Travel information

Our guide to public transport, essential tourist information and tips for visitors to Madrid


Big festivals and major events in Madrid for 2014

From local traditions to major sporting events and massive music festivals, Madrid's yearly calendar is packed

Opening and closing times in Madrid

Madrid’s long opening hours let you shop all day and into the night, visit a museum after the sun goes down, or stay out in a bar until the sun comes up


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Silken Puerta América G.L.

  • Price band: 3/4
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  1. Avda America, 41, 28002
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Urban G.L.

  • Price band: 4/4
  1. Carrera de San Jeronimo, 34, 28014
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Relais & Châteaux Orfila

  • Price band: 4/4
  1. Orfila, 6, 28010, 28010
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Westin Palace Hotel

  • Price band: 4/4
  1. Plaza de las Cortes, 7, 28014
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Hotel Atlántico

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. Gran Vía, 38, Centro, 28013
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Hotel Miguel Ángel

  • Price band: 3/4
  1. Miguel Ángel, 29-31, 28010
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Hotel Wellington

  • Price band: 4/4
  1. Velázquez, 8, 28001
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Hotel Villa Magna

  • Price band: 4/4
  1. Paseo de la Castellana, 22, Salamanca, 28046
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