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Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 17 July 2014

You need to know that the Residence is not a hotel. As a residence is a very good place. The Residence is near to "Marina" metro station. You can walk if you want. For example, i walked 20 minutes to reach the center of the city (Plaza Catalunya).I walked 10 minutes to reach the nearest beach. You can take the...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 19 May 2014

The best price in Barca really. These are university student dorms that they rent to tourists during the summer months. We had a room with a separate large living with a kitchenette. Comfy beds and ok bathroom. Clean and modern ikea like furniture. We used this place to sleep only as we were out visiting and exploring. It is a...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 10 August 2013

per 50€ per night for a single person, that place is "ok". this is a student residence filling up studios with tourists during the summer, nothing more. location is great. room decoration is basic. breakfast is poor and packed, i went once and then decided not to go anymore even if it was included. reception staff is helpful but service...

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Warsaw
Reviewed 11 October 2012

The location is great, next to a beautiful park, close to Marina metro station, not far to supermarket, easy access to center. We had a twin room with kitchen, air conditioning, tv, fridge. in the kitchen there was no kettle, nth to prepare a cup of tea or coffee, we had to use a saucepan to boil some water. Beds...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Despite some people find this hotel's not worth its price, i cannot agree with that: we stayed there in August 2012 for 11 nights and paid 780EUR for a twin room with kitchenette and fridge. Not that bad, i guess. The GOOD POINTS for choosing this place to hang out in Barca are the following: the price, wired internet speed...

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Szczecin
Reviewed 2 August 2012

We booked this hostel via their website. They offered a "single room double use" which we thought meant single bed for two people - don't be mistaken, what we got was a twin room - it wasn't comfortable for us as a couple. The most important thing though - don't go there in the summer. Fan is not enough to...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2012

it makes life difficult not to have air conditioning in june in barcelona. it was very difficult to breathe inside the room. dont ever choose a room that looks to the main street, it receives sun early in the morning, which makes it unbearably hot. curtains dont help to prevent from the strong sun. I was sweating during night while...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2011

I stayed here during the blazing hot summer months in 2011 whilst backpacking through Europe. Spain was a last minute decision, so the choices of hostels were limited. Be sure to enter in the address correctly - my iPhone reverted the address to an area about 15 minutes over - sucked at arriving at midnight. Regardless, the location is fairly...

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barcelona
Reviewed 26 August 2009

This is a great hostel, it is in a very good location close to arc de triomf metro and marina metro and other forms of transport supermarkets and restaurents and bars, it is clean safe and secure. it was great having ur own ensuite and mini kitchen the hostel has a 24 hour reception, staff can speak english but not...

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Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
The sounds of Marina Olympica's rocking boats and clicking mastheads swaying to and fro set an impressive backdrop for Ciutadella and Villa Olimpica. Follow the aromas of garlic, wine, and fresh local fish to the various restaurants running along the marina. A grand bronze fish statue soaring high above serves as a beacon to those searching for the renowned Casino Barcelona or the extremely popular nightclubs which practically lie on the beach itself.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This modern student residence offers functional rooms with a small kitchenette and free wired internet. It is situated next to Barcelona's Ciutadella Park, just a 15-minute walk from Barceloneta Beach. Part of Pompeu Fabra University, the La Ciutadella Residence Hall has a gym, 2 TV rooms, a games room with billiards, table football, table tennis and a furnished terrace. Guests can borrow laptop computers, hair dryers and irons from the 24-hour reception. Each simple room at La Ciutadella has a private bathroom, a kitchenette and free wired internet access. Some of the studios have a flat-screen TV and daily cleaning service. The residence is just 10 minutes' walk from Barcelona's Gothic Quarter. Estació del Nord Bus Station and Arc de Triomf Metro Station are around 500 metres away. Sant Martí is a great choice for travellers interested in beach, city trip and sightseeing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella

Address: Passeig Pujades, 33-37, 08018 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
Price Range: $94 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 234
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“choose rooms away from road facing. little bit less warmer.”
 of 5 bubbles Ashok883, 11 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Maybe my recommendation is not looking sunset. There is a lot of heat”
 of 5 bubbles Germancillo83, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
“ask for a room inside the courtyard, it won't be that noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles VVien76, 10 Aug 2013 | Read review
“room 101 has a street view with a noisy traffic, but it features two windows, which make the room look lovely and cozy. Even if it's very basic. Perhaps it wouldn't be that noisy, when the weather is not hot and you do not have to open both windows.”
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 of 5 bubbles futurestartsslow, 6 Sep 2012 | Read review
“dont ever choose a room on the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles touristt_12, 13 Jan 2012 | Read review
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