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Tijcal II Hostal Madrid

C/ Cruz 26, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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Tijcal II Hostal Madrid
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Ranked #338 of 453 Hotels in Madrid
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The bedrooms are very small, the walls dirty and the bathroom is minuscule. Staff is nice but they charge your credit card before the check out and without noticing the guest. The unique nice thing is the location.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Just ok. To loud at night. No baby cot. Not for families. Tried to get hot water for baby's milk but it was impossible. Toilet looks bad. Was afraid to take shower. Good for some1 who really wants to save money n sleep wherever.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

At first, it was pretty good, however in the end of the second day we found a Big BUGG inside of the bathroom. We changed the room, but we had to asked for.. However, The location is very good as well the breakfast. The AC was 6.00€ per night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

On arriving here I was slightly skeptical that I had chosen correctly. However, as my stay here was to be short and most of the time I would be out and about it served it's purpose very well. The room that I had was very compact, to say the least , but it was comfortable and also surprisingly quiet given... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I think this as a good choice for those on a budget: the location is quite close to Puerta del Sol and Plaza Major and within walking distance of the major museums. The bed was comfortable and all rooms are en suite.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Considering the price I paid, the hotel is OK. I must say that the rooms are quite small, and in the summer can be very hot considering that the air conditioner is additional. Is very close to the center, too bad there are prostitutes around the zone...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

For a hostel of this price we were very happy with our stay at Tijcal II in Madrid. The location was fabulous and the room was clean with everything you need. Take note that air conditioning is €6 extra per night - as you'll need to take this option in the summer! We needed to access the public car park... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Exit the station Sol and 7 min walk to the hostel. The hostel is on the 2nd floor where the reception, and rooms on the third floor. There are many, however, this is a hostel, but have their own bathroom, the room was clean, small, slightly larger than the bed, the bathroom is small, but it's warm and we slept... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

Very clean Hostal in the heart of Madrid. 2 minutes walk from Sol Metro station. Lots of Tapas Bars around the Hostal. Great security with locked doors etc. Don't be duped into making use of the 10% discount if you eat at "their" restaurant as the food quality is not very good. They pride themselves on authentic Argentinian Beef, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

The rooms are tiny and lack natural air flow, but it's not all that bad considering the price and its situation in the best part of Madrid, close to many attractions and transportation. I don't really like the fact that they charge you for the use of the air conditioning -Madrid, as you can see if you arrive by airplane,... More 

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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street performers, colorful lights, window shopping, restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a collection of plazas interconnected by a network of side streets. Some of these side streets are wide pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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