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Pullman Barcelona Skipper
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avinguda Litoral 10, 08005 Barcelona, Spain (Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica)   |  
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“Pullman - Barcelona”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

I had a great experience at the Pullman. Friendly staff, large rooms and great location (on the beach, near the metro and the Barceloneta neighborhood). I will definitely stay here again. Also, the breakfast was amazing.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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PULLMAN-BARCELONA, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Pullman Barcelona Skipper, responded to this review, November 22, 2012
Dear guest,

We thank you very much for the time you have dedicated to leave us your pleasant comment about your stay at hotel Pullman Barcelona Skipper.

It is with great pleasure that we have read your compliments. Also, we are delighted that all our facilities and services have been up of your expectations.

Your kind appreciation of, in particular, our hospitality, the breakfast, and the full comfort of the room can only encourage us to keep going on giving you the best of our hotel.

Be sure that your feedbacks will be share, as soon as possible among our staff.

Again, I thank you very much for your remarks and hope to see you soon again.

Sincerely yours,

Quality & Attitude Manager
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Stayed here for a week, mainly for work (who were paying).
Location: very close to the beach & Barceloneta, 15 minutes from the Barri Goti, 200 metres from Cuitaedella Metro station.
Facilities: smart/chic design, well set-out room, roof-top pool/bar, small fitness room, nice-looking but pricey spa. Nespresso machine in room.
Food & drink: good breakfast spread, but glad it was included as it would be pricey. Reasonable wine and beer selection at the bar.
Vibe: very cool set up, staff helpful and friendly without being intrusive
Summary: a good stay and I would happily come back, preferably when someone else was paying as was the case this time.

Room Tip: Corner suite was excellent and roomy, get one if you can afford to
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

The room was well appointed, lovely hotel with good service. Everything was clean and nice. I liked the modern design of the hotel. Ideal location close to the beach and the olympic port. Close enough to walk everywhere including the beautiful Barceloneta.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

We had a weekend stay as a couple part of a group of 20.(not a business trip but a trip organised by one a company which our partners worked for) The hotel accomomodated a private party for us and had numerous waiters ensuring that our glass was never empty. This was a fantastic hotel, the staff were all friendly and extreemly helpful making the stay even more pleasurable.
The room was brilliant, and the bathroom facilities could not have been any better.
Would reccomend this to anyone.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Nice staff, rooms and good service. Close to metro and the old city. Ocean view form roof-terrace and selected rooms. Recommended for both business and relaxation. Swimmingpool on the roof with magnificent view of the ocean.

  • Stayed October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

This hotel is very close to Port Olimpico, about 15 minutes walk from the bottom of La Ramblas and a couple of minutes walk from the metro and the tourist bus stop.

The hotel itself is in excellent condition. It's a modern property and is very stylishly furnished. Rooms are a good size, not big but not small either. Bathrooms are large and the separate rain shower was great - the type of shower you don't want to get out of!

Breakfast was included in my rate through Expedia and it was really worthwhile having if it's included, a large choice and good quality.

The one thing that stands out in this hotel is the staff. They were so friendly, and helpful - nothing was too much trouble for them, especially as we were traveling with our 2 year old.

One minor gripe is their air-conditioning doesn't go low enough which made the room a bit uncomfortable overnight.

P.S. there is a lovely cafe next door which serves lovely food and coffees, cheap too!

Room Tip: Stay on other side of building from the main road.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

This hotel is a long way from the city centre. The metro stop is reasonably close, but you need to walk a fair distance within the station to actually get to a platform. This is the same for return trips back to the hotel. I would advise staying closer in if possible to reduce travel time. The staff at the hotel were ok, the gym area is poor and has limited equipment. When we arrived, the room was extremely warm and the air-conditioning was faulty. The price was reasonable, internet access in the lobby free, but the breakfasts are very expensive. If you are looking for cheap eats and drinks, walk out the front door, turn right and walk about 600-800 metres following the beach and then cross the main road. There is a large shopping complex with a good size supermarket there.

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Avinguda Litoral 10, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in Barcelona
#11 Green Hotel in Barcelona
#18 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#46 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#49 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#80 Family Hotel in Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Pullman Barcelona Skipper 5*
Number of rooms: 241
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Barcelona, Port Olímpic, only 50 metres from the beach.An ideal location next to the beach and an excellent starting point, no matter what your reason for visiting Barcelona.Our prime location features fast connections to the airport and the main roads leading into the city. Taxis, the underground metro, buses and trams are just a few meters away from the hotel... plus a relaxing stroll alongside Barcelona's beautiful beaches will bring you to the world-famous Rambles. A 20-minute walk in the opposite direction will lead you to the new Diagonal Mar district with its famous Barcelona Forum Convention Centre, the flagship of the new Barcelona.All rooms are touched with contemporary design and are fully furnished and fitted to provide optimal comfort. The hotel's extensive common areas are filled with natural Mediterranean light and offer a luxurious view of our private interior garden.Our personalised service and commitment thrives on meeting your needs so that you can make the most of your stay in Barcelona.Pullman Barcelona Skipper is the ideal hotel that combines business and leisure, creating a product that can offer you the best in services and technology to ensure success, combined with premium recreation and comfort. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Pullman Barcelona Skipper Hotel Barcelona
Ab Skipper Barcelona
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Pullman Barcelona Skipper Catalonia

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