Hostal Balmes Centro - Barcelona

Calle Balmes 83, 08008 Barcelona -, Barcelona, Spain, 08008  show map
 2 stars
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Hostal Balmes Centro - Barcelona

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 25 per day

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Adults only

Gay friendly

Overview

Hostal Balmes Centro is a 2-star venue set just 1.7 km from Grand Theater of Liceu, Columbus Monument and Augustus Temple.

The hotel is nestled in the center of Barcelona, steps away from Passeig de Gràcia train station. The distance between Barcelona city center and the property is 1 km.

Within a 10-minute walk guests will find Universitat subway station. El Prat De Llobregat airport can be reached by car.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of comfortable rooms including standard dormitory room, shared bathroom triple room and standard shared bathroom twin room with such comforts as individual climate control, an individual safe, ironing facilities, a mini bar and a heating system. Some rooms have the garden view. For more comfort a bathtub, a hairdryer and a bidet are provided.

Eat & Drink

The traditional bar serves a selection of tea and coffee. Guests can wine and dine at Cerveceria Catalana and Bar Nanit, located in the neighborhood.

Services

There are bicycle and car rental services on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 25 per day.

Number of rooms:   25.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Gay friendly
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Living room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  11.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Calle Balmes 83, 08008 Barcelona -, Barcelona, Spain, 08008

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City Center
  • Barcelona
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • FGC - Provença
    1000 ft
  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
    1400 ft
Underground stations
  • Diagonal
    2000 ft
  • Universitat
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Cerveceria Catalana (cuisine: Spanish)
    500 ft
  • Rio Azul (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    3900 ft
  • La Playa de Sitges
    1.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11.30 am
  • Number of rooms:
    25
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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 140 sq. feet
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Standard|Double Room

Room facilities
    Hostal Balmes Centro photos Room
    Standard Shared Bathroom Twin Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 140 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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    Shared Facility|Double room STANDARD ROOM BLIND - SHARED FACILITIES - NOT REFUNDABLE

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      Hostal Balmes Centro photos Room
      Shared Bathroom Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
      Size: 240 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Shared Facility|Triple with Shared Bathroom

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        Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 240 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
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        Standard|TRIPLE STANDARD

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          Standard Dormitory Room
          Bed type: Beds in shared room
          Size: 140 sq. feet
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          Double room

          Room facilities
            Standard Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
            Size: 325 sq. feet
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            Standard|QUADRUPLE STANDARD

            Hostal Balmes Centro photos Room
            Shared Bathroom Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds
            Size: 325 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            Shared Facility|Quadruple with Shared Bathroom

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              Superior Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed
              Size: 195 sq. feet
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              • Air conditioning
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              Superior|Double room SUPERIOR ROOM BLIND - NON REFUNDABLE

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                Superior Shared Bathroom Room
                Bed type: Double bed
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                • Private bathroom
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                Standard|DOUBLE SUPERIOR-SHARED BATHROOM

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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Hostal Balmes Centro - Barcelona Barcelona location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Calle Balmes 83, 08008 Barcelona -, Barcelona, Spain, 08008

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Barcelona
                    3000 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • FGC - Provença
                    1000 ft
                  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
                    1400 ft
                  Underground stations
                  • Diagonal
                    2000 ft
                  • Universitat
                    2300 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Cerveceria Catalana (cuisine: Spanish)
                    500 ft
                  • Rio Azul (cuisine: Chinese)
                    100 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Museu del rei de la Magia
                    3900 ft
                  • La Playa de Sitges
                    1.3 mi
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  1 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11.30 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    25
                  Travel Guide:
                  Barcelona Travel Guide
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                  Hostal Balmes Centro Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Casa Milà - 1000 ft
                  • Casa Batlló - 1400 ft

                  Places of interest

                  • Adoracion Nocturna Femenina - 1000 ft
                  • Casa Batllo - 1400 ft
                  • Casa Ametller - 1400 ft
                  • Next Level - 2000 ft

