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Grand Hotel Central

Expedia.com$313*
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#30 of 514 Hotels in Barcelona
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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Penhook, Virginia
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed 3 nights at this wonderful hotel with wife and daughter and the entire experience was Aplus. From the curb to the room and then back to the curb at the end of stay all excellent . The staff were welcoming and accommodating . We never heard the word NO to any request. They were fully booked but still delivered...

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Plano, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our room was nice, the Sky Bar very cool, and the location perfect, but what I will never forget is how caring and accommodating the hotel staff was. We had an unfortunate incident occur at a nearby restaurant which involved lost passports. The reception desk manager called the American Consulate for us, helped with printing forms, and arranged for the...

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San Francisco, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a fabulous time at this hotel, even the pool bar food options were great. I will never forget that Infinity pool with the views over the city! I never wanted to leave, and I would recommend this hotel for everyone who is staying right in Barcelona, but are not looking to be right on the beach. Walking distance...

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mumbai
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed at the Grand Hotel Central Twice - once in May 2016 & recently from 15th to 18th May in 2017. This is a SPG Category 6 Hotel just like the W but is at a far better location compared to the latter. Las Ramblas is a 7 min walk and a lot of the landmarks are very...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Best location!!! Lovely hotel with an amazing view of the city. Rooms were not that spacious and be careful of what 'view' the room is offering as ours stated a church view ... (as shown in the first picture)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We travelled to lovely Barcelona slightly concerned we weren't going to be Las Ramblas. That was the perfect 'mistake'. Grand Central is perfectly located to access the best parts of the city! We stayed 4 nights at this wonderful property. I usually don't write reviews but our stay was so lovely I felt it was a must! From the courteous...

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Jaime E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Grand Hotel Central, responded to this review

Dear AAMERASIF, On behalf of everyone at Grand Hotel Central I would like to thank you for sharing such wonderful review about your stay with us. We are focused on details which we believe it what makes the difference, If a guest requests something, even if it does not seem to be important we have to go ahead and do...

Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A fabulous find for 6 nights in Barcelona. The hotel arranged limo pick up at the airport which was a saving grace since we landed after an Emirates A380 that disgorged a whole herd of people. The hotel has a great rooftop pool but limited lounging areas. Almost witnessed a cat fight one morning over a lounge chair. The staff...

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Jaime E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Grand Hotel Central, responded to this review

Dear jbrown714 Thank you very much for sharing your experience following your recent stay at Grand Hotel Central. We do recommend our guests to contact us in advance in order to organise their trip. A limo waiting at the airport is certainly very confortable when arriving to an unknown city. We take your comments on boards in regards to the...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our stay in this hotel was very good. The room we were given first didn't smell right, but got the replacement right away. Some other small issue was also resolved very efficiently. Breakfast had good selection, and the area was nice. Located in the very center of Barcelona just steps from everything. The best thing about this hotel is the...

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Kent
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited Barcelona for a business event and stayed for 4 nights at The Grand Hotel Central, this hotel is shown as part of the Starwood Group and featured on their web site, it is conveniently located in the heart of the City but grand I am afraid it is not, it is in need of some refurbishments in order...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here for the Spanish F1, and found the hotel very central to everything,walking distance to such as attractions, restaurants, Shopping etc. As soon as i walked in, I was great by multiple staff, dressed in black tie helping with check-in along with complimentary Champagne. The room was outstanding and the bed was one of the comfiest that I...

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Staying in El Born / La Ribera

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent the moment you turn down one of its side streets. But this is one of the few labyrinths you might actually enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few places that live and breathe such exciting energy regardless of the time of day. This neighborhood seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the city, reflected in its vast array of restaurants ranging from fancy Michelin-star establishments to trendy fusion restaurants. Here you'll find historical and cultural attractions such as the popular Picasso Museum and the Gothic cathedral La Santa Maria del Mar, where you just might be able to catch a traditional Catalan wedding.
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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Grand Hotel Central, a home in the heart of Barcelona where the amenities and luxuries of a five-star hotel are combined with a sense of style and elegance. The hotel has a perfect location between the Gothic district with its spectacular Cathedral or the ancient city walls and "el Born". 147 spacious rooms & suites with the best of modern design. Its very famous infinity pool, the Avalon Restaurant where the awarded Chef Ramon Freixa presents affordable cuisine to share with friends, the stylish the City Bar offering all day dining including salads, sandwiches and a wide cocktail menu surrounded by good music in a relaxing atmosphere, the Gallery our art space perfect for private events, the Wellness Suite with its carefully designed treatments, the Thermal Suite that offers a private steam and sauna experience, the well equipped Fitness Center, and a dedicated team who understands your specific requirements for any meeting or event in one of our multiples spaces... All creates a unique lifestyle and fashionable experience with a sense of elegance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Central

Address: Via Laietana 30, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Born / La Ribera
Price Range: $314 - $647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Central 5*
Number of rooms: 147
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Barcelona
Grand Hotel Central Barcelona, Catalonia
Grand Central Hotel Barcelona
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#13 Green Hotel in Barcelona
#17 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#18 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#27 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“The rooms are tiny, but quiet and they have the wonderful "blackout" options. Also enjoy the bathroom showers!”
richardtX7137BO, 3 days ago | Read review
“Executive Room is Excellent. Concierge is excellent for suggesting activities”
kimianks, 3 days ago | Read review
“I do not believe there is a bad room, very quiet”
Repligator, 5 days ago | Read review
“High always better in cities for quiet and views”
carolined991, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Always ask for a corner room ”
1Omegas, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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