"Clean, new apartments on pedestrian street"
We were quite happy with our stay in these apartments. The price was similar to other apartments we looked at but without the pricey cleaning fee or having to meet a person to let us in. It was also cheaper than staying in a hotel for our family. We were prepared after reading other reviews for the check-in process of needing to call the hotel manager […] to get the passcode to enter the building, which was a bit of a pain if you have a foreign phone that charges a lot to call from abroad; however it seemed to work OK (would work better if they could have mailed us a code ahead of time by email). Once this checkin process was done, everything was great. The apartment was very clean, new, tastefully decorated. Our family of 4 was comfortable in the apartment and able to prepare some meals in the kitchen. It was conveniently located close to several metro stops to whisk you off to tourist sites or you could walk to Plaza Catalunya and the Ramblas in about 20-30 minutes, which we did several times. The neighborhood itself was very nice, on a pedestrian street with a few nice tapa places and restaurants nearby (cheaper than in the tourist areas). If you do not have too much time in Barcelona and you want to be in the heart of all the action, it might be better to try to find a place a little closer to the Gothic quarter, but we found this location to be quite acceptable Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"No Front Desk & No One On Site"
These accommodations are just what they claim to be -- apartments. First the negative. If you don't have the code to enter the building -- and we didn't -- you will have to wait for someone either entering or exiting the building to let you in. Once inside, you will have to use an ATM-like machine to get your keys. Even though the room was prepaid, […] you will need to pay the tax on the room using a credit card which you better know your ATM code to use. If you need assistance, you will need to use the phone located next to the machine where you will reach the incredibly rude apartment manager. The wireless internet connection is spotty at best. The instructions for the almost useless washer/dryer (you can only do a very small load of laundry at a time) are very tough to understand. As for the upside, you can cook and eat in the apartment and there are separate bedrooms. The metro lines are not all that far, and the neighborhood is quaint and relatively safe. The room was clean and comfortable. In spite of everything, I would actually consider staying here again as long as the price was right. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Great apartment for exploring barcelona on foot"
I was surprised by the lack of a reception desk, however check in was done at a machine in the lobby, and there was a helpline number for any questions which in fact worked very well. The apartment was an ideal size for a couple and very well appointed. The location was excellent for the palace and other attractions at Mont Juic, and about a 30 minute […] walk from the marina. I would certainly stay here again. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Great place for shopping at the local Arena"
Its a great place to stay and will definitely be using more MH Apartments but the only problems I had was to do with the WIFI, bathroom sliding door not opening or closing properly and as we checked in after 2.30pm, the beds were still to be done by the staff but overall, fantastic place for self catering.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Wonderful apartment in a good location. The wifi really needs an upgrade though, very slow and not working in the bedrooms.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
A lovely place to stay to see barcelona and better value then any hotel around. The only issue was the drainage in the shower, a great shower but too much water blocked the plug. The area was great and the kitchen had everything we could need.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Lovely apartment with everything you need. Plenty of space, good value for money and excellent location. Very disappointed with door entry system and no staff on site. Booking in is carried out with a computer screen inside the building in the lobby. Very difficult to gain access to lobby to book in. We were lucky as two helpful Australians staying […] there came to our assistance Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"Stay in a hotel instead"
3 night stay nearly 400 euros and they don't clean the room, the shower was cold the first night, the bed is too hard and two of the tiniest singles pushed together and no where to leave your luggage on the last day if you miss out on one of the lockers. It's not centrally located to anything. no one actually on site so you have to keep making phone […] calls if you need something (they don't provide a phone, that's on you). For the price and facilities, you are better off in a hotel, unless you are desperate to cook for yourself. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Response by MH Apartments Urban Dear client, Thank you for having booked in MH Apartments. We are sorry if you don't feel as good as you thought in our apartments, but as our advertising we are MH Apartments and we do not have services like hotel. But we must say that our apartments are brand new and totally equipped with superior qualities (we did not have ever any complaint about the beds) and located 5 minutes to Plaza Espanya, which is quite central and totally connected with the main central location. If you have any problem during your stay we inform all the clients there is a telephone next to the check in machine in the hall to contact directly to our office 24h. As well, we have 4 lockers to leave the luggage in the hall for early check ins or late check outs. Best regards, MH Apartments Staff
"not the beat choice...but Carlos tried"
The apartment was diffucult to get into . The automatic checkin was not very seamless but eventually Carlos got us in . The apartment was freezing cold and we could not turn up the thermostat to any satisfaction. The unit was sufficiently large and quite comfortable,but we had too many issues to say i could recommend this apartment or that i would stay […] here again. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Response by MH Apartments Urban Dear client, Thank you for having booked in MH Apartments. We apologize if you don't have a nice start of your trip using our automatic check in machine, probably it was a punctual problem that my colleague Carlos solved quickly. About your problems with the heating, we leave in all the apartments all the instructions for all the supplies, and if you have any problem with any of them you have a telephone 24h for any issue in your apartment. Please note that the apartments are opened from March this year and we did not have any problem with heatings/ air conditionings yet. We hope you can come back to Barcelona and stay in our apartments again to have another opinions about us. Best regarda
"Toppenvecka i Barcelona"
Jag och min sambo hade en supervistelse i Barcelona där vi bodde i en fräsch lägenhet i ett lugnt och mycket trevligt område nära till allt.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
perfecte locatie voor uitstapjes in Barcelona. Zeer centraal, zeer schoon, zeer compleet appartement. een aanrader !Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Confort de l'appartement ."
