Welcome to Itaca, Barcelona’s biggest little hostel, situated on a quiet street just off Cathedral Square it is in the perfect location to be your oasis in the centre of this vibrant city. Stay with us while you’re in Barcelona and be dancing distance from the best this city has to offer, including live music, art galleries, nightclubs, traditional restaurants and the beach!
We’ve worked hard to create a tranquil environment inside the hostel so that you have a quiet space to retreat to when you need a rest. Our staff will always be happy to swap stories, give recommendations and on thursday evening make free sangria that you’re invited to indulge in.
We’re a diverse family here at the Itaca and it’s not uncommon to see previous guests who have now moved into the city come back to the hostel to say hi.
Itaca has nicely designed common areas. The rooms are also spacious, comfortable, well equipped, well lit by natural light and stylish
If you want to find out a little more about Barcelona and its history, we have a free walking tours everyday. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people and find those hidden gems in the backstreets of our lovely city.
So come join our Itaca family on your trip and find out for yourself what makes this place so special.
“...As you set out for Itaca
hope the voyage is a long one,
full of adventure, full of discovery...”
we have dorm beds,double room, triple room and apartments for 4 o 5 people
"we don't accept groups bigger than 6 poeple"
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Book Exchange
- Ceiling Fan
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Steam Room
- Taxes not included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
Cancellation PolicyThis 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 InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
BREAKFAST WON'T BE INCLUDED FROM 1ST NOVEMBER 2015
Barcelona City Taxes not included (0.72 Eur per person/day)
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
If you come to to Itaca from:
Aeroport de Barcelona - Itaca Hostel Barcelona
Take the "Aerobus" from Terminal and get off at "Plaza Catalonia" (last stop) It leaves every 15 minutes and takes 1 half an hour to reach the centre. Walk down a wide pedestrian street called "Portal de l'Angel" towards the Cathedral, Turn left onto Duran i Bas Street, follow the street to the end, turn (right onto Ripoll Street) walk 50 metres and you'll see us on the right.
Girona Airport (Ryanair) – Itaca Hostel Barcelona
Catch the "Barcelona Bus" from the terminal (It takes an hour) and get off at "North Station". You can follow the map (walking to Itaca 15-20 it takes 15 minutes) or take the metro from "Arc de Triomf" (L1) and get off at “Urquinaona” (L1) Exit via Laietana (1 stop), cross Via Laietana, go down the street, Turn right onto Calle Magdalena, walk 200 m and the street changes name to Calle Ripoll, Find us on the right.
Train station "Sants" – Itaca Hostel Barcelona
Take the subway from the station (L3) and get off at "Liceu" (L3), walk up the Ramblas until you come to a street on your right called Portaferrissa 1 follow it to the end and you come into the Cathedral Square., Facing the Cathedral is The Hotel Colon, go behind it , turn (right onto Ripoll Street) you'll see Itaca.
We are in the middle of the old quarter of the city: Romanesque and Gothic. Next to the Cathedral.
You can immerse yourself walking everywhere, walk through the narrow streets and squares and terraces for a drink ... without the need to take public transportation to save money and time.