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Kabul Hostel

Plaza Real 17, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Strasbourg, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was looking for a good time, just as anyone else in Barcelona would. Kabul was supposedly the "party hostel" but after staying there for 4 nights, I will never go back. The staff is unfriendly and rude and not helpful whatsoever... the rooms and living style is dirty and cramped. I actually had two friends leave the hostel and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have traveled around the world and stayed in some of the most interesting hostels in the most random of places but to date my fondest memories are those I had whilst staying in Kabul hostel. Thank you for an amazing time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome hotel, with great people and great environnment. Breakfast and dinner included and free entry for different clubs each night. Besides its well located and I think one of the cheapest in town. The only problems is that the commun area ( bar) of the hostel is closed at 1 am so if u want to hang around there is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was with my cousin in this awesome hostel. Perfect location (on the Ramblas, 15 mn de la plage), very clean (what was not easy, considering they were practily full at the time, with all this young people - and sometimes not that educated people), good breakfest (muffin, cereals, bread, milk, coffee), nice staff also.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kabul was great place to stay for a weekend in Barcelona. The price is good for travellers on a budget. The location is also perfect-5 mins from metro, in the main street, close to shops and hundreds of restaurants etc. they throw really good parties and the free breakfast and dinner is really good. Rooms and bathrooms are both clean.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Had an incredible weekend in Kabul. The hostel was okay, clean enough with friendly staff. However, on an evening the hostel run regular bar crawls which take you round the old town of Barcelona and help you party for cheap before returning for their happy hour at midnight. We had a great couple nights being shown round the city and... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

I've stayed here a couple of times and it is without doubt the best location of any hostel in Barcelona. It'c clean, the staff are helpful and friendly and the rooms are good too. There's a rooftop are to chill out, drink and have a few smokes. Great spot and I can't wait to go back.

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Irvine, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Average hostel, nice for a couple of days. It is close to everything but I think they can fix some things. Anyway, you get what you are paying for. The breakfast is included what is a plus. Good common room.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Heard great things about this being one of the best party hostels in Europe, and it lived up to it's name. Barcelona is a fantastic city, and due to how much fun I was having in this hostel - I got to see absolutely none of the city. Great atmosphere, location and includes a free dinner.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Great location, right next to the ramblas. Great vibe for parties. There's a really good bar and you get discounts for clubs. Accomodations are ok. The staff is also nice. Not the best place to choose if you want quiet or a good night sleep.

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Address: Plaza Real 17, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Number of rooms: 32
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