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Carlton Hotel Madrid offers its colourful restaurant 'La Galerie' where there are paintings exhibited all year. The restaurant is open from 13:00 - 15:30 and 15:50 - 23:00.
You'll also find it incorporates a café that's open from 07:30 - 23:30.
In addition there's a laundry service, car rental, parking, wi-fi internet, babysitting service and a shuttle bus to both the airport and the IFEMA trade fair centre. In reception you find a TV tuned to a city information channel, a weather forecast, and an interactive touch-screen tourist information point. There are also 2 computers in reception for guest use.
The Carlton Hotel Madrid has 3 meeting rooms and the largest can hold up to 80 people. The hotel has an excellent supply of equipment for meetings and conferences, including: projectors, photocopying service, podiums, video, screens, transcription service, simultaneous translation, hostesses, stenographer, sound system, notice boards, bi-lingual secretary and computers.
If you want to plan a business / social event, the hotel will cater for business meals, working lunches, coffee breaks and cocktails.
There are 112 rooms at the Carlton Hotel Madrid, and every one has AC, phone, radio, music, minibar, safe, interactive satellite TV and a full bathroom with a hair dryer.
External rooms have a view onto the busy tree-lined Paseo de las Delicias road. The rooms have a clean and neat feel and have comfortable modern furniture.
The Carlton Hotel Madrid is 10 minutes walk from the Atocha train station, and Reina Sofia museum in an area that is predominantly residential, with a few shops, banks and bars. When I walked up Paseo de las Delicias there were people selling flowers too.
Opposite the hotel you'll find a bank, post box, a café-bar and a jewellery shop. And if you should feel hungry at any time, there's a branch of Open Cor 24 hour supermarket 50 metres away.
The 10 minute walk towards Atocha station brings you closer to the city centre, which is another 10 minutes walk (or metro ride) up the hill of Calle Atocha.
Public transport options
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport will be about 30 minutes depending on traffic volume. The following price includes airport supplement and is valid assuming there is no excess baggage (that all baggage fits inside the boot and interior of the taxi).
Taxi Fare: €22.00 - €30.00
Via Metro: You can take various metro routes directly from the airport to arrive at Palos de Frontera metro near the Carlton Hotel Madrid. Line number 8 leaves from inside the airport between terminals 1 and 2. The quickest route is written below with the stations where you need to change listed:
Metro: Columbia (Pink Line, L8) Then change and head for Principe de Vergara (Purple Line, L9). Then take the line to Sol (Red Line, L2), then the line to Palos de la Frontera (Yellow Line, L3).
Via Bus: You can take a red EMT public bus from the airport to Avenida America. The number bus that takes this route is the 115. From there it's quicker to change to the metro.
Car Parking Near To AC Hotel Carlton in Madrid
|Car Park Name||Address||Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters|
|Hiomarsa||Calle Rafael de Riego, 14||100 m|
|Low Cost Atocha||Calle Rafael de Riego, 5||100 m|
|SABA Estacion Madrid Atocha||Avenida Ciudad de Barcelona, 3||700 m|
|Delicias||Paseo de las Delicias, 82||800 m|
The Carlton Hotel Madrid is excellent value for money for a 4 star hotel. It is clean and modern inside and has some unique and useful features for tourists, in the form of the interactive information screen. The hotel caters well for businesses too, and is only a short metro journey away from the commercial centre of Madrid.
AC Hotel Carlton Madrid
Paseo de la Delicias, 26
28045 Madrid, España.
Metro: Palos de Frontera (Yellow Line, L3) Plus 6 minutes walk.