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Sudamericana Hostal

Paseo del Prado 12, 28014 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #272 of 325 Specialty lodging in Madrid
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Valladolid, Spain
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Well I never got in. While reserving the room it says approximate time of arrival. Approximate means when a person thinks they will be there not your room will be given away. Had I known this I would have given a safer time. When we arrived there was 3 girls waiting and no one to help them. We waited with... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

This is definitely not a high-class hotel, but still I was very impressed. We decided last minute to spend a week in Madrid, and I booked the hostel online just a few hours before check in. We called the hostel to let them know we were there, and from there everything went very smoothly. As they state on the web... More

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Baku, Azerbaijan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

I arrived in Paseo del Prado to be told that next day I will have to move my bags to another location. The room I was given in Paseo del Prado had no heating and it was winter. The room I moved to next day had no heating either but was warmer because it was very small, I gather. There... More

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Due to delays with our flight we were late arriving at the hostel. The hostel is located within a residential building, and finding it was difficult. The fact that the staff can't speak english (which the websites said they could) and the fact I only speak pigeon spanish made getting into the building awkward. once we got into the hostal... More

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Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

It is the WORST HOSTEL, we ever saw.. NEVER GO THERE!!!!!!!!! Our story: We made a reservation 2 weeks before we arrived. They sent back a registration e-mail, with the following details: -CHECK IN will be in an another hostel (5 minutes walk) -CHECK IN TIME: 14-23. (if its not good, please phone to the hostel) In this moment we... More

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Alicante, Spain
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2011

Well what can I say.I arrived late due to problems with ALSA (ANOTHER STORY) We phone the hostel to say so.We arrived at 23.20 instead of 15.00.The boss with the beard & sun glasses was there.AND I could not of seen a nicer man! He was polite and helped us no end.Yes it is basic (what do you expect for... More

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Innsbruck, Austria
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

As we were arriving late, my boyfriend called the hostel and informed them that our approximate time of arrival will be 01.00 am. As we arrived to the door, we rang the bell, but there was no answer. We called the hostal, and the person literally yelled in the phone that we are not supposed to ring the door bell... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2011

It is amusing in hindsight that places like this manage to survive. It was an extremely weird setup and I'm not normally a fussy traveller at all. I wanted to go against the grain and give this place a positive review but simply can't bring myself to do it. There are lots of other hostels around, I strongly recommend checking... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2010

I only stayed 1 night, but found Sudamericana to be more than adequate for the price. I was not expecting much given the reviews I read but was pleasantly surprised. Maybe the management has improved? I did notice that there was a sign posted saying that the hotel had received official compliants. Anyways, I wandered into the Paseo del Prado... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2010

things just kept going wrong. I didn't read any of these reviews until after I had booked the room - a single with shared bathroom for 19€. When I arrived I was expecting something weird; indeed the owner called me five minutes after my check-in time to ask where I was. When I got to the hostel (which is in... More

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Also Known As:
Sudamericana Hostal Hotel Madrid
Sudamericana Hostal Hotel
Address: Paseo del Prado 12, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro , Cortes / Plaza Santa Ana
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Ranked #272 of 325 Specialty lodging in Madrid
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