Madrid Holidays by Rail

S pain’s exuberant capital city is blessed with elegant boulevards, world-famous art galleries, lovely green spaces and legendary nightlife. The Spanish royal family’s official residence is in the heart of the city, where you can also find the world-famous Prado Museum, and a vibrant restaurant scene, offering delicious tapas and other famous dishes late into the night. Madrid is the focal point of Spain’s large and expanding high-speed rail network, allowing for quick and comfortable access to the country’s numerous other areas of interest.

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Our Recommended Hotels in Madrid

Tryp Atocha Hotel

The Tryp Atocha hotel is close to Madrid’s famous Arts District, with easy access to the Atocha train station. This welcoming and comfortable hotel offers guests a wide breakfast buffet, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and use of gym facilities. Rooms are modern and comfortable with flat-screen TVs, a minibar and city views.

Vincci Centrum Hotel

​The Vincci Centrum is a boutique hotel close to the main street of Gran Via and the Puerta del Sol. Stylish bedrooms feature air-conditioning, Wi-Fi internet access and flat-screen TVs. There is also an onsite restaurant and tapas bar, as well as a lounge bar with international newspapers.

Iberostar Las Letras Gran Via

Recently granted conservation status by the city authorities, this beautiful building provides a warm welcome for guests who want to stay in the stylish heart of the Spanish capital. Bedrooms artfully combine classic style and modern expectations, with guests having access to a pillow menu, and Wi-Fi as well as other comforts. There are also three restaurants, a fitness centre and a rooftop swimming pool.

Gran Melia Palacio de los Duques

This converted 19th Century palace is a luxurious retreat from the bustle and heat of Madrid. Rooms are richly decorated whilst also providing a wide range of creature comforts including a safe, Wi-Fi and a pillow menu. The hotel offers guests three restaurants and two cocktail bars as well as a fitness centre, spa and a seasonal swimming pool overlooking the adjacent royal palace.

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