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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I chose because it was the cheapest near the airport. I took bus N17 and in 10 min I was already there. The neighbourhood is not the best. Since it was night I had to knock couple of times before the receptionist came to open. I had an individual room for 27 euros. In fact it was a 4-bed one...

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EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Diego, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, we are so happy that you got on well with our transport and facilities. Hopefully you can visit us again next time you are in Barcelona. Kind Regards, Centre Esplai Hostel

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We missed our flight (no fault of our own!) so had to book this hotel around 11:30pm online. They were friendly enough but when we got a taxi from the airport the taxis had a 20Euro minimum fare! (the hostel was a mile away). We got the bus which runs every 25 minutes and got off at the police station...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 21 December 2016

While its an unfriendly and way way way overpriced place, its convenient to the BCN airport, which is the only reason I stayed there. Its really just a university hostel. I booked a single room and was given a room with 6 bunk beds. No proper single or double rooms I was told. A very basic place. Typical of a...

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EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for share your experience in Centre Esplai Hostel. I'm apologize because your expectatives were not that you expected. This is a hostel with bunk beds in all the rooms, and it's how we publicate in all the webs sites. All our room are for 4 people or 6 people, even if you are a single. In that moment...

Javea, Spain
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The worst experience in a hotel ever! OK, it's cheap, but oh my God, better pay a bit more!!Arrived late but could not even get a drink. When i booked i asked if the restaurant was open and they told me yes! Could not even get a sandwich. Also asked for double bed but got no reply on that one...

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EsplaiHostel, Director General at Centre Esplai Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Robert, Thanks for share your experience in Centre Esplai Hostel. I'm apologize because your expectatives were not that you expected. This is a hostel with bunk beds in all the rooms, and it's how we publicate in all the webs sites, so I'm surprise for your request in double room. In reference to the restaurant, it's true it was...

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 27 th October till 1 st November . Looking for a cheap weekend break . Advantage , very close to Airport but defiantly too far out for a City break . Cost € 20 a day at least going in and out on bus , taxi and Metro , wish we had spent more on a more...

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Netanya, Israel
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you need to spend one night between flights or something like that - this place could be a good choice. Pros. Close to the airport. Fast and easy and reachable either by metro or taxi, since located only 2 km from airport. However the price of metro ride (only 2 stations from Terminal 1) is quiet high - 4.50...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I booked for a single room for 2 night in advanced for a very cheap price (less then 25€/night). In real it was a 6 bedded dormitory for a single use with an own bathroom and breakfast inclusive. I cant think a better value in BCN. Its 2 metrostops away from El Prat Airport, but not a walking distance! If...

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Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The place is very well located to El Prat Aeroporto. You can get there in 5 minutes by car or public bus. The stuff is kind and helpful and and speak English well. The breakfast was good as well, a huge hug for thinking of lactose intolerant people, they served nut milk, almond milk beside of the normal things. A...

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This is a youth hostal with bunks four per room. We only stopped overnight for an early flight it was adequate, the building is modern but the wet room showers leak into the corridors. The rooms have a balcony with a view over a central green area. Food & drink is from inexpensive vending machines. The locality is grim with...

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 3 km from Barcelona's El Prat Airport, guests at Centre Esplai Albergue can reach the city centre in 40 minutes by bus and Metro. This hostel features an indoor swimming pool and accommodation with balconies.Set in a striking, colourful building, Centre Esplai Albergue has modern decor. Each air-conditioned room and dorm has Wi-Fi, and overlooks the hostel's grounds. There are either shared or private bathroom facilities.Guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast in the Centre Esplai's restaurant, which is open for lunch and dinner. There is also a lounge area.The Centre Esplai's 24-hour reception can arrange bicycle hire and guided tours of Barcelona and the Llobregat Delta. Garraf Natural Park is less than 20 km from the hostel, while the beaches around Castelldefels can be reached in 15 minutes by car.Hotel Rooms: 74 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centre Esplai Hostel

Address: 08820 | Riu Anoia, 42-54, 08820 El Prat de Llobregat, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > El Prat de Llobregat
Price Range: RM136 - RM793 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Centre Esplai Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 74
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“Our room was a 4 single bunk room.”
 of 5 bubbles Gillchelt, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The hotel is big! If you have been assigned this room, see if you can get anything else, the shower will spread water in the full bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles Montrealeronthemove, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Nice hostel near El Prat Airport for couple night max stay.”
 of 5 bubbles sorli_robert, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Have to bring your own toiletries.Taxi from the airport is 20euro plus 1euro per luggage & taxi going to the airport is around 13-15euro.”
 of 5 bubbles XiaoHaze07, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“ideal for a family of 4 with the 4 bunk beds in each room and loads of space”
 of 5 bubbles peterc781, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
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