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La Posada del Dragon

Orbitz.comUS$ 116*
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#63 of 445 Hotels in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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melbourne australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved this hotel. Great central location in the heart of the action. Walk to the palace, museums, square or market. Comfy bed. Vibrant city, our balcony room was a pleasure. Strong wifi. Nice breakfast too.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't beat the location. The hotel is surrounded by delicious tapas restaurants and all the main sights. There is a restaurant in the hotel courtyard that can get noisy at night and could be problematic if you want to go to bed early on a weekend night, but it didn't bother us.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delta cancelled our flights due to a tornado that occurred 3 days prior. After waiting in line to reschedule for 8 hours, we had expedia call the hotel to ask them to change the dates. They would not refund our 4 night stay even though we wanted to stay there later. Not only did we miss out on 4 nights...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down location in La Latina and Cava Baja is great. Everything in the city is walkable from there. Plenty of food and bars around, so you will be spoilt for choice. However hotel itself left us disappointed. We were placed in a ground floor room at the very rear of dinning area. Space is very squeezed and narrow to...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On first arriving, we found our room to be small, almost windowless, and without in room tea/coffee. (I do like my morning cup...) Located on the ground floor, you accessed the room by walking through the restaurant dining area, which seemed a little weird. However after spending 3 nights there, we found that the location in Madrid, excellent service and...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky little hotel in the heart of la latina, location was fantastic, i walked everywere, i had room 302, paid a little extra for a balcony room with view, decor nice, bed very comfortable and huge!! , rain shower brilliant, staff friendly, welcome drink after i checked in at 9 pm, tried breakfast once, was very nice, if not a...

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Northants
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Central, but tucked away, surrounded by good bars and places to eat, this is a perfect spot. It's only 2 minutes walk to La Latina Metro station as well. Rodrigo checked us in and gave us a history of the building while showing us up to our 3rd floor room, with balcony looking onto the street below. Clean, compact (but...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying for job and I had a room with balcony. The view at the 3rd floor is really nice and the rooms are clean and well furnished. The welcoming has been amazing: nice and warm. They gave me a copa y tapas for free and always had the smile. The position of the Hotel is in super center...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stayed at Posada del Dragon with a small group of colleagues for meetings in Madrid. The hotel is structured traditionally with a long, really narrow courtyard surrounding by a gallery from which there is access to the rooms. Some rooms have only windows to the gallery (building is protected). Other rooms have windows to the street. The room and the...

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Schelle, Belgium
Reviewed 20 March 2017

From the moment we arrived, we felt right at home in this cute hotel. Rooms were small, but very clean and practical and the view of the courtyard was incredible. Both hotel as well as restaurant provided us with a great trip in Madrid. The creations that came out of the kitchen were full of flavor, portions were generous, wines...

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Staying in La Latina

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La Latina
La Latina is a charming neighbourhood with two unique personalities. At first glance, it’s distinctly old-world, with narrow streets weaving a maze among charming stone buildings in sunny, bright colors like yellow and pink. The other side of La Latina is characterized by a young population and a bohemian vibe, as evidenced by a dynamic and evolving selection of new bars, shops, coworking spaces, and other businesses popping up in the area. In the northern part of the neighbourhood, the Cava Alta and Cava Baja streets constitute the tapas center of Madrid, where each age-old restaurant serves up distinctive specialties like huevos rotos and patatas bravas. Locals have come here for generations to while away hours over drinks and tapas with friends. On Sundays and public holidays, the streets to the south of La Latina metro station transform into a giant open-air market full of locals sifting through tent after tent of art, apparel, and antiques. Any day of the week, the intriguing blend of the traditional and the hip make the streets of La Latina worth exploring.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique Hotel & Bar in the city centre in Madrid. The Posada del Dragon was built as a local barn. Its name comes from the mythical dragon that guarded over the area of “Puerta Cerrada”. And in 1868 was converted as a guesthouse by the Marques de Cubas. The story tells that traders, handsome swordsmen and loyal squires were accommodated here. It is also located in one of the most popular areas in Madrid city called 'La Latina'. Posada del Dragon is situated only 100 metres from Plaza Mayor and 700 metres from Puerta del Sol. Only 1500 metres away you can find Prado Museum, Thyssen Bornemisza Museum and Reina Sofia Museum. Almudena´s Cathedral, Royal Palace and Plaza de Oriente are located 800 metres away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Posada del Dragon

Address: Calle Cava Baja 14, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > La Latina
Price Range: ₹ 5,678 - ₹ 15,771 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Posada del Dragon 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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Posada Del Dragon (Madrid) Hotel Madrid
Hotel Style:
#30 Business Hotel in Madrid
#45 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
#48 Luxury Hotel in Madrid
#120 Family Hotel in Madrid
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“302 a great room”
alideb, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“don't go unless you want to gamble that life doesn't get in your way”
31daled, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front (street facing) rooms could be noisy at weekends, but midweek great.”
AndyLFC_9, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Next time I'll choose a balcony room”
GraybeardTheDane, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Move around a bit with the luggage, a little bit of work will get you much better value for money and great experience.”
222deepikaw, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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