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Hostal Goya

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Pau Claris, 74, 08010 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are cleaned and towels are changed every day, the staff is extremely helpful and nice, they recommend where to go, how to go, what can be eaten and where. The location couldn't be better very central, closed to la rambla and placa de catalunya

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hostalgoya, Guest Relations at Hostal Goya, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing a review about our hostal. We are very glad to read that you enjoyed our accommodation and that our staff was so helpful to you. All reviews help us know what things we can keep doing and what things we should improve, so they are all very useful. Thank you again and we hope... More 

Hong Kong
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Spent a week in Barcelona and stayed at this hostal. The hostal is hard to find without any sign boards, I was kind of disappointed at first when I found out the hostal is situated on the first floor of an old (perhaps50s) building. You have to climb 10 steps of stairs before access to the very old style elevator... More 

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hostalgoya, Guest relations at Hostal Goya, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We want to thank you for your review. Your opinions are very valuable for us and always help us improving. First of all, I would like to apologise for not living up to your expectations. It is true that we do not have big sign boards but one small one with our name on the door, but we... More 

Nerac, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We wanted to be as central as possible on a small budget and the Hostal Goya ticked both boxes! It's hard to be more central and, for Barcelona, the price was reasonable. The staff are the stars of this establishment - kind, helpful, warm and friendly - and there was a comfortable lounge where we could relax and picnic of... More 

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hostalgoya, Guest relations at Hostal Goya, responded to this review

Dear MrNoah, Thank you for sharing your experience and for your excellent comments about our staff. We are glad to have ticked your most important boxes and to know that you liked our staff's suggestions. Comments like yours encourage us to keep trying our best every day. Regarding the rooms, we have different types: double bedrooms are inner rooms, with... More 

Sarasota, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My room was comfortable, but spare. This is definitely a budget hotel. The shower was difficult to get in and out of, and I am not large. The hotel was hard to find as there is only a small sign near the door of what looks like, and may be, an apartment building. The location is excellent however, Just a... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I enjoyed my stay in barcelona and i love the hostel ,its near town center , just few minutes walking and then you at the center of every thing , the staff was helpful and they answered my questions perfectly ... i want to thank the manager for being helpful person

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I spent a couple of nights at Hostal Goya during my recent trip to Barcelona. The hotel is centrally located, just round the corner from a metro station and about 1km (10 – 15 min walk) from the Plaça de Catalunya, the drop-off and pick-up point of the airport busses. From the outside, Hostal Goya looks like an old apartment... More 

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Aiea, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We were a little leery of this hotel that our traveling companions selected since it seemed a little more like a hostel than a hotel. But, it was a pleasant surprise. It was the most affordable hotel we stayed in for the entire month we were in Europe. Its location is convenient to subways and buses, and there are enough... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Perfect central location, easy walk to sights, shops & restaurants. The room (&bathroom) was clean & bright with comfortable beds & plenty of stotage. The only downside was that we overlooked the road which was very noisy particularly on the Saturday night.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

My partner and I spent a lovely week in Barcelona thanks to this exquisite, inexpensive and very hospitable hotel as our "base". The owners and staff are absolutely charming and helpful, the rooms are comfortable and cleaned every day (beds made, showers cleaned, etc.). Despite the location in the centre of the city we slept extremely well at nights throughout... More 

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hostalgoya, General Manager at Hostal Goya, responded to this review

Dear Gert, I want to personally thank you for your excellent comments about our hotel. I am very proud to hear that your stay with us was so great, I felt flattered when I read your headline “A "home away from home" in Barcelona”. I am very glad that we have been this useful on your visit to Barcelona and... More 

Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

My husband and I travelled to Barcelona in Aug 2012. We had almost a week stay there. The location of the hostel is perfect, easy access to everywhere, say, La Rambla, Museums, Shopping area, metro station. There is a starbucks coffee and another local fast food chain down the building. Reception is very friendly, and helpful, She gave us all... More 

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