Madrid’s Royal Palace, Puerta del Sol and Prado National Museum are some of the must-see sights in the renowned capital of Spain. Apart from that, this city also boasts a lot of fun activities for both day and night. However, you don’t have to spend a fortune to enjoy Madrid’s historical sites, art museums day activities and nightlife. You don’t have to stay in hostels or luxury hotels and vacation rentals, either. Airbnbs are a great alternative to pricey hotels in terms of the quality of rooms and the service provided. Here are some of the best Airbnbs in Madrid, Spain.
Situated in one of the liveliest neighborhoods in Madrid, this penthouse, located on the fifth floor, offers sweeping views of the city. You will also be staying close to a number of restaurants and shops. Because of its strategic location, guests will find various things to do at night. The penthouse itself comes with one bedroom and one bathroom, along with an equipped kitchen, a living room, and a terrace, on which you can sit back and relax.
Terrace in downtownSuperhost
Top guest reviewsstunning city views gorgeous terrace cozy couch fantastic locationthe view from the apartment was fabulousjust book it now amazing apartment the rooftop terrace and view were a dreamloved the sitting room and balconythere's also a large comfortable couch to sleep on down the stairs from the atticthe bath towels were large clean and readily availablethe apartment is very clean and well-organizedand the bedding is high-quality and very cleanthe penthouse is clean and the description is accuratethe space was exactly what i was looking for in madrid: authentic clean comfortable and stylish
Host:host very communicative and nicewhen the host meets you be sure it is up to your expectations before she leavesthe place the host are just amazingmaria is the best host responsful and helpfulthis could be easily resolved by the host by buying new utensilsRead more reviewsthe location is perfectgreat location in malasanagreat romantic location in spaingreat apartment in walking distance to everythingbeautiful location with a local flavor
Nestled in a historic 19th-century building, this newly renovated apartment features interesting décor from all over the world and wooden furniture. Enjoy your apartment’s bedroom, fully equipped kitchen and balconies overlooking the street. Located in the center of Gran Via, the property is also 5 minutes away from Puerta del Sol. Moreover, relish the vibrancy of one of the most trendy neighbourhoods in Madrid with tons of shops, restaurants, and bars nearby.
Apartamento junto Gran VíaMadrid, Community of Madrid, SpainSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe house was well-equipped with tea and toilet amenities and in an amazing locationcarmelo's apartment is beautiful and very accurate to the descriptionthere was also a ton of really cute cafes nearby for breakfast or an afternoon coffeethis apartment is so cool with its vintage and modern collections of knick knacks and artwe loved the light and slept and showered very comfortably in the spacevery clean and stylish flatvery nice and clean aptthe place was very cleangreat apartment spacious very clean and comfortablecarmelo's house was beautiful and clean
Host:our host was lovely and very welcomingcarmelo was a lovely hostcarmelo is a wonderful hostthe host is nice and ready to answer any of your questionscarmelo was a great hostRead more reviewsperfect location for exploring madridwe found the location very good and was within walking distance to the major attractionsexcellent location stylish place comfortablesuper central and close to sol gran via etcnot to mention the location is perfect
As its name suggests, the Best Location Sol apartment is close to the city center and hence many attractions that Madrid has to offer. While there are fun Viator tours available, most tourist spots like Sol Square, Major Square and the Royal Palace are just within walking distance and can be experienced anytime. You can take the Sol Metro train in minutes. The apartment itself is modern and has warm undertones, making it ideal for couples and young travellers. It’s one of the best Airbnbs in Madrid that you can book. Do bring warm pajamas in winter as the apartment can get a bit chilly.
