AC Hotel Irla
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The AC Hotel Irla features comfortable rooms and a convenient location for reaching the city’s sights and attractions, making it a great base from which to explore Barcelona.
The AC Hotel Irla is located in one of the most affluent areas of Barcelona and enjoys quick and easy access to the Sants Train Station, Avenida Diagonal and Paseo de Gracia. Many attractions such as Casa Batllo, Casa Mila and Plaza de Catalunya are also easily reached within a 30-minute walk of the hotel. The hotel is also well connected with the public transport system, with bus and tram connections close by and the Diagonal metro station just a 7-minute walk away.
All of the rooms at AC Hotel Irla are modern and are designed with your comfort in mind. Each of the rooms features an en-suite bathroom, comfortable bedding, TV, hairdryer and Wi-Fi.
You can enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel before you day of sightseeing in the AC Hotel Irla Breakfast Room, which offers guests a full breakfast menu using quality ingredients. The hotel also features an on-site gym, complete with gym equipment, weights and Turkish bath.
Hotel Facilities & Services
- Total Rooms Number: 36
- Non-Smoking throughout the hotel
- Multilingual Staff
- Concierge Desk
- Air Conditioning
- Mini bar
- Room Service 24hr: Yes
- Non Smoking Rooms
- Direct Dial Telephone
- Iron/Ironing Board
- Laundry/Dry Cleaning Services
- Gym Free: No
- Name: Barcelona El Prat Airport
- Distance: 16.3 kilometres
- Nearest Airport Name: Barcelona El Prat Airport Distance: 16.3 kilometres
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
- Overall: based on 209 reviews
- Sleep Quality:
Good for business stay... only business
Stay Date: 02/2018, Raam A wrote this review.
Just rooms and breakfasts. No kitchen and no bar and restaurant. Room service was ok. Rooms are small and has what is needed and nothing more. In few mins walkable distance there are few good food options. And close by to get public transport as wel… See more
Just rooms and breakfasts. No kitchen and no bar and restaurant. Room service was ok. Rooms are small and has what is needed and nothing more. In few mins walkable distance there are few good food options. And close by to get public transport as well. Centre to tourist attraction and business centres. Collapse
Nice place for the money
Stay Date: 12/2017, ORV2013 wrote this review.
We stayed at the AC Hotel Irla at the beginning of December just prior to going on a cruise. We got an excellent price from the Marriott website prior to our visit. After reading some of the previous TripAdvisor reviews, I was a little concerned. … See more
We stayed at the AC Hotel Irla at the beginning of December just prior to going on a cruise. We got an excellent price from the Marriott website prior to our visit. After reading some of the previous TripAdvisor reviews, I was a little concerned. However, it was much nicer than some of the reviews would indicate. The hotel was a really small property but located in a great little area of Barcelona away from downtown. Short walk to a market and a nice shopping area. We really enjoyed our stay and the good service from those at the front desk. The room was small but large enough for the two of us and very clean. The windows actually opened to the outside over the street which was nice during the day. The only down side of that was that the street was pretty noisy until late in the evening (even after we closed the window). Breakfast was included for an extra 10 Euro with our stay and it was minimal but very enjoyable. Overall, we would stay here again. Collapse
Disgusting customer care
Stay Date: 08/2017, Santi M wrote this review.
Arrival without booking at 10:30 pm dying for a bed. A slow finding out if there's a room starts. Booing.com said there was, but in a 35-room hotel they don't know and need to check. The price he offers is higher than in Booking.com and when I sugges… See more
Arrival without booking at 10:30 pm dying for a bed. A slow finding out if there's a room starts. Booing.com said there was, but in a 35-room hotel they don't know and need to check. The price he offers is higher than in Booking.com and when I suggest that I can instantly book it there he says no. 5 more min typing in the computer. In the process the only guy takes two long phone calls. After the second he says he needs to go to attend a room service and that we should wait. When 15 min later he is back, after my comment of "I hope now you're paying attention to us" he answers back that we can look for another hotel if we want. We certainly did. We left and found other much nicer, faster and warmer receptionist. Collapse
Moldy Bathrooms and NO AIR CONDITIONING
Stay Date: 07/2017, anaeliselbor wrote this review.
