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Trips 2016 by Catalonia

This last month of the year the main hotel chains launch their proposals and novelties of hotels for the 2016 holidays. The chain Catalonia has been the first one to present its offer: design hotels in Barcelona and Madrid with state-of-the-art services for modern travellers looking for a destination and experiences with accommodations of high added value.

Business and leisure getaways are the hallmark of this offer. All these experiences include gourmet proposals in the restaurants, special services for the organisation of events, rooms created for business travellers, romantic trips, getaways for sports or gastronomy lovers… Accommodation + experience. All in one

In Catalonia’s portfolio of hotels we find hotels in the centre of Barcelona, like the Barcelona Plaza and the Catalonia Ramblas. Of a 3-star category we find the Catalonia Sagrada Familia, also at the heart of the Condal City. On the other hand, Catalonia’s proposal in Madrid is a hotel in the centre of Gran Via: the Catalonia Las Cortes.

Urban hotels in Barcelona

Urban hotels in Barcelona

The hotel chain also keeps its resort hotels in the Caribbean; traditional accommodations for relaxing holidays with children or as a couple at affordable prices and in first class tourist areas.

The prices on the official websites of the chain, both the corporative and the individual websites of the hotels, make the difference with those of the intermediaries, as they offer exclusive packages at reduces prices that guarantee a reservation at the lowest price online.

The best flamenco in Madrid

Some of the best flamenco tablaos of Spain are situated in Madrid. Visiting the Spanish capital is a stupendous occasion for experiencing a show of this centenary art and live the emotion transmitted by every guitar chord and foot-tapping.

If you stay in a hotel in Madrid, we recommend you to visit some flamenco tablaos, they offer shows every night, where besides enjoying the music and dance, you can taste some of the most traditional dishes of the Spanish cuisine or a good glass of wine.

Foto de Flamenco web

Besides, there is a wide offer of accommodations close to the centre of Madrid, from where you can visit the most important flamenco tablaos of the capital. Here you have some of the most traditional tablaos in Madrid.

–        Corral de la Morería: It is a tablao located in Calle de la Morería, number 17, whose decor reminds the first flamenco tablaos. It was opened in 1956 next to Palacio Real and since then it offers to the visitor the best flamenco of the country.

–        Torres Bermejas: This tablao is placed in an incredible room which is a reproduction of Torres Bermejas in The Alhambra, Granada. The great artist Camarón de la Isla performed here for 12 years. Calle Mesonero Romanos, 11.

–        Café de Chinitas: The most representative flamenco artists have performed in this important tablao in Torija street, (number 11). It is located in the ground floor of a XVII century palace in the historic centre of Madrid. It is worth visiting just for its decor.

–        Las Carboneras: This tablao is placed in the ground floor of an old palace of the Count of Miranda and located in MIranda street, number 1, in Madrid. Here we find an exquisite combination of the traditional and most modern flamenco.

–        Las Tablas: Located in Plaza de España, number 9, in this tablao you can feel the emotion transmitted by an authentic top quality flamenco show.

Foto de Mas flamenco radio

If you are looking for a hotel in Madrid for a business trip or for pleasure, we recommend you to check the shows schedule to take the opportunity to live the emotion produced by the flamenco.

Lealtad Plaza, a luxury hotel in the best area of Madrid

This week’s review is dedicated to one of those hotels in Madrid that make of this capital a top level tourist destination: Lealtad Plaza Hotel, located next to the square which gives it its name, is one of the most ideal areas of Madrid for enjoying the art and the lively atmosphere of its centre without giving up the most exquisite peacefulness.

Lealtad Plaza is a 4 star rated hotel next to Paseo del Prado, very frequented by travellers with a medium-high spending power  and very demanding with the attention and services.  The excellence of this lodging can be easily noted in its staff -one of its most famous values- and its facilities’ quality, with a impeccable design  and spaces specially created thinking of the guests’ needs.

Hotels in Madrid

Hotels in Madrid

Although price is in line with its excellent quality and night costs more than 50 euros per person, you could consult from time to time the official website of the hotel, since they have interesting offers: 15% discounts for booking in advance, free breakfast, weekend getaway plan in Madrid…

It is not indeed a cheap hotel, but this is precisely the warranty for those who book it: everything in Lealtad Plaza is a real luxury.  From the attention to its guests, to its rooms in the centre of Madrid, it is one of the few hotels in Madrid equipped with computers, iPad, free wifi, hydromassage shower…

Petit Palace Hotels in Madrid

Petit Palace Hotels in Madrid

Just one step from El Retiro and Prado Museum, this hotel offers a design that combines all the modernity inspired in the new Madrid with the classicism of a lordly Madrid, inheriting the best of the past centuries.  Its restaurant also reflects that mixing of styles and offers a perfect space for celebrating business dinners.

Regarding its most outstanding services, it should be noted that it is a hotel in the centre of Madrid with free bicycle rental, discounts in a near car park for those who want to go across the capital by car, and with a  left-luggage office, this make of it a really interesting place for a weekend getaway and, especially, for business travels.

The keys:

  • Hotel with free wifi in the centre of Madrid
  • pet friendly accommodation next to El Prado.
  • Exclusive Junior suites with private terrace.