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The location is unbeatable, right in the heart of Barcelona's old town -one block off the Ramblas into the Raval. Full of people, really lively area.
The building is old so it could be renovated. Floors, doors what have you.
The place is clean, but...More
The staff were absolutely lovely and we came back to a spotless room every day. The location is fantastic, however it was quite noisy (especially during the night) but can't fault it for the price. Would definitely stay again!
The room was very clean and we had our personal bathroom as requested when made the reservation through booking.The lady who owns it was very friendly and helpful when we asked information about the sights of Barcelona.The location was beyond perfect.Near las ramblas and to...More
Location is really perfect, we could go everywhere by foot, don't need transport, cause place of hostel is realy center of city. Room was clean, and room service everyday. Bath was good, clean also. But the noise at night was little bit shocking.. We didn't...More
Do not stay here if you value sleep. Other guests are noisy, the streets are noisy the double glazing seems to encourage noise and I don’t fancy hearing rubbish trucks and street shutters several times a night, the pillows are uncomfortable. There is no WiFi....More
$35 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
#1 Best Value Hotel in Barcelona
Number of rooms
Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Raval / Ciutat Vella (Old Town)
Also Known As
Hostal River Barcelona, Catalonia
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Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic spots in the entire city. A sense of humble authenticity protrudes from the many independent record stores, second hand shops, and student bars that seem to light up the streets day and night. The rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
forum for bohemian youth, abuzz with the sights and sounds of late-night gatherings and talented skateboarders showing off their latest tricks.