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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 3 nights there with 6 of my friends and had a fantastic time, the staff and reception were so friendly and always made sure we were all okay . Very kind and understanding . Had a great time would highly recommend to stay. Rooms were very nice and cosy.

Thank Patrick P
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for a weekend and generally liked the place but there were a few issues. First, the building currently has scaffolding on it (January 2017) so it is covered up and hard to identify. We had trouble finding the name or number and had to ask several people. The place is one floor of a building. The other...

Thank LeftFork
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

An absolutely lovely place to stay for exploring Barcelona. Close to all the major attractions, staff are extremely helpful and friendly and excellent facilities for the price. The hostal is close to the centre and three metro stations making it a great place to explore all parts of the city. The hostal doesn't offer breakfast however, there are three supermarkets...

Thank Hanaa E
Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The cons: - The hot/warm water in the bathroom was short - after ca. 5 min in the shower it already got cool - the beds were a bit shorter than normal (though very comfortable) - the room was small, additional drawer/desk/table/small wardrobe to put things in/on would have been really useful, not a big issue though. The pros: -...

Thank YavorTz
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016 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...

Thank 10LRW
Central Florida, Florida
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
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
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...

Thank Consumer1991
Windsor, Australia
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...

Thank Hawkes2756
Montreal, Canada
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...

Thank Janet M

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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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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: ₹ 5,364 - ₹ 8,187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal Center Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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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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