Find the best place to stay — Moratalaz

Where to stay around Moratalaz?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 82 holiday lettings near Moratalaz. From 67 apartments to 6 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Moratalaz is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Moratalaz?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Moratalaz:

  • Media Legua: 37 holiday homes
  • Plaza Mayor: 1,917 holiday homes
  • Malasaña: 1,935 holiday homes
  • Sol: 2,232 holiday homes
  • Bellas Vistas: 89 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Moratalaz?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Moratalaz. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Centro Deportivo Municipal la Elipa: 3,182 holiday lettings
  • Madrid Arena: 3,298 holiday lettings
  • Gate of Europe: 3,322 holiday lettings
  • El Raso Lagoon: 3,322 holiday lettings
  • Sabatini Gardens: 3,322 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Moratalaz listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Moratalaz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 67 apartments in Moratalaz. Our other popular types of Moratalaz holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Moratalaz?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1 holiday homes with pool available in Moratalaz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday apartment in Moratalaz your home away from home

    Looking for a holiday villa in Madrid can be tricky, what with the great deals and numerous offers on the market. However, if visitors to this city are looking to live in a neighbourhood with a bit of Spanish history, then a holiday apartment in Moratalaz will be the ideal home for them. It was put on the map by famous musicians such as Melendi and Alejandro Sanz who used to live here. Before the 1960s, Moratalaz had only one paved street and around forty houses; but over the years it has developed into the suburb that it is today. Apart from learning about Spain’s history first-hand, living in a Moratalaz holiday home will allow holidaymakers quick access to its many big parks and open spaces. If they are lucky, they might even buy a house that was previously owned by one of the many well-known musicians who once lived in this area.

    Things to do

    -The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints: This is the only known Mormon temple in the whole of Spain. It is located in Moratalaz and was opened in March, 1999. It has about 30,000 members from Spain, Portugal, and southern France. The temple is a tall, impressive monument and includes a skate centre, Missionary Training Centre, Family History Centre, and housing areas for temple missionaries and patrons. It is worth visiting, and visitors are guaranteed to leave this Church with more knowledge of the Latter-Day Saints than they had before they walked into it.

    -Moratalaz Municipal Sport Centre: In the early seventies, Moratalaz started building leisure and recreational facilities; and in this context it began the construction of the Moratalaz Municipal Sports Centre. In it sports lovers staying in Moratalaz holiday homes will find a swimming pool, an athletics track, a football pitch as well as various basketball and tennis courts to amuse themselves. A large number of important sports events are held in this centre, due to its good facilities.

    -Faunia: This is a huge, biological park where those residing in Moratalaz holiday rentals can view more than 1,500 animals. The 140, 000 square metres of area that the park sits on have been recreated to resemble these animals’ natural habitat as much as possible. Apart from seeing these animals, visitors will have the opportunity to enter a volcano, observe a lynx hunting at night and visit the polar cold area where penguins live. The park’s aim is to educate its visitors about these animals and make them aware of how important it is to conserve them.

    -The Chana´s Tavern: It is a Spanish restaurant that was established in 1997 in memory of Manuel Chana. It is located in a pedestrian mall at 53, Carrantona Fountain Street. Although not as big as the other taverns in Spain, it can boast of great charm and a quiet terrace. Over the years, it has become one of the most popular meeting places in this traditional neighbourhood, especially during the weekends.

    Weather in Moratalaz

    Summers in Moratalaz can be unbearable, so it is best to visit Moratalaz in early spring and autumn, when the sun’s rays are warmer – not hotter. During this time, temperatures lie between 20 °C and 25 °C. There might be a bit of rain during the early part of spring, but it will soon stop.

    Travel to Moratalaz

    Barajas International airport is the closest airport to Moratalaz. From there, tourists can hire a car or a taxi, or take the bus, the subway or a train. However, the fastest way to get to their Moratalaz apartments is the Metro de Madrid. It is also the best option for those who just want to visit the district.

    Attractions in and around Moratalaz

    First time in Moratalaz and looking for places to see? Take the children and visit Madrid Zoo Aquarium, Parque Warner Madrid and Faunia. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Plaza Mayor and Royal Palace, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Prado Museum or Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as El Retiro Park. You can take a shopping trip to El Rastro, Alcala Norte and El Jardin de Serrano. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Las Ventas or Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Activities around the area include Centro Deportivo Municipal la Elipa, Palacio de Hielo and Karting Carlos Sainz Center. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as IFEMA - Feria de Madrid, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum or Almudena Cathedral to your agenda.