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TOC Hostel and Suites Madrid
2 out of 5
Plaza Celenque 3-5, Madrid, Madrid
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The price is $78 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Plaza de Celenque and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Lavapies are also within 1 mi (2 km). ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (292 reviews)
"Excellent location and beautiful hotel. Staff was very kind."

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

TOC Hostel and Suites Madrid
A&Z Ulises - Only Adults
2 out of 5
30 CALLE DE ULISES, Madrid
The price is $32 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
Located in Hortaleza, this hostel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from IFEMA - Feria de Madrid. Gran Via Street and Puerta ...
3.5/5Good! (59 reviews)
"Relying on internet and a charged phone is an unreliable access. No attendant meant loud neighbors all night. Close to airport but nothing walking distance. Paper thin walls mean sharwd conversations and activities all night."

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2021

A&Z Ulises - Only Adults
Motion Hostel Gran Vía
2 out of 5
Calle Mesonero Romanos, 7, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $37 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 21
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Gran Via Street, Puerta del Sol, and Teatro Lara. Plaza Mayor and Teatro Rialto are also within ...
3.3/5 (153 reviews)
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Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

Motion Hostel Gran Vía
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Petit Hostel
2 out of 5
Ronda de Segovia 14, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $79 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 12
Located in Arganzuela, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Segovia Bridge, Royal Palace of Madrid, and Mercado de San Miguel. Plaza Mayor and Puerta del Sol ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)
"Great property and friendly staff."

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

Petit Hostel
Safestay Madrid
2 out of 5
C/ Sagasta 22, Madrid, Madrid
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The price is $54 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
Located in Chamberi, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Museo de Historia de Madrid, U.S. Embassy, and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Lavapies are also within ...
4.2/5Very Good! (314 reviews)
"Good location next to Alonso Martinez Metro stop, Convenient to all."

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Safestay Madrid
Apartmenty Chamartin
2 out of 5
Plaza de la Republica Dominicana 3, Floor 1 Door C, Madrid, Madrid
Located in Hispanoamérica, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Julián Besteiro and Plaza de Castilla. U.S. Embassy and Hospital La Paz are also within 3 mi ...
2.6/5 (20 reviews)
"The instructions for checking in were very unclear (non existent), the entire hostel is in someone’s rather messy apartment, and all this would have been fine if the price wasn’t above 110 euros per person per night per bunk. terrible value for the price."

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2019

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Apartmenty Chamartin
Residencia Universitaria Claudio Coello
2 out of 5
C/ Claudio Coello, 141, Esquina C/ General Oraa, Madrid
Located in Salamanca, this hostel is steps from Fundacion Lazaro Galdiano and U.S. Embassy. Principe Pio and Crystal Palace are also within 3 mi (5 km). Nunez ...
4.6/5Wonderful! (45 reviews)
Location and pool
"Is a student residence but a premium one. Room comes with kitchenette and fridge , well furnished and large . Daily cleaning Rooftop pool is amazing"

Reviewed on May 9, 2021

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Residencia Universitaria Claudio Coello
Far Home Gran Vía
2 out of 5
Calle de Chinchilla, 1, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $58 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is steps from Preciados Street and Gran Via Street. Royal Theatre and Lavapies are also within 15 minutes. Callao Station ...
4/5Very Good! (178 reviews)
"Nice hostel"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Far Home Gran Vía
Sungate One
2 out of 5
Calle del Carmen 16, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $84 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza de Callao and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Lavapies are also within 1 mi (2 km). ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (146 reviews)
not for me-but maybe for you!
"overpriced room, noisy air con, small room with 2 single beds-you have to climb a wall to access 1 of the beds, chill out movie area is relaxing-but not so relaxing if you are in your room-then you can hear everyone talking, music playing etc blocked showers, screws loose in drains, some staff good, ..."

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Sungate One
The Central House Lavapiés
2 out of 5
Calle de la Encomienda, 16, Madrid, Madrid
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The price is $69 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is steps from Plaza de Cascorro and Lavapies. Gran Via Street and Royal Theatre are also within 1 mi (2 km). Tirso de Molina ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
A beautiful place but not an "hostel"
"It's a very nice New hostel/hotel. All is brand New. Rooms r spacious. The bathroom layout (sink in the room) is a bit strange but does the job. The terrasse is huge and it seems odd that the swimming pool is actually a paddling pool. They could have done better with that. No kitchen, no fridge, ..."

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2021

The Central House Lavapiés
Art Seven Hostel Capsules
2 out of 5
Calle del Conde de Romanones 7, Madrid, Madrid
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is steps from Teatro Nuevo Apolo and Lavapies. Puerta del Sol and Plaza Mayor are also within 10 minutes. Tirso de Molina ...
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Generator Madrid
1.5 out of 5
Calle Silva, 1, Madrid, Madrid
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The price is $61 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Carrion Building and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Lavapies are also within 1 mi (2 km). ...
4.4/5Excellent! (200 reviews)
"room and location is worth the money spent. very accessible"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

Generator Madrid
Hostel MYD La Latina
2 out of 5
Calle de Mira el Sol 22, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $61 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 23
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Plaza de Cascorro, Lavapies, and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Crystal Palace are also within ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"Muy buena estancia y muy acogedora."

