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Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through Hostelworld.com you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by Hostelworld.com and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • Hostelworld.com are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 2 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

CHANGES
Group size alteration to your reservation will be free of charge until 14 days prior to arrival. After that, changes are not possible. Price per person may or may not increase depending on number of persons omitted from original booking.

CANCELLATION
Cancellations need to be done by email (alicante@xhostel.com) and confirmed by us. Cancellations done through the telephone won’t be accepted.
Cancellations done 20 days before arrival will be penalized with a 20% of total amount. Cancellations done 10 days before arrival will be penalized with a 40% of total amount. Cancellations done less than 7 days before arrival will be penalized by a 100% of the total amount.

NON-SHOWS
“No shows” i.e. not arriving at the hostel will be penalized by a 100% of the total amount.

GUEST DATA
At least 1 week before the arrival, it is necessary to send the following details for each guest; full name, document number (passport or ID), country of document & nationality, date document was issued, date of birth, and age. We need this information in order to comply with local tourist formalities and this will also speed up the check in process upon arrival.

ADDITIONAL DEPOSITS
There will be a 10 euro key deposit for each key which is given to the guest. This deposit is returned once key is returned to us. A credit card will be required and kept on record during the stay in case of excess cleaning or damages done during the stay. We do reserve the right to remove anyone from the property for bad behavior and for not complying with the house rules.

GENERAL RULES
Reception Hours: 9:00 - 00:00 (Midnight)
Check in time: 14:00 / Check out time: 11:30
If you plan to check out before 9:00, please advice reception and make arrangements for check out the night before.
Please clean up after using the kitchen and don´t forget to label your food. Otherwise, it will be taken as common use.
All bed linens and blankets are included.
Please take care of the hostels things and belongings as if they were your own.
Kitchen is open from 9:00 till 23:30.
Common Room and Terrace are open from 9:00 till 24:00 (Midnight).
If you will be out of the hostel past 24:00, make sure you have keys to re-enter. Reception is closed between the hours of 24:00 and 9:00.
We are not responsible for your belongings. Make sure you store and secure them properly.
Towel Hire: 1.50 Euros

Additional Terms and Conditions

Groups will be required to sign a disclaimer agreement at arrival.

Any damage, smoking inside the hostel, loudness after quiet hours, and/or disruptive behavior is the sole responsibility of the person mentioned above and any costs in association with these behaviors will be charged to the credit card on record. We also serve the right to remove anyone from the property for disruptive behavior and/or for not complying with the house rules.

**If caught smoking or smell of smoke is present in the room, you will be charged up to 30% of your total reservation cost and will be removed from the property with no refunds.**

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Additional Info:

Reception Hours: 9:00am till Midnight (0:00)
If you are planning to arrive after midnight, please notify us by email to make arrangements (The absolute latest arrival with prior arrangement is 1:00).
Early checkout can also be arranged at reception.

Check in: 2:00pm
Check out: 11.30am

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Social Hostel!!! Not just a place to sleep.

We are the only true Backpackers hostel in the dynamic city of Alicante. X Hostel is strategically located in the heart of the city with supermarket, restaurants, pubs, 24 hour shop, train station, pharmacy, tram stop, and airport bus stop all within a 5 minute walk to the hostel. We are in a quiet neighborhood just far enough from the noise but close enough to walk to all that Alicante has to offer. Alicante has year round warm weather, beautiful sandy beaches, and an amazing and unmistakably Spanish nightlife that is sure to surprise. Whether you are looking to party, relax, recharge, or meet other travelers, X Hostel Alicante is your destination of choice.

We are not your average hostel. We are unique and honored in saying that together with our affiliate and sister hostel located in Bucharest Romania we have over two hundred past guests that have an X tattoo. As amazing as that sounds, it just goes to show the bonds, friendships, and memories formed at X Hostel.

Special features include:

~ Fully equipped self-service kitchen with oven, stove, and full size fridge.
~ Rooftop terrace great for relaxing, having drinks, or simply enjoying the sunshine.
~ Large casual common room great for meeting other travelers.
~ Complimentary Coffee and Tea in the mornings.
~ Owned and operated by experienced travelers & Multi-lingual staff.
~ Free WiFi and Free internet computer usage in the common room.
~ Game area with board games and ping pong table.
~ Linen included
~ Book swap
~ No curfew (Reception closes at midnight)

Check in: 2:00 PM
Check out: 11:30 AM

Reception Hours: 9 AM till Midnight
(No reception available after Midnight)

Credit Cards Accepted

Cancellation Policy:
Please notify us via email at least 48 hours in advance of arrival date. If cancellation is received within 48 hours of arrival date, you will be automatically charged for one nights stay.

ATTENTION: Prepayment and special cancellation conditions are applied during Hogueras (19th-24th June 2019): - After the reservation, the total amount will be charged automatically. The reservation will not be confirmed until payment has been credited. - You cannot cancel without charges. *Phone cancellations will NOT be accepted, the cancellation or modification will carry 100% of the expenses. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.1

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 9.1

  • Staff 9.6

  • Atmosphere 9.2

  • Cleanliness 8.9

  • Facilities 8.7


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    03 Sep 2019
    Had a amazing week here, first ever hostel I’ve stayed in and what a experience, Henry was spot on a genuine character and made the experience for me, and plenty of others. Would definitely return here again
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    03 Sep 2019
    Great experience and great time, one of the best atmospheres I’ve come across especially for travelling solo, staff were excellent especially Henry.
    Australia, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7

    Superb

    10 Sep 2019
    Great great hostel! Exactly how backpacking hostels should be in my opinion! Great staff, fun atmosphere and great rooftop, would come back for sure
    Israel, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7

    Superb

    23 Aug 2019
    Very fun and social hostel. Staff was great and very kind. Rooms can get a bit hot at night but otherwise great hostel, highly recommended
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    09 Sep 2019
    Cosiest place on earth, from the first minute I walked step in I felt like at home, definitely recommend it.
    Israel, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    24 Aug 2019
    A lot of good aspects of this hostel: staff helpful and friendly and they organise a good pub crawl round some cheap but fun bars and opportunities to meet other groups on the crawl. The terrace is great for a drink, relax and chance to meet folk. Fully recommend.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1

    Superb

    21 Aug 2019
    Very nice position, staff and services, lovely people, common arras could be cleaner but acceptable overall
    Italy, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    20 Aug 2019
    The staff was SUPER FUN and so nice!! I got a really bad sunburn and Amy gave me a bottle of aftersun to use the entire time I was there. The vibe was great and I met a lot of fun and interesting people. It was a little hot and a bit of walk from the beach. Overall I made great memories here tho and I would come back.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.0

    Fabulous

    17 Aug 2019
    Pros: nice people and atmosphere, good fans in rooms, good location (only 20-30min to San Juan beach by tram). Lots of social activities and welcoming staff. Cons: beds not the most comfortable for me. Bunks too narrow, especially on the top. Quite firm with high / firm pillows. No aircon, but fans were good. As such, could hear street noise from windows.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    29 Aug 2019
    The staff was lovely and the place itself has a lot of potential. There are really nice bits like the terrace. However, as far as decor and cleanliness go, there is much room for improvement. Many hostels in Europe are older and need updating to modern standards. The beds were metal, the shower curtain was a tad moldy and overall nothing looked pristinely clean. Not filthy just not that clean either. It’s not the worst place at all - just needs updating!
    USA, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • Games Room
  • Wi-Fi


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