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Barcelona Center Hotel

#179 of 514 Hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
Calle Balmes, 103-105 | Esquina Mallorca, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is located in Eixample which was largely built in the mid to late 19th century in grid like pattern. It contains many fine, indeed majestic, buildings including Gaudi's masterpieces, Sagrada Familia and La Pedrera (the former being a 20 minute stroll from the hotel, and latter being less than 10 minutes away). The hotel is on the corner... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was much better than we expected. It's very clean. We went to several attractions just by foot. Helpful and friendly staff. Another good point is that there's a convenient store located on the same street. Also, you can easily find good bars and restaurants nearby. Considering the money we paid, we believe it's indeed the best we can... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Suberb quality of hotel for the price paid, couldn't be faulted. Check in and out was easy, wifi worked fine, the room enormous, bathroom pristine as was everything else in the room. Didn't venture to the roof top as didn't have time. Thoroughly recommend staying here and definitely would if in Barcelona again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you'd like to enjoy outdoor/rooftop facilities that numerous Barcelona hotels offer, don't book this hotel. The bar isn't open, the outdoor heaters are out of gas and the Jacuzzis don't work. I stayed at the hotel on the 1st and 2nd of April. I booked it based on previous reviews and on the pictures advertising the apparently functional rooftop... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Celebrating our anniversary in Barcelona, we stayed in this hotel. It's somehow near Catalunya sq., 10-15 min walk. It's in a good location, just around the corner there is a street full of restaurants & bars. The hotel is very clean & always smells great everywhere, lobby, corridor, rooms...etc. staff are nice & friendly & explain everything thoroughly (speaks English... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Check in, efficient and room ready even though it was only 11.30am. Room comfortable, enormous bed! Only negatives,just one english speaking channel on the TV and it was advertised as having a balcony which is true but it is tiny! However neither of these things spoilt the overall room experience. Breakfast was plentiful and delicious and one evening we ate... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Yes the location is good and the staff helpful, but this was not a great stay. The sound proofing in my room was not good and I had to sleep with ear plugs, Barcelona is not a quiet city. The real issue was that the WiFi was totally unusable in my room and for a 4* hotel this is just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great location, just a 2 minute walk from the top end of la rambla. If you are getting the train in from the airport get off at Passeig de Gracia station and the hotel is a 5 min walk away. Diagonal metro stop is also only a 5 min walk with good links to all of the key areas and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We visited this hotel Xmas 2014. It is situated about 20 minutes walk from the centre and shops. The reception staff were a little unfriendly but polite. The bedroom was very hot indeed and we were told that the air conditioning was only available during the summer. To cool the room we had to leave the window open all night,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Nice hotel with pollite staff and good rooms! Liked the jacuzzi on the rooftop,and the seating area.Just a short stroll from the Rambla,and lots of nice eating places in the neighborhood. Really nice bakery just up the road, had lunch there few times. Will stay there again if again in Barcelona.

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognizable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognized architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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