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hong kong
Reviewed 21 January 2013 via mobile

Location is excellent, only 1 minute from metro station, on the busiest street, the Ramblas. Shops, restaurant are plenty! My first time to stay at a hotel which provide 24 hrs buffet. Of course, don't expect too much on the variety or the quality of food. But it's convenient, you can go out to have a drink at any time....

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank for your recent stay at the Continental Barcelona. Receive a very special thank from all the hotel Continental Barcelona’s staff who has really appreciated your good valuation of their service. We would like to thank you also for spending your time to inform us why our service didn’t meet your entire expectations. We feel sorry to hear...

morden
Reviewed 19 January 2013

This is a very pink hotel, with few frills but lots of facilities. The staff were friendly and very helpful and when i said I was cold, provided a heater. The cupboards are plastic but usable and it is lovely to have a balcony over Las ramblas if only you could sleep at night (too much noise) I had assumed...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest; We thank you so much for your recent stay at the Continental Barcelona. Also a very special thank you for taking part of your value time to let us know what we did well and what we could better to improve our service. We really regret the fact that our 24 hours free snacking buffet was not always...

Ireland
Reviewed 16 January 2013

We are back from once again staying in the Continental. We stayed for two nights and we both enjoyed staying there. We had a balcony room. We did not hear any noise from the street. Everyone on reception was very pleasant.

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for the opportunity you gave us to serving you during your stay in Barcelona. We are delighted to know that you had a great stay between us. Thank you for your feedback as it will help us provide better services. Always at your service, Viviane

North Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 12 January 2013

My husband and I took a balcony room and our 2 daughters had a non balcony room. We set up with our group on Cruise Critic to rent rooms there we had a total of 30 rooms for our group, We had only meet on line. We found a coupon for a 5% discount and a bottle of champagne. We...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Continental Barcelona for your stay in Barcelona and also for taking the time to tell us about your experiences between us. We are very pleased to know that your whole stay was pleasant. Very special thanks for mentioning the good disposition of our staff. We highly appreciated your feedback and it will assist...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2012

We stayed at the hotel continental for a 2 night stay over Xmas 2012. This very charming hotel with the totally over the top wallpapered walls,ceilings and even coving is idealy Situated on las ramblas. Our room had a small balcony which being on the 4th floor of the building was a bit scary to sit out on. The room...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Continental Barcelona. Very special thanks for taking the time to let us know about your experience between us. We take note about the reasons why your stay between us did not meet your entire expectations and we feel sorry to hear that sometimes our 24hours free buffet, one of the reason of our...

israel
Reviewed 17 December 2012

Let's start by the location- excellent. just between the Gotic and the Born (note to self- next time explore the Born, only had an hour there but beautiful and tres chic). it's on the main street and every night we would go explore the Gotic streets. It's located just behind the main post office- there were always policemen around. very...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest: We thank you for choosing the Continental Barcelona for your recent stay in Barcelona. Your comments about our 24 hours free buffet were most troubling but we want you to unequivocally thank you for bringing this to our attention. Our 24 hours free buffet prides itself on providing our guests with highest level of freshness and also quality...

Wildomar, California
Reviewed 14 December 2012

We really enjoyed staying at this hotel. The location is amazing, just a few doors down from Plaza Catalunya. We liked that we could just tell cab drivers to just drop us at Plaza Catalunya. The decor is over the top but we enjoyed it. Definitely not a cookie cutter chain hotel. The rooms are small but adequate, with plastic...

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Dear Guest; Thank you for choosing the Continental Barcelona for your recent stay in Barcelona. Your positive feedback is extremely helpful and important to us in delivering the highest levels of quality and service to our valuable customers. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience between us. It really means a lot to everyone on...

Oslo
Reviewed 13 December 2012

We were 6 men ,who runs a bar in Norway, on a business and "visiting bars in Barcelona" tour. The hotelromm was large and pink but very charming. The madrasses are a little to hard as many spanish hotels. I dont understand why they just travel to IKEA and buy some better madrasses. It is free food and drinks in...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for choosing the Continental Barcelona for your recent stay in Barcelona and also for taking the time to review your stay at the hotel. Regarding our mattresses, these have been conceived to ensure you have a nice sleep during your stay at the hotel and we feel very sorry to hear that our goal did not...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 December 2012

We stayed her for one night after getting off a cruise ship. The location is excellent to see the main area of Barcelona. We took a cab from the cruise ship (approx 17 euros) and the following morning we walked to the Placa Catalunya to catch the Aero Bus (5.5 euros each). The hotel is quirky and very pink, but...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for choosing the Continental Barcelona after your cruise. We also would like to thank you for leaving such lovely comments about our property. We're glad that you enjoyed your short stay and will look forward to receiving you again. Always at your service, Viviane

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Reviewed 1 December 2012

We stayed 1 night post cruise. The hotel is in a great location on Las Rambla. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the 24 hour buffet was an added bonus, and was worth it for the drinks alone ! We had a balcony room that overlooked Las Rambla, and as we arrived the day of the strike and protest...

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JMMV, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Continental Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for spending your time to inform us that our service did meet your expectations. We thank you so much for your feedback because satisfied customers are our biggest achievement. Thank you once again for your choice and have a nice day. Sincerely, Viviane

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Staying in Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood 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 musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Hotel Continental Barcelona

Address: Rambla de Canaletets, 138, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
Price Range: €82 - €158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Continental Barcelona 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Continental Barcelona
Hotel Continental Barcelona Catalonia
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#208 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
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