Novotel Barcelona City

Barcelona, Spain

7.5 K reviews
Very good family hotel. Close to Barcelona City. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Fantastic service.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Wheelchair access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Fridge
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Set menu dinner
    • Full Board
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Aerobics
    • Beach Umbrellas
Avenida Diagonal 201 Entrada por Ciutat de Granada 08018 Barcelona
3.2 mi to downtown


Located right in the heart of the city on Avenida Diagonal (one of the city's main streets),the family-friendly city hotel is next to Plaza Glòries and 50 metres from the Jean Nouvel Tower. Guests will find links to the public transport network (bus and tram) in the immediate vicinity, while the nearest metro station, Glories on line 1, is 600 m away and the railway station is around 2 km away. Restaurants, bars and shops are all to be found just 500 m from the business hotel and Barcelona's beach is approximately 3 km away. Barcelona-El Prat de Llobregat is around 22 km from the conference hotel.


The hotel was built in 2010. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 264 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to travellers. Most storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to guests in the public areas. The establishment has a range of facilities for guests with disabilities. Gastronomic options offered by the hotel include a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. Additional facilities at the accommodation include a playroom. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Additional services include car hire, room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The rooms have a double bed and a sofa bed. Cots are available for younger guests. A safe and a minibar are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a games console and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Some of the rooms are adapted for wheelchair users. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The hotel features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. Sport and leisure facilities at the accommodation include a gym and gymnastics. Various wellness options are available at the establishment, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a hammam, massage treatments and a solarium. Additional services include an entertainment programme for children, offering numerous activities.


A variety of catering options can be booked. Guests can choose between bed and breakfast, half board and full board. Available meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Fantastic location to experience. Location is amazing. Perfect location both for business.

    "Great location." "Close to public transport and the train." "Excellent location with good bars, restaurants, shopping and beaches nearby." "Accessible by car, but parking is costly." "Medium distance to city centre."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    The breakfast buffet was delicious. Delicious buffet breakfast. Delicious pastries at breakfast.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Helpful and well informed personnel. Front desk staff is superb. Amazing and friendly staff.

    "Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception." "Decent waitstaff and management." "Room service is average." "Great hotel security." "Booking process should be better organized." "Pool bar needs better service."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar is awesome"

    Bar upstairs was fantastic. Lounge and bar was amazing. Amazing views from rooftop bar.

    "Bar is awesome." "Standard alcoholic drinks." "Pool bar needs better service."

  • Pool
    "Ordinary pool"

    Roof top pool was dirty. Children loved the rooftop pool. I loved the rooftop bar and swimming pool.

    "Acceptable pools with some cleanliness complaints."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Airconditioning works perfect. Sink was broken. Carpet was stained.

    "Adequate room age and A/C." "Average beds and room size, but needing some maintenance." "Great balconies with pleasant views." "Guests disliked the TVs and furnishing, as well as bathroom cleanliness." "Shower can be a problem." "Complaints about minibars and kitchenettes."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Internet connection was often difficult and slow. Wifi access erratic. Fast and free wifi.

    "WiFi is good value."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Was not included in the junior suite. Was charged for breakfast. Very disappointing for the price.

    "Value for money could be better." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Free internet."