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Gran Hotel Princesa Sofia

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plaza Pio XII 4, 08028 Barcelona, Spain (Les Corts)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My first visit was 20 years ago and good memories and an attractive price bring me back to this great hotel.Very friendly staff,good size and very clean rooms and good breakfast as inthe past years did not disappoint us.The location is in a nice area and 20 min. ride by metro to the city center.Recomended!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is clean. Breakfast which was included in my stay was fantastic. The service is to die for. The staff is friendly and are always willing to assist you in anyway that they can. The location is near everything via metro. The staff in the club room are great. The food is also fantastic! If you're in Barcelona, this... More

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Stonehouse, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is excellent hotel with helpful service, comfortable rooms great location. It is just 5 minutes away from Camp Nou and big shopping malls. Staff always want to help and can advise how to spend your time in Barcelona! People. who stay there, are very nice too. I have met Ivan Rakitic there!)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ( me and my 8-years-old son) booked this hotel for 2 nights. We had tickets for a Football Game in the Camp Nou and wanted to walk to the hotel after the match directly. Perfect service in the hotel ( especially Concierge Pedro and the reception), room was clean, comfortable beds, breakfast with everything... 2 minutes walk to a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed there yesterday for just a night for a barcelona match! The location is good next to the stadium but if you are staying there for a barca vacation is toooo far from the city center! The staff at the check in was really really slow (10mins for a check in) without explaining anything about our stay (ex breakfast... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we booked this 5* hôtel for a 3 nights stay. we were expecting a 5* quality service to be really cocooned. but from thé start when we arrived, we understood that would not be the case. receptionist do not speak well english and not at all french. our room is a "room with view" but unfortunatelly it was at thé... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed at the Gran Hotel Princesa Sofia for nine days with my wife and daughter. Minor glitch when we checked in as we were allocated a smoking room despite requesting non smoking via email. However, once we made the reception people aware we were quickly allocated an acceptable alternative. Service levels across the whole hotel were of a high... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not so easy to choose an hotel. Our choice was the good one ! The hotel is very close to the metro, you can find several cheap but good restaurants around. All the people working in the hotel are very friendly and qualified. The pool is very nice, the breakfast is impressive. The restaurant is correct but quite expensive.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel over the weekend with my partner. 1st impressions were great, hotel looked great concierge were outside to collect our luggage with a swift check in process. The hotel itself is about 15 minutes away from the main area of la rambla, however it's so easy to access with the main metro line a 5 minute walk... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked here for my wife and I to end our holiday week in Spain, we wanted somewhere with a pool that was reasonable and that the city was accessible from. I received an email a few days before offering a club upgrade for a reasonable fee - I thought why not and went for it. It was great -... More

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Address: Plaza Pio XII 4, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Les Corts
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Gran Hotel Princesa Sofia 5*
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Also Known As:
Barcelona Princesa Sofia
Princess Sofia Barcelona
Princess Sofia Hotel Barcelona
Gran Hotel Princesa Sofia Barcelona, Catalonia

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The first 5* hotel in the city, this emblematic luxury retreat forms part of the history of Barcelona and bristles with tales around national and international royalty and important figures from the world of politics, culture and entertainment who have been amongst its guests. Perfectly located on the famous Avinguda Diagonal - in the noble financial district of the city - it is only a 5 minute walk away from Camp Nou football stadium, home of the legendary FC Barcelona, and a mere 12km from the airport. Its 500 timelessly elegant rooms are all exterior-facing and offer - from the 9th floor up - magnificent panoramic views of the Catalan capital. ... more   less 
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