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Hostal Ballesta
2 stars

Hostal Ballesta

Calle Ballesta 5, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Madrid, Spain
See location+34 915 323 604

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based on 2691 reviews
2,691 reviews
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About Hostal Ballesta

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located in Madrid City Centre, this cosy guest house is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza Mayor. It is surrounded by a variety of clubs and bars and is minutes on foot from Sol Metro Station.

Free Wi-Fi is available at the guest house, as is parking for those arriving by car. Convenient services include an express check-in feature and a luggage storage area.

The hip rooms at Hostal Ballesta are air-conditioned and offer a private bathroom, heating and an in-room safe. After settling in to their room, guests can explore the area with use of Gran Via Metro Station, which is within a five-minute walk of the guest house.

Ballesta is less than a 25-minute drive from Madrid-Barajas Airport and Plaza de Oriente is a brief walk away. It is also within walking distance of Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza de Espana.

Latest deals for Hostal Ballesta

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Hostal Ballesta

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Roll-in shower
  • Lift
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by lift
  • Adapted bath
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by lift

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Quiet street view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Landmark view
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire

Reviews of Hostal Ballesta

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9.7 Wonderful
Pros:Fantastic location and friendly daytime staff.
Cons:Unfriendly nighttime staff member.


Calle Ballesta 5, 28004 Madrid

What's nearby

  • Puerta del Sol0.5 km
  • El Oso y el Madroño0.5 km
  • Plaza Mayor0.7 km
  • Plaza de Oriente0.8 km
  • Mercado de San Miguel0.8 km
  • Plaza de la Villa0.9 km
  • Plaza de Cibeles0.9 km
  • Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza0.9 km
  • Palacio Real de Madrid1 km
  • Museo Naval1 km
  • Templo de Debod1.2 km
  • El Rastro1.3 km



Check in anytime after 13:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

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FAQs when booking at Hostal Ballesta

  • Where is Hostal Ballesta located?

    Hostal Ballesta is located at Calle Ballesta 5 in Gran Via, 0.6 km from the centre of Madrid. Puerta del Sol is the closest landmark to Hostal Ballesta.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hostal Ballesta?

    Check-in time is 13:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Hostal Ballesta.

  • Does Hostal Ballesta offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hostal Ballesta offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Hostal Ballesta from the airport?

    Hostal Ballesta is 13.6 km from Madrid Barajas.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Hostal Ballesta hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Hostal Ballesta in Madrid and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Hostal Ballesta and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Hostal Ballesta.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

0.6 km

Nearest airport

Madrid Barajas

Distance to airport

13.3 km