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Hotel Villa Real

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our visit was booked for us as part of a cruise holiday on The River Douro which started in Lisbon. So we did not choose the location however Imagine Cruising's choice was excellent and it made a very finale to our holiday.

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London, United Kingdom
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Stayed here twice now in consecutive years while traveling through Spain. Think its in an excellent location walking to lots of tourist places. However, it does not deserve a full 5 stars, lots of small flaws in service and amenities that detract which is ashame. For instance the bar is tiny and understaffed (both visits) and the food served in...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not a full blown 5* Hotel as most westerners would put it. The hotel is ideally located for walking around the city. Staff are fantastic, rooms are ok for what you'd expect however we found them not to be very sound proof! You could hear everything going on next door. Buffet breakfast is amazing.

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdirector at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. Your feedback is really important for us since it helps us to improve our service. Please, be sure that we will analyze your negative comments in order to provide our guest the best experience ever had. We hope to welcome you soon in Madrid, Kind regards Antonio Martín...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this hotel because it was in the best location for museums and parks, had extremely comfortable beds and an excellent staff. It is up the street from "luxury" hotels that are double the price but this hotel is on a quieter side street. I mean I felt so vindicated by my research. The rooms also have a couch...

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdircetor at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for these kind comments posted in this website about us. We are pleased to know that you loved our hotel and the service provided by our personal. We always do our best to provide our guests a great stay with us. We hope welcoming you in Madrid again. Kindest regards Antonio Martín Assistant Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel is very good with everything being within an easy walking distance. The room was very clean and spacious. Our room had an upstairs master suite with bath and another living/pullout sofa on the bottom floor with another bathroom. The upstairs terrace was a nice touch as well. It was very warm outside the days we...

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdirector at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to send us your Feedback. We really apologize about the problem with air condition you had during your stay at the Villa Real. As you can understand we cannot be happy because we did not meet your expectations and that is something that it will make us work even harder. Please, be sure...

Louisville, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

The A/C was broken both days of our stay. The temperatures were in the high 70's, however our room was on floor 5 with large windows facing the sun. It was well over 90 degrees in the rooms both days and it was so hot it was impossible to sleep.

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdirector at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to send us your Feedback. We really apologize about the problem with air condition you had during your stay at the Villa Real. As you can understand we cannot be happy because we did not meet your expectations and that is something that it will make us work even harder. Please, be sure...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the staff we met were friendly and helpful. Service was excellent. The room was clean and comfortable. The welcome gift and complimentary glass of champagne we received was a nice gesture.The room we had looked out over apartments at the back of the hotel but had the advantage of being quiet. Everything you want to see and do in...

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdifrector at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear Guest Firstly, I would like to thank you for choosing us for your stay in Madrid. We are delighted to know that you have an excellent stay and our staff was helpful and friendly with you, I will extend the congratulations to them. Please, do not hesitate to visit us in the future; we will be pleased to welcome...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What really separates this hotel from others I have recently stayed in is the friendliness and courtesy of the staff. They were all fantastic, which is a credit to the management. We were visiting for my wife's birthday and they went above and beyond to make our two-night stay extra special. The view from our room, overlooking Plaza de la...

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdirector at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear guest, Firstly, I would like to thank you for your comment; for sure it will be helpful for our future guests. We are pleased to know that your experience with us has been satisfactory and you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks to guest like you, we are due to work hard in order to exceed our guests’ expectations....

Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Weird that there are few stairs before reaching elevator so i had to, later the clerk helped me, lift my luggage. Juat nice enough rooms. I stayed in the basic one with my girlfriend. It doesnt wow you. We didnt use at all the living room area hahaha i guess for us we would have appreciated more bedroom space. Confortable...

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DireccionDerbyHotels, Subdirector at Hotel Villa Real, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and kind words. I am so pleased that you had a great stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you soon, We stay at your disposal, Best wishes Antonio Martín Assistant Manager

Coral Gables, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel can not be beat for location, price and service. It is smack in the middle of all the action and within walking distance of everything that matters in Madrid. Just a few blocks from the Prado Museum and the Plaza of Santa Ana, you will find yourself with lots of things to do. People at the hotel are...

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Dear guest, Firstly, I would like to thank you for your comment; for sure it will be helpful for our future guests. We are pleased to know that your experience with us has been satisfactory and you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks to guest like you, we are due to work hard in order to exceed our guests’ expectations....

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Staying in Huertas

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Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighborhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighborhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villa Real is a five-star hotel in the centre of Madrid, located in the Plaza de las Cortes, right in front of the Spanish Congress of Deputies and just a few minutes on foot away from Puerta del Sol. It is a unique location for exploring the sites of 'Madrid de los Austrias' on foot and enjoying the museum triangle formed by the Museo del Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum and the Queen Sofia Foundation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villa Real

Address: Plaza de las Cortes, 10, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Huertas
Price Range: $88 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Villa Real 5*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Real Hotel Madrid
Hotel Style:
#23 Business Hotel in Madrid
#28 Luxury Hotel in Madrid
#28 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
#35 Family Hotel in Madrid
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“Can't beat it for location”
marcsO4998ZE, 4 days ago | Read review
“Do not book a triple room”
00EmmaD00, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Yes third floor is good at the back.”
loulou089, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We found the best price on the hotel's website itself, and they offered complimentary wine.. Higher floors are quieter.”
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“get a room overlooking the square”
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