Hostal Gonzalo is located in a quiet street in the heart of the historic district of Madrid in a renovated XIX century building. The Prado Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Collection, and the Parliament (Las Cortes) are only one block away. The Reina Sofía Modern Art Museum is easily reached by foot. The three museums are popularly known as the Triangle of the Arts.
Hostal Gonzalo is reviewed in Dumont, Let's Go, Lonely Planet, Rick Steves', and the Rough Guide, among others.