Renaissance Barcelona Hotel

ex. Ac Diplomatic

Pau Claris, 122, Barcelona, Spain, 08009  show map
 5 stars
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Renaissance Barcelona Hotel

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

Reflex massage

Massage

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Verified Reviews:

  • Excellent breakfast - Bathroom was large - Would recommend this hotel
  • Traffic noise at night - Pool is on the roof - Free minibar
  • No internet in the rooms - Hotel is well located - Facilities were clean
  • Great shower - Valet parking - No concierge
  • Cosy bed - Bathroom was spacious - Room was great

Overview

The stylish 5-star Renaissance Barcelona Hotel boasts a swimming pool, a sun terrace and a tennis court as well as setting in a shopping district of Barcelona. Residing in an 11-story building, the hotel was opened in 1967 and renovated in 2012.

This hotel is set in the heart of Barcelona, just 250 meters from Passeig de Gracia, Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barceloneta Beach. Barcelona city center is 1 km away.

The hotel is near Passeig de Gracia subway station giving access to Plaça Catalunya. Renaissance Barcelona Hotel is about 15 minutes’ drive towards El Prat De Llobregat airport.

Rooms

There are 211 rooms including First Floor Quadruple Room, Deluxe Upper Floors Room and Executive Quadruple Room in Renaissance Barcelona Hotel, offering a wonderful view of the street along with iPod docking station, a private safe, heating, a minibar and high-speed internet. All rooms have hardwood floor and contemporary furniture.

Eat & Drink

Every morning at the restaurant guests may enjoy buffet breakfast. Guests can wine and dine at the popular restaurant, featuring healthy Spanish cuisine. The comfortable bar serves a selection of coffee and tea.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 24 per person per night. 

Services

The on-site car rentals are also available.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include fitness center, cardiovascular equipment and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at EUR 19.95 per day.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   211.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Carryout breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Spa center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Renaissance Barcelona Hotel Barcelona location
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Hotel Address:

Pau Claris, 122, Barcelona, Spain, 08009

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City Center
  • Barcelona
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
    300 m
  • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
    700 m
Underground stations
  • Girona metro
    400 m
  • Passeig de Gràcia
    500 m
Restaurants
  • 336 Barcelona Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic)
    50 m
  • 336 (cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic)
    50 m
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    710 m
  • La Playa de Sitges
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    211

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Rooms and availability

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Guest Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 19 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Twb, Larger guest Room, complimentary buffet breakfa st and WiFi, bathrobe and sleepers, turndown se rvice, 1 King or 1 Queen or 2 Twin/Single Bed(s ( Room only )

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    Superior Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Twin beds
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    Superior Room

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    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Queen-size bed or 1 Single bed
    Size: 23 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Dbl, Deluxe Room, Street or courtyard view, suitable for a maximum of 2 guests, 1 Queen, Mini-fridg e, 23sqm/247sqft, Wireless Internet for a fee, ( Room only )

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      Deluxe Upper Floors Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed
      Size: 23 m²
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      Dbl, Deluxe room, higher floor, views of Montjuic or Sagrada Familia, Torre Agbar, 1 Queen, Mini-fr idge, 23sqm/247sqft, Wireless Internet for a fe ( Room only )

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        Executive Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
        Size: 32 m²
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Double room

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Renaissance Barcelona Hotel Barcelona location
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          Hotel Address:

          Pau Claris, 122, Barcelona, Spain, 08009

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Barcelona
            600 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
            300 m
          • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
            700 m
          Underground stations
          • Girona metro
            400 m
          • Passeig de Gràcia
            500 m
          Restaurants
          • 336 Barcelona Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic)
            50 m
          • 336 (cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic)
            50 m
          Beaches
          • Museu del rei de la Magia
            710 m
          • La Playa de Sitges
            1.7 km
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            211

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          Renaissance Barcelona Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Magicus - 100 m
          • Casa Batlló - 200 m
          • Casa Milà - 300 m

          Places of interest

          • Casa Ametller - 200 m
          • Casa Batllo - 200 m
          • Adoracion Nocturna Femenina - 300 m
          • Transbordador Aeri - 500 m

