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Hostal Prim

Calle de Prim, 15, 2a planta, 28004 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #69 of 235 Madrid B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The hostal is good located, near the centre, bus and metro stop. The room/ bathroom was very small and would profit from some renovation. But they tried to keep it clean and for the price it was fine. You can hear the neighbouring bathroom and guests, but for low budget it's ok.

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Westfield, New Jersey
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I thought I rated this 5 stars by my first review. some how it posted 1 star which was an error. tripadvisor doesn't allow you to correct a posting, you have to wait 3 months to post another one, so here I am. however my first post description indeed praised this hotel. location and price is worth staying here. I... More

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Westfield, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

it was clean and location was perfect. the airport bus stops about 2 blocks away. the subway/metro 2 blocks away and train system called Cercanias has station called Recoletos 1/2 a block away. from Recoletos a short trip to train stations Atocha or Chamartin all mass transit is easy, clean and close. The free wifi is weak so we used... More

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Sassari, Italy
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87 reviews 87 reviews
56 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Hostal Prim was a great surprise. I must admit i was a little skeptical before booking a Hostal , ( never been in one before) , but its good price and location near Plaza de Cibeles , start line of the Madrid half marathon I was running, made me choose it. And it was a great choice. The hostel is... More

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Madrid, Spain
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

I had to stay in this "posada" for a couple of nights due to force majeure and as a former serviceman, I am used to sleep anywhere. The rooms are quite small and the bathroom, at least in my room was like a section of my closet. Nonetheless, the rooms are spic-and-span and very quiet, no rowdiness a conservative, reasonable... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

In a privileged area in the center of Madrid, came across the Hostal Prim, was one of the best surprises of Madrid, a budget place but with characteristics of many hotels I visited in Rome, Paris, London or New York, has a fantastic value for money, the room had bathroom, LCD TV, AC, mini-fridge, microwave, safe box, hairdryer, free WIFI... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Recommended public transportation from the airport: On the EasyJet flight we bought the Tourist Transport Season Ticket Voucher for 3 calendar days that was valid in zone A. This pass gives you unlimited use of all forms of public transport in Madrid. It cost us 17 Euros. We then exchanged the voucher at the “Metro Madrid Customer Service Desk“ at... More

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Soquel, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

After reading such glowing reviews, it was a terrible disappointment to stay at Hostal Prim. The day shift and night shift managers were sullen & withdrawn, not helpful at all with questions. The room was adequate, but the window opened up into a shared, dark, ugly shaft with many other floors of homes/business/not sure what. Heard piano practicing all night,... More

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Milpitas, California
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168 reviews 168 reviews
49 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

I needed a room close to the Rock n Roll Madrid Marathon start line at Plaza de Colon. This hostal was about .3 miles away from the start line. I made a reservation directly on the hostal's website for our stay. The people at the hotel spoke English. Credit cards are accepted as payment. In addition, you get a set... More

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London,England
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26 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Walking distance of all main attractions. Four stops on RENFE from airport T4. Handy for the two main rail stations. Clean, comfortable.Very quiet, Very secure- three keys to gain access to room. Nice, respectable area round corner from Cafe Gijon & Recoletos RENFE station. Room 5 ground floor. Large, frosted window on to internal yard.TV,fridge and microwave. No kettle or... More

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Address: Calle de Prim, 15, 2a planta, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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