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Hotel Francisco I

2.0 of 5 c/ Arenal,15, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is perfect, we were pleased with the room, the breakfast and the facilities in general. It's very modern and clean plus perfectly situated to allow easy exploring of Madrid. If you are hotel fussy like we are, come here, believe me you won't be disappointed.

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Moira, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Using trip advisor we chose the Francisco 1 in Arenal - form the moment we walked in the staff could not do enough for us . Our room was perfect with modern ( looked like new ) facilities . The breakfast ( 6 euro) was perfect with a great selection of food and great coffee. The location just off Sol... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this for a place to cheaply sleep off the jet lag and see some city highlights; it over-delivered on both! What a surprise! Because it matched my search for cheap, location, and high rating I booked the first hotel I saw and lucked out. My room was ready early and Carlos kindly showed me my room and how... More 

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9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here in July 2014. It was our first visit to Madrid so we chose a centrally located hotel. The location was excellent on a pedestranised street within a one minute walk of Puerta del Sol. We booked a few months in advance and got an excellent price. The reception area to the hotel is welcoming... More 

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Province of Milan, Italy
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is modern and clean. Situated in the center of Madrid, really near to Puerta del Sol, between 2 main Metro Stations, is realy good for touritic visits. The room are wide, the bath room perfect. Reception service provide touristic information very usefull

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We were very happy with our stay in this hotel. First of all, the location could not be better. The Puerto Del Sol is just 250 meters away as is the Plaza Mayor. This is so convenient! The hotel itself is wonderful. The rooms are big enough (20 square meters). The room has airconditioning which works perfectly and a safe.... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Don't let the two star rating put you off, this is a real find in the centre of Madrid. Staff are helpful, rooms are comfortable, the place is very clean. Wifi is free (deserves an extra star just for that). We walked to all the attractions. Tips - taxis leave you at the local square so have a map. Get... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Verry nice hotel with friendly staff. Stayed her for one night in the weekend. Suited excellent in centre with lots of shopping and other opportunituies nearby. Nicely designed rooms, never encountered such nice design in an hotel for such a price before. Breakfast complete. Would recommend to anyone.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Nice hotel with a good value for price bang in the middle of Madrid. The hotel staff was friendly and the rooms were very clean. Our room had just views to and indoor patio but this wasn't a problem as we know that the main street gets very bustling at night.

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Louth Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

Certainly worthy of 3 stars or more. This was my 5th time in Madrid and by far the best hotel. Spotlessly clean, fab location, excellent staff and amazing value for money. I'll definatly be back...would highly recommend.

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Address: c/ Arenal,15, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro , Sol
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Francisco I 2*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Francisco i Hotel
Francisco i Madrid
Hotel Style:
#15 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
#20 Family Hotel in Madrid
#55 Business Hotel in Madrid

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