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Barcelona City Hotel Universal

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Arago 281. 2nd fl 1a, 08009 Barcelona Spain See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Concierge
Free Parking
Pool
1 Star accommodation
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All reviews la rambla cheap stay metro station small rooftop pool great central location short walk yogurt tea and coffee casa batllo definitely stay here again tourist bus street noise around the corner parel city euros proximity
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

Hotel was ok for the money, it was clean and breakfast was decent enough for a couple of night stay. WIFI was non existent in my room, none of 3 networks were visible and that was a big problem for me. Street noise could be...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank milan1201
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Honestly I wish I could give this hotel higher than 5 stars! Each and every member of staff was lovely, warm and kind to us. We felt very well looked after, from the people on reception to the breakfast staff to the bartenders! Without fail...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank LonePineKath
Reviewed 19 July 2018

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

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank gallego1968
Reviewed 15 July 2018 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.

Date of stay: July 2018
2  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

Date of stay: May 2018
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About
Description
Welcome to Barcelona City Hotel- Hotel Universal!Barcelona City Hotel is a hotel located in Barcelona center, a few meters away from Passeig de Gracia. Our hotel offers you value for money just two More blocks away from the Placa Catalunya, where the Gothic Quarter and the famous Ramblas of Barcelona begin.Enjoy the city and relax in your room with free wifi, flatscreen TV, private bathroom, air-conditioned, heating... Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$ 49 - US$ 182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Universal Hotel Barcelona
Location
Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > La Dreta de l'Eixample / Eixample
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$ 49 - US$ 182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Universal Hotel Barcelona
Location
Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > La Dreta de l'Eixample / Eixample
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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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andreal839
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 RolfK362 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the have . You need to pay about 25 euros a day .
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Room Tips
"Do not choose 207 as there is no WIFI in it."
milan1201
13 Nov 2018
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"Even you go ahead to stay at this hotel, please do not take the breakfast and wifi reaches only in the..."
502adityaj
13 Jun 2017
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"Ask for a room that faces the rear of the hotel. Higher floors wold be better."
K4420JFjohns
25 Mar 2017
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"We were on the 8th floor with lovely views of city and sea"
Gillypops1188
6 Oct 2016
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