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Hostal Helena

114 reviews
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good21%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible30%
4 Jul 2017
“In Gran Vía, just that....”
18 May 2017
“Dirty, noisy cold”
Free Wifi
Rooftop Bar
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Hostal Helena 9th floor, Room 10, private room with private bathroom, 2 people. The location of the place is great, very close to the metro station, and crazy close to lots of restaurants and stores. Walking distance from Plaza Mayor and Puerta del Sol. The...More

Thank Jose C
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in hostel helena 2 which was clean and comfortable but on our return we stayed in hostel helena on the 9th floor. The hostel is of very poor quality, it is not clean, it smells, I found hairs on towels and the shared...More

Thank Collette B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It's just only for those who wants to be in the center of Madrid, next to the train station, all the big stores, lot of bars and restaurants, for 1 night or maybe 2. Forget the nicer room, with spacious bathroom, no, if it is...More

Thank Dalimar P
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The rooms are really not clean, the blankets are obviously dirty with visible stains. It was a cold day in Madrid when we visited it and the window would not close tightly and cold air was blowing into the room. Bathroom was sort of unpleasant....More

Thank schernev
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Stayed in Hostal Helena in May 2016 for 2 nights. Great price, nice and cheap. This is the first time I have stayed in a hostel as I usually stay in a hotel, however my room was very nice. Everything was clean and in working...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$37 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$37 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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Mzoughi I
25 October 2014|
Response from Mike E | Reviewed this property |
There was no breakfast offered here. Plenty of local shops in the area.
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"Room 10 is private for 2 people with private bathroom, has a fan and a nice window with city view."
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"Ask for a rromwith a view on Gran Via (balcony), or if you wanna quiter, ask for a room in the renovated part."
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"Write admin by mail, if you have any questions."
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"pay a little extra and get good service and clean rooms with what you´d expèct in a capital city"
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