          Train stations

          • Passeig de Gràcia Train Station - 200 m
          • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station - 200 m

          Convention centers

          • Acteon C L - 400 m
          • Agrupacio del Bergueda - 400 m

          Amusement

          • Billar Club Barcelona - 500 m

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Casa Calvet - 400 m

          Museums

          • The Fundació Antoni Tàpies - 300 m

          Parks

          • Happy Parc - 200 m

          Theaters

          • Teatro Tivoli - 400 m

          Underground stations

          • Girona metro station - 300 m
          • Girona metro - 300 m
          • Passeig de Gràcia - 400 m
          • Passeig de Gracia Metro Station - 400 m
          • Passeig de Gracia Station - 400 m

          Local attractions

          • St. Mary of the Sea Cathedral (Eglesia de Santa Maria del Mar) - 1.6 km
            Placa Santa Maria 1, La Ribera, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona
          • Guell Palace - 1.6 km
            Carrer Nou de la Rambla 3-5, Barcelona
          • Raval - 1.6 km
            Rambla de Raval, Barcelona
          • Barbier Mueller Museum of Pre-Columbian Art (Museu Barbier-Mueller Art Precolombi) - 1.5 km
            Montcada, 12-14, Barcelona
          • Museu de la Musica - 1.6 km
            L'Auditori. Lepant, 150, Barcelona

          Near the hotel

          • Casa Batllo - 230 m
            Passeig de Gracia, 43, Barcelona
          • Museo del Perfume (Museum of Perfume) - 220 m
            Passeig de Gracia, 39, Barcelona
          • Barcelona Egyptian Museum - 270 m
            Calle Valencia, 284, Barcelona
          • Tapies Foundation - 340 m
            Arago, 255, Barcelona
          • Passeig de Gracia - 220 m
            Passeig de Gracia, Eixample, Barcelona
          • Casa Amatller - 220 m
            Passeig de Gracia, 41, Barcelona
          • Casa Lleo Morera - 310 m
            Passeig de Gracia, 35, Barcelona

          Restaurants nearby

          • 336 Barcelona Restaurant - 50 m

            Address: Consell de Cent 334-336
            Phone: +34 934676735

            78% likes this, based on 373 reviews
            Cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic
            Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 46

          • Tapa Tapa - 180 m

            Address: Passeig de Gracia 44
            Phone: 93 488 3369

            Cuisine: Spanish
            Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 42

          • La Tagliatella - 60 m

            Address: Pau Claris 118

            66% likes this, based on 26 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • 336 - 50 m

            Address: Consell de Cent 334-336
            Phone: +34 934676735

            78% likes this, based on 362 reviews
            Cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic
            Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 43

          • Tapas 24 - 230 m

            Address: 269 Diputacio
            Phone: 934880977

            68% likes this, based on 869 reviews
            Cuisine: Spanish

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            211

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          • Sant Just Desvern hotels - 8 km
          • Badalona hotels - 9 km
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          • Esplugues de Llobregat hotels - 7 km
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          Renaissance Barcelona Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Renaissance Barcelona Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 88 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          8.0
          Value
          8.7
          Location
          8.0

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            6.2

            Free fresh OJ available in the lobby during the AM.

            The sheets were rough. Noisy right after 9AM. No face towels in the room. Water leaking from the shower due glass partition wasn't blocking the water from flowing to the floor.

          • Couple
            10.0

            The hotel was located in a great area one block over from Passeig de Gracia which is full of shops and if you continue down this road you get to the city centre in just about a 10 minute walk. It is a very clean and well designed hotel. The room was very spacious with a great bathroom and it had a balcony with a view to the city towards the sea. I will definitely stay there again!

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            The location was excellent. The views were nice and the roof top terrace was nice as well. I liked the complimentary coffee

            I did not like that the complimentary coffee ended at 7:30.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Good location, easy to walk to shopping, eating and site seeing. Staff very friendly and helpful.

          • Couple
            9.2

            Ac Diplomatic was in a great location with great staff – all very helpful and requests were attended to. The mini bar was also free – yes free and got restocked daily. Highly recommended!

