We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hostal Barcelona

Roser 40, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
Hotel amenities
Hostal Barcelona
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with getaroom to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Ranked #326 of 704 Specialty Lodging in Barcelona
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015
Joaquín H
Add Photo Write a Review

117 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    9
    46
    34
    13
    15
See reviews for
15
31
22
7
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (5)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (117)
  • Mar-May only
    (37)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (36)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (27)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (17)
All months
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The hotel is nice, but it could be better. The place is a small, it is not that well located. The service is nice but the breakfast is poor. There is internet but very slow. It is nice just to go, sleep for some nights and leave. The rooms are small but okay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nykøbing Falster
Level Contributor
39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I stayed at Hostal Barcelona for two nights. Hostal Barcelona offers great value for money. The room was small but clean. There was some noise from the surrounding areas. Hostal Barcelona is centrally located. I did not try the breakfast at Hostal Barcelona. There are plenty of places that serve breakfast in the surrounding areas. The staff was friendly and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Rio Verde de Mato Grosso, MS
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I booked a room and the guest service sent three different e-mails to say that my room was available and to cancel the same room on the same week. After all, they said 'there are no vacancy' and the manager asked to tell me they will not have no room the dates I was wanting.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kiruna, Sverige
Level Contributor
106 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The location is really good. 20 min walk from Plaça d'Espanya where the first stop for the Aerobus is and about 20 min walk to the main attractions. The rooms are pretty modern and stylish and just big enough. The sound from the other rooms and the street is pretty easy to hear but I stayed on the first floor... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stoke On Trent
Level Contributor
120 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A really nice hotel, a bit basic but everything you really need. i personally thought the room ize was ok, not massive but not exactly a shoe box. The staff we're very helpful and it was nicely located close to the metro and not too far to walk to the ramblas.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baltimore, Maryland
Level Contributor
501 reviews
82 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Spent one night prior to cruise and Little disappointed with hotel itself, and man who I believed was the housekeeper was actaully one of the friendliest of the staff, telling me to come back and speak to person who speaks ¨¨good english¨¨, came back to female Clerk who was not very friendly, seemed like I was bugging her with the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stayed here 6 nights with breakfast. It is a nice, friendly hostel with good location. Rooms are not very big, but they are clean and you get clear towels and clear room every day. Every room has air condition. Breakfast is included in: bread, croissants, cakes, butter, jam, yoghurt, salami, ham, cheese, coffee, tea and fruit juice. I think... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level Contributor
19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed in a double room at the Hostal last week with another couple. On checking in we realized that our room was much smaller than the one our friends had but we decided not to change and stay in it. Basic amenities and well located the Hostal is a 15 mins walk to Ramblas and Placa Catalunya and has... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubrovnik, Croatia
Level Contributor
20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

If you have seen the "professional" photos of this hostel you probably had the impresion that the place is nice, confortable, clean.... when you come inside of the room you will se the real situation. Bed is very uncomfortable, pillow is hard and connected for two people together, room size is tiny tiny, hardly place to walk around. In the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Hi, First of all the area near the hotel is a little bit funky but i had no issues, also it is very good location, only a 10 minute walk down to the waterfront and the same to the ramblas. The hotel staff were always very helpful and spoke very good english, the room was also ok basic but you... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

17 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (4)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Barcelona hotels
Eixample
Hostal Barcelona Centro
Hostal Barcelona Centro
#42 of 316 in Barcelona
4.5 of 5 stars 65 reviews
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
Hostal Europa
Hostal Europa
#309 of 704 in Barcelona
3.0 of 5 stars 194 reviews
Eixample
Hostal Central Barcelona
Hostal Central Barcelona
#171 of 316 in Barcelona
3.5 of 5 stars 199 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Eixample
Hostal Martinval
Hostal Martinval
#65 of 316 in Barcelona
4.5 of 5 stars 401 reviews
Montjuic
Hostal Apolo
Hostal Apolo
#238 of 704 in Barcelona
3.5 of 5 stars 66 reviews
Eixample
The Hipstel
The Hipstel
#172 of 704 in Barcelona
4.0 of 5 stars 572 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Montjuic

Neighborhood Profile
Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colorful fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands the impressive and towering structure of the Palau Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to this magnificent city. And true to its anticipation, the games transformed the city, reimagining the mountain of Montjuic with the development of an arena, stadium, and many other sporting facilities that are open to visitors year-round. Surrounding the adjacent side of the plaza are well-established hotels catering to business guests and a shopping mall transformed out of a historic bullfighting arena.
Explore this neighborhood
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay