This cozy 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment in San Blas has a room for rent. The apartment is shared with the live-in landlord and comes with everything you need for a comfortable stay. There is a living room furnished with a couch, dining table, and TV. Next to it is a compact kitchen that comes fully equipped with a stove, dishwasher, and washing machine.
San Blas is locates east of Madrid City Center and become the city's "Silicon Valley." The neighborhood is very residential with lots of homes and apartment complexes, surrounded by local shops and small parks and plazas. You have several bus stops nearby and are also well-connected by Metro. If you fancy a bit of retail therapy you can walk a quick 10-minutes to the Centro Comerical Las Rosas shopping mall.
Madrid's historic heart
Living here you have it all:
That's the short version.
The only thing missing is you.
What can I do here?
Visit the El Corte Inglés Gourmet Experience to view Madrid from above. It's on the 9th floor of a very flat city.
Meet your friends by the fountain in Puerta del Sol. On New Year's Eve, people from all over Spain gather here to eat grapes. They eat 12 in total, one for each chime of the midnight bell. It's harder than it sounds.
Be a tourist:
Enjoy good food at good prices at Taverna del Norte.
You can find it on Calle Mesonero Romanos. It serves traditional Spanish cuisine. The atmosphere is warm and low-key. The value for money is superb.
The centre of Madrid is the capital's oldest area. It was founded in the late 800s by the Emir of Córdoba, Muhammad I. Groundbreaking.
Can I afford it? €€ (mid-range)
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This great location is perfect for someone who likes to get out and explore nature as there are several parks within walking distance. You're lucky you have the live-in landlord, a man in his 60s, to share this piece of Madrid with.
He is looking for someone kind, clean and sociable to share his home and some good conversations.