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Ideal Youth Hostel

Unio,10-12, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #230 of 672 Specialty lodging in Barcelona
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the perfect place to stay in Barcelona for young people! People at the reception are so helpful and friendly (and speak nearly all languages). Wifi is good and free. There are also computers at your service at the loby. Breakfast is nice and fairly enough. Location is PERFECT!! In the heart of La Rambla, and just a 2... More

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really recommand you the IYH ! Realy good location( near to the beach ans also the placa catalunya), the service is corrrect and finally you met lot of people! It s was really cool and i will return their for sure !

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The location is great, just on one of the side streets off La Rambla so within walking distance of Placa de la Catalunya as well as the beaches and harbour. The hostel itself was good value, pretty basic but good for the small price tag. Has a couple of different small social areas: one with couches, one with tables like... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Great spot, located near the train station and many bars ! Staff is incredibly helpful, if you want an amazing night out the club organizer Kay will show you an awesome time!! Can't wait until I come back in July

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Won't find a better location! Next to the rambla, the beach, and city centre. This makes for a safe area for single travelers, which was important for me as a females solo traveler. Not the best sleep as people are up and at it almost 24/7.

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Toulouse, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed at Ideal Youth Hostel for 3 nights and we certainly enjoyed our travel. We booked 2 beds in a 10-bed dorm, but they installed us in a 5-bed dorm, what we really appreciated. The staff was very friendly, the location is great and, overall, the value price-quality is amazing!

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Me and my friend just came back from our three day trip to Barcelona. We stayed at Ideal Youth Hostel for four nights. We booked a 6-bed dorm with our own bathroom. First I would like to give the hostel great praises for the cleanliness. We appreciated this very much. The rooms en common area is cleaned daily. The location... More

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Address: Unio,10-12, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
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Ideal Youth Hotel 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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