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 4 weeks 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

Cancelation fee (%)

Days prior to arrival Groups of 50+ Groups of 49-
42 0 0
28-41 50 30
15-27 90 60
0-14 100 100

Additional Terms and Conditions

1. To make a booking it is necessary that you give us the groups details (school/association name, post address, IATA or company number, phone number and group leader name), the number of people (teachers/students) and the rooming distribution you prefer.
2. Upon booking your group, we will send you a pro forma with the booking details. To secure the booking, you will be required to make a deposit of 10% within two weeks.
3. Prepayment can be done by bank transfer or by credit card, by sending us your card number and expiry date.
4. The balance of the payment must be sent about 30 days prior to the groups arrival.
5. If paying by bank transfer, it is necessary to include the booking reference when making the transfer.

Additional Info:

Groups bookings are defined as groups of 10 people or more. Group Bookings should be made directly through the Groups Department, however, if you are making a group booking online, please ensure that you book the whole room(s) for sole use of your group. Where insufficient beds have been booked, i.e. 12 beds booked in a 14 bed Mixed Dorm), the booking will be amended by Safestay to ensure that all rooms/beds are for the groups sole use only. All additional charges will be confirmed to prior to arrival and must be settled before the group checks-in.
Before confirming your booking you should read through the group T&C. Your contract is with Safestay and not the OTA (Online Travel Agent) if you choose to use their services.

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

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Good Cleanliness
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Property Description

The Safestay Barcelona Sea is a lovely hostel located in front of the most popular beach in Barcelona and only 10 minutes walking to Las Ramblas and the City Center.

The building has been recently refurbished and each dorm has its own bathroom inside, we have dorms of 4, 6 and 8 people. There's also a bar in the lobby where you can just have a beer and relax in front of a magnificent view of the beach and the sea.

We offer :

- Free internet connection

- Breakfast available with coffee, tea, milk, juice, cereal, fruit and toast (3.5€).

- Booking point of walking tours, excursions, etc.

- Common room, with bar, TV, and music, where you can meet tons of people.

- Linnen included

- Activities (walking tours, beach sports, and much more!!)

- Towels rentable for 2€.

Barcelona is a city of charming streets, busy with people and full of life. The old town comprising the Gothic quarter, the Rivera and Raval districts, is famed for its historical monuments , narrow streets and bohemian atmosphere. The city also has the biggest selection of modernist architecture, most of these buildings are in the Eixample district which constitutes a unique model of European urban planning.

Barcelona is the only European capital with over four kilometers of beaches where you can enjoy the most modern amenities and these beaches are not far from Barcelona's historical landmarks, and they have opened up our modern and cosmopolitan city to the sea.

The Safestay Barcelona Sea is part of the Safestay Group Hostels.

Persons under the age of 18 years are only allowed to stay in private rooms or dormitory rooms that are booked for use of one family or group of persons, and cannot share dormitory rooms with other guests. People under 18 years old must travel with their parents or legal tutor. View House Rules


The ocean is in sight at Safestay Barcelona Sea! Buzzing Barceloneta Beach is right outside our door and we make the most of it with plenty of sports on the sands – volleyball tournament anyone? If you're here for Gaudí, see his architectural masterpieces on our free walking tour. Drop by our bar for a drink and a chat with other travellers, and don't miss our weekly rumba night. Then jump on the free Wi-Fi to share your selfie shots of the Sagrada Família cathedral.


We’re in the Barceloneta neighbourhood, surrounded by seafood restaurants and within walking distance of the historic Barri Gòtic (Gothic) and El Born quarters. For shopping, wander down to Las Ramblas, which is 25 minutes away. It takes an hour to reach us from the airport. Take Aerobus A1 to Plaza de España and change for the D20 bus to Pepe Rubianes – from there, we’re a 5-minute walk. From Sants train station, you can be with us in about 30 minutes. Take the R1 train to Plaça de Catalunya and then the V15 bus to Passeig Joan de Borbó, 300 metres from us.

Rooms and Dorms

Each one of our mixed and female-only dorms has an en-suite bathroom – luxury! We have air con to help you cool off when the temperature is up too. Plus, you don’t have to bother with the stairs – take the elevator instead. Keep your backpack secure in your locker and leave your sleeping bag at home – free linen is included.

Extras and activities

Want to have a go at paella? We have a fully equipped kitchen for you to try out your skills. Eat in the common room while you chat with other Barcelona newbies, then bag a board game in the lounge for a night in. Our Sea Bar restaurant serves up fresh dishes, so you can treat yourself to an authentic meal. Plus, for just a few euros, you can tuck into the daily breakfast buffet.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.5

  • Security 8.1

  • Location 9.6

  • Staff 8.7

  • Atmosphere 6.7

  • Cleanliness 6.9

  • Facilities 6.5

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    21 Aug 2019
    Great location on the beach and cute cafe/bar.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    22 Jul 2019
    Perfect position, the correlation between price and service is more than valid. The receptionist were lovely and available for everything! Strongly recommended!
    Italy, All Male Group, 18-24
  • 9.4


    16 Jul 2019
    A great location right on the seafront and very close to some great restaurants and bars. The staff were very friendly and greeted me warmly. Within easy reach of the city centre and other key facilities.
    England, Male, 41+
  • 8.3


    17 Jul 2019
    Literally on the beach so that’s rad. Find your own directions to it though because the ones on the website aren’t good. Other than that it was a great time
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    15 Jul 2019
    Great hostel if you don't want to spend much time there. This hostel's location is perfect; it's literally seconds from the beach and a walk into town. The rooms are very basic, along with the breakfast and kitchen facilities. But great value for money.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    14 Jul 2019
    Very small space, badly designed. Dirty floors, bathroom and floors always wet and I Ro a key the worst hostel designed in terms of space
    South Africa, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    22 Jul 2019
    No walls between dorms so very noisy. Good value for money and friendly staff.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 6.3


    15 Jul 2019
    Have to buy your own padlock for security, which was surprising. Staff were nice but seemed very rushed - will give them the benefit of the doubt since it is a very very busy hostel with an excellent on-beach location. Only stayed 1 night so cant give too thorough a review.
    Scotland, Couple, 18-24
  • 6.0


    23 Jul 2019
    Very good location but there is a lot of noise, no windows, no cold water and the room temperature is either very hot or very cold. In other words good for a night but nothing more..
    Greece, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • 4.6


    07 Aug 2019
    Definitely won't recommend to stay there. It's dirty especially the bathrooms. The photo's on the website gives false hope. Everyone was really noisy throughout the night.
    South Africa, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Internet Access
  • Air Conditioning
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Late check-out
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Games Room