Central and urban, with stylistic flair, Hotel De las Letras is one of a new breed of city hotels with smart and creative art-filled public spaces and lounge areas that are as intimate as they are peaceful. With a great restaurant and a sensational rooftop bar the hotel is right in the heart of Madrid, set in a striking 1917 building on Gran Via. Within easy walking distance from San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts and San Anton Market the 4-star hotel is also close to Plaza Mayor and Prado Museum.
Each and every one of the 103 rooms, some with private terraces and outside Jacuzzis, spread out over six floors, has a special personal touch, with quotes on the walls by famous writers and poets. With beautiful oak flooring, high ceilings and traditional wood windows natural light is plentiful. Hand-woven rugs with exclusive designs add a warm and tactile feel.
Chef Paco Morales introduces a new concept in gastronomy, informal haute cuisine, where his exotic menu can be discovered in a relaxed fashion, with sharing and taste dishes based on traditional Spanish cuisine. “Al Trapo” Restaurant as well as at “Bocablo Lounge” are a delight for all the senses in a spacious airy setting. Located on the 7th floor of the hotel with stunning views of the capital, the Ático Las Letras is a sky-high oasis. Open every day, this exclusive peaceful spot in the heart of Madrid, offers a selection of premium tapas and the finest cocktails.
Head to the Salamanca district to Madrid’s most elegant street, Calle Serrano for the top designers boutiques. Or stay closer to Hotel De las Letras and wander through the pedestrian streets of Preciados Street and Calle del Carmen. Then, stop off at the Reina Sophia Museum for a visit to the latest art exhibition.