                  Train stations

                  • FGC - Provença - 700 ft
                  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station - 1000 ft
                  • Passeig de Gràcia Train Station - 1000 ft

                  Convention centers

                  • Centro Cultural la Pedrera - 1400 ft
                  • Casa del Tibet - 1400 ft
                  • Casa Asia - 2000 ft

                  Amusement

                  • Bunker Store - 700 ft
                  • Billar Club Barcelona - 1700 ft

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  • La Pedrera - 1400 ft
                  • La Pedrera Casa Mila - 1700 ft

                  Museums

                  • The Fundació Antoni Tàpies - 700 ft

                  Parks

                  • Institucion Teresiana - 400 ft

                  Underground stations

                  • Diagonal - 1700 ft
                  • Universitat - 2000 ft

                  Local attractions

                  • Basilica of the Sagrada Familia - 1.1 mi
                    Sardenya Street, Barcelona
                  • Gothic Quarter - 1.0 mi
                    between Las Ramblas & Via Laiteana, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona
                  • Frederic Mares Museum - 5100 ft
                    Placa de Sant lu 5-6, Barri Gotic, Barcelona
                  • Museu Del Calcat - 5000 ft
                    Pl. de Sant Felip Neri, Barcelona
                  • Casa Bruno Quadros - 5100 ft
                    La Rambla 82, Barcelona

                  Near the hotel

                  • Casa Batllo - 1400 ft
                    Passeig de Gracia, 43, Barcelona
                  • Passeig de Gracia - 1400 ft
                    Passeig de Gracia, Eixample, Barcelona
                  • Casa Lleo Morera - 1200 ft
                    Passeig de Gracia, 35, Barcelona
                  • Casa Amatller - 1400 ft
                    Passeig de Gracia, 41, Barcelona
                  • Tapies Foundation - 1000 ft
                    Arago, 255, Barcelona
                  • La Pedrera - Mila House - 1500 ft
                    Carrer de Provenca 261 - 265, Barcelona
                  • Museu del Modernisme Catala - 1300 ft
                    C/ Balmes 48, Barcelona

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Cerveceria Catalana - 500 ft

                    Address: C/ Mallorca, 236
                    Phone: +34 932 160 368

                    70% likes this, based on 2559 reviews
                    Cuisine: Spanish
                    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

                  • Cornelia and Co. - 300 ft

                    Address: Valencia, 225
                    Phone: 93 272 39 56

                    63% likes this, based on 163 reviews
                    Cuisine: Mediterranean

                  • Dolso - 300 ft

                    Address: Valencia 227

                  • Rio Azul - 100 ft

                    Address: Balmes, 92
                    Phone: +34 932159333

                    72% likes this, based on 29 reviews
                    Cuisine: Chinese

                  • Toto - 300 ft

                    Address: Carrer de Valencia 246
                    Phone: +34 934 67 67 29

                    64% likes this, based on 169 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  1 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11.30 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    25
                  Travel Guide:
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                  Hostal Balmes Centro Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hostal Balmes Centro

                  Average guest rating

                  6.0out of 10
                  Good
                  Based on 217 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Single
                    5.8

                    The room was very spacious, the location was a 15-20 minutes walk to Sagrada Familia. The location was also close to a metro station, however, it was not as close to the shopping areas as I would like it to be. (10-15 minutes walk)

                    Rooms could be cleaner!

                  • Family with children
                    7.0

                    It is located central with some interesting places in the walking distance

                    It is too noisy, it does not have basics such as kettle, even towels you will have to ask, and you have shared bathrooms as well.

                  • Family with children
                    5.8

                    Close to downtown, subway and beach.

                    The beds were noisy and not really comfortable.

                  • Couple
                    4.2

                    The location was very good,close to metro and La Rambla street,alsoa lot of restaurant around,snack bars,etc. 24 hours reception,even if the night staff don't speek english at all.

