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HelloBCN Hostel

C/ Lafont 8-10, 08004 Barcelona, Spain (El Poble Sec)
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great hostel! If I'm ever back in Barcelona HelloBCN will be my first choice. Great service, clean rooms and comfortable beds. Close to supermarkets, metro and Montjuïc. Also, breakfast is provided, as are maps and tourist guides, and guests at the hostel are given discounts to local businesses. My friends and I really enjoyed our stay here,... More

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Quarteira, Portugal
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a disappointment!! The worst check-in and service ever seen!! Luckily this type of hostel it's not worth a visit again and the old bold man working there should think of retirement or change job! Hostels are made for young people by young mind set people!! There are no words to describe what has appended! I have recommended this option... More

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18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Firm mattresses. Bright fresh place. Location is great, El Poble-sec has proper night & cafe culture. The Castle is up the hill & the mischievous Raval is down !. Moments from the port! Rooms some en-suite are airy & street outside is quiet .. fitness room & a nice lounge space to meet greet & relax !

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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I've stayed in this hostel twice for 2 days in 2010 and 2012. I must say that it was my first choice even in my second travel to Barcelona. As a traveller with strict budget, I was very pleased with both of my stays. The location of the hostel is easy to find. The prices are great.

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Bangalore, India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

After a decent flight landed at Barcelona and headed straight to Hello BCN, here is my experience: Good points: Directions were perfect so reached easily Location is very close Las Ramblas its a great location Check-in was quick Bathroom was clean and maintained Did not feel good about Stayed for 3 days in private room (best one in the hostel),... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

Hostel is in a great location. Close to Las Ramblas. Was very clean, staff were excellent and really friendly. Hostel organise events evey night which is great. Price is good. Highly recommend this hostel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights and quite enjoyed it. The staff were helpful and the free breakfast meant I could make myself lunch to take out for the day too!! The neighbourhood that the hostel is located in is a bit dodgy but as a single female I never felt unsafe. The key system is a great idea, you... More

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35 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We stayed two nights here. Arrived late but it wasn't a problem, the man on reception was friendly and checked us in and gave us all the info we needed. It's a 10euro cash deposit for your wristband which gives you access to the hostel, your room, and your locker in your room. The lockers are fantastic! They were so... More

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Almeria, Spain
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

I paid 30€ for one night in an 8 bed room here. It was clean, quiet with a decent atmosphere. The breakfast was well stocked, but pretty meager in terms of the variety. The bathrooms had no mats on the floor or anything so the floor was always covered in shower water. I almost slipped every time I went in... More

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Byron Bay, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

For €27 a night I wasn't really impressed with this hostel. On arrival they took forever to check us in and just handed us a pack of sheets to make up our beds for ourselves. The shower have bad water pressure and the breakfast is fairly average. On the plus side the nightlife activities and free pub crawls that the... More

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Additional Information about HelloBCN Hostel

Also Known As:
Hellobcn Hotel Barcelona
Hellobcn Hotel
HelloBCN Hostel Barcelona, Catalonia
Address: C/ Lafont 8-10, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Poble Sec
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #102 of 650 Specialty lodging in Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hello Barcelona!! Let us help you make your stay unforgettable. HelloBCN Hostel is designed with the backpacker/traveler in mind: breakfast, sheets, Internet, and use of the kitchen are all included in the price, so you don't have to worry about 'hidden extras' when you arrive (towels available for hire) and best of all you're sure to make loads of new friends and travel companions!! ... more   less 
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