Discover Madrid from a unique and cozy placeMadrid, Community of Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioner works fantastically but sometimes you want a little fresh airthe flat is really nice and equipped with everything you would need including an iron and ironing boardmy brother said the main bed (queen mattress) was pretty uncomfortable as wellthere are yummy cafes around the corner for breakfast toothe wifi was not working while we were there otherwise all was greatclean and comfy roomvery clean and comfythe place is clean and comfortablevery clean and cozy apartmentit was very clean
Host:ruty is a great hostgreat host very informative and helpfulruty was a good host and he provided information with a handy map and recommendationsrutilio is very kind and very friendlyhelpful and friendly hostRead more reviewsthe location is amazingabsolutely amazing location in the heart of madridexcellent location in the center of madridthe location was perfectlocated in a great place
This gorgeous accommodation in Madrid certainly lives up to its name. Clean, bright and comfortable, the apartment accommodates up to 4 guests. Consisting of a bedroom, lounge, fully equipped kitchen and dining table, this sunny studio is located between Sol and Jacinto Benavente Square. You’ll be surrounded by major attractions like Plaza Mayor, Palacio Real and the Mercado de San Miguel among other monuments and museums. Families with small children will be delighted to know your host provides cribs on request.
Stunning Apartment in SolMadrid, Community of Madrid, SpainSuperhost
Top guest reviewsfantastic apartment with great light and spaceit is a very comfortable space with all the amenities you need for a visit to the citystrong hot showers and nespresso coffee maker ear plugs israel provides addresses the evening street noiseswe had a great stay at israel’s apartmentthe apartment was comfortable and everything was as described and picturedsparkling clean and stylish renovatedapartment was clean and very comfortablethe space was clean and the bed was comfortablevery clean and amazing locationvery comfortable and clean
Host:israel is a wonderful hostisrael is an awesome hostour host was very accommodating and easy to work withthe host is super efficient and is very helpfulisrael was a great hostRead more reviewsgood location in the middle of everythinggreat location in the heart of madridthe location is wonderfulthis location is everything truly the city center and close to everythingfantastic location in the heart of the action
This studio’s bright white walls, wooden flooring, and neutral accents will surely bring about an ambiance of relaxation. You and your partner can have a restorative night’s sleep in its cozy queen-size bed. This unit features a dining table for two, a small kitchen, laundry facilities, and a bathroom. Going out to explore will not be difficult as this unit is located within walking distance to many great shops, bars, and dining options. Plaza de España, Callao, and Parque del Oeste are just several minutes away. Note that this is a ground-floor apartment.
Acogedor Estudio- Centro-Callao-P. España-Gran VíaMadrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsroom was lacking some natural lightingbig bed with comfortable mattressperfect location at the beginning of gran via nice apartment with air conditioning and functioning kitchenettethe appartament is good for a city break for 2 people with small kitchen heating and comfortable bedthe bed is comfortable and it’s on the ground floor which makes it easy with luggagethe apartment itself was clean and cosyeverything was so clean and tidygreat hospitality good communication and spotlessly cleancommunication was great throughout and the apartment was really clean with all amenities providedsecure and clean
Host:valen was friendlyvalen is a great hostwonderful hosts wonderful homevalen is a great host with great recommendationsthe owner is a passionate personRead more reviewslocation is great easy to access to everywhere with walking distancethe location is simply perfectgreat location as it is within walking distance from most major attractions and the metrothe train station and super market are like 3 minutes walking distancegreat place right in the middle of madrid
Indulge in luxury at this 19th-century villa that is equipped with all the modernities possible. Nestled in the center of Madrid, the villa welcomes up to three people, as there are three beds available. Refresh yourself in the modern bathroom and relax in the living area with the smart TV to keep you company throughout the day. Feel free to use the kitchen to prepare your favorite breakfast when you don’t feel like rushing in the morning.
