• City view
  • Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe
  • Baggage storage
  • Heating

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Catalonia Puerta del Sol is set in a magnificent 18th-century building in the historic center of Madrid, a few minutes from Puerta del Sol. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. The hotel is just 164 feet from Puerta del Sol, Madrid's main square and from main tapas restaurants. You can walk to Madrid's famous Art Triangle in 15 minutes. Atocha Train Station is 0.6 mi away. The air-conditioned rooms feature parquet floors and smart décor. ach one has flat-screen satellite smart TV with Chromecast app, a private bathroom and a mini-bar. The Puerta del Sol's restaurant serves a buffet breakfast each morning, and available until 12:00 at weekends. There is also a bar with a roofed terrace, El Patio, where you can get a snack or a drink. There is also a patio with crystal domes. All hotel rooms have smart TVs, which are equipped with Chromecast app.

This is our guests' favorite part of Madrid, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Catalonia Puerta del Sol has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 5, 2004
Hotel chain/brand:
Catalonia Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Madrid, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American, Buffet

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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 full bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
Bedroom :
1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
3 twin beds
2 twin beds
1 bunk bed
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Madrid
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  • Elena
    The rooms were great, the staff were very helpful & polite
  • James
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    convenient location to palace and walking distance to lots of shopping, bars, restaurants.
  • Ana
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Was really good , excellent service , above my expectations.
  • Chandra
    Location, friendly and approachable staff and of course the hotel
  • Magdalena
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Super friendly staff, delicious breakfast and great location close to all major attractions!
  • Greg
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location near Puerta del Sol was fantastic, the staff was amazing -- offered us great suggestions re: authentic neighborhood spots for dining, and also were brilliant re: wake-up call at 4:30 am and taxi at 5 am. Not easy for any of us but the...
  • Ann
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    It has a traditional Spanish feel, and is clean, very well located, and reasonably priced. Perfect for us!
  • Alejandra
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Excellent location, friendly staff, super clean, modern, and comfortable room. 100% customer satisfaction.
  • Peter
    The hotel was an oasis of cool, calm and quiet in a city that was noisy, hot and unkept. It was a joy to return after seven years earlier having stayed and the place was just as good. The sitting area was a fantastic place to enjoy a cold glass of...
  • Andrew
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel was a modern well appointed and clean property with excellent service in a prime location all for a reasonable value.
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Property questions and answers
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  • Hi! We will arrive Madrid in the morning and leave Madrid in late afternoon. Before we check in and after we check out, can we store our luggage in your hotel?

    Good afternoon, yes, we can store your luggage for free until check-in/out time
    Answered on 2 November 2021
  • Do you have hotel parking for our automobile

    Good afternoon, Due to the location and the age of the building, our hotel does not have its own parking, but we have an accord with one very close ..
    Answered on 27 February 2020
  • I read that a taxi from airport to the hotel is fixed rate Euro30, is this correct? Can we pay in cash or credit card?

    Good morning, Thank you for your interest in Catalonia puerta del sol Yes it is a fix rate 30€, you can choose if you prefer to pay by card or cash. W..
    Answered on 4 August 2022
  • Do you have laundry service? Or by ourself laundry

    Good afternoon, Our hotel does not have laundry service as such, but you can leave us the clothes you want to wash and we will send them to an externa..
    Answered on 3 May 2022
  • The Suite for 3 adults just disappeared from the offer. And I saw the child over 3 years should pay full price. Should I book something else?

    Greetings, Sadly if the suite have dissappeared, it means all of them are reserved for that dates, if i may suggest, you have the option of a triple r..
    Answered on 23 July 2022
  • How much is breakfast please? Most prices don’t include breakfast?

    Dear Guest. Our buffet breakfasts offer you the best selection of products and the cost is 21€. Kind regards.
    Answered on 4 December 2022
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Amenities of Catalonia Puerta del Sol
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Baggage storage
  • Car rental
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • Catalan
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese

House rules

Catalonia Puerta del Sol takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Cash Catalonia Puerta del Sol accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Credit cardholder must match guest name or provide authorization.

Please note that guests staying at this hotel have free access to the gym and the hot tub of Hotel Catalonia Plaza Mayor, only 350 feet from the hotel.

Only one dog or cat under 20 kg per room is allowed (on request). Supplement of 25€ per night/animal and deposit of 200€.

As with reservations of more than 4 rooms, special conditions and supplements will apply to those of more than 8 nights.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Catalonia Puerta del Sol of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

FAQs about Catalonia Puerta del Sol

  • Catalonia Puerta del Sol offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Catalonia Puerta del Sol is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • The prices at Catalonia Puerta del Sol may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Room options at Catalonia Puerta del Sol include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Suite
      • Triple
      • Family
      • Double

    • Guests staying at Catalonia Puerta del Sol can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.4).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Italian
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • American
      • Buffet

    • Catalonia Puerta del Sol is 1,150 feet from the center of Madrid. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.