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Hotel Rex

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gran Via 43, 28013 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014
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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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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Excellent Location facing Callao Metro.5 Mins away from Chueca shopping Gran Via.The Breakfast is excellent and various.The rooms are clean.Cheap 3 stars.The single room is unlike the fotos in Booking.com are small and basic.The only bad thing about the Hotel is the bad customer service.I had to print my boarding pass.So they directed me to more that 3 shops around... More

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Busselton, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Clean rooms, not so friendly (men) staff, the ladies were very pleasant. Steps go downstairs to the reception, nobody comes to help with cases. Lifts goes only to room floor levels. Very good breakfast. Many restaurants nearby.

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Athens, Greece
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Rex Hotel is on Gran Via, next to everything really.. The price of the room given the location is unbeatable. I don't think the room was any less good than the room of another hotel we had booked 2 years ago on Gran Via where the price was double or more.. The room was spacious and clean, with a flat... More

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Cairo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

It’s not my 1st time in Madrid but I can say that this hotel considered a very good one to stay in, Location is very very good in the heart of Gran Via and close to Callao Metro Station, SOL Square and Plaza Mayor and many other attractions can be reached on foot. Rooms are very clean modern decorated. Breakfast... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The breakfast was limited and mixed up. Example:the juice machine is here and the glasses are somewhere else,bread is here and the jam and butter are in some other place.Speed of wifi was very good.On the first day only the a.c wasnt working.Rooms were very comfortable. I was out and when i came bck the room door wasnt opening.we had... More

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Saint-Denis, Reunion Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Nice and simple, Nice breakfast Noisy at night Good value for money Metro is near,plaza espana,plaza major very close to hotel Wifi is working but slow. Receptionist not so welcoming Nice housekeeper.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The hotel is in great position- on the la gran via.the room was very good- comfortable and clean.the breakfast was a bit difficult to the ones who eats kosher only and it was better to eat outside (there are a lot of nice breakfast resturants around - such as dunkin coffee or a resturant that looked from the 50's.

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Malaga, Spain
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

hotel is situated right in the center of Madrid in one of the most important streets named Gran Via; perfect for those who want to go to all the theatres to watch the various shows. You will find a big variety of restaurants and fast food joints. I personally recommend the Bar del Jamon. About the hotel: it has no... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Pro: location; everything is almost within walking distance Con: very noisy, dark room; bathroom is outdated as well as the towels; wifi connection extremely poor; reception is on -1 and you have to carry your luggage all the way down by using the stairs. You can get to your room only by using the lift which is on -1.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The location couldnt be better. You can choose at least 03 subways stations pretty new to the hotel. It is new to the main turistic points in the downtown. The breaskfast is also very good with different options of breads, cheeses, with tortilla de patatas!

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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*
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Also Known As:
Sol Melia Madrid
Sol Melia Rex Hotel

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