*Center Luxurious Apartment. Museum Mile Wifi,A/C*Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, SpainSuperhost
Top guest reviewsstylish and cool with a great shower and coffee machine plus fantastic air conthe aesop amenities the best choice in coffee pods and such a comfortable bed and pillowsthe apartment was facing the street but surprisingly quiet and relaxingbeautiful stunning apartment stylish homely and fantastic amenitiesit’s so lavish and regal and the bed is unbelievably comfortablea clean and well decorated spacesuper clean modern and classyinspired decor and impeccably cleaned and cared forthe place was clean and well decoratedbeautiful apartment & very clean
Host:she was kind and professionalhosts were amazing and helpfulour host was very kind and helpfulcristina and zarai were amazing hostcristina and bárbara are nice hosts and are always available for your questionsRead more reviewscute apartment a few steps from atocha train stationgreat location beautiful place close to everythingamazing place near the atocha stationin a great location just a few steps from the metroand the location is terrific
Like other Madrid apartments for honeymooners, this recently renovated first-floor studio also provides stylish accommodations for couples. You’ll be amazed at how the kitchen, dining area, bed area, and workspace were cleverly arranged in such a limited space. Aside from these, this studio also offers a home theater projector so you can enjoy a cinematic Netflix experience while snuggled in your pajamas. The location is of this apartment is also a win. This is very close to Puerta del Sol, historical spots, shops, and restaurants. Smoking is not allowed on the property.
Designer Studio with Home Cinema Plaza Santa AnaMadrid, Comunidad de Madrid, SpainSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe extra amenities (water bottles coffee and breakfast pastries) were a great touchthe apartment has a lot of really nice amenities and is extremely comfortablethe power/usb power strip was very nice to havea/c worked well which was a blessing for this summersparkling clean as welleverything was clean and nice decoratedit was clean and had everything we could needthe check-in was very smooth the apartment was sparkling clean and very cosyclean well refurbished convenient location
Host:tato is a great hostthe hosts were super helpful in accommodating all my needshe was quick and responsive and willing to helptato was such a great hostthank you for hosting usRead more reviewsde location was very good and centralgood location nice apartment close to everythinggreat cosy space located in a convenient area near sol stationamazing location right at the heart of solgreat location you can walk to great dining and shopping
Nestled in the upper floors of a hundred-year-old building, this fresh studio features complete amenities to accommodate solo travelers or couples. It is furnished with a cozy queen-size bed, a flat-screen TV, a well-equipped mini kitchen, and air-conditioning and heating systems. You’ll enjoy using the unit’s private bathroom that’s fitted with a cabin shower and supplied with towels and bathroom essentials. This studio also has a balcony that looks over the busy streets below. You’ll be within walking distance to Puerta del Sol, Barrio la Latina, Chueca, Gran Via, and many other historical sites. However, being centrally located also means there is a higher tendency for noises from the street.
2.- Estudio Privado ÓPERA/SOL. Con BalcónMadrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewswe weren’t a fan of this placesmall room but perfect space for one or two peoplethe air conditioning works very well too so this place is perfect for the summersmall apartment but perfect if you want a base in the centreteeny tiny but comfortable there is a "kitchen" space that you could do some light cooking in if neededvery clean and cosy apartmentsmall but very clean and modernmodern clean and convenientthis apartment is clean like a photovery functional and clean apartment
Host:jorge was a great hostgary is very helpful and speak english very welljorge was easy to contact and quick to reply and super helpful throughout the processgreat host and great placejorge was very helpful and check in was easyRead more reviewsgreat location to explore madridgood location very comfortablevery close to the metro and a walking distance from madrid downtown attractionsperfect location as it's right in the middle of townamazing location for everything
9. B&B Beauty Room
22 USD/night for 2 guests
With its siren-red walls and humongous bed, this spacious bedroom is an ideal accommodation for two. You’ll have access to the kitchen that you will be sharing with other Airbnb guests, so take a trip to the nearby market and cook up a storm! Alternatively, there are many restaurants and bars around the area to choose from. Your host can point you to the best eateries around and give helpful advice about the city. Additionally, the city center is just 15 minutes away by metro. This cheap Airbnb in Madrid is definitely worth checking out if you’re travelling with someone as a duo.