            The only thing that we didnt like was that there was no temperature control in the room. The room temperature was controlled from a central system within the hotel. The room was quite warm and made sleeping a little uncomfortable.

          • Couple
            10.0

            We had an excellent stay: The hotel was very luxurious and clean, the room was big and not too cold/warm, the staff were friendly and helpful. The location is perfect if you want peace and quiet (thus to stay off the busy streets of La Rambla) close to several metro stations, cafes, restaurants etc. We would very much recommend this hotel!

            Apparently there was a church situated fairly close to the hotel and the church bell struck every hour, which I found a bit disturbing at first; however, my fiancé wasn't bothered by the sound at all, and I got used to it after a couple of nights as well. The hotel breakfast was very expensive - I would recommend eating at one of the small and very nice cafes just around the corner!

          • Couple
            5.0

            Location

            No locker in room, poor parking facility, no customer service

          • Older travelers
            5.4

            The location was good.

            The hotel service was not good. There is no ice machine, and it cost 4 euro to ask for it through room service. The bathroom is too small and no room for two people to use it at the same time. The room temp. can not be adjusted and so hot.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Location, Comfort, close to La Rambla and all the excitement. Very clean and with all the amenities a traveller may require. Also, very quiet

            I would have preferred a better view from my room, also, internet access in the room woud have been very handy

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            Room, breakfast, rooftop, design

            Noise from visitors and cleaning staff in hallway.

          • Family with children
            8.2

            We stayed for 7 nights in ac Diplomatic hotel, it was a great experience, mini bar contents are free and refilled everyday, internet access is free in the lobby, room is fairly large and the staff is very friendly. Needless to mention that the location is very good as well.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            The fact that we could have breakfast right in the hotel.

          • Couple
            8.2

            Nice big clean rooms. Only problem was we were a couple and the king sized bed was made by pushing two doubles together. Huge bathroom, wood floors, nice big windows. A nice room to come back to after a long day exploring barcelona. Only problem was no balcony and windows aren't really designed to be opened. Hotel design feels very sixties, like stepping into a Madmen episode. Nice bar and lobby area with plenty of room for chilling out. Quiet at night, good for sleeping or working in the room for a business traveler. A bit of a walk to old city and Las Ramblas, but this was perfect for us. Good for travelers with kids / business travelers or leisure travlelers who want to get their sleep and need nice, comfortable quiet room to retreat to at night. Service by staff was excellent.

            Can't get regular "big" bottles of water from room service. Charge you 3 euro for ridiculous glass designer bottles that can't be resealed. Also - no bell service after midnight. We had a flight at 4am, and with a lot of luggage, could have used some help.

          • Single
            5.0

            I arrived at the hotel after a very early start from the uk and a long day working in Barcelona. I was kept waiting for 15-20 minutes while they searched for my booking, at least 5 other people checked in while I was waiting. I was told that they could not find my booking and they were full. They did offer to book a room at another hotel and organise a taxi to take me there but I was so tired and annoyed (the booking was made almost a month in advance) that I insisted they found a room for me and they did, so not full after all. Not impressed.

          • Couple
            7.0

            The hotel location is excellent, nearby the city center and some popular tourist attractions.

            The rooms were very noisy, any noise from the corridors could be heard. Staff was very friendly after a night with noisy people in the corridor, they offered to change rooms. We accepted, however the noise isolation did not improve. This is unfortunate for a Marriott hotel.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Renaissance Barcelona Hotel Barcelona location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Pau Claris, 122, Barcelona, Spain, 08009

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Barcelona
            600 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
            300 m
          • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
            700 m
          Underground stations
          • Girona metro
            400 m
          • Passeig de Gràcia
            500 m
          Restaurants
          • 336 Barcelona Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic)
            50 m
          • 336 (cuisine: Mediterranean, Eclectic)
            50 m
          Beaches
          • Museu del rei de la Magia
            710 m
          • La Playa de Sitges
            1.7 km
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            211

          Hotel Awards

          SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBarcelonaRenaissance Barcelona Hotel

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

          Use Badge

          Travel Guide:
          Barcelona Travel Guide
          Read now