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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 519 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am usually a budget traveler, but it was my sister's birthday, so we decided to splurge. This hotel was well worth it, in every way. The thing that impressed me the most was the bottle of champagne on ice and a happy birthday card to my sister when we arrived home after a day of site-seeing. It was so... More

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Panama City, Panama
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

1898 is in the Ramblas but more towards Plaza Catalyna area. All the tours leave fr there and is a 5min walk fr Hotel, close to many many restaurants. The hotel has an amazing spa which has free entry for Hotel guests. The rooftop bar has great food n ambience. Hotel gave us a 20%off coupon for drinks up there.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had 4 nights at the hotel, right in the middle of all the attractions and all the busy night life. Very interesting hotel, the room was a little bit smaller but lovely and clean, the bathroom was great. The sitting areas and lounges in the foyer are huge just lovely to sit and have a drink or just relax... More

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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location - just off the Ramblas - is great for access to some of the best spots in Barcelona. The lobby is amazing, the staff genuinely helpful and pleasant, The room was amazing with great air-conditioning. The bed was massive and really comfortable. Rooms were refreshed twice a day. The rooftop terrace, pool area was stunning with great views... More

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Huntingdon, England, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked this hotel through Expedia and had read the reviews online beforehand. The location of this property could not be any better as it is on La Rambla and very close of Placa de Catalunia which are important considerations as everything becomes much easier. We took Aerobus to and fro from El Prat airport. This service runs very smoothly... More

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Spokane, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family and I did 3 non consecutive nights at this property in August. 1 night before a 5 day cruise and 2 nights after the cruise. The property is immaculate. Very clean, well maintained and modern although the exterior is beautifully historic. The lobby has numerous sofas and an adjacent bar area. The staff all speak English and were... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel at the Ramblas. Premium right across the Meridien. Pool area is fantastic and the roof top bar gives a lounge feeling at night, Breakfast one of the best ever, but its quite expensive at 24 euro pp.

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for three nights at the end of a cruise, and the hotel was first rate in all ways. The staff is exceptionally outgoing and helpful. The location on La Rambla is excellent. The hotel is attractive and beautifully designed and outfitted....loved the towels! Great lobby bar with excellent bar tenders! Would recommend this property without hesitation! Hope... More

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is one of the best hotels we have seen. The location is perfect (very central), breakfast was fantastic and the service was great. The hotel is absolutely worth its price and we will definitely come back!

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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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