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Martinval Hostal

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   Bruc 117, 08009 Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
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Ranked #50 of 305 Barcelona B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first night we had a nice but very noisy room on THE fifth floor on THE streetside. We asked for another room at the inner side of the hotel and got a lovely room on the first floor with a little terrace. This was a lovely, clean and quiet room. The hotelmanager was very willing to help us and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent three nights in Martinval Hostal and we really appreaciated our staying there. Barcelona is doubtless an amazing city, but is not so easy to find a confortable accomodation to relax after so many kilometers walking through all the barrios and hidden streets of the city. The room we had was a double bed one, very clean, with a... More

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Midland, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Up until now, we have found TripAdvisor ratings to be an accurate and valuable rating system for hotels and restaurants. Martinval Hostal was a bad surprise for us. Based on the photos posted and the extraordinarily positive reviews, we expected a very decent place to stay. But several subtle red flags should have caught our attention. For example, many reviews... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Hostal Martinval is well located, being about a 15-minute walk to Sagrada Familia and 20-minute stroll in the other direction to Las Ramblas. Room was clean. The economy double is basic and sparse. With the help of the pleasant and very accommodating staff we were able to move to a standard double room for just a few dollars more and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Great place to stay in Barcelona. Its only a few minutes walk from Passeg de Gracia street, and Sagrada de Familia. Plenty of good places to eat around, Carrefour within 2 minutes walk out the door, metro station arund 5 minutes walk. We had a room with a balcony with the view on the street. Hostel was probably one of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The place is located nearby the city centre and Passeig De Gracia is at a walking distance. There is no breakfast included, but you can get all what you need in the surroundings: there are bars, restaurants, pizzerias and there's a supermarket just downstairs! Good value for money, I would recommend it. I booked an online deal, a small room... More

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Cernusco sul Naviglio, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We spent there 4nights and we had great time! our room (third floor) was pretty big and clean. the only think I'd suggest is to add the possibility to have breakfast. It'd be great!". the position is good; not so far from the center (the nearest metro station is Passeig de Gracia, 10min. by foot). The day of my birthday... More

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Avellino, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I spent 7 nights in Hostal Martinval and I had a very nice time. The rooms are very clean and the staff is very kind. It was the first time to me in an hostel but it has been a very nice surprise. Hostal Martinval is located in the so called "golden square" of Barcelona and you can get to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The Matinval hostal's elevator is a museum piece, quite old and noisy, but works fast and well, once one has figured out and understood how it works. Reception staff was extremely nice and helpful, AAA! Room and bath were spacious and clean. WLAN Internet worked well. Hostal itself serves no breakfast or other food, but there are many small restaurants... More

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Address: Bruc 117, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Martinval Hostal 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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