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Ideal Youth Hostel

Unio,10-12, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #252 of 686 Specialty lodging in Barcelona
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i stayed here for 5 nights. The stuff was very friendly and spoke good englisch. The hostel is so Close to the Ramblas so it's not very quiet when you sleep with open window. There is Party offerd by the Hostel everynight, so its very is to get know many new People when you are travelling by your own. The... More

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Florianopolis, SC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel looks like a jail with many things visible broken or dirty. The bathrooms are extremelly weird: small toillets (almost don't fit my legs when sitting) and, again, dirty. Internet doesn't work at the bedrooms, just on ground floor and it is turned off from 02:00 to 07:00 and they lied saying they could turn it on in case... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here for 5 nights, it was really cramped in the 8 people mixed dorm. Wifi access weren't available at the dorm,only at the ground floor where there are tables & chairs & rooms for people to relax.Perhaps,it was for the sole reason of making the guests to interact more with one another.Security in the dorm was kind of bad,... More

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Cologne, Germany
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here in July 2014 during our Interrrailtour. We slept in many hostels and i must say that the Ideal Youth Hostel was the best one! Especially the prices are adequate for the rooms and service. We had a room for two and in thenight it was good to sleep, there was no noise. The staff was really friendly... More

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Toulouse, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed there a couple of nights and I don't have any complaints. The staff are friendly, they do their job. But the hostel is really big so you don't have the feeling you can easily meet people, then again I spent most of my time outside the hostel (out early and back late), but the advantage of the hostel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hi, it was fantastic - I paid for shared room and they offered me a single room - just for me. Place is in the centre, so kind people, nothing is problem. I also appreciate a tasty breakfest. Love it absolutely! Thanks

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location. We stayed in a private room at the end of the hallway. The room was okay, small, but reasonably clean. There was a fire alarm after someone burned bread in the toaster and getting from the narrow hall outside wasn't very swift and the door marked as fire exit was closed. Water pressure in the shower was poor... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Very good place for young backpackers who want to meet new friends! We spent seven nights with my friend here and we had so much fun. Cleaning man was so friendly and he helped us very much. Hostel was clean and have nice roof terrace. Hostel was near everything.

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Milan, Italy
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I've been in this hostel with other 3 friends for 3 nights in a 8 beds room. Great location, very close to La Rambla, it's perfect for young people who want to stay out late at night. Good atmosphere, not very clean to tell the truth, but absolutely friendly and helpful receptionists. Even though the first day I found my... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Front staff very helpful. Rooms were relatively clean, AC gets turned off at 8am which was a bit annoying. Very good for students/travellers,young vibe. Decent location. Would recommend for a cheap stop over

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Address: Unio,10-12, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
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The Ideal Youth Hostel opened in the year 2000 in a typical Barcelona city-centre-style building. It's an experienced hostel located near the famous La Rambla and next to the Opera House.The traditional historical appearance of the façade has been maintained, while the interior is modern with a minimal industrial look, including silver concrete walls and coloured neon lights.We try to cater to both single backpackers as well as groups, offering all that you need to help you enjoy your stay in the city.Accommodation is offered in single rooms and private or shared rooms for two, four, six, eight or ten people. Most of the rooms have their own balcony, individual WC and free hot showers. Furthermore, the hostel provides individual lockers in each room, free of charge.We also offer a terrace, linen, vending machines, self-service laundrette, microwave and fridge and a lounge in which you can relax.Upon request, half- or full-board meals and lunch boxes are available. ... more   less 
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