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C/ Avinyo 58 Pral Primera, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
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Ranked #182 of 296 Barcelona B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location, nice and clean. The included breakfast is not worth writing home about, but you don't have to walk far in order to find something nice to eat. But if you like it clean, this is probably the place to be if you you don't want to spend much.

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Godalming, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival, I have to admit I did wonder what I had booked (the door was covered in graffti). The hostel is located just a few meters from the famous Las Ramblas and is a fantastic location. Going back to the initial impression and entering the building, at first we thought we may have taken a wrong turn, but as... More

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Castlebar, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed here for a few days in May lovely hostel, lovely people, the rooms are basic but what more do you need in them for only to sleep. it is a bit daunting when you first approach the place but it is grand once you get inside. it is in a great location, just a few minutes walk to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Great location. The inside is very very clean. Loved the bathrooms.if you have ear plugs bring them- the street is noisy at night. Free breakfast included from 8-930. It is a 24 access hostel yet the staff can get annoyed letting someone in after 2 (sorta reminded me of sneeking out to a party and coming back to grandma's house..grandma... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

My mom and I walked past many beautiful hotels on our way down La Rambla to Hostal Albi. When we arrived at the hostel we were quite put off by the graffiti covered door and bare lobby. We were buzzed in and headed up. Apprehensive, we got into the hostel and were VERY pleasantly surprised. Maîte was very welcoming and... More

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Bochum, Germany
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We expected very basic accommodation: But description and photos are totally producing wrong and far too good expectations! Mold and other people’s hair in the bathroom; Humid, clammy and not cleaned room; Blurry linen; Construction-site-like floor tried to hide with a dirty carpet; Uncomfortable beds (feeling every spring in your back); Extreme noise at night (we could not get a... More

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Watford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

The facilities are basic but are acceptable if you just want a place to lay your head. However the attitude of the woman on the night shift was not acceptable. The location is good for enjoying the night life but on returning to the hostal at 2am ( early by catalan standards ), I received complaints from her that she... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

I was there with my friends for two nights. First impression was great but after first night we realized that rooms have thin walls. So it was really difficult to sleep. On day of leaving we were disappointed cause on the room doors is written you have to leave the room before 12clock but receptionist force us to leave at... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

A great place if one is looking for a bed for the night. I couldn't fault this place. I had a single room which was more than adequate for my needs, clean, wash had basin, wardrobe and balcony. Staff were amazing Nouvella especially, helped me out no end about how to get around. To be honest I was a bit... More

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

This is a simple hostel, basic beds and showers, but so nice. Everything was very clean and the staff was so friendly and helpful. The breakfast included was simple, but a really nice addition. We had a sink and mirror in our room (the three bed) which was helpful with getting ready. Also, the location is perfect. Would definitely recommend... More

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Address: C/ Avinyo 58 Pral Primera, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Barri Gòtic
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