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The River Hostel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hostel is right in the city center. A direct bus goes from there to the beach. The hostel is very clean. The stuff is super friendly and helpful and fun. The atmosphere is awesome. If I ever go again to Valencia, I definitely know where to stay!!!

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Saint-Constant, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 5 nights and it was too much. They ask a deposit for everything: 5 euros for a towel, 8 + 50 euros deposit for a BIKE! Lots of people in one room, almost impossible to sleep. The hostel also played loud music until 4AM. Located near a big park; lots of festival and concerts, loud music until 1AM.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good hostel, clean rooms, cool atmosphere and bar open 24/7 with decent prices! The staff really helpfull. Location 5 mins from Valencia Cathedral of holly grail. Best value for money in Valencia if you are single traveler! Each day some out of place activities like city tour or bar crawl- worth joining too!

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Valencian Country, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed there in May. It's one of the most beautiful hostels I've ever stayed in (if not the best one!!!) Staff are great, rooms are very spacious with your own locker to store your baggage and it's within walking distance to the center!!! They also do lots of activities (paella class, karaoke, spanish class, flamenco class etc) and it's... More 

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River H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The River Hostel, responded to this review

Dear client, Thank you so much for your comment. We are glad that you had nice stay with us. Best regards, Ivan The River Hostel More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, clean and friendly. I've been there for few nights, it was hard to rent a bike in the hostel at the beginning but we found a solution. They organize activities but I didn't took advance of it. They have just one pc and it was always busy! I recommend it!

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River H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The River Hostel, responded to this review

Dear client, Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad that you had nice stay with us. Best regards, Ivan The River Hostel More 

Dusseldorf, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

It's a really nice hostel, just the smell of the streets is not good! The stuff is very friendly and you have a good breakfast. Typical Spanish. The bathrooms are very clean and it's really safe here. It's in the city centre and you have a metro station close to the hostel

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

When I walked up to this hostel I thought I'd got the wrong place as it looked too nice to be a hostel. It is situated in a lovely old building but has been done up really nicely. There is great space to hang out in, a bar, good sized kitchen & everything you need. Great location too, with everything... More 

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River H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The River Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Sophie, Thank you so much for your comment and your recommendations. Now we are proud to announce that every day we have one activity. We hope to see you again and that you stay longer, as you said. :) Best regards, Ivan The River Hostel More 

Valencian Country, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The best hostel in Valencia!!! Big rooms, great staff, big buffet with a lot of variety of food and it's perfectly located. The common area is also very big and they have some board games too!! They have great activities (the paella course for 14 euros with all you can drink sangria is amazing! And the paella is delicious!!!)Will definitely... More 

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River H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The River Hostel, responded to this review

Dear client, Thank you very much for your comment and for your recommendations. We are glad that you enjoyed your staying with us. Best regards, Ivan The River Hostel More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We stayed there for a night. We got an upgrade to a room (we had booked mixed dorm). This place was in a pretty nice building and in an area nearby to the biggest attractions. The place was quite lively with a huge kitchen and eating place. It had cafe of its own. The staff was friendly. It had neat... More 

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River H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The River Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Rohit, Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad that you got an upgrade and that you liked your staying with us. Sorry abut the noise that came from the road next to us. Best regards, Ivan The River Hostel More 

Valencian Country, Spain
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

I do not leave negative feedback without giveing a business a second chance. I did not have the best of experience at The River Hostel on my first stay and the second stay was even worse. The Hostel is more somewhere you stay for a night or 2 and is not really a backpackers or a travelers hostel. It is... More 

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River H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The River Hostel, responded to this review

Dear client, We are so sorry that you had to suffer all that you mentioned in your review. However, thank you very much for pointing out some issues that occured, because it help us a lot to improve. During the Fallas, we were very busy, so that´s why you had to wait a little bit in ought to obtain the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cheap and fashionable accommodation in Valencia, with various configurations to accommodate 2-14 people for individuals, small groups, large groups, mixed rooms or gender specific. Newly renovated building, combining the old with the new. Rooms are clean and fresh, each with unique configurations and colors. Full kitchen facilities available to use, as well as a common dining and lounge rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The River Hostel

Address: Plaza de Temple, 6, 46003 Valencia, Spain
Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Valencia > Valencia > La Xerea
Price Range: $16 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The River Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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