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Featuring an outdoor swimming pool, Olivia Balmes Hotel is a quarter mile from Barcelona’s Passeig de Gracia, in the elegant Eixample neighborhood. The modern hotel features stylish air-conditioned rooms and a restaurant.

Each bright spacious room includes free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen satellite TV and a laptop safe. The contemporary bathrooms have an open-plan design.

The hotel’s restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Olivia Balmes has a terrace with an outdoor swimming pool and lounge chairs. There is also a bar, serving cocktails and snacks, as well as several meeting rooms.

Olivia Balmes Hotel has private parking, and Barcelona Airport is around a 20-minute drive from the hotel. Plaza Catalunya is a 15-minute walk from the hotel, and Gaudi’s famous Casa Batlló and La Pedrera are within a 5-minute walk of the hotel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Barcelona, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Olivia Balmes Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 11, 2013

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Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Barcelona, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Gluten-free

Private parking at the hotel


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Max adults: 2
Standard Double or Twin Room
  • 1 queen bed
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  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Suite
  • 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
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  • 1 king bed and
  • 1 sofa bed
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  • 2 twin beds and
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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

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  • The staff speaks English

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About Olivia Balmes Hotel

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  • Is there a shower?

    Yes, all our Suite has one shower and one bathtub We remain at your disposal for any assistance you may require, Yours sincerely, Yaiza Martínez Booking Dept. Olivia Balmes Hotel


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    Asked about: Suite • Answered on September 10, 2019
  • Hello, I have been cleared to travel to Spain on business. I wish to stay in your hotel 7th March - 12 March and travel to HP Graphics Academy in Sant Cugat del Valles - Barcelona. I am booking.com now - Just checking you are accepting reservations from the UK.

    Yes, we are accepting guest cominp from UK. Thank you very much


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    Answered on March 4, 2021
  • Hi, I saw that you are currently not accepting guests from certain countries. Do you accept guests from the Netherlands? Thanks

    We accept guest from anywhere!!! :)


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    Answered on September 4, 2021
  • Hello, please tell me is it posibile in youre suite to stay 2 adalts, kid 8 year old and baby 1 year old. We would like to be in your hotel in period 27.12.2021.-03.01.2022. On booking site there is not a option for that. Should I take just suite for 3 persone? Regards, Katarina

    Good morning : The suite room is the best option. Best regards


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    Answered on November 23, 2021
  • What is the nearest train station called

    Good afternoon, The nearest train station is Sant station and the nearrest metro (Subway) is Diagonal blue line. The best regards Lenín


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    Answered on October 8, 2021
  • Is your pool currently open?

    Dear Mr./Mrs. Yes, the swimming pool is open. From 09:00 am till 21:00pm. For any doubt, please let us know Best regards Front Desk


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    Answered on July 28, 2021
  • Hi - we are a family of 4 and our two children are 11 and 14 - we will be coming to Barcelona on the 19th October and would love to stay at your hotel. Would it be possible to have two rooms next door to each other as our children are still quite young! Thankyou.

    Thank you very much for your question, it is a pleasure to inform you that if you inform us in comments (when you proceed with the booking) we will do that for you :)


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    Answered on October 11, 2021
  • Can you put a crib in this room?

    Yes, we have cribs under availability. Free of charge. Yours sincerely, Yaiza Martínez Booking Dept. Olivia Balmes Hotel


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    Asked about: Standard Double or Twin Room • Answered on September 10, 2019
  • Hi, do you have charging for electric cars?

    Yes, we have charging for electric cars


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    Answered on September 9, 2021
  • Hi, we arrive (by ferry) at 9am and leave 2 days later at 7pm. Is it possible to leave the car parked at the property before checkin & after checkout?

    yes, of course


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    Answered on November 16, 2021
  • Hello, We are 4 adults with a kid, travelling to Barcelona from 14-17 November and stumbled upon your beautiful hotel! What I wanted to ask is, is there a possibility to have two connected rooms next to each other so that we could be altogether? Thanks!

    Hello, We would like to inform you that we don't have connecting rooms, but we can put you room next to the other one. Any other doubt do not hesitate to contact again, Best regards, Xavier Baches- Front desk


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    Answered on November 9, 2019
  • Hi, does any of the rooms have office table and chair? If not, is it possible to add them?

