Hotel Features. The Hotel Convención is a large, modern hotel comprising 790 rooms. The 24- hour front desk offers complimentary newspapers, currency exchange, tour assistance, and safety-deposit boxes. Convención is a smoke-free property.
El Roble Restaurant at the Convención offers Spanish and international dishes, while cocktails and light meals can be enjoyed at La Terraza Bar. Breakfast is available for a surcharge in the Lima and Duque breakfast room.
There are 14 meeting and banqueting rooms at the Convención, accommodating between eight and 2,000 delegates. Audio-visual equipment and support is available, as well as wireless Internet in all public areas (surcharge).
The hotel has shopping facilities on site, and a games room. About ten kilometres away is the Casa de Campo golf course.
Guestrooms. The 790 rooms are modern with light-coloured wood furniture and bright decor. They are all air-conditioned and have marbled bathrooms with tubs and hair dryers. Amenities also include satellite television, pay movies, and video-game consoles. Some rooms have disabled access.
Expert Tip. From The Hotel Convención it is a pleasant walk through the great Retiro Park to the 'golden triangle' of Madrid's internationally-renowned art museums, all within easy reach of each other. These are the Prado, which houses Goya, Velazquez, El Greco, and Bosch's fabulous 'Garden of Earthly Delights'; the Thyssen-Bornemisza, and the Reina Sofia, with Picasso's masterpiece, 'Guernica'.
Standard twin/double room: One double and two twin beds. Decorated in bright colours with coordinating patterned fabrics. Marbled bathroom with shower/tub, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries. Air conditioning, satellite television with pay movies, video games, refrigerator, and electronic safe.
Stnadard Tw/Dbl Sgl Use: One double or two twin beds. Decorated in bright colours with coordinating patterned fabrics. Marbled bathroom with shower/tub, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries. Air conditioning, satellite television with pay movies, video games, refrigerator, and electronic safe.
From Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD):
Distance to Hotel Convención is nine kilometres, approximately 25 minutes' drive.
Getting there. A taxi from the airport costs around 25 EUR (visitors should be sure to use the official stand). Alternatively, the Metro is located on Terminal two, and runs between 6 a.m. and 2 a.m. This can be taken to O'Donnell, and you are only 300 metres from the hotel. A bus (Route 89) is also available.
Getting around. Hotel Convención is located within the Salamanca residential district of Madrid, minutes from the historic and financial quarters, and only 300 metres from O'Donnell Underground, providing easy access throughout the city. The Atocha Train Station, two kilometres away, provides alternative access.
Driving directions. Head south, following signs for Madrid, onto the M14.
Merge onto the A2, and take exit 4b onto the M30, towards Valencia.
Continue, following signs for Calle de O'Donnell, until you turn onto this street.
The Convención is number 53.
- Restaurant(s) Arcade/game room
- Comp newspapers in lobby Currency exchange
- Air-conditioned public areas Safe-deposit box
- Event catering Television in lobby
- Concierge desk Exhibit space
- Gift shop or newsstand Bar/lounge
- Elevator/lift Coffee shop or cafe
- Audiovisual equipment Room service (limited hours)
- Airport transportation (fees apply) Security guard
- Ski storage ATM/banking
- Laundry facilities Internet public area - surcharge
- Parking garage Conference room(s)
- Cell phone/mobile rental Ballroom(s)
- Dry cleaning service Banquet facilities
- Meeting room (small groups) Wedding services
- Shopping on site Breakfast services
- Business services Parking (surcharge)
- Internet public area - wireless Restaurant(s)
- Arcade/game room Comp newspapers in lobby
- Currency exchange Air-conditioned public areas
- Safe-deposit box Event catering
- Television in lobby Concierge desk
- Exhibit space Gift shop or newsstand
- Bar/lounge Elevator/lift
- Coffee shop or cafe Audiovisual equipment
- Room service (limited hours) Airport transportation (fees apply)
- Security guard Ski storage
- ATM/banking Laundry facilities
- Internet public area - surcharge Parking garage
- Conference room(s) Cell phone/mobile rental
- Ballroom(s) Dry cleaning service
- Banquet facilities Meeting room (small groups)
- Wedding services Shopping on site
- Breakfast services Business services
- Parking (surcharge) Internet public area - wireless
Room Amenities: , , • Direct-dial phone • Bathroom telephone • Cable/satellite TV • Smoking rooms • Extra towels/bedding • Complimentary toiletries • Video-game console • Pay movies • Window opens • Bidet • Blackout drapes/curtains • Electronic/magnetic keys • Handheld shower • Shower/tub combination • Cribs (infant beds) available
El Corte Ingles (department store): 0.1 kilometres| Retiro Park: 0.5 kilometres| Alcala Gate (monument): 0.7 kilometres| Cibeles Fountain (monument): 0.8 kilometres| El Prado Art Museum: 1.5 kilometres| Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum: 1.5 kilometres| Reina Sofia Art Gallery: 2 kilometres| The Bull Ring: 2 kilometres| Descalzas Reales Convent: 3 kilometres| The Main Square: 3.5 kilometres| The Royal Palace: 4.5 kilometres|
Madrid Hotels - Hotel Convencion