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I spent one night here before leaving Barcelona as my previous hostel was full for the night and this was closer to the bus station for my early-morning departure. The hostel was a little difficult to find at first, as it's not actually on the...More
-Excellent Location: Between 2 Metro stations, and minutes away from La Rambla, Gothic Quarter, Parc de Ciutadella, the Zoo and the Aquarium
-Easy To Find
-Friendly 24 hours Receptionists
-Clean Bathrooms and Kitchen
Nothing more could be needed :)
Stayed in April, 2010. Had my doubts about hostels, never stayed in one... heard both great and really scary/creepy stories about them. The Hip Karma was a really good experience for me! My main concern was the shared bathroom, and room... sharing with total strangers?...More
Reviewed 29 September 2015
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This place is highly recommended, the staff will help you with all that you need to find yourself around Barcelona and much more than that!
Will help you also if they don't have to.
Good value for money
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.