Venue & Hospitality

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Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

Transportation

About City

Madrid is the capital of Spain and it is autonomous community which is located on the central plateau of the Iberian Peninsula 2,100 ft. 635 meters above sea level and it is one of Europe’s highest capitals. Spain principal transportation centre for the interior provinces and it is an important commercial industrial and cultural centre. Major institutions include the Prado Museum and the University of Madrid. On March 11, 2004 Madrid suffered a series of terrorist attacks when Islamist militant’s detonated bombs on commuter trains killed 191 people and injuring some 1,800 others.

Madrid is an European city with the highest number of trees and green surface per inhabitant and it has the second highest number of aligned trees in the world, with 248,000 units, only exceeded by Tokyo. Madrid's citizens have access to a green area within a 15-minute walk. Since 1997, green areas have increased by 16%. At present, 8.2% of Madrid's grounds are green areas, meaning that there are 16 m2 (172 sq ft.) of green area per inhabitant, far exceeding the 10 m2 108 sq. ft. per inhabitant recommended by the World Health Organization.

Madrid is considered one of the top European destinations concerning art museums. Best known is the Golden Triangle of Art and it located along the Paseo del Prado and comprising three major museums: the Prado Museum, the Reina Sofia Museum, and the Thyssen Bornemisza Museum.

Madrid has been one of the great centres in Spanish literature. Some of the most distinguished writers of the Spanish Golden Century were born in Madrid, including Lope de Vega who reformed the Spanish theatre and a project continued by Calderon de la Barca Francisco de Quevedo, who criticised the Spanish society of his day, and author of El Buscón, and Tirso de Molina, who created the character Don Juan, were born in Madrid. Cervantes and Góngora also lived in the city although they were not born there. The Madrid homes of Lope de Vega, Quevedo, Gongora, and Cervantes still exist, and they are all in the Barrio de las Letras.

 

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