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Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I just spent an amazing we with my friends in Madrid! The hostal location is just perfect, the rooms are clean and the service is great! Just a bit noisy but definitely very good value for money. Enri

Thank Enrica T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Great choice! Location is fabulous if you want to use it as a base. Seconds from Sol, minutes from Plaza Mayor. Staff are genial and helpful. My room (210) was small but had everything you would need (including TV, air con and a hairdryer) and was really nicely decorated and furnished. Very comfortable and very, very clean. Other reviews have...

Thank J0H99
Springfield, Illinois
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Centrally located. Old building with lots of charm. Safe and clean. Certainly not a cookie cutter property. Every room is different. Furnishings are a cross between old and Ikea-ish. Comfortable. Just a couple of blocks from both Puerto del Sol and Plaza Mayor. Beautiful old wood work and elevator. Reasonable prices. Americans - pack a few washcloths and hand towels...

3Thank Dawnie_Bird
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Hostal Madrid is very cozy and located in a great area very close to Plaza Del Sol. My room was for a solo traveler and was pretty small but had everything I needed. Despite of the central location it was very quiet. The staff was helpful and accommodating.

Thank Marianna N
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

I found the wifi to be terrible. You are paying for the location because you are literally right in Sol. However I stayed here for over a month (I'm a student) and I found the wifi to be terrible. There is only 1 router per floor so the range is poor and everyone on the floor is using the same...

2Thank jlevitan
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 October 2015

This hostel has a very good location and this is a main point why I chose it. Otherwise - not too friendly, not to concerned, not too helpful besides very restricted - no friends...coming before 10 pm otherwise you need to ring and wait for somebody to open the door....no way!

Thank Evana S
Syracuse, Italy
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I stayed in this nice hotel last year with my sister for 3 nights. People at the reception were nice and they gave us internet passwords and checkin even if we arrived very late at night. The room was super nice with stone style, comfortable and clean. Super central and not too noisy

Thank Federica I
San Diego, California
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Location! Location! Location! This little find is in the middle of the action and super cheap. I got a small basic room which was perfect. Front desk was helpful and friendly and had great recommendations for eateries. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank 411jeanett
Reviewed 16 July 2015

An excellent hotel in a superb location. Upon arrival we were upgraded to an apartment which was extremely clean and contained everything we needed. The staff are very friendly and helpful and you could not pick a better place to explore madrid.

Thank John P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Great and generous place, kind and helpful staff and an amazing location. Somehow in thimble of everything yet still quiet and comfy for sleep. The place we stay had such an amazing view and was quick access to the heart of Madrid.

1Thank Thomas Q

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Staying in Centro

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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street performers, colorful lights, window shopping, restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a collection of plazas interconnected by a network of side streets. Some of these side streets are wide pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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Additional Information about Hostal Madrid

Address: Calle Esparteros 6, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
Price Range: RM230 - RM618 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hostal Madrid 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“The apartment's balcony has a great view of surrounding rooftops”
 of 5 bubbles sarahrW7716NL, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Do not get apartment rooms. Reserve regular rooms on the building with the lobby of the hostel.”
 of 5 bubbles sabathedog, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“best location, cheap, clean, friendly”
 of 5 bubbles ElinMR, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I appreciated our third floor room with the external pully clothes line.”
 of 5 bubbles Moombee, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Think rooms at front might be very noisy until quite late; there's a big McDonald's on the corner.”
  • How cute is this room? April 2016
 of 5 bubbles J0H99, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
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