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Hostal Esmeralda

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 20 February 2017

An ideal place to stay in Madrid. Nice host, very central, close to metro, surrounded by restuarants, clean room, towels changed daily and reception open 24 hours. Using this hostal as base one can visit the main highlights of Madrid just be walking to them - Plaza Mayor, Cathedral, King's Palace, Prado Musuem etc. Not to mention that the main...

Thank Carm F
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This was our second visit to this hotel. A small good value hotel. Excelent location (close to Puerta del Sol) & friendly staff. Good value fot your money.24 hour reception. Everything is clean, the towels are changed every day.

Thank Vilen I
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Stayed here end of October last for 3 nights. It's the perfect location for exploring the city. Staff were great. 24 hour reception is exactly what you need in Madrid! Returning for a visit in June and can't wait.

Thank CarrieD29
Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 18 November 2015

This hostel is simply perfect. Perfect location just 100m from Puerta de Sol. Small rooms, but you have everithing, and in Madrid nobody spent much time in a room. Everything is clean, the towels are changed every day. Staff is extremly nice and helpfull. 300m around there are many good restaurants. If you are looking for a cheap, but good...

2Thank Bozidar K
Reviewed 15 October 2015

A small good value hotel on the 2nd floor of an easily located building just off Sol. Although the rooms are small, they are very clean , comfortable and functional. the staff are friendly and helpful and there are a wide range of resturants and cafes nearby. A good choice for a one night stop.

Thank penname1
New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 August 2015

My wife and I were in Madrid for a few days in April and we enjoyed our stay at Hostal Esmeralda. Aside that it is very central (literally around the corner from Puerta del Sol), it was also very clean! Definitely recommend it! Would stay there again!

1Thank JayR10
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Perfect position and great hospitality. These are the main characteristics of this little hotel, placed in the middle of the awesome madrilena movida, just next to Puerta del Sol. Also the price is very reasonable!

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 31 January 2015

Great little Hostal just by Puerta del Sol. Close to everything, tour bus passes. Plenty of shops, bars, restaurants. Expected some street noise at night, but was not much. Rooms are lovely and clean, warm and comfy. Recommended.

Thank jenny F
Reviewed 20 August 2014

The major plus side of this little hotel is that it is smack bang in the middle of the city. Pretty much 5 mins walk from the Puerta del Sol metro. It is surrounded by tons of activity day and night. Street performers are there day and night by the metro, whilst there are streets of restaurants within minutes walking....

2Thank ckwl
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

I'm not a light sleeper and the late night party-ers did not bother me too much, but I could NOT sleep through the trash can band that seemed to go on for hours and woke me up way too early Wednesday morning. On the plus side, great central location neighboring a Dunkin Donuts and Museo Del Jamon. As a tourist,...

1Thank sofa55

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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 Esmeralda

Address: Calle Victoria n 0 1 20 Piso, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro , Sol
Price Range: ₹ 3,309 - ₹ 6,293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal Esmeralda 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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“phone before arriving to avoid double booking and ensure your room is available”
carm250753, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all rooms seemed the same, they're all on a hallway on the same floor with the reception.”
ruluca, 14 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Try to avoid the rooms the rooms that are on the street the noise coming for the tapas bar all over never stop. Ask for an inside room!”
bj8plus, 8 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Dont let them give you the ones that are on the left corner from the reception: 214, 215, 216”
Pandrea_890, 29 May 2012 | Read review
“when making your reservation provide your request they will do their best to accommodate.”
gabyj_12, 19 Apr 2012 | Read review
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