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CITY CENTRE - on Paseo de Gracia 200m from Plaza de Catalunia; historic building

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Overview

Property

Updated: 15-Jan-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Right on Passeig de Gracia only a few meters from Plaza de Catalunya

The Paseo de Gracia B apartment is a 90sqm high quality rental and one of five properties we manage in this exclusive building.

It is located right on this gorgeous and the city's wealthiest avenue. Here on Passeig de Gracia is where all the famous designer brands have their stores. Plaça de Catalunya (the main square in Barcelona and center core of the city) as well as the Gothic quarter and Las Ramblas are only a stone throw away from the apartment. Famous sights such as Gaudi’s La Pedrera (Casa Mila) or Casa Battló are just a few meters up the street. The location is as central as it is exclusive.

The building itself counts as one of the most beautiful ones in this area. It has been constructed in the year 1890. Next to other features, the beautiful marble entrance has been conserved and maintained and captivates every visitor.

The living room of this apartment is spacious, faces Passeig de Gracia and even has a balcony from where the visitor can overview the avenue down to Placa de Catalunya. Further on the living room is equipped with two comfortable sofas, a big flat-screen TV and a DVD player. One of the two sofas converts in one easy movement into a comfortable double bed. Also in the living room there is a desk with chair which comes in handy in case some work needs to be done.

The two bedrooms are situated on both opposite ends of the apartment.

The master suite has a queen-sized canopy bed and a large cupboard. The guests have access to the balcony with views of the Paseo de Gracia. The ensuite bathroom, with a jacuzzi-style tub and shower also comes with double sinks, WC and bidet.

The second bedroom offers a twin-sized trundle bed (see pictures) and a spacious cupboard. The bedroom can be used as a single room or, when pulling out the second bed as a twin room. Right next to this bedroom is the second bathroom which is accessible from the long hallway.

Next to the living room is the dining area with space for up to 6 persons. The kitchen which one accesses from the long hallway next to the dining area is fully equipped with everything one would require to prepare and enjoy a meal in the apartment. Further on at the guest’s disposal are fridge, freezer, oven, stove, washer, dryer, dish washer, toaster, coffee maker, kettle as well as an iron and an iron board.

In general:

The apartment and the area are safe. The building has a doorman as well as security cameras in the entrance area. The entrance door of the building, as well as the apartment door are equipped with security locks. There is also a safty box installed in the apartment.

The Area surrounding the Apartment;

The guest staying at the Passeig de Gracia B apartment will be assured easy access to this lively Mediterranean city and will find that this apartment is a great spot from which to map out daily jaunts and from which to explore all that this fantastic city has to offer.

Most of Barcelona’s famous spots of interest such as Gaudi’s La Pedrera, the Picasso museum, the Cathedral, Las Ramblas with the well known Boqueria fresh food market, the old town with the gothic quarter and El Borne as well as the harbour are reachable within a few minutes walking (no transportation needed). If public transportation is needed for example to visit Gaudi’s park Guell or Sagrada Familia (the symbol of the city), there would be a metro station literally right in front of the building’s entrance with access to 3 lines (L2, L3 and L4). The L4 (yellow line) would bring guests also to the beaches Barceloneta, Port Olimpic/ Ciutadella, and Poble Nou. The line L3 (green line) would bring the guest for example to Barca’s impressive football stadium CAMP NOU. The underground metro in Barcelona is cheap and fast. There would also be the option to take a taxi which in Barcelona is also cheaper than in most western European cities. Taxis are circulating in this area 24h. There is a taxi stop right at the next street corner (15 meters from the apartment). To get to the beach by taxi from the apartment would take about 10 minutes (depending on the traffic) and would not cost more than 7,- Euros.

During the check-in procedure our guests will receive detailed explanations about everything that is useful and important to know when visiting this great city. We have a selection of restaurant and tapas bar recommendations prepared and will advise where to find the next grocery store, about shop opening hours, etc.. Please feel free to ask questions already when inquiring about the apartment.

Our other apartments in this building:

Paseo de Gracia C: listing 1050347 (3 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms/ max. 7 pers.)

