We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Diagonal House

Hostelworld.comUS$37*
View Deal
02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Diagonal House
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

263 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 104: English reviews
Start your review of Diagonal House
 Click to rate
Huelva, Spain
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed in the place March 2017. Its location is perfect: near the metro station and close to some of the top tourist attractions. It has a kitchen and vending machines so you can have coffee or get some drinks if you want to. The bathroom and the toilet were clean.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LiaSumbz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to Pg. de la Gracia, walking distance to many sights. Women's dorm was spacious, but if others are noisy, as on the first night, hard to sleep--can have up to 11 guests.Kitchen was adequate but seriously in need of sharp knives, Stove operation an unsolved mystery. Best nearby grocery store Lidl. Organic Grocery store a few doors down, nice...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Val L
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed in this hostel for a week in feb'17. The whole stay was really pleasant. All the rooms bathrooms and kitchen was always clean and tidy. Someone was always around to check if everything is in order. Perfect place if you're looking to getaway from the chaos of the city. Centrally located and easy access to most places in Barcelona

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Harshani S
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This hostel was fabulous! The location is great! The receptionist was lovely and helpful! The room was great and the bed with the light, plug and storage area was excellent! The only slight issue is the size of the bathroom spaces but apart from that it was great!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I was moved to this hostel due to circumstances out of my control from previous hostel. I loved this place so much. Was made to feel welcome, given my keys and shown to my room. I was also given a key to a locker in my room also. One negative is that you have to pay 20Euro deposit for your...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Aaron M
Logatec
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I haven't slept in a hostel for years, but this time I pick it up since I only spent there a couple of hours and this was far the cheapest opportunity. I didn't expect much and I was happy at the end. I have seen (but not really used it) fully equipped kitchen, rooms have a lot of space. It...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sta¿A M
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I can still feel the springs of the matress and the noise was very loud, because the windows were very old. The staff was nice, the hotel was clean and the location was OK. But as I said the mattress was terrible.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Iñaki A
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 29 September 2016

It is a clean place, good and silent bed, thoughtfull (large mirror in the girls shower room, with an extra mirror for make-up, for example), towels for rent for 1 euro and exchangeable througout your stay, room for meals, kitchen available, friendly staff, good location, lots of tourist information available and help from the staff. Problem of hostels is different...

Review collected in partnership with eDreams
 Report
Helpful?
Thank fe_freire022
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stayed at Diagonal House for one night and i was quite underwhelmed. We had a private room that did not look like the pictures. We were put towards to the back of the hostel with only one window but it did not lead to outside, it opened to the laundry room. As a result of this we did not...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kelsey H
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A great budget hostel with good internet connection and clean bedrooms, kitchen and bathrooms. Only stayed for one night as myself and my friend were moving on and needed somewhere cheap and easy. It is in a perfect location in the city☺️ my only downside was my sleepless night in the Girls Dorm from a number of guests packing in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lydia G

135 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (25)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (15)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (110)
Viewed
Amenities (37)
Viewed
Girls shared room (13)
Viewed
Private Room (17)
Viewed
The Hotel (43)
02/04/2017 03/04/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Barcelona hotels
Eixample
The Loft Hostel
The Loft Hostel
#131 of 760 in Barcelona
103 reviews
Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
Arc House
Arc House
#125 of 760 in Barcelona
283 reviews
Coroleu House Barcelona
#47 of 760 in Barcelona
174 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Eixample
Hola Hostal Eixample
Hola Hostal Eixample
#135 of 760 in Barcelona
277 reviews
Eixample
Don Moustache Hostel
Don Moustache Hostel
#87 of 760 in Barcelona
111 reviews
WOW! Hostel
#329 of 760 in Barcelona
95 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Gracia

Neighbourhood Profile
Gracia
Gracia literally stands out from the pack. It used to be an independent town until late into the 19th century. Though it’s just a short commute away from the centre, a visit here feels like you’re in a whole different city. The bohemian vibe has drawn many international artists to this area, resulting in a wide selection of galleries, live music and artsy boutique stores. The nightlife is centered around the vibrant Gracia’s plaças, where young and old gather to enjoy a drink outside. Carrer de Verdi, its main street, offers affordable restaurants and a movie theatre that screens new as well as classic films in their original language. However Gracia's greatest treasure lies just up the hill at Guell Park, where Antoni Gaudi's vibrant and revolutionary art sculptures stand atop unequaled views of Barcelona.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Diagonal House

Address: Av. Diagonal 436, Barcelona, Spain (Formerly Sant Jordi Diagonal Hostel)
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Gracia
Price Range: €15 - €66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Diagonal House 1*
Number of rooms: 9
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld, Hotels.com and Booking.com so you can book your Diagonal House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Diagonal House Barcelona, Catalonia
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Diagonal House staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
3 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Diagonal House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose noise and light in front, or quiet and dark in the back. I think there's a men's dprm and a mixed dorm in front”
 of 5 bubbles 592vall, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“price location”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccamP7045YR, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“take care when you need the kitchen in the morning :-)”
 of 5 bubbles staam2015, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Central location, clean rooms, close to subway (metro)”
 of 5 bubbles jonssonpeter10, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Very good location at a great price.”
 of 5 bubbles alineb285, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Hostelworld.com
US$37* /night
View Deal
Hotels.com
Booking.com
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates