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The River Hostel
2 stars

The River Hostel

Plaza Del Temple 6, 46003 Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Valencia, Spain
See location+34 963 913 955

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based on 6297 reviews
6,297 reviews
Room type
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Standard room

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About The River Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Centrally located next to Turia Gardens, The River Hostel is 5 minutes’ walk from Valencia Cathedral and Alameda Metro Station, which has direct airport trains. There is 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi, free parking nearby and free luggage room. Accommodation is in dormitories or private rooms, all with shared bathroom facilities which are separate for males and females. All have air conditioning and heating, while most of them have balcony. Sheets are provided free of charge. Towels can be provided upon payment of a deposit. There are vending machines for drinks and guests can have breakfast in the onsite café. The hostel also has a games room and lounge and guests can make use of the shared kitchen for free. You can hire a bicycle directly at reception. Transfers to the airport, train or bus stations are available for an extra charge.

Latest deals for The River Hostel

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Standard room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at The River Hostel

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe


  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cooking classes


  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • City view
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine


  • Reading light
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Raised toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Streaming service


  • Balcony

Health and safety

  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Baby safety gates

Reviews of The River Hostel

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What are the best times to visit The River Hostel?

The high season at The River Hostel is in June, while the low season is in November.

How is the cleanliness at The River Hostel?

The hostel is very clean, with spacious and modern toilets and showers that are cleaned daily.

What are the unique offerings of The River Hostel?

The hostel offers big comfy beds with privacy curtains, a spacious common area, and a kitchen equipped with the basics. Additionally, it provides free coffee and tea between 11:00 AM and 8:00 PM.

Is parking available at The River Hostel?

The hostel does not mention parking availability, but it is located in a lovely neighborhood and offers free luggage storage.

How is the customer service at The River Hostel?

The staff is very nice and welcoming, with a kind receptionist who provides helpful recommendations for exploring the area and finding local attractions.

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Opt for a Room with Curtains

Some guests found the lack of curtains on bunk beds inconvenient, so consider choosing a room with curtains for added privacy.

Check for Hot Water Availability

Several guests reported issues with hot water, so it's advisable to inquire about the hot water availability before booking.

Be Mindful of Noise Levels

Some guests mentioned that the hostel can be noisy, especially during peak seasons, so consider bringing earplugs if you're a light sleeper.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hostel's proximity to Museu de Belles Arts de València, Valencia Cathedral, and other attractions makes it convenient for sightseeing.

Consider Visiting in Low Season

To avoid potential noise and overcrowding, consider visiting during the low season in November.

Utilize the Shared Kitchen

Take advantage of the well-equipped shared kitchen to prepare your meals and save on dining expenses.

Inquire About Elevator Maintenance

Some guests experienced slow and unreliable elevator service, so it's advisable to inquire about the current status of the elevator before booking, especially if you have mobility concerns.

Stay Informed About Nearby Metro Stations

If using public transportation, verify directions to the nearest metro station with the staff to avoid any confusion.

Pack Warm Clothing for Winter Stays

Guests noted that the hostel can be cold during winter, so it's recommended to pack warm clothing for a comfortable stay.

Engage in Hostel Activities

Participate in the hostel's activities, such as paella cooking nights and free dinners, to enhance your social experience and make the most of your stay.


Plaza Del Temple 6, 46003 Valencia, Valencia

What's nearby

  • Museu de Belles Arts de València353 yd
  • Valencia Cathedral421 yd
  • Plaça de la Reina0.3 mi
  • Palacio del Marqués de Dos Agüas0.3 mi
  • Plaça del Col·legi del Patriarca0.3 mi
  • Torres de Serranos0.4 mi
  • Llotja de la Seda0.4 mi
  • Jardí del Túria0.4 mi
  • Central Market0.5 mi
  • Plaça de l'Ajuntament0.5 mi
  • Institut Valencià d'Art Modern0.7 mi
  • Plaza de Toros de Valencia0.7 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

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Most expensive month to stay with an average 124% rise in price.
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Top tips for your stay at The River Hostel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at River Hostel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in January and December.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at River Hostel, plan to stay on a Saturday or Sunday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at River Hostel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $31, while the most expensive was $34.
  • How long should you stay at River Hostel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 4 days.

FAQs when booking at The River Hostel

  • Where is The River Hostel located?

    The River Hostel is located at Plaza Del Temple 6 in Ciutat Vella, 0.5 miles from the center of Valencia. Museu de Belles Arts de València is the closest landmark to The River Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The River Hostel?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The River Hostel.

  • Does The River Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The River Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The River Hostel from the airport?

    The River Hostel is 5.7 miles from Valencia. The River Hostel is 55.7 miles from Castellón de la Plana.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The River Hostel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The River Hostel in Valencia and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The River Hostel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The River Hostel.

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Distance to city center

0.5 mi

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

6.0 mi