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Hotel Rey Don Jaime I

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Greenhithe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Can't really fault this hotel, fabulous location, clean tidy rooms, and good value for money. We had a room with a little balcony which was lovely for a view into the streets. Only negative was the noise from the streets however anywhere in the city you would probably get this, didn't hinder sleep though.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

With 1* Rey don Jamie is never going to amaze but the hotel is clean and comfortable and in a great location to explore the city. I am not sure I was totally convinced by the security of the rooms but there were no problems when we stayed. The entrance is security controlled giving the hotel a but of extra... More 

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Was a bit expensive for the quality. Paid 90 euros for one night even tho all the websites said it was 60 euros, hence why we booked it. Quite a surprise when they handed us the receipt for 90 some euros and asked to sign. The rooms were OK. Had potential but they didn't seem to know what to do... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

Me & my friend stayed here for 2 nights whilst sightseeing in Barcelona. The room is a great size, with a balcony which we loved, and easy to get to main attractions from this central hotel. Clean room, friendly staff, would recommend for a short stay to anyone.

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Ponferrada, Castilla y Leon, Spain
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Whilst the staff were nice enough and friendly the place itself could really use a serious facelift. Good location but you can find something much better for the price. The paint is peeling off the walls and the whole place seems like it's falling apart.

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

I didn't have any issues with this property. It's not luxurious, but it's a budget hotel. It was clean and reasonably comfortable and it's located right by the Gothic Quarter and steps away from the metro. At first I thought the reception was a bit frosty as well, but once I got to know the older man up front, he... More 

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Reviewed 6 October 2015

The hotel was very basic but clean and the location excellent! We knew it would be noisy as it was on a busy street and near a square (public demonstrations etc) but we used ear plugs and had no trouble. The room was cleaned daily

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Hotel was good and clean. Staff were very friendly. Location is absolutely brilliant for Gothic quarter and not too far to walk to the beach. Plenty of places nearby to eat and side streets for cosy bars. Also very close to Jaume tube station. Only downside was no air-con, this meant we had to sleep with the windows open and... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

My husband and I have stayed all around the UK & EU for 10 wks for similarly priced hotels and this was by far the worst place along the way! The staff were rude and unhelpful, the wifi didn't work, the bed was the most uncomfortable fold out mess, the towels were so thread bare they tore a bit when... More 

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

This hotel located in the center of Barcelona. Tourist attractions are nearby (also metro stations), the beach is about ten minutes to walk. it was very loud 24/7. Lots of drunk people on the street all night long. Stuff was great, and helpful. The room and the bathroom was really old furnished, damaged.

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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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The AAE Rey Don Jaime is the most affordable option in the most central location! Just a few blocks off Las Ramblas, we are surrounded by the restaurants and bars and within walking distance to the beach. The metro is only a block away. We offer clean rooms, all with ensuite sleeping 1-4 persons. On site restaurant and free wifi is available to all guests. We have 24 hour front desk staff that will help you with any questions or tour info. All linens and towels are included in the price. ... more   less 

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Address: C/ Jaume I, 11 | Barrio Gótico, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
Price Range: $51 - $527 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Rey Don Jaime I 1*
Number of rooms: 46
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“Very rundown and noisy no AC”
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“I choose windowless room for quietness and price, but was very stuffy and hot.”
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“Bring ear plugs if you are a light sleeper, wifi can be temperamental and is best by the stairs.”
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“Wifi is working better in corner rooms than in middle of building.”
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“Close to reception if you want to get a good wifi reception”
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