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Grand Hotel Central

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Laietana 30, 8003 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #22 of 517 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Was a surprise stay organised by my fiancé so hopefully was good value for money. The rooftop terrace with pool has stunning views across the city and reception will send up drinks if not manned. Hotel is a short taxi ride from airport bout £25 but if you go back on a Sunday allow another £10. It's central for everything... More

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Voorschoten, The Netherlands
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My boyfriend & I stayed at the Grand Hotel Central for 2 nights over the weekend 29th August to 31st August. We were looking for a relaxing, centrally-located hotel with friendly hotel staff and great facilities and that is exactly what we got! Location: The hotel is located in the Gothic quarter, the heart of Barcelona. We enjoyed the hop-on... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband took me for a sun down drinks and what a treat. The roof terrace of this elegant hotel. The staff are so professional and the service unpretentious. Wonderful views of this awesome city. Will be back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent three fabulous nights here with my boyfriend this week. The location is second to none - everything is within walking distance. The rooftop pool area and bar is the perfect way to relax and enjoy a few cocktails before heading out to explore the city. Our room was located on the seventh floor overlooking a courtyard. The room... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I arrived at this lovely hotel after a 2 hour drive to the airport and an 8 hour flight, with friends but not my husband who missed the flight, having left his passport. We were to be there for one night, before embarking on a cruise. I was exhausted and harried, but the staff were amazingly helpful. I had phone... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights in august. The hotel is excellent and the staff were brilliant. Got upgraded on arrival to a master suite which was stunning. Great rooms, comfy huge bed, excellent aircon and lighting .. very easy to sleep. Bathroom and amentities (towels robes toiletries etc) were all very good quality. Spotlessly clean. Rooftop pool bar is fun,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just got back from a two night stay here and don't think it can be beaten. The pool was as good in the flesh as it appeared in pictures. The breakfast was very nice and service was first class. Top award goes to Saul the front of house manager who gave us an upgrade to a seventh floor... More

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Oslo, Norway
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is my favourite BCN hotel, and I have stayed there my last 4 visits. Comfortable and quite spacious rooms, perfect light dimming and very nice bathroom interiors. The staff is very welcoming, knowledgable and serviceminded. Location right in the centre of the city with walking distance to Barri Gothic, El Born, Barceloneta, Raval and lower Eixample. The rooftop bar... More

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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got back from spending fourn nights here. Loved the hotel. Great staff and perfect location right near the Cathedral and the Born District. The hotel room was quite modern. It reminded me of the W in Times Square, though it was actually bigger than rooms I have had in NYC! Hotel staff were so helpful - they even... More

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

I have loved my stay at the Grand Central hotel. All the positive reviews on here are completely accurate. I stayed in a triple room which consisted of three large single beds. Room slightly on the small side but what else can you expect when you are a five minutes walk from the centre of town! Staff and concierge friendly... More

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Address: Via Laietana 30, 8003 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Central 5*
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Grand Hotel Central Barcelona, Catalonia
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Grand Hotel Central, a home in the heart of Barcelona where the amenities and luxuries of a five-star hotel are combined with a sense of style and elegance. The hotel has a perfect location between the Gothic district with its spectacular Cathedral or the ancient city walls and "el Born". 147 spacious rooms & suites with the best of modern design. Its very famous infinity pool, the Avalon Restaurant where the awarded Chef Ramon Freixa presents affordable cuisine to share with friends, the stylish the City Bar offering all day dining including salads, sandwiches and a wide cocktail menu surrounded by good music in a relaxing atmosphere, the Gallery our art space perfect for private events, the Wellness Suite with its carefully designed treatments, the Thermal Suite that offers a private steam and sauna experience, the well equipped Fitness Center, and a dedicated team who understands your specific requirements for any meeting or event in one of our multiples spaces... All creates a unique lifestyle and fashionable experience with a sense of elegance. ... more   less 
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