Parterre del Retiro
Parterre del Retiro
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Neighbourhood: Salamanca (District)
How to get there
  • Retiro • 4 min walk
  • Banco de España • 7 min walk

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Neil K
Liverpool, UK8,31,000 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Friends
Although on a much smaller scale Parterre Del Retiro is a lovely little park area inspired by the magnificent Versaille Gardens,well kept with statues and water features ,it's an oasis of calm amidst the hustle and bustle of the more touristic area's of Retiro Park,well worth checking out if you're planning a trip to the most famous park in Madrid.
Written 10 October 2023
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Mikael F
Helsinki, Finland31,244 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2022
The Parterre del Retiro is located on the west side of the huge Retiro Park.

The entrance is through the monumental gate of Felipe IV. The rectangle garden forms an axis that runs from the Cason del Buen Retiro to the Fuente de la Alcachofa and the Estanque Grande.

The Parterre garden is very similar to French gardens. The symmetrical arrangement of the garden, fountains, sunken areas, and other ornaments follows the aesthetic of classicism.

The Parterre is one of the most visited corners of Retiro Park.
Written 9 January 2023
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doppelganger_et
Thessaloniki, Greece931 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
Plaza Parterre is one of the nicest areas in the park. Open, well taken care of, clean, it offers the nicest "way out" the park.
Written 25 January 2020
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Neil K
Liverpool, UK8,31,000 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019 • Friends
Inspired by the gardens in Versailles but obviously on a much smaller scale Parterre Del Retiro is a nice garden area in Parque Del Retiro ,not as much frequented as the park area around the artificial pond it is still a beautiful spot ,nice well kept gardens,cool statues ,an ancient tree and very tranquil, it's a cool place to visit in what in my opinion is Madrids greatest attraction namely Parque Del Retiro.
Well worth checking out if your planning a holiday to Madrid.
Written 12 September 2019
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Dimitris L
Sydney, Australia48,982 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2018 • Couples
Parterre del Retiro is beautiful. In fact we found everything in Retiro Park to be quite magnificent and this one was no exception. It was set up in the early 18th century and it later acquired a French outlook. You can't miss it if you visit Retiro.
Written 24 July 2019
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