Emperador Hotel - Madrid

Gran Via 53, Madrid, Spain, 28013  show map
 4 stars
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Emperador Hotel - Madrid

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Reflex massage

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Overview

Featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, a rooftop pool and a sundeck, the 4-star Emperador Hotel offers 232 luxury guestrooms. Built in 1947 and remodeled in 2012, the comfortable hotel combines classical architecture and modern facilities.

This hotel is situated 1.6 km away from Golden Triangle of Art, Gran Via and Casa de Campo. The property is located within a 10-minute walk to the center of Madrid.

Within walking distance of Madrid City Centre district with restaurants, nightclubs and discos.

Nearest underground station is Santo Domingo, which is only 250 meters away. The hotel is set 15 minutes' drive from Barajas airport.

Rooms

Emperador Hotel of 9 floors features rooms offering a fantastic view of the cathedral and coming with individual climate control, a minibar, free Wi-Fi, cable TV with on-demand movies and a laptop safe along with coffee/tea makers and a fridge. They also have en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the breakfast lounge. The lobby restaurant provides light meals. Guests are invited to the Lobby bar to unwind with a drink. Nebraska serves european dishes and lies just 5 minutes walk from the property.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 20.90 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers limousines for rent to explore the local sites.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   232.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 10 may stay at the price of EUR 16.50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 38.50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Gran Via 53, Madrid, Spain, 28013

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City Center
  • Madrid
    300 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Atocha's Train Station
    2.1 km
  • Atocha Train Station
    2.1 km
Underground stations
  • Santo Domingo Metro Station
    100 m
  • Callao
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Sirena Verde (cuisine: Spanish)
    70 m
  • Nebraska (cuisine: European)
    40 m
Parks
  • Jardines de Sabatini
    520 m
Beaches
  • Bolonia Beach
    220 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    232

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Rooms and availability

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Classic
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Double beds
Size: 27 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Enjoy our elegant room fully equipped with modern facilities and consists of one Double bed and combining classic features with modern amenities.

Room facilities
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    Classic
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Double beds
    Size: 27 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Enjoy our elegant room fully equipped with modern facilities and consists of two Twin beds and combining classic features with modern amenities.

    Room facilities
      Emperador photos Room ClassicEmperador photos Room Classic
      Classic
      Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Double beds
      Size: 27 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Enjoy our elegant room fully equipped with modern facilities and consists of one Double bed for single occupancy and combining classic features with modern amenities.

      Room facilities
        Emperador photos Room Business Classic
        Business Classic
        Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Double beds
        Size: 27 m²
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Modern designed room includes a bedroom, convenient working area and sitting area. Bathroom is equipped with modern facilities.

        Room facilities
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          Club
          Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed
          Size: 27 m²
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          • Air conditioning
          • Bathtub
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          The clients of this room type will have free access to the Club Emperador, a V.I.P. area, spacious and comfortable with impressive views over the Gran Vía with a self-service snack-bar and other amenities.

          Room facilities
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            Premium View Room
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            This tastefully decorated room with the best views of Old Madrid. Our modern room is decorated in gray and is ideal for relaxation.

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            Junior Suite
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            Facing to Gran Via street, the Junior Suite offers a very special touch to our guest’s stay. Very spacious and cozy, this room features automatic wake-up call service, work desk and bathroom with modern facilities.

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            Corner Junior Suite
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            Situated on the corner of each floor.Facing to Gran Via street, the Junior Suite offers a very special touch to our guest’s stay. Very spacious and cozy, this room features automatic wake-up call service, work desk and bathroom with modern facilities.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Emperador Hotel - Madrid Madrid location
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            Hotel Address:

            Gran Via 53, Madrid, Spain, 28013

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Madrid
              300 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Atocha's Train Station
              2.1 km
            • Atocha Train Station
              2.1 km
            Underground stations
            • Santo Domingo Metro Station
              100 m
            • Callao
              300 m
            Restaurants
            • Sirena Verde (cuisine: Spanish)
              70 m
            • Nebraska (cuisine: European)
              40 m
            Parks
            • Jardines de Sabatini
              520 m
            Beaches
            • Bolonia Beach
              220 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              9
            • Number of rooms:
              232

            Hotel Awards

            SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMadridEmperador

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            Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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            Emperador Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Lope de Vega Theatre - 100 m
            • Plaza de Espana - 100 m
            • Downtown - 200 m
            • Plaza Mayor - 500 m

