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Gran Melia Palacio de Los Duques

#295 of 448 Hotels in Madrid
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Cuesta de Santo Domingo 5, 28013 Madrid, Spain (Formerly Tryp Madrid Ambassador)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in the Gran Melia Palacio de Los Duques for a week just a month or less after it opened. - there was still some work going on but not in the pubilic areas except the garden which was partly open. Its a modern beautiful interesting light and elegant hotel. There are many great points. The rooftop is spectacular... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed in July 2016 a few weeks since the reopening of the hotel after a thorough renovation by the Gran Melia company. Hotel is perfectly located in the heart of Madrid, but away from the hustle and bustle of the main central plazas. A quick 15 minute walk to most sites, and a stone throw away from the Royal Palace.... More 

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Dear Guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for the time taken to comment on the services rendered during your stay with us. Our entire team is delighted to hear that the warm and personalized service highlighted your experience. High quality level is a must for us and searching for the excellence is our main goal. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel has just been opened and swimming pool and outdoor garden are not yet finished. We stayed a total of 6 nights spread over 2 stays and the staff were quick to learn our names and address us by name. Some staff struggle with English but overall all staff are very friendly. It was evident in the mornings that... More 

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Dear Patricia P, It was a pleasure having you as our guest at Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques and we value greatly your precious time taken to share your opinion with us and other travelers on TripAdvisor. We are honored and grateful to hear that you have appreciated our excellent service, availability and kindness of our staff, convenience of... More 

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Staying in Centro

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Centro
Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street performers, colorful lights, window shopping, restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a collection of plazas interconnected by a network of side streets. Some of these side streets are wide pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the privileged Habsburg district next to The Royal Palace, The Opera House and The Cathedral, Gran Melia Palacio de los Duques is a luxury urban resort offering 160 spacious rooms, many of them specially designed for families and 20 luxurious suites. This beautiful hotel, completely inspired on Velazquez’s master piece "Las Meninas", combines two historic buildings updated to an avant-garde style ( a 13th century convent and a 19th century Palace of Dukes of Granada de Ega ). The magnificent outdoor Patio of over 1000sqm is a lush green scenery with a peaceful atmosphere, the perfect spot to enjoy and relax.This prominent yard features a remarkable experience for Dining offering different atmospheres and services that feature contemporary versions of traditional spanish cuisine, including two restaurants and one cocktail bar. Other facilities includes a fitness center, Thai Room wellness center as well as a superb rooftop swimming pool and solarium offering breathtaking 360º views of the city as well as a frontal view over The Royal Palace. The Hotel is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gran Melia Palacio de Los Duques

Address: Cuesta de Santo Domingo 5, 28013 Madrid, Spain (Formerly Tryp Madrid Ambassador)
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
Price Range: $287 - $466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gran Melia Palacio de Los Duques 5*
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
Tryp Ambassador Hotel Madrid
Tryp Hotel Ambassador
Tryp Hotel Madrid
Hotel Style:
#15 Spa Hotel in Madrid
#61 Family Hotel in Madrid
#72 Business Hotel in Madrid
#92 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
#166 Luxury Hotel in Madrid
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