Hotel Riu Plaza España

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Height: Architectural 107 m / 351 ft
Floors Above Ground 26
# of Elevators 32
Top Elevator Speed 3 m/s
Tower GFA 77,000 m² / 828,821 ft²
# of Hotel Rooms 585


Official Name Hotel Riu Plaza España
Other Names Edificio España
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Spain
City Madrid
Street Address & Map Plaza de España, 19
Original Function hotel / office
Current Function hotel
Structural Material concrete/steel
Proposed 1947
Construction Start 1948
Completion 1953
Retrofit End 2019

Original Companies Involved

• Current Grupo Baraka; Riu Hotels & Resorts
• Past Wanda Group
Design Julio y Jose Maria Otamendi
Material Supplier
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company

Retrofit Companies Involved

Developer Riu Hotels & Resorts
Main Contractor Construcciones Joaquín Pérez Arroyo; Grupo Ortiz

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