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

Hostel MYD La Latina
Mi Casa Inn - Residencia Atocha Río
1.5 out of 5
Paseo de Santa María de la Cabeza, 73, \N, Madrid, Madrid
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza de Celenque, Lavapies, and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Crystal Palace are also ...
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Mi Casa Inn - Residencia Atocha Río
Mi Casa Inn - Residencia Moncloa
1.5 out of 5
Calle Brisa, 4, \N, Madrid, Madrid
Located in Chamberi, this hostel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Victory Arch and within 3 mi (5 km) of Principe Pio and Royal Theatre. U.S. Embassy and Plaza de Castilla ...
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Mi Casa Inn - Residencia Moncloa
Ok Hostel Madrid
1 out of 5
Calle Juanelo, 24, Madrid
The price is $70 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is steps from La Latina Convent and Lavapies. Plaza Mayor and Puerta del Sol are also within 10 minutes. La Latina Station ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (256 reviews)
"The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Great location, everything is within walking distance. There's also a metro station steps away. They organize a walking tour. The guide Erika was also beyond helpful & informative."

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2021

Ok Hostel Madrid
The Hat Madrid
2 out of 5
Calle Imperial 9, Madrid, Madrid
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is steps from Plaza Mayor and Mercado de San Miguel. Puerta del Sol and Lavapies are also within 5 minutes. Tirso de Molina ...
4.4/5Excellent! (69 reviews)
"I just left the property 2 hours later after check in. No tv. No fridge. Separate small horrible beds. No hangers for clothing. TERRIBLE!!!!!!!@"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

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The Hat Madrid
A&Z Juan de Mena -Only Adults
2 out of 5
Calle Alfonso XI 11, Madrid
The price is $41 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
Located in Retiro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of El Retiro Park, Prado Museum, and Gran Via Street. Puerta del Sol and Plaza Mayor are also within ...
3.7/5Good! (23 reviews)
ideal for a one or two night stay and if you are
"I won't call it a hotel this is just a place to spend a night maybe two if you're on a budget and you want to stay close to the city center. Finding the place is a bit of a challenge specially at night. However most importantly is reading very carefully the type of service and the instructions getting ..."

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

A&Z Juan de Mena -Only Adults
Room007 Chueca Hostel
2 out of 5
Hortaleza 74, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $99 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 12
Located in Chueca, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Gran Via Street, Puerta del Sol, and El Retiro Park. Plaza Mayor and Prado Museum are also within ...
4.2/5Very Good! (230 reviews)
A nice basic stay for a short period
"Location is great. The room is very basic but enough for a short stay. Bathroom is big but for some reason the water stoped running every 15 sec and I had to press the bottom again (not sure if it's for saving or just a malfunction)"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2019

Room007 Chueca Hostel
Woohoo Suites Madrid
2 out of 5
Concepción Arenal, 6, 1, Madrid
The price is $69 per night from Oct 14 to Oct 14
Located in Madrid Centro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Carrion Building and Royal Theatre. Principe Pio and Lavapies are also within 1 mi (2 km). ...
4.3/5Excellent! (45 reviews)
"Fantastic central location, good value for money"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Woohoo Suites Madrid
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Hotel Riu Plaza España

Hotel Riu Plaza España

4 out of 5
C/ Gran Via, 84, Madrid
The price is $138 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 12
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,239 reviews)
"Great customer service, very attentive employees."

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Hotel Riu Plaza España
Hotel Regina

Hotel Regina

3 out of 5
Alcala 19, Madrid, Madrid
The price is $125 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,514 reviews)
"Convenient location, close to everything, nice and clean room"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2021

Hotel Regina
Hard Rock Hotel Madrid

Hard Rock Hotel Madrid

Ronda de Atocha 17, Madrid
The price is $125 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
4.9/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)
"Excelent new hotel in Madrid. all the important things are done right here."

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2021

Hard Rock Hotel Madrid
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Madrid, one of the 51 hostels here could be a great option for you. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Madrid for a good value, so you can save your budget for sightseeing. You can check out the monuments and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.

Hostels in Madrid

Ready to book a hostel in town? These options have the best reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to look first:

Motion Chueca - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Chueca Station and Gran Via Station. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You'll find towels, showers, and linens in all rooms.

Hostel Era - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Tribunal Station. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with showers and hair dryers.

Las musas hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Tirso de Molina Station. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. You'll find showers in all rooms.

Generator Hostel Madrid - 2-minute walk from Santo Domingo Station for easy access to public transit. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. You'll find showers and linens in all rooms.

Hostel Los Amigos - 2-minute walk from Opera Station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You'll find showers and coffee/tea makers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Madrid?

The weather can be a big factor when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 61° F and nighttime temperatures average 34° F
  • April-June: 86° F is the daytime average and 42° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 90° F and nighttime averages are around 52° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 73° F during the day and 34° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.14 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Madrid?

Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places:

Top Sights
  • Plaza Mayor
  • Prado Museum
  • Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum
Natural Features
  • El Retiro Park
  • Garden of Prince Anglona
  • Sabatini Gardens
Cultural Attractions
  • Royal Palace
  • Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
  • Royal Palace of El Pardo

Overall, Madrid is known for its:

  • Monuments
  • Museums
  • Theater
  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Shopping
  • Cafés
  • Entertainment

How to Get to Madrid and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas), located 7.9 mi (12.8 km) away from the city center. When you're out and about, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Nearby metro stations include Sol Station, Gran Via Station, and Callao Station. To check out more of the surrounding area, take a train from Madrid Recoletos Station, Madrid Principe Pio Station, or Madrid Atocha Station.

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