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Hotel Ginebra

Rambla de Catalunya 1, 3-1, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Based on the reviews here the renovations are now over so the overall experience is probably very positive. We were visiting last March but already back then it was clear the scenery towards the plaza will be great. The location is very convenient and the airport buses are just a few minutes away. The common areas and reception in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here in November 2014. We got the Airport bus T2 Location is approximately 2 min walk from the bus stop in the heart of Barcelona, as we were only staying 3 nights we opted for the budget rooms they were of high standard though a bit to close to reception and you could hear people coming and going, The... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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29 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to stay in the heart of the city - Placa Catalunya for its accessibility and airport shuttle to El Prat and found this hotel at the junction of the streets ( Rambla de Catalunya & Ronda Universidad) which faces all the action. Note: accommodation in Barcelona all year round, even the winter off-peak season, is pretty pricey (hostals as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Location location location. Everywhere seems like a stone-throw away so much so that it can be forgiven that the room itself is a bit crampy - Not much space to move around. Toilet is small as well. Indeed, everywhere (metro, supermarkets, eateries and restaurants, attractions, shopping centres etc) seems so near that we walk by foot instead of taking the... More 

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Dover, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is a very small hotel which is on the 3rd floor of a building on the corner of Placa de Catalunya. This hotel has the best possible location in all of Barcelona! Our room had a great view of Placa de Catalunya, and even a small balcony with a couple chairs. The hotel has great security as the building... More 

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Norwalk,Ct.
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We booked this hotel for a brief stay in October before our cruise departure-we had low expectations, since it was to be a short stay, and we were really more concerned with affordability. We were so pleasantly surprised to find that it had a superb location for exploring Barcelona. The staff was extremely helpful and nice, and though the room... More 

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Sau Paulo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The owner and the staff are super friendly, give very good city tips and the rooms are very cozy. I had a beautiful view from my room, overlooking Playa de Catalunya. It had a small balcony where I enyojed my morning coffee in the sun. Locations is more than perfect and the breakfast is lovely. Would definetely recommand this hotel... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Best location in the heart of Barcelona. Hotel is on the third floor of an old, multi-use building. Small, homey hotel with a helpful, multi-lingual staff. The room was really small and basic but neat and clean. Comfortable double bed. Nice shower. Small, old TV. Free WiFi. The only window opened on an air shaft.

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Ginebra H, Owner at Hotel Ginebra, responded to this review

Hi Jeff very appreciate you taking your time to leave the review and glad you had such a good time in Barcelona. See you again perhaps. All the staff at Hotel Ginebra More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The location is excellent! For first timer in Barcelona and don't speak Spanish, the location at plaza catalunya is right where the airport bus drops off at its' final stop. It is also where one can board the hop on/ off bus to tour. Which we did. Hector sends us an email to give clear instructions to find the hotel.... More 

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Ginebra H, Manager at Hotel Ginebra, responded to this review

Hi Tan and family! We also enjoyed your visit. Just one bit of information for anybody interested in staying with us. Perhaps because of its size (ten rooms) and probably our personable approach and attention for detail, some clients call Hotel Ginebra a Bed and Breakfast. But it really is a hotel, so we have 24 hour reception and any... More 

Norwalk, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Great location,friendly and helpful staff! Our room was clean and spacious(perhaps because they put us in a triple instead of a single, but bed was extremely comfortable, and the bathroom was deluxe by most European standards. We paid a very reasonable price and did opt for the $10 breakfast. Breakfast had a nice array of meat, cheese and fruit as... More 

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Ginebra H, Manager at Hotel Ginebra, responded to this review

Hello Dogslave! Thank you for the review and also the constructive criticism. We take note and always try to make things a bit better again. Enjoy your next travels The management Hotel GInebra Rambla de Catalunya 1 Barcelona More 

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Address: Rambla de Catalunya 1, 3-1, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Ginebra Hotel Barcelona
Hotel Ginebra Barcelona, Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#46 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#120 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#124 Family 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.