1. the apartment was spacious and light, everything felt clean and new
2. the location was extremely central- just at the back of theplaza mayor, right beside the market, within very easy walking distance of the palace, puerta del sol, el muro and various museums
3. even in spite of the central location it was quiet- no traffic passes near the apa... 别人怎么说 » rtment so you can get a great night's sleep even if you're not normally a city dweller
4. had we wanted to we could have cooked for ourselves as plent -
It's all about location. Within walking distance to everywhere we wanted to go in Madrid. On a side street, so no noise from traffic. Huge number of eating and drinking possibilities in the immediate area. The covered market just around the corner is great for tapas and wine.