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Cat's Hostel

Canizares 6, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a great time staying at cat's hostel Madrid! It's a very clean place and the common area looks beautiful! They offered lots of activities and I met a lot of great people in the free walking tour! I also loved the pub crawl they offered every night, it was so much fun! It's the perfect place to stay... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Madrid is known for its nightlife. Cat's Hostel maximizes your enjoyment of that nightlife. There are pub crawls every night, a cheap bar running from around 7:30pm until 1:00am, and TONS of people. The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful and encourage you to participate in hostel activities (pub crawls, tapas tours, etc). The plaza/terrace area was relatively quiet despite... More 

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Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The trekking with Marko was something not to miss! A beautifull walk into the rocky mountains, enjoying the silence of the balanced nature and sipping a beer while taking a cool dip in the river. The tapas tour was the big bang of Spanish food! Stuffing yourself with various flavours(not for veggies) and drinking beer, cider and wine out of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is, as advertised, a party hostel. Sleep quality / room: I stayed in a 4x male dorm. It was directly across from the male bathroom, so while I could hear some showers running and late-night revelry, for the most part the noise level was not bad. I got great sleep during my two nights here. The beds are neither... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved it here. I stayed here for three nights, which is long enough that I usually tire of a hostel. But the riad-like hostel is gorgeous in its own right, close to pretty much everything you'd want in Madrid and has a two-story bar with cheap food and drinks. The WiFi is good, bathrooms were fine, and the beds... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hostel however, if you want a quiet night with kind receptionists this is not the place to stay. However if you're keen to meet a lot of people and have a big night out in the town, cats hostel will be perfect.

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The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In summary, this hostel is absolutely great and I would absolutely and definitely recommend it to any young traveller who does not mind a good party! Location: Perfect, very close (walking distance) to typical spots such as Plaza del Sol and Plaza Mayor. Also more or less inbetween two metro stops (Antón Martín and Tirso de Molina), ideal if you... More 

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Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing Arabian decor! I just love it! Good location, confortable beds, and super friendly environment. It`s definitely a party hostel where you`ll have lots of fun. I´ve stayed there twice already and would love to visit again.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I have to say that i understand that when you get 100 brainless travellers coming in and out everyday, it must be difficult to keep your cool. But when my little 'buzz-in' key didn't work in my room on the 2nd floor. I had to go back down stairs and ask for help (someone should have come with me in... More 

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Lier, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This hostel is advertised as a party hostel and that's exactly what you get. There are events every day/night which you can participate in and get to meet loads of people. Staff: The ones I've met were very friendly and helpful. Rooms: At times they could be a bit stuffy and warm, but you could always ask the staff to... More 

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