Très bon séjour dans cet appartement confortable , bien entretenu , bien équipé et calme .Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Svåra dörrar att öppna, inte så bra städat. Smuts och damm på golvlisterna. Bra område, fina rum. Underlättar om städ personalen kan engelska.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Value for money"
We had to nights at this hotel. Good alternativ to an traditional hotel. Lots of space, quite new and ok placement.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Convenient and clean"
Once we got used to the fact that this is a non-manned hotel, we were fully satisfied. It took a couple of calls to the hotel office to sort out where linen and others things were, but they answer around the clock apparently, no problem.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Clear room for improvement"
It's hard to enjoy a stay that starts and ends badly: we got to the apartment building two hours earlier than the checking time, hoping to be able to put our luggage in the lockers and hit the city, when we found the check-in machine computer -looking like an atm- crashed with the classic blue Windows screen. We called the hotel service -no reception […] in this hotel- to let them know and get it fixed before the check-in time. Bon chance, two hours later we were greeted by the same crashed computer screen, and had to wait for another hour before a service guy came and fixed it. On our last day, a similar issue: four lockers for 8 apartments? No locker was available for us, so we had to change our plans and carry our luggage across the city. Previously I found the apartment building a good idea, now I value the services provided by the receptionist. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by MH Apartments Urban Dear Guest first of all thank you for your comments about your stay ee appreciate that. We are sorry about the incident during your check in process, there is usually no problems with self check in machine and process is always fast and simple, sorry for the inconvenience . About the lockers being a few apartment building is rarely filled and there is usually always available in case that all of them were locked you must called to the office and we could give you another solution.
The location of the apartment is around 5 mins walk from the Espanya Station. The check-in process is kinda weird - there are no receptionist for check-in, everything is done with a machine. Other than this, everything is pretty good. The apartment is neat and tidy, the bathroom is clean, the bed is comfortable. I will definitely recommend this apa […] rtment. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Maggio a Barcelona"
Mh apartments Urban é situato nell'avinguda Mistral 61, zona strategica per muoversi tranquillamente in metro o con i bus da Plaza espanda! All'arrivo si é costretti a chiamare ad un numero di telefono spagnolo per parlare con una signora molto antipatica e sgarbata che dovrebbe darti il codice per entrare dal portone (tutto in inglese) Nessuno ti accoglie […] all'entrata siete solo voi a dover fare i conti con una macchinetta per il check-in poco chiara e che fa perdere tempo per delle operazioni molto semplici. Pagamento immediato senza rilascio di nessuna ricevuta!!! Appartamento bello, con grandi finestre e mobili moderni. Pulizia deludente, phon sporco, doccia intasata d'acqua, niente bidet naturalmente. La macchinetta per il caffè era un incubo!!! Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"Besser als ein Hotel"
Bin mit ein paar Kollegen nach Barcelona gereist. Die Wohnung (2 Schlafzimmer + Stube) ist gut eingerichtet (Küche, Bügeleisen, Waschmaschine,..), gepflegt und sauber. Sie liegt an ruhiger Lage und doch recht zentral; zu Fuss hat man etwa 15-20 Minuten bis zur Altstadt. Für den Checkin muss man die angeschriebene Telefonnummer anrufen, erhält einen […] PIN für die Türe und kann dann an einem Automaten einchecken. Dies war mir neu, hat aber ganz gut geklappt. Vor der Türe ist noch ein Spielplatz für kleine Kinder. Nach meiner Erfahrung kann ich diese Appartments empfehlen. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"A recommander !"
