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Hostal La Fontana

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on a side street to Gran via. Close to the park, museums and varios placas. The place in actually quit big, but is well disposed, so it appear very cosy. The room was nice and clean and made up daily. The shared toilet and shower was as clean as the rest and never a problem to get to. A... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

The room was cheap, small, clean and just right for us. Excellent location just steps away from the main road, transport and major attractions. Free breakfast was fine. Internet worked good. Room had a ceiling fan. Wasn't the smalled triple I ever stayed in -but close. Very helpful staff. Has an elevator too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

on the day of my arrival the receptionist of the hotel where I was supposed to stay sent me a text message informing me that they have overbook situation and they have to book me in another Hotel, so I ended up staying in Hostal La Fontana, all what I got there was, a warm welcome, express check-in, small by... More 

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Hull, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

As a short stay over hostel in central Madrid, La Fontana ticks lots of boxes. Located in Calle Valverde it is conveniently place for all of the major tourist attractions and ideal for use as an overnight base whilst train or plane hopping, with Gran Via metro station a few hundred metres stroll away. Hostel is clean, secure, comfortable and... More 

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Swanage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

The hostel was good value for a central madrid venue. Clean, warm, quiet and breakfast included. My room was small being a single and room would have been an issue if I had spent any time in there. But as purely a bed for the night and somewhere to wash and brush teeth it served a purpose. Some independant visitors... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

We stayed here from the 19th July myself and teenage son, at first thoughts I wasn't too sure as the street didn't seem to be the best choice as it was obvious ladies where plying their trade . We walked past the Hostal as the entrance was behind large wooden doors , we traced our steps back and found the... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We found this place to be clean and quiet during our stay. the photo shows a correct image of the room like we stayed. it is small but we spent most of our time out touring the city. a nice continental breakfast was offered every morning and staff was friendly and helpful. The location was right off the Gran Via... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Only location of this place was really good. Other than this it was just shocking. I will not claim to small room size and that room looked not like at photos. The main issue is that everything was very dirty and not accurate... When came time to sleep we discovered in our bed many hair and small kind of trash.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Sometimes when you look for a good hostal they tend to be lacking. Such is not the case for this hostal. Great find and value for your money. They don't have a/c but that's standard in the area. Exactly as described and as the pictures showed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Im solo traveller, like the hostal the location just walking distance to major tourist attraction plaza mayor, palace , sol n gran via metro station.. Breakfast simple but pretty enough .. Staff helpful n friendly especially Gorgy .

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Staying in Malasana

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Malasana
Hip bars and galleries, independent theaters and music venues, young people with tattoos and funky hair, narrow winding streets — this is Malasaña. Near the center, Plaza Dos de Mayo is a gathering of friends outside bars, dog owners, artists under craft tents, and creative types with notebooks and sketchpads on the plaza’s benches. It may not be as neat and tidy as many other parts of the city, but this only adds to the Malasaña edge. Shops and bars here range from hippie-crunchy to upscale trendy, and on weekends, the streets are bustling around the clock as the nightlife progresses from dinner to bar to disco to late-night food. On the west side of the neighborhood is the subdistrict called Conde Duque, named after a large pink fort in its center that has been converted into a cultural center for exhibitions and performances. Prettier yet just as edgy, this intimate corner of Malasaña is home to a young international community.
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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the center of Madrid at Nº 6 Calle Valverde, just a few meters away from the Gran Vía. The environment at the Hostel la Fontana is unrivalled, made famous the personalized treatment offered to its guests, its 24 hour security, its impeccable cleanliness and above all, for the high quality of service offered at comparatively low prices ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal La Fontana

Address: Calle Valverde 6, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Malasana
Price Range: $40 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal La Fontana 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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