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Hostal Alonso

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for luxury then this is not the place for you but you would have guest this by the price you are being asked to pay. Very convenient location, great prices, excellent base to use when being out 90% of your stay. Ladies are very friendly, hostal is very secure. Absolutely no issues with this place and...

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Region of Murcia, Spain
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I do really love that the hostel is just in the city center, close to SOL, a bit weird I might smell cigarettes everywhere. The furniture is old, but it gives any kind of charm. The only disappointing thing - hair in my bed... thought it has to be cleaned properly.

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Highly recommended if you are looking for a simple, clean, comfortable budget stay in the centre of the city. The ladies running the place are two of the most friendly people you will meet in madrid, and I mean that literally. We were here for 3 nights, in a double room with a balcony overlooking the street. The room was...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stayed here 6 days. For the price, the pro's outweighed the con's. The pro's were as such: Close to all the tourist sites, food, squares, parks, shopping and all the central action. In addition they have good Wifi, free coffee, elevator, terrace overlooking one of the streets. The ladies that run it were very helpful and kept the place...

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Thank Westley B
Italy
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Centrally located within a two minutes walking distance from Madrid's most central "sol" square, five minutes to reach the Gran Via and 10 minutes to reach any of Madrid's golden triangle of art museums. Room cleaning services is on daily basis and a very friendly staff.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Basic accommodation as you would expect at this price, but clean and run by a very nice lady who is keen to help. She speaks no English, but that's part of the fun. It is very central which means it can be noisy outside, but your are in the heart of the nightlife. Showers were a bit of a challenge,...

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Craiova, Romania
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I stayed in a single room. It was clean, big enough and right in the city center. You have sink in the room. I also stayed in other hostels in Madrid but one this was the best of them. The Wi-fi was good and the owner was friendly.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

The hostel is ideally located in central Madrid with all attractions within walking distance. The service was very friendly and the rooms were cleaned everyday. The rooms were very basic but for the money its what you expect. The only downside is that as it is central can be noisey most of the time.

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Thank James B
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

ideal situation near plaza mayor and la latina.nice old style rooms at a very reasonable price.my second time there and i will be back.no en suite but that does not bother me...bathrooms very clean and never had to wait

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Konya, Turkey
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night. The rooms are clean. It is very close to Sol. The price is reasonable. The owner/worker is very kind and helpful. The street is very active at nights so it can be noisy at nights. It is one of the best options in this area.

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Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighbourhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighbourhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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Additional Information about Hostal Alonso

Address: Calle Espoz y Mina 17, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Huertas
Price Range: ₹ 2,327 - ₹ 3,167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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“Rooms facing the street are noisy”
NoMapNoWorries, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“if noise bothers you bring ear plugs.”
196westleyb, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for street-oriented rooms if you want a really sunny bedroom”
Hoshinoumi, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Internal rooms quieter, but no view. Nice rooms with balcony and view don't have good wifi.”
joyceglasgow, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“There is a room with a small balcony. If you are a smoker it is perfect for you but at the night (also during the week) it isn't so quite.”
974RobertoR974, 15 Nov 2013 | Read review
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