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Barcelona Universal Hotel

4.0 of 5 Avda Paral.lel 76-80, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room was clean and in very good condition, the bad was big and extremely comfortable. The staff was very helpful and kind as it should be. Staying there was the best way to start exploring the city.

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Dear Sirs; Thank you very much for sharing your opinion with us and other posible guests. Yours sincerely, More

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was very reasonably priced for Barcelona (which is hard to find!). The hotel itself exceeded all expectations. It was well kept, clean, and the front desk staff was extremely helpful. The only reason I gave it four stars was that the location is about a 20 minute walk from La Rambla and other major touristy areas, and the... More

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Dear Sirs; Thanks for your comments, please ask how to get to anywhere at the front desk and we will inform you about the best and safest way to arrive. Best regards, More

Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice hotel. Great for using the metro as parallel station is right outside. As it's a main metro station, you can get here from pretty much any station without changing. It's a 5 min walk from the Ramblas. The pool area is great with a bar. We had room 103 which has no windows but the hotel changed it for... More

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Dear Customer; Thank you for pointing that the underground is practically at the door of the Hotel. Most of our customers really value this proximity. Regards, More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a high quality, good value hotel, this should be your choice. The hotel was finished very well, for reference you can have a look around on the street view app on their website. The service was great - we were given a room that was on a lower floor and the view wasn't great, so... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

All the staff very helpful, it was very clean and good breakfast, room at the back very dark, so we change the next day to the front, much better,we did the open top bus 2 days, and was very interesting, had great food and drink, was very pricey,would go back to this hotel again.

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Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here late June, 2014. The hotel is off the tourist path, but close to it (Las Ramblas), which I loved. It allows you to to hang with the tourists during the day, and return at night if you like (or not). It's a 15-20 walk into Las Ramblas area, but a metro stop is also right outside the front... More

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Ottawa, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Overall good experience. The rooms are clean, comfortable and modern. Located close to main attractions and cruise port. A taxi from the airport will cost you approximately 35 euros. My only negative comment would be the breakfast bar. The food needs to be kept warm especially eggs and bacon.

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Guelph, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice hotel in Barcelona. It is located in front of the metro so getting around is a breeze. The hotel is very nice and the continental breakfast is very good. Great little pool on the roof, great stay!

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cheshire
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my second trip to this hotel, to celebrate my retirement with friends. It is a great location, minutes away from la ramblas with great transport links. The staff were really helpful and accomodating, and the cocktails were exceptional, and worth the extra cost. The pool on the roof was a welcome addition, and a bonus to have sun... More

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

This hotel was very clean with excellent facilities. It is in a central location perfect if you want to explore Las Ramblas area. The roof top pool and seating area is lovely and there is a lovely view as well as escape from the hustle. There are several lovely local restaurants, I would recommend eating at the more traditional type... 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

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