The best location to explore Madrid
Hotel in Madrid’s Gran Via
A perfect location to explore the best of Madrid, close to Puerta del Sol in the heart of the emblematic Gran Vía
Located right where Gran Via meets Plaza de España, Dear Hotel Madrid is the best starting point for your adventures in the Spanish capital. With an excellent location on Gran Via 80, we are right in the heart of Madrid’s vibrant city life. This prime setting is not just about convenience, but about immersing yourself in the rich culture and history of Spain.
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Check out our central location in Gran Via 80, Madrid.
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How to get to Dear Hotel Madrid
From the airport
You can get to our hotel from the Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas airport by public transporte, taking metro line 8 at Aeropuerto T4 to Nuevos Ministerios, and changing to line 10 to Plaza de España. Another option is to take a taxi, which will take approximately half an hour.
From the bus station
From the Bus Station Madrid Sur you can take the bus 102 until Metro Palos de la Frontera and change to the metro line 3 until Plaza de España. You can also take the C5 train line to Embajadores station and change to metro line 3.
From the train station
It takes about 20 minutes to get to the Dear Hotel from the central Atocha station, taking metro line 3 at Palos de la Frontera to Plaza de España station. By taxi, it will take about 20 minutes.
Hotel in Madrid near Puerta del Sol
The privileged location of our hotel, close to Plaza de España and Puerta del Sol, in the heart of Gran Via, makes it the perfect starting point to explore the Spanish capital. A leisurely 10-minute walk will take you to Sol, one of Madrid’s must-see places and the city’s nerve centre. The Preciados and Carmen streets are perfect for a day of shopping at the best international shops. Another 5-minute walk will take you to Plaza Mayor, where you can sit and enjoy a coffee while people-watching.
Other places you can visit on foot from our hotel include the Spanish Royal Palace, a spectacle of architectural beauty and historical importance. Opposite the palace you will find the iconic Almudena Cathedral, which you can visit inside, and not far away you can climb the Temple of Debod and enjoy a magnificent view of Madrid.
And if you want to go further? No problem. Plaza de España metro station is right on our doorstep. Hop on in a quick 10-minute ride to cheer on your favourite soccer team at the Real Madrid stadium. Or maybe you’re here on business? The IFEMA trade fair is just 25 minutes away by metro. Don’t worry about parking if you’re coming by car: Dear Hotel guests have access to Plaza de España EMT car park with a reduced rate of €33 every 24 hours when asking for it in our front desk. Please be aware of Madrid 360 low emission traffic area and check for restrictions depending on your vehicle label. Gran Via street is within the restricted area, but you can access Plaza de España EMT car park without entering the 360 restricted area. Dear Hotel does not take responsibility for traffic infractions of hotel guests.