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ELLA Hostel Barcelona

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Girona 39, 08010 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly Violeta Hostel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toulouse, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We (young couple) stayed in ELLA Hostel for 4 days (May 14-17). We took a double room with shared bathroom and I must say that I can only confirm the positive reviews here, I have never seen such CLEAN bathrooms in a hostel ! There are quite a lot of bathrooms and toilets so you never have to wait too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn't actually stay in this hostel but my sister did and I was there every day. I have to say this place is amazing! ! For not even being a guest here the staff were so friendly and helpful. From what I seen the place was spotless and even had a vending machine with ice cold beer....amazing! !! If... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice, quiet and cute hostel very close to the center. The staff were friendly, the interior was lovely and clean. It was nice to have beverages available in the lounge area. When I got back at around midnight there was even a fruit basket, although this wasn't there for breakfast.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice experience staying in this unique hostel. Shared toilets were maintained clean and dry. Room was clean and reasonably furnished for a budget hostel. I would recommend this to my friends and family!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I went to Barcelona with my little girl and had the best time. The hostel is very clean with modern decor and modern shower rooms. The terrace is great and a total sun trap. The location is brill it took under 10mins to push the buggy to the rambles or the big park past the arc de triumph. We got... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Even before we arrived, we were helped by Joana and Mariana with booking of a shuttle from the airport and giving us all the information we needed to prepare for our visit to Barcelona. We received a warm welcome and information about every aspect of our visit once we were there, including printing of tickets for museums. The hostel is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Although a little difficult to find on the street, this was totally forgotten when we walked into the hostel. The receptionists were so warm, helpful and friendly (and they stayed this way throughout our entire stay) and when combined with the quality of the rooms and bathroom, Ella was a great place to stay in Barcelona. Pretty good location, super... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights. Reception was really helpful and gave us heaps of advice on where to go and what to do. We stayed in a private room with ensuite. The room itself was massive but very odd, we had a shower in the corner of the room and a separate room for the toilet and sink. Location... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Booked online for 4 nights and were really pleased when we arrived. We were welcomed very warmly and all of the staff were extremely helpful in answering any questions we had! The hostel was very clean and warm (we went in the middle of January), and it was a nice touch that breakfast was included for free - croissants, bread... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in a twin room at this nice hostel in the center of Barcelona. The hostel is located in a nice house close to the old town which is a 10mn walk away. The rooms and bathrooms are clean, colorful and renovated. A small breakfast with coffee and tea is included. The best part of the hostel... More 

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