Derby  4 stars

Loreto, 21 , Barcelona, Spain, 08029  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Flat panel tv - Would stay here again - Good value
  • Walls between rooms are very thin - Fitness centre - Nice bathroom
  • Wi-fi doesn't work - Room was comfy - Nice place
  • Staff was friendly - Wi-fi worked - Parking is very expensive
  • Location was good - Shower was ok - Air conditioning was very good

Overview

This hotel is a true paragon of Barcelona service and hospitality located close to City Centre and the main shopping area. Sophisticated atmosphere of the property is created by the display of original artworks by such acclaimed painters as Mira and Guinovart. Guests can receive complimentary access to the Barcelona Egyptian Museum. For relaxation, the outdoor swimming pool is available at the partner hotel Gran Derby, just across the street. A courtesy car is offered for those who want to explore the city’s sites.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   115.

City Center Barcelona - 1.5 mi
Airports El Prat De Llobregat (BCN) - 7.3 mi, Girona-Costa Brava (GRO) - 47.9 mi
Train Stations Barcelona Sants - Rail Station - 4300 ft, FGC - Plaça Molina - 4600 ft
Underground stations Entença - 2300 ft, Hospital Clínic - 3000 ft
Restaurants La Tagliatella (cuisine: Italian) - 500 ft, La Taberna Del Bierzo (cuisine: Mediterranean, Tapas, Spanish) - 100 ft
Beaches Ocata Beach - 5100 ft

Rooms

The 116 climate-controlled guestrooms epitomize comfort. In each room, cherry-wood furnishings are matched with hardwood flooring and leather armchairs. Original contemporary paintings also add to the aura of piece and refinement. CD players, minibars, satellite TV, direct-dial phones and free broadband Internet access feature in all rooms.

Dining options

The on-site Restaurant Epsom serves delicious fusion of traditional Mediterranean dishes and Catalan fare throughout the day. The Scotch Bar is a nice spot to relax by an open fire while sipping a fine drink. Another dining venue is a bright coffee shop, frequented by locals and hotel guests alike, where you can take pleasure in soft drinks and spirits. The business centre has two well-equipped meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 75 people.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour security
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bus parking
  • Coffee shop
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Tour desk
  • Garage
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is EUR 19.40 per day.

Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Laundry
  • Shuttle service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Cribs available
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Slippers
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • PC hook-up in room
  • Dual voltage outlet
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Hi-Fi
  • Video on demand
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Room windows open

Policies

Check-In

from  12 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 53.50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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The 116 climate-controlled guestrooms epitomize comfort. In each room, cherry-wood furnishings are matched with hardwood flooring and leather armchairs. Original contemporary paintings also add to the aura of piece and refinement. CD players, minibars, satellite TV, direct-dial phones and free broadband Internet access feature in all rooms.

Standard Double Room
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Derby Standard Double Room Double or Twin Room (1-2 Adults)
Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds
Size: 240 sq. feet

Comfortable 22m2 room in which the contemporary decor and works of art by world-renowned Catalan artists are particularly striking. It includes one Double bed.

Room facilities
    Deluxe Double Room
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    Derby Deluxe Double Room Deluxe Double or Twin
    Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds
    Size: 360 sq. feet

    This room has two comfortable spacious areas in which to work and rest. With an avant-garde design and fine materials of the highest quality. It has a private terrace with magnificent view.

    Junior Suite
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    Derby Junior Suite Junior Suite 1 or 2 people
    Derby Junior Suite Junior Suite 1 or 2 people
    Derby Junior Suite Junior Suite (1-2 Adults)
    Derby Junior Suite Junior Suite (1-2 Adults)
    Bed type: Queen Size Bed or Double Bed
    Size: 305 sq. feet

    Spacious 28m2 room, where sitting room set completely apart from the rest area, and surround yourself with works by artists such as Miro and Dali. Two spaces that enable you to combine work and leisure at any time.

    Room facilities
      Standard Single Room
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      Derby Standard Single Room Double or Twin Room (1-2 Adults)
      Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds
      Size: 240 sq. feet

      Comfortable 18m2 single room where the works of artists such as Miro, Dali and Guinovart are prominent. Spaces in which attention has been paid to every last detail for those travelling alone.

      Room facilities

        Derby LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Places of interest
        • Agm Business Office Internacional S.L
          3000 ft
        • Carmelitas Misioneras
          3300 ft
        • Amics del Centre Cristia Dels Universitaris
          4600 ft
        Train stations
        • Barcelona Sants - Rail Station
          4000 ft
        • FGC - Gràcia
          4300 ft
        • FGC - Plaça Molina
          4300 ft
        Convention centers
        • Accion Cultural Miguel de Cervantes
          2700 ft
        • Casa del Tibet
          3300 ft
        Amusement
        • Bingo 45
          400 ft
        • Parques de Atracciones S.A.
          1400 ft
        • Federacio Catalana de Bitlles
          2000 ft
        • Thinkwell Europa S.L.
          2000 ft
        • Cinesa Diagonal
          2000 ft
        • Cine Gran Sarria
          3000 ft
        • Aventura Park
          3000 ft
        • Bingo Don Pelayo
          3300 ft
        • Banda I Majorettes Triangle Desants
          4000 ft
        • Blum Park
          4000 ft
        • Bunker Store
          4000 ft
        Theaters
        • Villarroel Teatre
          4600 ft
        Underground stations
        • Entença
          2000 ft
        • Hospital Clínic
          2700 ft
        • Sants- Estació Undergraund
          3000 ft
        • Plaça del Centre
          3300 ft
        • Les Corts
          3700 ft
        • Maria Cristina
          4000 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Ocata Beach
          5100 ft
          Ocata,outside Barcelona, El Masnou
        • La Pedrera - Mila House (Casa Mila)
          1.1 mi
          Carrer de Provenca 261 - 265, Barcelona
        • Casa Vicens
          1.0 mi
          Carretera de les Carolines 24, Barcelona
        • Fundacio Sunol
          1.1 mi
          Passeig de Gracia 98, Barcelona
        • Casa Batllo
          1.2 mi
          Passeig de Gracia, 43, Barcelona

