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Best Barcelona hostels

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Rocket Hostels Gràcia - Barcelona - Living room
Rocket Hostels Gràcia
8.3 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Fabrizzio's Petit - Barcelona - Bedroom
Fabrizzio's Petit
9 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Pars Teatro Hostel
8 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Hostal Bcn Port
7.8 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Hostel One Paralelo
9.4 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Hostal Liwi
8.5 Very Good
Les Corts$161+
Free Wi-Fi
Meeting Point Hostels
8.7 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Itaca Hostel
8.9 Very Good
Ciutat Vella$69+
Free Wi-Fi

Barcelona hostels near the city centre

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How much is a Barcelona hostel?

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Top tips for finding Barcelona hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for fun Barcelona hostels, book a stay at Kabul Party Hostel. This is one of the best hostels in Barcelona and is popular among young people. It is an absolute party hostel. Aside from having clean and cozy rooms, the establishment has a large common area that takes up an entire floor and comprises a café, a pool table, and internet kiosks that make it easier for guests to interact. For those who would like to explore the nightlife in Barcelona, the hostel organizes pub crawls and nighttime events that ensure you are having the time of your life.
  • For solo travelers looking to meet new people in Barcelona, book a stay at Hostel One Paralelo. Hostel One Paralelo is a party hostel that offers a relaxed social environment that makes it easier for travelers to interact. Despite its energetic nature, the hostel has separate common rooms for working and lounging and a movie room if you would like some screen time. For outgoing guests, the hostel arranges nighttime events and offers free dinner to its guests.
  • If you’re looking for Barcelona hostels best known for their security, book a stay at Hello BCN. This is one of the best social hostels known for its security and its kind and resourceful staff. Upon entry, guests are given electronic wristbands, and the dorms have secure lockers to ensure the safety of their property.
  • If you love art and spaces with modern interior design, book a stay at Yeah Hostel Barcelona. It is a modern hostel with incredible murals and artworks on its walls that has proven to be one of the best Barcelona hostels for art lovers. The hostel has quiet lounge areas and an on-site bar for guests who wish to interact with others. Yeah Hostel organizes pub crawls and walking tours for guests who want to explore the city. The hostel also offers daily communal dinner at a small fee.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Barcelona, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Barcelona in December and March.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Barcelona if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Monday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Barcelona hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Barcelona found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $102, while the most expensive was $102.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Barcelona for 12 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Barcelona

  • What are the best hostels near Barcelona City Centre?

    Barcelona City Centre is a popular area in Barcelona and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Ideal Youth Hostel or St Christopher's Inn, Barcelona - Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Barcelona City Centre.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Barcelona?

    Hostel prices in Barcelona can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Barcelona is $129 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $23 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Barcelona?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Barcelona is $129 compared to $232 for a night in a hotel.

  • Are hostels in Barcelona safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Barcelona. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

Where to find the best hostels in Barcelona?

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