MADRID

Description:

Madrid is the capital of Spain, the centre of the same-named autonomous community and the biggest city of the country. Official language there is Spanish, nevertheless some people speak other recognized languages of autonomous communities – Catalan, Galician, Basque. Because of great number of immigrants are often heart other foreign languages, particularly Arabic. If You travel to Madrid, it’s very advantageous to by special MadridCard, which offers discounts, free entrance to more than 50 museums and unlimited trips on public transport. There are cards for 24, 36, 72 or 120 hours with different options included – you can choose one with free admissions on the Discover Tours or Discounts for flamenco shows, clubs and bars. The price is differing according to chosen options; there are discounts for children, students and senior.

Climate

Madrid is located on the altitude 650 m over the sea level, because of this during the winter is colder than in the cities situated on the coastline; due to Madrid%27s altitude and dry climate the difference between summer and winter temperature is rather big. The most pleasant weather falls between May and first half of June (20-23 degrees C), and through end of the summer it’s really hot. Nevertheless Madrid’s climate is considered to be one of the healthiest in Europe due to its close proximity to the mountains.

Transport

Madrid’s metro is divided into 4 Metro Zones – A, B1, B2, B3 - according to the further one’s gets from the centre of the city. You can buy a individual ticket for every zone priced at 2.00 euros – it’s valid for one journey through chosen zone and it’s also include one EMT bus journey. The tickets are available at the ticket office or the automatic ticket machine. But it’s more convenient to buy a Metrobus 10 journey ticket (9.30 euro) that gives you 10 journeys on every metro line through zone A and 10 EMT bus journeys – these buses depart from Plaza de Colón to Madrid Airport. The Metrobús ticket has no expiration date so it can be used by your travel companions – these kind of tickets are available from automatic ticket machines on the bus and metro stations. There are tree main Bus Stations in Madrid - Estación Sur de Madrid (Sur), de Avenida de América (Norte), Estación de Conde de Casal. The buses within Madrid are red, and called EMT (Empresa Municipal de Transporte), the same company provides a transfer to Barajas Airport – line 200 and line 204. Buses operate from 6.00 am till 23.30 pm. During night period there are night buses, their timetable and waiting time depends on each line. Madrid Airport Barajas consists of 4 terminals – T1 (international flights), T2 (domestic flights), T3 (regional flights) and T4.

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Hotels in MADRID


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Novotel Madrid Campo de las Naciones

Address: Calle de Amsterdam, 3, Madrid

$75 - $439

Property Location Located in Madrid (IFEMA), Novotel Madrid Campo de las Naciones is minutes from Madrid Congress Centre and Juan Carlos I Park. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Hipercor Campo de las Naciones Shopping Centre and El Capricho Park.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of... more

Occidental Miguel Angel Hotel & Urban Spa

Address: Calle de Miguel Angel, 29-31, Madrid

$104 - $327

Property Location A stay at Occidental Miguel Angel Hotel & Urban Spa places you in the heart of Madrid, walking distance from Museum of Natural Sciences and Sorolla Museum. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Lazaro Galdiano Museum and U.S. Embassy.Rooms Make yourself at home in one... more

Agumar Hotel

Address: Paseo Reina Cristina 7, Madrid

$69 - $133

Property Location You'll be centrally located in Madrid with a stay at Agumar Hotel, steps from Royal Tapestry Factory and close to Prado Museum. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Reina Sofia Museum and Velazquez Palace.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 245 air-conditioned... more

NH Parque Avenidas

Address: Calle de Biarritz, 2, Madrid

$75 - $442

Property Location A stay at NH Parque Avenidas places you in the heart of Madrid, minutes from Las Ventas and close to Prado Museum. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Fundacion Juan March and TorrespaƱa.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 199 air-conditioned rooms featuring... more

Novotel Madrid Puente de la Paz

Address: Albacete 1, Madrid

$74 - $121

Property Location With a stay at Novotel Madrid Puente de la Paz in Madrid (Avenida America), you'll be close to Las Ventas and Prado Museum. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Parque de Berlin and Sports Palace Madrid.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 240 air-conditioned... more

HOTEL FOXA 25 SUITES

Address: AGUSTIN DE FOXA 25, Madrid

Suites FOXA 25 has a strategic location just a few minutes away from Plaza de Castilla Paseo de la Castellana and Very close by the largest and newest exhibition arena in Madrid Juan Carlos I exhibition and convention center.10 minutes from Madrid Barajas International Airport and 10 minutes to... more

NH Alberto Aguilera

Address: Calle de Alberto Aguilera 18, Madrid

$80 - $470

Property Location A stay at NH Alberto Aguilera places you in the heart of Madrid, walking distance from Convent of las Comendadoras de Santiago and Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporaneo. This hotel is within close proximity of Plaza del Dos de Mayo and Plaza de Espana.Rooms Make yourself at home... more

Ibis Madrid C/ Valentin Beato

Address: Valentin Beato 20, Madrid

Property Location With a stay at Ibis Madrid C/ Valentin Beato in Madrid (Arturo Soria - Ciudad Lineal), you'll be convenient to Hipercor Campo de las Naciones Shopping Centre and Madrid Congress Centre. This hotel is within close proximity of Juan Carlos I Park and Madrid Congress... more

Praga

Address: Antonio Lopez 65 - Atocha, Madrid

$61 - $122

Property Location With a stay at Praga in Madrid (Carabanchel), you'll be convenient to Vicente Calderon Stadium and Plaza Mayor. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Gate of Toledo and La Casa Encendida.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 420 air-conditioned rooms featuring... more

Apartamentos Centro Norte

Address: Mauricio Legendre, 16, Madrid

Apartamentos Centro Norte



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