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X Hostel Alicante

0.9 km from Alicante centre
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Calle Tucuman 28, 03005 Alicante, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best and friendliest hostels I stayed in. There was a strong social, partying atmosphere, yet also relaxing. The staff were friendly and helpful, engaging a lot with the backpackers. Made a lot of friends and only intended to stay 1-2 nights, as did a lot of people I met there. However, the stay was that great I...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I had such a fantastic week here! We felt welcome from the minute we stepped through the door. The staff were all incredibly friendly and so much fun! They were like a family and they extended the family feel to the guests. Thank you so much Chloe, Federico, Nick, Dinija and Anna for making our trip the...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want a hostel where you are going to meet people, this is it. The staff are very friendly and the rooftop terrace makes for a good house party type atmosphere. Would stay here again, highly recommend.

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Alicante was my third hostel of my first backpacking experience. X hostel was an amazing place to stay ! The staff is great, friendly, and always willing to help. This hostel is all about the backpacker vibe. Common spaces are the best places to make friends, and their terrace is the best spot to chill. Rooms and sanitaries are always...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I've been to a ton of hostels while traveling the world and this is one of my favorite. The atmosphere was excellent as well as the location but the best part was the staff as the continually impressed me with their great attitude and overwhelming kindness.

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Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 December 2016

My first stay at X was supposed to be 4 days, and extended to 10! Living with the staff for that long, gives you a great connection to them and the city. I have since returned 2 more times, and it never disappoints. I've been to Alicante a few times, and certainly plan to return again, and it's nice to...

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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Nick, Federico, and the rest of the crew were awesome! Best Hostel I've been to! I highly recommend to anyone heading to Alicante. Great atmosphere, also close to the beach, supermarkets and train station. Workers- 10/10 Cleanliness- 10/10

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

X hostel Alicante is by far one of the best hostels I've stayed in. Very clean, great communal areas, amazing staff who made me feel so welcome and were so helpful - thanks so much to Rosie, Verity, Stacey and Joni! Great bunch of girls who are so good at their jobs, nothing was too much to ask of them!...

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Vancouver, BC
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The staff at this hostel welcomed me warmly, and the combined efforts of all the people working there made me feel like part of a big family. The hostel is a fun place to stay. Through the ambience and the arranged activities, there are many opportunities to meet people, and Alicante offered endless opportunities to relax and enjoy life. There...

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I was in this hostel for 3 days and it was really great! The staff are very friendly and helping when ever thers a problem, they mad me feel like its a big famly. The hostel facilities was in good condishen and clean. The happy hour in the hostel bar was verry GOOD!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only true Backpackers Hostel in the dynamic city of Alicante and the proud winner of the 2014 Certificate of Excellence! X Hostel is strategically located in the heart of the city with supermarket, restaurants, pubs, 24 hour shop, train station, pharmacy, tram stop, and airport bus stop all within a 5 minute walk to the hostel. We are in a quiet neighborhood just far enough from the noise but close enough to walk to all that Alicante has to offer. Alicante has year round warm weather, beautiful sandy beaches, and an amazing and unmistakably Spanish nightlife that is sure to surprise. Join us for one of our weekly pub crawls which takes you on an unforgettable night through the narrow streets of El Barrio, the historic center. Whether you are looking to party, relax, recharge, or meet other travelers, X Hostel Alicante is your destination of choice. We are not your average hostel. We are unique and honored in saying that together with our affiliate and sister hostels located in Bulgaria and Romania we have over two hundred past guests that have an X tattoo. As amazing as that sounds, it just goes to show the bonds, friendships, and memories formed at X Hostel. Tired of the usual holiday? Why wait? Come join the X Hostel family and have the time of your life making new friends. Special features include: ~ Fully equipped self-service kitchen with oven and stove tops. ~Complimentary breakfast served in the kitchen every morning (toast, jam, butter, nutella, coffee, & tea) *Available Nov. thru March Only* ~ Rooftop terrace great for relaxing, having drinks, or simply enjoying the sunshine ~ Large casual common room great for meeting other travelers. ~ Owned and operated by experienced travelers. ~ Free WiFi and Free internet computer usage in the common room. ~ Linen included ~ Book swap ~ Multi-lingual staff ~ No curfew (Reception closes at midnight) Check in: 2:00 PM Check out: 11:30 AM Reception Hours: 9 AM till Midnight (No reception available after Midnight) Credit Cards Accepted Cancellation Policy: Please notify us via email at least 72 hours in advance of arrival date. If cancellation is received within 72 hours of arrival date, you will be automatically charged for one nights stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about X Hostel Alicante

Address: Calle Tucuman 28, 03005 Alicante, Spain
Region: Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Alicante > Costa Blanca > Alicante > Ensanche Diputación
Price Range: $18 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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