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Hotel Ateneo Puerta del Sol

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Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is situated in the heart of Madrid near the Puerta del Sol. There is pretty much anything you need within walking distance. You can get to the Golden Triangle of Art in about 20 minutes. The Royal Palace of Madrid is a 15-minute walk from the hotel. Gran Via street with shops, bars and beautiful buildings is close... More 

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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Centrally located near Sol subway station, and on a bustling shopping street, this is a really convenient base for exploring the main sights of Madrid. Unfortunately for us we hadn't counted on the noise. We had a 3rd floor room facing the side alley, and even on a very wet Saturday night, the voices shouting outside bars until 4am kept... More 

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Hotel is very centrally located, rooms are clean, not large but big enough. Elevator, air conditioning and wifi all worked well. Staff were very helpful, first night our room was right above the street and it was very noisy. When we complained and asked for a room change we were given a room at the back on a higher floor,... More 

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Malaga
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you want to stay in the middle of everything in Madrid and want a fair price and clean good room this is the place! Some of rooms have small balconies overlooking Calle Montera, you will get the vibe of the city. Staff are polite and kind and you are close to everything.

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Melbourne, Australia
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50 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Fantastic location in the center of the city, close to all the shopping and shops. Short walk away from the Plaza de la Puerta del Sol, the Plaza Mayor and all the other main attractions (via subway station Sol if needed). I did all the tours via walking around. Staff was helpful and accommodating which is a plus. Rooms are... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

this hotel is right in the heart of all the action with the grand via and main square just 1 min walk fantastic service on chech in we add room 305 fantastic room with balcony on the main street air con very good shower great nice size room this has to be the best budget hotel in madrid with 5... More 

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Rocklin, California, United States
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

I had a double room that consisted of two twin beds. The room was simple with a closet and desk and mini frig. The bathroom was well equipped. Our room was serviced daily but the maid kept turning off the A/C and opening the window. Which in the dead of summer is not a good idea. The front lobby is... More 

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Berlin
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel is great if you like to be in the middle of party action. Thus, it is noisy at night, especially on weekends. But if you are out there - who cares? Clean, comfortable beds, nice staff, close to Gran Vía and Puerta del Sol - and to amazingly many shoe stores. Loved the place! Located in a pedestrian... More 

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NYC
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108 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

A very solid mid-range hotel in central Madrid - right by Puerto de Sol. Location is excellent. Room was clean and spacious - and we had a family room with 4 beds! Price was great and included our breakfast. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Would happily stay here again. Thank you!

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

stayed here for 4 nights and i have to say we were delighted with the location ,staff very helpful, room was big with 2 balconies overlooking the street outside which adds to the atmosphere,,,really safe busy area...fantastic value for the prices they charge..well done ateneo hotel

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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street performers, colorful lights, window shopping, restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a collection of plazas interconnected by a network of side streets. Some of these side streets are wide pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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Additional Information about Hotel Ateneo Puerta del Sol

Address: Calle Montera 22, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Centro , Sol
Price Range: $85 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ateneo Puerta del Sol 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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“room 305 fantastic views”
 of 5 bubbles 553steved, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a family room (4 beds) on the 2nd floor - was extremely quiet”
 of 5 bubbles EllenV377, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“ask for street facing room with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Derekd6, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't book attic rooms, take slippers”
 of 5 bubbles AMJAVA, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a high floor, you are literally on a busy street so higher the better.”
 of 5 bubbles 86weekender, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
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