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Hostal Ballesta

654 reviews
#158 of 442 Hotels in Madrid
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really really clean . Just basic but if all you have gone for is to see the city and only need sum were to get your head down well it’s more than adequate. It’s in a red light district but tha doesn’t really matter as...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Me and my husband came back this year to the same hotel because we liked the service. We had no doubt to stay here this year. The hotel is near to Gran Via,restaurants and also shopping stores. The customer service was excellent,Claudia,Conchi,Barbara,Patriiciia and Isabel. We...More

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Thank Silvana C
Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 10 January 2018
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Estimada Silvana, Todo un gusto volver a tenerlos por el Hostal, le agradecemos su tiempo en comentar su experiencia a...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

This review is long overdue but I truly had to take the time to leave a small note as we were treated so well at Hostal Ballesta and really loved visiting Madrid! The hotel is affordable and located in a great area close walking to...More

Thank Iangreec50
Response from Ballesta5, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 10 January 2018

Dear Ian: Thanks a lot for your feedback, we are happy to read it, Regards,

Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stayed here for a week in November 2017. It is in a fabulous location, just a few minutes walk to Grand Via. Lots of working girls in the street but never felt uncomfortable with them. After a while you might get a smile or...More

Thank hunterdc203
Response from HSBallesta, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Hunter: Thanks a lot for your feedback. the air cond in november is heat, sorry , but all the rooms have the same system. and the television have two ways for play television, and analogic for the Spanish channel and one digital for the...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Perfect location for metro, bars and restaurants. Friendly staff. Room clean, tidy and bathroom seemed newly fitted. Samsung TV and decent air con. Lovely touch was the free mini bottle of fizz on arrival! Would stay here again if coming back again to see Real...More

Thank Malcolm C
Response from HSBallesta, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostal BallestaResponded 30 October 2017
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Gracias! su comentario nos alegra enormemente. saludos!

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US$55 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#33 Best Value Hotel in Madrid
#98 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
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US$55 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#33 Best Value Hotel in Madrid
#98 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
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Malasana
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
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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 was pretty big, especially for a room in Spain."
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