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“Pleasant stay”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Hesperia Sant Joan

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Hesperia Sant Joan
Ranked #202 of 521 Hotels in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Pleasant stay”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

It was overall a pleasant stay! Friendly staffs, Clean room and kitchen. There was a direct bus from airport to the hotel (about 30 mins) so wouldn't complain about the location. Great value for money!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

We were there from 4~9 July .at the first we faced with a nice girl as a reception ,but anfortunatly due to long distance to the city centre and getting crowded metro, we have lost our passport in subway(stolen),then when we wanted another reception ,look like old woman ,to scan police report to mail for embassy ,she told us that it would be charged 2.5 euro and also never ask us about our situation .
But at the check out time again the nice girl help us to print our booked ticket to get Madrid to go embassy.
Conclusion:
1-Far away from city centre and get tired to go and back city centre about 1 hour.
2-cheap behavior with customers same as business company.
3- to visit Barcelona city as 24 h live city ,the hotel should be near city centre to avoid getting tired in come back to hotel.
3- some of reception have unlikely behavior.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

We have stayed there for three nights.
- The suits were very noisy, because the is no carpet in and outside the suits.
- The ceiling were dripping water!
- The wireless internet was terrible.
- They didn't give us a double bed although we had booked 2 month before! Seems the number of double beds are very limited.
- The place is way out of the town!
- The area is not feeling safe specially after 11 pm.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank amoridi
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Toulouse, France
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014

We didn't expect this but the whole Hotel is actually only suites. We ended up with a flat of about 50 square meter, a giant king size plus bed, a kitchen and a bathtub. Total for this 3 rooms + parking (crazy expensive in Barcelona) about 340€ for 5 nights, 67€ per night. Regarding the location (10 minutes by tramway), the quality of the service (3 stars hotel) and the actual appartment we got, that's a pretty good deal. On the other hand, and to be perfectionist, I'd say that the flat smelled like cold tobacco which is unpleasant at first but it vanishes after a while when the AC's on or the windows are open. Also, even if you're on the edge of Barcelona, you're in a residential part which means that you don't have much to do downstairs. There's a big mall at 5 minutes by walking if you wanna cook. Otherwise in 10 minutes by tram you're downtown. It's worth saying that the tram stop at 2am, so you're left with taxis. And last but not the least, the wifi is terribly slow!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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5 Thank JulianChina
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North-East England
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014

We have just returned from a fantastic stay at this hotel, you couldn't ask for more. Check in was very quick and welcoming, all of the staff are very friendly and helpful. We stayed in one of the rooms with kitchenette, I requested a kitchen pack from reception with cutlery, crockery, pans etc and it arrived 2 mins later. Rooms are very spacious, sitting/eating area and seperate bedroom with a huge bed plus a balcony over looking the pool. No outside noise just chairs scrapping in other rooms. TV in both rooms. Pool area was very enjoyable after a long days sight seeing, water was freezing though. Area around hotel very nice for an evening walk, with a few bars, cafe/restaurants ,supermarkets( which do open on Sundays) and a lovely bakery. There are also lots of play parks for kids. Only 30 mins in to Barcelona by tram & metro €10.30 for T10 ticket= 10 rides (you can share ticket) make sure to have change to buy tickets, the machines don't accept notes. T3 tram line is 10 mins quicker than T2 get off at Maria Cristina to get the metro. Getting to and from the airport take the L77 bus which stops in front of the hotel, it picks up at all terminals but on return journey you have to get off at terminal 1 and take the free shuttle bus. Would definitely stay at this hotel again.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014

Great value for the price.....2 people, stayed here 3 nights, nice apartment, really big, cleaned every day, kitchen empty, but you can rent kitchenette, but we don't need. There is Mercadona shop on T3 stop near the hotel, where you can buy sth for breakfast. We had ap to the garden, 5th floor with nice view, higher would have better view to Barca. A little noisy mornings, when staff start to clean rooms, but I traveled other hotels in Europe and it was the same and I think that in Barca, where is the night life you should count with some noise. Wifi works, but is slower, but you can surf with that. Transport to the center takes around 1 hour, depends when the tram arrives. You can use T3 tram and L3 metro or T2 tram and L5 metro. We bought T10 ticket (buying machines at each metro station), you can use for tram, bus and metro, within 75 minutes it counts as 1 journey. Every journey must be validated at each transport type even it is within 75 minutes. Be aware that if you once leave metro and than access the same station, even within 75 minutes, it will be counted as 2 journeys. Also traveling at midnight the route will be counted as 2nd journey after the midnight.

Room Tip: Rooms to garden have balcony and upper 5th floor with nice view.
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Holbæk, Vestsjalland, Denmark
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96 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014

We had a great stay in a fine apartment - the biggest bed ever, two televisions, but it is too hot in Barcelona to be without a balcony, which only one half of the hotel has. The kitchen is totally empty. Just a few cups and knifes would make a huge difference. The Breakfast buffet is great! We used public transportasions which is close, but it almost takes one hour to get to central parts of Barcelona. The garden with pool is a good element!

Room Tip: Get an apartment to the garden. They apparently have a balcony.
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Hesperia Sant Joan
Address: Josep Trueta, 2 | Sant Joan Despi, 08970 Barcelona, Spain
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Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Barcelona
#121 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#122 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#155 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Hesperia Sant Joan 3*
Number of rooms: 128
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hesperia San Joan Suites is located at the northern end of Avenida Diagonal in Barcelona, giving guests fast and easy access to the city's business and shopping areas. ... more   less 
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