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Ganivet in Madrid

Our opinion… This hotel is perfect for those who want to stay central, yet away from the main crowded areas of town. One of the most picturesque areas called La Latina with its tapas bars, restaurants and nightlife is just 5 minutes away.

Location...Toledo, 111, 01.Centro. Located next to Puerta de Toledo, just a few minutes' walk from Plaza Mayor. It is also within easy reach of the Royal Palace and three of the best museums in Madrid - Reina Sofia, Prado, and Thyssen.  

Accommodation…146 rooms are decorated in a contemporary style with all the commodities and amenities of a modern 3-star hotel.

Facilities… A buffet breakfast is served at the hotel, and packed lunches can be requested. There is also a bar and a snack bar.

Transport...150 metres from Madrid’s Puerta de Toledo Metro Station



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Customer reviews of this Hotel

All the hotel reviews below have been submitted by Cities Direct clients.

April 2018
Hotel Ganivet is situated in the 'triangle' just below 'La Latina' - Superb location, easy walking distance to all sites, restaurants and historic museums, Atocha train station just 15min walk - Also hotel had rooftop poll & pool side - enjoyed by us a temp 24/25 °.
December 2017
Quality city hotel. Very quiet.
August 2017
This is an excellent place to stay in central Madrid with exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. The hotel was extremely clean.
January 2017
Just the job for a city break. About 10 minutes walk from major meeting spot Plaza Major. Also close to La Latina - good for eating. Breakfast very good.
January 2017
Comfortable. Central. Convenient. Basic but clean. Just what we wanted.
September 2016
Jacuzzi was very cold.
April 2016
Great location, friendly staff quick check in. Rooms were very clean & tidy. Excellent breakfast - good choice.
April 2016
Room was quite large, comfy beds & nice linen. No hand towels on arrival but was dealt with immediately. All areas very clean. Buffet breakfast catered for most palettes. Disappointed no restaurant in the evening, only cafe/bar. Rooftop pool area excellent even if only viewing city.
April 2016
We were so pleased with hotel Ganivet. The staff were pleasant and informative. We checked in and out with efficiency. The location of the hotel; is excellent. We could walk to the museums and enjoy the vibrant Latinas are in the evening.
May 2015
Clean, modern hotel 15 mins walk from main square. Bus stop 3 mins from hotel. Central for old Madrid and also Prado and Park/station. Great breakfast.
November 2014
Well situated for Madrid Centre. Staff friendly - helpful. Quiet, nice size room, clean. Bottle water provided. TV. Breakfast - wide choice hot/cold, continental & English.
October 2014
Hotel staff were most helpful and courteous. Breakfast in dining room was excellent. No lunch or diner served in the dining room which reduced its appeal. Position is good if you can cope with the metro. A pleasant homely hotel.
October 2014
Hotel excellent & centrally located.
June 2014
Good standard, friendly, centrally located.
May 2014
Good position close to tourist bus stop (Puerto de Toledo). Helpful staff (speak English).
March 2014
The hotel was will situated, close to, but not in, the centre. Our room was of a very good standard and it was nice that the windows opened both in the room and bathroom. Breakfast was really good. Lots of choice and nicely set out. The staff at the hotel were very pleasant and efficient.
October 2012
The hotel was ideally located and within reasonable walking distance of most of the sites we wanted to visit, and close to La latina for tapas and good food in the evening.
July 2012
Large, very quiet room. Excellent air conditioning. Large bathroom area with hooks and good shower. Comfortable bed, helpful staff, enjoyable breakfast. A good experience.
march 2010
both ganivet in madrid and regina in seville very comfortable, good breakfasts. regina seville a bit too far from historic centre - needed taxi
March 2009
The hotel was new, clean and well laid out. The breakfast was excellent and the little cafe very good and terrific value. Only 10 minutes from the centre

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