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birmingham uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having a metro stop at either end of the street 2 minutes walk away made El Coloso a great hotel from which to explore the whole of Madrid. Plaza de Espana via Ministerios straight to aiport took about an hour. Modern Hotel with very clean spacious rooms. Good breakfast buffet with hot and cold dishes, pastries, fruit and cereals. Staff... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights for my first trip to Madrid. The hotel was clean, presentable, well staffed and in a prime location. The breakfast was very good and the staff even allowed us to eat at short notice before checking out at 0630am which I found very helpful. That's pretty much all the amenities the hotel offers. We got put... More 

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Wirral
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stay in Madrid regularly but don't spend a lot of time in my hotel room. The Hotel Exe El Coloso is very centrally located great for exploring the city even if you are short of time. Close to bars, restaurants and shops. Facilities are limited but free WIFI breakfast at a price, parking at a price, but rooms are... More 

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solihull
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just arrived back from a 3 day stay in this hotel. I am a little confused by other peoples previous feedback , so thought I would give my opinion. The hotel is in a perfect location for everything.. You have several bars, restaurants and small mini supermarkets within a 1 minute walking distance. The hotel staff were very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

The location is great. Several minutes walk to reach everywhere. The rooms are old and not refurbished. Was with a stroller for my baby, very difficult access to the hotel and rooms. Pricy for the product, the staff seem to always be busy and be short of time. The breakfast is decent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights on our Leger tour. Other than the absence of a bar we couldn't really find too much to complain about. Room was nice, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent with lots to choose from and not too busy. We had a dinner package and all our meals were nice. The brown marks on the marble floor... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Booked this hotel as it was a very affordable rate in Central Madrid. - Location is excellent. Next to Callao, Gran Via or Plaza de España. Quiet street. - Wifi works very well. - Despite the 4 stars, the hotel is a bit oldish (not to the same standards as most modern four stars in Spain) yet very clean. It... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights. Good hotel with friendly staff and a GREAT location. My main concern is security. Anyone can go in and out of the hotel without any filters. Fortunenatly, i did not experience or feel any threats but i would recomend to the hotel to take a serious look at this. My other issue was wifi. Had a... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We stayed here for two nights as part of a Leger trip. The hotel is very well located for walking to the main points of interest in Madrid. However it does not cater for lunch or evening meals, except for parties. Also it does not have a bar! The room we had was ok, perfectly clean but with the most... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

This hotel's only feature is the fact that it's in a decent area. We had booked 4 bedrooms and in two, if not more, of them the floorboards were lifted. The reception is the only area that's nice. The rooms are nothing like the photos. The hotel is an old apartment building and I'm pretty sure people still live there.... More 

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Exe El Coloso, of four stars, is located downtown Madrid, between Gran Via and Callao. The hotel has 133 rooms with plasma TVs, free Wi - Fi, minibar and bathroom. Some rooms have a terrace and sloping ceilings. A breakfast buffet is served every morning and there is a parking available (with an extra charge) for the clients of the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Exe El Coloso

Address: Calle Leganitos 13, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Location: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro
Price Range: $55 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Exe El Coloso 4*
Number of rooms: 133
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El Coloso Hotel
El Coloso Madrid
Hotel Coloso
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#168 Luxury Hotel in Madrid
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