5 splendid luxury hotels in Madrid
1) Gran Mélia Palacio de Los Duques
Located in what used to be the important Convent of Santo Domingo in the 13th century, the hotel emerges as the most impressive luxury hotel in the Madrid of the Austrias. 1000 square metres of contemporary design, 180 rooms whose interiors are inspired by the legendary Las Meninas painting of Velázques.
2) The Principal Madrid Hotel
Right next to the mythical Metropolis, The Principal has a unique location, in a stunning Renaissance building. The interior is a mix of styles, from a classic British mansion to a French palace, and the 76 rooms have a decidedly masculine downtown Manhattan loft style.
3) Hotel Urso
The first 5-star hotel in the Tribunal and Barceló market area, with 78 rooms, a restaurant and a great spa. Cosy and modern interiors in shades of green, grey and beige come together in a chic and discreet interior design.
4) Santo Mauro Autograph Collection
Situated in the very elegant and exclusive Almagro residential area, the Palace of the Duke of Santo Mauro was built in the late 1800s and was converted into a luxury hotel many years ago. The hotel’s neo-classical French-inspired interior still makes you feel as if you are visiting the Duke for the weekend.
5) Villa Magna
A member of the Leading Hotels of the World. Villa Magna is located right next to the main shopping and leisure points of interest in the city. Don’t be fooled by the dank concrete building. Once you enter, the classic style blends in perfectly with the contemporary facilities. The hotel is very popular with businessmen visiting the city.
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