Appartement tout confort, idéalement situé. Parfait pour se sentir comme chez soi à Barcelone et passer de bonnes nuits reposantes (il donne sur une avenue très calme). Toutes commodités dans le quartier (métro, commerces, restaurants). A recommander !Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Toller Urlaub mitten in Barcelona ! Kleiner Verbesserungsvorschlag : Die Dichtung der Dusche fehlt - Man muss immer nachwischen !!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Una excelente opción para viajar en familia"
Estuvimos una semana en el hotel, ben ubicado, bien comunicado, con todos los servicios cerca, atracciones para los niños, sitios para comer.. excelente ayuda para que la visita a barcelona fuera innolvidable.Genuine Expedia guest review
"Bra lägenhet med bra läge"
Lägenheten var väldigt rymlig med separat sovrum och bra kök. Stort plus för diskmaskin och tvättmaskin. Läget är mycket bra för besökare som ska till Fira-mässan. Rekommenderas!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Отель очень удачно расположен и оснащен всем необходимым. Однако, если вы не владеете английским языком, заселение окажется серьезной проблемой. Ресепшн отсутствует, чтобы зайти внутрь необходима консультация администратора по телефону (он указан на табличке снаружи), администратор сообщает код от входной двери и то, что ключ выдается автоматом в холле. […] В автомате также все инструкции на английском языке. Из неудобств, пожалуй, мало шкафов и то, что в туалет можно попасть только из спальни, это неудобно, когда путешествуешь с маленьким ребенком (как мы). И еще, рядом находится шумная улица, движение по которой начинается рано утром, так что соням поспать не удастся. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Tutto ok, ma........."
Tutto ok perfetto completo di lavatrice, cuccina ecc, un consiglio portatevi le lenzuola da casa: quelle che ho trovato erano un po sporche. Comunque consigliatoGenuine Expedia guest review
Il check in è stato un problema non riuscivamo a contattare "la persona" per la conferma. Dopo aver aspettato parecchie ore spese anche davanti la macchina malefica del check in siamo.riuscite ad entrare. L'appartamento era dotato di tutto. Ottima zona. Collegata con i mezzi. Ci tornerei volentieri.Genuine Expedia guest review
"Très bonne situation, très moderne"
Les plus: A 2 pas de la place d'Espagne, proche métro et bus, centre commerciale des arènes et des musées.Appartement moderne, très bien équipé, propre et confortable. Les moins: enregistrement sur un automate , personne pour expliquer sur place ou tenir compte des demandes formulées lors de la réservation.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Moderno e funcional, mas há um detalhe importante"
Apartamento bastante funcional, com os itens necessários para uma permanência longa. Ar condicionado, WiFi, TV, geladeira, fogão, microondas etc. Local bem servido de restaurantes, shopping (Arena), transporte (Pl. de España) e mercados. Tivemos apenas um problema quando chegamos pois é necessário telefonar para o zelador para saber o código da entrada […] do prédio, portanto é preciso ter acesso a um telefone (o telefone público mais próximo ao prédio não estava funcionando com moedas). Além disso não há recepção, todo o procedimento de check-in é feito em uma máquina que lhe entrega o cartão do apartamento após o pagamento das taxas de turismo da Catalunha. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"muy caro para no ser hotel"
la estancia es muy adecuada, limpia bien espaciosa pero no es un hotel no tiene servicios diarios de hotel y cobran como si lo fuese. perfectamente equipado para ser un apartamento no un apartahotelGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Mycket bra! Enda man kan vara lite tveksam mot är att det inte fanns någon reception vilket medförde vissa svårigheter vid incheckning. Annars en lägenhet i toppklass!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Idéal pour personne seule ou couple"
Tout est pratique. L'enregistrement sur machine. Le quartier calme. La garde des bagages.Genuine Expedia guest review
"Fin fastighet med bra läge"
Hotellet ligger bra till med gångavstånd till det mesta (15 min till Ramblan), trots att det inte ligger i det mest "turistiska" området. Det kändes som vi bodde tillsammans med bofasta i Barcelona. Kan rekommdera restaurangen La Clara på Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes. Ligger bara två kvarter norrut. Nybyggt och fräsch lägenhetGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Ein helles sehr schönes Appartment, sehr sauber, in der Küche alles ausreichend vorhanden, modern.- einfach toll.Genuine Expedia guest review
09/13/14 caligrace Mountain View, California
This was the first time I've stayed in an apartment type accommodation. It was a relatively easy process, however, I travel with a phone so it was easy to communicate to find the place and get inside the building. Without a phone I can imagine it might be way more difficult. The apartments themselves are really modern and spacious and have everything you can need. I stayed with a group of 3 friends so four adults and we had plenty of room. Location was great-in Barcelona everything is kinda spread but we were able to find easy transportation near hotel.
09/07/14 Jujugriff Worcester, United Kingdom
Stayed for 5 nights, yes check in maybe little difficult but didn't spoil perfect stay, apartments are close to metro and trains, very clean and lots of towels etc, would stay again very helpful on phone and able to leave luggage in lockers for late flight. All in all great stay fantastic city.
"Pleasant Stay, Handy Location"
01/27/14 tjb64 Cork
Location good, nice neighbourhood, mainly locals, 10 min walk to Espania Metro Station, safe area.Bus to Airport 10 minute walk Apartment very modern, all appliances worked, shower good,no need for A/C as weather was not warm, Free Wi-Fi also. Suitable for Familys as Apartments have acess to Lift, Took a while to get the hang of Self Check In but got there in the end ! Would stay here again.
