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Hotel Sterling

29-31 San Bernardo St, 28015 Madrid, Spain (Formerly Hotel Alexandra)
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Ranked #223 of 454 Hotels in Madrid
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very good place and short way to citycentre, clean and good rooms, breakfast goes well and enough to us. We can take the same hotel again and be very satisfield to staying that place. Good price also telling all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice little room with a good bathroom. All hours service in the reception. Elevator and stairs. Good cleaning. Breakfast was the same every day with white buns, toast, sliced sausage, sliced cheese, fruit, cereal, coffee and juice. It becomes very dull in a couple of days.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I booked this hotel for my parents’ first trip to Madrid. The booking was made and confirmed two months in advance and when my family showed up at the hotel (4pm local time) they learned that the booking was cancelled the very same day they arrived (while they were travelling 11 hours across the Atlantic on their way to Madrid).... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have stayed here since before it changed its name... was Hotel Alexandria..more than five years ago... if you want clean, well serviced rooms. are happy with a Spanish breakfast, you could find no better...Excellent location, decent clean rooms, free WiFi, quiet except the three rooms a floor at the front, charming staff, private clients... no bus parties... so central...... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I returned to the Sterling hotel for a second time, we had been very pleased with our stay the first time and were not disappointed on our return. We stayed on the 6th floor in a spacious room which was clean and quiet, on the courtyard side. staff were very polite and helpful, on one occasion we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Sterling has a great location, very close to Puerta Del Sol (10 min) and subway (5 min). The rooms were medium-sized, but clean and comfortable; we got a room with a window towards the side alley and it was pretty quiet. The breakfast was okay but could have more variety (other hotels farther away from the center might offer... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in room 108 with my mother last week and we both agree that if we come to Madrid again we would be more than happy to stay here again. Location, fantastic. Couldn't have wished for better. We walked everywhere we wanted to go in the city quite easily. In a minute from leaving the front door you are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This is a good value for money hotel. Perfect for a short city break where you will be using the hotel just as somewhere to lay your head. It's nicely decorated with a stylish fresh smelling reception area and lifts to all floors. The rooms were basic, clean with adequate facilities. ( No tea/coffee making facilities was a disappointment though).... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

this hotel have a lovely room size, room are a little dated but over all it nice and clean. staff were lovely and the hotel are located in good location very close to underground station and can walk to gran via or the palace. what i dont like about this hotel is I can hear the maid hoover the corridor... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Hotel was very comfortable and staff were very friendly and helpful, they organised a taxi for our early morning departure. The room was comfortable except for the pillows which were too low and hard even when extra ones were added. The location was good for all main attractions, the royal palace and shops were within walking distance. The breakfast in... More 

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