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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I stayed at this hotel as I wanted to be close to the Barcelona Sants Tran Station (to catch a train to Madrid, and bus for day trip to Andorra la Vella, Andorra). The back of this hotel is located perpendicular to the Sants Train Station. Check in was smooth, and staff were helpful in providing me with maps of...

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Beatriz_Pajuelo, Departamento de Calidad at Expo Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Mr Andy K, We would like to thank you on behalf of the entire Hotel for your comments. These type of comments allow us to improve our service every day. We hope to see you soon at the Expo Hotel Barcelona. Bests regards, Beatriz Pajuelo Guest Assistant

London
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel is directly opposite Sants Station and Metro, which makes it an ideal base for exploring the city as well as easy connections to airport and international rail destinations. It has around 15 floors. Reception is pleasant and check-in was fast and efficient by Simone (a good ambassador for TC Hotels). Room was on 9th floor. Large, clean, well...

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Beatriz_Pajuelo, Departamento de Calidad at Expo Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Mr trka00, We truly appreciate your commets about Expo Hotel Barcelona. We are very happy to read your positive remarks regarding our "Great Hotel", our pleasant reception and our location. It has been a pleasure to hosts you in Barcelona and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Beatriz Pajuelo Guest Assistant

Porto Sant'Elpidio, Italy
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Good position: next to Saints train station, Placa d'Espana and metro stations. City center very easy to reach by subway. My room (4 night stay) was very wide (double, 1 person use). The one of my friend was very very small. She was staying for 2 nights only. Too hot inside bedroom: the first thing I did when I came...

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Albatera, Spain
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Expo hotel is situated very close to the "Sants" railway station and about 2 hundred meters from "Sants" metro station...only a few stops from the centre of the city....the hotel is perhaps in need of a little "updating"...and our room was a little "spartan" but we did have a fridge and safety deposit box as well as free with-fi...

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Stayed here with two friends back in September. When you walk in the foyer is really represents a modern hotel however the rooms are so dated and it's such a let down. Our room was located on the floor below the pool which at times was super noisy. But apart from that, the staff are really friendly and food at...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I have visited Barcelona 15-20 times and have always enjoyed my stay, not the case this time: Expo Hotel had seemed a convenient stopover for our group during several days in the city. On arrival at 9pm midweek, our check in took an unbelievably long 45 minutes; even once the line of people to check in had cleared we were...

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Beatriz_Pajuelo, Departamento de Calidad at Expo Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Mr positivepointer, First of all, we want to express you our most sincere apologies. So many negative incidents happened during your stay and we understand how do you feel. Regarding your comments, next day of the facts, Manager of Front Desk tried to contact you through telephone but no one answered. Later, when the affected ones contacted with reception,...

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We ate in the restaurant every night , special thanks to Paulo (brasilian ) and Emmanuel for allways smiling And gave us a wonderful experience 🙏 Im coming back 😊 Everything was great , my kids loved it there The Norwegian girl - Jeanette J

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Beatriz_Pajuelo, Departamento de Calidad at Expo Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Jeanette J, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on TripAdvisor, following your recent stay with us. We are delighted to know that you fully enjoyed our restaurant every night. For us it´s important the fact that you appreciated everything from your stay. Also, we are so happy to hear your...

Boston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

After reading reviews I was apprehensive about our stay, however this hotel was perfect for our city break. The location near Sants station was great for Metro and train to the airport. I would also recommend using Tarragona Metro as really quiet but only has line 3 (green) and actually closer than Sants! We asked for a quiet room and...

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

for me this hotel was perfect located right outside a major train station with links all across the city, room was clean, staff helpful and it was fairly cheap i would definitely would stay here again or recommend

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Beatriz_Pajuelo, Departamento de Calidad at Expo Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Mr/Mrs reviewer4u94, Thank you for sharing this great five stars review and for giving us the chance to be at your service in Barcelona. How nice to hear that you enjoyed our "PERFECT LOCATION", our rooms services and what a great honor to read all your compliments about the staff being helpful and professional. We can’t wait to welcome...

Winnersh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Got a twin room instead of double room which never happened before with other hotels, it is common sense to make sure a single person booking a double room should get a double bed, not a twin bed. My request for changing the room wasn't taken care of. Definitely a bad start! I have booked this hotel for four nights,...

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Beatriz_Pajuelo, Departamento de calidad at Expo Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Mr/Mrs Gayatri K, First of all, I would like to thank you very much for choosing our hotel during your stay in Barcelona. Regarding your comments about the bed preference, we are so sorry but this is subject to availability upon arrival and now our hotel are full. I would apologize for not been able to meet all your...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A functional 4* hotel providing the perfect balance between quality and price, its strategic location makes it the first choice for savvy urban travellers. It's right next to Sants Railway Station - the main transportation intersection of Barcelona - making it fast and easy to get into the city center, to the beach and reach any tourist attractions in town. The hotel is also only a 5-minute walk from the Fira exhibition grounds and close to popular tourist attractions such as the Olympic area of the Montjuic, Placa d'Espanya and Arenas shopping center. The hotel's 423 ample, functionally designed exterior-facing rooms offer free WiFi and have a terrace - for a fabulous view of the city. Whatever the reason of your stay, a guest assistant will be at your disposal to make any necessary adjustments to your accommodation. The cherry on top: A roof terrace restaurant serving delicious Hamburgers and a swimming pool with privileged views of Montjuic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Expo Hotel Barcelona

Address: C/ Mallorca 1-23, 08014 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range: RM348 - RM722 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Expo Hotel Barcelona 4*
Number of rooms: 423
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Barcelona Expo Hotel
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#197 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
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“Try a top level room so you avoid too much door slamming in the morning hours”
 of 5 bubbles hazardous2016, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beware of loud top floor rooms under rooftop bar/stairs”
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“I was placed on the 9th floor so had a good view of the surroundings but do realise that the standard room is quite small.”
 of 5 bubbles andyk787, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pay a little extra for an up-grade to a standard plus room.”
 of 5 bubbles Geoffeth, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade to superior if you can. Standard rooms are clean and well maintained, but basic.”
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