The reception and lobby area are vast and have a tranquil feel. The staff are pleasant, attentive and helpful. The overall design of the hotel interior is modern and minimalist, and they have their own art collection including some Andy Warhol originals in one of the restaurants.
The Hotel Villa Real Madrid has wi-fi internet, a collection of ancient art, laundry and ironing service, dogs are allowed, car park, two restaurants: East 47 (with the Warhol art and an extensive cocktail list), and Europa (with dishes like 'Tartar of red salmon with citrus sushi'), and limousine service on request. You can also book car rental through reception, there's a sauna, Jacuzzi, gym and a babysitting service.
Business clients of the hotel Villa Real Madrid are well catered for. The business centre is made up of 4 meeting rooms, three of which can be combined to give enough space for 300 people. The rooms are suitable for press conferences, presentations and conventions, and the hotel offers state-of-the-art technology: projectors, sound systems and a hostess and secretary on request. They will also cater for business lunches and cocktail evenings.
The Hotel Villa Real Madrid has 115 rooms including luxury suites that have an independent bedroom and lounge on the same level, or they are laid out as a duplex with a Jacuzzi; junior suites; or bedrooms with the lounge on a different level. The décor of the rooms is stylish with either wooden floors or parquet floors, root mahogany furniture and bathrooms of Carrara marble. Each room also has some impressive paintings from the hotels private art collection.
The facilities in the rooms include: 24 hour room service, AC and CH, sound-proofing, Hi-fi with CD player, safe, mini-bar, direct-dial telephone, hair dryer, TV, Canal Plus, satellite TV and Pay-per-view and wi-fi internet.
There's a picturesque plaza right outside the hotel where you can sit in the shade of the trees. Directly down the road, 5 minutes walk away is the Thyssen-Bornemisza museum, and the Prado museum. In 10 minutes walk you can reach Gran Via, which is the main road through Madrid, full of theatres, bars, shops and restaurants.
If you come left out of reception, there's a cashpoint on the corner where the Plaza de las Cortes meets San Jeronimo street. If you head down San Jeronimo towards the Thyssen museum, you'll find two outdoor terraces where you can get coffee and snacks.
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 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 Sevilla metro near the Hotel Villa Real 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: Columbia (Pink Line, L8) Then change and head for Principe de Vergara (Purple Line, L9) Then change and head for Sevilla (Red Line, L2).
Via Bus: The red EMT public bus from the airport goes to Avenida America. The number bus that takes this route is the 115. From there it's quicker to change to the metro.
The Hotel Villa Real Madrid is a modern hotel with attractive interior design and excellent customer service.
Its restaurants have top quality cuisine and its art collection is a definite plus point. It is in the heart of Madrid's business, cultural and commercial zone making it the perfect choice for tourists or business travellers.
Hotel Villa Real Madrid
Plaza de las Cortes, 10
28014 Madrid, España.
Metro: Sevilla (Red Line, L2) Plus 7 minutes walk.