Agua Alegre Hostel (Happy Water) oozes Mediterranean charm with a tropical foliage-filled terrace on which to sip your cafe con leche.
GUESTHOUSE WITH MEDITERRANEAN CHARM, Located in the neighbourhood of l´Eixample in the center of the city
Agua Alegre Hostel (Happy Water) oozes Mediterranean charm with a tropical foliage-filled terrace on which to sip your cafe con leche. Located in the neighbourhood of l´Eixample, an elegant residential area, 2 blocks away from the über chic Passeig de Gràcia, and 10 minutes by foot to Plaza Catalunya. A leisurely walk of 15 minutes will take you to the historic city centre in which you can bump into the magnificent Palau de la Música or Catedral de Barcelona. Oops, did we forget to mention Casa Batlló and La Pedrera? If you are walking-averse or simply tired, there are plenty of metro, regional train and bus stations nearby. This hostel is situated in a a turn of the century Modernist building, and has been completely reformed for modern-day comforts. Closer to the hostel are several intriguing Gaudi structures including La Pedrera (also known as Casa Mila), Casa Batlló (which was nicknamed the bone house because of the shape of the columns in front of the first floor windows) and finally Gaudi’s masterpiece, Sagrada Familia Cathedral is not far away. The hostel has been completely renovated and is located in a residence built at the turn of the century. The staff at the Agua Alegre reflect the friendly name of the hostel, and will make you feel right at home. The rooms are unique, decorated with their own particular style, and are painted with ornamental details. They are spacious with high ceilings which are characteristics of this kind of building. There are rooms with or without en suite bathrooms, and the latter are brand new, clean and roomy. A communal living room is available for the use of all guests. Strong box at reception and 24 hour doorman, also vending machines for coffe and soft drinks. WIFI free of charge in communal areas. Friendly and charming with a gorgeous garden terrace, the Agua Alegre will make you feel pampered.
The Hostel is located in downtown Barcelona, at the Eixample Quarter an elegant and safe part of town, just a side of the well known Passeig de Gracia and ten minutes walking from Plaza Catalunya. Excellent access to public transport as train lines (FGC and RENFE), metro (Passeig desGracia: lines 2,3, and 4 and Plaza Catalunya lines 1 and 3) and main Barcelona bus-stops.
Please note: For reservations arriving from 1st of Nov 2012 a tourist tax of 0.75€ per person per night with a will apply for the first 7 nights.
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 Days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.
Carrer de Roger de Llúria, 47
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