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Hotel Rey Don Jaime I

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   C/ Jaume I, 11 | Barrio Gótico, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
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Ranked #445 of 517 hotels in Barcelona
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Me and my sister stayed in a twin bed-room for 5 nights. The staff was friendly most of the time and their English was ok. Sometimes they spoke Spanish to us and we answered in English. There were a few hairs in the bathroom that didn't belong to us and the only cleaning during our stay seemed to be changing... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The food in the restaurant was lovely, however the hotel needs a lot of attention. The indoor swimming pool was very uninviting and we did not even want to use it. The outdoor swimming pool looked nice. It was expensive, however I don't know whether it was due to the time of year we visited, it was deathly quiet and... More

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Barnet, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

As the title suggests, this hotel is all about the location. Slap bang in the middle of Barri Gotic, all of the customary sights are within easy walking distance. If your expectations tally with the fact that this place is a 1 star property you will be very impressed. Yes, the place is a little dilapidated and in need of... More

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Buxton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

It's in a great location but that's about it. Paint was peeling off the wall, the light in the bathroom was iffy, the bed was incredibly squeaky, the windows let a lot of noise in, the thing that keeps the shower head on the wall was broken and we could not have a plug for some reason. Cleaner stole our... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I visited this hotel as part of a 'stag do' with friends so wasn't expecting anything spectacular, however this hotel really is scraping the barrel. The hotel is situated a five minute walk from Las Ramlas and an even shorter walk from the Jaime I metro station so it's well located to explore Barcelona. The area around the hotel isn't... More

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Wimborne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This hotel is an unusual mixture of old and modern styles. The many varieties of wood and wooden ornaments are fascinating. The staff match the hotel, from the older, more polite and helpful, to the younger, more casual and inseparable from their personal technology. The rooms are spacious, the bathrooms a bit outdated. The restaurant provided top class breakfasts and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

First and foremost, the location is excellent. The walk from the train station (Franco) wasn't that far and it's in the heart of gothic quarter! The staff was ok and the room was clean. Of course, there aren't high-end fixtures everywhere, but it's a great budget hotel. Hotel Rey Don Jaime has what I look for in a hotel: working... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

It's a cheap and good located hostel. But sleep quality and cleanliness was poor. I do not recommend you to stay here. Avoid. Go find another cheap hostel. Wi-fi is not working in most of the rooms. Only in 1st floor and rooms which are close to elevator. Avoid, avoid, avoid.

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Address: C/ Jaume I, 11 | Barrio Gótico, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Barri Gòtic
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Rey Don Jaime I 1*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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The AAE Rey Don Jaime is the most affordable option in the most central location! Just a few blocks off Las Ramblas, we are surrounded by the restaurants and bars and within walking distance to the beach. The metro is only a block away. We offer clean rooms, all with ensuite sleeping 1-4 persons. On site restaurant and free wifi is available to all guests. We have 24 hour front desk staff that will help you with any questions or tour info. All linens and towels are included in the price. ... more   less 
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