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Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stayed in a room with shared bathroom, which was still ok. Yet we had balcony door with old wooden door, which you couldnot fully close and it was viewing kinda busy street - so we were not able to sleep normally during the night. Yet, the personal was really nice, and they let us store our bags for almost...

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Perfect Location, perfect service, perfect facilities. Staff are helpful, reception was great and informative. Thank you for the housekeeper which understood that we have moved one bed closer to the heater during our sleep and when we return the next day, beds were beautifully made and bed was adjusted near the heater accordingly, with pillows plumped. When we return again...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great location, great price and great service. 5mins walk from Barceloneta Metro Station, 10 mis walk from the beach. Good clean accommodation, shared bathrooms but it feels like you have your own. The staff were great and gave us fab money saving tips for getting around the wonderful city of Barcelona. The guest house is directly acroos from the Estadio...

Thank louise k
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

A lovely, basic friendly little pension, super helpful staff. I chose it because of its proximity to the station, so easy to reach from the Airport, and the lovely street has lots of cafes, plus metros Jaume and Barcelonetta, as well as Estacio de Franca. We shared a 3 bed room, quite spacious, radiators were on despite temp of 16...

1Thank michelle192
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This is very basic accommodation and you get what you pay for. However it is clean, comfortable and a great location . Staff were lovely! very helpful and polite. We had a private bathroom with shower. Small balcony which had beautiful views. Lots of bars and restaurants nearby. 10 min walk to the beach and la rambla. would definitely stay...

1Thank Jade S
Isla Mujeres
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff, clean accommodation, fantastic location, at a great price, what else could you ask for! It can get a little noisy outside but that's to be expected in every peak location.

1Thank Honeypot_12
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 21 October 2016

It is worth spending your stay here. We booked a single room for two of us and our baby and we were fully satisfied. The staff is kind and friendly. Good cleanness overall. Its location is the strong point, right in the city centre at few meters from the Parc de la Ciutadella. The lift is quite small so we...

Thank Roberto R
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It's a simple hostel, with private rooms and shared bathrooms. The location is great, in Barceloneta, close to the heart of the city. 24h door clerk. The staff is great, very helpful. It's an excellent option for low budget travellers

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I came to barcelona with my friend and my first impression of this pension was all right but after a few nights of stay we started to hate it. There were very noisy people next door and they were very dirty. They left hairs, wet towels on the ground in the bathroom witch was absolutely disgusting. And on top of...

1Thank Andrius M
Lipetsk, Russia
Reviewed 11 June 2016

I stayed here just for 3 nights and got #14 room that has a big balcony viewing French railway station. The location is superb: right next to the nice park, Zoo, Gothic quarter and in 10-15 min walk to Barceloneta beach or Colomb. There is a shared bathroom that was always free so I had no troubles in using it....

1Thank Juli J

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent the moment you turn down one of its side streets. But this is one of the few labyrinths you might actually enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few places that live and breathe such exciting energy regardless of the time of day. This neighbourhood seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the city, reflected in its vast array of restaurants ranging from fancy Michelin-star establishments to trendy fusion restaurants. Here you'll find historical and cultural attractions such as the popular Picasso Museum and the Gothic cathedral La Santa Maria del Mar, where you just might be able to catch a traditional Catalan wedding.
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Address: Calle del Comercio 33, 1-1 | El Born, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Born / La Ribera
Price Range: ₹ 2,755 - ₹ 5,086 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Pension Ciudadela 1*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Request balcony view (although most rooms are balcony view), safe might not work in the room”
 of 5 bubbles tinlabs, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are some rooms which have balconies which would have been nice”
 of 5 bubbles louisek869, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The room #14 is very big (for 4 persons), cosy and comfortable. Great big corner-shaped balcony with nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles JuliJ10, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose room not next to street”
 of 5 bubbles spma2, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Being on a busy thoroughfare, the street noise can be pretty loud. Ask for a room away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulPH, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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