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Hostal Fernando

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Ferran 31, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 2nd visit to Hostal Fernando and was just as good as the 1st! The front of house staff were friendly and helpful an then we went to our room We were in the "Pensioner" side with bathrooms in the room and they were not joking! The bathroom as huge and was literally for pensioners. It was a... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel has both basic hotel rooms on some floors and larger multi-bunk-bedded dormitory rooms on others. It is much used by student groups with their teachers, and as a result the dormitory sections can have very noisy parties in them at times. That being said, I didn't hear them from the hotel section where I stayed. Rooms are clean... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Took 26 students to this hostal, was perfect location, very clean, good size rooms and excellent location. Would recommend to all tutors if planning a residential trip for over 18, or anyone who wants to just explore the city at a low cost. Will definitely use it again.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights,what a fantastic hostel,staff were very friendly & helpful,rooms were very clean with fresh towels every day.What a brilliant location ,couldn't wish for better.Would stay again !!

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Cairo, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

First the location is very nice but the hostel itself is not very good. Almost no Internet in the rooms and you have to go outside the room for Internet. The beds are very rough and the water in the shower was either too hot or too cold. Another surprise I had there is that i saw a small cockroach... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Hostal is an average hotel.. Value for money is good and great location! The room is fine but it does not complete facility such as no power connection in the room i got. I was told this is due to renovation which should have been anticipated. Internet not very fast.

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

We arrived & forgot out ids, the guy behind reception was so unhelpful & just sat there saying 'sorry no ID no room' so I suggested we contact our 5 star hotel in Cambrils & have them email a colour scan copy which they did & all was sorted. The smell of the rooms were overpowered by bleach. The receptionist... More 

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Hostel in great location near La Rambla. Room overlooking street with balcony gives good view of church and surrounding street. Breakfast adequate. Staff friendly and facility for luggage storage.Would recommend if on a budget.

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Sydney
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This hostel has a great location but the rooms are extremely basic. We booked a 4 bed room with Booking.com expecting to see the nice orange covers in the pictures. Instead we got 2 steel bunk beds, that squeaked every time someone one moved! It was a very small room with a chair and table for 1 person. There are... More 

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Capitola, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

You should stay here. The place definitely exceeded my expectations for a hostel, with clean rooms and private bathroom, fast wifi, nice breakfast in the morning, and a great location just off of La Rambla.

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