- For those looking for accommodation in central Madrid, Hostal Gran Duque, is an ideal destination. This Hostal in Madrid is situated near the Madrid's main shopping street Gran Via, within short walking distance from the Opera House, the Almudena Cathedral and the Royal Palace. Moreover, thanks to its strategic city centre location, the hostal is easily accessible to Puerta del Sol and Plaza Mayor squares as well as the Jardines de Sabatini gardens. The lodging offers a friendly atmosphere and the serviceable staff will provide guests on a weekend break in Madrid with all kinds of tourist information and advice on the best restaurants, bars and clubs in Madrid. Amenities include an internet point, wireless Internet access and free breakfast each morning. The personnel at the hostal will also assist guests with transport to the Atocha station, Madrid Barajas International Airport and the IFEMA fairgrounds.