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Hostal Fontanella

197 reviews
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Accessible rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Loved this place, great price for central Barcelona. Was a little confused when booking a 'Four person room with shower' as I thought this also included a toilet. This didn't really matter however as the toilet was very close by, kept very clean and it...More

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Response from 239530, Director de Recepción at Hostal FontanellaResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you dear Katie for taking the evaluate and comment on Hostal Fontanella. For us it was lovely to have you and your family as our guest. We are a family hostel and we take good care that everything is clean and cosy. We want...More

Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed for three nights, the Hostal is in a Great location and good value for money. Shared bathroom which was opposite room, our room was lovely and very clean. Small balcony overlooking main road, noisy at times but expected because of central Location. Staff friendly...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very close to Plaza catalunya, and to the rambla. I used a private room and the size was very nice with an acceptable bathroom. They don't have a great attention on the front desk, but we are Spanish speakers and been in Barcelona previously, so...More

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Response from 239530, Director de Recepción at Hostal FontanellaResponded 6 May 2017

Dear Irizo, Thank you for taking the time to evaluate Hostal Fontanella. It was a pleasure for us to have you as a guest. As you comment, we are located right in the center, with many different restaurants around. Within walking distance of Plaza Catalunya,...More

Reviewed 29 September 2016

I booked this hostel for a night in September 2016, as I was flying into the city late in the evening, and wanted somewhere pretty central. This hotel/hostel was the cheapest I could find in the city centre, and it didn't disappoint. It is a...More

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Response from 239530, Director de Recepción at Hostal FontanellaResponded 2 October 2016

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your evaluation. As you mention our location is fantastic! Right in the city centre, close to every attraction Barcelona has to offer, like Las Ramblas, the Gothic quarter, Paseo de Gracia with it´s beautiful stores and of course...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great location, clean room, friendly staff. The rooms aren't sound proof, so some noise from the other guests and the door bell could be heard. Not a big issue for us though. We wouldn't hesitate looking for an available room here next time we visit...More

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Response from 239530, Recepción at Hostal FontanellaResponded 28 September 2016

Dear jbarrit, Thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Hostal Fontanella. As you mention we are located in the downtown area of Barcelona, a few minutes from most of the attractions of the city. The fontanella hostel is a family hostel and...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Price range
US$51 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$51 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (23)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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"For a cup of tea or coffee before bed take a travel kettle,coffee machine in reception for 1 euro a cup is..."
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"The 3-person room (room #1) faced the alley instead of the busy road. Also bathroom in the room."
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"we had room 2 which was really quiet at back of Hostal..."
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"Definitely ask for a room not facing the street!"
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