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The Hipstel

Valencia 266 | Carrer de Valencia, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Charleroi, Belgium
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hipster is really a good place to enjoy your time with your friend. Everything's cosy and clean, but there is one thing I really didn't like: you can't cook in the kitchen and the dinner you can buy is not really tasty. I think it's one important thing to be able to cook in a hostel, that's part of... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never stayed in a hostel and was fairly nervous about staying at the Hipstel, however it was awesome. I can't really speak to how it compares to other hostels, but I was very impressed with the staff and facilities. It was very clean and always smelled like fresh flowers. The staff was always helpful and suggested things for... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my time in The Hipstel! The staff is very friendly and the location is great… The hostel offer many options to know Barcelona. The internet has a good quality, but It could be better. I recommend it.

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Warsaw, Poland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Young super helpful staff and great interior design with cheap good breakfast... It's all I need for 3 days trip. Some guests were quite noisy but after complaining staff moved as to the other room without any problems. There is posibility to leave your luggage is special room, so it's safe.

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The Hipstel H, Front Office Manager at The Hipstel, responded to this review

Dear Karowere Thank you very much for your kind review, this is truly rewarding. Be sure that we will keep going on this track. If you have any remark, complain or suggestion, please don´t hesitate and tell us. It was a real pleasure to host you; you will always be welcome at The Hipstel! If you ever come back to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my stay at The Hipstel! The reception and people inside the hostel are very friendly and helped me out with any queries I had! The Hipstel is also a great place to get access to clubs as well as cheap drinks :D and good food! I also thought The Hipstel was a great place to meet new... More 

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The Hipstel H, Front Office Manager at The Hipstel, responded to this review

Dear Johnnyblake Thank you very much for your kind review, this is truly rewarding. Be sure that we will keep going on this track. If you have any remark, complain or suggestion, please don´t hesitate and tell us. It was a real pleasure to host you; you will always be welcome at The Hipstel! If you ever come back to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived here last summer as a first stop on a three week travel across Europe. When I arrived they had the wrong dates down for my stay and as a result, no room! Not ideal at 11pm. Not sure if this was the hostels fault or the website I had used to book through. After some complaining on my part... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Hipstel is one of the good hostels I have been in Europe. The crew is friendly. The location is great. Enjoy the Barcelona while staying at The Hipstel! Definitely it will be a next time in The Hipstel.

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The Hipstel H, Front Office Manager at The Hipstel, responded to this review

Dear Mertcan A Thank you very much for your kind review, this is truly rewarding. Be sure that we will keep going on this track. If you have any remark, complain or suggestion, please don´t hesitate and tell us. It was a real pleasure to host you; you will always be welcome at The Hipstel! If you ever come back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Personally I had no expectations for Hipstel, frankly I only booked the place of a great price offer for New Years holidays, and found it SO pleasant in every way. Cleanest bathrooms I've ever seen in a hostel so far. Nice spacious dorms with high sealing. Quite inviting common area and helpful (at times adorable!) staff. It's far from a... More 

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The Hipstel H, Front Office Manager at The Hipstel, responded to this review

Dear Eka T Thank you very much for your kind review, this is truly rewarding. Be sure that we will keep going on this track. If you have any remark, complain or suggestion, please don´t hesitate and tell us. It was a real pleasure to host you; you will always be welcome at The Hipstel! If you ever come back... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The hostel was a bit disappointing to be honest - the wifi wasn't working for the couple of nights of my stay which meant that I had to use data on my phone which cost me ££. As a guy in my dorm mentioned, you can't market yourself as this totally 'hip' hostel and not have wifi. The other issue... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I stayed at the Hipstel from the 27th Decemeber to 6th of January 2015 in a private room - I loved it. The staff were awesome to deal with and very helpful and are there 24/7 - a real bonus! If I can make some recommendations, it would be that the bathrooms are maintained a bit more. The shower-head was... More 

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The Hipstel H, Front Office Manager at The Hipstel, responded to this review

Dear Charith G Thank you very much for your kind review, this is truly rewarding. Be sure that we will keep going on this track. If you have any remark, complain or suggestion, please don´t hesitate and tell us. It was a real pleasure to host you; you will always be welcome at The Hipstel! If you ever come back... More 

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Address: Valencia 266 | Carrer de Valencia, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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