Looking for the perfect Christmas market to shop? Is it your first time Christmas shopping in Madrid? We’ve found the top Christmas markets in Madrid for you, so you can shop like a local. We have put together four Christmas markets for you to choose from depending on your shopping needs, may it be gifts or sweets. These markets are crowd free and will offer you the best range of products.
Feria Dulce Navidad
It’s hungry work fighting your way through the Christmas markets in Madrid to get to that one perfect gift. That’s why we are such big fans of Dulces Sueños. A market nestled bellow Madrid’s Royal Opera House that is dedicated solely to food items ranging from local Christmas sweets, to Turkish delight, to pastries.
It is a perfect place to try and buy varieties of Christmas sweets. They also have a wide range of pastries available to try as well.
Moreover they have some stalls for leather bags, scarfs and some simple yet elegant jewelry.
A market where kids and grown ups can enjoy their Christmas sweet shopping.
Location: Plaza Santa Isabel II
Hours: 10:00 to 22:00 h.
Dates: 2 December 2017 to 8 January 2018
A perfect place to eat and shop during Christmas in Madrid. At the entrance they have various food stall, while inside they have a lot of clothing & accessories counters available. But with the addition of some unique stalls for cosmetics, elegant handmade bracelets and an interesting 100% natural geometric encased plants. All within an affordable price range. Ergo, this is a dynamic and perfect place for buying your presents.
They also have a spacious salon within the building with tasteful decoration for Vermut (Yzaguirre Vermut 1884) lovers.
Location: Palacio Santa Barbara, Calle Hortaleza 87
Metro: Alonso Martinez
Hours: 11:00 to 21:00h.
Dates: 2 December to 23 December 2017
(Closed 12, 13, 14 and 19 December)
Mercadillo del Gato
A Madrid Christmas must see. This market has crafts, furniture, cosmetic, art, jewelry, etc. They have a wide range of shopping compared to other Christmas markets in Madrid. From classy to street style to hipster look they have it all when it comes to clothing & accessories. You should especially check out the cool artwork and stationery they have available there.
All things set aside they also have a nativity scene displayed for you to enjoy.
Location: Gran Via, 13
Metro: Gran Via and Sevilla
Hours: 11:00 to 21:00h
Dates: 2 December to 5 January 2018
Feria Mercado de Artesanía: Unique Amongst Christmas Markets in Madrid
It is one of the biggest handicraft market. Artisans from all over Spain come here and show their craftsmanship. This neatly organized market consists of items made of wood, glass, metal, paper, leather and the list goes on. They also have candles, decorations, clothing, jewelry, etc. You name it, they have it.
They also have stalls for children, plenty of options to select from.
Be ready to get charmed by the incredible talent and creativity you will find in this single market.
Location: Plaza de España
Metro: Plaza de España
Hours: 11:00 to 21:00h
(24 Dec and 31 Dec from 11:00 to 15:00h)
Dates: 10 December 2017 to 1 January 2018
By Tarvika Singh