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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pension provides basic accommodation and does not pretend to be anything else. So don't expect too much. The rooms are small and have only the basics. I had a shared bathroom which had a permanently wet floor. The hotel sprawls over 6 floors, and there is a grand staircase and a lift. The staff are friendly and helpful. On...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Very small rooms, most of them with exterior bathroom. Not very clean. But it's on central location and cheap. For those who are interested in sightseeing and not being many hours in the room, it's very good value for money.

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I visited Barcelona for 3 days and we stayed here in Pension Villanueva. i paid 50 euros for 3 nights and i got the TOP FLOOR. i have my own balcony and good view of La Ramblas. This is an ok place to stay for cheapskate people really. The Only good thing about our stay here is we are at...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

My sister and I stayed for 3 nights, we were nervous as we had read some terrible reviews but we were so pleased. It was in the most fantastic location.Our room had its own bathroom and an internal window. Im glad it was so basic, made us go out and explore! The beds were comfy and clean. The shower was...

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I had 0 expectations due to reviews and photos on trip advisor of this hotel, but I have been pleasantly surprised. Not the place to go if you are expecting perfection and stylish mod cons and luxury. It's a great located clean, basic and friendly hotel for people who want to be in the middle of the fun. Pros Clean,...

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evesham, worcestershire.
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This hotel is very basic. We booked for 3 nights for our grown up family of 5. We had 3 rooms. Two overlooked the placa real and one over the Ramblas. Although it is very clean and the staff are very lovey and helpful it is very old fashioned. The bedding is like something from the 70's and the towels...

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Nablus, Palestinian Territories
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The rooms are small, beds are not comfortable, only the location was good... that's what you get for the price you pay, but next time would prefer to pay more for something little bit more comfortable..

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Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Positives: The hostel is very well located just off the main street of Barcelona in the touristic area. The staff were helpful and friendly. Not so good: The shared bathroom often had a lot of water on the floor and only one roll of toilet paper. You need to look up in order to find the sign for the hostel,...

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Thank As2k10
France
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Ill-tempered receptionist, cigarette ashes in the shower cubicle, dusty furniture in bedroom, not enough toilet paper in shared toilet by night, zero soundproofing. Of all these, the receptionist was the worst factor. She has an attitude problem.

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Mira, Italy
Reviewed 11 June 2016

A wonderful location to stay with some rooms on La Rambla & the other on Placa Reial. I had a nice terrace to sit out on looking at the view of Placa Reial & all the action there. Very nice helpful staff. Comfortable bed,full length double window/doors opening out to the terrace,soundproof. Quaint,but very tired. If you want extras like...

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La Rambla
Barcelona's most famous street was once a dry riverbed. Now, La Rambla is a 1200-metre boulevard, and a major draw for visitors. During the day, La Rambla fills with pedestrians, some of which stroll past impressive human statues and artists while others take a break to people-watch while enjoying a drink at one of the many terraces. Housed here is the iconic Boqueria Market that offers one of the most varied and appetising selections of local produce and specialty meats and treats. While it’s important for tourists to keep an eye on their belongings at all times, this area is most safely explored in the daytime and is a must see for everyone who visits.
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Additional Information about Pension Villanueva

Address: Plaza Real, 2, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > La Rambla
Price Range: €63 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
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Pension Villanueva Barcelona, Catalonia
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“Get a room with a view, otherwise it could be claustrophobic”
  • view of Ramblas from 6th floor
Dave_Cowley_Road, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for a bathroom”
Phoenixfirkin, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 302 has a big balcony and overlooks the placa.”
  • View from balcony
sweepy1, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a terrace”
  • From my bed
  • View towards to the Pension
Jilly15, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in higher floors, less noise”
OfikR, 27 May 2015 | Read review
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