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  • 1 bedroom

  • 1 bathroom

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This one-bedroom apartment in the central Retiro district is perfect for a couple or small family looking for some peace and quiet in bustling Madrid. The home is conveniently located near many popular attractions, including the Prado Museum, the Royal Botanical Garden, and the Palacio de Cibeles, which are all within easy walking distance. And, of course, you've got the beautiful El Retiro Park right on your doorstep. Inside, the sociable open kitchen and breakfast bar is equipped with all necessary utensils and appliances, so you can prepare home-cooked meals before setting off for a day of sightseeing. The living room also features a double sofa bed and the bathroom includes a spa tub for added comfort.


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What to expect


Highlights

Take your morning walks in beautiful El Retiro Park, right on your doorstep

Take your morning walks in beautiful El Retiro Park, right on your doorstep

Perch by the sociable breakfast bar with your first cup of coffee

Perch by the sociable breakfast bar with your first cup of coffee

Stay in a Neo-Gothic building, offering rooftop views of the city

Stay in a Neo-Gothic building, offering rooftop views of the city

Treat yourself to a relaxing soak in the spa tub after a day of sightseeing

Treat yourself to a relaxing soak in the spa tub after a day of sightseeing

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Home truths

    At capacity, two people will be sleeping on a double sofa bed in the living room.

    Entrance to the apartment is shared with the building's other residents.

    This is a fifth-floor apartment, accessible by lift.

    Your stay includes a daily change of bed linens.

    You may hear some outside noise from your neighbours during your stay.

    Parking in Madrid can be tricky, so we recommend sticking to the easily accessible public transport where possible.

About this stay


Amenities

Wi-fi

Air conditioning

Parking available

Washing machine

Dryer

Hot tub

Bedrooms & bathrooms

1 bedroom, 2 beds

1 bathroom

Extras


VIP services

Airport pick up

Fridge fills

Tickets and experience booking

Additional fees

  • If you'll be arriving out of schedule, you'll be charged an additional fee of €40 per booking.

  • Your host can deliver groceries to you for an additional fee of €60 per booking.

  • Speak to your host if you'd like to arrange unique experiences as part of your stay for an additional cost of €50 per booking.

Additional fees subject to a 3.5% handling charge.

Extras are subject to availability. Please enquire with your host.

Local guide


About Retiro

Old-school charm is the name of the game in Retiro, an elegant residential neighbourhood at heart. Its nerve centre, a sizeable park that was created as a retreat for the Royal Family, is famous for its beauty and most visited during sunny days. Its glamorous past is still visible, but nowadays El Retiro is most popular with joggers and those who want to escape the noise of the city centre...

Explore the area

Local restaurants, cafes, museums, sites and activities, recommended by our community of hosts and travel experts

Tick the Prado off your bucket list

Tick the Prado off your bucket list

The famous Museo del Prado is a must for lovers of classical art.

6 min
Find your favourite artist at the Thyssen museum

Find your favourite artist at the Thyssen museum

Fabulous art museum which is home to one of the most extensive private art collections in the world with paintings ranging from the 13th to the 20th century.

8 min
Tuck in at Taberna Maceiras

Tuck in at Taberna Maceiras

In a lovely rustic setting, you'll find the best octopus, calamari and other seafood in town. Be sure you reserve a table to avoid missing out.

9 min
Stroll through the Royal Botanical Garden

Stroll through the Royal Botanical Garden

This is a serene urban oasis in the city that's more than just a pretty sight–hard working botanists here have managed to preserve thousands of plant species, some of them very rare.

7 min
Visit the Caixa Forum Museum

Visit the Caixa Forum Museum

Make your way over for world-class exhibitions in this architectural gem, as well as one of the best vertical gardens designed by Patrick Blanc.

9 min
Walk under the Puerta de Alcalá

Walk under the Puerta de Alcalá

This granite triumphal gate used to be the main entrance to the city. It's a neo-classical arch, older than the Brandenburg Gate and the Arc de Triomphe, with many intricate details.

10 min
Admire classical architecture at Fuente Neptuno

Admire classical architecture at Fuente Neptuno

Neptuno Fountain is one of the most beautiful and majestic fountains in Madrid–and if you visit on match days, you might find followers of Atlético celebrate their victories.

7 min
Go to Madrid's largest nightclub, Kapital

Go to Madrid's largest nightclub, Kapital

With seven floors that feature music for every taste, Kapital is one of the largest nightclubs in Europe. Be sure to check the dress code before you go.

10 min
Visit Faborit Cafe and taste the healthiest menu in town

Visit Faborit Cafe and taste the healthiest menu in town

Offering delicious coffees, teas, infusions, wholegrain croissants and more, Faborit is a friendly fast-paced cafe, perfect for breakfast and lunch.

11 min
Jesús de Medinacelli church

Jesús de Medinacelli church

One of the most iconic Madrid catolic church, come and discover it

9 min

Get around

Airport

Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas

35 min

Subway station

Estación Del Arte

13 min

Train station

Estación de tren de Atocha

14 min

Bus stop

Alfonso XII - Jardín Botánico

2 min

Local shops & services

Supermarket

1 min

Cafe

1 min

Pharmacy

2 min

Booking policies


House Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

No parties or events

No pets

No smoking

Good to know

Arrival from 16:00

Departure before 11:00

On floor 5, has a lift

Air con

Wifi

Cancellation policy

  • Up until

    24

    hours

    Cancel at least 24 hours before your check-in date for a full refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 24 hours away.

Host


This home is managed by Patricia

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Having built a portfolio of beautiful homes in top locations, this team are experienced in the art of hosting. One of their top priorities is maintaining good relationships within the local community – this means they can offer their guests some of the best insider tips.

Registration or licence number: VT-6714.

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