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Gran Vía, 53, Madrid City Center, 28013 Madrid, Spain – Excellent location – show map – Subway Access
Excellent location – rated 9.7/10! (score from 4688 reviews)
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Stay in the heart of Madrid – Excellent location – show map
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Located in the heart of Madrid, Emperador is set next to Madrid’s Gran Vía. This elegant hotel offers a seasonal rooftop swimming pool and terrace with fantastic city views.
The elegant and stylish rooms offer accommodations with free WiFi, flat-screen TV and private bathroom with marble floors.
Emperador is just 10 minutes’ walk from the Royal Palace and Puerta del Sol, Madrid’s main square. Santo Domingo, Plaza de España and Callao Metro Stations are within a 3-minute walk, connecting you with the famous Art Triangle in just 15 minutes.
Open from May to September, the Emperador offers a seasonal swimming pool and solarium with sun loungers. The cocktail-bar located at the terrace features with views of the Royal Palace, Almudena Cathedral and Gran Vía Avenue.
The hotel has a lobby bar with a permanent art-gallery offering temporary exhibitions. There is a variety of restaurants within a 5-minute walk of the Emperador.
Other useful facilities at the hotel include a hairdressing salon and a 24-hour reception.
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.
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Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.
4 reasons to choose Emperador
Arlequin Theatre0 miles
Lope de Vega Theatre0 miles
Rialto Theater0 miles
EDP Gran Via Theatre0.1 miles
Victoria Theatre0.2 miles
Palacio del Senado0.2 miles
Monastery of las Descalzas Reales0.2 miles
Restaurant Espacio Gourmet El Corte Inglés0.1 miles
Gran Via0.3 miles
Royal Palace of Madrid0.4 miles
Puerta del Sol0.4 miles
Plaza Mayor0.4 miles
Temple of Debod0.5 miles
Prado Museum1 miles
Atocha Train Station1.3 miles
Retiro Park1.3 miles
Parque de Atracciones de Madrid2.3 miles
Chamartin Station3.7 miles
Subway Santo Domingo Metro Station0 miles
Subway Callao Metro Station0.1 miles
Subway Plaza de España Metro Station0.2 miles
Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport8.4 miles
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From 2:00 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
Children of all ages are welcome.
Children 18 and above are considered 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
Crib by request
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.
All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Pets are not allowed.
Emperador accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
The fine print
The rooftop pool is open from 1 May to 30 September.
Please note that parking spaces are limited and cannot be reserved in advance.
When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.
Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Please inform Emperador 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 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.
Swimming pool #1: Closed from Sat, Oct 01, 2022 until Sun, Apr 30, 2023
FAQs about Emperador
Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.
Room options at Emperador include:
Emperador is 2,300 feet from the center of Madrid.
Guests staying at Emperador can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).
Breakfast option(s) include:
The prices at Emperador may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
Emperador offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Temporary art galleries
From the nearest airport, you can get to Emperador by:
- Train 40min
Check-in at Emperador is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.