Colon Hotel - Barcelona

Av. De La Catedral, 7 Barcelona 08002, Barcelona, Spain, 08002  show map
 4 stars
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Colon Hotel - Barcelona

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Verified Reviews:

  • Good breakfast - Free internet - Great value
  • Bathroom was well appointed - No swimming pool - Balcony overlooked the cathedra
  • Room was small - Efficient service - Rich breakfast
  • Nice lobby - Friendly staff - Poor hair dryer
  • Location was perfect - Convenient car parking - Elegant decor

Overview

The Colon Hotel is placed in the heart of the city, in front of the Cathedral and a short subway ride away from major attractions, providing a perfect base for exploring Barcelona. Innumerable shops and restaurants are close by and trendy Las Ramblas is within walking distance from the hotel.


This 4-star property is sited in the historical building, dating back the year 1951, right by the oldest area of city – Gothic Quarter. Traditional and elegant outside, the hotel has the most up-to-date amenities and stylish interior design.


The guestrooms are spacious, soundproofed and air conditioned. Some of them feature wonderful view on the famous Barcelona Cathedral. 147 rooms have large bathrooms, hairdryer, satellite/cable TV, phone, safe, and minibar. Non-smoking rooms, ironing facilities, extra bedding, towels and cribs are provided on request.


The entire property is wheelchair accessible and has Wi-Fi access. Among the services there are the following: 24-hour front desk, concierge, ticket service, business facilities and well-equipped meeting and event rooms, parking, laundry, baby sitting, luggage storage and safety deposit-box.


There are several on-site dining venues: restaurants serving local and Mediterranean dishes, piano bar with live music every evening and a lounge bar offering light snacks and drinks throughout the day. A buffet breakfast is provided at an extra fee.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   139.

Dining options

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 18.50 per person per night. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 28 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Colon Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
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Hotel Address:

Av. De La Catedral, 7 Barcelona 08002, Barcelona, Spain, 08002

Get directions
City Center
  • Barcelona
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
    700 m
  • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
    700 m
Underground stations
  • Jaume I
    300 m
  • Urquinaona
    600 m
Restaurants
  • BUN BO VIETNAM (cuisine: Vietnamese)
    50 m
  • 4 Gats (cuisine: Spanish)
    210 m
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    420 m
  • La Playa de Sitges
    650 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    139

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Single Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
Size: 46m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Beds are bigger than the average size of a single bed, making this room very comfortable.

Room facilities
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 46m2
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    They have complete bathroom with hair dryer, bathrobe and slippers, telephone, safety deposit box, mini bar, high definition satellite TV, free internet access, heating and air conditioning.

    Room facilities
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      Standard Double Room overlooking the Cathedral
      Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
      Size: 46m2
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      You can also enjoy an impressive view of the Barcelona's Cathedral.

      Room facilities
        Standard Triple Room
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        29 sq. metres

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        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
        Size: 53m2
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Spacious rooms with separate sitting area

        Room facilities
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          Superior Triple Room (extra bed)
          Bed type: Triple
          Size: 19m2
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          These spacious rooms have been completely refurbished with three beds.

          Room facilities
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            Double room, up to 4 people (2 extra beds)
            Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
            Size: 46m2
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            These spacious rooms have been completely renewed.

            Room facilities
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              Superior Double Room overlooking the Cathedral
              Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
              Size: 53m2
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              • Free Wi-Fi
              • Air conditioning
              • Private bathroom
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              These rooms have a view of the Cathedral

              Room facilities
                Superior Double Room overlooking the Cathedral with Terrace
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                They have complete bathroom with hair dryer, bathrobe and slippers, telephone, safety deposit box, mini bar, high definition satellite TV, free internet access, heating and air conditioning. These rooms have a view of the Cathedral and a spacious terrace with garden furniture.

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                Junior Suite overlooking the Cathedral
                Bed type: Double Bed
                Size: 46m2
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                • Free Wi-Fi
                • Air conditioning
                • Bathtub
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                These rooms have a view of the Cathedral.

