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Ganivet Hotel

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Liverpool
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Visited Ganivet January 12th 2017 & once again had a lovely time,Hotel is in the La Latina barrio which has lots of nice tapas bars. Hotel room was ample size with excellent air con for the cold nights & good shower & bath. All the staff were courteous & friendly, When we had a drink in the bar we had...

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

Average service and room quality in a great and central location. Very clean room but cold (during our winter visit). We didn't really enjoy our sleeping because the a/c that was working all night to warm the room was just making noise, not warming. Breakfast quality was also average in you have in mind all the nice and fresh food...

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HotelesPorcel, Departamento de Recpeción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to feedback your experience following your recent stay with us. We are glad to know that you enjoyed our location, which is very convenient to the nearby bars and restaurants at the la Latina area and walking distance from the main touristic spots. On the other hand, allow me to apologize for...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having had issues with the booking for our original hotel, me and a friend were searching for alternative, relatively cheap but well located accommodation in Madrid - and this more than fitted the bill. I stayed with a friend in October 2016, it being our first time in Madrid. We arrived one evening to a warm welcome from the reception...

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HotelesPorcel, Departamento de Recepción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share this lovely feedback regarding your visit at the Ganivet hotel. It is a pleasure to see we achieved your full satisfaction with all aspects of the hotel. We strive on always providing the best hospitality and ensuring we go above and beyond guest expectations. We look forward to...

Phuket
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, there is a food menu in the room and I didn't have dinner outside because I was tired and came back straight to the hotel, only to find out when I call at 22h30 that there is no room service and that I should go down to the restaurant. Seeing as I am already in pajamas and in bed,...

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HotelesPorcel, Director de Recepción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are concerned to learn that you did not got a good night's sleep for being hungry, but we inform you that, unfortunately, we haven't room service. Please accept my sincere apologies for a less than satisfactory stay on this occasion. Regards. Miguel Ángel Gisbert - Jefe de recepción

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot fault this hotel. At 65 euros inc breakfast. It is 10 min walk from the centre 2 mins from metro and has a market around the corner. Breakfast is 7/10 room 8.5/10 and Wi-Fi is good. Overall For the price 9/10

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HotelesPorcel, Departamento de Recepción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for taking your time and leaving your feedback after your recent stay at the Ganivet hotel. We are pleased to know you enjoyed our location, just a few meters away from the most important sights of Madrid. It is hoped, when next visiting Madrid we will have the opportunity to welcome you back again. Kind regards....

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel is very quiet. It is located close to the metro and a bus stop. The hotel room was clean and very cozy. The hotel had breakfast and there was a variety to choose from. They also had a lot of seating available to sit and eat breakfast. The staff was very friendly and helpful when we asked questions.

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HotelesPorcel, Departamento de Recepción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share this lovely feedback regarding your recent visit at the Ganivet hotel. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast buffet, where our guest can enjoy a variety of fresh pastry and fruits. We also appreciate your kind comments about the hotel staff. Our team is always committed to offering...

Benirrama, Spain
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I went with a party of guests and was set aback by the Christmas decorations over the entrances that looked like barbed wire. However, I was pleased to see the clean, modern reception area and was efficiently dealt with at check-in. On arriving at the room the door card worked first time, a thing I have problems with in some...

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HotelesPorcel, Mercedes Reguera - Departamento de Recepción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you for taking the time to review the Ganivet hotel. Your feedback as a guest is very much appreciated as it allows us to fine tune the areas which are lacking. We have the hope that you will visit us again, to have a 100% satisfaction. Kind regards, Mercedes Reguera - Departamento de Recepción

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel was central to a lot of hotspots like la latina which is a stones throw away. You can walk to Plaza mayor and the Gran Via. There are plenty of restaurants and coffee shops in calle de toledo on which the hotel is situated. There is a coffee shop and restaurant inside the hotel as well for days...

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HotelesPorcel, Laura. Departamento de Recepción at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear customer, thank you for evaluating your stay in the hotel, your opinion is very important to us. Thank you for highlighting our location, perfect for touring Madrid as we are only ten minutes walk from the tourist points of interest. We are glad that you enjoyed the services of our cafe, it is perfect to have a light breakfast,...

Reviewed 27 November 2016

Hotel Ganivet central easy walking distance of 10 minutes into the centre Plaza. Accommodation excellent and spotless clean. Food buff err t style but plenty of it. We were on Bed and Breakfast but good. Staff very good always helpful. Clean linen daily.

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HotelesPorcel, Laura. Departamento de Recepción. at Ganivet Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pamela B, thank you for taking the time to evaluate our hotel. It is very important for us to point out that the reception staff were always helpful and eager to assist you. The cleaning department goes to great lengths to keep our facilities in perfect condition. We are also glad that you liked the neighborhood of La Latina,...

Dublin
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Real gem of a hotel. Comfortable, clean and great staff. Breakfast was super, one of the best ever. Highly recommended. Room very comfortable. Shower amazing. Plenty to see within walking distance. Very near metro.

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Dear guest, thank you very much for staying at Hotel Ganivet and for such a lovely review. It is great to know you enjoyed it while being wiht us and your words regarding our staff are so much appreciated as we try hard to make our guest's stay an unforgetable experience. We are glad to know you found our location,...

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Staying in La Latina

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La Latina
La Latina is a charming neighbourhood with two unique personalities. At first glance, it’s distinctly old-world, with narrow streets weaving a maze among charming stone buildings in sunny, bright colors like yellow and pink. The other side of La Latina is characterized by a young population and a bohemian vibe, as evidenced by a dynamic and evolving selection of new bars, shops, coworking spaces, and other businesses popping up in the area. In the northern part of the neighbourhood, the Cava Alta and Cava Baja streets constitute the tapas center of Madrid, where each age-old restaurant serves up distinctive specialties like huevos rotos and patatas bravas. Locals have come here for generations to while away hours over drinks and tapas with friends. On Sundays and public holidays, the streets to the south of La Latina metro station transform into a giant open-air market full of locals sifting through tent after tent of art, apparel, and antiques. Any day of the week, the intriguing blend of the traditional and the hip make the streets of La Latina worth exploring.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ganivet Hotel *** is situated in the historical center of Madrid, close to the major sights and attractions of the city such as Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, the Royal Palace and the Prado Museum, Thyssen-Bornemisza and Reina Sofia . Also, it is in the trendy tapas and restaurants area (La Latina, Cava Alta and Mercado de San Miguel). The Ganivet Hotel *** is equipped with the most complete and modern facilities. Its careful design environment combines the classicism of Old Madrid with a trendy and cozy decor. Guests can reach the center of Madrid in his own vehicle and they will have the possibility of a parking lot at the garage located in the same building. Its central location combined with the comfort of its modern facilities and a professional and friendly service make the Hotel Ganivet an ideal place to stay during your visit to Madrid, both for tourism and/or business. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ganivet Hotel

Address: Toledo Street 111-113, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > La Latina
Price Range: $78 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ganivet Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 151
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Hotel Style:
#88 Family Hotel in Madrid
#131 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
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“Try and get a room with a city view - what better way to wake up in the morning than to look out on a sunny Madrid?!”
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“All the rooms were spacious but some on the front were probably larger”
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“Pay the extra and get room with terrace. ”
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“Rooms quieter at the back above the third floor are probably quieter as the hotel is on a busy road.”
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“I was told that room facing the street were slightly noisy but I had a quiet room at the rear so did not have a problem at all.”
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