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Valencia - Albergue Colegio Mayor Galileo Galilei

560 Plazas de residencia y albergue, Valencia City, 46022, Spain

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Overall Rating 89%

From 2 Reviews

Hostel rating (2)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 87%
Cleanliness 93%
Location 73%
Security 93%
Service 100%
Comfort 87%
Green rating 80%

Experience the perfect accommodation in the heart of University City Centre, Valencia.

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Valencia City Hostel

Hostel Valencia City

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Albergue Colegio Mayor Galileo Galilei hostel is located in the heart of University City centre, on the Campus of Valencia Polytechnic University and in front of University of Valencia, next to the sports facilities of both universities. It is very well connected to public transport, both underground and bus and it is easy to get to any part of the city, including the city centre and the beach.

The rooms in Colegio Mayor Galileo Galilei are decorated in a unique style, with colourful furniture and murals. All rooms have a seating area, free Wi-Fi, private bathroom as well as a work area. Other facilities include restaurant, bar, 24-hour reception, terrace, safety deposit box and luggage storage.

Its perfect location makes it an ideal base for discovering various attractions including the Gardens of Turia, Plaza de Ayuntamento, the cathedral, the City of Arts and Sciences, the port and many more.

It is possible to add an extra bed only on request at an extra charge of 20€/bed per night. Please note that only 1 extra bed per room is allowed and that it is not possible to add extra beds on Triple Rooms.


Prices are members' prices

Sorry, there is no availability for the dates you have chosen or the hostel is closed. Please refer to the hostel information for contact details and opening dates.

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Children under the age of 18 are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Gym
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite
  • Café/Bistro

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel - At a cost
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Smoking rooms
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 03 Jan to 31 Dec

Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 34 96 335 20 00

Fax. +34 96 355 12 13

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias (1 to 2km)
  • Historic Centre (1 to 2km)
  • Natural Park (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions



The location of the hostel is ideal for touring the city and visiting the beach. The parking facilities were excellent. Check in was very busy, but we did arrive during the peak season.


Avatar for John


Sat 19 Aug 2017

This is a dorm. Expect noise from the dog pound until 030 until 0100. For some reason they have chat sessions in the hall late at night. Grrr


Avatar for william


Fri 28 Jul 2017

le parking sous le batiment est super!


Avatar for Catherine


Wed 31 Aug 2016

A good hostel with clean beds, however there was no wifi while this was promised on the website. Either take it of or bring in wifi! Other then that the location was pretty bad but I could have known that. All the other aspects were good, good rooms, good staff.


Avatar for Tobias


Thu 18 Aug 2016

I am so glad that I managed to find this hostel. It is exceptionally good value for money and the facilities are exceptional as is the location. The staff at the hostel deserve high praise too. They work very hard and have always found time to help me.


Avatar for Richard


Wed 17 Aug 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (2 to 3km)
  • Beach (500m - 1km)
  • Cinema (1 to 2km)
  • City Centre (2 to 3km)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (At or next to the hostel)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (More than 10km)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (2 to 3km)
  • National / State Park (5 to 10km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (2 to 3km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (At or next to the hostel)
  • Swimming pool (At or next to the hostel)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (2 to 3km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (5 to 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

At the airport you have to take the underground line 3 until "Benimaclet" stop. At that station you have to transfer to the tram lines 4 or 6 towards Dr. Lluch or Marítimo. Our stop is "Tarongers". Nexto to it is the access to Galileo Galilei. Journey´s duration: 30 minutes.
From the bus station the EMT city bus line 29 will take you the university campus where we are located. Journey´s duration: 15 minutes.
At the "Neptuno" stop in the port you can take the tram and the underground.
We have a stop a the hostel´s door: "Tarongers" stop where the tram lines 4 and 6 of metrovalencia network stop.
Alternate Transport
We are in the university center of Valencia within Universidad Politécnica de Valencia campus and in front of University of Valencia Campus de Tarongers 15 minutes walking to the beach (5 minutes by tram) and 25 minutes walking to the city center (10 minutes by underground or bus). Galileo Galilei has an underground parking in the same building with spaces for cars motorbikes and bicycles. Bicycles are free of charge.
From Estación del Norte (North Station) and Estación Joaquín Sorolla (Joaquín Sorolla Station) go down to "Xàtiva" underground station where you have to take the line 3 to "Benimaclet". Once there transfer to the tram lines 4 or 6 and get off at "Tarongers". We are next to the tram station.

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