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Gran Hotel Barcino

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jaime I , 6, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Barcelos, Portugal
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here one night in July 2014 and it was good. The location is right next to the Sant Jaume square and near metro station "Jaume I". The room was quite small, I expected it to be bigger because it's a 4* hotel. The furniture is not modern but I don't care so much about it as long as... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Gran Hotel Barcino for a week late July 2014, we had originally booked to stay at the hotel Del Mar through Expedia but on arrival were told we would be staying at the Barcino and that it was a 4 star hotel! The hotel was in a great location easy walking distance to both les Rambles... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the worst hotels !!! The hotel is not a 4 star hotel, if flattering (because of the location )I rate it as 2 stars. The rooms are very low level, maintenance and cleaning are not good enough. If you get an external room on a lower floor you can not sleep because of the noise from the street.... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is maybe a 2 1/2 star hotel! How this place made it in a major travel guide is a surprise to me. Other than the 1st days staff and bell boy Both Fantastic, it was down hill. The over all room was a two may be 3 star BUT NOT A STAR!!! It was our last days on vacation... More

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was in a good place just few hundred meters from la rambla, but this a only plus of this hotel. rooms were small, breakfast was very bad and we stay there 14 days, every day was the same breakfast.The wifi connection was bad in the rooms , we need to go out from room to have a good... More

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Accra, Ghana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately, the only good thing I can say about this hotel is about the location, which really serve tourists well. Rather then that, it is terrible! Small rooms with basic furnitures. We suffer from the heat since the air condition doesn't work well, the mattress had better times a few years ago and even shower was bad. Breakfast is the... More

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London, UK
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

As everyone has already noted, this is not a 4-star hotel. More like 2-star. The secret to dealing with this place is to get that into your head and adjust your expectations accordingly. I stayed here with my wife and daughter for 4 nights in July 2014. Before booking, we read all the reviews about this hotel and still went... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This hotel is far below 4-star standards. Although it is well located (1min from Metro, 3min from La Rabla) and the staff is pretty helpful I don't recommend it to anyone. My room was clean but it didn't have full-size windows. I couldn't even open those 'ventilators' and look outside. Providing that the room was very dark and creepy. Air... More

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Rivalta di Torino, Italy
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Well, for the start I really dont know how this hotel has 4 stars ****. I stayed for a weekend here in july and compare to other hotels with 4 stars does not compare at all.For example I always had problems with my key-card for my room, the noise from the street was unbearable all the time, but the biggest... More

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Apparently the star ratings of hotels in Barcelona are vastly different from everywhere else we have been. I would say this is maybe a 2 or a 2+ at best. Front desk staff weren't very friendly, the wifi didn't work at all the 3 nights we were there, the elevator was constantly broken and we had to pay 3 Euros... More

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Address: Jaime I , 6, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Barri Gòtic
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Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Hotel Barcino 4*
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