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Catalonia Eixample 1864
Ranked #205 of 515 Hotels in Barcelona
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Stayed here on business last summer for four nights.
This is a nice hotel, only 15 minutes walk from Catalonia square.
Centrally located, this hotel offers easy access to public transportation.
The staff were nice and very helpful.
Breakfast was good.. so was the coffee.
It was a pleasant stay! :)

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled on business
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2014

Dear guest,
thank you very much for your comments about our Hotel. This feedback is the best quality barometer that we have. I will pass through my staff your opinion, they will be more than pleased to receive them. Best regards

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Reviewed 1 January 2014

Stayed at this wonderful hotel for one week while touring Barcelona and was very pleased
with quality of service and location! Centrally located, this hotel offers easy access to public transportation. Very comfortable and surprised with bountiful breakfast buffet.

  • Stayed: December 2013, travelled with friends
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2014

Dear guest,
thank you very much for the time you spent writting this comments in Trip Advisor. My staff and me are so proud of it and of course, we look forward to welcoming you soon in Catalonia Berna. Kind regards

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Reviewed 17 December 2013

Good location and centrally located in Barcelona. You can walk to many attractions from here. It is farther from the beach. Breakfast very good in the morning. The rooms are a decent size for Europe. Bathrooms are on the small side.

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled with family
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2014

Dear guest,
thank you very much for your comments about our Hotel. I am so proud of. I will pass them through all my staff , which will be more than pleased to welcoming you again here. Kind regards.

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Reviewed 26 November 2013

We just came back from spending 3 nights in Barcelona and stayed at the Catalonia Berna Hotel. I can't say enough good things about the staff (both reception and dining room), They were very friendly and helpful with all of our questions.
The room was just fine Everything you need for a city holiday. For the toiletries bath gel and shampoo are in one and there is no body lotion, so keep that in mind if you prefer them separate or like to use body lotion.
The breakfast was more than fine. Everything you could need from a breakfast and then some extra. There was also a chef making fresh omelets.
The location of the hotel is really convenient if you, like ourselves, plan to go and see several different parts of the city. Metro is close and convenient, but there are plenty of things to do nearby that are walking distance.

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

Dear guest,
thank you very much for your comments about our Hotel. It is a great pleasure for us knowing that we satisfy your expectations. We wait for you on your next visits to Barcelona. Ypu will be more than welcome.
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

A nice hotel, 10 minutes walk from Catalonia square.
Rooms are little small, and in the morning you hear the staff carts in the corridors.
The reception and the bellboy were nice and very helpful. Breakfast meets the ends, good coffee.
It was what we needed for our trip.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with family
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

Dear guest,
thank you very much for the time you spent writting about us. We are so pleased with. We would like to see you soon in our Hotel, and in the city of Barcelona. Kind regards

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Reviewed 4 November 2013 via mobile

A nice hotel with a nice service, small rooms but ok. It is not a 4 Star hotel but a nice max 3 Star from my point og view. The restaurant is very poor with bad service, we didn't get what we ordered and the waiter was rude about it... Breakfast buffet was perfect.....

Stayed: November 2013
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2013

Dear guest,
thank you very much for the time you spent writting our comments about our hotel. It has a great value for my staff and me. Of course, I will pass throuhg my F&B department your note with the bad experience in the restaurant, in order to improve in the future. Do not hesitate to contact us in your next visits. Kind regards.

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Reviewed 20 October 2013 via mobile

I stayed at the Catalonia Berna hotel for a recent business trip, extended with a night for pleasure/sight seeing the following day for convenience.

The hotel is of a modest size and is comfortable. Not the best I have stayed in but certainly not the worst, and for business use I would stay again.

The hotel is well located, central, with easy on foot access to most of the main sightseeing attractions and shopping areas and good metro link access. It is very near to our Spanish office hence using for business trips.

The staff are friendly and have a good knowledge of English.

When I stayed here the hotel was fully booked and unfortunately this meant that the option of an early check in / late check out was no available which was disappointing.

The only compliant I would have is the lack of organisation at breakfast. With the hit so busy they seemed very ill prepared for guests. Lack of seating for the number of people meant long queues at breakfast for a table and when you finally got seated there was a long delay for drinks due to insufficient cups and a broken coffee machine. The service was not great in the breakfast area either. Once you were luck enough to be seated the restaurant did boast a good variety of morning food and the chefs egg white omelette was a knock-out! Good selection of food and fresh too so no complaints there.

The rooms are well kept and comfortable although you cannot sleep with the windows open if you are sensitive to traffic noise. Best to keep them closed and use the air con. One niggle with the room was the lack of proper pillows. 1 per person and not a standard size/shape they were also hard.

A nice set of toiletries are in the room and are replenished daily. The minibar is also well stocked - and the bonus...it even has haribo!

On the nights I was working after venturing out for dinner an earlyish night in the room was made easier to stomach as I could understand the tv - a good choice of channels in both Spanish and international languages.

All in all the hotel is ok if you are only after somewhere to rest your head at the end of the day one especially if you want somewhere quite central. Anyone wanting luxury or who plans to spent a significant amount of time in the hotel/room may wish to look elsewhere.

Top tip : make sure you get down to breakfast early ahead if the queues if the hotel is booked full.

Stayed: October 2013, travelled on business
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MARTA A, Director General at Catalonia Eixample 1864, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2013

Dear guest,
thank you very much for your comments about our Hotel. It helps to other travellers, and also your experience is the best quality barometer that we have. Sure, your comments will help us to improve many aspects of our service. Thank you so much and best regards.

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Address: Roger de Lluria 60, 08009 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly Catalonia Berna Hotel)
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Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#138 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#150 Family Hotel in Barcelona
Price Range: £74 - £176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Catalonia Eixample 1864 4*
Number of rooms: 124
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Catalonia Eixample1864 is located in the heart of Barcelona, close to Passeig de Gracia and only a few minutes away from Plaza Catalunya and the city's old quarter. The hotel is situated in one of the first residential buildings built in Barcelona's Eixample district by Catalan architect Josep Cerda. Built in 1864 in an eclectic style of classical inspiration, it has been classified as a historic monument. The hotel is furnished in a modern and elegant style. ... more   less 
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