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Barcelona City Hotel Universal

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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good37%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“la rambla”(12 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Concierge
Free Parking
1 Star accommodation
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All reviewsla ramblacheap staymetro stationgreat central locationsome great restaurantsasked for a quiet roomthe breakfast areabasic hotelyogurttea and coffeedecent sizecasa batllolovely hotelrooftop pooltourist bustop floorport
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a week and loved it. The rooms are really nice and cleaned everyday. It has a great choice of breakfast which will suit everyone. The roof top pool and bar is great to chill out and relax after a day of walking...More

1  Thank gallego1968
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After 2 sleepless nights in a hot, noisy room with wafts of unsavory toilet smells from our ventless old bathroom, we walked Barcelona in a miserable stupor. The location is Central, but the roaring motorcycles meant you can't open windows.Stay away.

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Comfy cosy rooms (albeit quite minimalist), friendly staff and a banging location. The *primary* beauty of Hotel Univérsal are the side streets which sit behind. Our taxi driver 'warned' us of those streets, but the truth is, they were littered with gems. North African food...More

Thank NaanBred92
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed at this hotel, it is a basic one a bit overpriced for what is offering, luckily some of the staff make up for it (some are not that welcoming). Basic rooms, basic breakfast but good central location which can be very noisy...More

Thank ABurchi
Reviewed 24 September 2017

One of the staff members, a young Argentinian man was very helpful and pleasant. The others varied from indifferent to rude. Trying to find this property is unbelievable at 10:30 at night, The sign is not visible from the street and the push button is...More

1  Thank Peter D
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$ 98 - US$ 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 98 - US$ 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nearby
Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
...More
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andrea l
1 August 2017|
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Response from danieljamesbrown | Reviewed this property |
There is no kettle in the room. There's tea and coffee at breakfast only. There is a vending machine in the reception area which sells cold drinks and beer.
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Glen B
10 April 2016|
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Response from Rolf K | Reviewed this property |
Yes the have . You need to pay about 25 euros a day .
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Room Tips
"Even you go ahead to stay at this hotel, please do not take the breakfast and wifi reaches only in the common..."
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"Ask for a room that faces the rear of the hotel. Higher floors wold be better."
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"We were on the 8th floor with lovely views of city and sea"
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"Some rooms on the upper floor have a balcony and overlook the street."
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