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La Isla Hostal

Ronda Sant Pere 53 Entresol 1, Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
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Ranked #80 of 285 Barcelona B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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Roanoke, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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

Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This is a relatively new hotel (at least I think it is) located fairly close to the Arc de Triomf and about a 15 – 20 minute walk to Catalunya. The hostal is located on the first floor of an old building and only has a few rooms. The rooms also tend to be small and only 2 of them... More

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

Dear, Thanks for your comment. Reception doesn't opens sporadically; it opens everyday, as there are several tasks to be done, such as daily cleaning, public attendance, etc. We previously arrange with our guests their arrival time. Single rooms have fan, which is already advised on all our adversited websites. Barcelona is a lovely city, but it might get very hot... More

south africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Good value for money place to stay in Barcelona - near metro station - very clean and near supermarket and bakeries - staff very friendly and helpful - coffee making faciities available - within walking distance of Plaza Catalunya - main central square of Barcelona

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

We're very happy your stay at La Isla and in Barcelona has been great, we've really enjoyed having you as one of our guests, and of course thanks a lot for your nice review! More

St. Petersburg, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Staff is very friendly, they clean the room every day, bed is big and comfortable, everything is very cozy, bathroom is big and good, small kitchen if you can call it so – microwave, coffee, tea, refrigerator, center of the city – everything is in a walking distance, metro in 1 min walk. There’s so little space in a room... More

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

Dear guest, thanks for your review. We have bigger rooms and also with street views, unfortunately for this time you couldn't try it this time. Be sure that next time you visit our city, you can ask us so we'll assign you one of them. For the hot water, a hint: the shower beside your room has the hot water... More

Mumbai
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

I had stayed here on a weekend trip to Barcelona from Liverpool. After a tiring early morning flight I reached Girona and took the Barcelona Bus to reach Estacio D'Nord. La Isla is just a short walk away, in short a convenient location for a short stay. Pros- Great Location, a short walk away from major attractions,inexpensive, neatly arranged kitchen... More

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

Dear guest, thanks for your review. We'll keep working to improve all our services. Best regards. More

Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

My expectations were met by this hostal. The rooms were clean and the staff was friendly and helpful. The rooms are very basic and there is no air conditioning but if you're only looking for an inexpensive place to rest your head at night, this place would do. Only concern I had was with the flimsy door locks for security... More

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

Dear guest, Thanks for your review. We're glad your expectations were met and that you had a nice time at our establishment. Hope to host you if you ever come again to our City. Best regards! More

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

I understand that Barcelona is very famous city, so the price of everything is higher. But this place can not be called hostel. I assume there are some standards for hostel room, but not for Spain and definitely not for Barcelona. They sure did their best in cleaning rooms, but the closet you get can not be called room. Barcelona... More

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

We inform you that in order to open a Hostal in Spain, and in Barcelona, the establishment has to follow some rules and directions, about kind of furniture, room sizes, etc. If we are opened, is because we've follow the Government directions, so if you think the minimum size of the rooms in Spain and in Barcelona should be changed,... More

London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

My partner and I stayed at La Isla for two nights in July. We found the staff very helpful and friendly. Unfortunatly my luggage was lost at the airport but thanks to the calm and helpful staff of La Isla I got it all back in less than 6 hours. The room we had was small but contained a small... More

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

We'd like to thank you for your nice review. We're glad our suggestions helped you during your stay in town, and of course, hope te see you again at La Isla! Best regards. :) More

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Additional Information about La Isla Hostal

Also Known As:
La Isla Hostal Barcelona, Catalonia
Address: Ronda Sant Pere 53 Entresol 1, Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #80 of 285 B&Bs / Inns in Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
La Isla is a Hostal located in the heart of Barcelona, midway between the stylish Eixample and the vibrant Born and Gothic Quarter, an unbeatable location. If you like to travel without complications, discover to the maximum and especially enjoy Barcelona, La Isla is what you're looking for! We have double or single rooms with private or shared bathroom. La Isla, travel, discover, enjoy! ... more   less 
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