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Hotel Peninsular

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sant Pau, 34, 08001 Barcelona, Spain (El Raval)
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    3 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved this place. It's got old world charm with high ceilings, old tiles and a beautiful courtyard. Wifi good in first floor rooms. Very quiet. the people who worked there were very friendly and helpful.

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Suwalki, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

When we checked in 2 hours after check in time we find out that our rooms ( we booked 3 rooms) are not ready to use, but fortunately later was only better. Our rooms were cleaned everyday. Internet was only in a special area on the second floor. For breakfast was only 1 kind of meat and cheese but was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Spent 5 nights in this Hotel with mixed feelings. The place has a historical smell of drains, the smell wafting into many corridors and lounge area. That been said; if you wish to stay in a place that is close to La Ramba Street (main drag) this is the place to stay. we stayed off season (October) and were charged... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The service is good, the room is not bad average, kind of old fashion but what Iliked the most is the Location. 2 minutes walk to La Rambla. Friendly staff . Quiet hotel. Breakfast is not bad. Price is excellent.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Very good location. A couple of minutes from La Rambla. Very small room, no equipment but the shower worked and it was hot water. Breakfast was OK. Not lots of choises, but plenty of bread, ham,jam, some cerials and tea and coffe. Friendly staff. Check-in / out wasOK. Very budgett.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

There's something strange about this hotel. First of all: the location is perfect as its only a two minute walk before you step onto the middle of the Ramblas and that is also just in front of Liceu metro station. The central open space in the former convent, now hotel, is a beauty. Breakfast is far above Mediterranean average. What... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Very budget hotel! Very small room, no TV, minimal internet connection,toilet ran all night, no shower curtain. The first room they put us in was dirty, very stinky and very spartan. We only stayed one night in order not to lose the deposit. The internet pictures do not look like the real room.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I was at this hotel last week with my husbant. the hotel has perfect location but the cleaners lady stoled my pearl earring. i wrote a mail to the hotel but no body responded to me. please be careful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

after reading some of the worst reviews fr this hotel on tripadvisor, i prepared myself for the worst. though it wasnt necessary as the hotel is great. very central hotel, easily found. room was very clean, maid came everyday. service is great, lots of helpful brochures at hotel receiption, barcelona map, metro map, discounts at vouchers for excursions... our room... More 

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Address: Sant Pau, 34, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Raval
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Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Peninsular 1*
Number of rooms: 110
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