$56 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 18, 2015 Check-out: Jan 19, 2015

Hotel Derby

4 stars
Loreto, 21, Barcelona, 08029
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
15 reviews
Great location for short trip

This hotel is within 30 minutes walking of just about all the big sites... La rambla, basilica de... See full review

  • Greattomato
  • Jul 25, 2014
Good value

Everything seemed nice, clean and fairly new. I did not try the breakfast. See full review

  • Sleeperz
  • Feb 9, 2014
The hotel is located in the middle of the shopping and business district, near Diagonal avenue and only five minutes from the trade fair grounds, the Sants train station and with direct access to the airport. Recently renovated, this classic Barcelona hotel is on a surprisingly quiet street, sheltered from the urban hustle-bustle. This hotel is one of the best-prepared for business travellers. It could be described as a classic urban hotel that just like all the hotels in the collection boasts a collection of art, in this case including lithographs by Miro, Guinovart, Tpies, Mariscal and Hernndez Pizjun, which give guests a good sampling of contemporary Catalan art. The hotel has 117 totally renovated rooms, all with parquet flooring, individually-controlled air conditioning units, direct-line telephone, mini-bar, background music, a working area with free-of-charge broadband Internet access, TV with Canal Plus, satellite dish and pay-per-view channels, fax and modem hook-ups and safety deposit box. The hotel also furnishes a laundry service, room service and parking. Hotel guests may enjoy the cosy "Epsom" scotch bar and restaurant service in "The Times" cafe. They can also relax in the swimming pool at the Gran Derby, just 10 metres from the hotel. Business center, Car park, meeting rooms, Room service, Laundry and pressing service, Buffet breakfast and Restaurant Epsom. Important Information: VAT taxes may be subject to change according to new rate percentage variation.

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Hotel Derby Rooms

Standard
The bedding option for the room is one double or twin. Room offers all modern amenities.

Amenities

  • Free internet
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Elevators
Activities
Outdoor pool
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Currency exchange
Internet
Free internet
Parking
Parking

Nearby points of interest

  • Les Corts: 0.2 mi
  • Sants Rail Station: 0.3 mi
  • Museu i Centre d’Estudis de l’Esport Dr Melcior Colet: 0.4 mi
  • Via Augusta: 0.7 mi
  • Barcelona Sants railway station: 0.8 mi
  • Parc de l'Espanya Industrial: 0.9 mi
  • Dona i Ocell: 0.9 mi
  • Gran de Gracia: 1 mi
  • Casa Vicens: 1 mi
  • Casa Mila: 1.1 mi
  • Rambla de Catalunya: 1.1 mi
  • Carrer de Sants: 1.1 mi
  • Plaza de Espanya: 1.1 mi
  • Museu del Modernismo Catala: 1.1 mi
  • Palau del Baró de Quadras: 1.1 mi
  • Les Corts: 0.2 mi
  • Sants Rail Station: 0.3 mi
  • Museu i Centre d’Estudis de l’Esport Dr Melcior Colet: 0.4 mi
  • Via Augusta: 0.7 mi
  • Barcelona Sants railway station: 0.8 mi
  • Parc de l'Espanya Industrial: 0.9 mi
  • Dona i Ocell: 0.9 mi
  • Gran de Gracia: 1 mi
  • Casa Vicens: 1 mi
  • Casa Mila: 1.1 mi
  • Rambla de Catalunya: 1.1 mi
  • Carrer de Sants: 1.1 mi
  • Plaza de Espanya: 1.1 mi
  • Museu del Modernismo Catala: 1.1 mi
  • Palau del Baró de Quadras: 1.1 mi
  • Fundació Antoni Tàpies: 1.1 mi
  • University of Barcelona: 1.1 mi
  • Camp Nou: 1.2 mi
  • Casa Batlló: 1.2 mi
  • Paseo de Gracia: 1.2 mi
  • Fundación Francisco Godia: 1.2 mi
  • Fira de Barcelona: 1.2 mi
  • Nou Camp Stadium: 1.2 mi
  • Casa Lleó Morera: 1.2 mi
  • Egyptian Museum of Barcelona: 1.2 mi
  • Coliseum: 1.2 mi
  • Palau Ramon de Montaner: 1.3 mi
  • Casa de les Punxes: 1.3 mi
  • FC Barcelona Museum: 1.3 mi
  • Palau Reial de Pedralbes: 1.3 mi
  • Fran Daurel Foundation: 1.3 mi
  • Dreta de l'Eixample: 1.3 mi
  • Fundació Fran Daurel: 1.3 mi
  • Palau Blaugrana: 1.3 mi
  • Carrer de Pelai: 1.3 mi
  • Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona: 1.3 mi
  • CaixaForum: 1.3 mi
  • Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art: 1.4 mi
  • Polytechnic University of Catalonia: 1.4 mi
  • Parroquia de la Purissima Concepció: 1.4 mi
  • Barcelona Pavilion: 1.4 mi
  • Palau dels Esports de Barcelona: 1.4 mi
  • Plaza Espanya: 1.4 mi
  • Carrer del Carme: 1.4 mi
  • Plaça de Catalunya station: 1.5 mi

Dining

Restaurant
Hotel guests may enjoy the cosy "Epsom" scotch bar and restaurant service in "The Times" caf. They can also relax in the swimming pool at the Gran Derby, just 10 metres from the hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1200
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (15)

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Derby

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
15 out of 15
Amenities:
3.7
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4.2
Location:
3.9
Value:
3.7

73% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Cartoon
Business
Montreal, Canada
Aug 30, 2009

Don't expect a 4-stars service

At first, we had a problem with the reservation, they couldn't find our reservation even if we had the confirmation number so we had to wait 30-45 minutes. Also, the staff at the reception desk is not very friendly so don't expect a smile from them. As for the location, it is not close to the grooving part of Barcelona but it was still easy to travel around the town by bus and/or subway.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
3
Location:
2
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

Try the Bilbao's bar for tapas in Barrio Gothic. It is close to the Cathedral.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Ajalote
Business
Miami
May 14, 2012

Its ok.

It is more like a 3 star hotel. No amenities (gym,restaurant). The rooms are l a ittle small than the average. Good bathroom. They supply only one soap for handwash and shower for 2 days,

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Derby

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
gavinoz
Business
Dublin
Jan 30, 2013

My naiveity

Hotel was good until i was checking out. Breakfast bill for 3 days - €75.00 !!!!!!!!!!!! total - 6 cups of coffee and 3 crossiants. Never again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Derby

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
a reasonable traveller
Business
Rockville, Maryland
May 16, 2013

A good place to stay for a few days

I have three complaints about this hotel. One, people from the bar across the street came out on the street to talk, laugh in the middle of the night, making a lot noise. Two, it is quite a walk to the metro station, much farther than I thought when I made the reservation. Three, there is no provision for making hot water in the room, no complimentary bottled water either.is otherwise, it is a clean hotel to stay for a few days. The restaurant the front desk recommended was great and it was close to the hotel. we had great authentic Spanish food there.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Miami Beach
Aug 22, 2010

SO SO

It was pricey for a hotel with not even a microwave in the room. But everything else was OK

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Not Applicable

Get a room with a Kitchenette!!!!! The money you save on hot water for tea or just a small simple meal in your room will make the difference in price worth it.

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Review of Hotel Derby

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Tombaz47
Business
Trowbridge, Wiltshire, UK
Aug 18, 2011

An ideal location for the tourist

Stayed in this hotel back in June and I must say I was very impressed. The hotel is only ten minutes walk from the nearest metro stop, and its only a couple of stops to the central station (Sants) as well as for the famous landmarks such as Las Ramblas. Its situated in a very quiet area, so there's not really much traffic noise. First impressions of the room was that it was quite modern and chic in its design, not too up market, but very comfy and spacious. Note that the hotel has free Wifi in every room, so useful for the smartphone/laptop users. Hotel was very smart, clean and presentable. Room service was top notch, cleaned daily. Staff were very friendly and helpful, particularly for me and my friend who were visiting the city for sightseeing! There are quite a few shops convenientlylocated not far from the hotel as well as bars and restaurants. Across the road from the hotel is a pharmacy and a couple of restaurants and round the corner is a newsagent, good place to get your grub especially as breakfast in the hotel is very pricey if you don't have breakfast included, was around 18 euros! There is also a larger supermarket located about two minutes walk as well. Overall, I really rated the hotel, especially for the location that its in. Would definitely consider staying there again! :)

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mani0172
Business
London, UK
Dec 31, 2011

Very nice hotel

Hotel Derby is really good in terms of comfort and cleanliness. You can get to the city center in less than 10 mins by bus and the bus stop is just 3-5 min walk away from the hotel. The hotel staff is also very nice and pleasant. The double room with king size bed should be bigger though. The breakfast price is 14 euros which is quite high too. If the double rooms are bigger and the hotel is located in the city center, I will give it 5 stars.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Derby

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Uncle George
Business
Tulsa Okla
Jun 2, 2012

Spain on a budget

Hotel is clean and staff was very helpful. Breakfast was very good and many good restaurants close by. City tour bus stop just 3 blocks away. I thought it was a great value.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

There are several great Italian restaurants within 3 blocks.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Edoorly
Business
London
Aug 15, 2012

Clean modern 4 star hotel

Lovely hotel that offers great value for money. Staff are very helpful & friendly. Rooms are spotlessly clean and very modern. The hotel is a little out of the centre. Local bars and restaurants have little English but much better value than the city centre.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Not Applicable

Book Sagrada familia tickets online - queues are huge!

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Review of Hotel Derby

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Sleeperz
Business
California
Feb 9, 2014

Good value

Everything seemed nice, clean and fairly new. I did not try the breakfast.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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