Paseo de Gracia D: listing 1050348 (1 bedrooms/ private terrace/ 4 pers.)

Paseo de Gracia F: listing 1389487 (2 bedrooms/ 1,5 bathrooms/ max. 5 pers.)

And just arround the corner our designer apartment...

Batlló Apartment: listing 1023429 (1 bedrooms, 2 extra beds/ max. 4 pers.)

More Details

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Marcel
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 January, 2017

10 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

Vacaville
5

Great Place...Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Barcelona started with a fantastic introduction to the apartment and to the city, by Marcel. Our flight was delayed and Marcel worked with us on the arriving time. The information he provided was valuable. The apartment was perfect for two couples, and the location could not have been better. We had everything we needed in the apartment for our stay. It is well furnished and comfortable and the lift was a plus. Street noise is almost non-existent. Pastries and coffee at the bakery next door were a fantastic way to start the day. If you need it, the Metro stop is handy. I would definitely recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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6 0
5

A brilliant find

  • 5 of 5

A lovely apartment beautifully finished and very well equipped. It is in a perfect location. We walked everywhere and saw everything we wanted. Marcel was outstanding. He gave an excellent introduction to both the apartment and to Barcelona. Thanks to his guidance we made very good use of our time in the city. I would not hesitate to recommend the apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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6 0
5

Lovely apartment in superb location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time and really adored Barcelona and now understand why our daughter, Georgie, likes it so much.

The apartment was wonderful and so well placed for the local sights and many thanks for letting us leave our luggage until later. We went down to Barceloneta on Saturday and had a lovely walk along the beaches to Olympic and had a long lunch in one of the restaurants there before walking slowly back to the apartment.

Thanks for everything.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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7 0
5

Great apartment in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky to have stayed in this apartment for a week at the start of this month. It is very rare for a property to match up to the descriptions and reviews but this one did.

Marcel could not have been more helpful to us. It started with providing useful information and suggestions when we were planning our stay and also included them spending a considerable amount of time helping to track down our luggage which BA had managed to mislay.

I loved Barcelona as a location. This apartment is the perfect base to enjoy it.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great apartment in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky to have stayed in this apartment for a week at the start of this month. It is very rare for a property to match up to the descriptions and reviews but this one did.

Marcel could not have been more helpful to us. It started with providing useful information and suggestions when we were planning our stay and also included them spending a considerable amount of time helping to track down our luggage which BA had managed to mislay.

I loved Barcelona as a location. This apartment is the perfect base to enjoy it.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Toronto/ Canada
5

Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We were very fortunate to be able to book this lovely apartment in the most convenient location. I have been coming to Spain for over 30 years but never stayed in the city. We have always just taken day trips in. This time we stayed for 2 months in the heart of Barcelona. Staying for a longer period it was important for us to find a apartment we feel as comfortable as in our own home. And we did. We arrived early in the morning and as the apartment was not occupied this day, Marcel let us check-in at 9:00am already. I have to say that dealing with him was a pleasure from the get-go. The apartment itself was elegant, spotless clean and in a superb location. We were off to a very good start and Barcelona is such a wonderful and exiting city. I joined local cooking classes while my husband (a retired architect) was fascinated by the impressive art work of Gaudi. It has been such a treat to be able to explore the city at a more leisurely pace. This exclusive apartment building with its lovely concierge Enrique is on the main avenue Paseo de Gracia which seems to be the top location in the city center. First concerned about street noise but the double glassed windows were doing a perfect job. We always felt safe walking around which contributes to a relaxing holiday - not always easy in a big Spanish city. I would highly recommend it and hope that I have the opportunity to rent from him again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Julie, Thank you for your kind review. I am very happy to know that you have had a good time in Barcelona. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and I hope you will be back someday soon. I wish you all the best. Kind regards, Marcel
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : El Prat at 15 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : at 10 Metres Nearest Ferry : Port Vell at 1500 Metres Nearest Train : Sants at 3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A2 at 2 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : at 10 Metres Nearest Beach : Barceloneta at 1500 Metres Car: not necessary

This lovely stylish apartment is located in the heart of Barcelona; on the city's most elegant commercial boulevard, Passeig de Gracia and only a few meters from Plaza de Catalunya (the city's main square).

