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Hostal L' Antic Espai

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C/ Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 660, principal, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at L'Antic Espai for a week and were delighted. If you're looking for a place to stay in the city center you won't be disappointed - it's within few minutes walk from Plaza de Catalonia, has unique interior and great service. We recommend to book a room with access to the terrace, which is a good place to... More 

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pgolpe, Director de Recepción at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Thanks Piotre for your review, we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we are so sorry that you felt our bed unconfortable, eventhought the matrix is one of the best in Europ, and you can check some reviews here in Trip Advisor talking about how comfortable are our beds, but as you know these things... More 

Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The three of us (mother and two adult daughters) had a fantastic week here. The location was perfect and we walked to nearly all the principal sights and museums. Once we tired of this, the metro stop close by was very much appreciated. The hotel was quirky, very clean and quiet. Our room had access to the balcony which was... More 

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pgolpe, Director de Recepción at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review and your nice words, you are always welcome here in Barcelona, you hace a small house for whenever you need. Regards, Sergio More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, adult daughter, and I stayed at the 'L'Antic Espai on a recent trip to Barcelona. The location is perfect, not on the Ramblas--which is crazy--nor too far away from things. The accommodations were great, the staff was very helpful. They even gave us a tip for a great tapas place nearby. I would recommend this place to anyone... More 

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Hamburg, Deutschland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Thanks a lot for this amazing week in Barcelona ! I was there for only 6 days, but it was the best week ever. The organisation was perfect and the people there are more than friendly and helped me every time, when I had an question . This place is near from placa catalunya , passeig de gracia . So.... More 

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pgolpe, Director de Recepción at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Thank you so much Cinzia for your review,, it was a pleasure to have you in our hotel, and we will be so happy to receive you again in the future, you have a small family here in Barcelona for anything you need, Regards, Sergio More 

Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Unlike many of the other hostels around Europe, the rooms here are comfortable, staff is helpful, and the location is great. They also have a thumbprint scanner for access to the building. How cool is that. However, the multitude of dolls that populate the building is somewhat unnerving.

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pgolpe, Director de Recepción at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, and for your nice words about our staff, actually we have the finger print system, to make the entrance easier for our clients, so they have direct entrance, and in the same time for more security, controlling with our cameras all the movements. Thanks again and we hope to see you again Regards, Muhannad More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for 4 nights in June and it was just perfect, the owners were so friendly and helpful and the place is just lovely, such beautiful rooms and furniture. It's not right in the centre of it all so quiet at night but not a far walk away from anywhere, we walked quite a bit... More 

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pgolpe, Director General at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, really we had great time having you in our small hotel, we hope to see you again the future. Abel and Sergio More 

Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

First off -- location. As you'll read throughout Trip Advisor reviews of ppl staying in Barcelona, the days are long with lots of walking, as it should be as Barcelona is magical from Park Guell to the Barceloneta beaches, and from Montjuic and the $1 tapas on Blai in Poble Sec to the Torre Agbar which glows right up til... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Quaint, great location and super service. Very helpful in booking tours etc. in Barcelona with insider info. They (Sergio) couldn't have been more helpful with planning and recommending restaurants and tours. Breakfast on the terrace was delightful, don't decline it. A hidden gem in Barcelona.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Well what can i say, L'Antic Espai lived up to everything and more i had wanted. It was like stepping back in time from the moment you enter, then there is the wonderful Sergio who made me fell very welcome. I travel a loan every year for my birthday and make sure i go somewhere new & i spend a... More 

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pgolpe, Director de Recepción at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks so much for your review, and we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and especialy your birhtday.. we will be waiting you in Cuba Regards, Sergio More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We had a great time here :-) Excellent location central Barcelona close to main shopping district, (metro, bus tour stops, restaurants, cafes etc all within 5 minute walk). Muhannad and Sergio are delightful hosts - very helpful and knowledgeable and give excellent information and suggestions (booked us on a Flamenco & tapas evening which we really enjoyed). The full breakfast... More 

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pgolpe, Director de Recepción at Hostal L' Antic Espai, responded to this review

Thanks Elisabeth for the review, we were so happy having you in our place, we appriciete all the details that you put. and it will be a pleasure to recieve you in our hotel in Cuba Habana. Regards, Muhannad More 

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