Spain’s Puerta Del Sol, which translates to ‘The Gate of the Sun’, is the center of all Spanish Roads home to the clock that counts down to the New Year and the eating of the Twelve Grapes tradition. This is also the spot where the New Year celebrations have been broadcast since 1962. One can choose from a number of Madrid hotels to visit this landmark and other attractions near Puerta Del Sol. Below are some of those hotels near Puerta Del Sol Madrid:
Petit Palace Puerta Del Sol
This is one of the quality Madrid hotels that carry a 3-star classification. It has a 19th century look and a touch of modern technology like free Wi-Fi access. It is located near the Plaza Mayor, Museo Del Prado, and the Royal Palace. This hotel that is part of the High Tech Hotels & Resorts offers 64 rooms that are wither doubles or twin rooms that have flat-screen TV’s and hydro massage showers. The meals are a buffet of hot and cold meals and other facilities include babysitting services, laundry, car rental, 24-hour front desk, safety deposit box, and soundproofed rooms, which cost between 84 Euros and 117 Euros.
This is one of the Madrid Hotels that one can stay at near Puerta Del Sol. This 3-star hotel offers walking distances to some of Madrid’s many attractions like the royal Palace, Letras district streets and the Reina Sofia and there is the Sol metro station for those seeking to tour further. The hotel has 14 rooms that are soundproofed, heated, air-conditioned, and decorated with modern facilities. Pets are allowed and one can use the internet via modem free. The double rooms cost about 61 Euros and there is 24-hour front desk assistance.
Hostal Alhambra Suites
30 meters off the Puerta Del Sol center is the 3-star facility that is one of the Madrid Hotels one should look to for a comfortable stay. The 30 rooms all have flat screen TV’s and Wi-Fi access and are designed in black and white. This 19th century building offers both modern and traditional Spanish culture. Located not far from the Plaza Mayor and the Thyssen-Bornemisza art galleries, with rooms going between 55 and 115 Euros and breakfast is included in the rates. The hotel has a 24-hour front desk, safety deposit box, tour desk, laundry, and public parking.
Petit Palace Mayor Plaza
Welcome to one of the Madrid hotels that is set in a historical surrounding but is loaded with modern décor and technology. This 4-star hotel is located at the entrance of the Plaza Mayor and not far from the Retiro Park and Prado Gallery. The 58 rooms have 26-inch flat screen TV’s, personal computer with Wi-Fi access and hydro massage shower and baths in the bathrooms. The rooms cost between 96 Euros and 139 Euros and there is a romantic getaway room that goes for 123 Euros. Facilities include cycling, business center, VIP room facilities, car rental, luggage storage, and many others.
Petit Palace Plaza Del Carmen
This 4-star Madrid hotels has been refurbished but maintained its traditional look and feel. It is located near Gran Via and the Puerta Del Sol square as well as galleries and shopping centers. The hotel has 42 rooms that offer Jacuzzi and hydro massage showers and one can enjoy free coffee at the reception, room service, and wireless internet and get discount tickets to some of the attraction sites. Rooms cost between 80 Euros and 107 Euros and one can request for honeymoon and special bedding services.