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4.4 of 5 guest rating
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Superior
Room with view
269 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Privilege
Room with view
269 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Triple Room
366 square feet
3 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room
237 square feet
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Business hotel in the city center with rooftop pool

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities

Near La Rambla

This 167-room Barcelona hotel on Avenida Parallel is less than 1 kilometer from the Maritime Museum, La Ramblas and Old Town. The Paralel metro station is in front of the hotel.

Rooftop pool

Medea restaurant serves buffet-style breakfasts and a la carte lunch and dinner. Amenities include an unheated rooftop swimming pool offering city views. A fitness center is on site.

Free WiFi

Rooms are spacious and airy with light wooden floors and large windows, and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Bathrooms have towel warmers, telephones, and bidets.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator/lift
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Year Built 2001
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Outdoor pool
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 167
  • Television in common areas
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 10
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Catalan
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Hotel Barcelona Universal offers 167 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Barcelona hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Digital TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Bidet
  • Free wired Internet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Desk
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Electric kettle

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

BAR TERRACE - Overlooking the pool, this rooftop bar specializes in pizza and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Registry Number - HB-004114

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: EUR 100 per stay
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.21 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 17 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 26 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Barcelona Universal
  • Barcelona Universal
  • Universal Barcelona
  • Barcelona Universal Hotel Catalonia

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

The seasonal pool will be open from January to December.

Promotions

Free beverages for 2

Book a 3-night minimum stay for travel now-December 31, 2019 in a rate plan displaying the “Free beverages for 2” tag and receive 1 free drink per person, per stay at the bar.


Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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