The Westin Palace, Madrid

Rated 8.4 in 1111 reviews. 474 rooms.


In the early 20th century, King Alfonso XIII of Spain commissioned the construction of a grand new hotel which would epitomize modern convenience and reflect the city’s potential. The official opening celebrations took place on October 12, 1912.

This luxury hotel is located in the heart of Madrid, within the Art Triangle. The Parliament is across the road, and the Royal Palace and Opera House within walking distance.

The Westin Palace offers elegant facilities only 300 metres from the Prado, Thyssen and Reina Sofia Museums.

The hotel is famous for its beautiful stained-glass dome. Here a fantastic buffet breakfast with music is served.

Rooms at the Palace are elegant and modern. They have the award-winning Westin Heavenly Bed and Heavenly Bath. There is also antique furniture and an internet television.

Cocktails, coffees and aperitifs are offered in the Palace Bar, under the dome. Offering live music, the bar was made famous by Ernest Hemingway in his novel The Sun Also Rises.

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Westin Palace, Madrid

  1. Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza

    If you only have time for one museum in Madrid, make that Thyssen. An immaculate collection in a salmon-pink palace.

    124 m from hotel
    P. del Prado, 8

  2. Fuente de Neptuno

    Beautiful fountain in the middle of the square

    141 m from hotel
    Pl. de Cánovas del Castillo

  3. Teatro de La Zarzuela

    AN EVENING WITH KYLIÁN Madrid Spain, June 16 - 27Audience will be able to enjoy three masterpieces by Mr. Kylián, which will offer the public three different stages of his creative register.

    217 m from hotel
    Calle de Jovellanos, 4

  4. La Cabaña Argentina

    visited better Argentinian restaurants.. nothing to exaggerate.. especially a lack of service.. in contrary to the well designed interior

    270 m from hotel
    C. Ventura de la Vega, 10

  5. Vinoteca Moratín

    Impresionante el steak tartare. Visita obligada. :-)

    319 m from hotel
    C. Moratín, 36

  6. Salmon Gurú

    One of my favorite places in Madrid to grab a drink. This neighborhood it is not really known for having great bars with good spirits. This bar offers well prepared drinks and a very special ambient.

    323 m from hotel
    C. Echegaray, 21

  7. Museo Nacional del Prado

    One of the finest art collections in the world and the best in Madrid.It includes many collections:the Spanish (El Greco,Velázquez,and Goya),the Italian (Botticelli,Titian,Caravaggio) and many others.

    348 m from hotel
    C. de Ruiz de Alarcón, 23

  8. Fogg Birra and Cheese

    Spanish craft beer is here, and it's great! Laid back and friendly place.

    402 m from hotel
    C. de Moratín, 5

  9. La Primera

    I like the lamb and arroz with vegetable (rice). Avocado with salmon tartar is simple but delicious. Fast service. I like it in general.

    445 m from hotel
    Gran Vía, 1

  10. Plaza de Cibeles

    This plaza houses one of Madrid's emblems, the Fountain of Cibeles.. On the southeast corner dominating the Plaza is one of the world's most beautiful city halls, the Palacio de Cibeles.

    450 m from hotel
    Pl. de Cibeles

  11. Plaza de Santa Ana

    Kids' games in a pedestrian square with many nice cafes... Nice place for families during a trip to Madrid!

    453 m from hotel
    Pl. de Santa Ana

  12. Puerta de Alcalá

    Lugar historico de Madrid. Imprescindible. Especialmente bonito en dias soleados de primavera.

    0.8 km from hotel
    Pl. de la Independencia