10. Cosy bright studio
79 USD/night for 2 guests
With its blue, red and white colour scheme, this studio consists of a roomy living room, bathroom, kitchenette and terrace overlooking historic Madrid. Well-equipped, trendy and clean, this apartment also has a great location as you will be able to walk to most of Madrid’s sights and attractions. Moreover, your friendly and polite host will give you directions on how to get there and attend to any questions that you may have.
Enjoy a pleasant stay at this apartment that is located in a lively and cosmopolitan neighborhood of Malasaña. Featuring a bedroom that comes with a double bed and a comfortable sofa bed, this apartment is ideal for up to four people. Other facilities that you can enjoy include a bathroom, a dining area, a TV, and a kitchen that is fully equipped with everything you need to cook up a delicious meal. It’s a vacation rental in Madrid that’s worth looking into.
CENTRIC MALASAÑA⭐ CHARMING DESIGN ⭐EARLY CHECK INMadrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen and living area are comfortable and the washer and dryer are welcome amenitiesapartment is well equipped as well with full working fridge stove coffee etcthe bed was comfortable and i appreciated the touches such as hand lotion and the coffee podsthe bnb was very nice however the shower needs a touch upwe had a great stay in mariola's character-filled apartment in a great area of madridsuper clean and stylishit was very clean and stylishextremely clean and very safequiet clean and wonderfully comfortableit is also super clean and chic
Host:mariola was a great hostmariola was also an amazing hostmariola was a great hostmariola was a great hostmariola is a great hostRead more reviewsgood location that’s close enough to bus and metro stationsgreat location - 2 min to metro stationvery cute chic place close to food and the metrogreat location comfortable accommodation ideal for short stay in madridcute cute place in madrid
If you’re looking for a place to stay without any frills, this private accommodation might be a great option for you. This basement studio unit is situated right smack in the heart of Madrid, so you won’t have to go far to reach the city’s most popular tourist attractions. It can accommodate up to three people and it comes with one bed, one bathroom, a sink, and dining equipment. It doesn’t have a kitchen nor windows, however. But if you don’t mind this, and you want to grab a bargain, then definitely check this place out.
Basement in the heart of MadridMadrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewspicture is a false representation of the room as it looks modern and welcomingcozy little warm space which was perfect for that time of yearperfect location really nice ac friendly host but the space of bathroom is quite smallquick timely communication small space which can fit two travelers comfortably great location and comfortablewill recommend to young girls (cause the size of the bathroom) with light travelother than that super clean and super comfy bedthe place is very clean and nice for 2 peoplethanks to julia for a clean nice spacecute little apartment very comfy and clean :)the apartment was very clean and tidy with all required amenities included
Host:good value and wonderful hoststhe hosts were also very welcoming and were flexible with our check out timeswe had all the essentials and sophia was helpfullocation is great host is very nice and friendly quick responses everything wasjulia is a lovely host and was quick at responding to any enquiries i hadRead more reviewsgreat location in the middle of everythinggreat basement in a perfect locationmetro is super close but you likely won’t need itgood location to go the centro of madridthe location is awesome
Cosy accommodations are always nice to have when you’re travelling. If you’re looking for a nice place to stay, which comes with pool access, definitely check out this property. It has one bedroom, two beds, and one bathroom. Guests are also provided with a fully-equipped kitchen, free WiFi, air-conditioning, and heating.
LUXURY PENTHOUSE. TERRACE + SWIMMING POOLMadrid, Spain, Spain
Top guest reviewsbeautiful stylish apartment with big balcony and great viewsthe penthouse apartment was extremely comfortable and had great views from the expansive balcony / terracewell appointed kitchen with all amenities and very nice bed and sofa/bedvery nice apartment outstanding view and very pleasant terracethe wifi was a little slow but lots of positives about the placeit is clean and neatnice place and clean highly recommendedit was very clean and decorated beautifullyspacious for two people and very cleanlovely smart clean modern apartment
Host:our host was very helpful and informativeshe always gave a fast response and was very helpful with any questionsthe host is very friendly as wellafter asking for help the response was that they had just informed the ownerjuana is a great host and answered all my annoying questions quickly and politelyRead more reviewsvery nice central apartment close to everything we neededgood location and well equippedit is close to transportation but it's definitely not close to the night lifea bit far from the metro but good place to staygreat location easy to get to main attractions on public transit
This chic and elegant apartment is another private accommodation that you should check out if you’re going to Madrid. Apart from being located conveniently close to Plaza Mayor, it has many furnishings you and your group of tourists may require. The apartment comes with one bedroom, two beds, and one bathroom, with an extra cot available upon request. It also has a fully-equipped kitchen, and it can sleep up to four people.
