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Generator Barcelona is located 1,650 feet from the fashionable Passeig de Gracia Avenue. The hostel offers a 24-hour reception, free private lockers in shared dormitories and free Wi-Fi in public areas.

Diagonal and Verdaguer metro stations are within 5 minutes’ walk from Generator Barcelona. The Gràcia district, which has plenty of boutique shops and bars, is only 650 feet away.

Both private rooms and dormitories have air conditioning and heating, as well as individual power sockets and reading lamps for each bed. Female-only dormitories include hairdryers and other amenities.

They also feature an private bathroom, a sink and a mirror. Bed linen is included, while towels can be rented at the reception. Dormitories are available for guests over 18 years old.

Guests can have a daily breakfast for an extra cost. Generator Barcelona also has a communal lounge and a luggage storage service.

This is our guests' favorite part of Barcelona, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Generator Barcelona has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 23, 2012
Hotel chain/brand: Generator Hostels

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Barcelona, this property has an excellent location score of 8.9!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Buffet


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Superior Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen bed
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Deluxe Twin Room
  • 2 twin beds
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4 reasons to choose Generator Barcelona

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • La Pedrera
    0.3 miles
  • Aqua Urban Spa
    0.3 miles
  • Plaça del Sol
    0.4 miles
  • Teatreneu Theatre
    0.4 miles
  • Jove Regina Theatre
    0.4 miles
  • Gràcia Teatre Lliure Theatre
    0.4 miles
  • Almeria Theatre
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Marcelino Corsega
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Encercle
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Vivari
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar ByKate
    0 miles
  • Restaurant La Pepita
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Casa Batllo
    0.5 miles
  • Sagrada Familia
    0.7 miles
  • Passeig de Gracia
    0.7 miles
  • Tivoli Theatre
    0.8 miles
  • Plaça Catalunya
    0.9 miles
  • Picasso Museum
    1.3 miles
  • Placa Reial
    1.5 miles
  • Sants Railway Station
    1.8 miles
  • Port Olimpic
    2.1 miles
  • Montjuïc
    2.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea La Barceloneta
    2.8 miles
  • Mountain Montjuic
    4.5 miles
  • Mountain Tibidabo
    6.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Somorrostro Beach
    2 miles
  • Barceloneta Beach
    2 miles
  • Nova Icaria Beach
    2.1 miles
  • Sant Miquel Beach
    2.1 miles
  • Bogatell Beach
    2.2 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Verdaguer
    0.3 miles
  • Subway Diagonal Metro Station
    0.3 miles
  • Subway Joanic Metro Station
    0.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Barcelona-El Prat Airport
    8.3 miles
  • Girona-Costa Brava Airport
    46.5 miles
  • Reus Airport
    55 miles
How to get to Generator Barcelona from Barcelona-El Prat Airport
    Taxi
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

Amenities of Generator Barcelona
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
Activities
  • Happy hour
  • Ping-pong Additional charge
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 25 per day.
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe Additional charge
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Generator Barcelona takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Generator Barcelona accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that guests under 18 years old are not allowed in shared dormitories. They must book a private room.

Bed linen is included, while towels can be rented at the reception.

When booking for 10 people or more different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Please note, lockers in dormitory rooms are available for free but padlocks are not provided. Guests must bring their own.

The property is fully adapted for disabled people and wheelchair users. To book disabled bed, please contact Generator Barcelona in advance, since they are subject to availability on prior request.

The name on the credit card used for the booking should correspond to the guest staying at the property. For reservations made by a third party, you will need to complete an authorization form and present a copy of the person's ID and credit card.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Generator Barcelona

  • Check-in at Generator Barcelona is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Generator Barcelona is 0.9 miles from the center of Barcelona.

  • Generator Barcelona offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Happy hour

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Generator Barcelona (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Accessible parking

  • Generator Barcelona has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Generator Barcelona by:

    • Taxi 20min
    • Airport shuttle (public) 25min
    • Train 30min

  • The prices at Generator Barcelona may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Generator Barcelona can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Buffet