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Final de la calle del Carmen, y en el medio de la Gran Via, Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

I liked this centrally located plaza. Good buzzing vibe. The Callao metro is right there. It also has a cinema, tourist info kiosk, cinema, a huge digital matrix advertising display, in true times sq. Style. There are a couple of bustling pedestrianised streets that lead...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Plaza Del Callao is a big bright,glitzy bustling Plaza located just off the world famous Gran Via. It's home to all manner of modenistic building, big restaurants and some of the biggest electronic advertising screens you will find in the city,one of the most popular...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Plaza del Callao is the bright, neon, glitzy plaza along the Grand Via just up from Puerta del Sol. It is teeming with shops, eateries, big neon billboards and all in glamour and business. It would be a pity to miss it. It's not that...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I had 5 days accommodations near it at the beginning of September. I hear all kind of stories about it. be careful in the night time, lots of homeless and scratchy people. It has to be reason why there is a Police kiosk in the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

A busy plaza in the middle of the city. Lots of people, specially young people gathering around the cinema houses. Not much to see.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MTorre
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Busy and concrete, with 20th century buildings around. Compared to other plaza's less interesting but central.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank tezpil
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This was one of the busiest squares we went through during our stay in Madrid. Lots of street performers, but most of all tourists. So, it's fun to spend a few minutes if you're passing by, but I wouldn't change my way to see it.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank okyanusilgim
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Be careful of this place, always full of people and very busy! Many homelesses and strange people. Be careful of your things.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Vladimíra Š
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing views of Madrid. Situated on the last floor of building called "El Corte Ingles" just in Plaza del Callao. There is bars where we had a few drinks while we enjoy the views Highly recommended

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank robertt7878
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We stayed at Hotel Arosa, which is right on Gran Via. Plaza del Callao is busy all the time, with tourists and locals, shopping at the various stores on Gran Via, and we loved the fact, that even at the end of November, it's so...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
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collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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