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La Isla Hostal

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Ronda Sant Pere 53 Entresol 1, Barcelona, Spain
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  • 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms were simple and clean, everything you need for a good city trip. Staff is friendly and helps you out when needed. They took care of our luggage after arriving early. Our bags were at the top floor when we came back for the room key.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for cheap accommodation in Barca you can do a lot worse than La Isla. Friendly staff, great location for all sights and restaurants and it's very clean with helpful staff. It's nothing fancy but I wouldn't hesitate in coming back here on my next visit to the city.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

+good location: 5 minute walk to plaza catalunya +very clean (I was very impressed) +very good NEW mattresses (I slept in 2 rooms, same in both rooms); hard-enough, not lumpy, excellent! +very friendly staff; I asked to keep my valuables in their safe at the reception, they agreed and adjusted to my schedule -rooms facing the street (rather than inner... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We stayed at this hostal for 3 nights and found it to be quiet and relaxed. The guys that work there were extremely helpful and friendly. The room was a good size with a small balcony, very clean, as was the shared bathroom, I would say don't let the shared bathroom put you off, this is the 3rd shared bathroom... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stayed a night on a private room with its own bathroom. Besides the room was nice, it was completely humid. Not only you could feel it on the smell of the room but also observing that the bathroom was never dry! We think that this occured cause the rooms are all manufactured, so the bathrooms are not originally real... More 

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FERDI1274, Propietario at La Isla Hostal, responded to this review

Thank you. We exactly don't know what is the relationship between a "manufactured bathroom" (in fact, we don't know what this concept is) and a "never dry" bathroom". As we don't understand what you mean with this, please send us an email explaining us what was the situation, specially the "manufactered bathroom" concept, we are very curious. Thank you! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I stayed in la Isla hostal while travelling alone - this is a great place to stay if you want a clean, quiet, central hostel. FACILITIES: It is basic (as expected for the price) but facilities were good, with sink in each room, towel provided, TV etc. Bathrooms were very clean, the shower was hot and powerful (always good!), tea... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I've stayed 3 nights in La Isla and had a great time. Perfect location, just 10-15 minutes from the Centre and 2 min to the nearest metro station. The room was clean and comfortable and the staff very friendly and helpful, gave me all the directions and tips I needed. Free Wi-Fi. Also great value for money. I will definitely... More 

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FERDI1274, Propietario at La Isla Hostal, responded to this review

Dear, thank you so much for your review. We are very happy that you had a pleasant stay at La Isla and in Barcelona. It's been a pleasure for us to have had you as one of our guests. Hope to see you on your next visit to Barcelona. Best regards! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My wife and I backpacked around Europe this past summer, and this hostel sticks out in my mind as being a cut above the rest. It was everything we asked for - clean, spacious, new, cheap..... don't stay anywhere else in Barcelona! It is walking distance from Las Ramblas and right next to the Arc de Triomph Metro stop. The... More 

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FERDI1274, Propietario at La Isla Hostal, responded to this review

Dears, We are so thankful for your review, wow very nice! We're happy that you enjoyed staying at La Isla, and that of course you had a nice time at our beautiful city. Hope to see you another time! Greetings from Barcelona! More 

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