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Guildford
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My room was inisde overlooking a shaft of light over the air conditioning units. Not quite no natural light but certainly not pleasant. The hotel is pretty basic with eg soap and shampoo dispenser rather than nice toiletries. There was however at leats a mini bar. Breakfast was also OK, a decent selection including soem cava, better than expected. Its...

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank for for staying in our hotel and for your time in sharing your experience. All your comments are important for us in order to improve our services and premises. Barcelona is a large city, with many places of interest to visit, and they are not all together. Barcelona has a great network of public transport, buses and...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights in this Hotel and i must admit it was nice. The room was very basic no coffee/tea making facilities but it was very very clean and they did supply shower gel, toothbrush and paste etc. The hotel breakfast was ok, a few selections of cereals cold meats and some hot food and pastries.The hotel has...

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear Ms Carla N, Many thanks for your time in sharing your kind review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel. All this information will be useful for future travellers. We hope to see you next time again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Director Hotel Best Aranea

Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stay at hotel for a game watching Barcelona. Staff very helpful when came to downloading tickets for game. Nice to be a little bit out of the centre but no problem at all on the metro. if wanted to walk it only 45 minutes. Great trip to barcelona

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for your review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your visit to Barcelona, and your stay in our Hotel. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Director Hotel Best Aranea

Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great short break ! Rooms excellent breakfast very good choice and staff all helpful. Location good for all sites. Tip take the tourist bus deal from the hotel. Don't forget to visit the fantastic rooftop terrace with a bottle of cava!

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear Neil L, Many thanks for you visit and for sharing your positive experience. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay. Many travellers will find useful your recommendations. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Director Hotel Best Aranea

Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel 3 nights. The room was on a corner, very small, old furniture, the floor was cracked. The room smelled like old... The pillows were terrible, the bed not at all comfortable, shabby towels & sheets and . Walk from the closest metro station (Girona) 7 minutes. The bathroom was clean but the shampoo and shower...

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear Ms Raliuca R, We regret to hear that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. We would like to inform you that our main goal is to offer our guests a memorable stay and we do our best to make their stay the most enjoyable possible. It would have been useful to notify us about your discomfort...

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Limited service boutique hotel in an excellent location; convenient to metro, airport train and major attractions. Very accommodating and helpful front desk staff. Housekeeping was a bit less enthusiastic.As mentioned in other reviews, noise level is problematic and you can hear "everything" from adjacent rooms. Overall, good choice.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Hotel Aranea and for your time in sharing your experience. We have read with interest your review, all comments help us to improve our services and facilities day after day. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Director Hotel Best Aranea

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were at least 10 cafes all within a 5 minute walk. La Sagarda was a 10 minute walk, and we walked everywhere we went, for the most part, because the hotel had an awesome location! Breakfast was included for us and it was very nice. The rooms were a surprise how nice they were, nicer than the one we...

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear Ms Kelsy S, Many thanks for your kind review. We are glad that our Hotel was to your liking. We hope to see you soon in Barcelona again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Manager Hotel Best Aranea

Pune, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We traveled from India to Barcelona and booked two rooms here. The stay for 3 nights was really good. We were welcomed by a lady with specs(don't remember the name..sorry ) at the reception who helped us check in real quick. The breakfast was awesome. The hotel is very nicely located at a walking distance from Sagrada Familia and Monumental...

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your time in sharing your review. This will be useful for future guests. We are glad to know that Hotel Aranea and our services lived up to your expectations, specially our staff. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Manager Hotel Best Aranea

Welshpool, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value, Very central location. Fantastic restaurant directly across the road from hotel. Breakfast was good, helpful reception with maps of the city. bus tickets available on the hop on hop off tour bus service. Helpful safe in rooms. Great bathrooms and hot shower Fantastic sightseeing options from here not enough time in a weekend to see and do it...

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BestHotels2017, Gerente at Hotel Aranea, responded to this review

Dear Ms Janine A, Many thanks for staying in Hotel Aranea, we are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay in Barcelona. We like to read all comments and experiences from our guests, because this helps us to improve our services. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Manager Hotel Best Aranea

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Great location around metro and good bars. The room was very small but it serves its purpose. The staff was very nice and the room was clean. Check in and out was fast. Also, Great buffet breakfast! I overall liked it.

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Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind feedback. We are glad to know that your experience during your stay was to your liking. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Jose A Pamies Director Hotel Best Aranea

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Staying in Eixample

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small and cozy hotel located right in the middle of Eixample, just a short walk away from Sagrada Familia and Passeig de Gracia. The perfect place if you are visiting Barcelona for pleasure or business The Hotel Aranea has a nice restaurant specialized in Mediterranean cuisine, a business centre with internet connection, two meeting room up to 25 persons each one, TV room and solarium terrace on the top of the building. The 84 light rooms are equipped with air conditioning, full bathroom with hairdryer, TV with international channels, safe deposit box, minibar, exterior telephone line and wire less internet connection. The meeting rooms "Girona" and "Ático", are totally sound proofed. They both have natural light, audiovisual equipment and high speed internet connection. They are the perfect place for your business meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Aranea

Address: Consell de Cent, 444 | Esquina Napols, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range: €102 - €203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Aranea 3*
Number of rooms: 84
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Hotel Apsis Aranea
Apsis Aranea Barcelona
Hotel Aranea Barcelona, Catalonia
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Ask for a room with an outdoor view!”
Iestyn1983, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I wouldn't choose any room in this hotel”
510ralucar, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room Looking out to main roads”
X5645GKdavidp, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were on the sixth floor, we didn't hear any traffic noise.”
603janinef, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms at the back. The front is on a busy road.”
jazzerbill, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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