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Taking family to Madrid. 10 days. Using Bonvoy points for hotel. Any recommendations for hotel or city/neighborhood location?

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I really liked Hotel Palacio del Retiro, Autograph Collection. Great location, cool architecture, big rooms and not crazy on the number of points required, mind you that was 2 years ago

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^ stayed at the same hotel but ended up in a very cramped room. That said, still nice staff, nice building, and very nice location

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