Luxury relaxation and comfort in Madrid
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Madrid destination guide
Located in the centre of the Iberian Peninsula, Madrid is the capital and largest city in Spain. Known for its great cultural and artistic heritage, it lacks nothing. Whether you are sun seeker, a culture lover, an art fanatic or a party animal, Madrid will meet all your expectations on your special city break in Spain.
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The capital city boasts one of the world’s most ornate palaces as well as three of Europe’s best art galleries: the Reina Sofia Museum, the Prado Museum and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. Located within five minutes walk of each other, they feature some of the most magnificent paintings by world-renowned artists. Madrid is definitely the best place to visit on your next luxury heritage getaway in Spain to make the most of your vacation.
What Madrid lacks in beaches and coasts it makes up for in large open lush gardens, streets lined with fine restaurants and tapas bars, an exceptional music scene and a relentless nightlife. In November, Madrid hosts the International Jazz Festival, one of the biggest music events in the world. Gaiety and exuberance can best describe the wonderful ambience of this city which is an absolute must-see on your leading gastronomy escape in Spain.
- EATING AND DRINKING
Whether you are looking for traditional tapas or cutting-edge “nueva cocina”, Madrid has it all. We have selected four mouth-watering restaurants not to be missed.
- El Club Allard -
Enjoy a true culinary experience in this two Michelin stars restaurant.
- Metro Bistro -
Taste contemporary seasonal cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere at Metro Bistro.
- Lieu Restaurante -
Lieu is the perfect place to delight your senses thanks to the delicious dishes and elegant decor.
- Casanis Madrid -
With such innovative fare made with fresh products, Casanis will seduce your palate.
- CULTURAL ATTRACTIONS
Madrid has rich cultural legacy and a wealth of beautiful monuments to discover. Check out our selection of the best landmarks to visit on your next trip to Spain.
- Museo del Prado -
The Prado has one of the largest art collections in the world, and is best known for its diverse assortment of works by Velasquez, Goya and El Greco.
- Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza -
The Thyssen-Bornemisza boasts one of the most extraordinary private collections of predominantly European art in the world. Paintings of Van Gogh, Cezanne, Renoir and many others can be seen there.
- Palacio Real -
The Palacio Real is a fascinating place to walk through, with its maze of 50 themed rooms decorated in the finest metals and richest fabrics.
- Museo Reina Sofia -
Madrid's premier modern art gallery features mostly works by Spanish artists. Amongst them are Guernica, Picasso’s masterpiece, as well as a room devoted to Joan Miró's paintings and a collection of about 20 Dalí pieces.
- THINGS TO DO
The city is full of activities for every type of traveller. Have a look at our top suggested places to visit.
- Parque del Retiro -
Once the exclusive garden of Philip IV, this beautiful patch of green is spread over 118 hectares. Enjoy rose bushes, sculptures and a boat ride on the lake there.
- El Rastro -
Europe’s largest flea market is a Madrid institution.
- Corral de la Moreria -
Enjoy a wonderful show in the most known “tablao flamenco” in the world. Located next to the Palacio Real, this establishment is the best place to enjoy a leading city break in Spain.
- The Teleférico -
Takethis cable car and enjoy the beautiful views of Plaza de España and Egyptian temple of Debod fr