Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • 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

Cancellations & Refunds

Any cancellation made more than 28 days prior to the arrival date will incur a booking charge of 5% of the total booking value. This charge will be deducted from the monies received and the remaining balance will be refunded within 28 days.

No refunds will be due for cancellations made within 28 days of the arrival date.

No cancellations will be accepted by telephone.

Additional Terms and Conditions

Methods of Payment

We require a 50% deposit of the total amount invoiced to be paid within 5 working days of the invoice date. Please be aware that failure to do so will result in the cancellation of your booking.

The second installment (the balance) is due at least 28 days prior to arrival on a date indicated by us. You must contact us before that date in order to successfully complete your booking.

We accept the following cards: Visa, MasterCard and Switch. A credit card payment sheet will be sent to you together with the invoice and must be returned by e-mail or fax. Alternatively you can also call us on +44(0)208 600 7500 between 8am and 8pm Monday to Friday. For bank transfers we require the bank's proof of payment to be sent to us within the 5 day limit and at least 5 days before the 2nd installment is due.

We do not accept payments by American Express or Laser cards.

From 1 April until 31 October there is a minimum of a 2 nights per reservation during weekends at any of our hostels.

We require full payment within 24h of confirmation for any bookings arriving within 28 days of booking date.

Groups may have to pay a damage deposit during check-in; the group leader will be held responsible for any damage caused by any member(s) of the group.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, Business Trip If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Additional Info:

A group is considered as from 10 people.

Groups under 18 years of age are at all times at the hostel manager's discretion and rooms cannot be shared with outside bookings.

Special minimum night stays and rates can apply on peak dates. Booking confirmation remains at the discretion of St Christopher's Inns.

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


St Christopher's Barcelona

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Hostelworld says

St Christopher's Barcelona is a clean, modern, spacious and stylish hostel set in a beautifully renovated building. Hostelworld guests have given it high ratings for its location in central Barcelona, right across from the airport drop-off point, saying it is 'very central, yet not too noisy, and easy to get to'. We particularly like that each of their bunks has a power socket, personal light and dark curtains so you can have a comfy snooze.

Property Description

COVID 19 Policy Update.
In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property, including social distancing and in-house disinfection.

Located at the top of Barcelona’s infamous La Rambla and directly opposite the official airport transfer drop-off point at Plaça de Catalunya, St Christopher’s Inn hostel couldn’t be easier to find. Many of the city’s best tourist attractions are only a few minute’s walk away and the main public transport station is literally a few steps from our front door.

Onsite, in our epic Belushi’s bar and restaurant you’ll receive awesome guest-only discounts like 25% off our international food menu in our late kitchen and ridiculously good value 2-for-1 drink deals during Barcelona’s Longest Happy Hour.

Our in-house entertainment team will be sure to get the party started with our free daily welcome meeting that leads into nightly events, such as; Cocktail Masterclasses, Paella cooking sessions, Wine and cheese tastings and massive Beer Pong competitions. Our live sports offerings can’t be beaten and are famous throughout the city among locals, expats and backpackers alike. Why not join our staff after hours for guest-list access to Barcelona’s biggest beachfront nightclubs?

Shake that Barcelona hangover with an enormous continental buffet breakfast (€5) on one of our sunny terraces or in our huge comfy common area before joining us on one of many free or paid tours available from the friendly team at our 24-hour reception.

Our brand new building offers up state-of-the-art, modern facilities like individual charging points and private curtains on every dorm bed, and with more than 400 guests staying with us all year round you’re bound to make new friends quickly.

For keen travellers you’ll be happy to know that there are also big lockers under your bed (bring a padlock or buy one for €4), towels for rent in the front desk, fast and free Wi-Fi throughout the entire building, communal fridges for cold storage but limited self-catering facilities. Either way, you’re bound to feel safe, secure and well looked after by our round-the-clock professional security service and dedicated housekeeping team.

St Christopher’s is THE benchmark for a new generation of hostels and staying with us is an experience in itself. Be prepared for the time of your life at your new home away from home, in Barcelona, a city obsessed with football, sun, sea sand and sangria!

*Please note that we do not allow under-18s to stay in this hostel unless sharing with a responsible adult in a private room. View House Rules


St Christopher's Barcelona hits the sweet spot of fantastic location, loads of facilities and fun-loving staff. When you're feeling sociable, get involved in our many daily – and nightly – events. Every day, there's free sangria before the team kicks off the entertainment – like paella cooking, beer pong and open mic nights. When you want a place to chill, enjoy some downtime on our sunny terrace and lounge. And because we're in a modern building, we've got elevators – so you won't have to trek up the stairs!


