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Violeta Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Girona 39, 08009 Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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San Francisco, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice couple running the place. Lovely courtyard. Everything was so clean, including the shared bathrooms which can be gross in hostels. Our room was rather noisy because it was next to the elevator shaft but the staff assured me they will soon be installing sound-proof windows which will help a lot. I loved the tranquil atmosphere. Nice location just... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little hostels in great location. Spotlessly clean and comfortable with a lovely feel. Most of all were the perfect owners who were extremely helpful. On check in they took time to go through the city map, with city advice and best places to visit and eat at good prices. They definitely made our weekend in Barcelona very easy and... More

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Milan, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Violeta Hostel is a really great place to stay when in Barcelona. It's so central & pretty close to everything; the Ramblas, beach and the bus stop for the airport! The rooms are big and everything is very clean and the balcony is huge and a great place to relax or have a drink! I definitely would book this again... More

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Wells, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We were very impressed with everything, the owners and staff were helpful and friendly. Our room was large and clean and very comfortable.The location of the hostel is perfect for all of the city attractions, and we were helped by advice given by the owner as to where to go how to get there and general hospitality. I can not... More

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Dublin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

myself and my boyfriend stayed here Jan 31st for 3 nights. On arrival (which was late) we were greeted by the owner who was only too happy to give us as much detail about Barcelona as possible. He gave us great tips on sightseeing and a very useful map to keep free of charge. We also received 2 complimentary mini... More

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Rome, Italy
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I have been in this place in October with my girlfriend, it was my first time in Barcelona. It's was a very great experience in Violeta, we took the room with private bathroom...it was an amazing appartment (!!!), very big, very clean and with a private terrace (just above the common one). The location is fantastic, near Girona metro station... More

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amsterdam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

there was a trouble between intermediary web company and hostel(the problem was not on this hotel but on the intermediary website) . So there was double booking. some hotels usually tend to avoid their responsibility on this kind of problem However This hotel has recommended me continuous other hotels and apartments until I was satisfied with that choice. Firstly I... More

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Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

This was a great hostel to stay at. Clean, good location, and friendly staff. The staff knew my name and were extremely helpful with any question I had about the city. The common area is very comfortable and tea, coffee, and milk was available for breakfast at no cost. It is just a couple streets away from the metro and... More

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Como, Italy
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Very good place to stay for a week end in Barcelona. My room was very well organized with shelves and drawers to put my stuff. Bathrooms are also well organized and always very clean. Never happened to wait to use the shower or the toilet. Common areas very beautiful and comfortable, especially the terrace. Only down side of my stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013 via mobile

The Violeta Hostel is a great place to stay.  Here are three of the reasons I loved it. First, the staff is great.  The owners truly care about creating a good experience for their guests, and they make you feel welcome from the moment you walk in the front door.  Unlike so many places I've stayed, the staff is always... More

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Also Known As:
Violeta Hotel
Violeta Hotel Barcelona
Violeta Hostel Barcelona, Catalonia
Address: Girona 39, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
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Ranked #71 of 652 Specialty lodging in Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Violeta Hostel 2*
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