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Abba Rambla Hotel

4.0 of 5 Rambla del Raval, 4C, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stony Plain, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked this hotel as it has easy access to Rambla and the Old City without the higher cost or noise associated with properties in those areas. Local tour operators did not consider this hotel to be in a good area but we never had a problem despite walking everywhere including past midnight. The rooms had everything we needed. It... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We booked the hotel because it was close to the city center and because of the discount offered. It was freezing cold there when we arrived. We thought that our 4-year old son would catch a cold right away (and so he did). The personel of the hotel told us that they had some problems with the heating system and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Stupidly thought iPads work everywhere (beginner) so didn't download a map of the Hotel. Flew in from Perth via Amsterdam, bus from the airport to main square and then had to ask many folk for directions on foot, but on arrival it was superb and a haven! Clean, bright, welcoming, lovely helpful staff with English. Room was comfortable and afforded... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is a lovely hotel, clean and staff are friendly. Good location to see everything we wanted to see. Looks a bit of a rough area but we didn't actually see any trouble. We had a room with a balcony which was great. Bathroom well equipped and spotless. I would stay here again. Lots of bars on the square outside... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights. Was not so sure about the location at first as we took the bus from the airport but in the end we just figured as much to stay off the side streets. Especially at night! Friendly staff, elevator, fast wifi, ac that works and very clean! We did not eat here. Beds were a bit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We said here one night prior to sail on a 12-night cruise. The hotel was great and the service fantastic. It was a group of 40 people and they handle us with care and patience. The rooms are a nice size. It was clean and the beds were comfortable. The bathroom was also updated and modern. Our stay included breakfast... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

On the positive side: 1. Clean , comfortable, spacy rooms with smart bathroom and functioning air conditioning. 2. Helpful and well mannered hotel staff (we red about others' negtive comments on this, but did not come across with anything of the sort). 3. Breakfast: freshest, widest variety and best quality food amnogst the 3 or 4 hotels of similar stars... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Even though it is not on the Barcelona ramblas it is on the RAVAL ramblas which is nicer and got places to sit and eat or take tapas. Personnel was extremely helpful with personal requests. Rooms ample and very quiet.

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Paddock Wood, United Kingdom
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

If you are after a reasonably priced hotel within a short walking distance to la Rambla then try Abba Rambla. This hotel is very clean and smart and the staff are very friendly. The rooms are air conditioned and the free wifi works well within them. Around the hotel there are a few bars and restaurants but within a few... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Before leaving the hotel was portrayed as bit of a dive due to the area. DO NOT listen to them! The staff were amazingly friendly. Rooms were spotless and well kept. Considering there where 15 of us on a stag our neighbours didn't hear us at all. On the door step is a lovely square with a few bars and... More 

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Address: Rambla del Raval, 4C, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Raval
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Abba Rambla Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Hotel Abba Rambla
Abba Rambla Barcelona
Abba Rambla Hotel Barcelona, Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#112 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#184 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona

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