This area is as exclusive as it is central.

The guest staying at the Passeig de Gracia B apartment will be assured easy access to this lively Mediterranean city and will find that this apartment is a great spot from which to map out daily jaunts and from which to explore all that this fantastic city has to offer...

Most of Barcelona’s famous spots of interest such as Gaudi’s La Pedrera (Casa Mila), Casa Battló, the Picasso museum, the Cathedral, Las Ramblas with the well known Boqueria fresh food market, the old town in general with the Gothic quarter and El Borne as well as the harbor….all are reachable within a few minutes walking (no transportation needed).

But, if you would like to visit sights which are not located in the city center such as Sagrada Familia (Gaudi’s master piece and symbol of the city), Gaudi’s park Guell, the Tibidabo, Montjuic with the Miró museum and the Olimpic stadium, Plaza España with the magic fountains, etc. there would be a metro station literally right in front of the building’s entrance with access to 3 lines (L2, L3 and L4). The L4 (yellow line) would bring guests also to the beaches Barceloneta, Port Olimpic/ Ciutadella, Marbella and Poble Nou. The line L3 (green line) would bring the guest for example to Barca’s impressive football stadium CAMP NOU. The underground metro in Barcelona is cheap, clean and fast.

There also is always the option to take a taxi which in Barcelona is cheaper than in most western European cities. Taxis are circulating in this area 24h. There is a taxi stop right at the next street corner (15 meters from the apartment). To get to the beach by taxi from the apartment would take about 10 minutes (depending on the traffic) and would not cost more than 7,- Euros.

During the check-in procedure our guests will receive detailed explanations about everything that is useful and important to know when visiting this great city. We have a selection of restaurant and tapas bar recommendations prepared and will advise where to find the next grocery store, about shop opening hours, etc.. Please feel free to ask questions already when inquiring about the apartment.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
low season
3 Jan 2017 - 25 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£340
for 3 nights
From
£87
£688
£2,517
 
 
WMC
26 Feb 2017 - 2 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,472
for 4 nights
From
£348
 
 
mid season
3 Mar 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£483
for 3 nights
From
£135
£1,023
£3,344
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
14 Apr 2017 - 18 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£974
for 4 nights
From
£224
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
mid season
19 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£562
for 3 nights
From
£161
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
mid season
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£614
for 3 nights
From
£179
£1,328
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
High season
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£669
for 3 nights
From
£197
£1,456
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
mid season
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£562
for 3 nights
From
£161
 
 
low season
1 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£366
for 3 nights
From
£96
 
 
X-mas
23 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£775
for 4 nights
From
£174
 
 
low season
28 Dec 2017 - 30 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£366
for 3 nights
From
£96
 
 
NY
31 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£732
for 3 nights
From
£218
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£523
for 3 nights
From
£148
 

Additional pricing information

check-in fee £13
cleaning fee £65

PRICE PER APARTMENT & NIGHT for max. 6 people
10% VAT (TAXES) are included in the nightly rate

Supplements (not included in rental price):

-City tax: 0,72 Euros per night and person over 16 years old.

-Late check-in fee between: 21:00 - 24:00h: 30€.


Refundable damage deposit: 300,- Euros

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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • city centre
  • near the sea

Attractions

  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 110 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet, en-suite
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • one of the two full bathrooms is accessable only from the master bedroom; while the second bathroom is accassable from the hallway.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, one single bed with extra pull out bed for the 4th person
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • This apartment offers 2 bedrooms plus a double sofa bed in the living room. The maximum capacity is for 6 guests. The master bedroom comes with a double bed and access to the main bathroom with bath tub/ shower, double sink, WC and bidet. The second bedroom contains one single bed plus an additional single pull out bed for the 4th guest. Two more guests can sleep on a comfortable double sofa bed in the living room. The second bedroom is a single with an extra (single) pull out bed for the 4th guest. Additionally there is a double sofa bed in the living room for the 5th and 6th guest.

Outside

  • Balcony ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

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