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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hard one to rate really but served its purpose well. Room 7.5/10 [nice bathroom] reception 6/10 breakfast 7/10. JUST DONT GET A ROOM [with a balcony] AT THE FRONT AS ITS NOISY FROM THE BAR OPPOSITE TIL 2AM

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good, clean and inexpensive hotel in the very center of Barcelona. Clean, room was a small one, and breakfast is good to start your day. It is a small 2 star-hotel, but stuff is friendly, and my whole impression after 1 night stay is very good.

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Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The hotel is centrally located and easy to commute to different part of the City. This is right in the heart of hustle and bustle of the Barcelona. The breakfast was monotonous though, this could be improved.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Nice, clean, very central with friendly and helpful staff - we enjoyed our stay here. The price is reasonable but the breakfast, although tasty, was quite limited. Don't stay if you want quiet, as Hotel California is right in the heart of the action. Amazing locatioh.

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Location is good in the Old City and close to the Las Romblas. We arrived in pouring rain and had to walk a couple of blocks with bags, as the taxi could not drive down the hotel street. It was not a pleasant welcome from the receptionist. We arrived around 8am but had to wait until 1pm for a room...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Area is central to transportation and sites. HOWEVER not an area I would recommend to a single woman after dark. Front desk staff are rude and not helpful. Asked 6 months in advance for quiet room upper floor in the back and was given room 104 -low and noisy room with adjoining wall to elevator that 'moaned' each time it...

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Tel Aviv District, Israel
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I stayed here with my boyfriend last week and frankly, for the low price we'd paid, we expected much less - but we were both very satisfied. The location couldn't be better - two minute walk from the middle of La Rambla, and down an alley so it's still fairly quiet. Our room was on the fourth floor. We arrived...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Overall, a great place to stay. The location is excellent, close to las ramblas and major transportation links. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The only negatives are that some fresh fruit at breakfast would be nice, and the beds were very hard. These are only minor however and we would definitely stay here again.

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This hotel is just one street off of Las Ramblas, down an alley so was much quieter than the main street whilst still being in a great location for sightseeing. Everywhere was clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. The breakfast was a very nice continental. There are many restaurants and bars nearby so finding places to eat is...

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Ventura, CA
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the friendly staff at Hotel California and the easily accessible sites from our location. The bed was a bit hard but that was the worst I could say. For a short visit in this busy city, the room was fine.

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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The Hotel California is an urban hotel in the main centre of Barcelona. It's ​​recently refurbished and modernised and located in the historic, cultural and commercial heart of Barcelona. Only 1 minute's walk from the famous Ramblas and very close to the main tourist attractions of the city (the Gothic Quarter, La Pedrera, famous theatres and museums, cinemas, restaurants, shopping, the Port, etcetera). It is mainly characterised by an excellent customer and cleaning service that makes guests feel at home and experience a nice and comfortable stay in Barcelona. The hotel also offers you free services: WIFI (throughout the hotel), continental breakfast, hotel safe, room service and reception 24 hours and amenities. Its rooms have air conditioning / heating, LCD TV, international TV channels, telephone, desk, soundproofed windows and have private own bathroom with hairdryer, towels and everyday amenities. Its staff will help you in everything you need. All to experience an excellent value in the centre of Barcelona. Come and stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel California

Address: c/Rauric 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
Price Range: ₹ 4,028 - ₹ 10,376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel California 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
California Hotel Barcelona
Ca Barcelona
Hotel California Barcelona
Hotel Style:
#163 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#181 Family Hotel in Barcelona
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“Do not take rooms on 1st and 2nd floor, could be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles BarshaP_13, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms might be more quiet away from the streets below.”
 of 5 bubbles Jack1511, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the top floor if available - it's quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles corinne_anne1, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the front quite noisy, and the beds could be softer.”
 of 5 bubbles jackier498, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are much the same, could not recommend one or the other.”
 of 5 bubbles DavePease, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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