Situated in the heart of the city centre, this luxurious 5 star Prado – Museum – Gran Via area hotel provides guests with easy access to some of Madrid’s top attractions, including the National Library of Spain.
The property’s central location makes it ideal for those looking to explore all that Madrid has to offer, with the efficient subway system providing you with an easy way to get around the city. Stations located close to your Hot Rate Hotel include Banco de Espana, Sevilla, and Gran Via. The property is also conveniently located for international visitors, as Madrid Barajas airport is only 12.7km away. Facilities at the hotel include complimentary high-speed Internet access for all guests, and there is also a superb Fitness Centre for those looking to get a workout in during your stay in Madrid.
Make the most of the location of your Hot Rate Hotel with a visit to the famous Prado Museum. With over 3 million visitors every year, the museum is Spain’s leading art institution and houses pieces dating as far back as the 12th century. A number of the pieces housed here are from artists such as Goya and Velasquez, and there are a wide range of paintings, sculptures and prints to enjoy during your visit. Due to the popularity of the museum it is wise to get here early before the crowds come in, but there are a number of attractions close by such as the Botanical Gardens if the queues are too long when you arrive! Both the Banco de Espana and Atocha metro stations are within walking distance of the museum, along with several buses including lines 9, 10 and 14. Guided tours of the museum are also available should you wish to have additional information about the displays, with English-speaking guides available.
For evening entertainment, Areia on Calle Hortaleza 92 provides drinkers and diners with a great chill-out spot in a relaxed atmosphere. During the day the bar is a popular spot to grab lunch, with a fantastic menu serving a range of traditional cuisines and a drinks menu that may keep you there until the evening! The interior is very comfortable and you will often see locals relaxing on the cosy sofas, but the venue is tourist-friendly too and is certainly worth popping in for a drink and a bite to eat!
Enjoy your stay in Madrid!