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Hostal Martinval

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Bruc 117, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After having booked and all was confirmed, I received an e-mail "2 days" before my arrival that said my booking was canceled. I will go back to Barcelona but definitely will never try to book this hotel as they left me and my friends stranded. When they refunded the money they did not give me the full amount!!

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Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: Reasonably close to metro - about four city blocks to de Gracia Metro. Clean room and bathroom. Helpful staff. Reasonably priced. Cons: Very noisy, Mallorca street is an ambulance route, bring ear plugs. Our bathroom was supposed to be shared with one other room - instead it was shared by the whole hotel. Very difficult to get in in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We staied in Hostal for 5 nights. Pluses: - good location - very near to city centre -- all our excurcions we made walking -- note that cause of the location to sleep ear plugs are indispensable - daily cleaning (and it was clean) - big bathroom - friendly staff - 24h reception Minuses: - room equiped only in bed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

03-09 April 2015 I write this review from the perspective of wanting a decent low price hotel, with modern amenities and facilities. My stay of six days in April 2015 was a joy and I was happy to spend £370 for six nights. If you are looking for a top range hotel, or something quite luxurious you will probably need... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This hostel was located near to a metro and getting around Barcelona from this base was very easy. The hostel itself was clean and spacious though very basic - but doesn't pretend to be anything more than that. The shared bathroom wasn't an issue at the time we went but may be during busy periods. The lift in this hostel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Perfect location, perfect stuff, always ready to help. If you have any questions you are always welcome ------ The lift is not going up/down if someone forgot to close the doors. So we had to climb up to 5th floor by foot several times - going down is much easier in this case, but still not satisfying. The ceiling of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My 2nd visit in barcelona and my 1st time in my life I stayed in a hostel. Im in barcelona to visit a friend and It was a pretty last minute booking as i just want a cheap room with good location. The location is near the train station (passeg de gracia), near to casa mila and casa batllo. Plus... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Stayed in room number 8 here for 3nights.the location is good,near to train station and walking distance to the shopping street,casa mila ,casa batllo & sagrada famillia. the room is basic and clean but not the washroom.the washroom is quit big size.the toilet bowl not really clean as i can see some "spot" on the toilet bowl while i checked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

The location is perfect. Between La Pedrera (Casa Mila), Casa Batllo, and La Sagrada Familia. Its a real walking range. Near to Metro as well if you want to explore the city. The receptionist was very nice, gave us a map of Barcelona and transportation map. The room was nice, overall clean.The WiFi on my room was really good. Really... More 

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