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Hostal Dolcevita

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   C/ San Bartolome 4 | Esquina con calle de San Marcos, 28004 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #24 of 342 Specialty Lodging in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Highly recommended. I stayed 4 nights in cute single ensuite room. The window doesn't face the main street, so I didn't notice so much noise. Good location with many bars and restaurants, near metro station, so you can get to main attractions really fast. Regarding the staff, people there are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast includes not only sweet bread... More

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Porto, Porto, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love the Hostal Dolcevita!! Great location, Friendly staff, Magic terrace, Charming, Good breakfast. Many bars,restaurants and supermarkets close. FUNNY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the hostel 3 nughts and it was overall a good experience. The room was very clean, staff was helpfull, location is indeed amazing - just in the center of everything in Madrid. However we experienced some serious drawbacks of our choice - the hostel is ob an extremely noisy street, we could sleep only with windows tightly... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The location is really really good, right in the middle of nightlife district Chueca. It is also only a few blocks from the shopping street "Gran Via." From both "Gran Via" and "Chueca" metro stations, you can get access to many parts of Madrid easily. It is also only two blocks from Mercado San Anton, where there is a gourmet... More

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Montreal, Canada
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I stayed 3 consecutive nights at Hostal Dolce Vita as a solo traveler. You'll find below the impressions on my stay. Negative : First, when i booked via hotels.com, i asked for a room on the top floor but upon arriving the hostal didn’t get the original request. So i got a room on the 3rd floor (309) which was... More

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Belgium
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

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.

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London, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

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.

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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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.

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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

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Boulder, Colorado
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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

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Address: C/ San Bartolome 4 | Esquina con calle de San Marcos, 28004 Madrid, Spain
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Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostal Dolcevita 2.5*
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