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Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2011

stayed here for 4 days in november with my family. excellent location, rooms clean , good breakfast and lovely staff. will definitely stay here again if i return to barcelona

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2011

arrived 8thdec. The hotel is in a side street just off la ramblas. Clean,tidy hotel,Friendly receptionists. Room was basic but comfortable. Location is perfect to explore the city. It is onlt 2 star,but I,ve stayed in worse 3 star hotels. If your on a budget it,s ideal.We had 2 balconies and noise is not a problem,even after "Barca " beat...

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Coleraine, Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Reviewed 29 November 2011

The hotel was nice and clean and great staff. Breakfast was good and the price was very cheap. The location is great just off Las Ramblas and soo handy .

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admincalifornia, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel California, responded to this review

Good morning, thank you every much for your criticism and comments. We are very pleased to you had a good experience in our Hotel California. Just there is a misunderstanding that of course we have a lift-elevator in our hotel. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy new year 2012. We hope see you soon. Thank you and...

Gloucestershire, UK
Reviewed 21 November 2011

Stayed here in a single room for four nights in early November. Small bedroom but clean and comfortable but not the type of room to spend much time in other than to sleep. Very close to the old city and the Ramblas with many places to eat and drink nearby. Good continental breakfast included with helpful freindly staff on duty....

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Barry
Reviewed 16 November 2011

I just stayed for 3 nights with my wife. What a great little hotel, great location (so near to La Ramblas, Plac de Catalunya and the marina areas. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. The room was clean and continental breakfast a great start to the day. My wife was so impressed she is looking forward to going...

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durham
Reviewed 15 November 2011

we spent 3 nights in the hotel california for my husband's birthday. couldn't fault the room at all. we had 2 little balconies (e were on a corner). the sheets were spotless, the bathroom spotless, with plenty hot water. the towels were changed every day. breakfast was typical continental style with fresh bread, cheese, ham, cakes, croissants, cereals, various styles...

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Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2011

My daughter and I are just back from a weekend break in Barcelona. We stayed at the Hotel California and were not disappointed. Having booked the flights and hotel through Easyjet for, frankly, a song, I was slightly concerned about the accommodation. I read some earlier, fairly negative reviews on the hotel with particular regard to noise,cleanliness, and the attitude...

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molebert
Reviewed 13 November 2011

I stayed at the Hotel California for a couple of days before flying out of Barcealona after a conerfence outside of town. Everything people have posted about the helpfulness of the front desk staff is true. I was there during a festival, when it was difficult to get taxis/buses downtown, and they were very helpful providing suggestions about how to...

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Whitley Bay
Reviewed 5 November 2011

Stayed 3 nights with wife. First floor room overlooking the street. First night was Halloween - which preceded the Feast Day of All Saints - and the partying in the Square went on into the wee small hours. Our a/c blasted out hot air whatever the setting and the double glazing wasn't able to keep out the noise of the...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2011

Arrived 21st October, not sure what to expect. William (Guilermo) at desk so nice and helpfull, rooms spotless and location could not be better - we have stayed in more expensive hotels in barca and not felt so safe and comfortable. I would recommend this hotel to anyone. all reception staff very helpful with info on transport etc and also...

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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 )
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  • Free Breakfast
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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: ₹ 4,223 - ₹ 10,557 (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.”
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