Get an overview of this hotel4-star Barcelona hotel in Ciutat Vella, walk to Palau Guell

Popular property highlights

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

Location

Located in Ciutat Vella, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Sant Pau del Camp, Refugi 307 and Rambla del Raval. Raval Cat and Columbus Monument are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel features

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.

Room amenities

All 167 soundproofed properties 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 televisions.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Barcelona Universal features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. A computer station is located on-site, and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of A 24-hr business centre and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 0 square feet (0 square metres) include conference rooms. This business-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library and tour or ticket assistance. Parking is available on-site at a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in March 2015.

Hotel Barcelona Universal is a smoke-free property.

  • 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 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • 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

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

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

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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 specialises in pizza and serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Children aged under 17 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • 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 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Hotel Registry Number - HB-004114

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 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: EUR17 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR26 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR2500 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. One child aged 2 years old or younger stays for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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