Madrid, breakwaters of the Spains, is the city that never sleeps. With some of the best museums of the world; muse of filmmakers; and an indefatigable nightlife immortalised by the movida madrileña; is visited by millions of tourists and of course, well worth a weekend getaway. Here we present different options to stay in the capital, from the most economic to the most luxurious.
At affordable price we have the option of staying in hostels; nothing fancy, but clean and comfortable. As the supply is vast, to not get bogged down in it and get it right, we have a page institutional, esmadrid.com, where all of them have the guarantee of the Business Association of Hotel Madrid.
If you'd rather opt for hotels, in nh-hoteles.es, we can choose between hotels of the NH chain in the capital with a wide range of geographical and prices. We have chosen a sample of the most centrally located and with different rates:
.Hesperia Madrid, in Paseo de la Castellana, 52; sophisticated and chic. From 129 euros per room.
.NH Nacional, in Paseo del Prado, 48. From 80 euros.
.NH Sanvy, Goya, 3; in the middle of the "golden mile". From 74 euros.
.NH Zurbano, Zurbano, 3; from 49 euros.
Luxury and charm
In a capital city with abundant tourism business and congress, headquarters of many multinational companies and diplomatic missions, the offer of 5 star hotels in Madrid is very wide. The best valued and downtown are:
.Adler, in the stately Salamanca district, from 295 euros.
.Hotel Villamagna in Paseo de la Castellana, 22; from 300 euros.
.The mythical Ritz Hotel, built in 1910 is located in the Plaza de la Lealtad, 5, very close to the building of the bag and the Cibeles Fountain, from EUR 300.
.The no less iconic Hotel Palace, almost opposite the Congress was constructed by King Alfonso XII in 1912 to give Madrid a hotel worthy of the capital. From 256 euros per night.
If we are looking for boutique hotels, we can find them in epoquehotels.com and hotelesconencanto.com. Some of the located in the most beautiful corners of the capital are:
.Las Meninas hotel, in Campomanes, 7; in a XIX century building, in the Madrid de los Austrias. From 90 euros.
.Hospes Madrid Hotel, located in Independence Square, in front of the Puerta de Alcalá, is also of the nineteenth century. From 140 euros.
.ME Madrid Reina Victoria, in the Plaza de Santa Ana, from 300 € /night.
All prices listed are referred to may of 2011.