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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great location in the Gothic Quarter 1st class service and very friendly Beautiful rooms - recommend 4th floor to avoid noise from street Walking distance to many great attractions and wonderful restaurants We will always be staying here on all future trips

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was just one of the hotels we stayed at during our stay in Barcelona during a recent two week vacstion. The hotel is off the beaten path but close enough to all areas in the quarter but it was weary. Everything looked worn down-staff...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Fell in love when I saw pictures of the rooms of this beautiful hotel on their website. Centrally located in the Barri Gotic, it is a renovated palace that dates back to about 1700 and is absolutely gorgeous. This is old world elegance with all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aria was the perfect hotel for our recent stay in Barcelona. In the Gothic area, it was within walking distance of great restaurants, quaint plazas and the waterfront. Clean, well appointed room with a balsony, private jacuzzi and mini kitchen. The staff were welcoming and...More

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Response from Hotel-cmanager, General Manager at Aparthotel AraiResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nancy, Thank you for your review about your pleasant stay at Aparthotel Arai. It was wonderful receiving your 100% positive account of your time at our luxury apartments in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona. We are glad you took advantage of our location in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a most enjoyable stay in the Hotel Arai. Beautiful building, beautifully appointed room (41) on the top floor. Cool (efficient a/c) and quiet (despite being above busy plaza). Very helpful & gracious staff.More

Thank David W
Response from Hotel-cmanager, General Manager at Aparthotel AraiResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear David, Thanks for this 100% positive review about your stay at Aparthotel Arai. We are delighted that you regard our Four-star superior boutique aparthotel in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona to be excellent. We do take pride in the hotel design both interior and...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$283 - $464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$283 - $464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighborhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
...More
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Helen A
July 23, 2017|
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Response from LolovesZ | Reviewed this property |
Our flight arrived in Barcelona around 9:30am- I told the hotel staff we would be arriving early and asked if we could store our bags there until our room was ready. They were so accommodating and actually, our room was... More
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Eugene H
June 10, 2017|
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We booked this hotel directly from the hotel website- it has the most accurate prices. I found that TripAdvisor advertises the lowest rate available- so, it's possible that they weren't incorrect but the room they were... More
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Wendy H
April 14, 2017|
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Response from Chorleynoddi | Reviewed this property |
I would eat away from the usual busy tourist areas, try down all the small streets and alleyways and small restaurants that the locals use. Much better food and cheaper. To name one place would be an impossible task.
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"Ask for a room that does NOT face the George Orwell Plaza"
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"We were in Room 54 - just delightful!"
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"George Orwell Sq is lively and the soundproofing works well"
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"We had room 16, overlooking the street and not the square at the back and it was lovely."
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