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Overlooking the neoclassical rooftop of the Spanish National Library and the National Archaeological Museum, this home's views are enough to take your breath away. You'll find it in stylish Salamanca, nestled on a side street of Calle de Serrano – a wide tree-lined boulevard famed for its string of luxe boutiques. Inside, a classical design aesthetic, elevated by contemporary comforts, echoes the elegance of your surroundings. We especially love the open-plan living room, where floor-to-ceiling windows offer stunning views while ushering in floods of sunlight. Between adventures, curl up on the plush leather sofa with a cup of coffee or gather around the majestic dining table for a home-cooked feast. Here, you're perfectly positioned to explore. You're a ten-minute stroll from Madrid's internationally acclaimed Golden Mile on Calle de Ortega y Gasset and just six minutes away from El Retiro Park on foot. With the closest metro just a five-minute walk from your doorstep, you'll be whizzing into the city centre in twenty minutes flat.


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What to expect


Highlights

Take a picnic to El Retiro Park, a four-minute stroll from your doorstep

Take a picnic to El Retiro Park, a four-minute stroll from your doorstep

Stay in stylish Salamanca and explore its nineteenth-century boulevards

Stay in stylish Salamanca and explore its nineteenth-century boulevards

Admire beautiful views of the Spanish National Library

Admire beautiful views of the Spanish National Library

Gather around the elegant dining table for a home-cooked feast

Gather around the elegant dining table for a home-cooked feast

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Home truths

    This home is spread over two floors, with no internal lift

    Though there isn't a dedicated desk here, the dining table doubles up as a laptop-friendly workspace

    You'll need to bring your own toiletries with you to use during your stay

    The stairs here are unfenced, so children will need to be supervised at all times

About this stay


Amenities

Wi-fi

Air conditioning

Washing machine

Dryer

Lift access

TV

Bedrooms & bathrooms

2 bedrooms, 2 beds

3 bathrooms

Extras


Additional fees

  • Your host may be able to accommodate an earlier check-in time for an additional fee of €40

  • Your host can provide a cot for little ones for an additional fee of €25 per stay

Additional fees subject to a 3.5% handling charge.

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

Local guide


About Chueca

Chueca is the epicentre of LGBT+ culture and nightlife in Madrid. By day, this bohemian neighbourhood is home to cobbled streets fringed with ochre-hued buildings, sidewalk cafes and local shops catering to the gay community. But at night, it truly comes alive – stores stay open late and the bars even later. Pelayo Street is teeming with restaurants, cocktail bars and boutiques, while Plaza de Chueca is the go-to meeting...

Explore the area

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

Try a bit of Japanese cuisine at Sky Sushi & Ramen

Try a bit of Japanese cuisine at Sky Sushi & Ramen

This small and stylish ramen bar in central Madrid is a local favourite. Its menu is equally small and intimate, perfect for a romantic dinner.

Visit the National Library of Madrid

Visit the National Library of Madrid

One of the largest libraries in the world, the National Library has been preserving knowledge since before the civil war, when it was a safe haven for over half a million books.

Get lost at Madrid's Archeological Museum

Get lost at Madrid's Archeological Museum

With permanent and temporary exhibitions that showcase the latest discoveries from the Iberic peninsula and beyond, Madrid's Archeological museum is a treat for the curious mind.

Enjoy the taste of the best smoked burgers in Madrid

Enjoy the taste of the best smoked burgers in Madrid

NY Burger, one of the best hamburgers in the capital, introduces a new line of smoked meats in its menu, which might just be the best you can try in Madrid.

Discover the healthy cuisine of Magasand

Discover the healthy cuisine of Magasand

Healthy food, with ingredients of the best quality in a fast and informal style. The menu changes daily, so you'll always be surprised.

An icon within the new restaurant industry

An icon within the new restaurant industry

its food, mixology and events that wish to create innovative experiences in their diners with a dash of impeccable service and food based on top quality ingredients and a great winery.

Enjoy delicious tapas on a terrace at a.n.E.l

Enjoy delicious tapas on a terrace at a.n.E.l

a.n.E.I. Tapas & Lounge bar is a special place - the finest cuisine and tapas, accompanied by the best wines, all enjoyed in a prime location.

Drink coffee at Grupo Cappuccino

Drink coffee at Grupo Cappuccino

Grupo Cappuccino is a leading group of premium restaurants and cafés, with music, art and culture.

Explore Fundación MAPFRE - Sala de exposiciones

Explore Fundación MAPFRE - Sala de exposiciones

Set in a stately building, this establishment showcases a spectacular collection of Miró and other notable 19th- and 20th-century artists. With just a 3 euro entry fee, it's definitely worth a visit!

Drink coffee at the legendary Cafe Gijón

Drink coffee at the legendary Cafe Gijón

Cafe Gijón is more than a traditional cafe, it is a cultural institution. Mentioned in several novels, it's a place where famous intellectual and writers used to congregate.

Come see the Columbus monument in Plaza Colón

Come see the Columbus monument in Plaza Colón

Plaza Colón is famous for the Colombus monument, a neo-Gothic marble statue on a stone pedestal. It's also home to Jardines del Descubrimiento, a park full of masterful sculptures.

Enjoy a late lunch at El Perro y la Galleta

Enjoy a late lunch at El Perro y la Galleta

This versatile, yet relaxed restaurant boasts original vintage designs. It also welcomes dogs – a great place to visit with your canine companion.

Wine and dine at El Escondite de Villanueva

Wine and dine at El Escondite de Villanueva

Breakfast, brunch, dinner, take your pick–El Escondite de Villanueva is always a great place if you're on the hunt for tasty food.

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.

Eat Mexican food in style at La Lupita

Eat Mexican food in style at La Lupita

If you want to exchange tapas for enchiladas and tacos La Lupita is the place to go.

Dine the Asturias way at El Paraguas

Dine the Asturias way at El Paraguas

One of Salamanca's most famous restaurants, El Paraguas cooks up the best of Asturian cuisine, accompanied by a fantastic wine and champagne selection.

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.

Be spoilt for choice at upmarket food court Platea

Be spoilt for choice at upmarket food court Platea

Food markets are normally a relaxed affair but Platea isn't it– this is a gastro leisure space with Michelin-starred chefs and musical performances on its main stage.

Get around

Airport

Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas

54 min

Train station

Recoletos

4 min

Subway station

Retiro

6 min

Bus stop

Museo Arqueológico

3 min

Local shops & services

Supermarket

2 min

Cafe

3 min

Pharmacy

3 min

Booking policies


House Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

No pets

No parties or events

No smoking

Good to know

Arrival from 15:00

Departure before 11:00

On floor 5, has a lift

Air con

Wifi

Cancellation policy

  • Up until

    5

    days

    Cancel at least 5 days before your check-in date for a full refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 5 days away.

Host


This home is managed by Emilio

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Emilio and his team are fully focused on making your stay in Madrid a unique and unforgettable experience. They go above and beyond every time, leaving you to focus on creating memories that last a lifetime.

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