HelloBCN Hostel

Lafont, 8-10, Barcelona, Spain, Distance from city centre: 1.6km
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Rating: 90%from 7 reviews

  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 91%Staff
  • 94%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 88%Location
  • 91%Value for money
  • 88%Facilities
Registration Number AJ 000512
Hello BCN Hostel is located only 10 mins walk from Las Ramblas and only 2 mins walk to the metro/ bus stop, offering easy access to all tourist attractions and the beach!
At our hostel, you will enjoy large security lockers, breakfast, sheets, internet, and use of the guest kitchen - you do not have to worry about 'hidden extras' when you arrive! We also have bicyles available for hire.
We invite you to start your night and meet other travel companions in our bar, which is open from 19:00!
Hostel policies
*If you are arriving after 17:00, you need to confirm your arrival time 24 hours before your arrival date.
*A 10 euro key deposit (per person) must be paid in cash on check-in. This key gives you access to the hostel, your room and your personal locker which is large enough to fit a large backpack.
*Credit cards - we accept Visa and Mastercard only.
*Cancellations or changes to your reservation must be made by email by midday of the day preceeding your arrival date to avoid penalty charges.

At HelloBCN Hostel we all want to have a good time and that requires that we all live by one basic rule and that is of MUTUAL RESPECT between guests, staff and our neighbours.

With this in mind, we are looking forward to welcoming you to our home away from home!
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Age Restriction
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Board Games
  • Free Breakfast
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Taxes not included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check-in is from 2pm · Check-out is before 11am

All nights of accommodation are to be PAID FOR ON ARRIVAL.

Guests with CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 16 must book private accommodation.

Guests cannot share one dorm bed.

A 10 Euro per person KEY DEPOSIT is due in cash upon arrival. We accept Visa or Mastercard. We do not accept American Express. A small charge for Credit Card payments may apply.

There is a TOURIST TAX of 0,72 euros per person per night. This tax is not included in the price. Guests under 16 years of age are not subject to this tax.

Hostel Management and Staff RESERVE THE RIGHT to refuse accommodation or cancel reservations if standards of behaviour are not met, in such cases no refunds will be made.

We make every effort to accommodate you in the DORMITORY SIZE of your choice however, due to the nature of our business we may have to place you in a different-sized dormitory. As a result, the balance to be paid upon arrival can be slightly different to what is stated on your confirmation. Such changes will be advised by email prior to your arrival.

LATE CHECK-OUTS (without prior agreement) may incur a late check-out fee.

NO SHOWS will be charged the first night plus a 1 euro credit card fee. The remaining reservation will be cancelled.

We have a 24hr CANCELLATION POLICY. Cancellations must be made via email before 12 noon the day before the scheduled arrival date. We'll confirm your cancellation or change via return email.

Reservations of 10 people or more are considered group reservations and are subject to special terms and conditions.

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The hostel address is Lafont Street, number 8 - 10, 08004 Barcelona. We're ideally located behind the popular Apolo Theatre/Sala Apolo.

Below you will find simple instructions on how to find us from the closest metro stop. Then all you will need to know is how to get to Parel•lel metro station from the airport/train station /bus station!

Barcelona Travel Tips: It is more economical to buy a 'T10' (10 trip pass) which is valid for 10 trips on all of Barcelona´s public transport system. It can be used by more than one person.

From Paral.lel Metro station it’s a 2 minute walk to the hostel: Exit the metro following the signs for Nou de la Rambla and look for the Apolo Theatre. Walk behind the Apolo Theatre along the street Nou de la Rambla for one block until you reach the street Vila I Vila. Turn left and immediately right again into Lafont street. The hostel is at number 8 - 10.

From Barcelona airport (El Prat) - please note that Barcelona Airport now has 2 terminals.

From Terminal One:
...By Bus to Parel•Lel Metro Station:
When exiting the arrivals area walk straight ahead and descend the ramp to your left. All the buses leave from here.You can either take the airport express bus (Aerobus) which goes direct to Plaza Espanya or alternatively you can take the 46 Bus which also goes to Plaza Espanya but has various stops along the way. This is also where the T1-T2 Aerobus leaves from. Get off the bus at Plaza Espanya. Take the underground metro line 3 (green) in the direction Trinitat Nova and get off in Paral•lel.

From Terminal Two:
...By Train (To Parel•Lel Metro Station):
Take the airport train to Sants station. Trains run every 30 minutes from 5.42am to 11.38pm (journey time - 30 minutes). You can purchase a T10 (10 trip pass) for at the train station which can be used for the train, metro and buses. Or you can buy a one-way ticket.
At Sants, change to metro line 3 (green) in the direction Trinitat Nova and get off in Paral•lel.

...By Bus (To Parel•Lel Metro Station):
You can take the Aerobus from just outside the arrivals terminal which goes direct to Plaza Espanya or alternatively you can take the 46 Bus which also goes to Plaza Espanya but has various stops along the way. Get off the bus at Plaza Espanya. Take the underground metro line 3 (green) in the direction Trinitat Nova and get off in Paral•lel.

From the main bus station - Nord Station:
(NB. some buses come into Sants - the main train station. See below for directions from Sants)
Take metro line 1 (red), to Universidad. Change to line 2 (purple) going in the direction of Paral•lel and get off in the last station (Paral•lel).

From the main train station - Sants Station:
Walk through to the metro station and take line 3 (green) going in the direction of Trinitat Nova and get off in Paral•lel.

From France Station (Franca): Exit the station and cross the road to take bus number H14, direction Parel•lel. Get off at the last stop - look out for the Apolo Theatre. Follow instructions from metro stop above.

From the Port: Take bus number 20 at the World Trade Centre in the Moll of Barcelona. It's just two stops. Look out for the Apolo Theatre. Follow instructions from metro stop above.

Located Near

We are ideally located between La Rambla and Montjuic, just behind the Apolo Theatre on Av Parallel (metro stop Parallel). We're just a hop, skip and a jump to Montjuic, the site of the 92 Olympics, and a Leisurely walk (or short bus ride for those of you who just want to take it easy) to the beach!

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