CENTER. Ozone Cleaning. A/A. Close to Plaza Mayor!Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsa/c worked well and the apartment was nicely stocked with soap shampoo coffee/tea and salt/sugarthe apartment is on the ground floor so it was a bit noisy saturday nite otherwise a great spotthe apartment was clean with hot water and all the necessary amenitiesthe bed is comfortable and the bathroom well set upwe had a lovely few days at the apartmentsuper clean and modern unitit was very clean and and comfortablevery clean and great communication from hostjose’s place was very clean and well maintainedthe house is very clean and neat
Host:friendly and attentive hostjose was a wonderful hostvery kind and helpful host everything okjose maria was a great hostgreat place with a friendly hostRead more reviewsgreat location just a quick walk to everythinggreat location and cute apartmentgreat location and great placewhat a delightful apartment close to plaza mayorclose ro cute bars and restaurants
Situated in the heart of Madrid’s city center, this hidden gem offers luxurious and spacious accommodation with lots of natural lighting. Adorned with artistic pictures, the loft consists of a living room, bedroom, kitchen and terrace. Furthermore, you’ll find many of Madrid’s attractions (Gran Via and Plaza Mayor) and museums at just walking distance from your apartment, as well as famous restaurants, bars, shops and parks.
Gran Vía (centre) Nice loft+terraceMadrid, Community of Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsthe apartment and especially the balcony was just greatursula’s included breakfast is fantasticher plant-filled terrace is a lovely place to eat breakfast or have a drinkthe house is very comfortable for two and neatly organizedwe were comfortable and patio was a great place to relax in eveningsandreas place was clean comfy and a lot of funthe apartment was clean spacious and well equippedthe apartment was clean and appeared just like the photosthe place was very clean a spacious arrangement of bedroom kitchen and a very nice bathroomthe room itself is spacious charming and clean
Host:andrea is a great hostlovely place and lovely hostsandrea’s mother amor was very helpful in getting us settled inandrea is a wonderful host who went above and beyond to make sure we were all settledandrea is a great host and is very helpfulRead more reviewsthe neighborhood was safe and metro station a 2 min walk awayexcellent location for exploring madridthis place is absolutely perfectly situated in the ideal place in central madridlocation location location so easy to walk and take the metrothe location is great for us to walk around and it’s close to several metro stations
This Airbnb accommodation is perfect for people travelling in large groups. The property has four bedrooms (each with one bed) and three bathrooms. Additionally, guests here are provided with a spacious living room, dining room, and a terrace with a pool, where you and your travel buddies can relax and hang out.
PENTHOUSE w/ Swimming PoolMadrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsgood flat - massive & has lots of roomsthe apartment is huge well decorated comfortable and full of light and good vibesthe outdoor space is really great with a nice little poolalthough the pool is small is plenty to cool of and chill atreally good value for an awesome apartment with tons of spacethis place is a big space with an amazing terrace the apartment was great & super cleanwifi worked fine the rooms were nice and clean and fernando was a good hosts to usgreat place very good if you are coming to see a match very clean
Host:the host was super cool about his placefernando is very polite and helpfulvery good and friendly hosthope the host renovates the place and make an effort to maintain itfernando was very responsive and was on top of thingsRead more reviewsgreat location close to everythinggreat location right next to real madrid's bernabeu stadiumgreat place well located short trip to atoche station and out to toledothe neighborhood feels safe and it's really close to multiple public transport optionsfernando has a great apartment close to the centre of madrid
Tucked away on the quiet pedestrian street of Huertas, this penthouse is a luxurious two-double bedroom property in central Madrid. Enjoy the wide range books in the library or sunbathe in the terrace on a warm summer’s day. Furnished with modern furniture and beautiful flowers, this penthouse is an ideal accommodation for 4 guests. Prado National Museum, Reina Sofia, Rastro Flea Market, the Botanical Gardens and Puerta del Sol are all within a very walkable 700 meters (0.4 mile) from your apartment.
