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All reviews don quixote sancho panza bronze sculptures western end large fountain royal palace popular square nice plaza nice monument beautiful square big square metro station other attractions watch the world egyptian temple people watching gran
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Plaza de España is a nice small park. There is a nice statue here and the park is a nice place to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank coastingwithstyle
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful traditional landscape in Plaza España; It unfolds every Sunday afternoon when couples in traditional dress meet to dance CHOTIS. Opposite the building of the Opera Madrid House, a small market & just in the middle of the square the men wearing their perfect...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank marcelalorenad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was in a perfect area, next to two subway stations. Staff was helpful. The bar was good and the rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Explorer573724
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way to see the Temple of Debod (another major disappointment). Really not much to see here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tigertribal
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

This Place is between Gran Vía & Princesa streets with small garden, Fountain & and statues of Don Quijote & Sancho Panza. From here you can walk to Templo de Bod (an egiptian temple), Royal palace and the Princepe Pio shopping mall. Very busy and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sirra63
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Its not a very very grand place. But I think after a strong day of sightseeing one can sit and relax or just be in that area!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank soniathegreat2018
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

A surprisingly nice and lively space, while not crowded. Nothing special to see, but very nice for taking a quick rest when discovering Madrid

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 886radekm
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We arrived this square looking for the world-renowned Cervantes Monument, just to capture in one picture the soul of our Spanish heritage, language and culture.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CarlosIturraldeCE
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Plaza that marks the beginning of the emblematic Gran Vía Avenue where a monument to the writer Miguel de Cervantes stands. This central monument has around it fountains, trees, benches and the monument is a tower type and in front appear the characters of Quixote...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews that this is one of the must-see. I went to the one in Seville and it’s amazing. So, I was disappointed when the one in Madrid simply a statue and a fountain

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from BrotherPete | Reviewed this property |
Not all metro stations have lifts, I found this out when I arrived at Portal de Toledo. Plaza de Espana does, it is a very busy area, lots of intersting cafes, bars etc nearby.