With so much to see and do in this wonderful Spanish city, you’re going to need to consider which hostels are right for you. The stunning Gaudi architecture, the tree-lined boulevards and the fabulous bars and cafes mean you’ll need a comfortable place to rest.
Finding affordable accommodation can sometimes be a struggle in Barcelona, with these options we’re pretty sure you’ll have a great selection of the best hostels in Barcelona to suit your travel needs.
10. Generator Barcelona
Like Generator London, The Generator Barcelona hostel offers stylish accommodation with a modern feel. The dorms have comfy bunks, each with privacy screen and lockable storage, and also private electric sockets and reading lights. Each dorm has en-suite facilities and you can also choose private rooms, with some having balconies!
It’s a fabulous location, within easy reach of the metro and within walking distance of La Sagrada Familia (which you can see from the 7th floor!) and the trendy Eixample district.
The staff in the travel shop will help guide you to the best sights and bars in Barcelona, and will even take you on a guided walking tour through the streets of Barcelona!MORE INFO
9. Itaca Hostel
If you’re looking for one of the best hostels in Barcelona, then Itaca hostel is the place to be. This Barcelona hostel is right in the heart of the city, offering clean, quiet dorms and free wifi.
There’s a common room, as well as a bar, and on Thursdays the staff make sangria, which is free to all guests! It’s in a fantastic location, just a short walk from many of the sights, including La Rambla and the Gothic Quarter, and Passeig de Gracia and Barcelona Cathedral. You can even walk to the beach!MORE INFO
8. Bed & Bike Barcelona
So you want to see the sights and experience the Spanish culture. Well, at this budget Barcelona hostel you can; in style!
Not only are the dorm rooms clean, comfortable and spacious but they have personal power sockets and individual lockers. The best thing about this Barcelona hostel is the bike rental – it’s free! Although for stays from June through September, there’s a 7 euro per day charge.
This budget friendly hostel will even arrange free cycling tours of Barcelona. It’s a quiet hostel that’s just a short walk from La Sagrada Familia and the Eixample district.MORE INFO
7. Pars Tailor’s Hostel
One of the best hostels in Barcelona due to its excellent location and ambiance, Pars Tailor’s Hostel is a great place to hang out after a day of Barcelona sightseeing. This highly-rated hostel has clean, comfortable dorms, free wifi and is designed in the quirky theme of a 1930s tailor shop. The lockers are free and there is a cozy lounge space, as well as a sun terrace.
There are tons of restaurants and trendy cafes in the area and it’s just a short stroll to La Rambla and Plaza Catalunya.
Pars Tailor’s hostel also organizes regular activities, such as pub crawls and family dinners, so it’s easy to get to know other backpackers or travelers.MORE INFO
6. Pars Teatro Hostel
If you’re looking for a fun, cool place to relax, then the Pars Teatro hostel is just the place.
This trendy Barcelona hostel offers clean, comfortable dorm rooms with vintage decor and an old theater theme. The theme carries through the building, with their cozy lounge/cafe area.
Situated right near the port and the aquarium, Pars Teatro hostel is just a short walk from the Gothic Quarter and the beach. The hostel has fun activities almost every day, including sangria nights, beach parties and sunset walks.MORE INFO