Situated on the edge of the Plaza de Vázquez de Mella in Chueca, the Room Mate Óscar has 74 rooms and a gorgeous rooftop pool and bar. The rooms are airy, bright and modern, and the hotel itself is decorated with style, juxtaposing geometric prints with bold colors. If you’re in need of a splurge, the suites have incredible views of the city.
Plaza de Pedro Zerolo, 12, 28004 Madrid, +34 917 01 11 73
This hotel, known for hosting famous writers and poets (hence the name “The Letters Hotel“) is an LGBT-friendly property located on Madrid’s busy Gran Vía. Some of the 109 rooms feature outdoor terraces, others have private jacuzzis and many have poetry or stories written on the walls. The hotel also has a library where guests can relax with a book or a cocktail in hand.
Calle Gran Vía, 11, 28013 Madrid, +34 915 23 79 80
The Only You Hotel has two locations in Madrid, but the Chueca location is specifically known for being LGBT-friendly. This is the spot to stay in if you want that curated, boutique experience. With 125 rooms decked out in blue and white, the hotel is definitely one of the most stylish on the list. The chic experience starts the moment you walk through the blue awning and head into the lobby, checking out the sleek interior patio furniture to the right and the bar mixing up delicious concoctions to the left.
Calle del Barquillo, 21, 28004 Madrid, +34 910 05 22 22