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.

supreme room Gran Mélia Palacio de los Duques

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.

outside area at the Principal Madrid

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3) Four Seasons Madrid

The Four Seasons hotel brand needs no introduction: it's all about luxury and comfort. The Madrid location is the first one in Spain and it’s a rather special one, as it occupies the building of the old Banco Español de Crédito. This hotel offers impeccable service and amenities like a spa with a wonderful swimming pool and several dining options that are also popular with the locals.

Rooftop bar at Four Season Hotel in Madrid

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.

interior Santo Mauro Autograph Collection

5) Rosewood Villa Magna

The recently renovated Rosewood Villa Magna is located right next to the main shopping area and other points of interest in the city. Set in an elegant and sophisticated interior, this hotel offers luxury apartments on the rooftop with one to two bedrooms and immense terraces with views over the city. 100% luxury.

room villa magna

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