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Barcelona Universal Hotel

4.0 of 5 Avda Paral.lel 76-80, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Varberg
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just another hotel that works. You stay here to have a place to sleep. I general boring furniture through out the hotel. Hard and "high" pillows and a noisy street outside the window. Good breakfast and location with the subway 10 meters from the hotel. Great price ( in December)

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Dear Sirs; Thank you for share your opinion with us. Best regards nad Merry Christmas. More 

Chilliwack
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There are many hotels from which to choose in Barcelona, and I believe many are very good. After a fairly extensive exploration of options we chose Hotel Barcelona Universal, and are VERY pleased that we did for the following reasons: Location - the location was perfect for us. We drove into Barcelona and needed to "dump" the car at the... More 

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Dear Customer; Thank you very much for your review, Best regards and Merry Christmas. More 

Edinburgh
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The room was fairly spacious and the bed comfortable. View was of the backs of flats with washing strewn over the balconies, so not great but quiet. The staff were friendly. We had dinner there one evening and it was very good. We ate breakfast and other meals elsewhere as there is a great choice within walking distance. Having a... More 

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RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sirs; Thanks for your review, we never receive an email from you, can you please check it and resend it again to the Hotel. We have your values but we have no way to contact you. Please check our website to find our contact mail because we can not send you an email adress by this way and write... More 

Los Angeles, California
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean hotel at a good location. It is located in art district so you will see many theaters there. The locals call this the ghetto side (old china town and red light district were there) but we had no issue walking around at night. It is 10-15 mins walk to La Rambler and the metro is right outside the hotel.... More 

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Dear Customer; Thank you very much for your review. Merry Christmas and happy 2015. More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stayed here for five days on a bed and breakfast basis in mid September 2014. We were pleased with the room, the cleaning service and the knowledgable and friendly hotel staff, including the concierge. It was a lovely breakfast (warm/cold continental options) and there was different cakes/dessert treats laid out as part of the breakfast spread... More 

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Dear Sirs; Thank you very much for share your opinion with us and other posible guests. Best regards and MERRY CHRISTMAS !!!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel right next to the underground metro station.. Also walking distance to huge variety of restaurants and cafes.. We had room with balcony facing the main road.. Others had no windows or just facing the middle block.. They had a roof terrace and small swimming which would have been lovely in summer.. Breakfast was very nice large variety on... More 

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Dear Customer; Thank you very much for your review, all our rooms have windows it is true that rooms have different views depending on where the rooms are facing. Best regards and Merry Christmas. More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very conveniently located hotel, with excellent staff. Good value for money. Breakfast had a good range of options available. Only thing missing was a kettle in the room! We had a room at the back, so no street noise.

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Dear Customer; Thanks for your review, I will share ir with all the staff. Merry Christmas and our best wishes for 2015. More 

livonia,mi.
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here mid-october,2014.on a main street about 20 minutes from airport. the hotel was very clean and near many restaurants including local places and fast food chains. the metro is just outside the front door. a money exchange office is next door. it is a 10 to 12 minute walk to las ramblas not 5 minutes as advertised unless you... More 

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Holbeach, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just returned from Barcelona with my family and would like to share my experience of Hotel Barcelona Universal. We arrived on the 5th of December and check in was very quick and easy. The rooms were all clean and well presented and the staff very friendly and helpful and this didn't change at all in our 3 night stay.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location of the hotel was excellent and very convenient near to the center on foot. The staff on the reception -especially the night shift employee- was very helpful and polite. We stayed in the second floor and in the evening it was a bit noisy from the road but compared to the overall quality of the room didn't really matter.... More 

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Address: Avda Paral.lel 76-80, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Barcelona Universal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 167
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Also Known As:
Universal Barcelona
Hotel Barcelona Universal
Barcelona Universal Hotel Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#39 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#41 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#44 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#62 Business Hotel in Barcelona

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