Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
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Property Description

Arc House is a hostel for people who are looking for a comfy & budget friendly place to stay during their visit to Barcelona.

Our central location, 10 minutes from edge of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter, makes exploring the city on foot very easy. The Picasso Museum and beautiful Santa Maria del Mar Church are a 15-minute walk away. You can walk to the city’s beaches in 18 minutes or take a bus nearby. Plaza Catalunya (main city square) is 15 minutes away walking distance. We are 200 meters from the bus station Nord, 150 meters from the Arc de Triunfo and 100 meters from the beautiful Parc de la Ciutadella.

Our rooms are spacious with free lockers. There is free WiFi in the entire hostel . We have large common areas including free of charge computers, and a T.V. with Netflix. Vending machine with drinks and snacks available. Two fully equipped kitchens also available.

Registration Number: AJ 000645 View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 5.1

  • Security 6.2

  • Location 7.3

  • Staff 4.8

  • Atmosphere 5.0

  • Cleanliness 5.3

  • Facilities 4.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    22 Sep 2021
    11/10 !! Amazing place to stay in Barcelona! highly recommend ;)
    Poland, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    15 Apr 2022
    Bad showers and paid lockers, but overall decent experience
    Poland, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    20 Sep 2021
    Weird communication with staff through whatsapp. Honestly felt like I was staying at a strict parents house with all the rules and fines they sent me. No hot water and the showers had a timer like what you'd see at the pool. The atmosphere was 'back room' vibes
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    14 Aug 2021
    The Arc Hostel is well located and cheap. However, don’t except too much cleanliness. Also, one night one guy of the staff team came into our female dorm without knocking and asked whether anybody of us lost her bra in the toilet (wtf?!). I would not book it again.
    Germany, Female, 25-30
  • 6.0


    28 Jul 2022
    Hostel was dirty, and the staff was missing most of the time. Location is good tho.
    Austria, Female, 25-30
  • 4.0


    02 Jul 2022
    mejor servicio me dejaron afuera la llave no fuincionaba
    Peru, Male, 41+
  • 3.4


    18 Jul 2022
    So dirty. Broken showers, broken toilets. Dirty beds with minimal bedding. Dirty Air conditioning which made us very sick. Intrusive staff who says dirty comment while they see us in the shower. Dirty kitchen with bugs. Only strong point is the location. Do not go here you will regret it.
    Canada, Male, 18-24
  • 3.4


    08 Oct 2021
    Worst hostel I have been to in all if Spain. Reception us there for only a few hours a day. Facilities old and basic. Avoid
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 2.6


    12 Jun 2022
    The atmosphere was so dark and dingy. I did not feel comfortable spending the night there and booked myself another hotel immediately. Below average toilet and cleanliness facilities.
    India, Female, 25-30
  • 2.6


    28 May 2022
    Worst hostel I've ever stayed in. They do not wash the bedspreads, in front of our eyes, they just made the bed for the person who came to the place of the departed. No locks for cabinets. It's a tiny room, you can never sleep because of the noise. The biggest problem is the staff trying to communicate more than necessary with women traveling alone. It never feels safe. I would never recommend this hostel for women traveling alone. It's not professional behavior.
    Turkey, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Housekeeping
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Wi-Fi