Barcelo Atenea Mar

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Average rate: $67 - Hotel class: 4 stars
Paseo Garcia Faria 37-47, Barcelona, Spain

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Barcelo Atenea Mar Barcelona Reviews

HongKongHomer HongKong…
1 reviews
Lock your items in the safe Jun 18, 2010
While the rooms are nice and the staff pleasant enough, you should consider other options before booking at the Barceló. We were at the Atanea Mar in Barcelona and had $140 cash in US Dollars pilfered from a hidden spot in our bags. OK, I know we should have put it in the safe. The jewelry and passports went in the safe, but after not sleeping on the flight over, I was a little delirious. What made this clever is that I had a total of US$375 in the envelope and would not have noticed had I not counted it. After it was stolen, the clerk determined that the room was only accessed by the housekeeper. I spent 4 hours over the course of 2 days making a police report only to have the manager of the hotel shrug his shoulders and say "what can we do? It is not our legal responsibility." And to add insult to injury, they did not give us our requested wake up call on the morning of our flight departure. Their excuse was they didn't have a record of the clerk making a notation. Thank you captain obvious. The alarm clock on the cell phone saved us.

If you value your possessions, and want to make your flight out of town, DO NOT STAY AT THE BARCELÓ ATANEA MAR. While the staff will be pleasant, your possessions may not be safe. And bring an alarm clock.
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Eric says:
Thanks for sharing your review.
Posted on: Jun 18, 2010
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Lynsey_loves_Cali Lynsey_l…
4 reviews
Awesome hotel, fantastic location! Aug 04, 2007
I stayed here for a week in August 2007 with my boyfriend for our anniversary. We were VERY pleased with the hotel :D

Its modern and bright - lots of glass, wood and marble, very stylish. The room was great, large, very comfy and clean, with amazing sea views out over the beach.

The hotel staff were very helpful and friendly, also the majority of them speak English (to some degree at least). We did have a bit of a pantomine episode with a cleaning lady (she wanted to come in and clean, we wanted her to come back in half an hour) but we got there in the end, and it was quite funny :D

The buffet breakfast was very good (if *slightly* expensive) - but there was lots of choice (fruit, pastries, cereals, breads, eggs, cold meats and even dairy free options). It was very fresh and all-you-can-eat.

The hotel location was absolutely perfect for us. We wanted somewhere close to the beach but within easy travelling distance of the main attractions (La Rambla, Sagrada Familia, etc). The #41 bus stops just along the road from the hotel (literally about 30 secs away) and its about a 25 min ride to Placa de Catalunya. Its a good way to see some of the city you probably wouldn’t normally bother with, and its worth seeing.

There’s a great shopping area about a 5-10 min walk north up towards the Forum area called Diagonal Mar. It has 30+ places to get something to eat and drink, all reasonably priced with loads of choice. Plenty of shopping options too. Also, there’s a superb Chinese restaurant just across the road, along from the hotel (Orilla del Mar I think its called). Its open for lunch and evening meal. Its decently priced and really great food.

Overall, we were very pleased with all aspects of the hotel. We would definitely recommend it to others and would definitely stay there again :D
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jteddyb says:
I used to live a couple of blocks from there!
Posted on: Mar 17, 2008

Barcelo Atenea Mar Overview

Located on the sea front, the Barcelo Atenea Mar Hotel Barcelona offers direct access to the Nova Mar Bella Beach. Within 5 minutes drive of the hotel, guests will find the Barcelona Zoo, the Diagonal Mar, and the new Barcelona Conference Center. Bicycles, taxis, or private cars link to the Barcelo Hotel Atenea Mar.

Soundproofed and air conditioned, the 191 rooms and suites offer stunning views over the shore and the cityscape. Rooms have wireless Internet access, modern décor, satellite television and en suite bathrooms. Small dogs are welcome at no charge.

With a contemporary design and ultra modern interior, the Barcelo Atenea Mar opened in 2003 and has 12 levels. The hotel’s conference space can accommodate up to 400 people for business or social events, and the meeting rooms are oriented for optimal daylight. There is a fully equipped gym, 2 saunas, and a Jacuzzi for those seeking to unwind. The reception staff offer bicycle rentals and tourist support, as well as business support services. There is a full service restaurant on site offering seafood specialties and regional fare, complimented by the house bar. Parking is offered to guests with cars.

Barcelo Atenea Mar Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Tour Desk
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Housekeeping
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Medical Assistance Available
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Security Guard
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Secretarial Service
  • Porters
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Private beach
  • Laundry service
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Shops
  • Excursions
  • Beach (Direct Access)
  • Playground
  • Computer
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Facsimile
  • Ballroom
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Exhibit Space
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Disabled Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Steam Room
  • Massage
  • Steam Bath
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • En suite
  • Private Bathroom
  • Spa/Jetted Tub
  • Cots
  • Highchairs
  • Coffee Shop/Cafeteria
  • Luggage Storage
  • Shops in Hotel
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Paid Parking
  • Doctor on call

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