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Living Cat's Hostel

Cañizares 6, 28012, Madrid, Spain, Distance from city centre: 0.4km

Rating: 85% from 39 reviews

  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 87%Security
  • 78%Cleanliness
  • 95%Location
  • 82%Value for money
  • 78%Facilities

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  • The staff of Living Cat's Hostel were very nice and welcoming. They even moved my group of 3 from a 14 to an 8 bed dorm because the option was available. The only issue for me is that this is definitely a "party hostel". I found it hard to get a good nights sleep because there didn't seem to be a noise curfew and people were up late hanging out and drinking. The riad style layout of the hostel (rooms surrounding a common area) make it hard to prevent noisiness in the dorms.
  • 86%
  • 19 Feb 2015 Anonymous USA
  • More options on breakfast!
  • 91%
  • 21 Jan 2015 Anonymous Brazil
  • Very good hostel, clean and organized, with all facilities, best Hostel Bar I ever see, cheap and very good atmosphere. ps. I'm just in love for the girl of the reception hahaha
  • 89%
  • 12 Jan 2015 Matheus Brazil
  • My favorite hostel by far! I originally booked a 14 bed room, but was upgraded to a 6 when they had extra rooms available. Great atmosphere and activities as they get everyone involved in the bar with games and a show.
  • 100%
  • 08 Jan 2015 Anonymous USA
  • This hostel is in a great location, has friendly staff and fairly nice beds. Unfortunately, the bathrooms are tiny and showing their heavy use. Plenty of rust stains and soap scum. Additionally I found that since the hostel was SO big people didn't mingle in the social areas rather generally just kept the themselves or their own groups.
  • 74%
  • 25 Dec 2014 Ben USA
  • Was ok brilliant hall but missed a place to sit at a table when you not wanted to be in the bar. The hall was just amazing. The rooms were full a bit damped because there was no possibility of opening a window
  • 74%
  • 01 Nov 2014 Arie Pieter Netherlands
  • More cleanliness in the showers and toilets, sometimes it was just awful to be there.
  • 69%
  • 24 Oct 2014 Matej Slovakia
  • 20%
  • 10 Oct 2014 Felipe Colombia
  • Cat's was an amazing hostel. The staff are very friendly & helpful, the location is perfect for sightseeing, is within a couple of blocks of a short train & subway ride from the airport or train station, has a friendly atmosphere where you can chill out quietly by yourself in the common area or chat up people in the bar. Free walking tours, paella cookouts, and a pretty good bar crawl are a must. Karaoke nights are pretty awesome, and I was called Indiana Jones because of my cowboy hat.
  • 100%
  • 18 Sep 2014 Jason USA
  • Some dorm rooms only have ceiling lights which means the light stays on for most of the night, it would be nicer if all rooms had a small lamp in each bed as it's already the case in some dorms.
  • 94%
  • 12 Sep 2014 Anonymous Italy
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