Best luxury hotels in Madrid
Ready to find out which are the best 5 star hotels in Madrid? Let’s begin!
1. Four Seasons Hotel Madrid, newly opened
If you’ve ever stayed at a Four Seasons, you know the experience is second to none. This Four Seasons hotel is located in the heart of Madrid, very close to many of the major tourist attractions. It is only 10 blocks away from the Prado Museum and a block away from from Sol. Its rooms are spacious and equipped with everything you need to feel comfortable: air conditioning, flat screen TV, desk and free Wifi. They offer a wide variety of double rooms and suites.
The hotel also offers a fitness center, a wellness area with a spa and a swimming pool, ideal when you return from your long walks around the city! In addition, the hotel has a restaurant and a bar where you can try delicious dishes and drinks from the comfort of the hotel.
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2. Urso Hotel & Spa, combines luxury and elegance
If you’re looking for an elegant and luxurious hotel in Madrid, this is an excellent option for you. Urso Hotel & Spa is a 5 star hotel built in a 20th century building. It has been renovated to a certain extent. The hotel is located in one of the best areas of Madrid, the city center (between Chueca and Chamberi), perfect to visit many beautiful places in the city.
Urso Hotel & Spa offers double rooms, deluxe doubles, junior suites and family rooms. The rooms are decorated in a stylish way. The hotel rooms have air conditioning, a flat screen TV, minibar and private bathroom with shower and bathtub. It also offers a spa area that includes a Turkish bath, sauna and massage service. The hotel also provides access to a gym so you won’t have to skip a beat. You will be able to try delicious local dishes in Media Ración restaurant.
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3. Palacio de los Duques Gran Meliá, one of the most beautiful hotels in Madrid
Majestic seems to be a good word to define this hotel. It is in a historic 19th-century building inspired by the work of Velazquez. Palacio de los Duques Gran Meliá is a 5-star hotel located very close to the Royal Theater in Madrid. In my opinion, it is one of the most special luxury hotels in Madrid. Below I will provide you with more details of the different amenities in the hotel, but I will tell you in advance that the hotel has an incredible roof terrace, a charming patio and a wellness center from which you will leave rejuvenated.
The hotel has an immense 1000m2 garden that functions as a green oasis in the heart of Madrid. You won’t lack food options during your stay at this hotel as there are many restaurants nearby. The hotel has three restaurants: Coroa Gallety & Gardens (Spanish cuisine), Montmartre 1889 (French and Spanish cuisine) and Dos Cielos Madrid (Mediterranean cuisine).
The hotel offers several double rooms, family rooms and suites where you will surely find peace and tranquility. All rooms are elegantly decorated and have a TV, coffee maker, rain shower, bathtub and toiletries. When you want to relax after visiting the city, you can head to the pool located on the roof, with a beautiful view of Madrid. You can also enjoy the hot tub, cocktail bar and tea area. If you still have energy left, you can burn some calories at their 24-hour gym.
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4. Hotel Único Madrid, one of the best luxury hotels in Madrid
This boutique hotel is very luxurious. This 5-star hotel is located in Salamanca; one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in Madrid. Hotel Único Madrid was built on a completely remodeled 19th-century palace. Today, the hotel has 44 rooms decorated in an avant-garde style and equipped with everything you need for a perfect experience. You can choose between classic double rooms, deluxe double rooms, junior suites and luxury suites.
The hotel includes a gym, an exquisite private garden, a library, lounge areas and a wellness area with massage service. Ramón Freixa restaurant, awarded with 2 Michelin stars, is located in the hotel. If you prefer, you can spend some time at the bar, an English-style bar where you can have a good cocktail.
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5. The Principal Madrid, first 5-star hotel in Gran Via
If you’re looking for a luxury hotel in Madrid in the city center, you should consider booking a room in The Principal Madrid. It’s located just a few blocks away from many touristic places in the city like Thyssen-Bornemiza museum. An interesting fact about the hotel is that it’s the first 5-star hotel in Gran Via. This hotel offers amazing amenities such as a terrace and wellness center.
The hotel has a total of 76 double rooms and suites. All rooms are luxurious and comfortable. It has a spectacular terrace with olive trees and water fountains where you can enjoy the best cocktails and the greatest view of the city. In Ático restaurant, located on the sixth floor, you can also taste avant-garde dishes in a beautiful space that still preserves that twentieth century feel.
