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Montpellier, France
Reviewed 19 July 2016

It is well located next to city center, but that's its only advantage. The room was just correct but not very clean. The bathroom was small, the shower curtain was dirty and the wall had mildew. In the entrance hall, just in front of the elevator, we even found a few dead cockroaches. We had a triple room but there...

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Letterkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We were in the Hostel for 3 nights up until 16th April 2016, Room was clean with 3beds and built in bathroom and towels. We loved it the hostel was an old building and it had all the original stairs ect. We did not have breakfast because we wanted to get out in the morning early. The location was perfect...

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Cambridge
Reviewed 9 March 2016

The Hostal is located quite centrally and within walking distance to most of the standard tourist attractions. This was quite convenient for us and in fact we never used public transport (but then again we like walking - you see more!). The rooms are fairly compact and ours had a built-in ensuite. Having said that, it was a bit of...

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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We are in holiday 24.01.2016 to 29.01.2016 I was nice hotel but they don't have housekeeping 5 day they don't clean our room. If you need towel you go reception to take your self and they lie to you. They don't say to you true always somethinks lie they find a reason take you like stupid. We will don't go...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 9 January 2016

The location and cleanliness are really good. The worst was that We were put in a double room near the door and was very noisy kept people constantly come and go, and people became staf and talking near our door and it was very annoying in the morning. The bathroom is extremely small, when you shower is around the waterlogged...

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Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Have stayed here two times and I both occasions I enjoyed my stay. The owners,Monica and Carlos were helpful, professional and gave much information about Barcelona. My room was always tidied and the air conditioning was superb.

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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

I am sincerely disappointed long before I arrived in this Hostal. I had booked a room for two days under free cancellation policy via booking.com. Cancellation policy says only that 100% of the first night will be charged 20 days before as a deposit. Actually as I were interested about the Hostal and room I have booked and they have...

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Potters Bar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The Hostal is in a good location, it is very clean, lovely staff. Twin and triple rooms are available. We had air con and WiFi, rooms are en-suite with the use of a communal fridge and lounge. The room at the front didn't really suffer from external noise, but you can hear everyone in reception, so the noise level depends...

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Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Excellent and helpful staff. Location is also excellent and the essential places in Barcelona are in a walking distance. But surely you get get a metro which is very close. Room was small and not so quiet but we weren´t looking for luxury, but just a good place to stay.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Reviewed 7 July 2015

great central location, walking distance to most places and taxis are cheap. historic building so not very modernised, ie. shared bathrooms on each floor. room for our family with 2 small kids was large and clean. it's on a big busy street but the rooms at the back were completely quiet. movie style rustic elevator (which tends to break down),...

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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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this is a really nice hostal, in a modernist building, walkind distance all the sighseens in barcelona, we will help you to have a nice stay in Barcelona. Rooms with air conditionair, heat, nice beds, and all information maps, cleaning everyday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Central Barcelona

Address: C/ Diputacio, 346, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range: £27 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal Central Barcelona 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Remember this is a Hostel not a hotel it has private double rooms”
 of 5 bubbles sissymum, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The room near the entrance to the hostel is very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles luisg211, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Not the rooms near reception.”
 of 5 bubbles johnbearuk, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“no noise at all on the back of the building”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelJam, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Make sure you buy an ensuite bathroom room”
 of 5 bubbles DanFrankcom, 13 Mar 2015 | Read review
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