Overview

Parallel
Best Housekeeping Staff

Poeta Cabanyes, 5-7, 08004 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
+34 933 291 104

AED 254+

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 1,939 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 6.4

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Close to public transport

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    About

    Location.

    The Parallel in Barcelona is tucked away in a small lane just off the busy Avinguda del Parallel. The hotel is a 15-minute walk from La Ramblas, the old town, and the cathedral. Barcelona Airport is 16 kilometers from the hotel. The extensive underground metro connects the hotel with the rest of central Barcelona, with most trips less than 20 minutes. The metro station closest to the hotel is Parallel.

    Hotel Features.

    Guests of the Parallel can use the business center's complimentary wireless Internet connection or unwind in the TV room after a day of sightseeing. Continental breakfast is available for a surcharge. The hotel's multilingual staff can organize dry cleaning services. Although there is no bar or restaurant at the hotel, staff can point guests in the direction of the numerous drinking and dining hot spots of Barcelona.

    Guestrooms.

    Guestrooms at the Parallel are bright and modern, featuring simple pine furniture, red bedspreads, fireplaces, and large mirrors. All 66 guestrooms have private bathrooms with bidets, direct-dial phones, LED TV with satellite channels, and complimentary wireless Internet connections.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • Cable or satellite TV
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 1,939 reviews
    • 9.7 "Perfectly clean."
      9.6 "96% said rooms were clean."
      9.7 "97% thought it was clean."
      8.8 "88% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 94%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 79%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      7.8 "78% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "Housekeeping was great, according to 87%."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      9.3 "93% thought, the hotel was modern."
      8.6 "86% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 8.2 "Food is delicious."
      9.2 "92% enjoyed the snacks that were offered."
      7.3 "73% loved the menu selection."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
      8.0 "80% were happy with the price."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
      5.6 "56% thought the minibar was ok."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the tv was ok."
    • 5.6 "Pool is mediocre."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 1,434 reviews
    • 9.7 "Perfectly clean."
      9.6 "96% said rooms were clean."
      9.7 "97% thought it was clean."
      8.8 "88% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
      8.4 "Easily accessible by car, said 84%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.5 "75% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "Housekeeping was great, according to 83%."
    • 8.2 "Food is delicious."
      7.9 "79% enjoyed the snacks that were offered."
    • 8.1 "Vibe was good."
      9.4 "94% thought, the hotel was modern."
      8.6 "86% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% thought the furniture was functional."
      5.9 "Only 59% thought the shower was ok."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 252 reviews
    • 9.8 "Perfectly clean."
      9.7 "97% said rooms were clean."
      9.7 "97% thought it was clean."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.2 "Vibe was good."
      9.4 "94% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.2 "Food is delicious."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.9 "Not very comfortable."
      4.7 "53% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.9 "71% thought it was too noisy."
      4.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 52%."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 19 reviews
    • 9.6 "Perfectly clean."
      9.4 "94% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 232 reviews
    • 9.8 "Perfectly clean."
      9.7 "97% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      9.3 "93% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      2.5 "75% thought it was too noisy."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Close to public transport"
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