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Equity Point Sea - Hostel Barcelona

Placa del Mar 1 - 4, 08003 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly Sea Point Youth Hostel) (La Barceloneta)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Moscow, Russia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is owesome, the hostel is situated right on the beach. You can go swimming in the morning when the beach is empty. Metro is 10 min by foot, train station, Parc de la Ciutadella and the Zoo is 15 min by foot. Barry Gotic is 20 min, La Rambla is also 20 min. And of course clubs are... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

By far the worst hostel of my life, luckly we were leaving after two nights. The room had no windows and there was no space, it was like living in a corridor. The whole place was extremely humid and there was no hot water. They took us 45€, this hostel isn't worth 1€ Don't come here, even though the location... More

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Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Eesthetically ugly, uncomfortable rooms, poor cleaning, even no blankets on the bed. It's true, breakfast was free, but it was horrible and the dishes were dirty.The only positive thing is the proximity to the sea and to the metro and the kindness of the staff.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Location is unbeatable - it is next to the most popular beach in the city and literally a 15 second walk to the sand. There is a free breakfast included and generally good facilities. Now the bad thing - we got hardly any sleep. It is a party hostel 24/7. If you want sleep, then don't stay here. But in... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This hostel is perfect if you only came to Barcelona to party. It is located ON the beach. Seriously. You walk out the door and it's a 30 foot walk to the sand. There are many great, reasonably priced restaurants in the area, as well as a grocery store. The staff is generally rude and unhelpful. There is a day... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Brand new hostel located by the sea. Nice view and location. The hostel itself is very clean, organized, friendly stuff and breakfast provided. I spent 3 days at this hostel and found out it was easy access to train station and near by with restaurants. There have a few type of rooms/dorms to choose based on your preferences. So many... More

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Boracay, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

i sepnt 3 weeks in barcelona two of them at this hostel. if you don't mind the price and staying in a dorm thats the perfect place. rooms a re clean, location is good and the staff is lovely. very helpful when i it come to questions. if i would go again to barcelona i would stay with equity point

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Parnu, Estonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Public toilets is overcrowded and small. Hard bed, no individual lamp. Very loud music everywhere in the hostal and just no place to hide from it till the night time. Have to to ring doorbell everytime you need to enter the hostal, what is annoying. Total disaster with room booking (happened with me 2 times), i could easily stay at... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Free breakfast - cereal, toast and fruit - standard. Very friendly staff. It isn't particularly dirty but it was very busy when I was there in August so wasn't extremely clean. A strange layout with no real communal areas apart from a tiny area where you can rent a computer. Not the best but OK for solo travellers - dorms... More

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

This hostel is perfect for travellers. Right on the sea front, and just a 15 minute walk to Las Ramblas. Breakfast is included, only basic cereals, toast, fruit, coffe and juice but it was fine for us. The dorm rooms are clean but don't have full ceilings so they can be noisy at night when people are coming in and... More

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Address: Placa del Mar 1 - 4, 08003 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly Sea Point Youth Hostel)
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > La Barceloneta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
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Equity Point Sea Hotel Barcelona
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