14 Best Hostels in Madrid

14 Best Hostels in Madrid

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Madrid, the city of leisurely afternoons and lengthy nights, has so much to offer, from incredible imperial architecture to vibrant parks and delicious cuisine.

With a plethora of hostels to choose from, it can be overwhelming to find the right one. But look no further, as we've got you covered with the best hostel in Madrid. 

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Madrid

  1. Onefam Sungate - best for Female Solo Traveller, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  2. Ok Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  3. The Hat - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Female Solo Traveller
  4. The Central House Lavapiés - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  5. Toc Hostel - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller
  6. GREEN Hostel MADRID GRAN VIA - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  7. Latroupe Prado - best for Digital Nomads, Female Solo Traveller, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  8. 2060 The Newton Hostel - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Female Solo Traveller
  9. Way Hostel - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  10. Bastardo Hostel - best for Couples, Digital Nomads, Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller
  11. Cats Hostel Madrid Sol - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  12. Barbieri Sol Hostel - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  13. Hostal Miralva - best for Older travelers (+50), Quiet Rest
  14. Debod Hostel - best for Party Hostel, Youth Hostel


Madrid's city center is full of a variety of charming neighborhoods, each with its unique atmosphere and appeal. Deciding on where to stay is dependent on one's budget and interests, as there is no single perfect area. Here are some of our favorite options:

Centro: Madrid's historical and geographical heart, is filled with winding medieval streets and centuries-old architecture that stun the eye. Despite being quite easy to walk through, Centro presents a challenge for driving enthusiasts. 

La Latina: a charming neighborhood just a hop away from Madrid's Centro, boasts beautiful architecture and buzzes with life, especially on Sundays, when the city's biggest flea market unfolds.

Retiro: boasts of the city’s most lavish park, three internationally acclaimed art museums, and deluxe hotels. Every weekend, both locals and tourists flock to the park to appreciate its stunning botanical gardens, tranquil lakes, and scenic trails.

Lavapiés: is a trendy, multicultural area. It's home to the renowned flea market, El Rastro, and is a quick stroll away from Madrid's top art museums and Retiro Park. Lavapiés is also known for its foodie spots and has a varied mix of trendy bars and quirky restaurants

Huertas: Madrid's trendy and compact hip neighborhood, is highly favored by locals. Plaza Santa Ana, adorned with picturesque views, is the area's most attractive locale. With a diverse array of pocket-friendly bars, Huertas caters to all drink and cuisine preferences.

Full List of best Hostels in Madrid

On the map: Hostel Locations in Madrid

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Madrid. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

🏆 Overall Best Hostel:

Onefam Sungate

🙋‍♀️ Female Solo-Traveler:

Onefam Sungate

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

Onefam Sungate

👨‍👩‍👦 Family Hostel with Kids:

The Hat

👩‍❤️‍👨 for Couples:

Bastardo Hostel

🎉 Party Hostel:

Onefam Sungate

How much are hostels in Madrid?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Madrid

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Madrid

Average Private Price Graph

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#1 Top Hostel in Madrid: Onefam Sungate

This is the overall best rated hostel in Onefam Sungate. The overall rating is 9.5. You cannot go wrong here.

It is your safest bet in case you are not sure which hostel to pick.

The price for a dorm at Onefam Sungate starts from $21.43.

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#1 Best Hostel in Madrid
Onefam Sungate

FAQ about Madrid Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Madrid. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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Onefam Sungate!

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