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Hostal Gat Xino

Calle Hospital 149-155, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Hostal Gat Xino
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Ranked #333 of 706 Specialty Lodging in Barcelona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This hotel is situated realllyyyyyy close to Las Ramblas...2 minutes walking distance actually, the rooms are clean, the bathroom, the towels...attention bring your one toiletries.If you are there for just one night and you want to be close of the main street (Las Ramblas) then you can stay here. If not....just chose a different area, cause this one is scary.When... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

Tiny single room, short on natural light (window faces a wall) with small LCD TV. The room had a bad smell of sprays(!?) Modern bathroom with good shower. Breakfast is simple but way better than what I was expecting from the reviews (actually above average for my standards for this price range). Really small breakfast room (and you need to... More 

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Sliema, Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

Clean hostel, nice staff and spacious enough. I liked the room furniture in particular. We have been good and it is very close to the centre. However it tends to be noisy outside during the night and situated in a multicultural area, although we had no problems about it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Let's be clear, this a hostal, not a hotel and a horrible one at that. We were attracted by the grossly misleading photos, and advertising that makes it appear light and trendy and welcoming. It's unprepossesing from the outside and that didn't change on the inside. There's only a lift for luggage, so you better enjoy stairs.We'd booked the top... More 

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North Wales UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012 via mobile

Only stayed here for 1 night with my family. On arrival we had an issue which thanks to the man on reception (wish I had his name but due to the stressful situation forgot to take it) the matter was resolved to everyone's satisfaction... I can not thank him enough for that. The Hostel was basic, but seemed to be... More 

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London, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

The hotel was quite average, I really cant complaint for the price we paid. But the street the hotel is in is a completely different story. Looks safe enough but I personally wouldn't go out after dark by myself. All attractions are at close distance and there is a La Rambla tube line 10 min walk from the hotel. So... More 

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Louth, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

We stayed here mid August this Year 2012. We were well impressed with extremely helpful and polite reception staff- a real credit. Well done. The rooms were very clean. The breakfast acceptable and very good value for money.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Sadly as I am sure has already been mentioned, some booking websites advertise this as a Hotel, of which I am sure by now you have worked out it is not. We had also fallen into this trap, so were at first disappointed. Once you get over that initial shock and rate it as a hostal, you can see its... More 

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