Hostels - In Barcelona you will find several
types of accomodations, and hostels is not an exception.
This concept was created in Germany, spreading to
the rest of Europe, especially after the year 1932.
Hostels were born to permit cheap accomodation to
Eventhough hostels are no longer only for young travellers,
the Hostels in Barcelona are mainly
occupied by this type of visitor. Hostels offer a
unique experience and environment. It is recommended
for those who are willing to share bedrooms or dorms,
and bathrooms with other people. If you are travelling
with a group this may be convenient because it is
possible to all stay in the same room. If you are
travelling alone, you may not feel comfortable staying
with people you do not know. Nontheless, as said before
it all depends on the experience you are looking for!
Yes, it is possible to get your private room, but
be careful because, depending on what hostel, this
may cost you more than a standard hotel.
In the Hostels of Barcelona you
can normally find a lively, young ambiance. If you
are planning on having a relaxing trip, hostels are
not the best option. If you are looking to meet people
in Barcelona, and live a different experience a hostel
is right for you. Also, keep in mind that some hostels
There are many hostel options in Barcelona. Before
seeking the hostel suitable for you, decide on your
budget and on the type of room you would like. This
last detail will probably depend on the number of
people you are travelling with, if any. Hostel prices,
like hotels, also depend on the season. During high
season, prices tend to rise. Barcelona´s
High Season is from the end of April to the
beginning of September. Nonetheless, on average, hostel
prices in Barcelona start from 15 euros a night.
You can easily book a hostel on the internet. Below
you will find a recommended site where you can find
and make your reservation:
Alberg Juvenil Palau
Palau no. 6 1ero. 1era. Barcelona
The hostel is located in the center of the city, known
as Barri Gotic, near Las Ramblas and all the main
points of interest. From here the guests can discover
the city mostly on foot as the location is so central.
Breakfast is included in the cost, kitchen facilities,
sheets rental, dormitories from 4 to 8 people, heating
in all areas, common room with tv and public phone.
Youth Hostel Barcelona
Carrer San Pau, no. 80 Barcelona
Youth hostel is located in the center of Barcelona.
Totally new with all the facilities that you can think
of. Ideally situated just 10 minutes from the Villa
Olimpica Beach, 5 mins from the MACBA museum, 300
meters from Las Ramblas and Boqueria market, 400 meters
from the Port/Colon.
Plaza Real, no, 17 Barcelona
Kabul Hostel is one of the most popular hostels in
Europe, offering young travellers a great place to
stay whilst visiting Barcelona. It is perfectly located
just off 'Las Ramblas', in one of the most beautiful
squares in Europe, near all the most popular tourist
sites, including of course the beach!
Ripoll no. 21 Barcelona
Itaca is a new hostel located in the heart of Barcelona's
Gothic area, on a quiet street opposite the catedral.
It is just a few minutes walk from the city's most
interesting cultural and architectural sights, and
very close to the beach and the best places to go
out, from traditional 'tapas' bars to the best nightlife.
Paseo de Gracia no. 12 Barcelona
BCN Loft offers unconventional accomodation for groups
and young travellers in private converted appartments.
They are located in the heart of Barcelona just a
few minutes away from Plaza Catalunya, the Ramblas,
Gothic Quarter and Plaza Real, the beach and the Barcelona
C/Vigatans no. 5 Barcelona
Gothic Point is a lively hostel in the very centre
of the city. They are located just 150 meters from
the Picasso Museum. Only 2 minutes walking to Las
Home Guest House
C/ de Hedilla no. 58 Barcelona
Home Guest House is a natural and peaceful space in
Barcelona. Located in the district of Horta, 5 minutes
walk from 'Valldaura' metro station - Green line,
L3. You will find a warm atmosphere in a big old house
built at the turn of the 20th century.