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Javea, Spain
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The worst experience in a hotel ever! OK, it's cheap, but oh my God, better pay a bit more!!Arrived late but could not even get a drink. When i booked i asked if the restaurant was open and they told me yes! Could not even get a sandwich. Also asked for double bed but got no reply on that one... More 

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EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Robert, Thanks for share your experience in Centre Esplai Hostel. I'm apologize because your expectatives were not that you expected. This is a hostel with bunk beds in all the rooms, and it's how we publicate in all the webs sites, so I'm surprise for your request in double room. In reference to the restaurant, it's true it was... More 

cornwall
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here 27 th October till 1 st November . Looking for a cheap weekend break . Advantage , very close to Airport but defiantly too far out for a City break . Cost € 20 a day at least going in and out on bus , taxi and Metro , wish we had spent more on a more... More 

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Netanya, Israel
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69 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you need to spend one night between flights or something like that - this place could be a good choice. Pros. Close to the airport. Fast and easy and reachable either by metro or taxi, since located only 2 km from airport. However the price of metro ride (only 2 stations from Terminal 1) is quiet high - 4.50... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I booked for a single room for 2 night in advanced for a very cheap price (less then 25€/night). In real it was a 6 bedded dormitory for a single use with an own bathroom and breakfast inclusive. I cant think a better value in BCN. Its 2 metrostops away from El Prat Airport, but not a walking distance! If... More 

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Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The place is very well located to El Prat Aeroporto. You can get there in 5 minutes by car or public bus. The stuff is kind and helpful and and speak English well. The breakfast was good as well, a huge hug for thinking of lactose intolerant people, they served nut milk, almond milk beside of the normal things. A... More 

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is a youth hostal with bunks four per room. We only stopped overnight for an early flight it was adequate, the building is modern but the wet room showers leak into the corridors. The rooms have a balcony with a view over a central green area. Food & drink is from inexpensive vending machines. The locality is grim with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The environment stinks of I don't know what. Like a giant sneezed all over the place. Check-in takes forever, we were 2nd on queue but waited 30mins. I think they use paper ledgers for book keeping and stuff. The room is ok sized. 4 single bunk dormitory type beds. Big enough toilet/shower using recycled water from rain etc. There is... More 

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Thank Nonie T
EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for sharing your though, we are sorry to hear that you were quite disappointed, but we really appreciate your feedback. Regarding the bathroom, tell that if our building is sustainable, but the rainwater obviously not used to the shower if not for the toilet. Regarding the air conditioning, from reception you have solved the problem, like giving... More 

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57 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Had a really enjoyable 3 night stay. Great size room (two sets of bunk beds) and lovely balcony. Breakfast was just what we needed before a day of exploring. Staff were all really friendly and helpful especially on reception and the lovely lady who organised breakfast. No major issues with noise apart from building work during the day. We were... More 

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EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hola! Thank you so much for your nice feedback, Hope to welcome you back @CentreESplai Hostel. Best Regards, Inés Cosmen Hostel Manager More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night, Check-in took a while even at 1am. The room was very basic, bathroom had seen better days so didn't want to use the shower. Glad I had taken ear plugs as it was a little noisy from the air con and the airport. Breakfast was also very basic with fruit juice that wasn't good. If you... More 

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EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Samantha, Thank you for rating their stay at Centre Esplai, we are always happy to be able to improve with the criticisms of our customers. We feel that the chek- in has been a little long, but most of our clients come about 22p.m. and 02 am in the establishment proximityof the hotel to the airport. Our hostel is... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 3 km from Barcelona's El Prat Airport, guests at Centre Esplai Albergue can reach the city centre in 40 minutes by bus and Metro. This hostel features an indoor swimming pool and accommodation with balconies.Set in a striking, colourful building, Centre Esplai Albergue has modern decor. Each air-conditioned room and dorm has Wi-Fi, and overlooks the hostel's grounds. There are either shared or private bathroom facilities.Guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast in the Centre Esplai's restaurant, which is open for lunch and dinner. There is also a lounge area.The Centre Esplai's 24-hour reception can arrange bicycle hire and guided tours of Barcelona and the Llobregat Delta. Garraf Natural Park is less than 20 km from the hostel, while the beaches around Castelldefels can be reached in 15 minutes by car.Hotel Rooms: 74 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centre Esplai Hostel

Address: 08820 | Riu Anoia, 42-54, 08820 El Prat de Llobregat, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > El Prat de Llobregat
Price Range: ₹ 2,036 - ₹ 17,522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Centre Esplai Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 74
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“The hotel is big! If you have been assigned this room, see if you can get anything else, the shower will spread water in the full bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles Montrealeronthemove, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Nice hostel near El Prat Airport for couple night max stay.”
 of 5 bubbles sorli_robert, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Have to bring your own toiletries.Taxi from the airport is 20euro plus 1euro per luggage & taxi going to the airport is around 13-15euro.”
 of 5 bubbles XiaoHaze07, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“ideal for a family of 4 with the 4 bunk beds in each room and loads of space”
 of 5 bubbles peterc781, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The higher floors are supposed to be cooler. We had a room on the 2nd floor, but it was still very hot.”
 of 5 bubbles 997kg, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
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