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Barbieri Sol Hostel

Calle Victoria 6 piso 2, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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Ranked #50 of 342 Specialty lodging in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 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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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Barbieri Sol is a hostel with old furniture and the worst beds I slept on in years. The rooms look like they haven't been renovated in the last decades. The Security of the place is the biggest problem. The guy who had the night shift did not speak English. The area around the Place Sol is filled with drunk people.... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Lovely hostel. Very central. Bathrooms were clean, a bit small though. Has a beautiful terrace by the kitchen. However, it gets a quite noisy as Madrid is a party city, but otherwise it was great. Breakfast was included, it was very simple...

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Hobart, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is a very run down hostel. It is located on the second floor of a building just off Sol's main square. In the kitchen there are a lot of electrical cables showing or coming out of the wall into appliances. The oven didn't work, and the wifi was down when I arrived but was back up an running that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

As the name suggest Barbieri Sol Hostel is located just off Sol Plaza, in an area known for its nightlife. The hostel offers competative prices and a really good breakfast which is included in the price, however it seems to have a certain dull and lifeless feeling about it. If you are prepared to overlook this the hostel is conveniently... More

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

the hostel was very good and the best value for money! its location is ideal because you have access to everything easily and quickly (shops, restaurants, clubs and sights) very close to sol square where there is the metro stop !!! the staff was very helpful and willing to give us information! we had a good breakfast too every morning... More

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Patras, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I stayed for some days in Barbieri Sol in Madrid and i really have the best memories i could ever have. Friendly staff, nice atmosfere , nice breakfast, nice terraza and the most important thing for me was that it was situated in an area where you have very close everything you need. The best PARTY places are next to... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Each year I travel to a new location with a group of Morris Dancers, it would be true to say that we are all on the mature side but choose Hostels because they generally offer somewhere cheap and convenient to stay with basic facilities. This Hostel chosen over the internet was in a good location near to bars and restaurants... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I loved staying here! It is in the center of Madrid! The staff is incredible and the hostel so cozy !!! I think if you want a great hostel close to the center and want to get some actual sleep at night, then this is the place for you!! I enjoyed my time here and will keep coming back every... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

The location of this hostile is great, and the desk attendant was super helpful when it came to pointing us to great things to do while we were there. We got a free room upgrade while we were there because the place wasn't very crowded due to it being off season. The terrace was a great place to chill out... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

The hostel is located on a street which is lined with bars and clubs so if you are hoping to get a good nights sleep do not stay at this hostel. Awkward having the shower in the room, would be better in a shared location in the hallway. Room very simple few power points. Good value for money due to... More

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Address: Calle Victoria 6 piso 2, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid
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