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Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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

  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com 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.
  • Hostelworld.com 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 1 week prior to arrival. 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Cancellation or modification of large group bookings must be made at least 1 week prior to arrival. The pending balance for the entire stay may be charged on failure to notify us in time. Once the booking has been paid, it is not refundable.

Additional Terms and Conditions

This is not a Party Hostel. Everyone must respect the hostel rules regarding noise disturbances and behavior out of courtesy of other guests and neighbors. This Hostel don't accept Hen & Stag Bachelor parties.
Underage people should be accompanied by at least one adult responsible for the group.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports 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 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

BCG is an attractive middle sized hostel located just 3 blocks away from Plaza Catalunya. It is a safe, friendly, clean and relaxing home away from home for genuine travelers and families. It is the perfect place to enjoy the city, with opportunity to meet new people and feel truly at home. This is not a “party hostel'.

We have a comfortable lounge and kitchen area that face onto a beautiful outdoor garden terrace.

Our staff are friendly & enthusiastic travelers who enjoy hosting social nights (such us Flamenco or Tapas nights) and helping to organize sightseeing activities.

• Great central location - Just 3 blocks from Plaza Catalunya & 2 blocks from Airport Train

• Vibrant, beautiful & safe neighborhood

• Sunny outdoor terrace, great common areas, bright spacious rooms & brand new mattresses

• Free PCs & Wi-Fi

• Free Lockers in shared dorms

• Complimentary coffee & tea (not full breakfast though)

• Fully equipped kitchen & supermarket nearby

• Cable TV, DVD

• Laundry service

• Free bedding (while towels are available for a small fee)

• 24 hrs security surveillance & concierge

CHECK IN:
Guests must always inform us of their arrival time in order for the hostel to arrange their check-in. A VALID picture ID will be required to check-in
NORMAL CHECK IN: 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm (if you arrive after 10 pm, you must request a "late check-in", read conditions please)
CHECK OUT: 10.30 am
Out of those hours, you may leave your luggage in our storage room, free of charge, while you go out to explore the city.
LATE CHECK-IN CONDITIONS (for arrivals after 10 pm):
Non-refundable rates: If you have booked a "non-refundable rate" you only need to inform us of your approximate arrival time, and we will coordinate your check-in. No problem.
Deposit-Only rates: As for the rest of the reservations, if guests arrive after 10 pm, they must request a "late-check-in service". Our hostel usually doesn’t charge late-check-in fees, however, the cost of the first 2 nights will be charged in order to arrange a late-check-in (which means that we will maintain all of the beds reserved and have someone waiting until the next day at 9 am in case guests have experienced any delays). If the guests don't show up by the next morning, the reservation will be cancelled and the money won't be reimbursed.
AGE LIMIT FOR SHARED DORMS: Being a 'Youth Hostel', our shared mixed rooms are meant to be 'student dorms'. For that reason, children under 7 or guests over 45 years must book private rooms or entire dorms (all beds in a shared dorm). Please, contact us immediately if this concerns you, so that we can assist you.
ATTENTION: We can't accept Bachelor Parties as we are NOT A PARTY HOSTEL.
BARCELONA TOURIST TAX: The local Government charges a Tourist tax to all visitors over 15 years old. This tax will be calculated upon arrival according to city regulations.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Non-Refundable rates:
This option requires the full cost of the stay to be paid in advance in order to complete the booking process and confirm the reservation. This rate is cheaper, but it cannot be cancelled or modified (consequently, paid amounts cannot be reimbursed).
Deposit-Only rates:
These reservations can be cancelled (or modified) until 5 full days before the due arrival date (for example, if your reservation is due for the 10th of July, you will be able to freely cancel or modify the reservation until the 4th at 11:59 pm). No modifications or cancellations will be accepted free of charge after that time.
Modifications: They will be subject to our availability and minimum stay requirements. Please note that there will be no refunds in the event of early check-outs.
In any case, if you need to modify or cancel your reservation, please do NOT wait until the last minute because it will be impossible for us to help you, as the more we approach the due arrival date, the less chances there will be of re-selling your cancelled nights.
We are a small hostel, and we cannot afford having empty beds.
Important: If you are arriving after 10pm, make sure to request the late-check-in service because all of the reservations that haven't arrived by that time will be considered a no-show and can be cancelled by the hostel.
Deposits: Hostels cannot reimburse the deposits paid online since they are kept by the booking companies chosen by the guest. If you have any inquiries about this, you should contact the booking company.
Credit cards: According to the booking conditions, a valid credit card is required in order to maintain the beds reserved. In the event the provided credit card doesn't work, the reservation can be cancelled by the hostel as there is no guarantee that the reservation will be honored.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.5

  • Security 9.8

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.9

  • Atmosphere 9.3

  • Cleanliness 9.8

  • Facilities 9.4


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    26 Apr 2019
    I had a great stay. The location is ideal, close to subway and Gaudi spots. The staff is very friendly and welcoming, and the place is clean and very secure. They also do excursions during the week such as seeing the Magic Fountain and flamenco dancing. Would definitely recommend.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    23 Apr 2019
    Loved the care given
    Australia, Couple, 41+
  • 10.0

    Superb

    21 Apr 2019
    One of the best hostels i've stayed in! Staff and owners super friendly! Would recommand++
    Canada, Couple, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    19 Apr 2019
    4 of my friends and I were doing a trip to Spain for spring break and wanted to find something affordable but still safe (considering we’re all 17 and 18 years old). BCG was awesome! The staff are so friendly and helpful and the facilities were always spotlessly clean. The room was a little stuffy but according to a friend’s relative who lives in Barcelona it was uncharacteristically humid for Barcelona. 10/10 would recommend especially for young people traveling by themselves for the first time
    New Zealand, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    17 Apr 2019
    We loved our stay here! The staff were wonderful and very welcoming, it had a great central location (hence the name lol) and the facilities were very nice. The staff were very helpful and took extra steps to make sure that we were safe and knew how to avoid pickpockets. They also took us to the magic fountain on Friday night after a dinner made by the owners at the hostel - so good!!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    15 Apr 2019
    Best hostel in the whole world. Shout out to Alessia & Mirco for running a tight ship, and to Eszter, Alice, and Mora for always killing it. Thanks for the dinners and the laughs and the easter egg.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    08 Apr 2019
    I had a perfect stay at this place for 4 nights. It all started with a good email 1 day before arrival with a lot of tips and tricks. The welcome by the staff was awesome. The room was ok. The atmosphere was perfect. They know what travelers want and offer the right stuff. Perfect storage of luggage after checkout. Good kitchen and common room. Very nice "garden". When i'm back in Barcelona i'll definitely stay here again.
    Netherlands, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    01 Apr 2019
    Excellent hostel for those wanting a more relaxed stay in Barcelona. Staff are very friendly and run the place really well, with a clean equipped kitchen and nice facilities and a homely feel. If returning to Barcelona I'd definately stay here again. Highly recommended.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4

    Superb

    20 Apr 2019
    The staff is really nice. There is always someone at the reception , who you can ask for help. It is great, that there is a kitchen and a fridge everyone can use. And there is coffee and tee for free. At my bed there were just one socket, that's why i can´t use the lamp when i wanted to upload my cellphone. But all the other things where great. It is good, that it is not a party hostel, so you can just relax if you want. Everything was very clean. I woud stay there again.
    Austria, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9

    Good

    17 Apr 2019
    The private rooms and bathrooms were much smaller than other hostels we stayed in during our trip. It was very convenient that the hostel was staffed 24 hours/day.
    USA, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
Services
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • DVD's

Awards

  • 2014

    10th, Worldwide Small Hostel

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