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C/ Avinyo 58 Pral Primera, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
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Hostal Albi
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Ranked #202 of 299 Barcelona B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The building is very run down outside, but the location is GREAT! Right off the Rambas. You need to press the buzzer outside, not be let in but to notify them you are there. When you enter you are in a med. size room with huge holes in the wall and an elevator at the centre of the back wall... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Room was ideal for location, right next to La Ramblas. We paid a little more for a room with a balcony, which even with everything closed, sadly didn't stop any of the noise getting in. Room was clean, but the photos make it look much nicer than it is. Shared bathroom and lobby had a horrible smell. Staff were helpful... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the hostal which was in the perfect location if you want to be close to the Ramblas and on a budget! The place itself is basic, you get a room, shared showers, the room is small with a tv and a sink. You are minutes from the beach, ramblas and the market! I would recommend this place... More

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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

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 August 1, 2014

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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california
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Address: C/ Avinyo 58 Pral Primera, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Barri Gòtic
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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