The Westin Palace Hotel - Madrid, Spain
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 24.920 W 003° 41.700
30T E 441035 N 4474088
Quick Description: This hotel was establish in 1912.
Location: Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Date Posted: 5/3/2014 6:13:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMKMMA
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
Views: 3

Long Description:
This is a luxury hotel in downtown Madrid. From Wikipedia: "The hotel was developed by Belgian entrepreneur Georges Marquet by personal suggestion of Alfonso XIII, and the building involved a new material: reinforced concrete. It was constructed over a period of eighteen months, and opened to the public on 12 September 1912. At the time of its construction, the Hotel Palace was the largest hotel in Europe."
Name of the Hotel: The Westin Palace Hotel

Plaza de las Cortes 7, 28014 Madrid, Spain

Hotel since: 1/1/1912

Date Building was built: 1/1/1912

Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): yes

Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): yes

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: no

Hotel website (if available): [Web Link]

Number of Rooms: Not Listed

Height in floors: Not listed

Hotel Rating: Not listed

First use of building: Not listed

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