This elegant and unique penthouse is located in the old Palace of the Countess of Medina, dating back to 1850. An urban oasis of peace and quiet, the penthouse occupies three floors of the building, and was totally refurbished in August 2014. It is situated in the heart of Madrid in the district of Palace, where most of the most important buildings in the city are situated, including the Royal Palace and the Opera Theatre. It is one of the oldest neighbourhoods in Madrid, one of the most traditional and cosmopolitan parts of the city, characterised by its charming streets and lush gardens. It is also close to the Plaza Mayor and Puerta del Sol, which you reach by foot via the pedestrianized streets of the area, with their boutiques, restaurants and cafes. The property is accessed via an internal courtyard and stairs. With its high beamed ceilings and many windows, it is very light and spacious. Decorated by an interior designer, it is beautifully furnished with antiques. There are three bedrooms, plus an extra bed in the living room. Amenities include air conditioning in the bedrooms and the library, Plasma TV (50 ") with international channels, WI-FI and a speaker with bluetooth, which can play music from a smartphone or Ipod.
Rates for a week self-catered start from €2450
From the living room, the dome of the Teatro Real of Madrid can be seen.