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    Barcelona Universal Hotel

    Avda Paral.lel 76-80, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
    011 34 932 20 39 47
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
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    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 27 April 2014

    Friendly staff, good location, great for the price. We didn't use the breakfast/restaurant facilities as there was plenty near by. The hotel is conveniently situated close to the metro, which was easy to navigate. The roof terrace was pleasant. The room was comfortable, the shower...More

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    Reviewed 27 April 2014

    We really enjoyed our stay of 9 girls at a hen do! All needs were met promptly and very caring and helpful staff. Would defiantly stay there again. Hotel was clean and well maintained and had no problems there.

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    Reviewed 27 April 2014

    We stayed at the Barcelona Universal Hotel biased on reviews and location, and the reviews are accurate, the hotel staff are very welcoming and friendly. the hotel is clean comfortable and ideally located to got around the city, We would highly recommend and would stay...More

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    Thank matt5964
    Reviewed 26 April 2014

    A fantastic hotel in a location that makes getting around Barcelona easy. Friendly, helpful staff took care of all of our needs. Hotel was recommended by a friend and did not disappoint, however we were not able to get the same value for money deal....More

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    Thank Craig Douglas H
    Reviewed 25 April 2014

    Staff very very helpful....location very good...room great..breakfast a little disappointing but thoroughly enjoyed our stay .. Would stay again if we ever go back to barcelona. Went for my partners 50 th birthday and he was thrilled.

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$73 - US$248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #36 Family Hotel in Barcelona
    • #38 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
    • #68 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
    • #101 Business Hotel in Barcelona
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 167
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    • Location
    • Spain >
    • Catalonia >
    • Province of Barcelona >
    • Barcelona >
    • El Raval
    • Also Known As
    • Universal Barcelona ,
    • Hotel Barcelona Universal ,
    • Barcelona Universal Hotel Catalonia
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    Kunalsm
    13 October 2017|
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    Response from Keri M | Reviewed this property |
    I agree the staff were great, very obliging so I’m sure they would help you in any way they can
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    Response from Laura M | Reviewed this property |
    Hi we actually walked to camp Nou, a very long walk or if you get the sight seeing bus it stops right outside hop on hop off.As for breakfast we didn't try there as so many wee places down the Ramblas to stop at.Its a great... More
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    Response from craae | Reviewed this property |
    I'm not sure, the would be more appropriate to ask. However there is a small fitness room so I guess the area will be open for access - but most likely with limited service I guess. I hope you will have splendid and... More
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