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Pension Universal

2.0 of 5 Pension (B&B)   |   Calle de las Barcas 5 - 2a planta, 46002 Valencia, Spain
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Milan, Italy
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78 reviews 78 reviews
39 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent 2 nights at pension universal. Price was very good for the dormitory room. The pension is kept very clean, the owners care a lot about it. A lovely kitchen is available for use and the common room is cozy and comfortable. Dorm room was very basic but kept clean

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Great position just of the main plaza near metro & main station. pleasant staff, clean and tidy all over. Toilets and showers all good and I found the beds comfy with a very handy double power light unit over each. Clean towel included. Recommended.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We had a nice room, very clean, only complaint is the shower had little water General use of the kitchen is ok Location is in the middle of the old centre. all is in walking distance excellent value for money

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I stayed here for a total of two nights, but not consecutively. The place itself is lovely, very clean and appears very professional. There are plenty of guides and leaflets on what to do in Valencia, wi-fi throughout the building, a comfy social area with a large dining table, and a very modern and well-equipped kitchen. For some reason, they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

In the middle of the city, close to train station and walking distance everywhere. The colors everywhere makes you happy and the shared livingroom has its own style, that makes you feel at home. Our 2-bed-room had a cute balcony and the rooms were so beautiful with high walls. The shared bathrooms was no problem and you never needed to... More

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I stayed for 7 nights in the Pension Universal. It's located in the middle of the citycenter. The railway station and Xativa metro stop are a 5 minutes walk from the hotel. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The rooms are very simple but you can't expect too much for the price you pay. The beds are good but... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We came here in August to do La Tomatina as it was cheap and near the city centre. It is a great location and not too far from train station to get the train to Bunol. The rooms are nice but basic, bed was comfy and generally we were happy with our stay. Shared facilities were fine, never had to... More

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Valencian Country, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

I was badly surprised with my room close to the shower. Its very basic. No tv. And a very thin small window. I hear water tipping everywhere as well as from the shower as in my room. You cant stop that easily. Much noise from the street. Terrible wifi.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

I am lucky to find this place while staying in Velencia for two weeks. It is cheap, quite, clean, comfortable, and it is located in right center of the city. One of guus who work in the front desk is not so friendly but the other guy is very kind and willing to help you for any thing. It has... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

If accommodation is secondary to location, you'll find Pension Universal right up your alley. The rooms are comfortable if basic and small but the wifi is fast and reliable and there's a sink and mirror in the single rooms to clean your teeth and have a quick wash of you don't fancy the hike to the shower. It's noisy outside... More

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Address: Calle de las Barcas 5 - 2a planta, 46002 Valencia, Spain
Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Valencia Province > Valencia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Pension Universal 2*
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Pension Universal which is beside the Town Hall Square (Plaza de Ayuntamiento) is ideally situated for discovering Valencia. It is surrounded by a variety of restaurants, museums, cinemas, theatres, shops, banks, entertainment halls, parking and phone/internet facilities all within 100 meters of the hostel. All the rooms of Pension Universal have a balcony with magnificent views of the Plaza del Ayuntamiento and Barcas Street. ... more   less 
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