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Residencia Melon District Marina

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Sancho de Avila 22, 8018 Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The rooms are really small, because it's student accommodation building. Rooms are usually okay for single person, but not much space for two. There is no hair dryer, no cleaning service and the hotel is based in not the best area of the city. anyway its not far from metro station and short walking distance from barcelona centre and beach.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

me and my friend both 22 stayed here a few nights. first impressions nice hotel in rough area but after an explore its only 20min from beach, 2 min walk from metro, we cycled into barcelona centre to see the sights, Lidl is a 5 min walk away too (facilities to fridge and cook at hotel) would be better if... More

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6 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are really small (double room is 12sqm bathroom included). The bathroom is without window or air extraction system! No hair dryer. Not clean. If you want to have new towels set you need to pay for it. The breakfast is really really basic. I slept here for a week: it has been my worst experience in a hotel!!!

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Eva S, Director de Recepción at Residencia Melon District Marina, responded to this review

Melon District is a Student Residence. For this reason our rates are cheaper than a hotel and many services are optional. Standard rooms are 12 sq.m. and studios, bigger rooms, are also available. It is possible to get hairdryer, irons, umbrellas, and so on at the front desk. We are sorry for not being able to provide a suitable cleaning... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY OR TIME! This place is disgusting. The shared kitchen is horrific. I only stayed here because my work put me up here. Had I been allowed to choose, I would have chosen ANY other place. The staff is rude. When the staff "cleans" the room, they only change the sheets. This is hands down the... More

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Eva S, Director de Recepción at Residencia Melon District Marina, responded to this review

We are really sorry to don't get yours expectations. Melon District Marina is a Student Residence which offers rooms for short stays too. For these reason our rates are cheaper than a hotel and many services are optionals. Standard rooms are 12 sq. m. and studios are bigger, also available to have a more confortable stay. We are tremendtly sorry... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were clean and airconditioned, staff were very helpful, and the price is reasonable. To top it off, they have a swimming pool at the roof of each block which is very handy in the summer. Make sure you use the pool in Block A as you get an amazing panoramic view of Barcelona! Would definately recommend this place to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed twice now here and it's always been clean and the staff are super helpful. It's situated in a great place if you are just visiting. If you are coming for Primavera it's perfect as the tram stop is very close and easy to get to El Forum. The rooftop pool just adds something special to it for a reasonably... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very quiet, safe (special safe entrance), perfect location (next to tram, metro, taxis and bus station) and reception helpful 24h. the only drawback is that the pool was not very clean, and there were few chairs to sit there.

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Cwmbran, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely stay. Everything was good. Loved the swimming pool on the top and kitchen. Location was just great. Would love to go back again. We did lots of walking from here. If you love walking then u can find beach in 15 min walking distance. la sagrada familia was just 30 min walk. If u got map on... More

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Bargara, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The room & bathroom were very small - I was on my own so that was OK. For two it would be a squeeze. The room was modern but basic - not much character. There is a fair bit of noise outside but my window had double glazing and shut out 90% of the noise. The air conditioner seemed to... More

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Address: Sancho de Avila 22, 8018 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
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Hotel Class:3 star — Residencia Melon District Marina 3*
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Melon District is the largest student residence hall in Barcelona, besides being a new concept in tourist accommodation. MelonDistrict offers both double and twin bed rooms for daily stays, with a private bathroom, a cooking lounge to cook, socialize and relax, and a rooftop pool to enjoy the Barcelona climate. Melon District also offers free internet access, parking and cafeteria. Melon District Marina is located in the 22at district, two minutes away from subway stop L1 Marina. The residence is also very close to the famous Sagrada Familia and Barcelona’s beaches. ... more   less 
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