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    Hostal Ballesta

    Calle Ballesta 5, 28004 Madrid, Spain
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    1 room
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          USD 79*
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good51%
          • Average12%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “seconds walk” (2 reviews)
          “nice lounge” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 154 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Really enjoyed our trip to Madrid and staying at Hotel Ballesta. We knew it would be a basic hotel with the ladies in the street but it didn't bother us. Free safe in the room and we had a very quiet room with great Wifi...More

          Thank Hyygh
          Response from HSBallesta, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear Hyygh Thank you for your time and comments We hope to see you again by the hostel regards, Patricia Carrasco

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          First of all my room smelled. There was no proper bedding only thin blanket and one small pillow. Coffe aviable from vending mashine. Payed extra ofcource. Totally not worth the 100 eur I paid. It's not the best location all though it's centre. I was...More

          Thank Halina P
          Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 4 weeks ago

          dear Halina: All the beds have sheet and the thin blanket, and if you need another pillow, just had to ask for it in reception or at the staff we apologised that yo didn´t like the people on the street, but we cannot control it....More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          Staff were very welcoming and friendly at this modern, comfortable hostal. Location just off Gran Via is great for visiting all the main tourist attractions easily. No breakfast room but a nice lounge. Lots of cheap eating places nearby and good supermarket at the end...More

          Thank Martin A
          Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Martin: Thanks a lot for you feedback. we hope see you again in Madrid. Regards, Patricia Carrasco

          Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

          Very uncomfortable beds. Only one flat pillow available. Air conditioning did not work. No extractor in bathroom. Very noisy neighbourhood, can't get to sleep. No tea/coffee facilities in the room. No English television channels. Not a family friendly area. Very close to Gran Via, great...More

          1  Thank D1sturb3d
          Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 9 January 2017

          Dear D1sturb3d: we have pillows available for the guest, only ask it in recepción. The air conditiones is working normaly, we does not understand whats is happening or what is your room ?? there is a room for the guest with tea/coffee facilities, microwave and...More

          Reviewed 29 December 2016

          Hotel is in a shabby area of Madrid, the double bed was in fact 2 single beds pushed together, not good for your back!!! Customer service terrible. We left after two days Christmas ruined. Lucky we got last two flights back. We are a mature...More

          Thank Denise T
          Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 9 January 2017

          We regret enormously that holidays have not been what you expected. Our hostel shows at all times the location, as well as the characteristics of the rooms. We sorry that the Hostel have not been what you expected. best regards

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 47 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #19 Best Value Hotel in Madrid
          • #89 Family Hotel in Madrid
          • #98 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 35
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          • Community of Madrid >
          • Madrid >
          • Malasana
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          • Hostal Ballesta Madrid ,
          • Hostal Ballesta Hotel Madrid
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          Traveller (176)
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          Bathroom (32)
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          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
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Diana G
          Hello,can you please tell me what is the price for the airport transfer to the hostal? Thank you very much in advance!
          11 April 2017|
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          Response from Ballesta5 | Property representative |
          Transfer costs from 19.95€ for 2 people. Best Regards, Claudia Carrasco HOSTAL BALLESTA
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          Denise T
          Hi there we found it just like you said, hotel seem to be in denial about the problems
          11 January 2017|
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          Response from Denise T | Reviewed this property |
          I think the hotel should just be honest
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          "Do not choose a front facing room night club opposite lucky it wasn't open when we stayed as the hotel is..."
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          "All rooms are pretty good and sound proofing is very effective."
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          "Try go for a room at the end of the corridor, we noticed on our last night that the rooms aren't sound..."
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          "Get a room away from the street on the higher floors."
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