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Hotel Barcelona Universal

Hotel Class
4 out of 5



4.4 / 5Excellent
8,907 reviews


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Sant Pau del Camp
    3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Refugi 307
    6 min walk
  • Restaurant
    2 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Palo Cortao
    4 min walk
  • Airport
    Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.)
    14 min drive

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Book online or call:

+64 9913 4658
  • Standard Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Superior

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Triple Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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About this area


In the city centre, Hotel Barcelona Universal is in Barcelona's Ciutat Vella neighbourhood, an area with good airport proximity and shopping. Gran Teatre del Liceu and National Art Museum of Catalonia are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Palau Guell and Barcelona Cathedral. Barcelona Aquarium and Barcelona Zoo are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Sant Pau del Camp - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Refugi 307 - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Raval Cat - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Palau Guell - 9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Gran Teatre del Liceu - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Parc de Montjuic Station - 1 min walk
  • Barcelona Paseo de Gracia Station - 3 min drive
  • Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.) - 14 min drive


  • BAR TERRACE — 1 min walk
  • August — 2 min walk
  • Palo Cortao — 4 min walk
  • Lascar74 — 5 min walk
  • Zodiaco Barcelona — 6 min walk

About this property

Hotel Barcelona Universal

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 167 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and minibars. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include room service (during limited hours), coffee/tea makers and flat-screen TVs.



Check-in between 3 PM - 2 AM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

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 not allowed
Property Registry Number – HB-004114

Payment types

Important information


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 the 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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500 due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation. The seasonal pool will be open from January to December.Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

Property is also known as

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

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: EUR 26 per day

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: EUR 17 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

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

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station
  • Conference space


  • Pool sunloungers
  • Rooftop terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds


  • Bidet
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

Nearby activities


  • Bike hire
  • Golf
  • Scooter/moped hire
  • Skydiving

Where to eat

  • BAR TERRACE – Al fresco dining rooftop bar offering pizza. Serves lunch, dinner and light fare daily.


5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

Convenient location. Nice and clean. Did not get a good view from the hotel room. Had to close the curtain all the time.

Stayed 3 nights in Aug. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Wonderful friendly hotel , staff really helpful. Excellent location to sites , 10 min walk to la ramble , underground out front of hotel . Will def stay again

Stayed 3 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Location. Helpful staff. Great breakfast buffet. Comfortable bed.

Stayed 5 nights in Oct. 2019

4/5 Good

It was clean, very convenient to go to other parts of town from d hotel. Their breakfast was really nice & had a lot of variety to day from.

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

4/5 Good

Good area for food and transportation ~ front desk staff helpful

Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

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