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BCN Youth Hostel

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9 reviews
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible34%
9 Apr 2016
“Average, American style, childish ”
3 Mar 2016
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Calle de balmes, 9 - Esquina com Ronda Universitat, 15, Barcelona, Spain
12.1 km to Barcelona Airport
560 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.2 km from Plaza de Cataluna
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Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

The beds were pretty comfortable and clean but the hostel is strange. They have a massive downstairs eating area but a tiny, often dirty kitchen. The windows in the dorm can't be opened (purposely) and made the room feel stuffy and germs festered as one...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Been here for 5 nights. Great hostel, it has perfect position, the rooms are big enough, separate toilets, and what I like the best is big lounge. The kitchen is little smaller but all in all its perfect. The apollo night club is just behind...More

Thank Juka A
Reviewed 7 June 2013

When we stayed here, it was an odd experience. Having stayed in hostels in Berlin, Norway and Poland we hadn't experienced this kind of treatment until then. When we arrived we met the lady who told us where our room was and which lockers we...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2012

Barcelona Youth Hostel has been the worst hostel I have stayed in over my European backpacking trip. We booked a 6 bedroom dorm (which we paid extra for) and were put in an 8 bed dorm, which they managed to squeeze 12 people into! We...More

Thank lucy_c_fay
Reviewed 16 March 2012

A friend and I stayed here for what was originally going to be 3 days, but turned into a week. The staff was cool and down to earth and the vibe was more like flatmates, rather than strangers. It was a bit smaller than the...More

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US$32 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
BCN Youth Hostel Barcelona, Catalonia
Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Number of rooms
Price range
US$32 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
BCN Youth Hostel Barcelona, Catalonia
Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > 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
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