This building was built in 1948 but renovated in 2006. The air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 232 rooms on 9 floors, of which 155 are double rooms, 24 are single rooms, 16 are junior suites and 2 are suites. Amongst the hotel's facilities count a hairdresser's salon, a bar, a snack-restaurant, a roof terrace with a pool (during the summer season), and WLAN Internet access in the whole hotel. There is a 24-hour security service. The business corner is available for business people. There is also a room and laundry service as well as a car park.
As well as a pool on the roof terrace, there is a sauna and a guym. Massage treatments are also available.
This luxury hotel is popular for its central location in the heart of Madrid, on the famous Gran Via. It is surrounded by shops, banks, fashion boutiques, cinemas, thereatres and nightclubs. It is not far to the historic centre of Madrid with the royal palace, the opera house, Puerta Del Sol, Cibeles, Del Prado, Reina Sofia and the Thyseen museum. Public transport is available directly in front of the hotel, as well as the Santo Domingo underground station.
The rooms combine classical elegance with all modern amenities, while the beds offer comfort which allows guests to feel at home at once. Many of the rooms have their own terrace with an impressive veiw over Madrid, making the stay something special. The spacious rooms all come with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, WLAN Internet access, air conditioning and central heating, satellite TV,a minibar and a safe. An alarm service is also offered.
The Hotel has a privileged location and easy access from every part of Madrid. From Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD): Approximate driving time is 30 minutes and distance is 12 kilometers (7 miles). Taxi services are readily available from the airport. There is also a shuttle bus service from the airport to the center. The nearest metro stations to the hotel is Santo Domingo. Other Next station metro: Callao, Gran Vía, Plaza de España. Driving directions: From the airport, take the N-100 until the junction with the N-11. Stay on the N-11, and then turn into the M30. Turn off the M30, once at the sign for Madrid Centro.