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Ideal Youth Hostel

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

Rating: 85% from 15 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 88%Staff
  • 89%Security
  • 77%Cleanliness
  • 97%Location
  • 88%Value for money
  • 77%Facilities

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  • good point: location, staff, security, cleanliness bad point; no wifi in the room
    Owner Comment

    Hi Rafael, Thank you so much for giving us your positive feedback about our hostel! About wifi in the room, we don't advertise it because we want to create a friendly atmosphere among single travellers in the common areas. We hope to see you again in our hostel. Best regards from Barcelona.

  • 94%
  • 28 Oct 2014 RAfael Brazil
  • very helpfull stuff,good location
    Owner Comment

    Hello Borut, Thanks a lot for your comment, we really appreciate it! We are very happy to know that you enjoyed the location and our staff. We hope to have you againg here in Barcelona! Best regards.

  • 94%
  • 15 Oct 2014 borut Slovenia
  • I was offered a room in an apartment close to the hostel. The apartment belongs to the hostel and all the people in there were guests. There were 4 rooms with 2 bathrooms for all the guests. There was just a problem with the hot water for a day or two and I had to take some cold showers. Anyway, It was brilliant, right on the Rambla but still very quiet. The room was on the 4th floor without a lift though. It did not matter to me, as I always enjoy burning calories wherever I can! ;-)
    Owner Comment

    Hi Jean-francois, thank you for your stay in Ideal Hostel, we will take in consideration your comment to improve our services. Our reception is open 24H and we always try to satisfy our guests' necessities. We hope to see you soon in Barcelona! Best regards from our staff!

  • 89%
  • 27 Sep 2014 Jean-francois France
  • 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.
    Owner Comment

    Hello Christian, thank you very much for your comment, we will take it in consideration in order to improve our services. Our cleaning staff cleans the rooms, the bathrooms and common areas every single day. Reception offers free service of safe box for guests' valuable things, and we hope next time our staff could solve this little inconvenience with wi-fi. Best wishes from Ideal Youth Hostel.

  • 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.
    Owner Comment

    Hi Romel, Thank you so much for your comment,your rating encourage us to be better every day and offer the best services to our guests. We are very happy to read you enjoyed your staying at IYH! We hope to see you soon here in Barcelona! Best regards from our staff.

  • 91%
  • 16 Mar 2014 Anonymous USA
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