Chic And Basic Born Hotel - Barcelona

Princesa 50 08003 Barcelona , Barcelona, Spain, 08003  show map
 3 stars
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Chic And Basic Born Hotel - Barcelona

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Editorial review:

This completely renovated building has 31 strikingly white rooms with high ceilings and large beds. You can choose a room which is either small (S), medium (M) or large (L) and enjoy the ultra modern lightning and televisions. At the same time the hotel retains the charms of the original building and some of its architectural features like a marble staircase. Enjoy a drink in their all white bar.

Verified Reviews:

  • Modern furniture - No safes in the rooms - Small fridge with water
  • Flat screen tv - Excellent service - Cool atmosphere
  • Fully air conditioned - Staff were excellent - Would stay there again
  • No internet in-room - Spacious bathroom - Modern decor
  • Close to all the tourist spots - Rooms are quite spacious - Roof terrace

Overview

Chic And Basic Born Hotel is situated in the heart of Barcelona near Barceloneta Beach, Casa Batllo and FC Barcelona Museum. Renovated in 2006, the comfortable hotel has welcomed guests since 1885.

Located in a market area close to Arc de Triomf subway station as well as a museum and a cathedral in Barcelona. The property is in a 20-minute walk to Barcelona city center.

Quick access to bars and restaurants is provided.

The nearest metro station is 400 meters away. Chic And Basic Born Hotel is 15 minutes’ drive away from El Prat De Llobregat airport.

Rooms

This property has 31 modern guestrooms including Small Double Room and Double Room that are appointed with a telephone, a balcony, individual climate control, free Wi-Fi and an iron with ironing board. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathroom phone, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The innovative on-site restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine. Guests can dine in Restaurante El Foro and Petit Burger located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of EUR 9 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers bicycle rental services on site.

Relax

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

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental

Leisure facilities

  • Library
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay at the price of EUR 43 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Princesa 50 08003 Barcelona , Barcelona, Spain, 08003

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City Center
  • Barcelona
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Estació de França - Railway Station
    1400 ft
  • Estación de Francia - Rail Station
    1400 ft
Underground stations
  • Jaume I
    1700 ft
  • Barceloneta
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • La Paradeta
    500 ft
  • Montiel Restaurante (cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish)
    500 ft
Parks
  • Parc de la Ciutadella
    1900 ft
Beaches
  • La Playa de Sitges
    1300 ft
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    2400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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Rooms and availability

Chic And Basic Born photos Room Superior Room
Superior Room
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This room is 20m2 in size. Modern and fashionable room includes a Queen size or two Twin beds. It has a balcony with a magnificent view. There is a led light system which change the colors in the room. Bathroom with cristal shower and amenities.

Chic And Basic Born photos Room Deluxe Room
Deluxe Room
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This room is 20m2 in size. Modern and fashionable room includes a Queen size or two Twin beds. It has a balcony with a magnificent view. There is a led light system which change the colors in the room. Bathroom with crystal shower and amenities.

Chic And Basic Born photos Room Suite
Suite
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This room is 22m2 in size. Modern and fashionable room includes a King size or two Twin beds. It has a balcony with a magnificent view. There is a led light system which change the colors in the room. Bathroom with crystal shower and amenities.

Chic And Basic Born photos Room Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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This room is 17m2 in size. Modern and fashionable room includes a Single bed. There is a led light system which change the colors in the room. Bathroom with crystal shower and amenities.

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Chic And Basic Born Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
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    Hotel Address:

    Princesa 50 08003 Barcelona , Barcelona, Spain, 08003

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Barcelona
      3700 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Estació de França - Railway Station
      1400 ft
    • Estación de Francia - Rail Station
      1400 ft
    Underground stations
    • Jaume I
      1700 ft
    • Barceloneta
      2000 ft
    Restaurants
    • La Paradeta
      500 ft
    • Montiel Restaurante (cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish)
      500 ft
    Parks
    • Parc de la Ciutadella
      1900 ft
    Beaches
    • La Playa de Sitges
      1300 ft
    • Museu del rei de la Magia
      2400 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      31

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    Chic And Basic Born Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • El Rey de la Magia - 1000 ft
    • Palau de la Musica Catalana - 1700 ft

    Popular areas

    • Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic) - 1400 ft

    Places of interest

    Train stations

    • Estación de Francia - Rail Station - 1000 ft
    • Estació de França - Railway Station - 1000 ft
    • Arc de Triomf - Railway Station - 1700 ft

    Convention centers

    • Aire Roman Baths - 400 ft
    • Euscal Etxea - 700 ft

    Shopping areas

    • Picasso Museum - 700 ft
    • Modern Art Museum Barcelona - 700 ft

    Amusement

    • Ballooning SL - 1000 ft

    Museums

    • Modern Art Museum Barcelona - 700 ft
    • Ciutadella Park - 1000 ft
    • Museu d'Història de la Ciutat - 1400 ft

    Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

    • Parc de La Ciutadella - 700 ft
    • Zoo de Barcelona - 1700 ft

    Theaters

    • palau de la musica catalane - 1700 ft

    Underground stations

    • Jaume I - 1400 ft
    • Barceloneta - 1700 ft

    Local attractions

    • Casa Batllo - 5200 ft
      Passeig de Gracia, 43, Barcelona
    • Passeig de Gracia - 5200 ft
      Passeig de Gracia, Eixample, Barcelona
    • Casa Amatller - 5100 ft
      Passeig de Gracia, 41, Barcelona
    • Basilica of the Sagrada Familia - 1.2 mi
      Sardenya Street, Barcelona
    • Museo del Perfume (Museum of Perfume) - 5000 ft
      Passeig de Gracia, 39, Barcelona

