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1 room, 2 adults

Ideal Youth Hostel

2-star2 stars
Carrer de la Unió, 10-12, Barcelona, 08001, Spain

City-center hostel, steps from La Rambla
  • Free WiFi
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Ideal Youth Hostel

  • Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 8 People, Shared Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 4 People, Private Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 6 People, Women Only, Shared Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 6 People, Private Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 4 People, Shared Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 6 People, Shared Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 8 People, Private Bathroom
  • 1 Bed in Shared Dormitory for 10 People, Shared Bathroom
  • Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Ideal Youth Hostel


  • In Ciutat Vella
  • La Rambla - 1 min walk
  • Palau Guell - 2 min walk
  • Boqueria Market - 4 min walk
  • Barcelona Cathedral - 8 min walk
  • Placa de Catalunya - 10 min walk
  • Passeig de Gracia - 11 min walk
  • Picasso Museum - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Barcelona Intl. Airport (BCN) - 16 min drive
  • Plaça de Catalunya Station - 13 min walk
  • Barcelona Franca Station - 16 min walk
  • France Station - 16 min walk
  • Liceu Station - 2 min walk
  • Drassanes Station - 6 min walk
  • Jaume I Station - 8 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 32 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Please note: this property is located in the city's Low Emission Zone; only low-emission vehicles are permitted to enter. Guests with foreign license plates must register their vehicle with the city in advance.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No onsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Billiards or pool table
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Shower only
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe

Ideal Youth Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • Ideal Youth Hostel Barcelona
  • Ideal Youth Barcelona
  • Ideal Youth
  • Ideal Youth Hotel Barcelona
  • Ideal Youth Hostel Barcelona
  • Ideal Youth Hostel Barcelona
  • Ideal Youth Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Ideal Youth Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Barcelona


Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property Registration Number AJ–000397-59

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.72 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.

Deposit: EUR 10.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Ideal Youth Hostel

  • Does Ideal Youth Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Ideal Youth Hostel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is Ideal Youth Hostel currently open?
    This property is closed from March 17 2020 to March 31 2021 (dates subject to change).
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Ideal Youth Hostel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Ideal Youth Hostel?
    Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Ideal Youth Hostel.
  • Are pets allowed at Ideal Youth Hostel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Ideal Youth Hostel?
    You can check in from 2 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Ideal Youth Hostel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include ULTRAMARINOS (3-min walk), Bar Marsella (4-min walk), and Orgànic (4-min walk).

Ideal Youth Hostel

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