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Barcelona Universal Hotel

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“metro station”(335 reviews)
“las ramblas”(346 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

We stayed at the Barcelona Universal Hotel In July, 2014. We found the hotel to be comfortable and the staff to be very accommodating. All employees were the most friendly and helpful I've seen in a while - from the front desk to the doorman...More

Thank Candy D
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 16 July 2014

Dear Guests; We apreciate your review thank you very much. Regards.

Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

I got a deal for this hotel, got it for about 75 pounds a night via hotwire secret hotel. For the price paid I will give it 5 out of 5 Location is good Soo many great restaurants nearby and Ramblas nearby Hotel room was...More

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Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 16 July 2014

Dear Sirs; Thanks for sharing your coments with us and other guests, Best regards,

Reviewed 10 July 2014

We stayed at the Universal Hotel for 3 nights and found it to be the perfect base for our family to explore Barcelona. My brother-in-law had booked this hotel and I was initially concerned about the surrounding area having read various reports that it was...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2014

Just returned from a 4night getaway at Barcelona Universal. Firstly very easy to access independentlt from the airport&tube station.location is ideal to everything!walking distance to la ramblas,the beach,restaurants,bars&tube station...a must for us as it allows you choices and options for day trips. hotel is very...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2014

I stayed for 3 nights. After all, it is all about hospitality. It is about whether you feel welcomed or not. The facilities and the room was not bad. But from what i experienced with hotel staff, i cannot recommend this hotel. 5:40am, I was...More

4  Thank Dan C
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 16 July 2014

Dear Customer; I am really sorry about your experience but I can not agree your comments. It is true we have no service at the reception as a bar service but all our rooms have a mini bar with several drinks and snacks. Our bar...More

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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
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Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 283 (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$ 95 - US$ 283 (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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that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
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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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Carla M
4 January 2018|
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Response from grantkc88 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel staff recommended the Tosca Palau restaurant. Upscale . Amazing food and service.
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"Our rooms were excellent and very quiet for such a central location"
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"We booked what they called a privilege room for just a bit more. I think it was worth it. The room was very..."
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"convenient location, luxurious breakfast, excellent restaurant, computers, pool on the rooftop, helpful staff"
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"I understand all rooms are comfortable"
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