Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques is set over 100-sqm of historic gardens in the exclusive Los Austrias district in Spain’s capital, Madrid. Housed in a grand 19th century palace, this luxury boutique hotel combines Elizabethan splendor with a contemporary twist and has an air of refined elegance.
Offering unrivalled service, stunning accommodation and superb facilities including two restaurants, a bar, a spa and a fitness centre, Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques will appeal to couples and families seeking a peaceful and sophisticated urban oasis.
This hotel provides 181 spacious and lavishly appointed rooms featuring a blend of old-world glamour and avant-garde design, with huge artworks adorning the walls. These restful retreats are the ideal place to relax after a long day sightseeing.
Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques is ideally located for exploring the cosmopolitan capital. Visit the Royal Palace or the Prado, Thyssen Bornemisza and Reina Sofia museums, wander through the Royal Botanical Garden, or soak up the atmosphere in Old Madrid. After a tiring day, be pampered at the spa and later sip a cocktail at the chic bar.
Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World
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Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques Information
- Location and getting there:
Gran Melia Palacio de los Duques is located in Los Austrias in the centre of Madrid, Spain. It is 15km from the international airport.
The hotel comprises 161 rooms and 20 suites ranging from 25-sqm Classic rooms to the magnificent 200-sqm Royal Suite. Décor is inspired by Las Menina, the Velazquez masterpiece and there is a colour palette of warm browns and black, clean lines, sumptuous fabrics and bold textures. Each room features a king or queen-size bed covered in the finest linens, stunning bathrooms (some with free standing tubs) and state-of-the-art technology. Suites are ideal for those wishing to indulge and come with access to the Red Level. Top suites benefit from butler service and outdoor spaces.
24-hour room service
9 meeting rooms
When it comes to things to do you’ll be spoilt for choice. The hotel is close to three major art museums: The Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Reina Sofia, as well as the Royal Palace and designer boutiques. There are plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants within easy reach.
The hotel is ideal for families and kids will love exploring the huge gardens. Family rooms come with bunk beds and babysitting is available on request.