trident2e
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Hotels At Madrid Airport?

Thu Mar 24, 2005 5:26 am

Does anyone know of hotels close to MAD?
 
ba319-131
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RE: Hotels At Madrid Airport?

Thu Mar 24, 2005 5:34 am

I normall stay at a Best Western, Villa De Barajas, it's only 5-10 minutes in a taxi. Ideal when spotting for a day or 2 in MAD.

Tel 91 329 28 18
villabarajas@infoegocio.com

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IBERIA747
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RE: Hotels At Madrid Airport?

Thu Mar 24, 2005 6:02 am

There are quite a few...

Meliá Barajas - 1km away
Tryp Diana - 1-2kms away
NH Barajas - 2kms
Best Western - not sure
Hi-Tech - 1km
Auditorium Madrid Hotel 3 - 4km (Across the A2 motorway with great views of the airport from the upper floors).
Puerta Madrid 8 - 9kms. Great...super nice hotel although not exactly in the airport area, but it should have a shuttle service...must be less than 10 minutes away if the traffic is not heavy.

And some others I can't recall right now.

There's also this small hotel right next to SENASA and the Cargo Center office building, which seems to have very good views of the south ramp due to it's location although it only has 2 or 3 floors. I can't remember it's name but it's the closest hotel to the airport.

In about 1 year from now, the Hilton Madrid Airport hotel will be open.
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Icaro
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RE: Hotels At Madrid Airport?

Thu Mar 24, 2005 7:02 am

IBERIA747, the hotel you are referring to is hotel Diana Cazadora, right by Senasa
 
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RE: Hotels At Madrid Airport?

Fri Mar 25, 2005 3:31 am

I've stayed twice at the Tryp Diana.

Free shuttle bus, clean hotel with good rooms, and close to the airport.

Some rooms have limited views of the airport...
 
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RE: Hotels At Madrid Airport?

Fri Mar 25, 2005 4:35 am

I would not bother using an airport hotel at MAD as it's very cheap and very quick to go downtown (using the ultra-efficient metro). I have been to MAD over 5 times and always stay downtown. If you'd like some info. re. spotting at MAD, give me a shout.
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