Those who visit the captivating Spanish capital always wish to return. The city’s rich and vibrant cultural heritage cannot be appreciated—in all its grandeur—in just one visit. Madrid is a metropolis that invites the traveler to enjoy its monuments and world-class museums, delight in its gastronomy and partake in its unique offer of cosmopolitan entertainment.
For the enjoyment of visitors and locals alike, a new five-star boutique hotel opened its doors in Gran Vía, one of Madrid’s most emblematic avenues. The Principal Madrid Hotel is strategically located in the city center, close to the neighborhoods of Salesas and Madrid de Los Austrias, and five minutes from the Plaza de Cibeles and Puerta del Sol. In the vicinity, you’ll also find major museums, the Plaza Mayor, the Royal Palace, the Royal Theatre, the Almudena Cathedral and the Retiro Park.
The hotel’s spectacular rooftop offers landscaped gardens with beautiful views of the city. In addition to sunbathing in the solarium, guests can also enjoy great dining options from chef Ramón Freixa, awarded two Michelin stars. Since its debut, this rooftop has become a famous meeting point to enjoy a sumptuous breakfast, sophisticated afternoon tea, or gourmet dinners in a chic environment of great music and attentive service.
The 76 luxurious rooms exude luxury, with high ceilings and large windows, decorated with warm colors and equipped with the latest technology. They are distributed in Executive, Premium, Superior, De Luxe and Junior Suites. But undoubtedly but the most exclusive accommodation is the Gran Vía Suite, which includes butler service, hydro-massage shower, and a separate lounge with a private dining room. There is also the option of adding an adjacent double room and turn the suite into a royal apartment. Furthermore, it comes with exclusive services such as car and driver, personal trainer, babysitter, secretary and translation assistance.
The hotel also boasts a Wellness Suite with integrated sauna, which can be reserved for individual treatments or couples. It also has a gym and spaces for business meetings, social events or private dining.
The exclusive The Principal Madrid Hotel is an excellent choice for those who enjoy luxury without fanfare. ■