The Principal Madrid
What We Love
- A sophisticated, five-star boutique hotel in central Madrid, with sublime city viewsThe amazing city views from the rooftop greenhouse
- The avant-garde cuisine in the hotel's restaurant
- The delicious massage jets in your large, walk-in shower
What To Know
- Housed in a landmark 1920s building
- Ático hosts live music and DJs in the evenings
- Noise from the street can keep light sleepers up at night
- Free WiFi
- Handicap Accessible
- Parking On Site
You can almost feel the beating heart of Madrid when you stay at this renovated, centrally located five-star hotel, housed in a landmark 1920s building. You’ll certainly be able to see all the action from Principal Madrid’s amazing roof terrace, showing off some of the capital’s best cityscapes.
Back inside the Ático penthouse, you can sip a cocktail by a huge open fireplace or dine on haute cuisine. This roomy, circular space’s high ceilings, large arched windows and pillars lend it a decidedly regal air. In the evenings, you might be entertained by music from the hotel’s resident DJ.
Both couples or individuals can be pampered in the Wellness Suite, where you can book the sauna for a private session and keep your fitness up in the in-house Technogym. Whether you spend the day sightseeing or shopping, or return late from sampling the city’s legendary nightlife, retire to the elegant modern haven of your room for a restful night’s sleep. This hotel is in the Unico portfolio, whose hotels are chosen for their unique style – stay here, and see why.
Superior rooms are spacious, with high ceilings and a king-sized bed, as well as wonderful city views. The décor is elegant and contemporary, with a calming color palette of neutrals. The en-suite bathrooms benefits from a walk-in shower with massage jets.
Ático restaurant is the hotel’s exceptional dining option. From the tip-top breakfasts to the avant-garde cuisine in the evenings, dishes here offer unparalleled freshness and flavor.
Step out of the front entrance, and many of Madrid’s main attractions are on your doorstep. The hotel lies at the intersection of two of the city’s most iconic streets: Alcalá and Gran Vía. From here, you can explore the unmissable museums of the old city, like the famous Prado and Reina Sofia, plus the grand squares and parks: Plaza Mayor, Royal Palace and El Retiro.You can also rub shoulders with the city’s smart set in the nearby Salesas neighborhood, with its great shopping by day and lively bars and clubs by night.
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My wife and I had 3 days in Madrid, and we were delighted we booked The Principal Madrid to stay. From the minute of arrival until departure, it was a delight staying there. The service was impeccable, and our room delightful.
Small,boutique style hotel,location is amazing and service really good.walking distance to restaurants,shopping areas,taxis available close to the hotel and reception staff always ready to help you with this issue,breakfast was good,did not have dinner at the hotel but menu looks good.recommended.
We absolutely loved our stay here at this charming hotel. Spectacular city views from upper terraces, very nice staff, beautiful rooms and restaurant and an ideal location within walking distance to major attractions. Highly recommend!