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We have stayed in superior double room, had a little balcony. Under our room was quiet loud street, but that did't bother us, you can sleep normally. We had shared bathroom, very clean, always when I needed to go it was free. Location is superior,...More
Hostal Balmes Centro is very basic hostel in Barcelona.
Pros: central location, free coffee in the morning, bathroom in the room..
Cons: basic small room, uncomfortable bed, overpriced.
We expected it to be better.
I spent in this hostel 3 nights - with my son. The hostel is very good situated - near of the metro station. And we had very good (cheap) conection to the airport - by train. We could walk without problem to the centre too....More
The location of the propriety is good - about 10 minute walk to Plaza Cataluna; 20-30 minutes to Sagrada Familia.
We had a room with a private bathroom. The hostal is for a budget stay so the room was small. But it was clean and...More
Good place to stay if you want to see walk around Barcelona. They have free tea coffee, which was good. The room is very big and you feel like you are living in Barcelona. You can see backyard where people have their washing out for...More
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.