There are some interesting statues in the lobby that add a touch of quirkiness the hotel.
I found it to have a unique style. There was some interesting soothing / oriental music playing in the lobby.
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The Praga Hotel Madrid has a cocktail bar and restaurant. The restaurant is called the Puente Praga and has an extensive wine list. Many people visit the hotel from the local area, just to dine in the restaurant. The hotel also has its own disco, and there is a jewellery shop in the lobby.
There's also room service, a dry cleaning service and the hotel has garage parking. In the public lounge there's internet access.
The Praga Hotel Madrid has a meeting room that can cater to small groups who wish to hold conventions, meetings or other events.
There are staff dedicated to arranging conferences and the hotel also provides: Internet access, photocopying, fax, TV and video hire, conference phones, audio equipment, flip charts and blackboards.
There are 5 rooms prepared especially for disabled access, with wide entry doors and adapted bathrooms.
There are 420 standard rooms, and each room has: en-suite marble bathroom, AC and CH, telephone, internet connection, interactive satellite TV, minibar, safe, and a hairdryer.
The rooms are bright and cheerful and decorated in pastel colours and floral patterns. Exterior views are across the road to the buildings opposite.
The metro is 10 minutes walk away and from there you can get to the commercial centre of Madrid in about 15 minutes. In 5 stops you can get to the part of Madrid known as Madrid of the 'Austrias', where you'll find some of the most beautiful buildings such as the Royal Palace.
In the immediate vicinity of the hotel there are several small grocery shops, a pharmacy and a Pizza Hut. The road that the hotel is on is representative of a typical High Street and has several 'cheap and cheerful' knick-knack shops.
Public transport options
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport will be about 35 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 Marques de Vadillo metro, near the Praga Hotel Madrid. Line number 8 leaves from inside the airport between terminals 1 and 2. The quickest route is given below with the stations where you need to change listed:
Metro: Mar de Cristal (Pink Line, L8) Then change and head for Diego de Leon (Brown Line, L4). Then change for Marques de Vadillo (Green Line, L5).
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 faster to change to the metro.
Car Parking Near To Hotel Praga in Madrid
|Car Park Name||Address||Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters|
|Garaje José||Calle San Delfín, 4||100 m|
The Praga Hotel Madrid is a slightly old-fashioned hotel, but it has good facilities for both business and leisure travellers. It is in a street with lots of amenities within 5 minutes and good metro access to the centre.
Hotel Praga Madrid
Calle Antonio López, 65
28019 Madrid, España.
Metro: Marques de Vadillo (Green Line, L5) Plus 10 minutes walk.