Madrid’s Casa de Campo, whose name translates to mean “Country House” in Spanish, is the largest such park located in an urban area. Spread out over an area that is more than 1700 hectares, the land that makes up the Casa de Campo was once used for hunting by royalty. This is an historic area, as during the Spanish Civil War, the Siege of Madrid was held here. Casa de Campo is quite popular with families who live in Madrid. If you will be staying in Madrid for a few days, you may want to look into finding yourself one of the budget hotels near Casa de Campo in Madrid. By doing so, you can take advantage of all the park has to offer.
Casa de Campo is also home to the Madrid Zoo. There is also an amusement park located within the area that is known as Casa de Campo. Traveling with children sometimes means you are at a loss when it comes to entertaining them. By procuring your accommodations at one of the many cheap hotels in Madrid near Casa de Campo, you and the younger members of your family will be well entertained.