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Hostal Josefina

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Had a 5 night stay there for our new year's vacations. The room is a bit small, but that was more or less expected. It was clean and warm, and the bathroom was clean and adequate. The bad part was the noise from the Gran Via, which at this time of the year is even louder because of the vacations... More 

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Reviewed 7 June 2012

Hostal had to be reached using smelly, dirty outside elevator. Desk area, however, clean, but laundered sheets and towels hanging in stairwell gave off musty oder. Receptionist didn't speak English. Room clean, but hardly large enough to move around and it had a close, musty smell. I am allergic to mold and mildew so asked how to work the advertised... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2011

Very well located, the rooms are ok, sometimes the bathroom is a bit smelly and you can hear everything that’s going on, on the other rooms. The staff is not very helpful, the breakfast is really bad, is not worthy, you have several coffees in the area. Is ok to stay for 1 or 2 days. Madrid is a beautiful... More 

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Reviewed 31 January 2010

the only 1plus is location,right near Puerta del sol and metro. all towels was almost grey,as well as pillows and other,we stayed 3days and of cource no changing ... very cold room,the bath was build right in the room,and there was no roof!!! you can hear all night people walking in coridor.the staff know only what they need,like Cash,but don't... More 

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Staying in Malasana

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Hip bars and galleries, independent theaters and music venues, young people with tattoos and funky hair, narrow winding streets — this is Malasaña. Near the center, Plaza Dos de Mayo is a gathering of friends outside bars, dog owners, artists under craft tents, and creative types with notebooks and sketchpads on the plaza’s benches. It may not be as neat and tidy as many other parts of the city, but this only adds to the Malasaña edge. Shops and bars here range from hippie-crunchy to upscale trendy, and on weekends, the streets are bustling around the clock as the nightlife progresses from dinner to bar to disco to late-night food. On the west side of the neighbourhood is the subdistrict called Conde Duque, named after a large pink fort in its center that has been converted into a cultural center for exhibitions and performances. Prettier yet just as edgy, this intimate corner of Malasaña is home to a young international community.
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Additional Information about Hostal Josefina

Address: Gran Via 44, 7th Floor, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Malasana
Price Range: RM213 - RM365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hostal Josefina 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“Ask for room facing Main Street.”
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 of 5 bubbles Juney25, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“good location, cost/quality”
 of 5 bubbles 689yuliab, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking Calle Gran Via”
 of 5 bubbles RolandoB219, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask first to see the room so you won't be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles kenamilanes, 7 Jun 2012 | Read review
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