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At Home in Madrid 3, Central Madrid. Walk to Museums, Plazas, Gran Via and Sol

Bedrooms 1
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Perfect alternative to an expensive hotel room without giving up luxury or location! The Apartment is on a third floor with elevator, in a completely new building inside, but with original facade. It's on, very popular, Calle de Huertas. Very close to Prado, Thyssen and Reina Sofia Museums and the Palacio Real. Situated in th Historic Center of Madrid, the famous Barrio de las Letras. The apartment has a king size bed, plus additional sofa beds in the living room. Lots of light and smack dab in the middle of all the happening places. The bedroom has 3 walls and is not totally private. A wall/closet separates the living room from the bedroom. You can see it in the pictures.

The apartment is right next to Plaza de Santa Ana. Near Puerta del Sol and the Plaza Mayor. You can walk to La Cava Baja, Mercado de San Miguel and also to Parque del Retiro. Really a perfect Location.

More Details

Gorete Fieira Novack
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese, dutch, papiamento
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 23, 2018

About Gorete Fieira Novack

We have this property and 4 more apartments, in the same building, in downtown Madrid and would like to make it available to Madrid visitors and do everything we can to make sure your stay is enjoyable and comfortable! We have been living in Madrid since the year 2000, so we are knowleageable and delighted to share all the information you may need to feel like a local.

Gorete Fieira Novack purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Gorete Fieira Novack chose Cortes

Location, location, location! This is smack-dab in the middle of the historic Barrio de las Letras (Literature Neighborhood) very romantic, safe and with countless places to eat, people-watch, on a pedestrian street (no traffic).

What makes this apartment unique

The building was completely gutted a few years ago and they saved the facade and the 100 year old staircase, but everything else is brand-new modern construction. We have furnished and equipped the apartment with everything we would like to find in a rental, we use VRBO ourselves when we travel so we understand that small details are paramount. Besides, we have lived in Madrid for the past 14 years, so we are happy to steer you to the best suggestions, whether they are restaurants, site seeing, shopping, trendy restaurants, family places or unique Madrid experiences depending on your date of travel.


Cortes Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 bathroom with shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , One King size bed
  • 1 open bedroom. There is also 2 sofa beds in the living room. One of them is 130cm and can sleep one adult or 2 children. The other one is good for one person.
  • Television ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
We have 5 other apartments in this same building. vrbo/633925 , vrbo/641645, vrbo/691764, vrbo/691767 and vrbo/793855 All of them with the same kind of decoration and all of them are very nice.


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At Home in Madrid 3, Central Madrid. Walk to Museums, Plazas, Gran Via and Sol
average rating of 4.9495797 based on 119 reviews

Great stay in a great place!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in this apartment was much more than what we could have anticipated. Not only were we provided with every amenity imaginable, but also the location was ideal as it was in walking distance to just about EVERYTHING. Communication with Gorete was excellent from the minute we booked our stay until it sadly was time to leave. If ever we are fortunate enough to visit Madrid again, Calle de las Huertas, 12 will be our first choice!

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Great place, great location, great information

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed our stay in Madrid. The location was perfect for us as we could walk to all the sights, museums, restaurants etc. We were provided with lots of information about Madrid before arrival that helped enormously with our planning. It was so nice to have someone meet us at the door and to respond quickly to any questions we had. The apartment is well equipped, with a great bathroom, living, dining and sleeping areas and kitchen. Highly recommended

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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A Marvelous Place in Madrid

  • 5 of 5

I completely agree with all of the rave reviews for Gorete's apartments. We have stayed in many apartments, and this was one of the very best, for all the reasons so many others have listed. I want to add just a couple of observations. If you have never done an apartment rental, especially in a country where you don't live, this would be a great first time experience. Just understand that you will be spoiled and hooked on this as the way to travel. Also, to show Gorete's thoughtfulness, you have to understand that Calle de las Huertas is very lively all night long. If the noise bothers you, no worries! Gorete has earplugs in a basket of toiletries in the bathroom. We have stayed in places that gave us a bed, a toilet and a shower and not much else. Gorete gives you earplugs. She really has thought of everything to insure that you have a wonderful stay in beautiful and vibrant Madrid.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Fabulous neighborhood. You can walk to everything. Nice balcony for cocktails for two.

  • 5 of 5

Convenient kitchen. Everything modern and well designed.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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mullica hill, nj, USA

Absolutely loved our home in Madrid!

  • 5 of 5

From my first contact with Gorete to my actual stay... everything was perfect. She is a perfect hostess and a lovely person! I feel like I have a new friend in Madrid! I hate to repeat what other travelers have said.. but everything about this apartment was great! It has everything you could possibly need or want. Very clean and super comfortable... and a perfect location.... we walked everywhere! It is a beautiful building on a cute lively street.. but close the french doors and it is perfectly quiet! we loved everything about this apartment and hope to return to Madrid some day. I would not think of staying anywhere else.. If any of her apartments are available for your stay... don't hesitate..Book!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Lots of good things, some less so

  • 3 of 5

This apartment is efficiently set up, very clean and well managed. The location gives access to everything Madrid offers. The apartment faces a pedestrianized street which is a main artery and noisy at all hours. Madrid is a nocturnal city and while the noise level is muted to a degree in the bedroom area, anyone using the spare bed in the living area will be listening to Madrid street life til dawn.

There is currently construction underway at buildings immediately across the road and adjacent to the apartment. This commenced at approximately 0830 and often involved material delivery at night.

Lovely city, great central apartment but bring quality ear plugs.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Barajas International Airport
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Atocha Railway Station
Car: not necessary

You will be smack-dab in the center of the historical center downtown Madrid! This is without exagerrating one of the best pedestrian streets to be, because within a few minutes walking you are at the Prado Museum, Reina Sofia Museum, Thyssen Museum, and the city center Puerta del Sol. Also very close to the Royal Palace, Cibeles, Gran Via. We look forward to hosting you and hope to make you feel At Home in Madrid.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $55.15

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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