Live near El Retiro Park
El Retiro Park is the most important and extensive green space in the centre of Madrid. Built in the early seventeenth century for the private enjoyment of King Philip IV, it was not until one century later that it became a public park. Since then, El Retiro is the preferred place where the local inhabitants go to enjoy leisure and sporting activities. Living near this park is priceless, as you will be enjoying the only green space in the city centre.
The most exclusive area near El Retiro Park is the neighbourhood of Los Jerónimos. This is a residential area that is noted for its majestic buildings, with impressive entrance halls and large stately homes, many of which have views of the park.