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Barcelona Center Hotel

4.0 of 5 Calle Balmes, 103-105 | Esquina Mallorca, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the internet is good, stuff is helpful, a bit far from downtown, but still in a walking distance. I asked for seperate beds, they still gave us double bed. Location is quite and safe, good for families with the kids.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best part of the hotel is the location, very close to placa catalunya and other tourist attractions. The room we stayed at was on the fifth floor and was clean and modern, however the room was dark and the view was of a brick wall. Beds were incredibly comfy! Staff were helpful and breakfast had a good selection but was... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location of this hotel is fantastic and you are literally in walking distance of everything. The hotel itself is very nice and the room we were given was spacious, clean and the bathroom surprisingly luxurious! HOWEVER what we were not aware of is that it is located above the metro line and that every time a train passed underneath the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first time I have been asked to pay for the room fee in full when check-in. A strange rule and very unpleasant experience. The hotel provides minimum service. Nothing provided in the room, not even a bottle of water. So, no coffee or tea bags, no hot water boiler. Slippers only available if you ask. If you... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Modern and comfortable hotel. Room was spacious, modern and very clean. Staff was young and helpful. Only the bar tender had a bad day early on the second day of our staying but nothing serious. Perfect spot to visit Barcelona downtown. Rambla, Gaudi, Barceloneta, Paseo da Gracia, mercat de la boqueria and much more, all in walking distance. Sometime long... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

If you want a supermodern, fancy hotel with all the bells and whistles, this one may not be for you. But if you are looking for a hotel that is reasonably priced, extremely comfortable, superbly located, and has extremely friendly, multi-lingual, and helpful staff, and is set up in the way of pre-war luxury hotels, then, like us, you will... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This hotel is walking distance from many cultural highlights in Barcelona. It is close to bus and subway access. I got an awful ear infection during my stay and could not fly home on my planned departure date. The hotel worked with me to extend my stay at a reasonable rate. They also called a doctor for me, made copies... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The hotel rooms are beautiful! The staff is helpful and pleasant. You're only a couple of blocks away from La Rambla and all things Gaudi! I would definitely stay here again. I did not eat in the hotel, so I cannot review the food, but there are so many restaurants that you have absolutely no reason to eat where you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Nice hotel, very clean, friendly staff. As many places in Bcn, it feels like you 'must' be in the city center to be anywhere, and this does not leave much space for splashy facilities. Buffet food was ok, breakfast better....

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Most of the time the plates and glasses were dirty and we had to put them to one side. The food was ok but lacked flavor and at times was under cooked (potatoes) The rooms were a good size but just dark and lacked international plug sockets and just sockets in general. No free water in the rooms and the... More 

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Address: Calle Balmes, 103-105 | Esquina Mallorca, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Barcelona Center Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
Barcelona Hotel Barcelona
Hotel Barcelona Center
Barcelona Center Hotel Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#101 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#107 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#147 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona

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