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Ideal Youth Hostel

C/Unio No. 12, Barcelona, Spain, Distance from city centre: 0.9km

Rating: 80% from 12 reviews

  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 83%Staff
  • 85%Security
  • 70%Cleanliness
  • 96%Location
  • 85%Value for money
  • 73%Facilities

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  • Pros: - VERY good location - Inexpensive price - Helpful staff Cons: - Internet & common lounge close from 2AM - 7AM - kind of annoying as I needed to communicate with some family/friends in the US. - Bathrooms were a little dirty towards the middle of the day. - Lockers are provided, though they are worn down and don't really lock.
  • 89%
  • 18 Mar 2014 Christian USA
  • Best youth hostel right next to las Ramblas. Have stayed before and will continue to stay whenever I visit Barcelona.
  • 91%
  • 16 Mar 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Very well situated, very clean, good atmosphere, the staff is very helpful and kind and the value for money is great !
  • 89%
  • 16 Aug 2013 FOURARI Morocco
  • The hostel was not clean. The bathroom was separate from our room and didn't lock, the floor was filthy. The rooms have a balcony which is a plus and the terrace is a great place to meet people at night. You have to use your key card at lease 4 times to get to your room. Fortunately, my room had air conditioning which was on at night but many rooms do not. I only had one outlet in my room. It is in a great location and the staff is nice. Cheap and good to stay at if you don't stay in it all day.
  • 83%
  • 20 Jul 2013 Anonymous USA
  • Fantastic location, but not much else was particularly "ideal". Computers are ancient and on some operating system that won't let you upload photos. Wifi gets turned off at 2 am. AC is only in the lobby so rooms are scorching hot in the summer. Not a bad place, but I would recommend trying a different hostel.
  • 69%
  • 14 Jul 2013 Anonymous Canada
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