Free hot breakfast free Wi-Fi and the Royal Palace a short stroll away draw our guests to the non-smoking Hotel Opera which also has a sauna with panoramic city views. Occupying a renovated 19th-century building the nine-floor Hotel Opera has 79 non-smoking rooms featuring in-room safes free Wi-Fi flat-panel TVs and plush beds. Some rooms have jetted tubs and furnished terraces with city views. Speaking of city views you get a stellar view of Madrid from the fitness room and Finnish sauna. You can truly enjoy the free rotating breakfast of hot eggs and meats breads cereal fruit and more. The hotel also has a business center bar and restaurant with Spanish and Mediterranean cuisine and singing waiters and piano music. Parking is available for a fee. The Hotel Opera is in the Austrias district just north of the Teatro Real (Madrid Opera) and Opera Metro station and just east across the Plaza de Oriente from the Royal Palace. The Plaza Mayor historic square is a half-mile south and the Puerta del Sol is a half-mile southeast. The Prado Museum is two miles east and Madrid-Barajas Airport is nine miles northeast. our guests sing the praises of the Hotel Opera for its "very generous and tasty breakfast" and "good location" near the Royal Palace.