The hotel is in Madrid's financial zone and so is ideally placed for quick access to several major companies.
The hotel offers a laundry service, parking, a gym, sauna and room service. There's also a bar, which has a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere, and the hotels lays on a varied breakfast buffet.
This is a suitable hotel for businesses as there are 5 meeting rooms that come with audio-visual facilities and the hotel will provide a translation service, catering for coffee breaks, cocktail parties and business lunches.
The largest room measures 180m2 and can hold up to 50 seated people. The smallest room is 15m2 and seats 10.
There are 180 rooms and they all have air-conditioning, satellite TV, video and central heating. Other facilities within the rooms include a direct line phone, safe, wake-up call service, minibar, piped music and trouser press.
The rooms are decorated in neutral colours and exterior rooms have views across the tree-lined street to the buildings opposite.
The Gran Atlanta Hotel Madrid is in the zone known as AZCA, which is Madrid's business and financial district. There are many large companies nearby, and the main road of Castellana is within 10 minutes walk. Here also, you'll come across many of Madrid's largest companies.
Opposite the hotel there are two cafes and a restaurant. If you turn left out of reception and walk for 2 minutes, there's a small grocers store on the opposite side of the road. There are also 3 estate agents within 1 minute's walk of the hotel.
To get to the centre of Madrid and to the shops, bars and restaurants where tourists commonly go, you have to take the metro for about 15 minutes.
Booking your airport transport online in advance of your trip enables you to travel from Madrid-Barajas airport directly to the door of your hotel.
The online booked transfers listed below are not public transport operated services - which means they continue to run even if there is a public transport strike.
If you don't speak Spanish, and you are unfamiliar with Madrid, arranging your transport in advance will give you peace of mind and save you the trouble of working out the route yourself. You can either book a private transfer or a shared transfer.
Private transfer (online booking only)
A private transfer means that the vehicle that you have will be dedicated for you and your party only. The driver will be waiting for you at your arrivals gate with a sign with your name on it. Your driver will assist you with your luggage and take you to a private air conditioned vehicle to take you directly to your hotel. We have provided a booking link below.
Minibus transfer (online booking only)
A minibus option is cheaper than the private transfer and the vehicle is shared amongst other travellers. Unlike a private transfer the driver will not be waiting for you at the arrivals gate you would need to make your way to a meeting point.
Follow the link below to book either your private transfer or minibus transfer online.
Public transport options
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport will be about 20 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 Alvarado metro near the Gran Atlanta Hotel Madrid. Line number 8 leaves from inside the airport between terminals 1 and 2. I've given the quickest route below with the stations where you need to change listed:
Metro: Colombia (Pink Line, L8) Then change and head for Plaza de Castilla (Purple Line, L9) Then change and head for Alvarado (Light Blue Line, L1).
Via Bus: There isn't a public bus that goes directly from the airport to the area where the hotel is situated.
The Gran Atlanta Hotel Madrid is in a good location for anyone visiting Madrid on business. It also has good facilities for any company wishing to hold a conference. Holiday-makers will find it well situated for quick access to the centre of Madrid by metro.
Gran Atlanta Hotel Madrid
Calle Comandante Zorita, 34
28020 Madrid, España.
Metro: Alvarado (Light Blue Line, L1) Plus 6 minutes walk.