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 200 m

            Places of interest

            • plaza maria soledad acosta - 200 m
            • plaza d'Espana - 300 m
            • Discoteca Palace Madrid - 300 m
            • Plaza de España Jardines de Ferraz - 400 m
            • Casa del Ratoncito Pérez - 500 m
            • Plaza de Oriente - 500 m
            • Plaza Mayor et Puerta del sol - 600 m
            • Plaza Castilla - 600 m

            Convention centers

            • Calle Princesa - 400 m
            • Madrid Convention Center - 400 m

            Shopping areas

            • Fnac - 400 m
            • El Corte Ingles - 500 m

            Amusement

            • cortylandia - 400 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales - 400 m
            • Plaza de Oriente - 400 m
            • Sabatini Gardens - 500 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • El Senado - 300 m

            Theaters

            • Teatro Real - 400 m

            Business areas

            • Fnac - 400 m

            Underground stations

            • Santo Domingo Metro Station - 100 m
            • Callao - 200 m
            • Gran Via Station - 300 m
            • Plaza de España - 300 m
            • Sol - 600 m

            Public parking

            • El Senado - 300 m

            Local attractions

            • Prado Museum - 1.6 km
              Calle Ruiz de Alarcon 23, Madrid
            • National Library of Spain - 1.5 km
              Paseo de Recoletos, 20, Madrid
            • Hermitage of San Antonio de la Florida (Ermita de San Antonio) - 1.6 km
              Paseo de la Florida, 5, Madrid
            • Central Bank of Spain (Banco de Espana) - 1.5 km
              Paseo del Prado s/n, Madrid
            • The Moorish Garden - 1.5 km
              Paseo Virgen del Puerto s/n, Madrid

            Near the hotel

            • Monastery of Santo Domingo de Silos - 220 m
              Santo Domingo de SilosSpain
            • Alto de Garojonay - 220 m
              La GomeraSpain
            • La Central de Callao - 290 m
              Postigo de San Martin 8, Madrid
            • Estacion de Chamartin - 340 m
              MadridSpain
            • Bolonia Beach - 220 m
            • Chueca - 260 m
              MadridSpain
            • Monasterio de la Encarnacion - 330 m
              Plaza de la Encarnacion 1, Madrid

            Restaurants nearby

            • Sirena Verde - 70 m

              Address: Calle Gran Via, 62
              Phone: +34 915472149

              63% likes this, based on 141 reviews
              Cuisine: Spanish
              Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 59

            • 40 cafe - 40 m

              Address: Gran Via 55
              Phone: 91 758 77 76

              Cuisine: American, Italian, Spanish, Mexican
              Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 20

            • Don Jamon - 50 m

              Address: Gran Via, 60
              Phone: 915 599 825

              57% likes this, based on 61 reviews
              Cuisine: Spanish

            • Nebraska - 40 m

              Address: C/ Gran Via , 55
              Phone: 91 547 16 35

              60% likes this, based on 70 reviews
              Cuisine: European
              Price Range: GBP 12 - GBP 22

            • Paraiso del Jamon - 50 m

              Address: Via San Bernardo 8

              62% likes this, based on 68 reviews
              Cuisine: Spanish

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              9
            • Number of rooms:
              232

            Hotel Awards

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            Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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            Emperador Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Emperador

            Average guest rating

            7.8out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 1112 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Service
            8.0
            Location
            10.0
            Rooms
            9.0

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              The locality/ near to shops, metro and restaurants. A good central location for all galleries.

              We found the staff quite disinterested in us. We were not asked when booking out if we had enjoyed our stay and it all seemed too much trouble to even smile. The security personnel also were disinterested . The doorman never acknowledged our presence when arriving or leaving.

            • Older travelers
              6.4

              Nothing special. The night vigile ( a lady) was very helpful when she noticed my nose was leaking blood.

              1 / the pleasant part of the dining room (with windows onto the street) reserved for a seminar, so that the remaining part was blind and bleak 2/ buffet Emperador booked at additional 5 €uros. We skipped it just on the principle we did not like the scheme, although the buffet looked attractive.

            • Couple
              5.8

              Excellent location. Santo Domingo metro station outside the front door of the hotel.

              Room was very small and outdated. The floor looked like it had not been vacuumed. Asked for an iron on the second night and was told that there would be a €9 charge. In my opinion this is more like a 3 star hotel rather than a 4 star.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              We liked everything. Great location for sightseeing,the staff were lovely and the pool was a great way to end each afternoon.

              The only thing that did annoy me was 5 euro for a little bottle of coke at the pool

            • Group of friends
              3.2

              The only thing I liked was the swimming pool and the terrace on the roof floor, but it is always packed, so you can't use it when itis nice outside.

