Melia Galgos

Claudio Coello 139, Madrid, Madrid, 28006, Spain and Canary Islands | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $86.00

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A travel blog entry by chella on Nov 03, 2013

1 comment, 3 photos

Made our way to the hotel, but rooms were not ready! Today is a free day for us to do as we please! They secured our luggage and we headed off to the Museo del Prado! A famous museum! The line was long, but we made our way to the ticket counter! Purchased our tickets and proceeded to view paintings by Goya, Tiziano, Greco and Rembrandt! Our …

Banquets and Royalty

A travel blog entry by heiner6


... exciting time. I stayed with them about an hour and half before the helicopters began to fly over us and then the horse procession with drums turned the corner. Everyone began to wave their flags (given to us as we were waiting), along came the king's car. King Felipe VI was standing and waving at all of us, Queen Leticia was seated. The excitement was amazing, every one was shouting to the King and about Spain. It was such an amazing experience.

Madrid Part 2

A travel blog entry by kvstark

... so I headed up the Calle Mayor to the main plazas of the city. I found a little bakery shop on the way and got a 'croissant con jamon y queso' (croissant with ham and cheese) which the lady kindly warmed up for me. It was delicious, but not actually enough food. I was still hungry, so I dropped into a Carrefour Express and got a 1 EURO pack of Jamon, a small thing of water (still looking to replace my water bottle), and a pack of Arrzo con ...

The Aussie Wanker!!!

A travel blog entry by pcox0164

... has 2800 and the current king of Spain doesn't live there anymore cos "his dinner would get cold from the kitchen to the dining room" - the Spanish royal palace is larger than the palace of Versailles (not including the gardens) - we went past a convent where the nuns have no interaction with the world except to make money by selling cookies where you have to press a button and say three words (which I can't remember but it was something dulce per ...

Snacking our way through Madrid

A travel blog entry by megs-anoop


... up a scoop of olives with orange and another mildly spicy batch to take home. We then continued our snacking tour by stopping off at a bar known for its calamari (deep fried this time!). We ordered a plate to share and Keith & Anoop got a small beer to go with it. They were really fresh and made right in front of us! We continued on our walking tour and ended up back in the square where we had been the previous morning. There was no stamp or coin market ...

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This 4 star hotel, located in the Salamanca area of Madrid, is near Sorolla Museum (Museo de Sorollo), Fundacion Juan March, Lamarca, and Elena Benarroch.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsMelia Galgos Madrid

    Reviewed by chella


    Reviewed Nov 3, 2013
    by (8 reviews) Oklahoma City , United States Flag of United States

    Very nice!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by kenahan.kate

    it began to feel like home

    Reviewed Apr 12, 2011
    by (2 reviews) Riverside , United States Flag of United States

    I spent the vast majority of my weekend at a really cool recruitment session in the conference rooms of this five star hotel. It is really lovely so that was an additional pleasure to the unique and compelling experience of the last few days

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Melia Galgos Madrid

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good