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Lenin Hostel

Carrer Valencia, 278 | Corner Passeig de Gracia, Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #297 of 707 Specialty Lodging in Barcelona
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Hamburg, Germany
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60 reviews 60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a Hostel, so we didn't expect too much. At the end everything was quite well. Unfortunately we didn't had a fridge in our room. Also the kitchen was not available after 22pm. At the end not very important for us, but still remarkable. The fridge was actually the reason we booked this hostel. The wifi quality was not... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We knew what we were getting ourselves into, just didn't think it would that run down. Bring your flip flops. We were in the private room. We faced the Main Street .At 6am we woke up to cars and fire trucks noise. My boyfriend got up to close the shutters and window. The fire trucks were downstairs putting out a... More 

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Cupertino, CA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't find fault this hotel as it puts itself in 1-star category. The room was approx 80sq ft, with TV which only has all-Spanish channels. Private shower was surprisingly big. Front desk, Oscar is very helpful. And best thing about the hotel Location, Location, Location... On Passieg de Gracia - it's center of the shopping area, restaurants and next... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We booked this last minute. The location was central to everything we wanted to do. The staff are very friendly helped us a lot with directions and getting around. The accommodation is basic but the facilities where adequate for what we needed as we were out and about day and night. The room has a fridge the shower was great... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Excellent for Metro, restaurants and cafes, culture. Parking discount. Quiet. Basic. Free WiFi. Lift. No bath/sink plug! Shower was powerful and hot even at an early hour. Staff friendly. Bed a bit hard but for the price room adequate.

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Wigan, England, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

In the context of the low price we paid (€100 for 4 nights for 2 in March) I think the Lenin Hostel offers fantastic value for money. We had a double room (209) with an ensuite. The shower worked well and the bathroom was clean with hand wash provided. The room was light and airy, with a second single bed,... More 

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81 reviews 81 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

There's a few things to say, to set context. First, we stayed out of season, for four nights. It cost €100 split between the two of us, for the whole stay. Bearing in mind where the hostel is, I thought that was staggeringly good value. For that, we had a double bed in a spacious room. The shower and toilet... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. The room was basic but a good size with a nice balcony. For the price the location is excellent. I felt the walls were perhaps a little too thin and the service on arrival could have been a little better. However overall I feel this place was great value and excellent base to discover... More 

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Florina, Greece
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It was located in the center and very close to Casa Batllo and the metro. It was economical and the staff was really friendly and helpful. However, it looked old and a little dirty. Also, it didn't have air conditioning, only a fan which was adequate for September but I don't think that it would be enough for summer. It... More 

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Donegal, Ireland
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Booked two rooms for 4 people and gave us huge rooms.. its beside a busy street so expect to hear some noise, although shutting the double doors well helped. They have a fan and electric heater if needed in each room. Towels and linens are provided. If you book through booking.com they would still charge the first nights stay to... More 

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