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5.0 out of 5

"The staff was amazing I liked the swimming pools the air conditioning was not cool enough otherwise everything was great " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 13 Jul 2019

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Hotel Description

5-star luxury hotel near Barceloneta Beach

Central Barcelona getaway

Within a 10-minute walk of this Ciutat Vella hotel, you'll find Casino Barcelona and Barceloneta Beach. La Rambla and Barcelona Cathedral are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Luxury amenities

A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the gym and unwind at the bar/lounge and poolside bar.

Free WiFi, LCD TVs

The 241 soundproofed guestrooms offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include DVD players and minibars.

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Terrace, Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Suite, 1 King Bed, View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Room, 1 Twin Bed

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Room, 2 Twin Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Suite, 1 King Bed, Terrace, View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, 1 Twin Bed

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Sofitel Barcelona Skipper ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

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Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sofitel Barcelona Skipper

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The staff was amazing I liked the swimming pools the air conditioning was not cool enough otherwise everything was great

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About the Sofitel Barcelona Skipper

Location Avinguda Litoral 10, Barcelona, 08005

Renovations + Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

The property will be renovating from May 1 2021 to April 30 2022 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Business center
  • Dining venue
  • Elevator
  • Exterior
  • Fitness facilities
  • Front desk
  • Guestrooms
  • Hallway
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lobby
  • Meeting facilities
  • Parking area
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Sofitel Barcelona Skipper offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A business center, a meeting room, and limo/town car service are available. A rooftop terrace, spa services, and a library are also featured at the luxury Sofitel Barcelona Skipper . Parking is available for a fee.

  • 241 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • 1 conference room
  • Bar by the pool

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Barcelona (YJD-Barcelona-France Train Station) (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Ciutadella-Vila Olimpica Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Sofitel Barcelona Skipper offers 241 accommodations with DVD players and minibars. A pillow menu is available. 40-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

The Blend Lounge and Bar - This restaurant specializes in Spanish cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Syrah - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Casino nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby

Spa Services

Fit. Spa Lounge has 2 treatment rooms. Services include body wraps and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open select days.

  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Sauna in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 16

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property is located in the city's Low Emission Zone; only low-emission vehicles are permitted to enter. Guests with non-Spanish license plates must register their vehicle with the city in advance.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: EUR 50 per pet, per day
  • Food and water bowls are available

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Tourism Certified (Spain).

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Safe Tourism Certified (Spain)
  • Property does not follow a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines
  • Property registry number - HB004318
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.68 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 28 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 27.5 per night
  • Pet fee: EUR 50 per pet, per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Barcelona Pullman
  • Barcelona Pullman Skipper
  • Barcelona Skipper
  • Pullman Barcelona
  • Pullman Barcelona Skipper
  • Pullman Skipper
  • Pullman Skipper Barcelona
  • Pullman Skipper Hotel
  • Pullman Skipper Hotel Barcelona
  • Skipper Pullman
  • Ab Skipper Barcelona
  • Hotel Ab Skipper
  • Pullman Barcelona Skipper Catalonia
  • Pullman Barcelona Skipper Hotel Barcelona
  • Pullman Barcelona Skipper Hotel
  • Ab Skipper Barcelona
  • Pullman Barcelona Skipper Catalonia
  • Hotel Ab Skipper
  • Sofitel Barcelona Skipper
  • Pullman Barcelona Skipper
  • Sofitel Barcelona Skipper Hotel
  • Sofitel Barcelona Skipper Barcelona
  • Sofitel Barcelona Skipper Hotel Barcelona

You should know

  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 1000, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • The seasonal pool will open in April and close in September.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

  • UNESCO sustainable tourism pledge
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.