Home Backpackers Hostel Valencia by Feetup Hostels
Home Backpackers is an affordable youth hostel located at the heart of Valencias lively El Carmen district. We provide fun and friendly accommodation with spacious dormitories and facilities including a lounge area, a fully equipped kitchen and 2 sunny roof terraces. We also organise daily tours and activities and offer discount vouchers for local restaurants.
Please note: During Fallas we require a minimum booking of 2 days, and the total amount will be charged to your card after booking.
IMPORTANT NOTE :
In order to respect the local law we are not allowed to accept reservations of minors who are not accompanied by an adult.
Cancellations of nights or guests has to be done 24 hours in advanced only by email. As check-in time is at 14 hours the cancellations has to be done until 12:00 hrs the day before the date you want to modify, except for bookings for Fallas, Formula 1, Tomatina, MOTO GP and New Years Eve.
For No Show we charge the amount of the first night only, except for bookings for Fallas, Formula 1, Tomatina, Moto GP and New Years Eve, that we will charge the full amount of the reservation.
Terms and Conditions for Special dates :
Please keep in mind that the next general terms and conditions (payment, minimum stay, cancellation) will apply to the next special events:
-13th to 23th March, Fallas
-In order to confirm the Reservation in Fallas, is MANDATORY to make the payment of the total amount through a merchant services. We will not accept payments in any other method.
-After making the reservation, we will contact you from 1st to 15th February 2015 and will send you the link. Then, you will make the payment in an EASY and SECURE way.
-In case of the payment is not made within the next 7 days after receiving the link, THE RESERVATION WILL BE DEFINITELY CANCELLED.
Cancellation will be accepted up to 30 days before the arrival. You will find a link for this purpose in the confirmation sheet. Any cancellation made 10 days before the arrival will be not refundable.
Cancellations though pone will not be accepted.
On arrival a deposit is requested as towel and keys. It will be refunded on departure provided it is returned intact.
Cancellations will be accepted until 30 days before the arrival, via email. Cancellations trough phone are not allowed, they must be made through e-mail. Any cancellation out of this period will not be refundable.
Rest of the Year:
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to this website are non-refundable.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Bicycle hire
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Ceiling Fan
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- No Curfew
- Steam Room
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
ATTENTION: Please, read general terms and conditions! Paying deposit will be required at arrival for keys and towels. In case of no damage, it will be repaid at leaving. Respecting the local laws, people under the age of 18 and not accompanied by adults or without the authorization of father, mother or tutor are not permitted to make reservations.
Terms and general conditions (for general periods)
At arrival payment can be made by the following credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, JCB, Aura, Diners, Debit Cards. The prices given include taxes. Free cancellation until 24 hours before arrival. In case of no show or out of date cancellation, the price of the first night will be charged. Respecting the local laws, people under the age of 18 and not accompanied by adults or without the authorization of father, mother or tutor are not permitted to make reservations.
ATTENTION: SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE PERIOD OF FALLAS: Special conditions of reservation and cancellation are applied for the period of Fallas (18-20 th March, minimum stay of 2 nights).The total amount of price is required to be paid by credit card in advance. After making the reservation the page will redirect to a safe and comfortable payment gateway where the price must be paid. Paying through the gateway is the only way of making reservation. There is no refund after paying. Cancellation: Once the reservation has been made the name of the applicant can´t be changed or cancelled, and is not possible to cancel the reservation. At the arrival a deposit for the towels and sheets will be asked, which will be returned if they are returned intacted.
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From the Airport:
The best way to get to the hostel from Valencia Airport is taking the underground, either line Green (#5) or Red (#3). One way ticekt E 2.90. As far as the Nord Train Station (Estacin del Nord in Valencian) which is the stop called Xativa. From here, you can follow the directions below how to get to the hostel from the Nord Train Station. Nevertheless, the underground is open from 05.30 to 23.30. If you get to the airport later, catch
a taxi to the hostel which will last 15 minutes and cost aproximately from 20 to 25 euros.
From the train station Valencia Nord:
From the main entrance (where the big clock is), cross the big road and straight up towards the Council Square (Plaza del Ayuntamiento) . When you get to the end of the square, the street splits into two. Turn to the left and go straight forward on Calle de Mara Cristina. Continue past the Mercat Central building on your left and the Lonja building on the right hand side. Follow this and you will see in one corner the business VIA PIZZA, turn right on Calle Bolsera, go up as far as a small square called Plaza del Tossal. At the crossroads, you will meet Carrer San Miguel, go through this small street, turn left on the square and you will be able to see the big sign of Home Backpackers.
From the train station Joaquin Sorolla:
nonetheless, if you train stops at Joaqun Sorolla Station (Estacin de Joaqun Sorolla), take the free shuttle (free with your train ticket ) outside the main exit that takes you to the North Train Station and follow the directions given above.
Outside at the main exit you turn left and you go to the street Calle San Vicente Martir. There you take the bus number 27 until Mercat San Ferrer. When you go off the bus you see the Central market and you will be at the square Plaza Mercado Central. Go straight ahead and turn right into Calle Bolseria. Keep going until you reach a square called Tossal. Just walk straight on and enter a street called San Miguel. On the left you will get to a square where you will see a church. Home Backpackers entrance is at the same building as the church is.
From the Bus Station:
From the main entrance, cross the big road, turn to the left and follow the course of the Turia River (Ro Turia), now become a delightful and pleasant park. Take the first bridge on the right called Puente de las Artes, cross across it and keep going down through Calle Guillem de Castro. Then take the third street left ( Calle Beltrn Bigorra) and go up as far as the end then you will see Home Backpackers.
From the Port:
Once outside the port, go straight towards Calle Doctor J. Domine (5 minutes walk) and catch bus N19 (One way ticket 1.30). After 14 stops get off at the last stop Xtiva - Marqus de Sotelo. From here walk few minutes until the Council Square (Plaza del Ayuntamiento). Cross the square and once you get to the end the street splits into two. Turn to the left and go straight forward on Calle de Mara Cristina. Continue past the Mercat Central building on your left and the Lonja building on the right hand side. Follow this and you will see in one corner the business VIA PIZZA, turn right on Calle Bolsera, go up as far as a small square called Plaza del Tossal. At the crossroads, you will meet Carrer San Miguel, go through this small street, turn left on the square and you will be able to see the big sign of Home Backpackers.
* Bus station
* Train station
* Plaza de la Reina
* Plaza de la Virgen
* Barrio de 'El Carmen'
* Torres de Quart
* Torres de Serranos
* Ayuntamiento de Valencia
* Mercado Central
* La Lonja (Silk Exchange)