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Genial!

The staff is incredibly helpful and clear since the moment you step into the reception. It's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amanda M
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Sao Paulo, SP
For cat lovers

This is not meant to be a fancy place. It's purpose is to help and serve cats primarily and it does... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
marstef5
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Varazdin, Croatia
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C/Argumosa 28, Local 1, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Lavapiés
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The staff is incredibly helpful and clear since the moment you step into the reception. It's obvious how much they care for the cats and that they have everything they need! My husband and I went there for the first time in April and fell...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is not meant to be a fancy place. It's purpose is to help and serve cats primarily and it does that very good. Taking in consideration that new cats are coming and cats are known to be territorial I thing cats are getting along...More

Thank marstef5
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We had a lot of fun playing with the cats and stroking them. All the cats have their own individual personalities and are not afraid of visitors. The price is also good. Will definitely go there again when I'm in Madrid.

Thank martapC4074PP
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Having read great reviews I wasn’t disappointed with our visit. The staff on arrival explained things clearly and offered us a free drink from their self service area. They then wrote the time we entered on our wristbands. We spent about an hour enjoying the...More

Thank 629Hayley
Reviewed July 11, 2018

These cats are spoilt and loved and that couldn't make me happier - they live in safety and have loads of space to roam. The minimal entrance fee you pay is used to support them - drinks were free!! non alcoholic, but still worth the...More

Thank NadiaPersaud76
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Off the main streets but close to the center of town, this is a nice way to spend an hour while visiting Madrid.

Thank Walt A
Reviewed May 16, 2018

This is literally like having your own home filled with dozens of cats. Playful, and relaxed, all kinds of kitties to enjoy while having a drink or reading a book. Absolutely recommended.

Thank Maximo M
Reviewed May 14, 2018

I'd say this is less of a cafe, and more of a cat adoption/play area. They charge you for the time you are there (you get a wristband and pay once you are done) and it comes with a free bottled/canned drink. The employees spoke...More

Thank stefnicole
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Here in Madrid on a college art trip and decided to drop by its only €6 for 1 hour and it’s so cute everyone’s so sweet there and we all loved it so much it was the best day of my life 15/10 would recommend

2  Thank Greasy L
Reviewed September 24, 2017

As cat lovers, we stopped in to check it out. Very nice place, seemed like an old apartment converted to a cat sanctuary. Lots of cats around, cool atmosphere and nice to relax and spend some time with the cats residing there.

1  Thank ScottE300
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Lavapies
Walking into this neighbourhood is like entering a
different country ... except it's hard to tell which
one it is. One side of Calle Lavapiés is lined with
Indian restaurants, the other with kebab shops. Men in
traditional African clothing convene outside their
businesses for long chats, and people shout to each
other across plazas and streets. Interspersed among
ethnic specialty shops are independent theaters and
...More
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