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Toulouse, France
Reviewed 16 July 2014

We arrived around 19h00, No name on the porch door. We had to wait for some travelers to come in and open the door for us. We were requested to pay immediately in cash which I did and then were shown not a bedroom but a closet with no windows ! When I complained and refused the room we were...

1Thank Marie M
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 July 2014

1) No fans in the room, got them replaced two times, still did not work. Had to run around each time, no staff available to do the work. Oh, I forgot, there is no customer service. 2) Looks very much like an illegal hostel. Name of hostel not mentioned anywhere on the property. Ample 24 is a property with no...

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Helpful staff, cheap and cheerful, small kitchen fine for quick meals with big fridge and hot plates No plug in the bath but showers worked well. Towels provided and sheets clean Very central for places to eat and to walk into town and lots of the sights. Metro easy. Can walk anywhere Not sure that single women would feel ok...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 May 2013

I would never recommend this place to anyone. It felt like we were staying in a CRACK HOUSE! Worst place ever! My brother and I arrived around 1230am at the hostel. This hostel is on a sketchy street. People are standing outside and staring at you as walk down the street and as you wait outside the address of this...

3Thank mich805
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 24 April 2013

This hostel was wonderful! The accomodations were perfect and we were close to the majority of what we wanted to see. The nightlife in the gothic quarter is superb and the architecture is outstanding! Very close to the underground if you want to get somewhere farther! :)

1Thank Laura D
Widnes, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We stayed here from the 17th-24th September. When we arrived we had a txt from Andres to let us know how to check in, it took a little while to figure out who was going to sort things out for us but in the end the girl in the Barcelona4Fun room just next door sorted us out. Very friendly, gave...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 September 2012

My experience at Blue hostel was pleasant but not fantastic. The location was prefect, it was only a short walk to Las Rambles & there were plenty of great little restaurants along the street that were open late & the overall proximity to things in Barca was fantastic! There are a few downsides which I am not going to shy...

1Thank Maddi A
Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 21 June 2012

Blue Hostel is a very well-run guest house in one of the best locations in Barcelona. Unlike a traditional hostel, it is truly a guesthouse with a shared kitchen and living area where you can congregate and meet other travelers in a more intimate setting. The entrance to the 150 year old structure is quite grand, if the flat does...

2Thank wm23
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2012

I stayed at this hotel for one night with some friends. The hostel is in a great location- in the Gothic area and within walking distance to bars, shops, restaurants, the beach and the metro. The entrance to the hostel is amazing with a grand staircase. The rooms are simple and clean and there are two shared bathrooms (both very...

3Thank aa_onthego
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Blue Hostel is very centrally located, about five min walk from Drassanes metro station at port end of Las Ramblas in the absolutely gorgeous Gothis part of Barce. While reception is not always manned, Andres kept in contact with us on his day off and met us at the required time to prov access, alloc room & local knowledge. We...

1Thank Spagetti61

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Staying in Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a brand new hostel with a different concept, small but with big and comfortable rooms. You will absolutely feel at home because it’s really quiet and silent.The building is a modernist palace situated in the centric “Gótico” district and the best thing of all, it’s only two blocks from the famous “Rambla”. Blue is in the very center of the 'Movida'...that is mean.. in the center of Nigthlife spot.Close to the hostal (5 minute-walk) you can find the best turistic attractions of town like the “Plaza Real”, Museums, the cathedral of Barcelona. The beach, “Arc Del Triumph' and the “Liceu” theatre you can find them within 15 minutes. As well as the Picasso museum, “Port Vell” and the Colon promenade. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Hostel Barcelona

Address: Calle Ample 24, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
Price Range: RM196 - RM358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“do not stay here, avoid at all costs.”
  • twin room
  • drop from room window
 of 5 bubbles daniellebZ6111DG, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose another place to stay”
 of 5 bubbles Tobiasss2016, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Please make sure you ask for a bedroom with a bedroom or you might end up in a closet ! I would not recommend this hotel to anyone<”
 of 5 bubbles K2931ZOmariem, 15 Jul 2014 | Read review
“I suggest don't stay even if you get the rooms for free :-)”
 of 5 bubbles A_D_S_G_1, 5 Jul 2014 | Read review
“One room has street view. Others face courtyard with little natural light but there is a communal room where you can sit and et or read It's quiet not a party place”
 of 5 bubbles Carboot2011, 7 May 2013 | Read review
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