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The Spectacular PwC Tower (Torre PwC) is formerly the Sacyr Vallehermoso Tower (SyV).

This massive tower, now named after the professional services firm PriceWaterhouseCoopers which trades as PWC, is 236 meters tall, with 58 floors; it houses the Hotel “Eurostars Madrid Tower”, a five star hotel. The Hotel takes up 31 floors and features a two-level dining room which offers a panoramic view of Madrid City. PricewaterhouseCoopers, The multinational professional services firm, transferred all their offices in Madrid in July 2011 to the tower building, occupying the floors that had remained vacant.

The Tower, which was designed by Carlos Rubio Carvajal and Enrique Álvarez-Sala Walter and built by the construction company U SACYR GRUPO SYV PO SYV, seen from above shows three arch blocks in an equilateral triangular formation that shape the sides to the tower. Its strategically placed windows aid the balance and aerodynamics of the tower. Work commenced in 2004 and the building was completed in 2008, shortly after completion it was recognized by winning the Madrid College of Architects' 2009 Distinction awards, Carlos Rubio Carvaja is quoted as saying in an article in the Spanish newspaper, el Mundo, that his personal favorite of all four Towers is the Sacyr Vallehermoso, not surprising really, he should rightly be very proud of this particular achievement, it really is a beautifully designed building and a fits perfectly with the very ethos and focus of Madrid in terms of being a truly modern City.

The PwC Tower is part of the latest architectural, urban planning and business symbol of Madrid, the Cuatro Torres Business Area, which is also the home of the International Convention Centre of the City of Madrid (CICCM).

Eurostars Madrid Tower Hotel

When looking at the PwC Tower you cannot escape the prominent bright gold lettering of the Hotel Eurostars Madrid, the 5 star luxury hotel was created for clients who love exclusivity and quality, with the opportunity to enjoy excellent service and professionalism as well as the ability to savor the spectacular views offered by the Eurostars Madrid Tower, spanning 360 degrees from the mountains to Plaza Mayor. The majority of the hotel's quarters (rooms, Volvoreta restaurant, Anssora Spa & Health Club and numerous meeting rooms) are excellent lookout points over Madrid City.

 

The Hotel Eurostars Madrid Tower is the ideal venue for the most ambitious business gatherings. It hosts 22 modulated meeting rooms measuring between 30and 1,500 m2, all of them totally soundproofed and boasting natural light and privileged views. The Gran Barcelona Hall is the largest column-free open space in all of Madrid, capable of housing events with up to 1,300 guests. Located on the second basement level, it is a spectacular venue for holding productions and product launches. All the meeting rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment and Wi-Fi connections. Since it opened, the hotel has become a true benchmark as a venue for the highest-level meetings, congresses and conventions. A full, experienced and accessible team of professionals will take care of the smallest details to ensure the success of events.

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