The hotel was built in 1940 and renovated in 2008. It consists of a 6-floor building with a total of 58 rooms, of which 43 are doubles and 15 are family rooms. The hotel has a 24-hour reception and a lift. Further facilities include wireless Internet access, a medical service, free bicycle hire, 2 Internet access points and a laundry service.
The hotel is located in the lively Chueca neighbourhood, close to the Gran Via, and it is the ideal starting point for discovering the best restaurants and shops in the area and the main tourist attractions. The property is just 2 minutes away from the Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Palacio Real, and Plaza de España. It is a 5-minute walk to the Museo del Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemiszma Museum and within 10 minutes' walk of the Museum of Contemporary Art Reina Sofia and the train station Ave-Atocha.
The stylish and comfortable rooms, which have either a double bed or twin beds, come with an en suite bathroom, a hydro-massage shower, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, wireless Internet access, a minibar, individually regulated air conditioning and heating and a safe. There are also guest rooms adapted for disabled people and for people travelling with pets, as well as smoking and non-smoking rooms.
The hotel has bicycles available for use by hotel guests.
The hotel accepts American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.
By car from the airport: take the access road to the M40, direction N-III and N-IV (Andalucía and Valencia), then take Avenida de America. Go straight and turn right into Maria de Molina until Paseo de la Castellana. At Plaza de Colón, take Paseo de Recoletos until Cibeles, then follow Calle Alcalá until Gran Vía. Finally, at number 20 is Calle Hortaleza on the right-hand side, where the hotel is located. By underground from the airport: take line 8 (pink) to Nuevos Ministerios. At Nuevos Ministerios take line 10 (dark blue) to Tribunal. At Tribunal take line 1 (light blue) to Gran Vía. By train from Atocha station: take the subway from Atocha RENFE (located on the same station of AVE and local trains) line 1 to Gran Vía. By taxi from the airport: about EUR 30.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board