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Graffiti Hostel

C/Arago 527-529 Ppal, 08026 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a joke. The clerks take forever to check you in (15-20 mins each time). The second day we had to change rooms and check in again. The clerk didn't know how to work the credit card machine. There is no moving air, making everything super stuffy and miserable. The private bathroom was in horrible condition. I would... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The hostel is very simple, but very clean. Staff is super friendly. The rooms are bug enough, the bathroom is average. Beds were good and clean. The location is amazing. Really close to the Sagrada Família and the metro. If you like walking you can easily walk to barceloneta, El gothic and other parts of the city

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I had a lot of fun in that hostel, met different types of people, crazy ones and wierd ones, but the thing is.. i enjoyed it a lot! The hostel has its unique style, it's pretty clean and cosy,makes u feel like home.. Stuff is really helpful and friendly. Minus point: It's not that central! Metro station is pretty close... More 

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General M, General Manager at Graffiti Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Katerina Z, Thank you for your review. We are glad you had fun at the hostel. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Saludos Graffiti Hostel - Manager More 

Opava, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

It's a simple hostel and would be quite good for the prices offered, but extremely noisy. I stayed 3 nights and I wasn't able to fall asleep before 4AM (2 out of the 3 nights, so eventually I checked out earlier) as there were people slamming doors, chatting loudly, singing and playing loud music. Even the earplugs didn't help at... More 

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Sardinia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I stayed recently at the Graffiti Hostel, it's a nice place in Barcelona, close to Sagrada Familia and a good point where to start your Catalan Experience. Kevin at the reception is really helpful and kind to give some tourist information and maps to explore. Rooms and toilets where clean and tide. No problem at all during my stay. I... More 

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General M, General Manager at Graffiti Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Antonio F, Thank you for your great review. It is always great to see a guest has had a nice experience at our hostel. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Saludos Graffiti Hostel - Manager More 

Thessaloniki, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Well,as the title explains,this little hostel IS actually value for money. Do not expect great rooms or huge space,keeping in mind the price,but the hostel inside is really clean and the people working there always willing to help you any way they can!Very friendly to the customer,located at a distance of 10' maximum from Sagrada Familia,this little hostel might be... More 

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Aktau, Kazakhstan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Nice hostel with a great Wi-Fi, rooms with interesting graffiti and a wonderful terrace. There may be evenings to communicate with people from different countries, or just relax. Large kitchen, it was very comfortable. Far walk to the center of Barcelona, but the Sagrada close.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I never seen any hostel like this before unfortunately I cannot write a positive reviews because was very very dirty with cockroach and also the beds was really uncomfortable too. The shape of the beds was like a V and are foam wich have maximum of 20 cm of wide. I will say spend I litte be more I trieto... More 

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General M, Manager at Graffiti Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Alexfernandez2014, We are sorry your time at the hostel was not the best. We remind all our guests that professionals are consulted on a periodic basis in order to maintain our hostel to the levels of hygiene expected by our clients. We are always working to make guest experience better at the hostel. If you have any further suggestions... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I stayed at the Graffiti hostel for 1 night. It is close to the Sagrada Familia, it has a kitchen and free wi-fi. The rooms are clean and tidy, also the bathroom and the toilets. I would totally recommend the Graffiti hostel. For the price, it makes sense that you are not gonna sleep in 4-star matras, so the only... More 

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Bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Really helpful staff, especially the guy from Finland! I can't praise him enough- even when I locked safe box key in the safe box he was there to sort the situation out! Great hub for meeting other travelers from many countries as the terrace area next to kitchen is big, facilitates big tables and stays opened for long. I've met... More 

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