Spain / Madrid

Madrid Central-north

Our Home

A spacious and sunny flat with clear views of the sierra mountains, situated in a typical Madrid neighborhood "barrio" in the northern side of Central Madrid. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms.

Our Neighbourhood

This neighborhood has a lot of pedestrians, tapas bars, Mom & Pop shops, green spaces, and a shopping Centre. The area is close to the Plaza Castilla landmark and the Chamartin Train Station. Lots of public transport options: metro (tube), buses, and the city train (Cercanias).

More about the neighbourhood

*HIDDEN CITY TREASURES: *the ancient Arabic wall remains below the Segovia Viaduct and the local stories (why the name of the bar "Esperanza" next to Segovia Viaduct is so ironic), *hidden places for city views (terraced bars above the Plaza Tirso de Molina and Lavapiés), *hidden gardens in the Madrid de los Austrias and its nearby twin streets Cava Baja and Cava Alta that never sleep, *pubs in Malasaà±a that exist since the 80s counter-culture-movement "movida madrileà±a" (start of Almodovar's career) , *the university-crowd pubs around the "bajos de Moncloa" which still glorify heavy-metal and have cheap beer, *the Basque pintxos bars around Cava Baja street, *the great croquettes at Javier Bardem's family's eatery near Chueca, *the very authentic old men bars on every block, *the Indian and Moroccan restaurants in ethnically diverse Lavapiés, *the best place for grilled sardines and snails at the Sunday flea-market "El Rastro", *the pubs on Sunday afternoons in "La Latina" neighborhood, etc.

*DAY TRIPS FROM MADRID: Toledo, Segovia, Aranjuez, Alcala de Henares, Avila, Pedraza, the sierra mountains, etc.

*WEEKEND TRIPS FROM MADRID: Salamanca, Cuenca, Almagro, Valladolid, Burgos, Leon, Wine region of Aranda del Duero, Wine region of La Rioja, Valencia, or even Barcelona for a long weekend. Further away are Seville, Granada, Cordoba, or Lisbon.


About Us

We're a couple with a 4 year old child. One of us is an engineer and the other works in the public sector.


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Property Urban Apartment
Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms)
Bathrooms 2
Airport Mad (madrid Barajas) (17 km)

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About Us

Travellers3 (2 Adults, 1 Children)
Languages English / Spanish
OccupationEngineer / Civil Servant
Member since13-02-2009
Featured City
Location of the property i.e. distance from central position, attractions and shops; Considering the cleanliness and safety of the surrounding streets; Includes the settings and views.
Considering the décor and furnishings throughout the home
Balconies, terraces, garden. Considering the size, availability of garden furniture or the type of garden (parkland or flowerbed). Communal facilities not included here.
Reasonable consideration of the tranquillity. All possible noise disturbances will be mentioned in the description (motorway, main road, railway line and so on)
No smoking allowed
No pets allowed
No young children allowed
Only experienced exchangers
Kosher only
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