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    Hostal Ballesta

    Calle Ballesta 5, 28004 Madrid, Spain
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice size room (Room 102). Nice staff. Relatively clean room. Convenient location. The staff also doesn't bother visitors if you're having friends visit (like many hotels in Spain do). The "working girls" outside the hotel are harmless and it's really not a sketchy location regardless...More

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    Thank William J
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great location. A little noisy outside sometimes but that doesn't bother me. Room was pretty clean overall and spacious (room 102). Reception doesn't bother you or your guests so that's also a good thing. Great, reliable wifi service. I'll stay here again and again when...More

    Thank WJacobsGA
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel was really difficult to find in a small street poorly marked. I would not recommend this hotel as you need to walk past 'street girls' up and down the street and at the door . Across the road is Club 69! Close by...More

    Thank ros_palmer
    Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

    Really enjoyed our trip to Madrid and staying at Hotel Ballesta. We knew it would be a basic hotel with the ladies in the street but it didn't bother us. Free safe in the room and we had a very quiet room with great Wifi...More

    Thank Hyygh
    Response from HSBallesta, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 9 June 2017

    Dear Hyygh Thank you for your time and comments We hope to see you again by the hostel regards, Patricia Carrasco

    Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

    First of all my room smelled. There was no proper bedding only thin blanket and one small pillow. Coffe aviable from vending mashine. Payed extra ofcource. Totally not worth the 100 eur I paid. It's not the best location all though it's centre. I was...More

    Thank Halina P
    Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 30 May 2017

    dear Halina: All the beds have sheet and the thin blanket, and if you need another pillow, just had to ask for it in reception or at the staff we apologised that yo didn´t like the people on the street, but we cannot control it....More

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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$47 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #26 Best Value Hotel in Madrid
    • #89 Family Hotel in Madrid
    • #98 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Community of Madrid >
    • Madrid >
    • Malasana
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    • Hostal Ballesta Hotel Madrid
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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
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    Diana G
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from Ballesta5 | Property representative |
    Transfer costs from 19.95€ for 2 people. Best Regards, Claudia Carrasco HOSTAL BALLESTA
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    Denise T
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from Denise T | Reviewed this property |
    I think the hotel should just be honest
    Room Tips
    "Room 102 is very spacious."
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    "Room 102 was pretty big, especially for a room in Spain."
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    "Do not choose a front facing room night club opposite lucky it wasn't open when we stayed as the hotel is..."
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    "All rooms are pretty good and sound proofing is very effective."
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