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Be Sound Hostel

C/Noude la Rambla, 91, 8001 Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay here was just constant annoyances. Started my keycard didnt work and i had to go to reception several times, and then it stopped working the next day again and i was locked out of my locker and had to go reception in my pjs. The rooms were pretty warm, they did have an air con but it was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first hostel we stayed in, was quite impressed. Always clean! They provide towels and wash them if you need. Great breakfast, awesome location!! The only thing is the wifi! We were in the furthest room (205) and it drops out all the time! Only ever have 1 bar!!

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

unfortunatley this Hostel wasn't too good, the toilet's weren't that clean and the rooms wre very basic. The staff weren't exactly friendly and there was nowhere to meet other people. However the location was incredibly good and did the job it was supposed to do .

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This is my first ever negative review, that is how angry I am. The rooms were pretty packed full, but that is ok. I have dealt with that before. Lockers at were least ok. No bar whatsover, no party or even friendly vibe, staff were not even slightly friendly. They say free wifi but they make you sign into facebook... More

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Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

As always when I pass from Barcelona I stay in this hostel, it is very cool and always with some activities organized by the hostel! Also the location is perfect, near the rambles and the putas that said me every night compliments, perfect if you wanna increase your self-esteem!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Based on some reviews I read I was unsure about this hostel but it was a lot better than I was expecting. Loved the rooftop terrace and it had a good common room which were very sociable. Noise was not an issue at nights. Dislikes were how narrow our room was, no extra shower door (no privacy while showering) and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Pros: Aircon, elevator, free toast and cereal for breakfast Cons: No hot water, no toilet paper for two days, one toilet and one shower for a whole level, no additional door to the shower (I know When people go to the toilet they can see you shower)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

i stayed here in september of 2013, one of the best hostels of my whole eurotrip! i believe it enhanced my trip to barcelona that much more! its in a great location, everything you need is literally down the street, staff were amazing! the rooms are not perfect but extremely safe and the atmosphere is brilliant. very easy to make... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I stayed here last year and had amazing time all the staff where great and the roof top and common areas made a great place for drinks before checking out the amazing night life. Would defently be coming back here on my next trip.

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Address: C/Noude la Rambla, 91, 8001 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
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Feel the beat of Barcelona! Be Hostels Sound is an awesome hostel right in the heart of the Barcelona city center. Our hostel is a reformed typical Barcelona apartment building- 6 floors tall with an amazing roof terrace, balconies on every floor, and great views of the bohemian Raval neighbourhood from every window. It’s the perfect place to watch the Barcelona life pass by. Close to all the best nightclubs and alternative spots in the city center, Be Hostels Sound is the perfect place to "come home to" at the end of your Barcelona day. Decorated and painted by local graphic artists, Be Hostels Sound is a modern hostel with a lot of personality. We offer our guests a big "chillout" room downstairs, a kitchen to save up money for the Barcelona sights and a big dining room with tables, lounge chairs and sofas to make your Barcelona stay as chill as possible. You are on vacation! Our rooms are mixed, with 6 or 8 beds and shared bathroom one every floor. All rooms have a personal locker for each traveller, A/C, heating, mirrors…. All rooms at Be Hostels Sound have big windows with great Raval and Barcelona neighbourhood views. If your room is on the street side, you also have a balcony!! The most important thing for us is that our travellers get a taste of what Barcelona is and what it represents for the people who live here. From Las Ramblas, to buildings with no straight lines, Barcelona is a very special city. Home to three of the most well-known Surrealist painters, Salvador Dalí, Pablo Picasso, and Joan Miró, even the most famous art of Barcelona is grounded in a reality alternative to the one that the rest of us know. Open yours eyes and ears and feel the Barcelona vibe! Catch your dreams with us at Be Hostels Sound. ... more   less 
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