For over six months, we planned our vacation to Europe. We would visit seven countries and over 20 cities in the course of 4 weeks. Barcelona would be the site of our greatest adventure. We would stay at the AC Irla three nights prior to our Mediterr… See more
For over six months, we planned our vacation to Europe. We would visit seven countries and over 20 cities in the course of 4 weeks. Barcelona would be the site of our greatest adventure. We would stay at the AC Irla three nights prior to our Mediterranean cruise and three nights after. Throughout our vacation in Europe, we stayed at many Marriott hotels. Each experience was surpassed by the next, until we arrived at the AC Irla. On our first stay from July 6 -9, 2017, our shower in room 303 was completely full of mold and tiles missing grout, which we told the young lady at the desk in the morning. Not what you would expect when staying at a Marriott Hotel. She explained that since there was remodeling on the fourth floor of the hotel, some of the third floor rooms were moldy. The ceiling of the shower as well as the walls was blackened with mold. After we returned from our cruise, we were given a room on the second floor, room 202. Although we requested a king size bed on both stays, we were told there weren’t any for our second visit. We waited patiently in the lobby for well over three hours for our room to be ready without even a television to entertain us, since the TV in the lobby wasn’t working. That, however, was not a concern since the lobby’s temperature was very cool and comfortable. Once we were given the keys to our room, we were very happy to finally be able to go upstairs and relax. However, as soon as we walked in the door, we were hit with a wall of heat. We immediately contacted the front desk. They told us they would check the unit while we spent the afternoon exploring the beautiful city of Barcelona. Upon our return to our room, we once again walked into a sauna. We spoke with the front desk attendant. He told us he’d go up to our room to check the system. He went to our room, stood on the chair and said the unit was working. I explained to him that it may be working but it wasn’t cooling…it was very hot in the room. He said to give it a little time to cool. The AC never cooled. Needless to say, that evening my husband and I did not sleep well due to the heat in the room. The next morning, (Monday morning) we spoke with the front desk attendant once again. We were told they would check the unit again. Again, we explored Barcelona and returned to a hot room. At that point, we complained and were told again there was nothing wrong with the AC in the room. We told them that the lobby was actually cold and they replied that it was kept cold. My husband called Marriott Customer Service upset we were not being helped. He was told that although there were rooms available they were only for paying customers and since we had reserved with points nothing could be done. When all you would have to do is charge more points if the room was more expensive. Not a nice way to treat your Reward Points members. Marriott Customer Service told us that the hotel manager would contact us and that never happened. We were once again forced to sleep in a hot room with an AC that never cooled. That evening my husband slept on the sofa in the lobby since the heat in the room was unbearable. I stayed in the room. I opened the window and dealt with the shouting of passing pedestrians and the noise of the traffic below. After two very warm nights, the unit was finally fixed. We received an email confirmation while visiting Montserrat. So although they insisted the AC was working properly something was wrong because it was repaired. They told us that they would give us free breakfast for our inconvenience, but that does not justify the way we were treated and two nights with no sleep in an extremely hot room. We used our points to pay for a proper room at a Marriott Hotel - not for a partially working room. If we wanted a less than par room with no AC, we would have stayed at Motel 6. However, we are loyal Marriott customers. Collapse
Stay Date: 11/2016, epole wrote this review.
We stayed at the Irla for a few days in our stay in Barcelona. Just a great location with awesome accomodations. The room was bigger than expected to my surprise. Quiet neighborhood with a great deli just around the corner. Close to public transp… See more
We stayed at the Irla for a few days in our stay in Barcelona. Just a great location with awesome accomodations. The room was bigger than expected to my surprise. Quiet neighborhood with a great deli just around the corner. Close to public transportation as well. And would highly recommend this hotel. Great stay!! Collapse
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