This historic city hotel, refurbished in 2006, offers 8 floors with a total of 97 comfortable rooms decorated in classic style. Free wireless Internet access is available in all communal areas and in the rooms. Guests can also relax in the attractively furnished lounge. Further facilities on offer to guests include air conditioning, a 24-hour reception, a currency exchange facility, lift access, a TV lounge and a breakfast room. Guests may also take advantage of the room and laundry services and there are 3 public garages (charges apply) close to the hotel.
Located in the heart of historical Madrid, in Puerta del Sol, the hotel is surrounded by the city's most famous monuments (Royal Palace, Royal Theatre etc.) and Madrid's most cosmopolitan sights (Prado Museum, Thyssen Museum, Queen Sofía Art Centre and more). Also within walking distance is Madrid's best shopping area, with numerous restaurants, bars, theatres and cinemas. Guests will find public transport links in the immediate vicinity, and Madrid Airport is only 12 km away.
All rooms have fully equipped private bathrooms with a hairdryer (some feature hydro-massage tubs), a direct dial telephone with voice mail, satellite TV, piped music, personal safe (extra charge applies), an alarm clock and double soundproofed windows. Furthermore, Internet access, individually adjustable air conditioning and central heating are standard.
The hotel offers an assorted buffet breakfast including local items made daily such as fruit salads, cakes, etc. and using only extra virgin olive oil and first class products.
American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
From Ring-Motorway M-30 take exit Nr 18 or 19 direction Plaza de EspaÃ±a, then turn right into Calle de Leganitos. On Plaza de Santo Domingo continue straight on Calle de Veneras and follow the little and narrow one-way streets by the only possible way. Later follow Plaza Isabel II until Calle Arenal and from there follow Puerta del Sol until the hotel, which is on your left side. However we recommend to use public transport to arrive and discover Madrid: Arriving by train at Madrid-Atocha station take Metro Line Nr 1 direction Pinar de ChamartÃn; arriving at Madrid-ChamartÃn station take Metro Line Nr. 1 direction Valdecarros until Sol. Take exit C/Mayor and the hotel is on the right side after 25 m: From the airport Madrid-Barajas: Take the metro until Mar de Cristal, then change on Line Nr 4 until Goya. Change on Nr 2 until Sol from where taking exit C/Mayor find the hotel on the right side.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV