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Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)

Between C. Alfonso XII and Avenida de Menendez Pelayo, 28010 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 30 00 41
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Peaceful urban park centered around a beautiful lake.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Between C. Alfonso XII and Avenida de Menendez Pelayo, 28010 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 30 00 41
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Reviewed today

One of the most beautiful parks I have ever been to. This is a must for every traveler. They have a few restaurants in the park. We grabbed some food there and a wine. It was such a wonderful atmosphere. We sat by the lake...More

Thank robot0123
Reviewed yesterday

It is perfect to grab your coffee and go for a quiet walk along the park. It's beautiful and really pieceful.

Thank chadjichristofi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is great. It has everything really and is perfect when the weather is good. You can walk around, eat, rent a canoe do sports or just enjoy the Madrid sun

Thank Samehww
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must do in Madrid. Excellent breathing space. Central location. Lake, pond, architecture, galleries, nature, it has it all and each corner has a different feel to it. Go check it out

Thank prebenarly
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's not just a park but a park with a lots of parks and gardens within it. It's a wide place perfect for picnics and strolling. There's a lot to see so prepare yourself to walk and your camera with enough mem.card to hold all...More

Thank calichamber
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful parc in central madrid, the parc is really vaste you can find shadow during the hot days. easy to walk in by differents entrance. get sure you check the historic of the place as it's very interesting. nice to spenf one sunny day wandering...More

Thank Quentin H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This park was a very pleasant experience. Super for jogging in the morning and you are not alone. In the afternoon the park was almost bursting with life in the nice weather; families, street artists, cafes, etc. I envy the neighbors this park!

Thank Kjell T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wandered up to this park after visiting the museum and am glad that we did. It is a lovely oasis in Madrid and has a variety of areas to explore.

Thank TraceyEC
Reviewed 2 days ago

The visit to the park was nice. You can spend a lot of time walking there. Some areas are very crowded (like the main roads) but you can choose alternative paths. On Sunday, there are a lot of visitors. The downside was the amount of...More

Thank steven c
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great park to just take a stroll, have a coffee or glass of wine and just relax. A very vibrant place, particularly on weekends. Filled with people, musicians, cafe's . Go spend a few hours to just kick back and relax

Thank Val_Putnam_County
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alifuzzaman e
4 October 2017|
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Response from Dominique B | Reviewed this property |
The park is mainly a "treed" park as opposed to it's neighbour, the Royal Botanical Gardens. You can find the ubiquitous Cypress tree (its leaves and branches lend themselves well to being sculpted), the plane tree, which... More
29 September 2017|
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Response from JPG815 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely! Any time of the year would be good, to savour the country atmosphere as a contrast to the city.
robert s
21 July 2017|
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Response from raul s | Reviewed this property |
There are but not many. The only one I found was in the store near El Angel Caído.