Ideal Youth Hostel

Calle Unio 12, Barcelona, Spain, Distance from city centre: 0.9km

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Rating: 72%from 8 reviews

  • 62%Atmosphere
  • 75%Staff
  • 82%Security
  • 57%Cleanliness
  • 100%Location
  • 67%Value for money
  • 65%Facilities
Registratio Number AJ – 000397- 59
ABOUT
Ideal Youth Hostel opened in the year 2000. The traditional facade's appearance has been maintained, while inside we focus on industrial and minimal look with a color touch, also including silver concrete and soft lights.

In the nearby you can discover Barrio Gótico. You can also walk along Las Ramblas to get to the old harbor and the port along La Barceloneta. We are located in the heart of the city and there are plenty activities to enjoy!

We provide our guests with everything they need to have a great experience visiting the city. Our services include linen, self-service launderette, internet access, vending machines, kitchen area with fridge microwaves and kettle, an accommodated rooftop and another useful and nice spots to enjoy and relax!

Please read our conditions below to ensure you have a pleasant stay at our hostel and if you still have any doubts, do not hesitate to contact reception.

Please note: Not included in the price 0.72 eur city tax per person per night Max 7 nights, olders than 16 years old.


ROOMS
We offer beds in mixed or private room with locker. Shared toilets inside or outside the rooms (depends on room-type).
Our rooms are offered for 2, 4, 6, 8 and maximum 10 people. All of them are equipped with air conditioner/ ceiling fan, heating, linen. Some of them have their own balcony.
Price per bed. 10% VAT included in price. 0.72% TAX person/ night not included in price.

COMMON AREAS
Ideal Youth Hostel offers a common lounge where you can relax and have the opportunity to meet new people from all around the world and make friends! There are private rooms free of charge for groups. In our kitchen area we have fridge, kettle and microwaves for our guests’ common use too. In the main floor you can find a billiard and also table soccer, also vending machines. We have a rooftop to enjoy anytime of the day till 10pm. Here you'll find our self-service launderette too for anytime you need to wash your clothes.

CONDITIONS
· Check-in: from 14.00 / Check-out: 11.00
· You're welcome to store your luggage with us after check-out until 16.00
· There is 24hr access to the hostel; no curfew or night-time lockout
· Now you can pay with CREDIT CARD IN OUR HOSTEL
· Please remember to bring your own padlock

CANCELLATION POLICY
We have 48h cancellation policy.
During the last 48h prior arrival cancellations and no-shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first night's accommodation.
Cancellations must be made in writing form directly to the hostel.

Not included in the price 0.72 eur city tax per person per night Max 7 nights older than 16

Please note :
Not included in the price 0.72 eur city tax per person per night Max 7 nights, olders than 16 years old.

There is 24hr access to the hostel.

There's no wifi in the rooms, only in the common area downstairs (and also PC´s), both free use.

Check-in: 14.00h/Check-out: 11.00h
There is no curfew or night-time lockout.

Payment is due upon arrival in cash only.

We have a 48hr cancellation policy.

During the last 48h prior arrival cancellations and no-shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first night's accommodation.

Cancellations must be made in writing form only directly to the hostel.

You are welcome to store your luggage with us after check-out.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • ATM
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes included
  • Taxes not included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 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.

CONDITIONS
Our check-in schedule starts at 2PM till night. There is 24hr access to the hostel; no curfew or night-time lockout (:

Whenever your day to leave our hostel comes, remember out check-out is at 11AM!

You're welcome to store your luggage with us after check-out until 16.00

Please remember to bring your own padlock and also towel and soap, just in case you'll need it!

You can pay with credit card now, so don't be afraid if you bring no cash in your wallet!

Please note: Not included in the price 0.72 eur city tax per person per night Max 7 nights, olders than 16 years old.
Our check-in schedule starts at 2PM till night. There is 24hr access to the hostel; no curfew or night-time lockout (:
Whenever your day to leave our hostel comes, remember out check-out is at 11AM!
You're welcome to store your luggage with us after check-out until 16.00
Please remember to bring your own padlock and also towel and soap, just in case you'll need it!
You can pay with credit card now, so don't be afraid if you bring no cash in your wallet!

We always remind our guests we have 48h cancellation policy.
This means, during the last 48h prior arrival cancellation and no-shows shall be charged with the first accommodation night's price.
Our cancellation procedure is simple: contact us via e-mail or by phone!


THINGS YOU SURE WILL FIND IF YOU CHOOSE US
Safety! Our hostel is provided with a CCTV system, and our security system includes personal key-cards for our guests
You'll be able to enjoy our chilling and comfortable common areas, such as our great terrace filled with sofas and plants, the perfect spot to relax and spend some time!
There won't be any trouble if you are travelling alone, it's really easy to make new friends, many joyful and international youth come to stay by us :D
Anytime you need to use internet or a computer, remember we have three funcitonal PCs which you can use and there is also free wifi service at the man floor!

Our check-in schedule starts at 2PM till night. There is 24hr access to the hostel; no curfew or night-time lockout (:
Whenever your day to leave our hostel comes, remember out check-out is at 11AM!
You're welcome to store your luggage with us after check-out until 16.00
Please remember to bring your own padlock and also towel and soap, just in case you'll need it!
You can pay with credit card now, so don't be afraid if you bring no cash in your wallet!


If you forget anything at home, don't panic! You'll find some useful stuff for rental at the recepcion as:
Multi socket plug
Towels
Iron
Adaptors
Hair drier

Directions
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BCN Airport
Take the Aerobus towards Plaça Catalunya.
Take the metro here (Line 3/ green – Zona Universitaria direction) and get off only one stop away at Liceu.
On Las Ramblas walk down the street and look for Teatro de Liceo, in front of McDonal’s, you’ll find us just around the corner at C/ Unio n10!

Girona Airport
Take the shuttle bus service to Barcelona North Bus Station. From here you’ll get easy to Arc de Triomf walking. Take the metro here (Line 1/ red – Hospital de Bellvitge direction).
Change at Catalunya to line 3 (green) towards Zona Universitaria. You’ll be one stop far from Liceu, where you should get off the metro and find us by C/Unio n10, around the corner of Teatro de Liceo.

Train RENFE
Take the C1 local train towards Plaça Catalunya. It runs every 30 minutes. Get off the train at Plaça Catalunya and take the metro here (Line 3/ green – Zona Universitaria direction). Get off at Liceu. Walk a bit down Las Ramblas and find us at C/Unio n10, just around the corner of Teatro de Liceo.

Sants Train Station
Take the metro (Line 3/ green – Canyelles direction) and get off at Liceu stop. Walk a bit down Las Ramblas and find us at C/Unio n10, just around the corner of Teatro de Liceo.

Located Near

We're located next to the Opera House in Raval, one of our most cultural, underground and touristic neighbourhoods! Less than 10 minutes to get to Plaza Catalunya or the beach!
The nearest metro stop is Liceu only 1 minute from our hostel, at Las Ramblas, where you can also find our Ideal Restaurant.
If you'd like to discover some more in the city it's very easy to get around with public transport if you wish to visit other areas in the city!

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