This hostel had friendly staff, air-conditioning (vital in Seville), and free internet. But the kitchen was kind of grimy, and there was no hot water - you had to boil water to do dishes etc.
Re. the activities that the hostel was supposed to organise, e.g. flamenco dancing, we spoke to one guy in the morning who told us what time to be ready at reception, when we came down at that time there was a different girl, who told us there was no organised flamenco that night. Although they were both friendly, it was frustrating. Also, we got some laundry done, and they gave us back the wrong stuff, and then only half of our stuff.
Our room was fine, shower pressure was good, and the air-con was a lifesaver. I think some of the slats on our bed were broken, but it actually wasn't too bad to sleep on. Also the bathroom was so small that you had to sit sideways on the toilet, but otherwise fine.
The thing that made a really bad impression though was that on our last night, a family was staying and they let them use the common space to have a party, and invite a lot of non-hostel people. It seemed unfair on the other guests; it was crowded and noisy and we couldn't use the common area or the kitchen.
Definitely wouldn't be back.
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