Arapiles is part of Chamberí. The calm residential neighbourhood is build in a geometrical grid, presenting large streets with recently constructed buildings. The neighbourhood is often picked due to the close distance with some of the city’s main university campus, such as the Universidad Pontificia Comillas ICAI-ICADE.
Arapiles has plenty of commercial areas, restaurants and bars, giving you everything you may need. The local market has an excellent organic product shop. The area concentrates several Theaters, giving a cultural life to the neighbourhood. The neighbourhood has good transport links, it is served by metro lines 2,4 and 7.