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Casa Marcelo Barcelona

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Brighton
Reviewed 19 November 2012

This stylish and cosy B&B has everything you'd need to enjoy your stay in Barca - fantastic location, warm and welcoming hosts, very clean. It's a beautiful old building in a historic neighbourhood. Great breakfast too - fresh bread, manchego cheese, jamon, fruit and other delicacies. We had a fantastic time and would love to come back to stay.

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Reviewed 11 November 2012 via mobile

We enjoyed the stay with Marcelo. His house was very tastefully decorated on the modern side. Located conveniently to most sites to visit. We bought a painting and he offered to wrap it for us very carefully do we don't have to worry about the long travel. The room is clean and spotless. Highly recommended. Joy and David

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Karlstad, Sweden
Reviewed 10 November 2012

It was a wonderful feeling to stay at such a hotel when you for the first time visited the big and large city of Barcelona. We felt that we had a home during these days, not only a hotel room. The kind atmosphere and the personal reception and service was unique.

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2012

If you are wondering where to stay in Barcelona this is really a no brainer - just stay here! Great location, very friendly staff and lovely host, super comfy bed to rest weary 'traveller legs', good coffee, and elegant decorations throughout.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I stayed at the Casa Oct 2012. It is very well run and the guests are extremely well looked after by bright friendly people who go that extra little bit to make your in Barcelona enjoyable.. It is conveniently located close to the beach, rail stations other tourist activities.

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Brentwood, California
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Barcelona was the first stop of our overall trip, so arriving at Casa de Marcelo marked the completion of 12 hours of traveling by plane, bus, and metro from California. How nice it was to sit down with Suzanna (sp?) in the main room where she got us some water, checked us in, then took the time to mark up...

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Canton, Michigan
Reviewed 31 October 2012

This was our first time in Barcelona. The staff was very helpful in assisting us on this adventure. We had outstanding service and accomodations. We would recommend staying at Casa de Marcelo. The surrounding area is easy to navigate. When we return to Barcelona we will stay here again. This B & B made our experience truly memorable.

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buenos aires
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Traveling by myself, half for work and half for pleasure, it was a perfect base for me. I think my room is the only one without an en-suite bathroom, but i never found that to be a problem. Also having been a b&b owner myself, i appreciated the way the house is run (the scheduling and being able to leave...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 October 2012

It was an enjoyable 5 night stay at the bnb and although we couldnt book in time for the personal toilet, we never once had a problem using it. Toilets and rooms were perfectly clean. The location is fantastic, located in the Gothic/El Born quarters with barceloneta beach just a short 5min walk away and one can either stop at...

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Reviewed 24 October 2012 via mobile

Get off at barceloneta metro which will be easier to locate the BnB. Spoilt for choices for food. BnB is only minutes away from the many alleys of shops as well which made it easier to go back for short rests. We stayed in Room 2 which is the smallest but room is clean and comfortable. Was skeptical about sharing...

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Staying in El Born / La Ribera

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent the moment you turn down one of its side streets. But this is one of the few labyrinths you might actually enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few places that live and breathe such exciting energy regardless of the time of day. This neighbourhood seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the city, reflected in its vast array of restaurants ranging from fancy Michelin-star establishments to trendy fusion restaurants. Here you'll find historical and cultural attractions such as the popular Picasso Museum and the Gothic cathedral La Santa Maria del Mar, where you just might be able to catch a traditional Catalan wedding.
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bed & Breakfast with charming and intimate atmosphere, located in Barcelona center (El Born district). 15 mins walk to the Ramblas, the beach, the Picasso museum, the Gothic quarter and the cathedral. Marcelo is looking forward to welcoming you at his house. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Marcelo Barcelona

Address: Carrer Rera Palau 2, 1-1, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Born / La Ribera , Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera
Price Range: $96 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Casa De Marcelo Barcelona Hotel Barcelona
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“Back rooms are quieter than street front”
louisebaird, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 to the rear of the building , we found spacious and quiet and the beds comfortable”
Coolnotes, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed the balcony room with the private bathroom. Closing the shutters helped with any street noise.”
ljpwisconsin, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Balcony room has a private bath. It is noisy at times. Inside rms are quiet, share a nice bath and are a bit dark. Heard no complaints.”
Cecilia_StPaul, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No 4 is one of the larger rooms”
SandraFamily, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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