                Room facilities

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Colon Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Av. De La Catedral, 7 Barcelona 08002, Barcelona, Spain, 08002

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Barcelona
                    500 m
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
                    700 m
                  • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
                    700 m
                  Underground stations
                  • Jaume I
                    300 m
                  • Urquinaona
                    600 m
                  Restaurants
                  • BUN BO VIETNAM (cuisine: Vietnamese)
                    50 m
                  • 4 Gats (cuisine: Spanish)
                    210 m
                  Beaches
                  • Museu del rei de la Magia
                    420 m
                  • La Playa de Sitges
                    650 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2011
                  • Number of rooms:
                    139

                  Hotel Awards

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                  Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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                  Colon Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  Popular areas

                  • Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic) - 200 m

                  Places of interest

                  • Plà de la Seu - 100 m
                  • Archivo Catedral - 100 m
                  • Barri Gòtic - 100 m
                  • Arquebisbat de Barcelona - 100 m
                  • Plaza Sant Jaume Tourism Office - 200 m
                  • Plaça Sant Jaume - 200 m

                  Convention centers

                  • Agrupacio Excursionista Catalunya - 200 m
                  • Euscal Etxea - 300 m

                  Shopping areas

                  • Portal de l'Angel - 200 m

                  Amusement

                  • Associacio Orquestra de Cadaques - 100 m
                  • Ballooning SL - 200 m
                  • Washing Machine Records Sl - 300 m
                  • Q-Zar Galaxy S.L. - 400 m

                  Historical sites

                  Museums

                  • Museu d'Història de la Ciutat - 100 m

                  Theaters

                  • Agrait D'aguantar - Nos - 100 m
                  • palau de la musica catalane - 300 m
                  • Teatro Borras - 400 m

                  Underground stations

                  • Jaume I - 200 m

                  Local Attractions

                  • Basilica of the Sagrada Familia - 2.0km
                    Sardenya Street, Barcelona
                  • Rambla del Mar - 1.6km
                    Port Vell, Barcelona
                  • Fundacio Sunol - 1.7km
                    Passeig de Gracia 98, Barcelona
                  • La Pedrera - Mila House (Casa Mila) - 1.6km
                    Carrer de Provenca 261 - 265, Barcelona
                  • Museu de la Musica - 1.7km
                    L'Auditori. Lepant, 150, Barcelona

                  Near the hotelNear the hotel

                  • Museu Diocesa - 20 m
                    Av. de la Catedral, 4, Barcelona
                  • College of Architects of Catalonia, Picasso Wall - 90 m
                    Placa Nova, 5, Barcelona
                  • Ciutat Vella (Old City) - 110 m
                    Bounded by Rambla, Universitat, Laietana and Ferran, Barcelona
                  • MUHBA Museo de Historia de Barcelona - 180 m
                    Placa del Rei, s/n. Barri Gotic, Barcelona
                  • Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares) - 60 m
                    Placa de Sant lu 5-6, Barri Gotic, Barcelona
                  • Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic) - 260 m
                    between Las Ramblas & Via Laiteana, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona
                  • Museu Del Calcat - 160 m
                    Pl. de Sant Felip Neri, Barcelona

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • BUN BO VIETNAM - 50 m

                    Address: Carrer Sagristans
                    Phone: 933011378

                    60% likes this, based on 240 reviews
                    Cuisine: Vietnamese

                  • Shunka - 70 m

                    Address: c/Sagristans 5
                    Phone: 93 412 4991

                    82% likes this, based on 259 reviews
                    Cuisine: Japanese
                    Price Range: GBP 26 - GBP 103

                  • Taverria del bisbe - 30 m

                    Address: Avinguida de la Cathedral

                    62% likes this, based on 27 reviews
                    Cuisine: Coffee Shop

                  • 4 Gats - 210 m

                    Address: Carrer Montsio 3 bis
                    Phone: 93 302 41 40

                    59% likes this, based on 857 reviews
                    Cuisine: Spanish
                    Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 61

