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Alma Barcelona

5.0 of 5 Mallorca 271, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
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Moscow, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was impressed by photos and booked a room. The first thing which surprised me was fingerprinting which was further used as a key to the room (works fine). I'm a bit paranoid by fingerprinting idea, however, I have to acknowledge that it is very convenient. Design is very interesting. Rooms are spacious. Inner yard is very nice. One strange thing... More 

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Toulouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's always easy to nit-pick, so I'll start that way. I didn't like the pillows and disjunct comforter in a two-person bed. So if you're staying as a couple at the Alma, ask for firmer pillows and a single comforter. ...That said, you should absolutely stay at the Alma because it's a fabulous hotel. Huck and I travelled to Barcelona... More 

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

We stayed recently with close friends celebrating a birthday for the weekend.We booked the executive room which was very spacious and comfortable, bed was one of the best I had slept in! With all the great things you could say about this hotel nothing comes close to the the exceptional way you are treated from the first moment you check... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled to Barcelona to celebrate my partners 40th birthday. Not having been before we weren't sure which area to stay in but Alma Hotel was perfect. Despite the wet weather we walked to many of the key attractions always making use of the complimentary umbrellas. The room was lovely, maybe lacking a bit of lighting but certainly very comfortable... More 

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almahotels, Director General at Alma Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I want to personally thank for your kind words and also for spending time to write us about your personal experience. At the Alma we want to define a different experience of stay, based on gracious but effective and inconspicuous but close Service to our Guests. Thank you very much by chosing us. Looking forward to welcoming you... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Alma Experience from start to finish was of highest possible professionalism, courtesy and willingness to help from everyone at the hotel. We booked two executive suites for the week end and we could have not have not asked for anything better. This hotel provided everything we expected and impressed us with the friendliness we received throughout our stay. We... More 

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Dobbs Ferry, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a hotel snob. There, I've said it. That being said, you should know that I do a ton of research before booking a hotel. I feel as if a hotel should be as nice, or nicer, than my own home. The Alma Hotel is my first choice hotel in Barcelona. During my visit, I noted other hotels that... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is in a great location between two subway stations and walking distance to many Gaudi sites. The junior suite was lovely with a gorgeous roomy bathroom. We can't say enough about how fabulous the staff is, from the front desk to the bar/restaurant they are top shelf. Having a glass of cava on check-in really set the tone.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Alma based on the Trip Advisors reviews. We were not disappointed the service was great and the staff was was very helpful. We can't wait to stay at the Alma when we return to Barcelona.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First of all, this is a hotel that anyone should stay at when visiting Barcelona. I will start from the customer service: it Is superb, above the average of a great customer service. When the taxi stops at the door of the hotel, the bellman immediately open the trunk and take out all the luggages and takes you to the... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Alma Barcelona is a wonderful hotel in a central location within walking distance of many attractions, restaurants, cafes and shopping. Kudos to the front desk staff who were very helpful and friendly. We were warmly welcomed with a drink, local map, and concierge services. Our room was very comfy, modern, spacious, quiet. Would certainly stay there again.

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Address: Mallorca 271, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Alma Barcelona 5*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Alma Barcelona Hotel Barcelona
Alma Barcelona Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#4 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#5 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#6 Family Hotel in Barcelona

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