InterContinental Madrid is an elegant 5-star hotel offering luxury accommodation near the heart of Madrid. Highlights include fine dining, a fitness centre and a great location on the upscale Paseo de la Castellana, close to the Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales and Santiago Bernabeu stadium. Paseo de la Castellana is one of the longest and widest avenues in Madrid, running north from the city centre. Nearby places of interest include Plaza de Colon, the Church of San Fermin de los Navarros, the large government complex Nuevos Ministerios and Museo Sorolla, an art museum dedicated to its former resident, Joaquin Sorolla. Gregorio Maranon metro station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Madrid destinations. The hotel occupies a mid-rise complex featuring prominent brickwork, white window frames and a grand, columned entrance. Facilities include a fitness centre and a gift shop. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Deluxe rooms are decorated in an elegant, modern style with pastel colours, hardwood furniture and artwork above the bed. Amenities include air-conditioning, satellite TV with pay-per-view content, a mini-bar, work desk, safe and tea and coffee equipment. The marble en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower and bathrobes. El Jardin del InterContinental serves contemporary Spanish and international cuisine in an elegant, inviting space, whilst guests can enjoy an extensive array of cocktails, coffees, fine wines and tapas in the chic Bar 49. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are also plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel has a 24-hour reception. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.