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Neither the city nor the hostel have a backpacker vibe, the majority of visitors are people that are visiting study abroad students or on a larger tour of Spain, because of this the hostel didn't have a very good vibe for meeting people. There was a nice cafe but it is also open to the public so it is not just people from the hostel that are there. Great location. Clean, but small rooms. Elevator and minimal breakfast.
I was disappointed that most "receptionists" did not speak English very well. It was difficult communicating. I wouldn't advise staying here if you are traveling alone, it is difficult to meet new people. The hostel was very nice otherwise, but the bar downstairs was also very overpriced and a much more mature crowd.
You can't beat the location. Right across from plaza mayor and located in the center of all the night life it's so great. However, the staff consisted of the bar's bartenders, the kitchen/ common area was not a nice to hang out and there just want that hostel vibe. It was a hotel. I wouldn't stay here if you're traveling alone because you'll have a hard time meeting people. Also wake up early if you actually want breakfast otherwise they run out
A stylish place w/ helpful staff, it does however lack in hostel comradery because the common area is essentially a bar in a more fashionable sense. So no low key lounging spot without buying drinks. For the very few using the kitchen, it's quite exc. and particularly well appointed w/ all necessary appliances/crockery/etc at a much better than average level. Electronic card keys needed inside the dorm to access lights and worked poorly if someone else in bathroom. Also no charging devices away.
Friendly staff, excellent location. Rooms are just regular, could be more plugs, atmosphere is quite ok.
I am studying abroad in Salamanca for 6 months. My boyfriend was visiting me so we got a hostel. This hostel was in a PERFECT location, the breakfast was amazing, staff was great, facilities were nice. Not noisy, not dirty. We were spoiled here. We are now in a hostel in Madrid that we don't like as much. BEST HOSTEL IN SALAMANCA COMING FROM SOMEONE WHO LIVES THERE