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Grand Hotel Central

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Laietana 30, 8003 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #24 of 517 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Grand hotel Central is in a lovely part of town, busy, but walking distance to sites. The rooftop deck was impressive, a beautiful view and areas to lounge. It was quite busy as evening approached. The room was modern, clean lined and had wifi. Did not like the black hallways but must be part of the chic look?

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21 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here for 6 nights together with my wife. I have never been to a hotel with a so good staff as we experienced here. Everybody.was great from the doormen, through the reception and to everybody else. We had a well sized room with a good bathroom. Pool on top of hotel was small, but was very convenient. We... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i stayed at this hotel just recently - Early July....and i was so impressed. Staff on front desk were fantastic, always smiling and very friendly....bus boys very attending and proffesional. Breakfast was awesome, i couldnt fault it. the pool was always clean, the pool area is a little small but still couldnt fault it. Service is a little slow, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a great hotel for my four-night stay in Barcelona with two friends. The rooms are very nice, if not huge. My group became three instead of two at the last minute and the hotel graciously gave us a free upgrade to a larger room that could accommodate a cot, although the only place it fit was right in... More

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Let's start with the good points: staff is uniformly friendly and helpful; breakfast buffet is great; location is good; the property is filled with the young and fashionable; the public areas are chic and filled with energy. Maybe I'm mainly disappointed with myself for booking a standard room? Nevertheless in the $300+ price range, one expects a certain level of... More

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

Great location, huge room size, and we had a great night sleep. Central to everything, the pool area and bar were great for a drink and we asked the front desk for a food tapas bar close by and the one that was recommended was amazing. Service was great!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this hotel because of the great reviews it had on TripAdvisor and I was not disappointed. After a small problem with the room they put us in we were upgraded to another room on the 6th floor with a bottle of cava thrown in. The hotel is right in the middle of the Barrie Gothic area and very... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know where to start... What a great hotel! Great staff..... Great food, comfortable quite room... Very central to every thing. It made my stay in Barcelona, a very pleasant experience . I will definitely coming back to stay there again very soon

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Two things are excellent with Grand Hotel Central: location and service. The hotel is situated just a few meters from El Barri Gotic and all the staff is very helpfull, kind and pay attention to every detail. If possible, choose a room not facing Via Laietana because of road noise.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A decent hotel with some style. Good modern rooms that appear to have been recently renovated. A solid four star hotel. Very helpful staff on the front desk with good recommendations and directions.ask for an internal room as they are quieter than the rooms facing the street and there is a bit of road noise as it's a busy street.... 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 Barcelona
Grand Hotel Central Barcelona, Catalonia
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#19 Business Hotel in Barcelona #19 Family Hotel in Barcelona #19 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona #21 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona #24 On the Beach Hotel in Barcelona
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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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