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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gran Via 43, 28013 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #320 of 457 Hotels in Madrid
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Barcelona, Spain
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81 reviews 81 reviews
54 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I siento a weekend in the Rex Hotel And It way very comfortable and convenient. Location is great in the heart of gran via and well connected to the metro (Plaza Callao is nearby). I would definetly recommend it!

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Athens, Greece
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rude stuff with bad behavior. Very overestimated. Very high prices for what they offer. Allthough i travel very often to Madrid I wouldn't visit that hotel again and i wouldn't recommend it to other people.

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Bensville, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for four days in August 2014 and with all the hotels in Madrid why pick this one. 2 star advertise as 3, I think the reason for 3 is the position this the centre of historic Madrid. Hotel is cheap for a reason and you pay for everything. Madrid is a great city don't let this hotel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 3 nights in hotel in november. Very good location and easy to find when coming from the airport , 2 metro stations within a 3 minute walk and very close to the Royal Palace and parks etc. Room small and fairly old but adequate, the cleaning could have been more accurate, the breakfast quite good considering it is a... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The hotel is centrally located to parks and other attractions in the area. Very close to metro and train station for visiting art galleries. Many Good restaurants near by. Many shopping opportunists close by. Clean rooms and comfortable bed. Breakfast average for buffet.

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Middelburg, The Netherlands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Location is on the Gran Via so if you are looking for excitement everything is nearby. Though the entrance of the hotel is a bit shabby the hotel staff is friendly and everything is how it should be. Rooms are not fancy but everything works and is clean. Breakfast was really ok. For me this was value for money €150... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I have been traveling in Europe for 3months and this would be the worts hotel. You get charge for everything even if you need to check the weight of luggage,print boarding pass. Pros- clean rooms, one of the best positions in Madrid.

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Earlestown
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The hotel can be best described as "lived in" and the lack of lobby bar (or any bar) might actually have been a blessing. The rooms, and the beds are tired, but the bathroom is perfectly functional. If I was taking my partner I wouldn't use this hotel, but for friends who plan on only sleeping in the room it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I booked Hotel Rex for a weekend stay after seeing the photos (on the hotels own website) of the superior room with the terrace and was equally encouraged by generally good reviews. I thought that the hotel, with it's terrace overlooking Gran Via would be the perfect place to celebrate my husband's birthday. In addition to the superior room with... More 

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The only advantage is location. Room worn out. There is no parking in front of the hotel, if you are using a car, you will have to park around 400mts away and carry your luggage all the way long. I w'ont stay there a second time.

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Address: Gran Via 43, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rex 3*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Sol Melia Madrid
Sol Melia Rex Hotel

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