                    Our double room was very dark,just interior window,what was not in the description of the room.i hate that kind of windows,so after my complainig,they change our room,but for charge, of course.the new room was with french big window with balcony,but on the very,very,very noisy street,so we didn't open it too much.the badrooms were two,one ok,but second not very clean and very dark also.reception was very poor,no info,no buletins,not very good english.they have any shareroom or living room,or kitchen or something like that over there.

                  • Couple
                    5.4

                    the conservetion of the rooms

                  • Couple
                    7.0

                    Very good location you can easy get access to any part of the city, also close to the metro station. Fast wi-fi connection at room. Quiet at night.

                    The building and the room is a bit old and facilities are very basic. Not very clean but acceptable considered with the price.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    Good location, helpful staff on reception.

                    It was basic - hard bed by our standards and shower was hand held rather than attached to wall.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.8

                    Good location, only 10 min to the nearest metro station on foot. Cheap price and nice receptionist.

                    Except the toilet and bathroom is shared with others. Sometimes you need to wait. A little noisy because it's by located by the street.

                  • Single
                    5.0

                    The staffs were quite nice and friendly.

                    Seriously, I don't quite like this hostel. The light in the room is poor and the roof is so high which gives me a feeling of pressure. The beds and wardrobe are pretty old and the floor is old too and kinda not that clean. I've been to several hotels and hostels in Barcelona, Madrid, Sevilla and Jerez. I don't find this one worth the money I spent.

                  • Couple
                    7.4

                    It's in a great location, next to a bus stop which has several buses go to city center and beachside. And u can walk to those areas as well.

                  • Couple
                    10.0

                    Close to center

                    A little noisy... but cannot really complain.

                  • Group of friends
                    5.8

                    The girl in the reception she is very nice and friendly. The hostel is an old building but the location is good of course theres is many hostels around but for the prince that i paid for this one is fair enough.

                    I do not like the bedding. seemed that there was not been cleaned and found several hairs on top of the bed and under the blanket.In one day in the morning had no hot water to take a bath ..

                  • Couple
                    4.6

                    - Staff shows up immediately when I was very tired and reached Hostal at 2 am in morning. - location is somewhat good, 5-10 minutes walk from hostal to Metro Passeig de Gracia. - the AC is working, dear lord!

                    - On Booked.net, it writes clearly that this hostal --- do ---- takes cards to shoot the bill. Butttttttt! It only takes cash!!!!!!!!! Are u kidding me?? Even I show the booking paper to staff of Hostal, they said they only take cash! I am pissed off!! It is totally ok to pay by cash, it is fine, but if one hotel is not willing to take cards, just say it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In advance. - third floor rest room, one floor above reception, the shower water is cold! nice! the water devours your feet when you wet your face.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.4

                    As I read some of the reviews of previous guests I feared what I would find there, but it was quite ok. The room was tidy and fairly clean. It was an old building with old floors and walls, so it looks as it is not clean but the beds are clean and tolietes as well. I think it is a fair balance between price, comfort and position of the hotel (near P. da Gracia).

                  • Couple
                    7.4

                    The location is great. There was everything needed in the room including a fridge!!!!.

                    The room looked really gloomy and too simple. A couple of simple pictures on the walls would do the room a lot of good

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Hostal Balmes Centro - Barcelona Barcelona location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Calle Balmes 83, 08008 Barcelona -, Barcelona, Spain, 08008

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Barcelona
                    3000 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • FGC - Provença
                    1000 ft
                  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
                    1400 ft
                  Underground stations
                  • Diagonal
                    2000 ft
                  • Universitat
                    2300 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Cerveceria Catalana (cuisine: Spanish)
                    500 ft
                  • Rio Azul (cuisine: Chinese)
                    100 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Museu del rei de la Magia
                    3900 ft
                  • La Playa de Sitges
                    1.3 mi
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  1 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11.30 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    25
                  Travel Guide:
                  Barcelona Travel Guide
                  Read now