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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is vert affordable and it also offers breakfast in the morning. It is close to the metro and you can get off and see all the sites from that stop. Also, it is very close to Diagonal Mar, which is a great mall to shop in. It is in the middle of a clean and family type neighborhood...

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Carrollton, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the neighborhood with the walking street a block over. Lovely shops and restaurants on that street. The hotel needs an upgrade and the bed was like sleeping on a rock. Horrible! The breakfast buffet was like a war zone (lots of kids) after trying one morning we didn't try again. We will find another place to stay if we...

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Livonia, Michigan
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights - after the first, we considered moving to a different hotel, but is seemed like too much trouble. The size of the room was okay, but the "sofa bed" did not seem like much of a sofa, and I would not have wanted to try to use it as a bed. It made for a decent suitcase...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this Holiday Inn Express in Barcelona,Spain last week. This is without a doubt the dirtiest, most dismal Holiday Inn I have ever stayed in. The carpeting in the hallways were threadbare and stained throughout, as if they were salvaged from a long ago flood. The wallpaper was torn and dirty and these conditions were the same on all...

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City22, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear Larry W, Thanks for taking the time to post your review about our hotel. I have checked our records and found that you stayed 2 nights with us. I am really afraid that the measures we took to compensate all the inconveninces you suffered did not meet your expectations. Once again I would like to deeply apologize for all...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pay attention and bring your credit card or you will be left... out, even if you already paid your room. Clean service is bad, breakfast poor, location is perhaps the best, but yet not so good. I won't repeat!

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City22, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear Maria O, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We apologize for the inconveniences you faced during your stay, as that is not up to our normal standards. We will share your feedback with our staff and make the necessary changes. We hope you choose to stay with us again, so we can show you our true level...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is pretty cool location-wise . I think it was fit into old office buildings . It's an express so expect basic amenities but rooms are clean a little old but overall acceptable. Breakfast is the typical express style very basic but enough to fill you up. The staff was great !! Very nice and helpful..

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear Marco B, Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I appreciate your kind words regarding our great customer service and location. Your review is vital for improving the service and quality we offer to our valued guest. It is always hugely motivating when one takes the time and...

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for 4 night prior to going on a cruise. It is a small hotel but close to the beach to restaurants and to the subway. The subway in Barcelona is fantastic and cheap so transportation was easy. The room is not to big bur very clean, the breakfast included in the price is a very high end...

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The neighbourhood is not attractive but I certainly didn't feel uncomfortable walking back from the Metro late at night. Room is pretty standard and exactly what you would expect. Did have to ask for the tea/coffee but it arrived in the room within 5 minutes. Breakfast was a very different experience each day as we ate at different times on...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear JohnW2372, Thank you for staying with us and for leaving a review. I am happy that we did not fall below your expectations but I regret that we did not exceed it. I have taken note of your comments and shared them with our department for review to make necessary actions that addresses these concerns. We are looking forward...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights recently. The hotel is very much in line with other Holiday Inn Expresses. It is basic but very clean and quiet. Breakfast is a buffet with plenty of options. It is not 5 star but is is not priced as such. Not 100% sure as to location in respect to sight seeing as I was...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. I would say it is the least upscale of any Holiday inn Express I have ever been at. Now the good news The staff was very friendly and helpful. We arrived early and were able to store our suitcases for several hours while we went on a discovery walk...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear lunamoon51, Thank you for posting a candid feedback from your recent stay with us. It is great to know that you were able to appreciate the service provided by our staff, the convenience of our location, and our breakfast. However, I was concerned to see that you found our property to be the least upscale within our brand. I...

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Poblenou
The futuristic Agbar Tower stands out from Barcelona's skyline in Poblenou. It is no coincidence then that this area of town is the newly crowned technological park of the city, its own mini Silicon Valley containing a tech incubator (Barcelona Activa) as well as a host of local and international high tech companies. To accommodate the onrush of new residents and workers, the area of Poblenou has seen a surge of activity in new high-rise residential buildings and two top-notch shopping centres catering to everyone's need. The ambiance of this area is calmer than the city center and the beautifully relaxing Bogatell Beach, popular with locals, is just a handful of blocks away.
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Barcelona City 22@opened in May 2008.A privileged location within the new architectural project 'Barcelona 22@' with easy access makes the hotel an ideal choice for both business and leisure travellers.The Holiday Inn Express Barcelona City 22@ is located at few minutes away from the Barcelona International Convention Centre (CCIB), Forum Area and the beach of 'Mar Bella'. The Sagrada Familia, the Barceloneta area, Plaza Catalunya, las Ramblas and all the major modernist Gaudi's buildings such as La Pedrera & Casa Batlló are located just at few metro stops away and the Barcelona`s stadium 'Camp Nou' is located 6 km away.Our 186 bedrooms offer a refreshing modern decor, tea & coffee making facilities free of charge, internet access (WIFI in all rooms as well as public areas), flat screen TV with satellite and pay TV available. We offer a delicious complimentary continental buffet breakfast to all our guests!! We are looking forward to welcome you to the 'Hotel Holiday Inn Express Barcelona City 22@'. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express

Address: C/Pallars 203, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Poblenou
Price Range: RM311 - RM707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express 3*
Number of rooms: 186
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Holiday Inn Express Barcelona
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#204 Family Hotel in Barcelona
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