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Alternative Creative Youth Hostel

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Ronda Universitat 17, entresol - 3 | (Ring One of the Green Bells on the Bottom Row), 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I immediately felt at home in this hostel in the middle of the city! It is very easy to get in contact with other fellow travellers (in case you like). I especially appreciated that we received a map from the hostel which highlighted their recommendations for restaurants and bars! Because of that we managed to visit several hidden gems in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a great hostel in the middle of the city. this was my first time staying in a hostel and i was very pleased with it. the staff was extremely helpful and even gave us a map with a possible itinerary for our trip. the hostel was clean and organized and had everything that the website said-- free lockers, a small... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is one of my best choices ever! I really enjoyed my time in Barcelona and that was thanks to their staff and great vibes there. On the other hand, the location was perfect, close to a Metro Station and so many other great places.

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Debrecen, Hungary
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69 reviews 69 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

It is a great hostel in the city center with friendly and helpful staff. Every room was clean. If you want to use the free wifi, you have to give access to some personal information for an unknown company.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

VERY GOOD YOUTH HOTEL very CLEAN, FRIENDLY, SAFE, HELPFUL, good LOCATION, prompt service GREAT NEIGHBORS, awesome REASONABLE RATES. Very courteous helpful and respectable people when needed any questions answered

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I was incredibly impressed with this hostel, it was clean, homely and a perfect size for people travelling alone. The location couldn't be more ideal (less than 100m from Plaza de Catlaunya). I stayed in a few hostels in the same week in Barcelona central but none compared to this. Staff are friendly and help with anything including their own... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I'm usually very critical but this hostel exceeded all expectations. Very friendly staff, perfect location near Las Ramblas and the bus/metro, very clean, extremely safe, and great accommodations. I would recommend it to anyone. We had an unusual request to house 8 students in the same room and they were very helpful in providing what we asked for. Overall a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I had a great time staying at Alternative Creative youth hostel in Barcelona Spain. Location is superb. There is 24 hours free WiFi, free lockers and sheets, staff were helpful and friendly. I highly recommend this youth hostel and I will definitely return.

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Dallas, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Getting to ACYH Hostel was very easy when coming from the airport, we just hopped on the Aerobus and were dropped off very close by. The location feels very safe, no matter what time of day or night. Staff waited up late to check us in after our late flight, but we were placed in an odd room. Doors did... More 

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Leipzig, Germany
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Stayed at the ACYH Hostel two nights during Easter 2014. Located in a grand residential building, it's less than 3 minutes from Plaça de Catalunya (central shopping plaza and focal point for all modes of transport). The staff is extremely helpful, they're always ready to assist you. Lots and lots of information brochures & discount vouchers available (make use of... More 

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