Madrid Hotels and Other Accommodation with Swimming Pools

I have published this article before on this site but, given the time of year, thought I would re-publish it again – I will make modifications to it to reflect prices and additional hotels. Given the intense, summer heat in Madrid these may well be great options for this time of year. By the way […]

New Hotel in Plaza Santa Ana

If you’re passed through the Plaza Santa Ana over the past couple of years you will have noticed that the huge Reina Victoria Hotel has been undergoing refurbishment. Well, last week saw the lavish re-opening of this historic hotel by the Sol Meliá group – some 1000 people were invited. Here are some of the […]

Book a Hostal in Madrid from Mad About Madrid

Many visitors to this site search for “hotels madrid” or “hostels madrid” on the search engines. To date I have only listed a couple of links to Madrid hotels but have now decided to sign up as an affiliate with a company that offers hostals from all over the world. The company is called Hostelworld […]

Selection of Madrid Hotels

Here is a brief selection of Madrid Hotels, with links to them. May I also suggest that you take a look at what’s on offer at or, Opodo,, Orbitz and Travelocity. 5 Star Hotels Palace Hotel Hotel Ritz Park Hyatt Villa Magna Miguel Ángel Meliá Madrid Princesa 4 Star Hotels Crowne Plaza […]

Madrid Hotels – where should I stay?

Looking to book a hotel in Madrid? Not sure where to go? Well, here are some ideas on different areas (‘barrios’) where you could stay.. Gran Vía – this is the main street that runs through the heart of Madrid, from Plaza de España up until near the Plaza de Cibeles. There are many hotels […]