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HelloBCN Hostel

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Free Parking
1.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even though we arrived here kind of off-season and there was not too much going on, the hostel itself was exactly the clean and easy to handle space we needed and the staff was quick to give helpful tipps about Barcelona!

Thank Pascal S
Response from HelloBCN Hostel B, Manager at HelloBCN HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

We're delighted that you enjoyed our relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff! We hope to see you again, maybe out of low season!

Reviewed 1 December 2017

Located a stone throw away from the center of Barcelona this new roomy yet personal place has plenty of daily/nightly activities to offer, it's fully equipped with plenty of common areas. A friendly and social feel suitable for guests of all tastes. But most of...More

Thank DriftersGuide
Response from HelloBCN Hostel B, Manager at HelloBCN HostelResponded 4 December 2017

Thanks for the great feedback! It pleases us to know that our guests have really enjoyed thier stay with us! Happy travels!

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My female friend and I were staying at HelloBCN for the weekend and chose to stay in a 6 person co-ed room. At some point in the night, around 4am, I woke up from my sleep to one of the random males had his exposed...More

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Response from HelloBCN Hostel B, Manager at HelloBCN HostelResponded 20 November 2017

It is great regret that I read your comments on tripadvisor. Your intention to falsely damage our reputation has been achieved with a one-star rating to bring our valuation down. We are disgusted with the behaviour of the one drunken guest that tainted your stay...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I went there for my first hostel travelling alone and I met so many friends! The atmosphere and ambiance are incredible! The staff is also really nice and helpful. I would recommend that place no matter what. They have a good decent breakfast, good service,...More

Thank Pascale D
Response from HelloBCN Hostel B, Manager at HelloBCN HostelResponded 11 October 2017

It makes us truely happy to know that you enjoyed yourself so much! Thank you for sharing!

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Seems like these guys own a hostel, buy never live in it... Small rooms for this num of beds, no ventilation, so in the night it's like a sauna (there is a conditioner, but i'm talking not about temperature, but air quality) – only one...More

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Response from HelloBCN Hostel B, Manager at HelloBCN HostelResponded 9 October 2017

We are disappointed that you found our hostel ‘extremely basic’. HelloBCN is a youth Hostel with a focus on the interchange of cultures and experiences. The design of our rooms is basic, with the idea to encourage interaction in our communal areas. Our rooms are...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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US$17 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nearby
Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
...More
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Ashlea1996
13 July 2017|
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Response from HelloBCN Hostel B | Property representative |
Hi Ashlea1996, if you have any issues with payments please direct them directly to the hostel, including the relevant details (eg reservation number and name) so they may be sorted as quickly as possible. HelloBCN hostel... More
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Darika P
26 May 2017|
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Response from Raduz D | Reviewed this property |
si. el hotel tiene aire acondicionado.
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Clareandbetty
12 March 2017|
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Response from HelloBCN Hostel B | Property representative |
Where a person under the age of 18 is traveling alone, or with another person under 18 years of age, the hostel will require a document signed by a parent or legal representative acknowledging and authorising their stay in... More
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"I was on floor 6, the highest one, and wifi was a little spotty but other than that the rooms were great!"
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"Great Place, Wonderful Staff"
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"level 3 was quiet"
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"If possible, ask for a room not on the first floor above the common area. Sometimes loud at night."
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