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Equity Point Sea Reviews

Plaza del Mar, 1-4, Barcelona, Spain

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1371 Total Reviews
  • 77%Value For Money
  • 79%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 82%Staff
  • 69%Atmosphere
  • 68%Cleanliness
  • 69%Facilities

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This hostel has the best location to get into the beach! But there is no blanket for free, you have to bring your own or rent for the blanket


I stayed there just for 1 night but I really liked. So near from the beach, very nice organization and frindly staff. Just one thingh that I didn´t like is to do the checkout at 10am. But the value for money was excellent!

  • 29th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


This hostel is about a 7min walk to the barceloneta underground and about 20min walk to Las Ramblas. There are plenty of restaurants,shops and stores near,what makes the place really safe,even at night. Although there are somethings they Can improve: the atmosphere between the guests is bad (There isn't a commun lounge) and my bed was on top of a huge stair,and I didn't apreciate that. The hostel is good and breakfast is also good. Would definitely stay again,as the staff was really helpful.


BYOB--bring your own blanket. They only give you a sheet. Other than that, it was one of the best hostels I've stayed at, especially for the price. The location is unbeatable; literally 10 steps to the sand.

  • 28th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Very good location, some people working are a little bit burn out because they have been working for ages there and have negative karmic vibrations caused by ignorance (only 2 persons), but most of the people working there are very nice and friendly.


Can't beat the location, right on barceloneta beach!


It was a good value for what you pay for it. Great location right on the beach. The staff was extremely friendly and welcoming. My only complaint would be that you could hear the conversations from all the other rooms, but that is to be expected in a hostel. Overall, not a bad place to stay.

  • 25th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


It is pretty far from all the major things in the city center but it is literally right on the beach! All the rooms are somewhat connected so you can hear everyone from the rooms on either side of you!


The location and staff were absolutely amazing! Made the stay memorable and worthwhile. Will most definitely recommend this to anyone who loves living or staying by the beach.

  • 13th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


First Location of the hostel great, the beach, but mostly for summer and under good weather conditions, except that it is far far away from the city center and metro station is also far. Staffs are not very helpfull and giving mostly wrong info about city\around, so trust google not staffs. Also staffs can be sometimes rude and cruel so please keep your expectations very low. Rooms is said to be 7 to 9 bed but all the rooms ara connected without windows so it made the palce 36 bed, painfull.


Some really awful roommates ruined my experience here (yelling at 4 am) and the staff did little to stop it. The guy at the desk came upstairs once to tell them to be quiet but they kept yelling and nothing happened. To make matters worse, the walls between rooms aren't full (there's a space by the ceiling) so every other room heard the yelling as well. Other than that it is a great hostel. Amazing location on the beach, cheap for Barcelona, decent showers, no complaints about the hostel itself


Good value for money. The room were alright, however it was easy to hear others from the other rooms due to the open ceiling. There was also only one bathroom per room so with 7 in a room it was difficult to organize who had the bathroom at what time. However, it is right next to the ocean and is a perfect vacation hostel.


Best location you can get in my opinion beach is 50meters away and right by one one of the best clubs in the world. Tons of places to eat right around the corner and plenty of bike, scooters , surfboard rentals around.


This location was great! Being next to the beach was absolutely great. The staff is nice can't really complain, just make you keep your card that has you name and room number on it bc you need it to get in for security reasons. Lite breakfast is served and there is also a restaurant/cafe that serves meals as well. Great experience overall and the location is 10 plus stars!

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