Situated in Madrid's popular Salamanca neighbourhood Gran Hotel Velazquez is a 10-minute walk from El Retiro Park. It offers spacious air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV and a hydromassage shower.Rooms at the Velazquez feature classic design and large windows. Each room comes with a minibar a free safe and a spacious bathroom with a bathtub and hairdryer.The hotel offers a varied buffet breakfast and you can enjoy a quiet drink in the café-bar. There are also many restaurants in the surrounding streets. Staff at the 24-hour reception can arrange luggage storage and currency exchange. Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas.Gran Hotel Velazquez is 800 metres from the National Library while the Prado Museum is a 20-minute walk away. Velazquez and Serrano Metro Stations are both within 500 metres and airport buses stop near the hotel.