Madrid nightlife: get ready for the good times

The capital city of Spain is a converging point for lovers of Spanish cuisine, as well as its fun and trendy pubs and clubs. Madrid expands and modernises its leisure offer at the highest speed, giving the most demanding and cosmopolitan travellers the chance to party hard and spend a few relaxing days during their holidays.

If you’re heading to the capital city of Spain in the upcoming months, booking a hotel in the centre of Madrid is your ticket to discovering hassle-free the best establishments and terraces, contesting each other to become the hottest name of the most popular and the most visited places in Madrid’s nightlife.

Make the most of your nights in Spain visiting the “Soho” of Madrid

If you would like to become thoroughly acquainted with Madrid’s nightlife, a good starting point is to have a good meal in one of the most attractive and delicious bars or restaurants of Madrid. Does doing tapas sound like a good idea? It sure does to us. It’s the perfect and one of the most successful alternatives, and in order to enjoy the best tapas, some interesting options may take the traveller to the Santa Ana square, near the Sol area; or the Cuchilleros street, if you’re near the well-known Mayor square.

If you want to make the most of your time in Madrid, we recommend you to circle on your map the most popular neighbourhoods known for their leisure offer. This way, you will be able to quickly locate the areas you find more interesting. A good place to visit is the colourful and peculiar neighbourhood of Chueca, making for a neuralgic point within Madrid’s nightlife, concentrating trendy restaurants and radical establishments. Chueca is commonly known as the “Soho” of Madrid.

Visiting Malasaña from the comfort of a hotel in the centre of Madrid

Another exceptionally popular area amongst foreign visitors is Malasaña. Better known as the epicentre of the Madrilenian “Movida”, this neighbourhood is a great option if you would like to enjoy good music and a more ‘alternative’ atmosphere of the city, reminiscing the crazy old days of the 70s and 80s. You can enjoy a few drinks in one of the pubs in this area if you stay in a hotel in the centre of Madrid, in close proximity to Malasaña.

Leisure, fun, and relaxation in a hotel in the centre of Madrid

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The Huertas area also boasts a really great atmosphere. This place stands out for its casual character and busy streets, being one of the most popular areas amongst students living in Madrid. It attracts many international visitors as well, who become completely enamoured with the variety of establishments and partying options, both in the street of Huertas and its surroundings.

The most chic and glamorous area of Madrid nightlife: the Brasil Avenue

We’re not going to lie to you, it’s not going to be an easy pick. Another addition to our list of places with the best pubs and clubs in Madrid is the Brasil Avenue, an area near the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. This is a very chic and incredibly glamorous area of the capital city of Spain, being home to a huge number of parties celebrated in Madrid. Given its status, keep in mind that here prices are slightly higher than usual.

To conclude this classification, we thought it was worth mentioning the establishments in the Argüelles-Moncloa area. This is the perfect place for younger travellers, who would like to discover Madrid’s nightlife through the pubs and clubs frequented by university students, given its proximity to many student residences.

Here’s a list of different proposals to enjoy the colourful and radiant nightlife in Madrid. Discover the leisure spots in the capital city of Spain with a comfortable stay in a Sidorme hotel in Madrid and enjoy the most fun weekend with us.

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