Our brand new building's right at the top of Las Ramblas – Barcelona's most famous street. We're just off Plaça de Catalunya, where the airport bus drops you off, so you can't miss us (it's about a 20 minute bus journey). Lots of Barcelona's attractions and bars are a short wander away: we'll show you on our daily walking tour. We're less than 10 minutes from the Mercat (market) de la Boquería, where you can get souvenirs and local specialities, and 20 minutes from the winding lanes of the Gothic Quarter.

Rooms and Dorms

Our dorms have cosy pod beds – so just pull your curtain across for a bit of privacy when your roommates are all in. You'll have a power point and USB socket to keep your gadgets charged, and a reading light for staying up late with a new novel from our book exchange. There are mixed and female-only dorms, as well as private rooms for couples and small groups, and some have en-suites. You'll find a large locker under your bed, free linen, and you can rent towels.

Extras and activities

We're right upstairs from the famous Belushi's backpacker bar, and our guests get a 25% discount. (We recommend trying their legendary burgers.) After happy hour, carry on the party by joining our nightly pub crawl – our staff get exclusive guest list access to some of Barcelona's coolest beach bars! When you get back, update your profile pic with our free Wi-Fi.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.9

  • Security 9.2

  • Location 9.8

  • Staff 8.8

  • Atmosphere 8.6

  • Cleanliness 8.8

  • Facilities 8.5

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    20 Jul 2021
    Had a great time, Anaid gave a fantastic tour!!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    17 Jul 2021
    St. Christopher’s has a great atmosphere and is right in the middle of all the action. Great location steps from La Rambla and with a restaurant and vibrant bar downstairs. As a guest you get great discounts too! Rooms were very clean and bathrooms well-kept. Very secure with multiple swipe system to get into elevators, halls and rooms. The lockers under the bed are super convenient too! Would definitely recommend!
    USA, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 9.4


    28 Jul 2021
    St Christopher’s is all you expect from a hostel. Lots of social common areas (other than the actual bar downstairs) make it easier to socialize. And it’s a BIG hostel so it means a lot of different people and that’s awesome. The rooms are nice and bathrooms clean. I have One big complain that is the Kitchen. They need more fridges and more everything related to kitchen (plates, utensils, cups, glasses). Also it need more cleaning on old food to avoid food flies.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1


    21 Jul 2021
    The beds are super clean, great location. And they clean the rooms everyday.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    16 Jul 2021
    I have to say that the stay at St Christopher’s was perfect considering it is a youth hostel. The location is nice, the room was alright. What really ruined my experience was to figure out that Hostelworld had shown me an $X price, because I was looking for accommodation for one person, and as I booked a private room (for 2 people) I was charged double ($2X). I understand how this might happen, but when looking for accommodation, you expect the search page to give you all the info upfront.
    Spain, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9


    19 Jul 2021
    Comfy beds, perfect location, nice atmosphere :)
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    29 Jul 2021
    Perfect location and good facilities, although the staff is detached
    Latvia, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    24 Jul 2021
    Me and a friend stayed here and had a couple minor inconveniences but nothing major!! We you definitely recommend and go back!! It’s pretty much in the heart of the city. The bar is perfect for meeting new people from all over the globe, everyone including the staff were really friendly and welcoming. If you’re solo travelling or with others, it’s a great place to stay and see the city!
    Gibraltar, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    22 Jul 2021
    This hostel is right in the center of everything so it’s incredibly easy to get around (right next to Catalonia Square, train, easily walkable/bike). The staff wasn’t very pleasant, not overly mean but just made me feel like an inconvenience every time I interacted with them. As far as the other people staying in the hostel, it was one of the only hostels I’ve stayed in where they weren’t super social/friendly. I’ve stayed in heaps so it was weird to me. The hostel was very clean and secure.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    01 Aug 2021
    Room smelled terribly. Not the hostels fault with a smelly person but they really need a window or ventilation as it hung in the air. Also toilet was dirty and lack toilet paper and you can't go to another floors bathroom as your key card doesn't allow it. Also they charge to store bags. I don't like giving these kind of recommendation to not stay here.
    Canada, Male, 31-40
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Flexible NRR
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Postal Service
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • Foosball
  • Nightclub
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2019

    2nd, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2019

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Barcelona

  • 2019

    1st, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2018

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Barcelona

  • 2017

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Barcelona

  • 2016

    1st, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2016

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Barcelona

  • 2015

    2nd, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2014

    2nd, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2014

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Barcelona


  • 2016

    Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2015

    Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2014

    Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

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St Christopher's Barcelona says

St Christopher\'s Barcelona is a clean, modern, spacious and stylish hostel set in a beautifully renovated building. Hostelworld guests have given it high ratings for its location in central Barcelona, right across from the airport drop-off point, saying it is \'very central, yet not too noisy, and easy to get to\'. We particularly like that each of their bunks has a power socket, personal light and dark curtains so you can have a comfy snooze.