Best flea markets in Barcelona recomended by Itaca Hostel
Specially for the ones who like to find second hand or original designers
Some people like to buy their clothes from H&M or Zara and their furniture from Ikea. But if you like your style unique and your home quirky or you just love a bargain, then flea markets are an alternative.
Itaca Hostel Barcelona also believes in the need to make a change towards a more responsible use of resources. Second-hand markets, either those selling or swapping are a perfect example of the rule of the three Rs (Reduce, re-use and recycle) and also allow us to find cheap, different and ecological things, Reusing objects can only be good for our environment.
From Itaca Hostel Barcelona you can easily get to some of them walking, for example:
Best flea markets in Barcelona
Encants flea Market:
This is the oldest market in Europe and the biggest in Barcelona. You can find all kinds of items here, from antique sofas to vintage clothes. It is situated in a huge open-air space that has been recently renovated to add a beautiful roof . There are a wide variety of food stalls there also to give you a break from the bargain hunting! You can also take the red line Metro from Urquinaona getting off at Glories stop leaving you right next to the market. It is open on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
Drassanes Flea Market:
Very close to Itaca Hostel Barcelona this flea market is just a ten minute walk away located behind the Maritime Museum at the bottom of the Ramblas. It takes place from mid-morning until around seven in the evening on Sundays and is a good opportunity to pick up some second-hand clothing and accessories.
Sant Antoni Market:
This market takes place every Sunday in the Sant Antoni market, just a fifteen minute walk from Itaca Hostel Barcelona. It is one of the biggest, most important and emblematic markets of Barcelona. It is a second-hand market specializing in antiques and collectables- Books, stamps, badges, stickers, posters, comics and much more.
Itaca Hostel Barcelona invites you to explore and enjoy these markets during your stay with us.