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Hostal Fontanella

Via Laietana 71 , 2do, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #79 of 681 Specialty lodging in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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40 reviews 40 reviews
36 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stayed here for the last night in Barcelona. The location is perfect, very close to the main shopping street, steps away from airport express, and walkable to everywhere in the old city center. The room is spacious and clean. Free WIFI is very fast. Although we have a room with shared bath room, the bath room is very well decorated... More

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hostalfontanella, Gerente at Hostal Fontanella, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Eternal Blue Thank you so much for the time that you dedicated to make a valoration. We are really pleased that you had a good stay with us. Thanks to you, a lot of travelers can know us through your experience, and give us the chance to know them and welcome them. We hope to see you in... More

Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

The location of this lodging could not have been better. It is an easy, secure walk to the airport express stop and to both of our scheduled tour start points, Montserrat and Figueres. The price was extraordinarily fair for such location, and though the room with its own shower was small, no problem because what was there was more than... More

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hostalfontanella, Gerente at Hostal Fontanella, responded to this review

Hi Mr. Nthnth, First of all, thanks a lot to spend with us your holidays in Barcelona. I am sure was a pleasure to have a guest like you in our place. Really, thanks a lot for your comments in Trip Advisor. This is very important for us because we want to do the best for our clients and we... More

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150 reviews 150 reviews
22 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We came to Barcelona for the GP and with prices at a premium we were just after a cheap place to stay. We couldn't have found any better place than Hostal Fontanella. We had a room with a private bathroom and the shower was hot and powerful, the beds comfy and the room secure. Couldnt ask for any more really... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Located in the very heart of the ciry, the hostel offers all the necessary amenities. All the main landmarks are at a stone's throw from there. I was travelling alone and stayed at the hostel for 5 nights. The Art Nouveau style of the city is also characteristic of the hostel building with its high ceilings, winding stairs, ornaments and... More

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Mineo, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

My brother and I couldn't have found any better place than Hostal Fontanella. Very central, literally 3-minute-walk from Placa Catalunya, with its transport system connecting you to the aiport, the main rail station De Sants, and many tourist attractions of Barcelona. Even being so close to the amenities of La Rambla and Laietana street (so plenty of shops, bars, restaurants),... More

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We spent several nights in August at hostal Fontanella. We had a double room with private bathroom. it was nice and clean. it is the best location if you want to do the sightseeing. It is very close to Placa de Catalunya and Las Ramblas. People at the reception were very nice, especially we are thankful to Maria M. She... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013 via mobile

Stayed at the hostal with 5 friends for two nights in April 2013. It's central location is ideal for Las Ramblas and the old Gothic quarter as well as being only a stone's throw from the Metro. We had three triple rooms since we were a party of six male pensioners !!!! THe rooms were adequate for our needs and... More

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San Diego
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

This hostel is right in the center of Barcelona. It is clean, safe, and the owners are very friendly. It had all we needed, and we had a great time in Hostal Fontanella. We highly recommend it to anyone who would like to stay in the center of Barcelona.

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Alexandria, MN
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

The Hostel is located in a great area--very easy to walk to many attractions and close to Subway stations. The workers there were very helpful. We stayed in a triple room that had a shower and sink in the room, and a toilet across the hall. The hostel has free wireless internet, but the connection didn't work while we were... More

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Gdansk
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2010

I cannot imagine better located ho(s)tel. 100m to the Placa Catalunya - link to the airport, subway and tourist bus - Busturistik (recommended); Rambla just 5 min walk, just in the centre of the old City. Lot of restaurants in the vicinity. Don't be put off by the picture, the actual place is nicer, looks like Old Grandma's house (in... More

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Address: Via Laietana 71 , 2do, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
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Hostal Fontanella Hotel Barcelona
Hostal Fontanella Barcelona, Catalonia

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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm Guest accommodation with 11 rooms in the center of Barcelona. Located next to the beautiful Urquinaona Square and 3 minutes walking from nerve center of Plaza Catalunya.Bright rooms most with balcony to Via Layetana. A few meters from the Cathedral and a short walk from the old Harbour. ... more   less 
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