Penthouse with terrace @ Huertas stMadrid, Community of Madrid, Spain
Top guest reviewsbeautiful apartment with fabulous patio and rooftop view- comfortable great light and locationgreat apartment beautiful balcony and very walkablebeautiful split level two bed room that comfortably fit all 4 of usthe beds were super comfy toobeautiful space in the heart of madrid ample space for four people a large outdoor patio and comfortable accommodationsit is clean and stylishthe flat was very clean with everything required for a pleasant staythe place was clean and decorated elegantlystylish clean with great rooftop terracethe apartment is just as pictured very spacious and clean and the terrace was great
Host:host was good and helpfulgreat friendly service from santiagoall questions answered promptly and the host was very friendlyantonia was such a nice host and was very quick to reply to any questions we hadantonia is really friendlyRead more reviewssuper location to explore madridamazing location and super cute placeperfect location to explore madridand the location is fantasticawesome location as well
Solo backpackers will feel right at home in this comfortable and clean house. You’ll be sharing the house with your hosts, who are extremely friendly and willing to offer advice about getting round the city. Animal lovers will love the fact that your hosts also own two small dogs and a cat. Located in a happening and trendy neighbourhood, this apartment is a 10-minute walk from Sol and many museums (Prado National Museum and Thyssen-Bornemisza are two of them). In addition, there are several restaurants and art galleries around the area.
Bed and Breakfast en Chueca, Madrid
This cozy and minimalist apartment located near three different metro lines is a great central space to explore Madrid’s attractions, including the Prado, Retiro Park and Reina Sofia. You’ll be within walking distance to many of Madrid’s main attractions and fantastic restaurants. Your communicative host is quick to answer any queries and will even provide an excellent guide of where to eat and what to do in Madrid.
City Center Apartment Close to Everything
Spacious and classy, this studio offers guests excellent value and a comfortable stay. Couples will love the dim romantic lighting and the interesting decor of the apartment. Located 5 minutes away from the city center and its attractions, Estudio Centro Madrid is situated in a safe neighbourhood with many excellent shops. However, if you don’t feel like eating out, your wonderful host has stocked the apartment with food for your convenience.
Estudio Centro Madrid
Experience Madrid for yourself!
Marvellous Madrid awaits. Although you won’t be able to live in the Royal Palace, you can stay in some of the best accommodations in Madrid that are guaranteed to make you feel like royalty. Since these Airbnbs are some of the best in the city, they are often booked far in advance. Thus, do plan your holiday early and ensure that you have made your bookings in advance!
Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Madrid, Spain
1. Which are the best luxury Airbnbs in Madrid?
There are several high-end Airbnb options that you can rent out while in the city. These are great alternatives to luxury hotels in Madrid. If you’re looking to experience opulence, check out this amazing 19th-century villa or this penthouse with a terrace at Huertas Street.
2. Which are the best Airbnbs in Madrid with a pool?
Unfortunately, none of the listings above has a pool. However, if a pool is a must-have amenity for your holiday accommodations, check out this spacious penthouse with a terrace pool or this luxury penthouse with access to its apartment complex’s pool.
3. Which are the best Airbnbs near Royal Palace of Madrid?
You don’t have to travel far in order to check out the Royal Palace of Madrid. This chic flat near Plaza Mayor and The Best Location Sol apartments are both within walking distance of this popular tourist attraction.
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