              I did not like lots of things in this hotel. I regret that I wasted my money staying at this hotel. For my next trip I will surely find another place with better service for the same money. Lets start with the reception: very strange bunch of old grumpy men. Breakfast room ambiance is very poor although waiters were fine. Gym and swimming pool are open only between certain hours, so if you want to do your exercise at 7am, it is not possible as the gym/swimming pool open after 9 or 10am. Another important issue - security. First night, the cleaning personal used by mini bar. I did not feel safe, and aklways had to think to "hide" my personal items of value, because I was not sure if they start with the mini bar they could well take my camera, or my laptop, etc. I did not see any action from the reception after my complaint. I was worried until the end that they would charge me for the mini bar... I don't think it was right to make me feel that way during my vacations!!!! The carpet must not have been vacuumed for days, as I had very bad allergic reaction.. I was fine outside my room. When you lay down your head on the pillow you will hear the subway train that passes just under the building.. Just look for another place for the same money. You'll find much better

            • Single
              7.8

              I most certainly liked the location, on the Gran Via, a few minutes from the very central Callao metro station and a walk from the buzzy Chueca district. And The facilities were superb, with a very decent sun lounge on the roof, equipped with a large pool. It cannot be underestimated how hot it is in Madrid in summer, and how pleasant it is to be able to dip in the pool. Pool is open until 7pm most days, and seem to feature longer opening hours on Thursdays, when it stays open until 10pm with a bar. The hotel also seemed to advertise a gym, which unfortunately I did not get to check out. The rooms are large - by central Madrid standards and nicely fitted.

              I am not the biggest fan of the dark mahogany furniture, which strides with the extra hot weather. I suppose that the hotel exudes old-school glamour. It is an old 4-star hotel, after all. If you, like me, like more modern fittings, there are probably better places in Madrid to turn to. But nonetheless, the hotel was very pleasantly appointed and with plenty of extra facilities to make up for the old (but perfectly kept) decor.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Very close to shops and restaurant, staff where very friendly and helpfull

              Breakfast very expensive

            • Family with children
              8.2

              The location is perfect, including walking distance to the main metro stations.

            • Group of friends
              9.6

              The swimming pool is great and the staff at the bar are very very kind, funny and smart.

            • Couple
              9.2

              The swimming pool and the room. The location is also perfect for shopping and close to dining area.

            • Family with children
              8.8

              Location is excellent - in the city centre- staff are friendly Clean and comfortable room

              No free wifi No complimentary coffee and tea Noisy at time from the main road

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The Emperador is an excellent hotel. It has great facilities and a particularly good roof top pool, lounge and bar area which is a great asset in the centre of the city. I highly recommend this hotel.

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              Super friendly and helpful staff. Excellent with the rooftop garden with a decent size swimming pool - great for kids during siesta.... Location could hardly be better! Would deifinitely consider to come back to this hotel.

              Breakfast buffet was rather expensive - 20 Euro which was the same price for young children. Ended up having our breakfast in nearby place with a more limited menu. But apart from this - everything was really good!

            • Older travelers
              8.8

              The roof top pool was the big selling point, so lovely after sight seeing and the views were excellent. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Great central location, prices of drinks in the bar very expensive and a negative is that Internet is extremely expensive and slow - try to improve this area please

              Internet access too slow and too expensive for a 4 star hotel, you should make it free. Also breakfast at €22 per person is ridiculous, we all went out for breakfast due to your high prices.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              We only stayed one night. I was traveling with my college age daughter. When the bellman brought us to the room, he saw that there was a double bed and immediately asked if we preferred 2 beds. He was able to show a room a few doors away with 2 beds. It was slightly smaller, but the 2 beds were much better. As my booking said double or 2 beds, we were prepared to share the double bed. The room was completely quiet, and extremely comfortable with all amenities we needed.

              Would have liked a piano player in the lobby bar. Wifi was expensive.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Emperador Hotel - Madrid Madrid location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Gran Via 53, Madrid, Spain, 28013

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Madrid
              300 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Atocha's Train Station
              2.1 km
            • Atocha Train Station
              2.1 km
            Underground stations
            • Santo Domingo Metro Station
              100 m
            • Callao
              300 m
            Restaurants
            • Sirena Verde (cuisine: Spanish)
              70 m
            • Nebraska (cuisine: European)
              40 m
            Parks
            • Jardines de Sabatini
              520 m
            Beaches
            • Bolonia Beach
              220 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              9
            • Number of rooms:
              232

            Hotel Awards

            SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMadridEmperador

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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