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Reviews of Melon District Marina Residence

Hostel | Calle Sancho de Avila 22, Barcelona, Spain 08018

86.5% Overall Rating

306 out of 320 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/08/2015)

"The hotel staff are very helpful and well organized. The room is very clean. There is a very good and safe option to keep your luggage even before check in/"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fax
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 5.61

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

• Not pets allowed. • Smoking is not permitted in rooms and other closed areas. To ensure we provide all guests with a fantastic atmosphere, for reservations of 10 people or more special conditions will apply: - The hostel will contact the client to arrange 25% prepayment of the booking. This amount will be deducted of the final balance. This prepayment is non-refundable. - The total payment of the booking should be made by bank transfer or credit card, eight (8) days before the arrival of the group. - The hostel reserves the right to cancel any group booking whose full payment has not been received 8 days before the arrival date. - The hostel will send a document containing behaviour house rules that the client will have to accept via email. - No cancelation or amendment will be accepted with less than 8 days prior to arrival. Any cancelation or amendment outside this period will incur in a 100% cancelation charge. - Failure to comply with any of the conditions above will result in your booking being cancelled. Please note: For reservations arriving from 1st of Nov 2012 a tourist tax of 0.75€ per person per night with a will apply for the first 7 nights.

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86.5%

Overall Rating

306 out of 320 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Melon District Marina Residence'

Atmosphere
88.0%
Location
80.8%
Facilities
88.0%
Cleanliness
81.6%
Staff
91.2%
Value
83.2%
Safety
92.8%
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68.6%
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Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

27 August 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Comfy bed, nice bathroom

Disliked: Broken facilities in the shared kitchen area.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Beach / sunbathing
Family Holiday

13 August 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hotel staff are very helpful and well organized. The room is very clean. There is a very good and safe option to keep your luggage even before check in/

Disliked: nothing really.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Arleta Garbat

With my spouse / partner

Beach / sunbathing

09 August 2015 Arleta would recommend this property

Liked: Everything was OK , I recommend that accomodation, the price was not too dear, clean, breakfast OK, free WIFi working all the time, good atmosphere.

Disliked: Small rooms that's the only minus

77.1%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Beach / sunbathing
City break
Romantic getaway
Sightseeing & culture

30 July 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It's clean, convenient and very modern.

Disliked: There isn't much of a friendly atmosphere as the building is many student accommodation flats.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife

22 June 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Pool roof

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

ANNA PIEGZA

With my spouse / partner

Sightseeing & culture

27 May 2015 ANNA would recommend this property

Liked: All was very good , I definitely recommend this hostel!

Disliked: ANNA left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Beach / sunbathing
Sightseeing & culture

16 August 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Frendly staff.

Disliked: Have to pay additionaly in order for your room to be cleaned evrey day.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Fabio Niicodemo Crespi

With friends / other travellers

Beach / sunbathing
City break
Partying / nightlife

12 August 2014 Fabio Niicodemo would recommend this property

Liked: The pool is fine and Aldo the self service restaurant at the entrance

Disliked: Rooms are really small and the hotel is not so central as it might appears

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Ali Ayd?n Ceylan

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

10 August 2014 Ali Ayd?n would recommend this property

Liked: The kitchen was big and useful. hostel was good located (only 3 metro stops to city centre).

Disliked: we hadnt got a housekeeping service througt 3 days

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Beach / sunbathing
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

05 July 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean and modern. Felt very safe. Staff were friendly and helpful. Had a swimming pool with a beautiful view. Only used the cafe for breakfast but was very good. Good value for money.

Disliked: Nothing.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

23 June 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good café with reasonable prices. Aircon always a winner!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Zoltan Nagy

With friends / other travellers

Business / conference
Work / volunteering

19 June 2014 Zoltan would recommend this property

Liked: Modern style

Disliked: Nothing

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Events / festivals

03 June 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it was clean, quiet and safe, the staff were very nice and the rooms were bright and spacious - it was very good value for money.

Disliked: nothing :)

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

27 May 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, convenient for travel

Disliked: No room service during my 4 nights stay

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

David Rennie

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

17 May 2014 David would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean and excellent WIFI in the rooms.

Disliked: Location is a bit away from downtown, had to use the subway which was easy.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Maria Panteleeva

With my spouse / partner

Beach / sunbathing
Family Holiday

05 May 2014 Maria would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly, comfortable, possible to get to the sea walking

Disliked: Expensive for hostel-type, but like most of accommodation in Barcelona

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Beach / sunbathing
City break
Partying / nightlife
Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

08 April 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Has a very clean and safe feel to it! We felt like at home, very peaceful and comfortable.

Disliked: Nothing

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

25 February 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Simple, clean, perfect location.

Disliked: Nothing

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

03 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the view, location

Disliked: could be slightly cleaner

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Cristina Michicin

With my spouse / partner

Beach / sunbathing
Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

27 August 2013 Cristina would recommend this property

Liked: It is a modern and new building, well-equiped. It was nice to have a swimming pool on the roof with a view over the city center

Disliked: The design of the room is way too simple> Everything is just white. And they clean the room just once, in the middle of the stay. You're supposed to pay around 7 Eur more if you want the room to get cleaned before or after>

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Partying / nightlife

10 July 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: pleasent staff and nice facilities

Disliked: nothing

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Michael Andersen

With my spouse / partner

City break

27 June 2013 Michael would recommend this property

Liked: Det var ret nyt, og dejligt lydtæt, blev ikke generet af andre gæster larmede

Disliked: Michael left no negative feedback.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 40% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals

23 June 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the kitchen facilities were very useful

Disliked: Staff made it very difficult to socialise in kitchen and pool areas

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Michael Gillibrand

With my spouse / partner

City break

18 June 2013 Michael would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean, good facilities in the kitchen & pool was great.

Disliked: Staff were a bit unfriendly at times particularly in the cafe.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway
Sightseeing & culture

15 June 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Within 5min walk of major metro station - 5mins ride to Las Ramblas/town centre, trains every 3mins. 30min easy walk into the centre of town. Felt very secure, with security cards needed to enter complex, stairwell/lift and rooms/communal areas. Small but well functioning room - as it looked in the photo. Helpful friendly staff. As mentioned by others, if you want cleaning services additional to the once weekly provided, this costs extra. We didn't see the lack of housekeeping as a problem for a 4night stay. Good communal cooking facilities if required - useful to have a space in the fridge to keep drinks cool.

Disliked: Not a dislike but just a warning that it is basic and there is limited space but this is completely understandable from the price and description and we did not expect anything different.