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Barcelona City Centre Hostal

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Balmes, 60. Entresuelo, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #111 of 293 Barcelona B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Arrived in frantic Barcelona in the midst of Grand Prix fever and paid 90 euros per night for a 3 night stay. I can tell you that I was not at all impressed. Due to a flight delay we arrived after 6pm and had to collect the keys from a couple of blocks away. Not easy with 40kg of luggage.... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

I really liked our stay here but I would emphasize that its a budget hotel. Dont expect that you would get a luxurious treatment. I would really recommend to all those who are looking for a budget stay in the city center. The hotel was clean and had everything you need for your stay from a mini refrigerator to a... More

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks a lot sharing your opinion about Barcelona City Centre in this webpage. It is very important for us that future travellers can read real opinions written by customers in order to value the accommodation. About the noisy, we warn all our guests about it, as I suppose you could see, but is a thing is out of our... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

I'm not quite sure why Barcelona City Centre Hostal has acquired so many positive reviews as time spent there recently was not what I had expected following the glowing reviews by previous writers. The location is central and close to transport, and for Barcelona the price as discovered upon looking at numerous other hotels was reasonable, but certainly not a... More

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all, thanks writing this review and sharing your experience with other users. It is important for future travelers to read personal experiences and it is important to us know what kind of problems have our customers. Having said that, we want to answer you to the first part of your review: the only reason why there... More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Very central, clean, comfortable room with air conditioning and good free Wifi. Very helpful staff, walking distance to all the sites and the many restaurants around, great value for money, everything I needed to make my stay in BCN very enjoyable

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Hi, First of all, thank you sharing your opinion which us and other users of this website. It is important people can read traveler's experiences before booking their room. We are very pleased to read a review as good as yours. We are glad you enjoy our accommodation and -above all- your travel to Barcelona. If you think we can... More

Chocorua, New Hampshire
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We stayed for three nights at the Barcelona City Centre Hostal. It is in a perfect location, central to all the sights we wanted to see as well as the gay district. The staff was very helpful in providing directions and suggestions. Great accommodations, clean and everything we needed.

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Hi! Thanks a lot sharing your experience in this website with other users who are looking for an accommodation in Barcelona. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in our lodging. Our staff love their job and tries to give the kindest attention. Thanks also appreciating our cleanliness and for your good impressions about our place. It is a pleasure... More

Toronto, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

The Hostal is located on Balmes which is close to the hub from where you can get the metro and the hop-off, hop-on buses. Las Rambals is less than a 10-minute walk. The room we had was cosy enough and if you like to have breakfast before you set off for the day, you can get a good one at... More

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for writing your opinion about Barcelona City Centre. Reviews as yours help other travelers to get an idea of our accommodation. The location of Barcelona City Centre is one of the most valued things of our accommodation. We are glad you liked it, as well as our rooms. Thanks also appreciating our new breakfast... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

Nice place with a great location and very nice staff. Good for the money it costs. Shared kitchen but all else is private,very nice bathroom and bed. Free wifi with good speed. Downstaris 24hours supermarket.

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much sharing your opinion with us and all other users of Tripadvisor. We are pleased you enjoyed our accommodation and you liked the attention of our staff. We love our job and we love Barcelona, so we try day by day to communicate this enthusiasm to our customers. Thanks a lot appreciating our value for money... More

Port d'Alcudia, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Hi,I Have been meaning to write this review since we visited in January this year. When you first arrive you have to walk upstairs, the lift looks a little scary.!! We called the number on our voucher and nice gentleman came to let us in our room , he was very pleasant , room was very nice big enough for... More

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bcncityhotels_com, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks a lot for sharing your opinion in Tripadvisor. It is important for other users to be able to read other experiences in order to make a good choice of their lodging in Barcelona. The lift in Barcelona City Centre is ancient as a lot of other buildings in this quarter (Eixample). The important thing is that it... More

El Cerrito, California, United States
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013 via mobile

I was really pleased with this place! My boyfriend and I stayed for 4 nights, it was a wonderful location, central to everything. The staff were very friendly and helpful, especially Maria. Internet was easily accessible on wifi and computer in lobby, the place was smal and often quiet, the street, despite being in the center of town, was very... More

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barcelonacitycentre, Gerente at Barcelona City Centre Hostal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for sharing your experience with other people. Is a pleasure for us that a Senior Reviewer in Tripadvisor gives us so high score. We tried, as we always do, to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Since you slept with us we made some improvements: listening to our guests suggestions, now all our rooms enjoy a... More

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Address: Balmes, 60. Entresuelo, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Barcelona City Centre Hostal 3*
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Wellcome to Barcelona City Centre! This accommodation allows you to enjoy a privileged location in Barcelona that will allow you to sleep one step away from everywhere. Just three blocks away from Catalunya square, Las Ramblas or the gothic quarter; near Passeig de Gràcia, the touristic bus, Gaudi’s Casa Batlló and the modernistm route. The rooms offer you everything necessary to have a pleasant stay, an experience you will wish to repeat. All rooms are air-conditioned and enjoy private bathroom, tv, satellite tv, free wi-fi acces to internet, hairdryer, refrigerator...Furthermore, any of our guest rooms include access to all the services and facilities of the common area, with the possibility of using a computer with internet acces for free, microwave, kettle, cups, vending machine…Enjoy the city, sleep easy! ... more   less 
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