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Chic & Basic Ramblas

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Pasaje Gutenberg, 7, 08001 Barcelona, Spain (El Raval)
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Ranked #164 of 516 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Toledo, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Extremely complex to get to hotel by car with a v poor guideline by hotel staff. Small room with kitchen -cupboard which included 100 years old fridge with black mould growing on the fridge door , no rubbish basket. We were moved to the room on top floor: clean and bigger but with huge air conditioning unit above and in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location just of Ramblas and close to the port. Small rooms with great bathrooms and air con, very clean. Staff really helpful and friendly. Only downside is the breakfast, ok for a snack, but if you want a good first meal of the day, this isn't the place. Apart from this I would recommend this as a perfect place... More

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Los Angeles, California
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, walking distance to so many great places. Very cute design and details. Adorable notes written around the room. For example the soap had a message on it that read: "this is the cutest soap you will ever steal from a hotel, enjoy", or something of the sort. Our room was very small, but ok. Had a little kitchen... More

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Liverpool
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 3 nights in June. The hotel is extremely easy to find, 3mins away from Drassanes Metro station. Our fifth floor room was quiet, spacious enough for chilling and getting ready and a decent sized bathroom that was kept clean. Despite being 'basic' they do provide some toiletries and it does have a hairdryer. We used the... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights here before departing on our cruise a couple of weeks ago. The room was clean and offered the necessary necessities. Not noisy for us at all even though our room faced the front area of the hotel. It is easily reached from the airport by taking the AeroBus to Plaça de Catalunya and then one subway... More

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Krakow, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a reasonable price you get a clean and tidy tiny hotel in the city hub, where all the attractions are right after you pass the gate. This stylish and retro hotel offers very comfortable rooms, cute little details you can find of every corner of it, like funny texts on soaps that make you smile when you take a... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights in this hotel in June 2014. Not so easy to find on foot as it is behind a high rise building just off the roundabout Drassanes, but only about 100 metres from Drasssanes Metro station. Staff were very helpful - room was a good size - we had one with a kitchenette and my wife cooked... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice hotel. Attractively decorated, clean, well equipped, friendly, good price. Very close to La Rambla but on a secluded (quiet) side-street. Everything you could ask for, really. The breakfast was fairly rudimentary with not much choice for vegetarians (well, it is Spain!) - I preferred to order a coffee and sandwich from the bar.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our staying there- nice staff, nice and basic room but really chicy- with a tiny kitchen which is a plus. Really worth the value- and in Europe I don't think you need more than this hotel. I highly recommended it!!

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Oslo, Norway
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted a place that was close to the beach, close to the La Rambla and at a student-friendly price. This place was it! It was really cozy and we even got a balcony in our room even if we didn't pay to have one. Only downside: The bathroom was quite....creative, with just a sliding door separating the toilet from... More

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Address: Pasaje Gutenberg, 7, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Raval
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Chic & Basic Ramblas 3*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant
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#129 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
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chic&basic Ramblas is inspired by the Barcelona of the 1960s. In chic&basic Ramblas, the same as in that age, the playful and the creative are strongly united. With a photographic exposition on the doors of the 85 rooms, the passageways overflowing with colour and history, a green Seat 600 in the lobby and a restaurant with bar and terrace, the c&b Ramblas is an entire experience that will delight you.chic&basic Ramblas has all the services that make chic&basic the perfect place to enjoy your stay in the centre of Barcelona. Reception 24 hours, locked room for luggage, bar and restaurant, parking, free WiFi and a PC with free internet access in the lobby. Also, if you want to move about the city at your own pace, bicycles are available to rent. Once you try them, you won’t want to use any other transport in Barcelona.You can also enjoy our chic&basic tour, a two hour walk through Ciutat Vella in which we will mix history with some curiosities, as well as gastronomic and nightlife suggestions. Enjoy it on Tuesdays, Thursdays or Saturdays at 10:00am. ... more   less 
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