Shops and stores close to discount hotels near El Rastro in Madrid are ideal accommodations for those visitors that love to browse and spend time looking at antiques and crafts. The historic shopping area is also home to the El Rastro flea market, but standard shops and boutiques also line this busy street. Budget hotels in Madrid near El Rastro are within easy walking distance of fine dining, cafes and entertainment hotspots, making this a terrific destination area.
Some of the major attractions along El Rastro include the beautiful Plaza de Cascorro and Plaza Mayor, both which are part of the historical section of the city. Along the main street as well as the side streets of El Rastro there are apartments and living quarters, but also a very good assortment of antique shops and second hand stores. While most shopkeepers are open to bargaining, some also have set prices similar to standard retail shopping outlets.