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Tirgu Mures, Romania
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!

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Θεσσαλονίκη, Ελλάδα
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.

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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
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...

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Australia
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed here's for 4 nights on our recent trip to Barcelona. Took us a few minutes to work out which floor we needed to alight at from the lift, but we finally got there. We were given a choice of 2 rooms - a very small one facing an inner courtyard and a slightly larger one facing the Grand...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Sure the personal is very nice but this is a “one star dormitory”, nothing else. The “hostel” is a restored apartment, where you hear everything going on, in the street, and in the corridors, being not isolated at all. They charge you way too much for what it's worth.

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Herminio I, Gerente at Hostal Center Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir. We regret that you didn't know where reserved. We are not a "hostel" we are a "HOSTAL" in English a 'guest house ". Yes, our guest house, like many others in Barcelona, and also hotels, is a former private flat that has been modified to provide hotel services. We are not required to provide certain services, such as...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2016

It's a bit hidden, a doorbell with a small label makes it look more like an office entry than a hotel. The room was basic, but clean and perfectly adequate for a short stay. I wasn't planning on spending more time in the room than required to sleep and wash anyway. Very close to Metro, bus and an easy walk...

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Bridgend, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2015

We arrived at the hotel / Inn , once we had worked out which bell to press, quickly up the to the third floor to book in. The helpful receptionist Melina (?) gave us lots of information, maps and local knowledge. Walked us over to the annex, room 202 was clean and we'll presented. Very high doors, everything we could...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

A friendly staff and a well managed property made our stay in Barcelona very comfortable. The unit was simple and efficient. They provide a small kitchenette to prepare your morning coffee. Properties located walking distance to Barcelona's historic district with lots of restaurants and shopping nearby.

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HerminioIbanez, Gerente at Hostal Center Inn, responded to this review

We much appreciate your kind comment about our hostel, we are delighted that your stay has been satisfactory and footnote motivates us to improve ourselves in serving our guests. We look forward to see them again soon. Cheers staff

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Ended up at this establishment accidentally because we miscalculated our apartment booking by a day. It was after 10 pm and we were ready for a shower and a comfortable bed. We were told about this hotel. Room was very basic, small but clean and comfortable. Staff were very welcoming, friendly and welcoming. It is centrally located and a walking...

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Staying in Eixample

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Eixample
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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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: €77 - €113 (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”
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“looking for a place to rest after a fun day, this is the place for you.”
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“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.”
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