Expert review on Hostal Sol y K in Barcelona
Hostal Sol y K is a central hostel that is located in the southern part of the Gothic Quarter is close to the old port.
This hostel has a traditional design, with clean and and comfortable rooms that are uniform in character.
Surroundings of Hostal Sol y K
The property is situated in the old town of Barcelona, in the southern part of the Barri Gotic, a quarter known for its rich history and gothic architectural style. The hotel is relatively close to Port Vell, also named “the old port of Barcelona”, that is mainly visited during the summer. In the proximity of the hotel you will find a many restaurants, shops and cafes, which makes the area very active during the daytime. Moreover, the nightlife is vibrant with many bars, pubs and clubs open throughout the night, such as the Harlem Jazz Club.
Tourists who wish to find accommodation should note that the location is generally more expensive than other parts of the city, due to its popularity among tourists. Those who wish to select this hotel should take in consideration that the area is lively during the summer and therefore can get very crowded. Public parking is hard to find, which is why arriving with a private car is not recommended. However, the hotel is situated in a central location, which makes public transportation to be easily accessible, with bus stops within walking distance and two metro stations (Jaume and Drassanes).
The rooms at Hostal Sol y K
Hostal Sol y K offers 14 rooms.
The hotel has several rooms spread over several floors. Therefor, it is recommended to make sure there is an elevator that reach all the floors of the hotel in case you have a problem with going up and down the stairs either for physical limitation or because you travel with kids and have a stroller you’ll be need to carry up and down the stairs, or for any other reason.
Rooms at the property are uniform in character, so when you decide which room is the one for you you should pay extra attention to the last date for cancellation, deposit, whether breakfast is include or not, the room type and how many guests the room can accommodate and of course the price. Some rooms are standard in space and some rooms are spacious, so make sure to notice the room size before you make the order.
In terms of the bathroom – Some rooms have a private bathroom, some have a shared bathroom. Thus, make sure what kind of bathroom there is in your room before you make the reservation. In most cases, a room with a privet bathroom will be more expensive than rooms with shared one, but the gap may differ considering the dates and number of available rooms.
Hostal Sol y K Facilities
Wifi and Internet:
done Free internet in all the rooms
AC and heating:
priority_high There is heating in the winter, but in summer the air conditioning is inactive
done there is an elevator
Balcony and Garden:
priority_high Balcony / terrace in some of the rooms
done Apartments are cleaned and provided with fresh linens and towels every day