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Hostal Stella

Gran Via, 44, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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Poznan, Poland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

The hostal cancelled our booking without any notice or explanation. We discovered that knocking their doors! In addition nobody spoke English. The reservation site representative contacted them directly to get any explanation - the same result. If you book them make sure you have another place to stay or a tent.

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Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

The view from our room was AMAZING just checked the picture. Place is very clean, spacious and the staff are very friendly. The room we got looked out onto Callao Plaza which is a stunnign sight at night. The room was also a very cheap rate considering where it is situated.

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Zielona Gora, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Nice hostel in very good location. The room was small but clean and the hostel is rather old but it is worth of its price. Very good place for people that like to stay in the city center and do not have high requirements.

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moscow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

it was really cheap,we got an apartment for 4,for only 30 euros for 1 night,which costs only 7.5 euros per person.the hotel was really great,with all the amenities mentioned. the location was also great,its really central. i would really recommend this hotel!

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qawra
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Avoid this hostal. Its dirty, and the staff are very rude. It is probably the worst hostal i ever visited.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

we stayed two nights at hostal stella and we liked it. the hostal has excellent location (CALLAO). it was basic but very CLEAN. i would recommend it if you are looking for somewhere cheap and in the centre.

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entropicp
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2010

First off the room has no air conditioning, which is intolerable in the 35C+ of the Madrid summer. The "ensuite bathroom" was a partition from the room that was so tiny you couldn't sit on the toilet seat and a cheap sliding door with a gap in it.Also it didn't have proper plumbing so you have to throw your used... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2010

We stayed here for three nights in June 2010. During our trip to Spain we stayed in a dozen or so hostels and Hostal Stella was certainly one of the best. Our room was comfortable, clean and stylishly decorated. Obviously the Gran Via, on which the hostel is located, is a very lively street and some noise did travel to... More 

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wien
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2009

our room was rly clean,but the toilet/bathroom was a joke! it was v tiny and the walls didnt even reach the roof... the hostal's on the 5th floor and the elevator's a bit creepy, thats why we didnt use it! its a good place to live if u wanna go out partying but dont stay there if u need enough... More 

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Eindhoven
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2009

We have a fantastic stay at Hostel Stella.

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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 neighborhood 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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