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Hostal Aresol

C/ Arenal n 6 - 3rd floor, 28013 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #45 of 340 Specialty lodging in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I have already stayed in this hostel three times, and surely I will book this place for every visit in Madrid in the future. Ideally located, only one minute walk from metro Sol, I can drop at any moment after shopping or eating or visiting, to take a little pause. As located just next to very touristic Puerta del Sol,... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012 via mobile

Perfectly located hostel in the city center. Staff is ok, not too friendly but helpful. the room is not too big, but very clean. since this is a walking area, its quite loud during the night, but this is its olny disadvantage. highly recommended!

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

This hotel is located right in the heart of Madrid, literally around the corner from the central square Puerta del Sol. The location is absolutely perfect! You have all the sights, shops, restaurants, bars etc. right there on the street. The downside is that all the noise from the street comes right to your bedroom and during the night the... More

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Augsburg, Germany
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38 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

I travel to Madrid quite frequently and am always on the look-out for affordable accommodation around the Puerta del Sol, right in the heart of the bustling city. While looking for a place I stumbled across the Hostal Aresol and decided to give it a try - and certainly don´t regret it. It is located roughly 50 meters from Puerta... More

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Filottrano, Italy
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

I stayed here for 5 days in November and I enjoyed it. The hostal in CENTRAL (very, very close to Sol tube station) and CLEAN but basic and simple. We had a room with private bath and the laundry changed every day. No breakfast is served (actually, there's no provided room for the breakfast). But an automatic coffee machine is... More

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mumbai
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16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

The hotel is situated centrally, very close to the Sol Subway Station of Madrid. The room was very clean and comfortable. The lady who stays on the premises was very helpful and available even at late night when we checked in. She even assisted me in booking transport for the Airport. It is situated on the pedestrian street and hence... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2009

This place is centrally located and the room was a good size and the bathroom too. It was also great that there was air-conditioning. But the Receptionist/owner whoever she was, well, she was horrible. She had a bad attitude from the moment I arrived! She was so unfriendly I couldn't believe it! She just seemed annoyed to be dealing with... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2008

As soon as we opened the front door, we stepped into an unfinished hall with bags of cement and sand and tools everywhere..The elevator didn't work so we had to walk to the 4th floor with our bags, in the dark because we couldn't find the light switches..First thing that was said to us was that if we made any... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2004

city central location, costless, clean, lovely room decoration, nice staff, easy acsess, nice view :) ...etc... if there is anything negative stuff about, i could say that the street, which is just in front of the hostal, is quite noisy (maybe because i stayed weekend though) but im sure i'll stay this hostel agein when i visit madrid next time.... More

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Address: C/ Arenal n 6 - 3rd floor, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro , Sol
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located only 100 yards from kilometer Zero, next to the Puerta del Sol, this is an excellent place from which to enjoy the sites of Madrid.This establishment offers simple rooms with plenty of natural light, providing guests with comfort and privacy. The hotel also has a traditional family-run atmosphere. It is in the heart of Madrid, surrounded by a rich culture and nightlife.Breakfast is served in the 5 Jotas Restaurant in the same building as the property. Its spacious rooms are very comfortable, and attention from their owners very affectionate. Is better known thanks... ... more   less 
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