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Bed and Breakfast: Unusual accommodation in Madrid
Bed and Breakfast makes your stay in Madrid more authentic and original
What is a Bed and Breakfast?
Bed and Breakfast (also known as "B&B") is a type of accommodation that offers "Bed and Breakfast" for a very affordable price.
The concept of B&B was born in Europe but in the it was introduced in the United States in the 60s and today it is known all over the world. It's basically a simple accommodation in a restored building or large house for that purpose with no more than 10 rooms. It features familiar and homey, and the property owners often live in the same house or building. Madrid bed and breakfast is especially suitable for those who want to stay a few nights in Madrid .
Room and private bathroom
In general, the rooms are private with private bathroom, although some Bed and Breakfast Madrid have private rooms with shared bathroom with other guests, then the price is lower. Breakfast is served in the bedroom, a dining room or kitchen of the host. The owners usually prepare breakfast at the appointed time. For example, if you have to leave at 8 am the next day you can usually ask to have your breakfast served at 7.30.
Also, the hosts of the home clean the room and take over the tasks of personnel and administrative management (like a hotel lobby), although there are some Madrid Bed and Breakfast that hire staff for cleaning or cooking. However, a property which hires professional management is not normally considered a bed and breakfast, but enters the category of inn or hotel.
The Bed and Breakfast in Spain and Madrid
Although Spain does not have a culture of B&B as in Britain, Bed and Breakfast Madrid are very numerous. The main advantages of this type of accommodation are that you can see how local people live and the service is very personalized. In addition, Madrid Bed and Breakfast are well located and are usually pretty houses that stand out from conventional hotel rooms.
If you stay at a Bed & Breakfast in Madrid , you will be in a cozy atmosphere and, in some cases, in a luxurious setting (there are also quality B&B in Madrid ). You can also have breakfast in the room for little money and you have the opportunity to meet more people in common areas where you can have a chat with other guests.
In addition, the hosts of a Madrid Bed & Breakfast can provide you with useful local information about good restaurants, places to go out, the best times to visit some attractions, transport from Madrid. The owners of Bed and Breakfast tend to be kind, hospitable and very open, thus making your stay in this type of housing even more enjoyable and authentic.
Certainly, if you want to sleep like an authentic citizen the best option is a Bed and Breakfast Madrid.