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Hotel Barbara

1.0 of 5
Marques de Barbara 22, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Hotel Barbara
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Ranked #411 of 513 Hotels in Barcelona
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katie R Hastings, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent base for exploring the city on foot maid service everyday a lovely surprise considering the price ! Good continental breakfast in the hotel bar. Receptionists extremely polite and helpful directing you to places of interest and the best ways to travel. I would definately return to the hotel and recommend to others

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for the football just for a night, cheap accomodation but can't complain, tidy with a nice bathroom. Didn't get up for breakfast so can't comment. Daytime woman on reception is lovely and chatty. 4-5 minute walk from ramblas. Get it booked if you just want a simple clean room.

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Herning, Denmark
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The hotel is in great location near La Rambla street. The staff is very friendly and helpful. If you are looking cheap accommodation in a good location, this is the place for you. Nothing fancy, but you get what you pay for.

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Brighton, England
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The location is perfect for visiting Barcelona - it could not be more central, i.e. just off The Rambla. We had 3 rooms. The one on the 1st floor had be 'made over' more recently than the other 2. Ok, they are basic, but what are you in Barcelona for? We paid 30 euros a night for 2 people!! They... More 

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Locatio,location,location! It's right in the center,very close to La Rambla! But the room was very old,no balcony and the beds wasn't really comfortable! No wifi in the room even though they said there is! The staff were very friendly and helpful!you can find a better hotel for less money!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Though it is announced as a one-star hotel, in fact the level of service and conditions is much higher. We had a double room with enough space for two, private bath with modern equipment, bath cosmetics and towels. Interior of the room is Ok too: fresh bed linen, blankets, wardrobe and chairs. Room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Very basic hotel but super location, very clean, comfortable and really nice staff. Breakfast was included and again was basic but good, toast, croissants coffee and juice. Fairly quiet apart from man in next room who insisted on slamming the door to his room.

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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

there were a number of positives the location very close to the ramblas and metro stations the staff and the cleanliness but the basicness of the room was incredible with as an example not one plug outlet in the room and a refurbished prison cell feel was much more hostel that hotel it interestingly had a small tv fixed high... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We stayed here for a one night stay before cruising and one night was more than enough. We did have a lovely staff member who was extremely helpful and accommodating , but as far as the sleeping facilities.......... Basic! The floors are not carpeted therefore the beds move all over the place. Basically the room had 2 single beds and... More 

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Dont even stay in this hotel if the rooms are offered for free. Cause they charge you for everything even after you have paid for the room. Dont use the rooms of the hotel. The hotel staff enters the room without knocking. The flush of the toilet was not working. The air-conditioning is not effective. In the name of breakfast... More 

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