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    Hostal Ballesta

    Calle Ballesta 5, 28004 Madrid, Spain
    011 34 911 98 32 74
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    28 Jan.29 Jan.
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    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    This hotel was really difficult to find in a small street poorly marked. I would not recommend this hotel as you need to walk past 'street girls' up and down the street and at the door . Across the road is Club 69! Close by...More

    Thank ros_palmer
    Response from HSBallesta, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 2 August 2017

    Dear Ros: All the room have air con. We are sorry you didn´t know and There is double door in the balcony for the noise. the girls at the street , sorry , but we cannot control them . Regards, Patricia Carrasco

    Reviewed 3 June 2017 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 9 June 2017

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

    Reviewed 26 May 2017 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 30 May 2017

    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 23 May 2017

    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 30 May 2017

    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

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    • USD 50 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #26 Best Value Hotel in Madrid
    • #98 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
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    • Malasana
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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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    Richard C
    15 January 2018|
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    Response from AnselmColom | Reviewed this property |
    Don’t worry about not speaking Spanish. Everyone in the world speaks English including the guys at this hotel. I had a room with a balcony but you may need to ask. Mind you, there is no view whatsoever unless you like... More
    Diana G
    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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    "The room was very spacious and clean,and we got it on time.Housekeeper Yolanda it was very friendly and..."
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    "Try for a street room - some of them overlook a "courtyard" (not really a courtyard!)"
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    "Room 102 is very spacious."
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    "Room 102 was pretty big, especially for a room in Spain."
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