Parallel Hotel - Barcelona

Carrer Del Poeta Cabanyes 5-7, Barcelona, Spain, 08004  show map
 2 stars
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Parallel Hotel - Barcelona

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Paid on-site parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Verified Reviews:

  • Free wireless internet - Included sky tv - Air conditioning fantastic
  • Lovely continental breakfast - Doesn't have a bar or pool - Service is great
  • Very noisy - Amazing bathrooms - 1 min. walk to paral-lel metro station
  • 24 hour parking lot - Good prices - Wifi works perfectly
  • Location was great - Friendly staff - Room was a decent size

Overview

The 2-star Parallel Hotel enjoys its location just a short walk from the beach. This charming hotel dates from 1990 and was refurbished in 2003.

The property lies within 350 meters from Sant Jeroni, MUHBA Refugi 307 and Guell Palace. There are pubs, nightclubs and bars in the area.

Parc de Montjuic is 1.6 km from the hotel and La Pedrera is about 2.4 km away.

Set within a 10-minute walk from Paral·lel underground station. Due to its location 15 km from El Prat De Llobregat airport, it will take about 15 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

The property comprises of en-suite rooms appointed with a personal safe, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, a sofa and central heating. The rooms have a splendid view of the courtyard. They are furnished with a bright décor.

Eat & Drink

An extensive breakfast is served in a welcoming atmosphere of the dining room. A downtown area features Quimet & Quimet and Cera 23 within 100 meters of the venue.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of EUR 11 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can avail of a safety deposit box, currency exchange and allergy-free rooms as well as a photocopier and a business center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   66.

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Facilities

General

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

Services

  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

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

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 40 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Carrer Del Poeta Cabanyes 5-7, Barcelona, Spain, 08004

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City Center
  • Barcelona
    4300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Boqueria Market
    3300 ft
  • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
    4600 ft
Underground stations
  • Paral-lel
    1400 ft
  • Sant Antoni
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Quimet & Quimet (cuisine: Spanish)
    300 ft
  • The Tatami Room (cuisine: Japanese)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    1.0 mi
  • La Playa de Sitges
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    66

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Rooms and availability

Twin Room
Bed type: Twin beds
Size: 205 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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This room is modern and fitted with two Twin beds, enjoys lots of natural light, it faces the building’s inner courtyard or, alternatively, Poeta Cabanyes street.

Room facilities
    Single Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed
    Size: 205 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
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    Ideal for those who visiting the city on business, this room features abundant natural lighting and includes one Single bed.

    Room facilities
      Parallel Hotel photos Room Triple Room
      Triple Room
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      Ideal for families or groups of friends visiting the city, this room is spacious and equipped with three Twin beds.

      Parallel Hotel photos Room Suite
      Suite
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      This room is perfect for accommodating family or groups of up to four. It is equipped with a Double sleep sofa in a separate sitting room, and a bedroom fitted with a Double bed and spacious bathroom. It also features a private terrace with a splendid view.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Parallel Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
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      Hotel Address:

      Carrer Del Poeta Cabanyes 5-7, Barcelona, Spain, 08004

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Barcelona
        4300 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Boqueria Market
        3300 ft
      • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
        4600 ft
      Underground stations
      • Paral-lel
        1400 ft
      • Sant Antoni
        2000 ft
      Restaurants
      • Quimet & Quimet (cuisine: Spanish)
        300 ft
      • The Tatami Room (cuisine: Japanese)
        200 ft
      Beaches
      • Museu del rei de la Magia
        1.0 mi
      • La Playa de Sitges
        1.1 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        66

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      Parallel Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Montjuic Mountain - 400 ft
      • Ciutat Vella/Barri Gotic - 1000 ft
      • Las Ramblas - 2700 ft

      Places of interest

      • Asociacion de los Testigos Cristianos de Jehova - 1000 ft
      • Arco del Trinfo - 2700 ft
      • Parking MACBA - 2700 ft
      • Ramblas - 3000 ft

      Convention centers

      • Sala Apolo Nightclub - 1000 ft

      Amusement

      • Bicondal S.A. - 400 ft
      • Bingo Borrell - 1700 ft
      • Agrupacion Coral Humorista Lo Picarol - 1700 ft
      • Cine Urgel - 2700 ft
      • Cine Renoir Floridablanca - 2700 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • The Palau Güell - 2700 ft

      Theaters

      • Teatre Apolo - 1000 ft
      • Vol - Ras Teatre - 1000 ft
      • liceu - 3000 ft

      Underground stations

      • Paral-lel - 1000 ft
      • Sant Antoni Metro Station - 1700 ft
      • Sant Antoni - 1700 ft
      • Poble Sec - 2000 ft
      • Drassanes - 2700 ft

      Local attractions

      • Parc de Montjuic - 5200 ft
        Sants, Barcelona
      • Palace of Catalan Music - 1.0 mi
        Carrer del Palau de la Musica 4-6, Sant Pere, Barcelona
      • Fundacion Francisco Godia - 1.0 mi
        Diputacion, 250, Barcelona
      • Piscines Bernat Picornell - 5100 ft
        Av. de l'Estadi 30, Barcelona
      • Museu del Modernisme Catala - 5300 ft
        C/ Balmes 48, Barcelona

      Near the hotel

      • Sant Pau del Camp - 1000 ft
        Carrer de Sant Pau, 101, Barcelona
      • Raval - 1800 ft
        Rambla de Raval, Barcelona
      • CaixaForum - 2500 ft
        Av. Ferrer i Guardia, 6-8, Barcelona
      • Montserrat Museum - 2700 ft
        MontserratSpain
      • Ethnology Museum of Barcelona - 1700 ft
        Passeig Santa Madrona, 16, Barcelona
      • Maritime Museum - 2400 ft
        Avenida de les Drassanes s/n, Barcelona
      • Montserrat Monastery - 2700 ft
        Montserrat, Barcelona

