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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

3 nights here in a family of 4 - very lucky to have a very nice room with a balcony. It was close enough to walk to Sagrada Familia, La Rambla, the Gothic Quarter and much more. A kettle with tea and coffee was available in a communal sitting room and there was a fridge that we kept a few... More 

Thank 10LRW
Central Florida, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We enjoyed staying here. The staff was friendly and helpful with lots of tips on how to get places. The location is great within easy walk to metro. We had a room facing the street but street noise was never a problem. The room was very clean and nice quaint features. Would stay here again

Thank Jansw123
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Basic hostel Quaint features Quaint rooms Clean - friendly staff Would be a problem if lift did not work Upmarket for students Quirky change for those used to more Affordable for those who want a longer stay as opposed to a shorter - more luxurious stay. Reasonable central Not far from familias and not far from old town

Thank me565
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Service below average and unhelpful, staff are not very good at speaking conversational English (despite everything written around the hotel being in English). Entrance hard to access and located inside a hostel of considerably lesser quality than the actual hotel (sticky bannisters and musky smell included). Parking almost non-existent and particularly troublesome if you have mobility problems (a short walk... More 

Thank Consumer1991
Windsor, Australia
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49 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This small hotel is well located just a few stops out of the centre of Barcelona on the Metro. The rooms are clean, neat and well priced. We had a little balcony overlooking the main road. I was concerned by the amount of traffic passing but once the doors and windows were closed there was no noise. There were two... More 

Thank Hawkes2756
Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Very tiny room -approximately 12' x 12', which is not unusual for Europe. Really quite comfortable if you're spending all your time sightseeing anyway. Also a tiny private bathroom but very functional. Reception office across the street. A little hard to find but the receptionist was friendly and helpful with printing some tickets that we had ordered online. Very close... More 

Thank Janet M
Tirgu Mures, Romania
1 review
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Excellent location. The staff is very friendly and helpful in providing information on how guests can easily visit the city. Free coffee and tea available to all, gives you a quick revival. Hostal's ambient atmosphere fits very well with ambient area in which they are. I wish I could repeat this experience!

Thank 74Constantin
Θεσσαλονίκη, Ελλάδα
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Central location. Metro station and bus stop right outside the door. Everyday cleaning. Very polite and helpfull personnel. Maybe a restoration could help but its ok. The beds are for people of maximum height 1.85 m. Extremelly recommended.

Thank SonofHoyas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had everything we needed, store outside, cafe on the door step. Great breakfast. Did the tour bus thing and was great value too. The staff were so friendly, all staff there. Not just the receptionist. Felt safe traveling alone with my two teenagers.

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Neath, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We booked a 4 night stay at the cheapest lodgings we could find to be near to the bus station as my colleague has a bit of difficulty walking and we didn't really expect a lot since it was only a hostal. We now know that a hostal isn't a hostel but an often cheaper hotel option in Spain. It... More 

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Staying in Eixample

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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.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to this beautiful hostel in the heart of the city and in the heart of Eixample, the biggest and best-preserved neighborhood of modern Europe. where walking through the area is back to other times. Strategically located in the "Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes. , 10 minutes walk from Plaza Catalunya, the Ramblas and Paseo de Gracia. Casa Mila (La Pedrera), Casa Batllo, 5 minutes from the bus station. Excellent transport links, close to a metro station and numerous bus stops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Center Inn

Address: Gran Via Corts Catalanes 688 pral, 08010 Barcelona, Spain (Formerly Barcelona Center Inn)
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range: €50 - €100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal Center Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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Hostal Center Inn Barcelona, Catalonia
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“Ask for a room with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Hawkes2756, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“looking for a place to rest after a fun day, this is the place for you.”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a twin room in the annexe across the street, that made it even closer to the Metro with an excellent bar next door (Bar Venezia).”
 of 5 bubbles JohnSA11, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“I can't understand how they got quite well rated in TripAdvisor?”
 of 5 bubbles Richards_remarks, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“My room faced the main road - so sleep with the window closed - the traffic noise can be a bit intense n the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles I9927HNjimm, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
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