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Dallas, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the moment I booked my stay at Hotel Orfila to arrival to departure, my experience was exceptional. The entire staff at the hotel went above and beyond to ensure our stay was outstanding. Any and all questions were handled with an eagerness to please. All recommendations in terms of places to see and dine (as well as directions) were...

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Godalming, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is on a quaint and beautiful side street, yet only two minutes from the fashionable Salamanca shopping district. It is reminiscent of a small French chateaux/Italian Palazzo, with interesting old world paintings and charming Antiques. This is NOT a hotel with PR team that is minimalist and contemporary that short changes you at breakfast, this hotel DOES hospitality....

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Launceston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This time was only one night unfortunately. As always we and our friends would not stay anywhere else in Madrid. It is faultless, great breakfast, and great staff. We cannot wait until our annual visit next February so I think we will go for a few days in the Spring. Tony & Angela Kennedy

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were only in Madrid for one night en route to South America and thought we'd stay somewhere special and pick 'No 1' on Trip Adviser. This normally excellent group of hotels (R&C) uses CC and C as its ethos, but we would give this hotel D, D and D. Disappointing, dated and deserted. The staff were friendly and helpful...

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NYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel Orfila is located in a palazzo with old world charm, and the staff are extremely friendly, helpful and service oriented. The location is on the edge of the Salamanca district (good for shopping and restaurants), tucked into a quiet residential street near many foreign embassies, and an easy walk to all major attractions. The room was large and...

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New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Orfila for one week and couldn't have been happier with our stay. The rooms were spacious and clean; the service, impeccable and the location, perfect. Would highly recommend if you are looking for a boutique hotel in a quiet neighborhood.

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Far Hills, New Jersey, USA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small, intimate beautifully presented boutique hotel well placed in the city The staff are all seemingly chosen for their smile. They are exceptionally attentive by any 5 star standard. The junior suite we had was large. Lovely sitting room. Bathroom is large and well finished in the classic decorating style Beds are good and are even the...

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Orfila is a jewel! Located walking distance from the Prado and other great sites (including the Sorolla museum -- don't miss it), this hotel is perfect. The lobby is wonderfully elegant, as is the dining and other rooms on the first floor. Our room was perfect -- all amenities, high ceilings, fast elevator. But the best feature is the...

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Wonderful stay, very clean and comfortable room. Breakfast was just what was required and the coffee is excellent! All the staff couldn't do more for you, with a friendly face at every encounter. Great location for my work too.

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istanbul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we stepped into this beautiful hotel - we did not stop to be amazed. A very affective and charming staff- who made our stay even happier. The decoration of the hotel was so romantic and as we were celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary- it was just perfect. The hotels restaurant was the best food we had in...

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Staying in Chamberi

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Chamberi
Multi-story residential buildings decorated with ornate balconies line the traditional, quiet, and pretty streets of Chamberí. Humble storefronts and neighbourhood taverns are scattered across the lower levels down every block, and here and there, there's a cluster of tables on the sidewalk. It isn't ever crowded, but people are always out, poking into the tiny bakeries, hardware stores, and tobacco shops, or ducking into a bright, unadorned cerveceria to have a coffee or beer by the bar, flip through the paper, and check the sports score. The round Plaza Olavide, where the fairly regular network of streets breaks form, is among the most green and lively spots. Restaurants line its circumference and sought-after outdoor tables fill the center of the plaza, where people relax to the sounds of kids playing and street musicians' tunes.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The small XIX century palace was transformed into a hotel in 1999, respecting the majestic style of the era, at the same time as installing all the appropriate commodities for a luxuorious establishment from the end of the nineteenth century. Only a year after it opened, the hotel joined the Relais Chateaux Chain of hotels, a group of the most prestigious hotels in the world. The hotels belonging to the Relais Chateaux must have 4 or 5 stars and less than 100 rooms, and be outstanding their strict respect for the five concepts that define the philosophy of this hotel chain: character, courtesy, charm and cuisine.Located in a quite exclusive residential area in the cultural and business centre of Madrid, this creates a framework for a different concept of the hotel business in the capital of Spain.---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------El palacete del siglo XIX, se transformó en hotel en 1999 respetando el aire señorial de la época, al tiempo que se le dota de todas las comodidades propias de un establecimiento de lujo de finales de este siglo.Solo un año más tarde de su inauguración, el hotel ingresó en la Cadena Relais Chateaux, que agrupa a los hoteles más prestigiosos del mundo. Los hoteles miembros de Relais Châteaux deben contar con 4 y 5 estrellas y menos de 100 habitaciones, y distinguirse por cumplir estrictamente los cinco conceptos que definen la filosofía de la cadena: carácter, cortesía, calma, encanto y cocina.Situado en una zona residencial, exclusiva y tranquila en el centro cultural de negocios de Madrid, sirve como marco a un concepto diferente de hostelería en la capital de España. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Orfila

Address: Calle de Orfila 6, 28010 Madrid, Spain
Region: Spain > Community of Madrid > Madrid > Chamberi
Price Range: £198 - £449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Orfila 5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Orfila Hotel Madrid
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#1 Family Hotel in Madrid
#1 Luxury Hotel in Madrid
#4 Romantic Hotel in Madrid
#4 Business Hotel in Madrid
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“Top floor facing the courtyard. Absolutely QUIET!”
 of 5 bubbles Liz620, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Street is quiet so ask for a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 824genet, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Garden views are probably preferable.”
 of 5 bubbles airish, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“"Garden view" rooms have a nicer view and better light than the designation usually indicates - the garden is part of a larger open space and not the typical enclosed courtyard/light well view.”
 of 5 bubbles Shockingpedro, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were lucky to get a great room rate in December ”
 of 5 bubbles TJP53510, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
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