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1.0 of 5 Hostel   |   carrer Arago 239, principal | Barcelona, 08007 España, Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wallet was stolen when I first touched down in Barcelona. The cash that my friend had in hand was not sufficient to pay for the accommodations for the rest of the journey, not even have to say - food!! Ms Julia has extended her helping hand and ensure we have sufficient food supply during our stay in Buba House.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a hostel setting this place is very good. Rooms were very clean although our room which was a twin could have done with a few extra shelves as we had no where to store our toiletries, however ,we survived . Bresakfast was always a welcome meal and well stocked. If your a light sleeper bring ear plugs, its not... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Buba House was adorable! The staff/owners were very friendly and helpful. This is only a small hostel and you are in very close quarters will all the other guests which was nice. There is a comfey area to hang out and a nice well equipped kitchen to cook dinner while having a wine and a chat with fellow guests. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We were only stating at the Buba house for a few nights to see Barcelona but the hostel really impressed me. The staff were awesome, they were helpful, nice and happy all the time. The rooms and toilets are in a clean condition, the hostel itself is very centrally located (and easy to find off the metro) and there's a... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I had many bad experiences from some hostels in other countries so i wasn't expect much from this one neither but at the moment of arrival i knew that this is a special place. The hostel is near to the wonderful Passeig de Gràcia and Casa Batlló and it's walking distance from the famous La Rambla. What makes this place... More

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Hamar, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I was amazed how much I could get for this small price at Buba House. The staff is friendly and attentive to all people staying in their hostel. Very nice light breakfast in the morning and good music in the lobby/kitchen. The kitchen was always clean with enough number of dishes and place. The 6-person room is spacious with space... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Hi, guys, I'm Elisa and I'm from Brazil. I have been there for 1 week, it was very good, is very well located, easy to reach, in the center, near the metro, is clean, simple, comfortable. The employees are very friendly, Marek was the one who helped me all the time, is very sympathetic and helpful! I recommend it and... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

This hostel was really cool. You feel like home there, it is clean and the staff is very nice and helpful, the guy from Czech republic was really cool and helped me a lot his name was marek i guess. I would totally recommend to stay there when in Barcelona. Nice little breakfast as well included in price.

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Address: carrer Arago 239, principal | Barcelona, 08007 España, Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Buba House 1*
Number of rooms: 16
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Buba House Barcelona, Catalonia

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