A totally comfortable and very pleasant apartment in a old restored building which now has swimming pool and gym, right in Madrid´s historic centre.
The area surrounding the apartment:
The area where the Rastro apartment is located is well known for its popular street market which takes place on Sundays and where you can find a great variety of antiques and all kinds of hand made articles, clothes… this market is called “EL RASTRO”. Hundreds of small stalls cover the street in an unforgettable experience were people go to buy or just look around at this exciting market, open on Sundays, it is advisable to get there early in the morning to avoid the huge crowds that start to gather around noon. Around 2pm many stalls start to pick up.
EL RASTRO is surrounded by three big streets, Toledo, Embajadores and Ronda de Toledo.
A short 5 minute walk in variouos directions will take the visitor to all the sights and places of interest such as El Palacio Real, Opera or Plaza Mayor apart from the most interesting museums like Reina Sofia which is just ten minutes walking and where we can visit the famous Gernica from Picasso.
A short 5 min walk will take you to to “La Latina” where we can find the best bars and “tapas” of the city and were people go just to have fun and enjoy the atmospheric neighbourhood crowed with an enormous variety of places to taste all kinds of meals restaurants and bars open from noon to late night hours.
This is an ideal option both for a family or a group of friends since six people can stay being really comfortable. This apartment has all the necessary facilities you can think of in well decorated and pleasant spaces which all have light wooden furniture and floors combined with white walls.
The building has been recovered and is now very modern with elevator, gym and swimming pool!There is also parking available for 10€ per day PLease note that the parking measurements are as follows: Length(4.70), Width (1.75), height(2.00).
The living room is a large place, full of day light that comes through the big window with view over the lively streets of El Rastro area, but don’t´worry because from this third floor you wont hear a noise. The sofa bed here is very practical to unfold at night and comfortable to use during the day enjoying the luxuries that this living room offers: plasma TV with cable, DVD, WI FI Internet connection, or just relax in a cosy room. There also is a table for six, ideal for meals at home. Besides, the kitchen is large and modern and comes fully equipped with all the mod cons necessary to prepare any meal should the guest feel inclined to cook.... it comes with all the usuals such as washing machine, pots and pans, juicer, toaster, coffee maker, glasses, etc...
Both bedrooms have exterior windows being also very luminous and colourful –with coloured details such as blankets, cushions and curtains-. One has two simple beds and the other a double bed and its gliding breakfast table which is on wheels, and can be positioned wherever is most convenient; this can be used for breakfast or for reading or for writing papers.
As the Rastro is a spacious apartment, nearly 80m2, it comes with two bathrooms –one of them in suite with the matrimonial room, both of which have a bath/shower unit, toilet, sink, bidet, etc; fresh towels are provided, ready for use upon arrival.
The Rastro apartment is a very welcoming and pleasant, you will not be disappointed should you choose to stay at this fantastic apartment.
Length(4.70), Width (1.75), height(2.00).