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Grand Hotel Central

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#30 of 514 Hotels in Barcelona
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2015

My wife and stayed at the Grand Central for a long weekend. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, the staff couldn't do enough for us - friendly, welcoming and helpful. The hotel is in an excellent position for sightseeing and restaurants. Highly recommend it!

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Reviewed 14 March 2015

i stayed at the hotel from March 5th to 8th. i had a great time and i was very satisfied with the service.I specially want to mention a front office worker, called David. He was always very professional and polite. He seemed to have an answer to every question i could ask. Overall i can say i really enjoyed my...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 12 March 2015

The location of this hotel is superb and the staff very helpful. However, I was expecting a bit more from the room. I was struggling a bit with just one piece of luggage as there was no place to keep it. I had it on the floor for a day before I asked reception is they could help and got...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 12 March 2015

I stayed at the Grand Hotel Central last week during the Mobile World Congress. My stay was great, I loved the hotel and the location but what stood out most was the amazing service and the professionalism of all the staff - from reception, to restaurant, housekeeping etc. Will definately repeat again!

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Brisbane
Reviewed 10 March 2015

It's very central to the old town sightseeing and the restaurants of El Born. The hotel is modern and nice. It has a great breakfast. The staff is very good. Despite being on a major road, the noise was virtually non-existent because of window glazing.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2015

This hotel is in a brilliant location if you want to be in the Gothic area of Barcelona. The staff at the hotel are all very friendly and helpful. The rooms are large are airy with a good bathroom. Well designed and everything works well with a minimum of fuss, which is what you actually want in a hotel bedroom....

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Italy
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I had great time at the GHC. It is so close to most of he main landmarks but it is so quit and relaxing. The view from the rooms is not excellent but rooms and common areas are very very nice. Very good service, from the reception to the restaurant personnel. Breakfast nice, not enormous but complete and super quality

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 9 March 2015

I travel a lot and have around 70 hotel nights per year. This one stands out. Yes, it's five star hotel. But it's not posh, stiff-upper-lip five star. It's friendly, we will do our outmost for you to enjoy your stay five star. The hotel is rather small. You get to know the very helpful staff. If you want advice...

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Fairview, Texas
Reviewed 9 March 2015

My husband and I absolutely loved this hotel. It is hard to find a king size bed outside the USA but the Grand Central has them and a very spacious and comfortable clean modern room. My husband is 6'7" and needs some room. We had it here. We could not have asked for a better location. Loved Loved Loved it....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 March 2015

A great hotel perhaps less well known or glamorous than other more established global brands (Ritz, W, Four Seasons etc) but an idyllic location and ambience nonetheless. What they lacked in room size was certainly made up for by attention to requests and overall warmth of the staff. The rooms were small - yes - however in a city such...

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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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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Grand Hotel Central, a home in the heart of Barcelona where the amenities and luxuries of a five-star hotel are combined with a sense of style and elegance. The hotel has a perfect location between the Gothic district with its spectacular Cathedral or the ancient city walls and "el Born". 147 spacious rooms & suites with the best of modern design. Its very famous infinity pool, the Avalon Restaurant where the awarded Chef Ramon Freixa presents affordable cuisine to share with friends, the stylish the City Bar offering all day dining including salads, sandwiches and a wide cocktail menu surrounded by good music in a relaxing atmosphere, the Gallery our art space perfect for private events, the Wellness Suite with its carefully designed treatments, the Thermal Suite that offers a private steam and sauna experience, the well equipped Fitness Center, and a dedicated team who understands your specific requirements for any meeting or event in one of our multiples spaces... All creates a unique lifestyle and fashionable experience with a sense of elegance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Central

Address: Via Laietana 30, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Born / La Ribera
Price Range: $422 - $878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Central 5*
Number of rooms: 147
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Barcelona
Grand Hotel Central Barcelona
Grand Central Hotel Barcelona
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#13 Green Hotel in Barcelona
#17 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#18 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#27 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
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“The rooms are tiny, but quiet and they have the wonderful "blackout" options. Also enjoy the bathroom showers!”
richardtX7137BO, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Executive Room is Excellent. Concierge is excellent for suggesting activities”
kimianks, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“I do not believe there is a bad room, very quiet”
Repligator, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“High always better in cities for quiet and views”
carolined991, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Always ask for a corner room ”
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