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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Stayed at Artistic for 3 nights in May. Everything was perfect! the location (close to shops, restaurants, museums), the price and especially the atmosphere and the hosts who prepared the breakfast provided loads of useful tips!

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

Just spent 3 nights at the Artistic. Paola and Rudolph were great hosts and have a charming place. It's located a short walk to the Prado or to the Sol or Opera Metro stops. The room we had was equipped with AC which worked wonderfully well. A very nice place to stay!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Great location, loved the unusual decor.Our hosts were great full of useful local information - we had some great meals following their recommendations. Wasn't sure about the idea of a big mixed breakfast table, but having done it think its great , we really enjoyed the conversations we had at breakfast - wish more places did it :) And by... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 August 2014

We stayed at the Artistic B&B for 3 nights and loved the quiet yet central location, funky decor, and friendly hosts. Paola and Rodolfo gave us terrific advice to make our stay in Madrid more enjoyable, and we met other interesting people at the breakfast table each morning. We walked from the train station to the B&B in about 20... More 

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Italy
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Reviewed 1 August 2014

We have been in Madrid, staying in this B&B. Rooms are very clean, comfortable and nicely arranged by Paola, the owner. The B&B is located in the Barrio de las Letras, one of the most characteristic neighbourhoods in Madrid, at no more than 15 minutes walk from Puerta del Sol and less than 10 minutes from the Prado, the Reina... More 

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Reviewed 29 July 2014

We stayed as a couple two weeks ago for 5 nights. Paola and Rodolfo were excellent hosts and we really enjoyed our stay at the BnB. The house is done up beautifully by Paola and has interesting pieces of art everywhere. Rodolfo contributes with his fresh baked artisan breads and cakes every morning and with his ever present smile! We... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

From this location we were able to walk to all the sites. The hosts were extremely helpful in offering sites to see, free times at museums and background on local culture. The rooms were quiet, peaceful and up-to-date bathrooms. Breakfast was generous and very tasty, with homemade breads. Be aware the B&B is 3 flights up, no elevator, but well... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 July 2014

My son and I had stayed at this wonderful B&B two years ago and upon returning this year we were greeted like long lost friends! Rodolfo and Paola are really nice people and this shines through as hosts of this friendly B&B. It is ideally located in the old part of the city and within easy walking distance to many... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

We enjoyed our stay at Artistic. Perfect location in the old part of the city and 3 blocks from Prado and all attractions near the Prado. We had an easy walk to the Royal Palace and the great sights on the way. Quaint bedrooms with excellent air conditioning. Clean. Nice bathroom with great shower. Excellent breakfast with wonderful cereal, fruit... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
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Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

I can't say enough about this wonderful B&B centrally located in Madrid. The great museums, including the Prado and the Reina Sofia, are within easy walking distance. Plenty of restaurants, including Casa Alberto, are nearby. Although a tough climb to the third floor, it's the place to stay in Madrid.

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Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighbourhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighbourhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Conveniently located in Barrio de las Letras, B&B Artistic is at walking distance from Madrid's main attractions, such as the Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, El Prado Museum, Reina Sofia Museum, El Parque del Retiro, Atocha train station, El Rastro fleamarket, and many others!.Our Bed & Breakfast is on the third floor of a 19th century building. Renovated and refurbished in August 2011 with a rural-mediterranean style, our Bed & Breakfast is tastefully adapted to suit the modern needs and provide the comfort of our times. ... more   less 

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Address: Calle Lope de Vega 11 Piso 3, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Huertas
Price Range: ₹ 4,309 - ₹ 5,882 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“enjoyed room with balcony; the street is generally quiet + closing the window blocks out all noise. + there is an option for AC.”
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