for your commentary in tripA we are woorking every day to improve our services staff and our facilities. Our localitation is great in a zone of BCN More 

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Address: Via Augusta 5, 08006 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Gracia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Balmoral Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 103
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Balmoral Hotel Barcelona, Catalonia
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#149 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona

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