Pretty Toledo is easily reached in less than an hour from Madrid. It’s a popular day-trip, but an overnight stay gives you the chance to enjoy the city after the tourist crowds have gone home, with its gorgeous sunsets and great nightlife. Plus, staying over doesn’t need to break the bank. Here’s our pick of the best cheap sleeps in town.
Oasis Backpackers Hostel Toledo
This fun hostel has a rooftop terrace and friendly atmosphere, with the occasional event put on for guests. Hostel Oasis has small dorms with their own bathrooms available, as well as private rooms. The hostel has all the amenities you need, including air conditioning, good wifi and a shared kitchen for guests. It’s also in a great central location near plenty of bars, cafes and shops.
Calle Cadenas, 5, Toledo, Spain +34 925 22 76 50
Albergue los Pascuales
This budget hostel is centrally located and offers simple but comfortable dorm accommodation. It’s not really a party hostel so you can expect a quiet night’s sleep. A small breakfast is included in the price, and the owner is helpful and offers plenty of advice for enjoying your stay in Toledo.
Right in the middle of old Toledo you’ll find this convenient, budget stay, which describes itself as more of an inn than a hostel, but at these prices we’re not going to argue. There are 26 basic but comfortable rooms available, all with wifi, TV, air conditioning and private bathrooms. There’s a coffee shop onsite and 24-hour reception.
El Hostal Puerta Bisagra
If you want to be in the heart of the Old City, choose this laid-back hostel housed in a converted historic red-brick building within the city walls. It’s in easy reach of all the museums and famous sights. The hostel itself has vintage-style rooms, a pretty courtyard and roof terrace, and even a restaurant. A great breakfast is available, too.
Callejón Potro, 5, Toledo, Spain +34 925 28 52 77
A friendly, good value hostel with big rooms just an easy ten-minute walk into the Old Town. It’s a quiet location where you can get a good night’s rest. There’s free parking available, a cafe-bar downstairs and good wifi throughout the building. Staff are helpful and speak some English.
Not as palacial as the name might suggest, but a friendly, comfortable and clean stay awaits at this great value city hostel. Rooms are small but clean, and some have balconies looking onto the small street below. There’s also good wifi and a restaurant, and it’s just a short walk to the Old Town with all its historic sights.
La Posada de Manolo
Lots of thought has gone into renovating this quirky little hostel, which has comfortable, quiet rooms of different standards and sizes. It’s perfectly located in the Old Town of Toledo, just a short walk from the cathedral. A great breakfast is available too, which can be enjoyed on the terrace during the warmer months.