      Restaurants nearby

      • Quimet & Quimet - 300 ft

        Address: C/Poeta Cabanyes 25
        Phone: 93 442 31 42

        80% likes this, based on 505 reviews
        Cuisine: Spanish
        Price Range: USD 1 - USD 22

      • El Duende De Poble Sec - 100 ft

        Address: C/ Poeta Cabanyes, 11
        Phone: 936005900

        72% likes this, based on 63 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Continental, Spanish
        Price Range: USD 16 - USD 40

      • Cera 23 - 1600 ft

        Address: Carrer de la Cera, 23
        Phone: 934420808

        82% likes this, based on 1227 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish
        Price Range: USD 21 - USD 41

      • The Tatami Room - 200 ft

        Address: Poeta Cabanyes 19 esq. Paralelo
        Phone: 933296740

        83% likes this, based on 208 reviews
        Cuisine: Japanese
        Price Range: USD 21 - USD 41

      • Ca La Nati - 100 ft

        Address: C/Poeta Cabanyes, 12

        70% likes this, based on 74 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        66

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      Parallel Hotel Reviews

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

      Average guest rating

      7.8out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 530 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      10.0
      Rooms
      10.0
      Service
      10.0
      Value
      10.0
      Dining
      6.0

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        8.2

        great location (take carrer Nou de la rambla, off Aven. Parellel to Ramblas) with supermarket near on Aven. de Parallel between c. Tapioles and c. Margarit. Airport bus on placa espanya at opposite end of Aven. de Parellel to the sea. Beach is 20 min walk or more. had mini bar and tv with sky news, fox (only commercials dubbed oddly not programmes), and bloomberg. no restaurant or bar.

        i dealt with three staff members.. a young guy with long hair and a guy with a small goatie beard - both very nice and efficient. third guy sort of cold to the point of rude. speak in english to them - don't attempt catalan or spanish unless fluent. i was on second floor and was noisy during the day only. doors do slam loudly at hotel - you hear a lot.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Fulfilled it's function of an overnight stop in a no frills fashion without any upsets.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        i like the hotel because it is economical and also convenient. it is a 2 star hotel but it has a capacity of 4 stars hotel according to me. the location is good a few minutes from subway by walking. the neighborhood is very nice. hotel room is clean and big.

      • Family with children
        7.8

        the staff is friendly and helpful , the rooms are clean and comfortable with satellite tv ...

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        As a party of 27 the hotel looked after us very well. The staff were polite, friendly and helpful. We will probably visit barcelona again in 2013 and I would have no hesitation in booking Hotel Paral-lel again.

        The area in which the hotel is situated is not the best but that did not detract from our visit.

      • Single
        9.2

        Clean & cheerful, beds great walking distance to most everything (metro right outside) breakfast very ample

      • Couple
        10.0

        1) Good location, 2 mins walk from the metro station, about 20 mins to La Rambla 2) friendly and helpful staff 3) rooms are very clean 4) wifi connection

      • Family with children
        9.6

        The job of service man and wimen is exellent. They are very kind and friendly persons

      • Older travelers
        6.2

        It was clean

        The web sight claims parking is available and this is not true, it cost me €80 for 3 nights in a private car park!

      • Group of friends
        10.0

        Excellent service by hotel staff. Excellent location (walking distance to city center, Las Ramblas, Port area, restaurants nearby).

      • Single
        7.0

        The counter reception very friendly..

      • Couple
        10.0

        Customer service, comfort, cleanliness, silence

      • Group of friends
        9.2

        Possibly the best 2 star hotel in Barcelona at a very reasonable price. Amere ten minute walk from the rambalas but not in the noisy center of town. 150 meters from the nearest metro stop. Reception staff very friendly. Free computer with internet in lobby. Would definitely stay again.

      • Single
        10.0

        Nice and clean room. Modern facilities in room and near to many attractions. Highly recomnendable

      • Single
        5.8

        What I liked during my stay at hotel Paralel is that it did have the internet and the location of the hotel was great.

        I didnt like the fact that the walls were dirty in my room and that their were cracks in the ceiling. The beds were really hard, Im not sure it had anything to do with the size of the bed or not but I didnt sleep very well. The hotel Paralel probably makes alot of money from tourist so they really need to invest in repairing the hotel. The owner should take a walk through floor 0-5 with his staff and make notes on all the things that need to be fixed or improved and not just covered up with a fixer upper. Its sad to say that I found more comfort in the bathroom then the entire room. The 1st two days of my stay the cable or tv wasnt working properly. I found it funny how they had a small fridge to try and make more money on the products that they had in there. And how the hotel would do your laundry for you. Well that money like I stated earlier should be invested in repairing that entire hotel.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Parallel Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Carrer Del Poeta Cabanyes 5-7, Barcelona, Spain, 08004

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Barcelona
        4300 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Boqueria Market
        3300 ft
      • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
        4600 ft
      Underground stations
      • Paral-lel
        1400 ft
      • Sant Antoni
        2000 ft
      Restaurants
      • Quimet & Quimet (cuisine: Spanish)
        300 ft
      • The Tatami Room (cuisine: Japanese)
        200 ft
      Beaches
      • Museu del rei de la Magia
        1.0 mi
      • La Playa de Sitges
        1.1 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        66

      Hotel Awards

      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBarcelonaParallel Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Spain

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      Travel Guide:
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