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Hostel Duo

Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

It definitely is cheap, but staff is horribly rude and not helpful or kind at all. DO NOT take the shared rooms as there are no established times and other users come in and out as they please without caring at all about other people in the room. We were supposed to get a bathroom for our 4 people bedroom...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

The location of the hostel is amazing. In the middle of the center. Rooms are clean, as are the bathrooms. Terrace and building are beautiful, and the people working there are friendly. Only minus is that the rooms are a bit noisy at times.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were a group of three girls in the city for the weekend, the hostel provided extremely mediocre service and the stay was wasn't unpleasant but it was just okay. Cons- Door key didn't work for the entirety of the trip had to knock and wait for a while especially if it was during the later hours of the night....

Thank Vedala P
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Excellent location to reach each sight spot, perfect place for those who want to go for shopping. Handsome and super nice staffs, easy checkin-out. Though I booked only 1 bed for a 8-beds room, but I love the way how they make the beds and the towels, like 5-star standard, so clean and comfortable with AC in the room. The...

Thank Sige C
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Perfect location:diagonal metro station, Catalunya square; Shopping,Hop on Hop off station; Bus...actually we walk to any everywhere even to Rambla st., place is very clean; staff r nice ;friendly and organized ;there is WiFi

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Reviewed 9 June 2016

The place was clean, and the check-in clerk was quirky, but very nice and helpful. I never saw him again. The rest of the staff was not as nice and un-helpful. The place was quiet. TOO quiet. Like there was hardly anyone there. A bit spooky. The decor was old and not nice. I would not stay here again.

Thank rafishachar
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We had a 5-night stay in Hostel Duo back on the last week of May 2016. Location wise, it is nice. It was in Eixample, and i basically love Eixample (just my preference). But the front of the hostel itself is road, i mean road where cars and motorcycles get through it. So it can be quite noisy, especially at...

Thank meta_halleyna
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This old hostel is poorly managed by "smart-phone addicted staff" who do not care. We booked 3 months ahead but found our twin room was GONE to somebody else when we arrived. "I cannot help you, sorry, its a mistake...there is no manager". One customer came to the rescue when she hear of our plight and told the staff person...

1Thank sowelltravelled
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We liked it very much. Perfect location very nice neigberhoud, metro station is 15 meter from hostel, walking distance to almost every atraction. Hostel is very clean and nice. Friendly staff especialy guy from venezuela.

Thank ivan m
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The location of the hostel is so close to Sagrada Familia and the other attractions of the city. It's an old building with high ceilings and very nice ambient. Just glued to the Diagonal metro station.

Thank Pınar F

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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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Additional Information about Hostel Duo

Address: C/ Rossello 220 | Principal, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Duo 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“leave your luggage prior to check in or after check out at the reception free of cost. Bring your own shampoo but towels are provided.”
vedalap, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quiet, walking distance to most of the sight spot.”
, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the room beside reception. Check AC before accepting the room”
sowelltravelled, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“the room called Gracia is the one I have reviewed.”
CornwallQuickstep, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“don't take room next to reception, noisy... as people checkin late at night and you can awlays hear voices.”
nalin1962, 11 May 2015 | Read review
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