Your neighbourhood guide

Welcome to Barajas

Madrid, Spain

Barajas is a district in Madrid located outside the city centre. Due to its nearness to the Madrid Barajas airport, it is a zone full of services, such as restaurants and hotels. This makes it the perfect location or traveller lovers, in a few minutes you can reach the airport.
The district preserves few landmarks from its past. One of them is the San Pedro Apóstol church, a small temple made of brick in a traditional style with a tower. There is also Zapata’s Castle, recently restored.
The area have some parks where you can enjoy the sunny days: Campo de las Naciones – one of the biggest in the city, decorated with beautiful sculptures, and El Capricho – 18th century gardens.

The neighbours

Madrilenian families and tourists coming and going from the airport can be found in Barajas.

You'll fall in love with

The neighbourhood's parks are the perfect spot to enjoy a sunny day.

Interesting points

Zapata’s Castle is a 16th century castle that was later adopted as a holiday house and it is currently a cultural sight.

The lifestyle

The neighbourhood has a lot of movement due to its proximity to the city airport.