We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 327 Madrid accommodations

Hostal Dolcevita

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   C/ San Bartolome 4 | Esquina con calle de San Marcos, 28004 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Hostal Dolcevita to your Saves list
Hostal Dolcevita
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Booking.com budgetplaces.com Hostelworld.com
and 2 more sites!
Write a Review

76 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    29
    25
    10
    4
    8
See reviews for
3
26
23
8
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Belgium
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At 36€/night for a double including bf: excellent deal. The only negative was: the bf: sweet, cheap cakes + some crackers and jam, not what a Belgian is used to for bf :-) But again, at 36: you can't go wrong with this one.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in here for 4 nights, the room and hotel was comfortable and decorated with a lot of character. Everything was clean and comfortable. Great location and a great price. The staff spoke little English but were friendly and helpful regardless. The breakfast left a lot to be desired. Overall a great stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Guatemala City, Guatemala
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I Stayed 4 Nights In A Double Bed. Great Location, Really Good Service And It's Perfect If You Travel With Your Couple... Had An Amazing Time In Madrid! And The Best Part Is That Its Affordable And There's A Lot Of Restaurants Near The Hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madrid, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

The hostel has a rooftop terrace, which was beautiful! There are potted plants everywhere, and it offers a great view. Madrid generally has great weather, so my boyfriend and I were able to have breakfast up there several times (even in November). The staff is very friendly and willing to help. The hostel is less than a 5-minute walk from... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boulder, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

There is a rooftop terrace, it is amazing! I think it is one of the best views in Madrid, and you can use it for free. Dolcevita falls somewhere between a hostal and a hotel. It offers the budget friendly accommodation of a hostel, but you get your own beautifully decorated room. I stayed there for more than a week,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I stayed 3 nights, in a single bed with shared bath and had a nice experience. The walk up the stairs would be difficult if you had a lot of luggage (I did not). The room was charming, clean, and had a cute little balcony overlooking the street. The staff was very friendly, and helpful, and it felt secure. They... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

colorful rooms, internet, confy bad. Reception 24hrs a day. It's a very friendly place. Didn't want to live, I felt like at home!!! It's not far from Plaza del Sol, in the CHUECA area. Great experience! If I'll ever go back to Mdrid, I'll book a room again! (nb: it's located on the 4th floor and there is no lift!)... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Tijuana, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

We are a couple, and we visited the dolce vita hostel, and I would like to know everybody that is dirty!!!! NOT RECOMENED! and rude personal service!!! and my bed was dirty, I guess was used from somebody else and it doesn't clean it before my use. Was missing 2 pants of my bags!!!!!!... (my favourites) :(

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
England
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

I stayed here for only 1 night and was pleasantly surprised by how well I slept and how nice the facilities were considering it was so cheap. It's true that it's on the 2nd floor and there is no lift, so if you have a big suitcase then maybe this isn't the place for you. My single room had 3... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Seville, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

My stay at Dolcevita was great! The room 407, where I stayed, is this cute, cozy challet-like bedroom with private bathroom, with a romantic decoration. The hostal is located in one of the coolest neighbourhoods in Madrid - Chueca - with walking distance to all the main touristic sites, as well as tapa bars, restaurants, etc. The Staff was very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Hostal Dolcevita? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hostal Dolcevita

Also Known As:
Hostal Dolcevita Hotel Madrid
Hostal Dolcevita Hotel
Address: C/ San Bartolome 4 | Esquina con calle de San Marcos, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Phone Number:
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #24 of 327 Specialty lodging in Madrid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostal Dolcevita 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Relax in the chirpy bedrooms of the Dolce Vita. Bright colours will lift your mood and quirky lamps mounted on the walls will create a warm, tinted glow. Corridors are illuminated with heart-shaped lights and the impressive staircase is adorned with fresh plants. The Dolce Vita is housed within a building typical of Madrid with wooden beams, attractive sloped ceilings, floor-length French windows and pretty balconies overlooking the streets. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Budget Places, HostelWorld, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Hostal Dolcevita reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Hostal Dolcevita, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.