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Expert reviews of cheap hotels in Barcelona

Welcome to EuroCheapo’s guide to cheap hotels in Barcelona and throughout Europe.

If you’re looking for ways to make a visit to this artsy, edgy and “Gaudi” city affordable, we’re ready to help!

Find the perfect budget hotel

Our Barcelona correspondent Regina has hunted down the best inexpensive accommodations in the city center. All of our “Editor’s Picks” hotels are clean, central and cheap. And if they’ve got something special that screams “Barcelona!,” all the better.

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Our guide to Barcelona on a budget

We have more than hotel advice, of course! Explore the articles in our city guide to find ways to save while visiting Barcelona, including museum passes, cheap eats and public transit.

Also, our Barcelona blog is frequently updated with information about upcoming events that are free and cheap, shopping tips and much more.

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From our Barcelona blog

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Our top 20 reviewed hotels in Barcelona

Editor's Picks Name Price User rating

Editor's Pick
Hostal Mare Nostrum, Barcelona

Mare Nostrum has 30 comfortable rooms in a prime location off La Rambla.

7.5 Guest Rating

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$74

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Editor's Pick
Hosteria Grau, Barcelona

Combining helpful service, clean rooms and a tasteful design, Hostería Grau is a great find in a fantastic location.

8.4 Guest Rating

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$76

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Fernando, Barcelona

With a central location and great rates for every budget thanks to a choice of dorm or private rooms, Hostal Fernando is a keeper.

8.1 Guest Rating

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$50

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Editor's Pick
Fashion House, Barcelona

This lovely eight-room hostal is located in a quiet residential area and lives up to its name with snazzy décor and tasteful furnishings.

8.5 Guest Rating

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$63

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Goya, Barcelona

What a crush we've got on this fantastic hostal! Staying in one of Goya's 19 tastefully decorated rooms is a visual treat.

8.6 Guest Rating

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$88

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Editor's Pick
Pension Mari-Luz, Barcelona

The budget-friendly Pension Mari-Luz is located inside a gorgeous 18th-century building deep in the Barri Gòtic.

8.5 Guest Rating

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$57

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Centric, Barcelona

Clean and bright, with 30 mismatched rooms and two shining stars, Hostal Centric appeals to young backpackers and more conservative travelers alike.

8.0 Guest Rating

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$53

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Girona, Barcelona

Spotless, affordable and well-located, the 19-room Hostal Girona is the type of place that makes our Cheapo hearts swoon.

8.1 Guest Rating

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$63

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Editor's Pick
Eddy Rooms Barcelona, Barcelona

Situated in a historic building in Right Eixample, bright and friendly Eddy Rooms guesthouse offers 12 simple rooms with charm to spare.

8.4 Guest Rating

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$74

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Editor's Pick
Barcelona Rooms, Barcelona

Located in the quiet yet happening neighborhood of Left Eixample, the Barcelona Rooms offers 30 tidy, frill-free rooms and very low rates.

8.6 Guest Rating

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$49

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Central Barcelona, Barcelona

The Hostal Central is a cozy two-star pension siuated in a gorgeous "Modernista" building in the quiet yet central area of Right Eixample.

7.1 Guest Rating

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$57

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Hotel Suizo, Barcelona

Hotel Suizo's rooms are nice, with cozy, bedspreads and large bathrooms, most with bathtubs. The place is spotless and very well maintained.

7.1 Guest Rating

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$79

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Editor's Pick
Astoria Hotel, Barcelona

If you feel the need to treat yourself, then go uptown and stay at the three-star pamper-palace that is the Astoria Hotel.

7.6 Guest Rating

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$88

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Hostal Campi, Barcelona

With 24 amply sized double and single rooms and a sparsely decorated lounge, Hostal Campi is a basic but dependable choice.

8.3 Guest Rating

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$63

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Rembrandt, Barcelona

If proximity to the action is important to you, then the simply yet central Hostal Rembrant should meet your criteria.

7.2 Guest Rating

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$57

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Editor's Pick
Hotel H10 Catalunya Plaza, Barcelona

The only hotel located on the Plaça Catalunya, the H10 is a classy, contemporary joint.

7.7 Guest Rating

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$101

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Benidorm, Barcelona

Hostal Benidorm is a no-nonsense, basic sort of place with a city center location and reasonable rates.

8.0 Guest Rating

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$76

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Nuevo Colon, Barcelona

There’s not a lot of flare here, but the one-star Hostal Nuevo Colón's fun location makes it a smart budget pick.

7.1 Guest Rating

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$53

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Editor's Pick
Hostal Lausanne, Barcelona

The Hostal Lausanne's 17 rooms are super simple (apart from their elaborate ceilings and chandeliers) and very moderately-priced—and in a coveted location, to boot.

7.3 Guest Rating

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$53

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Lloret Ramblas, Barcelona

Hotel Lloret is a simple one-star hotel, located right near the top of Las Ramblas and Plaça Catalunya.

7.9 Guest Rating

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$98

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