        Near the hotel

        • Parc de l'Espanya Industrial
          4800 ft
          Estacio Sants, Barcelona

        Restaurants Nearby

        • La Tagliatella

          75% likes this, based on 304 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 29

          500 ft
          Josep Tarradellas 116

          Phone: 934194298

        • La Taberna Del Bierzo

          54% likes this, based on 18 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean, Tapas, Spanish, Bar
          Price Range: USD 19 - USD 44

          100 ft
          C/ Loreto, 24 08029

          Phone: 934193457

        • Quilez

          84% likes this, based on 20 reviews

          200 ft
          ignasi barraquer 5

          Phone: 933213010

        • El Rebujito de Moran

          300 ft
          Rita Bonnat 3

          Phone: 934301045

        • Tayu

          Cuisine: Asian

          400 ft
          Av. Josep Tarradellas 139
        Getting there.

        This hotel lies within a reasonable stroll to Plaza Francesc Macia and the upscale shops of the Diagonal district. The trade fair centre is two blocks away and the Gothic Quarter is three kilometres away. Local highlights include Gaudi’s La Pedrera (Casa Mila), the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, Las Ramblas Boulevard and the Picasso Museum. The nearest airport, Barcelona El Prat Airport, is 13 kilometres away.

        Derby Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Derby

        Average guest rating

        7.6
        out of 10
        Excellent
        Based on 150 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        6.8
        Rooms
        7.9
        Service
        7.0
        Value
        7.4
        Dining
        8.3

        Individual guest reviews

        • Couple

          The room was clean. It is quite close to a metro station (about 1 km), so it is easy to commute around the city from the hotel.

          The breakfast (buffet) is not good enough for its price. The bed was to small for a double bed, the size was like for a bigger single bed.

          • Average rating
            7.0
        • Single

          open space at the backyard allows a lot of light in the room; Great breakfast buffet. Spacious bathroom for Barcelona hotels.

          Only wall-mounted showerhead (no handshower), which would be perfectly fine, if the bathtub would not been with the sloping end unter the shower.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Couple

          a nice clean hotel.

          the hotell was nice a pity about the weather has it rained for the 4 days we were there

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Single

          the service was good and it is quiet. not so close to the center, but 20 minutes walk are ok.

          • Average rating
            8.8
        • Couple

          There was very loundly,becouse of the neiborhoods.

          • Average rating
            8.8
        • Single

          very quiet and nice and safe area

          • Average rating
            9.6
        • Older travelers

          Large bedrooms, good bed,and shower

          The advertised "free wi-fi internet" worked great on the first day we arrived, then it never worked for the 5 days we stayed there. All my complaints were dealt by the reception with a "go stay somewhere else" atitude.and lies about "too many people online", which they insisted was true even at 3 in the morning!!! The elevator blocked us several times and the whole place felt as a "was great now going decrepit place". During the weekend only the bellboy was at the reception. Got some internet after screaming and they produced a cable to connect to an internet socket on the room wall. Overall is far from any metro/subway/bus itineraries, and should be avoided by those without a car. Room prices vary everiday. Some up some down:unpredictably.

          • Average rating
            2.4
        • Couple

          The room is clean but it's very very noisy, we can hear the noise from both side like opening their door and flushing their toilets. Did not sleep much. Not going to book this hotel again.

          • Average rating
            5.0
        • Couple

          Very nice, clean hotel, definitely in the high-class part of Barcelona (not far from the Diagonal).

          Very far walk to the Metro train, which can easily take you to see the famous sites of Barcelona.

          • Average rating
            8.8
        • Single

          Staff was standing on their toes ready to help with anything. They went above and beyond. I got upgraded to the suite which was really nice.

          My netbook didn't fit into the safe. The metro and buses are very easy to use and get around even though the hotel is not in the center of town

          • Average rating
            9.6
        • Single

          A nice hotel. 5/10 minutes from nearest Metro. 10/15 minutes from Camp Nou. Friengly staff. Nice rooms.

          Wi-fi didn't work properly which caused me problems. Cable internet connection didn't work at all.

          • Average rating
            6.2
        • Couple

          Location, hotel to far from metro station.

          • Average rating
            6.6
        • Couple

          staff very helpful and room clean and tidy, quiet and close to everything

          • Average rating
            10.0
        • Older travelers

          The staff was helpful with directions on how to get to the attractions.

          The location was somewhat far from the attractions, the room was very hot as they had turned off the air conditoning.

          • Average rating
            5.0
        • Group of friends

          Friendly and helpful staff; good breakfast selection (was included in the price of our room); location of the hotel is very close to the shopping area on Diagonal

          Rooms, walls, and windows are not soundproof; beds are uncomfortable

          • Average rating
            8.2
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