    Near the hotel

    • Museu de la Xocolata (Chocolate Museum) - 100 ft
      C/. Comerc, 36, Barcelona
    • Picasso Museum (Museu Picasso) - 800 ft
      Montcada, 15-23, Barcelona
    • Museo del Mamut - 800 ft
      Calle Montcada, 1
    • Barbier Mueller Museum of Pre-Columbian Art (Museu Barbier-Mueller Art Precolombi) - 900 ft
      Montcada, 12-14, Barcelona
    • Zoological Museum - 600 ft
      Parc de la Ciutadella, Barcelona
    • Barri de La Ribera - 800 ft
      BarcelonaSpain
    • Museu Europeu d'art Modern - MEAM - 800 ft
      Barra de Ferro, 5, Barcelona

    Restaurants nearby

    • La Paradeta - 500 ft

      Address: Carrer Comercial 7

      85% likes this, based on 1040 reviews

    • Restaurante El Foro - 100 ft

      Address: Princesa, 53
      Phone: +34 933101020

      65% likes this, based on 135 reviews
      Cuisine: Argentinean
      Price Range: USD 22 - USD 29

    • Espai sucre - 100 ft

      Address: Princesa 53
      Phone: +34 932681630

      67% likes this, based on 111 reviews

    • Montiel Restaurante - 500 ft

      Address: C/ Flassaders 19
      Phone: +34 932 683 729

      82% likes this, based on 935 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish
      Price Range: USD 69 - USD 89

    • Tapeo, anem de tapes - 700 ft

      Address: C/ Montcada 29
      Phone: 933101607

      77% likes this, based on 924 reviews
      Price Range: USD 0 - USD 30

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      31

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    Chic And Basic Born Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Chic And Basic Born

    Average guest rating

    8.2out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 336 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      9.2

      I ve visted bcn plenty of times and have stayed in all kind of accommodation. even in the chic abd basic apartments just down the road. the hotel was wonderful.the design and the location are definetely worth the stay. I highly recommend the hotel, although it should be a bit more on the less expensive side. the rooms have a "sexy" ambience. A slight default would be the noise entering the rooms from the street. a nice convenient addition is the serve yourself free of charge drinking water.

      probably to find a way to stop the street noise

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Very original approach in their branding & communication. Slick design! We loved the common area with free espresso machine, tea, water. The personalizing aspect in the room (colours) was great too. Comfortable bed.

      Sleeping in a room facing the street, especially on the weekend night was very loud with people partying outside. Also, the water temperature of the shower was not constant, it went from hold to cold without adjusting. Other than that, everything was great!

    • Couple
      7.8

      The relaxed environment with common area, coffee and fruit were great! The location was perfect for eating, shopping and walking.

      The room design looked very cool but was very difficult to maneuver in.

    • Couple
      8.2

      Helpful staff. Cool design.

      Noisy doors in hallway. First night was woken up several times.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Location is fantastic- easy to navigate the city from- great restaurants within a block. Very helpful english speaking staff. Enjoyed our stay.

    • Single
      9.2

      The atmosphere is unique...that s why everytime I m in barcelona I have to spend at least 1 or 2 nights here

      No wifi in the room

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      Excellent location close to lots of bars and restaurants, free supply of good coffee and water. Staff were friendly. Lights in rooms were interesting though the beaded curtains were irritating after a while.

      Room not very clean, horrible smell every time we used the shower. Very noisy from other guests just walking past - the sound insulation is non-existent. The finish of the rooms was very poor. No wifi in the room, had to use the communal area. We wouldn't ever go back.

    • Couple
      8.8

      The location is the best in Barcelona. And Stephane, who I assume is the hotel manager, could not have neen nicer.

      Thin walls. Bring ear plugs and you'll be fine.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Location Location Location..near almost everything and not in a noisy section.Hotel has a unique atmosphere and nice amenities like free expresso.

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      We had a great experience at Chic & Basic Born, the rooms are really different and cool and we really enjoyed our stay. The staff was fantastic and no question or request was difficult or not wanted. They gave us tips on places to go and bars to visit and they were totally right for us. We had a balcony towards the street and truly enjoyed a glass of cave there in the evenings. The location is right in the middle of the cozy old town and it was so easy to walk everywhere.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The Hotel is different and so many Hotels aare so boring

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Good beds, nice atmosphere and creative design.

    • Couple
      7.4

      The Hotel was very unusual, we loved the decor and the ambiance. It was a great experience and the staff were superb.

      Tea, coffee etc was not in the room but in a large lounge upstairs. the bed was not that comfy, however we are very fussy and my husband has a bad back so for most people it may be fine - we would go back!

    • Couple
      7.8

      Loved the free coffee and tea!

      Stayed in a medium room and it was a bit small but was still ok for a short stay. Because of the design of the shower there was often water on the floor after it was used.

    • Couple
      7.0

      Staff at the reception, placement,

      Room is a bit unpractical, no place to put something. But for short stay 1-2 nights it is ok.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Chic And Basic Born Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Princesa 50 08003 Barcelona , Barcelona, Spain, 08003

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Barcelona
      3700 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Estació de França - Railway Station
      1400 ft
    • Estación de Francia - Rail Station
      1400 ft
    Underground stations
    • Jaume I
      1700 ft
    • Barceloneta
      2000 ft
    Restaurants
    • La Paradeta
      500 ft
    • Montiel Restaurante (cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish)
      500 ft
    Parks
    • Parc de la Ciutadella
      1900 ft
    Beaches
    • La Playa de Sitges
      1300 ft
    • Museu del rei de la Magia
      2400 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      31

    Hotel Awards

    SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBarcelonaChic And Basic Born

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

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