    It is a pleasure to confirm you that all our rooms have office table and chair, even if you need extra table or chair we can always add it as per your request


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    Answered on September 9, 2021
  • Hi! Do you have a parking garage with your hotel?

    Yes, we have parking in the same building


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    Answered on March 19, 2021
  • Hi. We are 2 adults with 2 kids, 4 yo and 2 yo. We need 2 rooms with a connecting door. We wanted 1 twin room with balcony and one premium double.

    Good evening Mr./Mrs. They have the option of a Suite, it has 1 large bed, and a sofa bed in which the children can sleep together. The option of communicated, they are really close rooms. Best Regards. J.Cárdenas


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    Answered on August 13, 2021
  • the 2x standard double or twin room is 25m square per room or for2 rooms

    Good morning, be it the room with 1 double bed or with 2 single beds, the measure is 25m. Best Regards. J.Cárdenas


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    Answered on November 25, 2021
  • Will the pool be open in fall?

    Our pool is open everyday from 9am to 9pm and is an outdoor swimming pool, which it means that is not heated. Kind regards, Abel Vendrell - Front Desk


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    Asked about: Standard Double or Twin Room • Answered on October 24, 2019
  • Do all rooms have balconies.

    Not all, just the rooms named "Design with Balcony"


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    Asked about: Standard Double or Twin Room • Answered on August 29, 2021
  • Do you do room service? Serving breakfasts?

    Yes, we are serving breakfast "a la carte" and the restaurant is open for lunch and dinner as well as the bar is open all day long


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    Asked about: Suite • Answered on November 7, 2020
  • Is there an iron in the room

    Yes, we have iron in the hotel. This is under request, you must ask at the front desk. Yours sincerely, Yaiza Martínez Booking Dept. Olivia Balmes Hotel


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    Answered on September 10, 2019
  • Is it far to walk from sant station to the hotel ? Thank you

    Hi!! Mr/Mrs, from Sants station only 6 min. by taxi!!! Walking distance about 15 or 20 min. Best Regards. J.Cárdenas


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Palacio del Flamenco
    0.1 miles
  • La Pedrera
    0.3 miles
  • The Fundació Antoni Tàpies
    0.3 miles
  • Casa Amatller
    0.3 miles
  • Casa Batllo
    0.3 miles
  • Jove Regina Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • Casa Lleó Morera
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Hard Rock Cafe Barcelona
    0.7 miles
  • Restaurant Meson 5 Jotas
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar La Bodegueta
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Passeig de Gracia
    0.5 miles
  • Tivoli Theatre
    0.7 miles
  • Plaça Catalunya
    0.7 miles
  • Sagrada Familia
    1.2 miles
  • Placa Reial
    1.2 miles
  • Picasso Museum
    1.3 miles
  • Sants Railway Station
    1.3 miles
  • Montjuïc
    1.7 miles
  • Port Olimpic
    2.1 miles
  • Tibidabo
    2.9 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Mar Mediterraneo
    2.6 miles
  • Mountain Montjuic
    3.7 miles
  • Mountain Tibidabo
    6.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Barceloneta Beach
    2 miles
  • Somorrostro Beach
    2 miles
  • Sant Miquel Beach
    2 miles
  • Sant Sebastian Beach
    2.1 miles
  • Nova Icaria Beach
    2.2 miles
Public transit
  • Train FGC - Provença
    0 miles
  • Subway Diagonal Metro Station
    0.3 miles
  • Train Passeig de Gràcia Train Station
    0.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Barcelona-El Prat Airport
    7.8 miles
  • Girona-Costa Brava Airport
    47 miles
  • Reus Airport
    54.7 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Seventeen

    Food: Mediterranean

Amenities of Olivia Balmes Hotel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 22 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Solarium
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Catalan
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Chinese
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules
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Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Olivia Balmes Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that lunch and dinner are available throughout the year, apart from the following days: 24 December, 25 December, 26 December, 31 December, and 1 January.

Please note, when booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Please note that guests must present the credit card used to make the reservation on arrival. If you are not the owner of the credit card used to make the reservation, please contact the property in advance.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

If you require an invoice when booking a prepaid rate, write this and your company details in the Special Requests box.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.