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Hostal Santillan

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Calle Gran Via, 64. 8 floor, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Very good value for money. Really clean and looks recently renoveted. Our room was facing Gran Via on 5th floor, but we weren't bothered by street noise. Plenty of restaurant nearby, and very close to 3 metro stops.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Very reasonable hostel right on Gran Via! The room was of a good size although the bathroom was a bit small but what's important is that both were very, very clean! Great restaurants all around the area, never have to go far for a good meal. Location is central so we basically walked to most of Madrid's attractions then took... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I receive hospitality and found good attitude towards tourists. Clean rooms and confortable bed. From this place you can walk through La Gran Via or take the next Metro Station. If you have going to have a short stay in Madrid and then move to other cities this place is a good choice.

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Montréal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time. The wifi was a bit weak. And some host didnt knew what the word "class" meant but overrall, it was a nice experience. The location cannot be better . Everything is near. So for the price, nice spot

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Great location, clean and offers everything you need for a short stay in Madrid. Close to main attractions, metro, parks, El Corte Ingles. Try not to get the rooms by the reception, there is a bit of noise, or get one on the back side so you dont hear the elevator. Other than that was perfect for my short stay... More 

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Castelo Branco, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Hostal Santillan was a very good discovery in Madrid. Located in the Gran Vía Madrileña, this hostal is very convenient because it is close to everything: restaurants, bars, stores, transports, attractions... The building where it is located is very beautiful, and everything was immaculately restored. The price was good for what it offers and even the fact that there was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Excellent Location, it's possible to visit madrid by foot, and there are many options of public transport if you prefer. The service is very good, so as the hygiene conditions. Nice stuff. There were no noise. I strongly recommend this hostel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

stayed there only for a night, nice location,though the sign board on street face is bit too small. English for the host far was not so good, but it didn't hamper much. Nice eateries around offering some real good breakfast deals. Though they call it a hostel, its more of a hotel including the cost. Average because of its price.

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Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This hostal is very central, what allows visiting madrid by foot. Good infrastructure at all levels, with two lifts. Good hygiene conditions. The whole service is very good for an hostal. No noise or trouble with other people in hostal.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Stayed 2 nights in November, solo female traveller. Booked a Double Room with private bathroom. paid 50 Euros a night. Although it is technically a hostel, this place functioned more like a hotel. I wasn't informed of any area where guests could socialise, or of common pantry like many hostels have. My room was one level up from the reception,... More 

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