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Hotel 1898

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   La Rambla, 109, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Raval)
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Ranked #9 of 517 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Situated directly in the heart of Las Ramblas, Hotel 1898 is perfect as a base for exploring Barcelona. The hotel is clean, friendly, and very stylish in an understated way. The rooms are impressive, and even the basic room was large to really spread out in. The staff were extremely helpful, providing an efficient service. The only slight criticism is... More

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Modiin, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at Hotel 1898 in February 2014. The rooms are very comfortable and luxurious and the staff was incredibly accommodating and knowledgeable. Great location on La Rambla and just steps away from the subway so travel around Barcelona is easy. Lots of restaurants nearby. Would definitely stay there again.

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Beirut, Lebanon
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although on the Rambla street, the stay in the hotel was so quiet and relaxing. The staff of the hotel showed professionalism while maintaining a warm relationship. The rooms are spacious, clean and well equipped. Furniture and equipment are similar and top similar 5 stars hotels. Breakfast buffet has got it all. The Roof top is always busy and requires... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I think, it's the best hotel. Central location - you can visit a lot of sightseeings just by walk. Also it's closest to metro and place Cataluynye where you can start on HopOn/HopOff bus(very convenient). Roof terrace is amazing - tight place for relaxing after beach or sightseeing. Bar in lobby is also very good. Hotel very clean and styled(... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here on two separate occasions once in March 2014 and then again June 2014. The hotel is in a wonderful location and it is nice to come in and drop things off or just come in to the calm from the madness outside. On both occasions I asked for gluten free bread in the morning and was presented with... More

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Buckie, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here in August 2014 for 5 nights with my girlfriend and thought it was brilliant. The staff at the hotel were extremely helpful and friendly. Checking in and out were not a problem, despite what I have seen in other reviews. We stayed in a Privilege room on the corner of the building, looking out onto La Ramblas. I... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Central location on La Ramblas, the facilities are all very good - from the rooftop terrace and pool to the sub-terranean pool, gym and spa. All areas of the hotel have character - rooms are uncomplicated, yet have all of the facilities. Cleanliness is exemplary.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is well located, very handsomely appointed and very clean. It is on the very busy Las Ramblas but when you enter the property you quickly forget this. Staff is knowledgable and efficient. Beautiful basement pool/spa and great rooftop pool and lounging area. Hotel is pricey.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel 1898 is in an excellent location right off La Rambla, but seems a world away. My husband and I stayed here the night before our cruise. Front desk service was very efficient. As a room was available we were able to check in before the official check in time which is greatly appreciated when arriving from an overnight... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel based on location and previous reviews & I'm happy to recommend the hotel to anyone looking for a clean, stylish & pleasurable place to stay. It's location sets it apart from all similar hotels & the amenities are great. We upgraded the room & found it to be clean, spacious & of a high standard. We... More

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Address: La Rambla, 109, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Raval
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel 1898 4*
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Hotel in Las Ramblas, in the center of Barcelona. Hotel 1898 is the only offering spa and 2 swimming pools all year open. A hotel where luxury and small pleasures will take you to the 19th century and the Spanish colonies in Cuba and the Philippines. Discover our Colonial Suites with private terrace and swimming pool. An authentic oasis in the heart of Barcelona. ... more   less 
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