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Caledonian Hotel

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked four nights at the Caledonian for a romantic Barcelona break. The hotel is ideally located next to Universitat metro and is within walking distance of many city attractions. Staff were helpful and courteous throughout our visit. We stayed in room 609 on the top floor, clean and very nicely furnished, with its own outdoor terrace with wonderful views of... More 

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel is in a fantastic location, around a two minute walk from the Universatat metro, which is also one of the drop off points for the Aerobus. Its a five minute walk into Plata Catalunya, which is the centre point for everything you want to see in the city, La Rambla branches off it and also the Cathedral. The room... More 

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Newcastle under Lyme
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23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a five night stay at this well located hotel just a 25 minute journey from the airport. We were greeted by very friendly and helpful staff. Room 102 was well maintained and clean with an excellent bathroom where towels were changed every day. Continental breakfast supplemented by scrambled eggs, bacon etc was served in a comfortable and... More 

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Laval, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in room 204 with 2 single confortable beds ,white clean sheets. The whole room is well renovated and the bath room is modern and extra clean. Hotel breakfast is a delight with choices for every taste from bread, eggs, bacon, viennoiseries, home made cake , delicatessen, fruit and yogurt. Though we don't see other rooms, the hotel is... More 

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Tirana
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43 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location was perfect, near the metro station as well as near the center even by walk. The staff were friendly, they had on onsite car park, free WiFi and secure luggage storage. The room was really big, there was a balcony and the travel cot was perfect.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading several mixed reviews on here, we travelled open minded not knowing what to expect. Upon arrival which was off the airport autobus shuttle (which dropped us opposite) we were impressed with the reception area and staff which were to greet us. We requested a higher room on the rear of the property as I had taken the advice... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I spent three nights in the Caledonian Hotel for a work trip in mid-October and whilst this hotel looks good online my experience was rather different. I must state this review is only for room 605 which I had the misfortune of staying in and perhaps the rest of the hotel looks like the website suggests. The best place to... More 

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Bazas, France
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Tiny single room at the back end of beyond, 6th floor. Clean and basic. Because of the laminate floor throughout corridors are echoey. Also noise from the main street. Nothing to recommend it. I have stayed in bigger and better rooms for half the price.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

beds were a little hard, staff spoke English and were knowledgeable about asnswering our questions, great breakfast buffet, good service storing our bags before and after check in times, well located to metro stop (university) nice area of Barcelona--safe, vibrant

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Essex, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had read the reviews before we booked so because of mixed reviews we took a chance. We e mailed reception before hand and requested a 6th floor room with a terrace if possible. The hotel has a kind of service road in front of it so the airport transfer minibus will drop off right at the door a lot... More 

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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 forum for bohemian youth, abuzz with the sights and sounds of late-night gatherings and talented skateboarders showing off their latest tricks.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Additional Information about Caledonian Hotel

Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 574, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Raval , Sant Antoni
Price Range: £44 - £139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Caledonian Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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Caledonian Hotel Barcelona, Catalonia
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#123 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#161 Family Hotel in Barcelona
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on top floor all have large outdoor terraces so soak up the sunshine & fab views.”
  • View from top floor room 609.
  • Large rooftop terrace.
 of 5 bubbles CarlG802, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“204, double room on the front à little bit noisy but others room options are available.”
 of 5 bubbles Mailancuctruc, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“High up and on rear of property”
 of 5 bubbles davidlucymax, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book a double, avoid a single at all costs!”
 of 5 bubbles 112gillianw, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Dont go for a single!”
  • thats about the width of the room
 of 5 bubbles sefaela, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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