Summary

Excellent location in center town. Fully renovated in 2013 with a gym and solárium, library,cinema. Staff bilingual in English and French

Introduction

Residence Argüelles is a students residence that is located in one of the best areas of the city, "Arguelles". A few minutes' walk from Plaza de España and Gran Via. Surronded by lots of shops and restaurants.

In 2013, the residence was fully renovated, so that both its facilities and its furnishings are brand new.

There is a large dining room with buffet breakfast and lunch and dinner service. Breakfast is included in the price of the room. Lunch or dinner will have a surcharge of €7.

There are also three comfortable TV rooms and a student support centre with library, where you can print and copy, two solariums and a fitness Center.

Residence support is available 24 hours a day, with an emergency number for anything you might need in Madrid. All staff is bilingual in English and French.

History to the present day

The residence welcomes students from around the world and helps them integrate into Madrid.

We organize the following events  during the year:

Housewarming Party in October, Gala Christmas in December, Fiesta Carnival in February, gourmet menus from different countries throughout the year and closing party in June.

None of these events will have an additional cost to residents.

Food and Drinks

The residence has its own kitchen, where it produces a varied menu and home-made food.

Breakfast: included in the room rate. Buffet with coffee, tea, juice, toast, biscuits, pastries and fruit.

Lunch and dinner: they have an extra charge of €7. There is a buffet with salad, soup or cream and fruit. Starter, main course and dessert are to be served to the resident at the table.

All residents can request one day in advance a picnic at a cost of €7.

Once a month there is a gastronomic menu of a different country.

Grounds and gardens

West Park is one of the most important green campuses in Madrid and is located in front of the residence.

Other facilities

Wi-Fi broadband throughout the residence
Dining room
Gym
Solarium
Room with big screen tv
living room
Library
Study room
24 hours reception

Summary

20th century buildings

Breakfast included

Public car parking for a charge (nearby)

Full Board available

B&B

Self Catering

Room Only (no kitchen facilities)

Bed only (no kitchen facilities)

No Official Rating

Lifts

Facilities

Free broadband access (wired)

Outdoor terrace

Gym

Television

Sky Television

Book library

Luggage storage

24 hour security

Linen included

Towels included

Common room

Sitting room

Security lockers

Iron/ironing board

Hair dryers

Elevator

Clothes dryer

Washing machine

Central heating

Food and Drinks

Self-catering facilities

Continental breakfast (included)

Cooked breakfast (included)

Lunch available (at additional cost)

Dinner available (at additional cost)

Nearby recreations

Recommended walks

Pub (walking distance)

Museums (walking distance)

Historic houses

Gardens

Recommended restaurants (walking distance)

Theatre (a short drive)

Age restrictions

Minimum age 18

Residencia Universitaria Argüelles, Madrid - Reviews

3.1/5.0

Based on 7 reviews
Service 3.3
Rooms 3.0
Food 1.9
Website 3.7
Value 3.4
Overall Experience 3.3


Mr Piotr N

Travel Info

Address: Calle Ferraz 80, Madrid, Madrid28008, Spain

Check-in: from 12:00. Check-out: until 12:00. 

There is a metro station a few metres from the entrance of the residence and several bus stops. It is well connected with the city and you can walk to many places.