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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was my first time in a hostel and it was an amazing experience and makes me excited to check out more hostels while traveling! shoutout to emanuel and mickey for showing us an amazing time! xx, zoe

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst this hostel is great in its location, the 4 nights we have stayed here have been less then what it was made out to be. We paid and booked an all girl dorm to then have 4 males join the room. Nothing against men! But sometimes you just need a bit of girl time! And considering we paid for...

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent stay at the cats hostel and a nice atmosphere at the bar! Thank you Mickey for the amazing pubcrawl last wednesday. We had a lot of fun!!!! We went to a lot of bar's and even got some free shots!!

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Cat's hostel is a very good party hostel. It has a perfect location, good price and it is a great place for meeting people. The free walking tour by Violeta was awesome, tapas tour was really nice and pub crawl with Mickey was amazing (so much fun!!!). In general I loved my 4 nights staying here. I would definitely recommend...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Showed up at Cat's this past December with no reservation (would NOT recommend during the summer), they accommodated us very quickly, showed us to our room and explained the entire hostel in an easy process. Bathrooms were cleaned multiple times throughout the day, decor is beautiful and the bar is a complete blast. Lockers per individual provided in every room...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just an OK experience here. Excellent location, fun tours and activities planned for everyone. Walking tours, bar, parties, etc. the hostel provides lots of activities for you. The downside was that the staff were not very friendly at all, the Wi-fi is TERRIBLE, and I had jeans and my shirt stolen from my locked room. You can only receive wi-fi...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Cat's hostel has a great location walking distance to everywhere, all the staff is very helpful and friendly, good deal with the breakfast, clean and safe, i loved the bracelet key for the room and the locker, cool activities everyday, the walking tour with Violette was great!! I Highly recommend this place!!

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

The hostel has an extremely beautiful lobby. The rooms and bathrooms are clean (with extremely powerful shower jets-wonderful for cleaning after a night out ;) ). My friend and I had a great time. They had excellent drink specials and some food for Christmas eve. The bartenders/ Pubcrawl organizers were very helpful and did a great job of keeping everyone...

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Reviewed 24 December 2016

I had booked their sister-hostel, Mad-hostel, but was moved to this one. Because of that I got free breakfast for all days and a much better room than I had ordered in the first place, which was so sweet of them. Other than that I really enjoyed my stay, people were friendly, the cleanliness was decent and there was a...

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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Overall this was a really social hostel, the pub crawl was great and there was lots of people, but annoyingly they seem to charge you for everything in this hostel! If you want to use the wifi you need to like their Facebook page, and since it's only valid for 24 hrs, the following day you need to write a...

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Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighbourhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighbourhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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  • Breakfast included
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ust outside the Puerta del Sol, the center point of Madrid, you can easily and quickly make it to the city’s most famous sites, like the lively Santa Ana plaza, world-famous Prado museum, and refreshing Retiro Park. But don’t worry – we make it easy to fit in that siesta in our Andalucían style common area, beautiful evidence that Cat’s was at one time a 17th century Spanish palace.As the sun goes down, the madrileños come out! When you start your night at Cat’s Cave Bar, it is sure to be a blast! Every night of the week we will take you on the best pub crawls, where you will meet your fellow travelers and truly experience the Madrid lifestyle. During the week we also offer you tapas and shopping tours, and free Flamenco and Salsa dance classes. And of course we’ve got the basics. Our newly renovated rooms range from 4 to 14 beds, each with clean sheets and secure lockers for each guest. Breakfast is included in the price and you can choose from a variety of cereals and pastries every morning. Free wifi is available in the common areas and there are also available computers for guest use. And on departure day, we have secure luggage storage where bags can be left while you get your last tastes of the city! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cat's Hostel

Address: Calle Canizares 6, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Huertas
Price Range: $18 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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