Are you ready to bring out the inner shop-acholic in you?
When are the sales here in Madrid?
Sales are typical all over Spain, Madrid is all about shopping. Here are the sales very impressive, indeed unmatched by other European capitals. Madrid has two main sales seasons: summer and winter. The summer sale starts on the 21st of June and ends on the 31st of August. The winter sale starts on the 25th of December.
On this date the prices of Christmas decorations and New Year’s gifts have already fallen sharply. However, clothing sales in Madrid will start on January 7. This day is the first working day after the extended Christmas and New Year holidays. The winter sale in Madrid lasts until March or even April.
Although the sales season is long, the cheapest months are January to February and July to August.
Resource discounts start at 20% and can go up to 70% at the end of the city’s sales season. In addition to the main sales season, there are also intermediate seasons in the spring and autumn.
Where do you have to go?
All these sales, but what stores have them? Where do you have to go? Well you can think about the big stores like Bershka, Primark, Zara, H&M and Stradivarius. But also the small and not so famous stores have sales. The best place to go is Sol and Gran Via, there are a lot of stores. You can also think about restaurants. Especially when it’s Christmas And there are a lot of them in Sol and Gran Via.
Good to know
Opening times: most of the shops and shopping centers are open from 10.00 to 20.30 or 21.30 hours. Traditional shops open from 10.00 to 14.00 hours and from 16.30 to 20.30 hours.
By: Felisha Mia, The Hague ’21