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Hotel Ciutat de Barcelona

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Princesa 33 - 35, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #169 of 517 hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Athens, Greece
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent choice for a hotel on budget. Very clean and comfortable room with minimal decoration that certainly does not annoy you. Ideal location (opposite Picasso Museum) with many choices of restaurants,cafes and shops. The hotel staff was very polite and helpful as well. I particularly liked the large map stand next to the reception desk, where you could organize your... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel with a small group of friends and it was just perfect. Loved especially the roof top pool which was lovely to hang out by, and the fridges of complimentary bottled water on each floor. Didn't have food so can't comment on that, but location is fantastic. Born is a very cool district, and hotel is... More

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Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here two years ago, and was very content. This time we were given a room with a view out to some sort of really narrow backyard, looking more like an old elevator shaft. And they took the same price for this room as they did for the ones with a street view. Scandalous! I would in fact recommend... More

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Athens, Greece
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Situated in the best neighborhood of the town, Hotel Ciutat de Barcelona was the best value for money hotel to choose, especially during a tourist sinking period, in the middle of July. Clean rooms, minimal decoration, excellent services and many surprises during our stay made our holiday unique. Free bottled still water offered in a daily basis and free WiFi... More

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A gem of a hotel. I booked this as my husband travels to Barcelona quiet a bit and really wanted to stay away from La Rambles (obvious choice to stay?)....Found this on line for us three. Close to Picasso Museum, Gothic Quarter, main train station, metro and best of all....bars/restaurants in abundance...FAB...FAB.....FAB The three of us stayed here and had... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As many have said already, small but comfortable rooms, very clean and serviced to a high standard daily, excellent location for sightseeing with loads of alleyways to shop in and explore. The staff were very friendly and the free water is a lovely touch after a hard days walk in the heat. The plunge pool is nice to soak in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is right at the center, about 4 minutes walk from the train station Jaume I and walking distance to the cathedral and many near by sites. It has great roof top terrace with pool, in which you can relax in the evening after touring the city all day long. There are many coffee shops and bars within 5... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely clean hotel and excellently located. Staff were very friendly and a nice touch in providing water for guests on every floor. Pool very small but didn't have any problems in getting a lounger when required. Would have liked tea/coffee facilities in the room but there are numerous cafes and bars surrounding the hotel where you can go. Check out... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of eight girls and all of us were very happy with our hotel. Location wise, this hotel was great. The taxi dropped us off at the bottom of the road and we walked the 3 minutes to the hotel. It's in the Gothic Quarter so it's so beautiful to walk around and discover little cafes and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights and were very pleased with this hotel. The location in El Born is perfect with lots of small plazas and bars/restaurant nearby for food and drinks. I would recommend Burnells for breakfast- great bocadillos and fresh bakery! The rooms are a bit small but nice and clean. The hotel offers free water 24/7 in... More

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Address: Princesa 33 - 35, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ciutat de Barcelona 3*
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Ciutat Hotel Barcelona
Ciutat Barcelona
Hotel Ciutat De Barcelona Catalonia

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