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Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were disappointed last time we stayed at our usual Madrid hotel and had noticed the Pension Jaen as we walked round the area. We read the Trip Advisor reviews and booked online. We were very pleasantly surprised by the quality and cleanliness of the entrance hall of the building and more so to discover that there was a well...

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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Great location positioned in a great place to explore the museums of Madrid. Lots of places to eat nearby and man very nice and tried to be helpful although no English spoken, ensure you go prepared with some form of translator. Basic but clean small room. My only problem was that there is no sign on the exterior of the...

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This pension in a private home is well run and clean. It is in a great location close to the Prado, Atocha Station and many of the main attractions of Madrid. It is also in quite a historic location. We stayed for four nights and were very comfortable. It helps to be able to speak Spanish a little better than...

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1Thank Alex S
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

The room is clean, value for money, location is great, friendly staff. Tiny minus point is the owner cant speak E but still worth 5 stars. Dont worry about the shared toilet, it's clean and comfortable, 3 rooms share one. We came early, about 2 hours before check in time but the owner still let us have our room cause...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 October 2015

The place is nice and clean. The owners are awesome, nice, and super helpful. I personally less into hostel in private houses - to me it feels weird and uncomfortable to invade people's privacy, but to those who are it's a great place.

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tbilisi
Reviewed 20 May 2015

When I was choosing this pension, the mix of location/price won me over. It's in the heart of Madrid, minutes away from Prado museum, located on Cervantes street. No breakfast, but believe me nothing is better than going to a nearby cafe on Leon street and have a nice breakfast with Spaniards having their coffee before leaving for work. I...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2015

The hotel is fantasic for more reasons than one. The location is good the air conditioned rooms are clean and homely with a fantastic helpfull service making our weekend break truly relaxing. The location is fantastic being just a stones throw from the hustle and bustle of madrid with local markets walking distance allowing you an insight in to the...

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Finland
Reviewed 17 February 2015

I stayed three nights at this hostel in the end of November 2014. Very good location. My room was not huge but it was enough for one person. Room was cozy and clean, housekeeping every day. Also air condition but it was not working during the winter time. Own bathroom, wifi, french balcony, a view to the inner yard. During...

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
Reviewed 4 June 2014

I was told that anything that sounded that good in that area was a joke. Well, the joke was on the other person. It is that good. The staff is so accommodating with arrival times, storing things for us between Madrid and Marrakech, that not speaking Spanish was not a problem. Their website was not working properly, so I had...

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Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

Staff was really friendly and flexible! Location was good, really close to the Prado Museum and Parque del Retiro, and a short walk to Plaza Mayor. The neighbourhood was lovely, with narrow streets full of bars and cafés. The only thing I'd point out is that the walls are paper thin, so if you're after privacy it's not the right...

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Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighbourhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighbourhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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Additional Information about Pension Jaen

Address: Calle Cervantes 5, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Huertas
Price Range: £30 - £46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 193
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Also Known As:
Jaen Hotel Madrid
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Madrid
#147 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
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“Book in advance. It gets filled up pretty quickly.”
 of 5 bubbles ElectroCrapper, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“You can walk everywhere from Plaza Mayor to the Prado; from Cibeles (bus from airport) to Atocha (train).”
 of 5 bubbles pasigmond, 4 Jun 2014 | Read review
“If you are more than two, see about one of the larger rooms. Ours was just barely big enough for a couple, if they get along really well!”
 of 5 bubbles rashroyer, 6 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Rooms on the street side are noisier, but I really enjoy city noises on vacation. I live in an area that is very quiet all the other days of the year.”
 of 5 bubbles pasigmond, 30 Jul 2013 | Read review
“You can get to downtown Madrid by taking the airport bus from the airport, 5 euros. Then it's a 10 min walk to hotel Jaen. Get off at Plaza de Cibeles.”
 of 5 bubbles Ormstown, 7 May 2013 | Read review
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