The River Hostel

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4.0 / 5Very Good
139 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Available


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Valencia Cathedral
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Plaza de la Virgen
    7 min walk
  • Restaurant
    La Crêpe
    7 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Cerveceria 100 Montaditos
    8 min walk
  • Airport
    Valencia (VLC)
    11 min drive

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    About this area


    Located in Valencia's Valencia City Centre neighborhood, The River Hostel is in the city center and near a metro station. Queen Sofia Palace of the Arts and Prince Felipe Museum of Sciences are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include City of Arts and Sciences and Oceanografic Aquarium. Check out an event or a game at Mestalla Stadium, and consider making time for Bioparc Valencia Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hostel's central location.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Valencia Cathedral - 7 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Plaza de la Virgen - 7 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Palace of the Marques de Dos Aguas - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Plaza de la Reina - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      University of Valencia - 8 min walk

    Getting around

    • Colon Station - 9 min walk
    • Valencia North Station - 16 min walk
    • Valencia (VLC) - 19 min drive


    • Erasmus Bar — 1 min walk
    • La Crêpe — 7 min walk
    • Cerveceria 100 Montaditos — 8 min walk
    • Moltto — 8 min walk
    • Caballeros 21 — 9 min walk

    About this property

    The River Hostel

    Valencia hostel in Valencia City Centre, walk to Serranos Towers
    This smoke-free hostel features a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and concierge services. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. All 19 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and stovetops. Guests will also find coffee makers, safes, and showers. Bathrooms are shared and limited housekeeping is available.
    The River Hostel offers 19 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves are provided.
    Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and hair dryers can be requested.
    The hostel offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Valencia hostel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a picnic area.
    The River Hostel is a smoke-free property.
    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.



    Check-in between 2:30 PM - 5 AM
    Minimum check-in age - 18


    Check-out before 11 AM

    Children and extra beds

    • Children are welcome.
    • Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
    • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


    • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

    Property payment types


    Important information

    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

    • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 2,90 per person (approximately)

    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    • No onsite parking is available.

    We should mention

    Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

    Property is also known as

    • River Hostel Valencia
    • River Hostel
    • River Valencia
    • The River Hostel Valencia
    • The River Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
    • The River Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Valencia

    Property amenities


    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and transportation

    • No onsite parking available
    • Area shuttle (surcharge)

    Food and drink

    • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily: EUR 2,90 per person
    • 1 coffee shop/café
    • 1 bar

    Things to do

    • Bicycle rentals

    Family friendly

    • Full-sized refrigerator
    • Laundry facilities
    • Microwave


    • Elevator
    • Front-desk safe

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Concierge services
    • Housekeeping (limited)
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff
    • Tour/ticket assistance

    Languages spoken

    • Catalan
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Russian
    • Spanish


    • Picnic area


    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility
    • Roll-in shower


    • Smoke-free property
    • TV in lobby

    Room amenities


    • Air conditioning


    • Hair dryer (on request)
    • Shared bathroom
    • Shower

    Food and drink

    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Cookware/dishes/utensils
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared kitchen
    • Stovetop


    • Desk
    • Safe

    Nearby things to do

    Where to eat

    • Erasmus Bar – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Open 24 hours.

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      Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019


      • Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
      • Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities

      Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

      hostel ole - must stay here

      Great location, very good hostel. Lots of social areas, bathroom facilities good and seperate for each gender which was good. Hot showers, clean toilets. Was very impressed and would recommend to stay. Kind staff with excellent customer service skills.

      Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

      4/5 Good

        Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

        5/5 Excellent

        • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

        Best Hostel I’ve Ever Stayed At

        Amazing experience!

        Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

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