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Placa de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

A metropolitan must have big squares. Barcelona has big squares. Big beautiful squares. Catalunya Square is one of them. Catalunya Square connects Tha Rambla and 6 other central streets. The Square is very large. Almost 200x200 meter with fountains, flowers, sculptures, rest areas, etc. Many...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice part of the city. There are lots of great stores and brands on the square and in the neighbourhood...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even on a rainy October afternoon this is an impressive square. Very busy with a few nice monuments to see.

Thank Cricketdad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is an usual square with a nice fountain, worth a visit but only for passing through. The Rambla is beginning from here so you basically can not miss it.

Thank T0rvik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Catalunia square and the hotel near are the best place to visit in Barcelona, because all important things to do and to see are in this area - like La Rambla main street, beach, restaurants, the shopping mall and so on.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Catalunya Square ( Plaça De Catalunya ) is without a shadow of a doubt one of the most famous plaza's in Barcelona. It's considered the heart of the city,it's were the old district ( Gothic Quarter ) meets the new district ( L'Eixample District )...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 11 October 2018

There are much nicer places to sit and watch the world go by in Barca to be honest. You will spend so much time checking your camera, back pack and pockets to take in anything. Fountains are good though.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 8 October 2018

On first impressions you would think this was Barcelona’s answer to London’s Trafalgar Square with the fountains, statues and of course the hoards of pigeons. It is a very central, convenient meeting point whereby as a tourist you can commence your exploring/visiting around the city....More

1  Thank bigbear26
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Plaça de Catalunya is the central location in Barcelona, sitting between the old town and the new town, and at the end of the Ramblas. It's also the terminus of the Aerobus, so the place many people will start their Barcelona visit. As well as...More

1  Thank Dave_Cowley_Road
Reviewed 1 October 2018

If you spend any time in Barcelona you'll end up passing thru this Square many times. On our latest visit we drove thru about five times in three days. At least once you ought to stop and enjoy it. Beautiful buildings, cafes , restaurants, and...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We took a day trip to Barcelona from Madrid. Express bus from Barcelona airport reasonably priced and we were in the city in no time. Dropped off at Plaça Catalunya at around 10 a.m. There is a wow factor to this place. The Plaça is...More

1  Thank 317elwynm
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DKPete_2013
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Response from Cass C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I only visited and haven't stayed in a Hotel in Catalunya however having searched on the web i see that gala Hotels in that vicinity offer rooms for around £39 a day. I cant guarantee what they are like and therefore... More
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Response from knucklebusted | Reviewed this property |
This is TripAdivsor's site, I'd probably check AirBnB's site but that's just me.
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