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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)
“great hotel”(336 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 21 March 2014

I stayed at this hotel during a conference, check-in was slow as the receptionist was checking-in another guest, nice that he felt the need to show them the sights on a map, but they hadn't asked for help and i was standing waiting, a colleague...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2014

We had a wonderful stay at the Barcelona Universal Hotel thaks to Francisco and Bernie. We were able to get a free upgrade to one of the Balcony Suites which was superb, although a little dissapointed with the jacuzzi not working. But all in all...More

1  Thank paul k
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Just returned from a 5 day stay at the Hotel Universal and cannot recommend highly enough. My hubby and I had a room with a balcony though didn't use it much as it didn't get the sun. Having said that we were out and about...More

1  Thank Oblolo
Reviewed 19 March 2014

I had the pleasure of staying here over St Patrick's weekend this year . Location-wise its brilliant, close enough to La Rambla and the Port that you can walk to them in 10mins but far enough that the street isnt too touristy. In saying that...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2014

We stayed at this hotel a few weeks ago for a long weekend. Based on past reviews I asked for rooms at the back of the hotel but in the end we had a room at the back and one on the street-side (on the...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
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$289 (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$104 - US$289 (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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Traveller (1178)
Room & Suite (720)
Pool & Beach (96)
Dining (45)
Amenities (46)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Nearby
El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this
gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an
excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
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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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"Choose 9th floor for rooms with a view and access to a balcony."
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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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