Nicely appointed rooms that are will insulated from street below. Short taxi ride to the Prado and Reine Sofia museums. Hotel staff are friendly and helpful. Breakfast at the hotel is pricey, so we went to the cafe across the street to eat with the locals. For those who can't go without Starbucks, there's one just a few blocks away.
Located in Salamanca, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Plaza de Colon, Prado Museum, and El Retiro Park. Plaza …More
North of the Retiro, Salamanca has always been an affluent neighbourhood. Its grid-like streets and beautiful houses sprang up at the end of the 19th century, escaping from the old city walls. Today, ladies who lunch drop into its spas and designer shops, many of which line the long, sleek Calle Serrano. The National Library and the Museum of Archaeology are close to the Plaza de Colón.