"Pathetic Experience - Poor Maintenance and House-keeping"
10/09/13 Vijay Kumar M Noida, India
We (six adults and three children) had rented two Apartments No 51 & 52 in MH Apartments Urban from 11th to the 15th of June. This reservation was made through hotels.com booking reference number 338264134 (63) & 338265089 (63). Even though we have paid premium price for these apartments the quality of Apartments and our experience have been really bad. Some of the issues 1. As soon as we entered the Apartments we noticed that the air-conditioning was not working in both the apartments. It took half a day to fix the air-conditioning. 2. However despite repairs the air-conditioning kept tripping every 15 minutes during the night as a result we were not able to sleep as it was quite hot. We made a complaint in the morning. 3. The bathroom door in Apartment No 52 would not lock properly resulting in no privacy. The maintenance staff was not able to fix it 4. No sheets were provided in any of the rooms for the sofa cum bed. 5. The cupboard door in Apartment 51 was lying on the floor separated from the cupboard and was fixed only after a day. When we called up the maintenance team, they said they were aware of the same. So I guess it was a known problem and had not been fixed. Reflects attitude. 6. Though the air-conditioners were repaired however the air-conditioning failed to work in one of the Apartments as a result all nine of us had to sleep in one Apartment.
"Handy location - good facilities"
08/16/13 lpalmer53 Brisbane, Australia
Had a great stay for 8 nights. A little difficult with self check in, and we had difficulty with locking our door, but apart from that the apartment was clean and everything worked well. Great inclusions with coffee machine, microwave, oven, cooktop, dishwasher and plenty of cooking utensils. Bathroom a little small but included washing machine/dryer. Shower tiny but great water pressure. Very close to Plasa Espania with shopping and metro. Great view from top of Arenas de Barcelona. Walking distance to Montjuic via escalator system which worked really well. A bit of a hike but great in the evenings when Magic Fountains were playing. All in all would highly recommend MH Urban.
"Nice place but no good service"
07/18/13 Zeev D Tel Aviv
After self complicated check in process that needed remote assistance we checked in at 2 PM but the room was not ready in cleaning process. The guy asked us to wait one hour but as we were with the bags with no lobby to stay we disputed on the phone and they manage to replace the room so we check in late at 2:30 PM. The rooms are nice and fitted our needs of 4 persons. There is a noise coming from the street of bus station that starting operating at 5:45 AM. The location is good closed to Espania plaza and Metro and buses. There are several supermarkets across the street. The international cable channel box didn’t work and they fixed it only after 3 days but we were disappointed to find that the vriaty was low with no HD.
"Nice place for short and long stay"
My family and I stayed there for 4 nights, and all of us are really satisfy for booking this place. The first point is about good location, it's near plasa Espania, you can walk for apartment to square less than 5 min so you can access to public transportation such as metro and bus and the main station for cheapest bus to airport(bus46). The second and important point is about equipment of rooms, in all room you can access to microwave, wash machine, and all things that need in one house, so if you dicide to staying in barcelona more than 3 days I really recommended this hotel apartments.
"Pathetic maintenance and service levels"
We checked into two apartments after booking through hotels.com AC was not working in any of the apartments. Somebody came to fix it who took an hour but at night it started tripping again and none of us could sleep all night The bathroom couldn't lock even though the maintenance person tried repairing it twice Cupboards didn't work List is very long so just one advice, stay away
"Modern and Functional Apartments"
06/12/13 Bellapod77 Reading, United Kingdom
Spent two nights at the apartment on the 7th floor. As soon as myself and my son arrived we felt at home. Checking in was easier with the automated system. No problems with the keycard either. WIFI worked fine (which my teenage son loved) and all the equipment worked. It was clean with views of the children's playground on one side and the other street on the other side. Beds were comfortable and the Nespresso machine was lovely! Shower was hot and air conditioning was cool. There were plenty of places to eat and shop. Plus the metro was really close by as was the Magic Fountain. As a woman walking with a teenage child at 12.30am after a concert at the Olympic Stadium, I felt safe walking back to this apartment which was definitely a plus. I will return to these apartments as they did exactly what they advertised.
"Clean, modern appartments"
06/07/13 gmarLiverpool liverpool
Stayed here with husband and 2 teenage sons. Very clean and tidy, very modern appartments. Check-in a bit tricky as it is all computerised and no actually person to speak to or ask about tourist attractions or transport. Map of Barcelona in appartments helpful. Located on outskirts of Barcelona amongst locals. Supermarket opposite and bars and restaurants nearby. Metro station 5 minute walk away, cheap and easy to use. trains every 2 minutes. Quite location but easily accessible to tourist attractions by train or foot.
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