                  • Restaurante Bilbao-Berria - 110 m

                    Address: Placa Nova 1
                    Phone: +34 933170011

                    81% likes this, based on 417 reviews
                    Cuisine: Tapas, Spanish

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2011
                  • Number of rooms:
                    139

                  Hotel Awards

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                  Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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                  Colon Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Colon

                  Average guest rating

                  8.2out of 10
                  Excellent
                  Based on 371 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Location
                  7.0
                  Rooms
                  8.0
                  Value
                  10.0

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Single
                    4.2

                    The location is nice.

                    The room looks so cheap, and staff was not friendly.

                  • Group of friends
                    8.2

                    I liked the proximity to shopping, sightseeing, and restaurants.

                    I found the beds uncomfortable. I also do not understand the concept of having 2 single beds pushed together. Why not have a full size bed? We are married & not used to sleeping in separate beds. I know the beds are side by side, but it is not the same as sleeping in the same bed.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.0

                    Our room faced the square with the Cathedral but the double glaze doors blocked out excessive noise. The hotel is also very central, we were able to walk to all the sights we wanted to see.

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    Hotel was great - very comfortable, exception service, ideally located and great value for money.

                    Limited range of television channels.

                  • Single
                    10.0

                    Concierge services are excellent and the location is perfect.

                  • Single
                    5.0

                    The best thing is the location and The room was big

                    A very old hotel exept the lobby

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    Location

                    Was told on arrival that we could check in at noon, but the room was not ready until 2pm

                  • Single
                    5.4

                    lack of facilities.dated decor and style of rooms

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    Excellent location. Clean, large rooms. Friendly staff.

                    Breakfast buffet is poor for 18 euro.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    Perfect location, quiet efficiency, no gratuitous ostentation

                  • Older travelers
                    7.0

                    Location was good, the view (5th floor view of the Barcelona Cathedral) with open french type windows, and the restaurant/bar was convenient, offered good choices and excellent food. The room was very well equipped and traditional in style.

                    The bed was not a King (too small) and the bedding could be updated but was clean and comfortable. Did not like the bathtub/shower because it did not have a proper enclosure so the water got all over the bathroom floor. Would have liked to have had an iron in the room.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Competent, helpful, knowledgeable and cheerful staff. Highly recommend the staff and the hotel.

                    Nothing to complain about at all, other than the little bit of noise that inevitably comes with being right at the heart of things.

                  • Single
                    7.8

                    The location of the hotel was excellent, in the old quarter walking distance to the major attractions. The rooms were modern and nicely decorated.

                    The wireless internet signal was too weak for reception in the rooms so I had to sit in the lobby area to get a connection. The hotel can be a little noisy but it did not trouble me too much.

                  • Group of friends
                    8.8

                    Situation of the hotel in the town / comfort and very nice staff. Excellent meals

                  • Couple
                    9.2

                    The friendlyness of the receptionist and hotel employees

                    The shower that could not be fixed higher

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Colon Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Av. De La Catedral, 7 Barcelona 08002, Barcelona, Spain, 08002

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Barcelona
                    500 m
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
                    700 m
                  • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
                    700 m
                  Underground stations
                  • Jaume I
                    300 m
                  • Urquinaona
                    600 m
                  Restaurants
                  • BUN BO VIETNAM (cuisine: Vietnamese)
                    50 m
                  • 4 Gats (cuisine: Spanish)
                    210 m
                  Beaches
                  • Museu del rei de la Magia
                    420 m
                  • La Playa de Sitges
                    650 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2011
                  • Number of rooms:
                    139

                  Hotel Awards

                  SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBarcelonaColon

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

                  Use Badge

                  Travel Guide:
                  Barcelona Travel Guide
                  Read now