This hotel is situated in the heart of Barrio de las Letras, on Santa Ana square and close to the most important commercial centre in central Madrid. In the area around the hotel guests have the chance to experience a symbiosis of gastronomical and artistic creativity with the Prado, Thyssen Bornemisza and Reina Sofia museums in the direct vicinity. The hotel is only around 5 minutes from Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Gran Via or underground train station Se villa. It is about 10 km to the airport.Opened in 2006, the hotel is located in a building designed by the famous architect Modesto Lopez Knoll at the beginning of the 20th century. The hotel offers a total of 34 guestrooms spread over 5 floors, including junior suites and suites. In the hotel's lobby, relaxation is aided by plentiful daylight and wave-like design features. It offers a 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, a lift and currency exchange desk. In addition, guests are able to take advantage of a bar, a café, an air-conditioned ""design"" restaurant, a breakfast room, room and laundry services and Internet access.Accommodation includes 2 duplex rooms with a large terrace and a small, swimming pool for seasonal use, 3 suites with a spectacular view of Santa Ana and 2 executive rooms with a smaller, standard terrace. All rooms have been decorated by the respected interior designer Pascua Ortega. Large windows let in the atmosphere of the city centre. Further fittings include an en suite bathroom, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, Internet access, a double or king-size bed, a minibar, individually adjustable heating and air conditioning and a hire safe.Guests may serve themselves at the breakfast buffet. During the day tapas is served.From the airport take the metro to the 'Sevilla' or 'Puerta del Sol' stop. The hotel is only a few metres away.