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Purple Nest Hostel

Hostel | Plaza Tetuan 5, Valencia, Spain 46003

85.1% Overall Rating

970 out of 1030 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (19/08/2015)

"great value for money, brilliant facilities (cooking), great location, really friendly staff, excellent security"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry service
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 3.40
  • Towel USD 4.53

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Important Information

10% taxes not included in the price, must be paid on top to the hostel. General Rules: To preserve and maintain our laid-back atmosphere we do not allow: any bookings of stag nights, hen nights or sport tours, soccer fans for (inter)national matches and large groups of males (6 persons or more) or pets. You need to show us your valid Passport or National Identification Card upon arrival at the hostel. People not providing the document required will not be able to stay in the hostel. The following documents are not valid to enter the Hostel: driving licence, photocopies of passports, Student ID cards, library ID etc. For a group booking we reserve the right to ask for a deposit of 10 euros per person, which will be refunded upon check-out, and only if the management or Nest Hostel staff consider that no damage has been done to our hostel. We reserve the right to abandon or cancel reservations if the given information is incorrect or false. We make every effort to accommodate you in the dormitory size of your choice. However, because of the nature of our business, we may have to place you in a different sized dormitory. As a result the balance to be paid upon arrival can be slightly different to what is stated on your confirmation. All nights of accommodation must be paid for on arrival. The Nest Hostels Management and Staff reserve the right to refuse accommodation to anyone or end their stay before the reservation finishes if standards of behaviour are not met, in such cases no money will be refunded to the guests. You may cancel your reservation without incurring in any penalty by giving at least 48hrs notice prior to the check in time (1 pm) of the date of arrival, in this case your deposit will be refunded through the same channel you processed the payment with. In case of giving shorter notice the deposit of the first night of your accommodation will be retained with no exceptions. Changes to the date or length of your reservations are also subject to a 48hrs notice prior the check in time of the date of arrival. Further changes, once you are already checked in, are also subject to the same 48hrs notice policy prior to the 1 pm check in time. Dorm accommodation is available only for student travellers. Guests with children under the age of 10 are requested to book private accommodations. People above the age of 35 have to reserve a private room. Bed linen and blankets are included in the price. Towels: 4€ (Cost 2€ + deposit 2 €) Laundry service: 8€ People above the age of 35 have to reserve a private room. Check-out is no later than 11 a.m. People checking-out after 13 a.m. will be charged a fee of 3 euros. We don?t send fax or letters for Visa document applications to consulates. Reservations made by Travel Agents through this online booking web page will be considered null or void. SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR GROUP RESERVATIONS (MORE THAN 8 PEOPLE) : For reservations of more than 8 people, we ask 50% of the total reservation cost to be paid within 7 days after the confirmation of the reservation. The other 50% will be paid in the hostel. TOTAL CANCELLATION : If the cancellation is made between 15 days and the same day of the arrival, 50% of the total cost of the reservation will be charged. PARTIAL CANCELLATION : Between 9 and 3 days before the arrival we allow a reduction without a penalty of 15% of the total reservation. If the reduction is more than 15%, 50% of the exceeded reservations will be charged. 3 days before the arrival, in case of a reduction, the total cost of the exceeded reservations will be charged. No shows : In case of a no show, the hostel is authorized to charge the total amount of the reservation. Special events Booking: TOMATINA 2015**Please, note that for the Tomatina Festival 2015 we require a minimum of 4 nights booking from 24/08/2015 until 28/08/2015. We will charge the full amount of the booking from your credit card. The cost of the booking is not refundable.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Tax Policy (payable to property)

Sales Tax 10.00%

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Valencia?

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Double (Private bathroom)

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Twin (Shared bathroom)

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Double (Shared bathroom)

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About Purple Nest Hostel

Welcome to the Purple Nest, a nice hostel in the heart of Valencia!

Free Internet
Buy a padlock for 5€
Towels: 4€ (Cost 2€ + deposit 2 €),
Blankets and sheets free
Free led lamps

Every day we have a special events like: Spanish night, free dinner night, games night, Hawaiian night & movie night. Great prizes, special promotions, and good experiences are waiting for you in our bar.

We also organize different activities such as: free walking tours, pub crawls, free Spanish lessons, tai chi lessons and more!

Several nights a week we organize special outings to the most popular bars and clubs that Valencia has to offer (free entrance and free welcome drinks!). We're famous for our parties and we think this is the best way to experience the renowned nightlife of Valencia and get to know some of the other guests in the hostel, so come along and enjoy the fun! You can also ask our staff to tell you their own favorite nightlife spots!

If you don’t feel like partying and you want to just stay in for the night, no worries; our relaxed and friendly atmosphere together with our high standards of security makes it easy to meet new people and get a good night's sleep.

During the daytime you can join our free walking tour and ask tips from our staff for other day time activities in the city. As we're travellers like you, we know what you want out of a hostel and will do all we can to make you comfortable and assure that your stay in Valencia is unforgettable

All the rooms are equipped with air-conditioning and heating! We have a launch area with a computer corner, television and free wifi to entertain you, a big kitchen for your free use, a nice terrace with laundry facilities and of course our bar.

Purple Nest is situated in the heart of Valencia and nearby the Turia riverbed. We are well connected with the beach, train and bus station, City of Arts and Sciences and of course the main area for going out, having some tapas and enjoying of everything that Valencia has to offer you.

In our hostel you will find a nice and warm atmosphere. In each moment you will be taken care of by our fantastic staff, which will help you during your entire stay. This can be with providing information about the beaches, bars, restaurants, events such flamenco shows, monuments, bike hire etc. Everything you need and more! Our staff also speaks in various languages.

We also sell tickets for the City of Arts and Sciences. Don't waste your time waiting in line and buy your tickets at the reception.

Check in is from 13:00 and check out at 11:00.

Accommodation Information

We have dorms with 4, 6, 8 and 10 beds. The dorms are female or mixed. Big, clean, communal (single sex) bathrooms are located on each floor. Check out time is at 11:00 a.m. and check in is anytime after 14:00 p.m.

Note that air conditioning/heating in the rooms will be on only in the night.


Guests need to show a valid passport or official ID (valid in Europe) at the check in. We are not allowed to have any guests without these documents.

The following documents are not valid to enter the hostel: American driving license, photocopy of a passport, student cards, library cards or transport passes.

Location Information

We are located in the heart of Valencia’s city center, in a quiet square near the river Turia (the biggest green area in the city) and just a few minutes’ walk from the city’s most interesting cultural and architectural sights (Cathedral, Basilica, Plaza de la Reina, City Council Square, Barrio del Carmen). We are well connected to the beach, to the train station, and to the City of Arts and Sciences.

We are close to the best places to go out, from traditional tapas bars to the hippest nightlife. We are in the middle of a characteristic area of the town, between the commercial area and the bohemian el Carmen district.