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Hotel California

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   C/ Rauric N0 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #127 of 516 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Barry H Bradford, United Kingdom
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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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sarasota, fl
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is so accessible from the Ramblas, We walked from the Columbus monument to Carrier de Ferran, then right to Rauric. Don't know where the Ciutat Vella comes in ! Lobby ok, but dark and not impressive. Staff is impressive, particularly Jaime. Room is good size, has been refurbished. Everything modern and very basic. Bathroom also very nice with... More

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Hollviken, Sweden
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location in Gothic old town with walking distance to beach and shopping. Clean and very friendly atmosphere. Big thanks to all staff and especially to William! He was sooo funny and made us feel like we were old friends.

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Dublin, Ireland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Brilliant location! lovely friendly staff. quick check-in & check-out service. Just be careful of pick pockets on carrer de ferran - but not hotel's problem! good buffet breakfast served downstairs. Great 3 nite stay, will be back!

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic value for a city centre hotel! It's noisy at night time but you are right in the middle of a very lively part of Barcelona! Would highly recommend this hotel, rooms extremely adequate for a 2 Star hotel, location is perfect, do it!

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Wigan, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Just stayed here for 3 nights. location is perfect for getting access to la rambla very close by. Staff are very friendly and are happy to help any time. everything in room is safe as the hotel is 24hr and you give the key to reception when you are going out. breakfast was basic but nevertheless still very good. hotel... More

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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We were traveling with a baby, so we needed a room big enough to set his play pen, which is challenging in Spain. The room that we had is barely big enough, but we're happy with this hotel. The room is very clean, the staff is very nice, and the hotel is quiet. The breakfast buffet was also pretty good.... More

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Manila, Philippines
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32 reviews 32 reviews
32 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Without a doubt, location is excellent, right in the heart of La Rambla. Other pros: nice, charming receptionists, clean rooms. Wifi, though a bit slow during the evening, was free. Cons: the first room given to us had a foul smell. Fortunately, we were given another room upon request. Breakfast is ok if you stay only for a day or... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

We booked a stay with the California and were expecting a bare-bones hotel where we could sleep and leave our stuff. We were pleasantly surprised. Room/bed was very nice, with a great updated bathroom. Breakfast is perfectly adequate, and the breakfast room is very modern and inviting. As a bonus, five steps away is a fantastic little cocktail bar called... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This hotel is more about the location than quality. Rooms are small and basic, but clean, so perfectly fine. Location is great in the Barri Gòtic and close to the Liceu Metro stop. As a result of the central location, some noise was heard from the rooms, but nothing too bad. Breakfast was included, but average. Would like to have... More

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Address: C/ Rauric N0 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel California 2*
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Also Known As:
California Hotel Barcelona
Ca Barcelona
Hotel California Barcelona, Catalonia

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Wheelchair access
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#138 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona #158 Family Hotel in Barcelona
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