The Almudena is a cathedral located in Madrid and is dedicated to the Virgin of Almudena and construction began in 1879. Its interior is considered Neo-Gothic and the crypt in the cathedral contains a 16th century image of the Virgin of Almudena. This is also the seat of the patriarch of the Ocean Sea and the Indies, an honorary patriarchate created back in the 16 Century. There are a number of Madrid Hotels that one can relax at after touring this site and other attractions. These include:
Hostal Las Fuentes
This is a hotel located near the Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, and the Grand Palace. This is one of the 2-star Madrid hotels that offer comfort in simplicity in its23 rooms that are all en suite and have TV’s as well as free wireless internet. Facilities offered include laundry, room service, dry cleaning, and ironing service as well as a tour desk, safety deposit box and luggage storage. The rooms are priced between 50 and 70 Euros.
This 4-star hotel is located near the Gran Via the Royal Palace. This is one of the Madrid hotels that has maintained its traditional design as it occupies the palace of the Dukes de Granada de Ega. One can enjoy the bar, and the pools at the Tryp Centro Norte, Tryp Alcala, and Tryp Diana. The hotel has 183 rooms that offer room service heating, air conditioning wireless internet, and family facilities. Other facilities include currency exchange, car rental, business center, breakfast in the rooms and 24-hour front desk. The rooms cost between 117 and 378 Euros per night.
Apartmentos Palacio Real
This is yet another one of the Madrid Hotels that maintained its 19th century design and is located in a historic area of Madrid. The Cathedral and Royal Palace are within 500 meters. The hotel is near the El Rastro shopping zone and two metro stations. 32 apartments offer family facilities, elevator, wireless internet, heating, and air conditioning. One can pay between 74 and 117 Euros per apartment.
Petit Palace Posada del Peine
Here is another addition to Madrid hotels that has 4-star classification and is located near the Plaza Mayor, Gran Via, and Puerta del Sol. The 69 rooms have laptops and free Wi-Fi access, flat screen satellite TV, hydro massage showers and safety deposit box. The hotel has meeting facilities, business center, babysitting services, VIP room facilities, bicycle & car rental, 24-hour front desk and bar. The rooms go for between 107 and 149 Euros per night.
This is a 4-star hotel located in the heart of Madrid, not far from the Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Royal Palace and two metro stations. This 19th-century building has a floor that has no smoking rooms and 73 rooms with satellite TV, pillow menu, mini bar, and free Wi-Fi. Facilities include a golf course, meeting facilities, business center, babysitting facilities. bridal suite, currency exchange, car rental, restaurant, bar among others. The rooms cost between 171 and 246 Euros per night and one can choose an allergy-free room.