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Barcelona Universal Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“metro station”(330 reviews)
“las ramblas”(351 reviews)
“great hotel”(341 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

This is truly up there as one of the top 10 hotels that I have stayed in. Nice location away from the not so nice but popular las Ramblas area. Stayed here for two nights whilst on a friends stag do, three guys shared a...More

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Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 14 October 2014

Dear Sir; Thanks for your review I hope we will see you again. Best regards,

Reviewed 10 October 2014

We stayed for 6 nights for the La Merce Festival . Good clean hotel, staff very friendly and full of information on what to do in Barcelona. Must give kudos to Carlos the evening bartender at the bar. After a long day touring Barcelona, Carlos...More

3  Thank Harry N
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 14 October 2014

Dear Customers; Thanks for pointing the service provided from Carlos at the bar I will share your opinion with him. About he laundry service, I inform you that in all rooms have a priced list for these services. Of course prices are totally different if...More

Reviewed 9 October 2014

This hotel came recommended to us and we highly recommend it to others. The reception staff are some of the most helpful of any hotel we have stayed in. The breakfast buffet was plentiful. The rooms are spacious, large bathrooms and an amazing amount of...More

5  Thank HOLSAdelaide
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 14 October 2014

Dear Madam; Thank you for your review I will shre it with all the employees, thanks also for considering the proximity of the metro station we have in front of the Hotel as a great value. Yours sincerely,

Reviewed 8 October 2014

We had four days in this hotel and it was great staff were so nice and helpfull the manager was one of the most helpfull people we have ever met all the front of house staff were brilliant the rooms were spotless clean beds were...More

3  Thank Steven H
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 14 October 2014

Dear Sirs; Thanks for sharing your opinion with us and other posible guests, I will take care personally to improve service at the bar. Thank you once again and receive our best regards,

Reviewed 8 October 2014

Very good hotel abt 10 mins. walk from La Rambla. A walk that is interesting in itself, as you get to see some of the side streets, With small shops bars and retsaurants along the way. The hotel satff was very firendly, hotel is clean,...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$136 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#22 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#38 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#68 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#101 Business Hotel in Barcelona
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$136 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#22 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#38 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#68 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#101 Business Hotel in Barcelona
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dining (46)
Amenities (46)
Family and Play Areas (34)
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Nearby
El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this
gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an
excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
...More
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Angela C
15 March 2018|
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Response from DaJo_1966 | Reviewed this property |
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Hannah S
11 February 2018|
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Response from TonOfHats | Reviewed this property |
It was open during our stay even though online it said the pool was only open during the summer months, which is probably due to the fact it isn’t heated.
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Trisha B
10 January 2018|
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Response from ultrapremium | Reviewed this property |
Dear Mr Elias, First of all, we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel for your next stay in Barcelona! Inform you that all the rooms have mini refrigerators , but do not expect is going to be cold as a... More
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Room Tips
"Opt for higher floors"
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"Can be very noisy facing the street side. traffic noise 24/7, also driunken/shouting/chanting in street well..."
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"The rooms we had on the 2nd floor 219-221 all had an outdoor area"
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"Maybe top floor"
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