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6. Hotel Santo Mauro, one of the most luxurious hotels in Madrid
If you ever dreamt of staying in a French palace, you can make your dream become a reality by booking a stay in Hotel Santo Mauro. The hotel is one of the most luxurious and unique hotels in Madrid. It is located in the exclusive neighborhood of Chamberi, near Castellana. It was once the home of the Duke of Santo Mauro. The French architecture in the hotel will make you feel like royalty.
Hotel Santa Mauro has 49 luxurious rooms (double rooms & suites). The hotel is surrounded by a charming garden as well. What was once the duke’s library is now that main restaurant in the hotel, and the meeting area were once, during the 19th century, large ballrooms. A gym and sauna are available for all guests. You’ll find many designer store nearby as well.
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7. Gran Hotel Ingles, one of the best hotels in Madrid
This 48-room hotel manages to combine the sophistication of today’s urban world with the glamor of the past. This hotel is located in the heart of Madrid, 300 meters away from Puerta del Sol, and provides luxury, peace and relaxation. Its interior is decorated with stylish furniture, wooden floors and leather-paneled walls. The Gran Hotel Inglés has a restaurant that offers Spanish cuisine and a cocktail bar.
In addition, it is the oldest hotel in Madrid since it opened its doors in 1886. It was also the first to have a restaurant and one of the first buildings in the Spanish capital to have electricity. LobByto, a fine restaurant, is also located inside the hotel and offers homemade dishes, wines, champagne and limited edition liquors. A wellness center and a fitness club are also available for all guests.
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8. Wellington Hotel & Spa Madrid, you’ll love its restaurants
Are you interested in style and elegance whenever you visit a hotel? Wellington Hotel & Spa Madrid has you covered. This 5-star hotel is an amazing option for those who don’t mind spending the few extra bucks when they arrive in Madrid. It is located in the affluent neighborhood of Salamanca. You’ll be able to visit Parque del Retiro which is located 100 meters from the hotel. All rooms are well-furnished and include A/C, minibar, flatscreen TV, coffee maker. The rooms have a beautiful bathroom with marble finish. Rooms are soundproofed as well.
You’ll have access to the spa where you can enjoy an outdoor pool and massages. If you are a fitness fanatic, you can enjoy some time at the gym and then some time relaxing on one of the sun beds. This hotel hosts 2 luxurious restaurants, one of them specializing in sushi! The other, Goizeko Wellington, offers gourmet Basque cuisine. It also has a cafeteria and an English bar.
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9. Hotel Urban, has an amazing terrace
This hotel is located in the center of Madrid, 300 meters from Sol and 200 meters from Thyssen. Hotel Urban is a pet-friendly hotel. During the summer, the hotel opens its roof, where you can enjoy a beautiful outdoor pool. It also has a bar where you can taste cocktails. CEBO restaurant, awarded with a Michelin star, is also part of the hotel.
The rooms are soundproofed and have air conditioning, flat screen TV, Wi-Fi connection, minibar, coffee maker and free toiletries. The hotels offers double rooms, junior suites and suites. They have a classic as well as modern style and feature stone and wood accents, in addition to having works of oriental art.
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10. Mandarin Oriental Ritz Madrid, amazing 5-star hotel in Madrid
Mandarin Oriental Ritz Madrid is easily one of the most luxurious hotels in Madrid. The hotel was built on a Belle Époque palace building. Today, the hotel has 100 rooms and 53 suites in a classic style. Everything is designed for you to enjoy your stay to the fullest. You’ll be able to enjoy a fitness center, a wellness center (indoor pool, sensation showers, vitality pool and steam room) and 5 restaurants and bars. The hotel is located a few steps from the Reina Sofía Museum and is very close to many other tourist attractions.
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This concludes the blog post about the best luxury hotels in Madrid. If you’re having a hard time choosing which hotel to stay in, I recommend visiting the Madrid tourism official website.
I hope this blog post has been informative and has helped you pick a place to stay on your next visit to Madrid, Spain. If you have any question or concern, feel free to leave a comment down below or email me. See you next time, traveler.