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FROM OWNER - BARCELONA DOWNTOWN! Historical city center!

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Space 1,722 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Perfect Location, At 5 Minutes Walking To Las Ramblas And The Beach!

Up to 12!

5 bedrooms (7 double beds + 4 single beds) , 2 complete bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a living/dinning area.

The apartment is located on a 3rd floor (no lift) , it comes with 2 balconies and 6 windows overlooking the street. Is located on a 3rd floor (no lift) and equipped with all commodities to feel like home!

Lots of supermarkets, shops, fresh markets, restaurants, tapas bars and cafés in the surroundings! Live Barcelona like a citizen more! Enjoy the real Barcelona!

Please note:

Parties are not allowed. Noise after 22hours is forbidden.

City tax not included (2.48€ person/night over 16 years old). This amount is paid on arrival.

A refundable damage deposit of 300€ is asked on arrival and returned upon the departure if no damages reported.

FREE LUGGAGE STORAGE IS AVAILABLE.

More Details
Registration Number : HUTB- 001240

Owner
Karen Olsen
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch
Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2018

About Karen Olsen

Hi there! I'm Karen and I'm in love with Barcelona.

I have worked in the accommodation sector in Barcelona for 5 years, I love my work!

I live here and deal directly with the owners, so I'm pleased to help visitors to find the best apartment offers in this wonderful city!

Also I love to travel and I love to rent apartments and feel like home around the world! I understand your needs!

I love to live in the best city in the world!!! Welcome to the Mediterranean heart!

Karen Olsen.

Karen Olsen purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Karen Olsen chose Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera

El Born is sandwiched between Via Laietana and Barceloneta and is served by the metro stops Barceloneta and Jaume 1 which are on the same line.

Las Ramblas and the very centre of the city are a pleasant 10 minutes walk away.

El Born has been transformed almost overnight into the stylish, in-vogue heart of the city.

Small, intimate, friendly and funky quarter.

The heart and soul of this community is the wide open, tree-lined Passeig del Born. At one end of the Passeig is an impressive metal and glass structure, the former Mercat del Born covered market, while at the other end is one of the most important Gothic churches in all Catalonia, Santa Maria del Mar.

What makes this apartment unique

This 160m2 holiday apartment in Barcelona is the ideal choice for large groups heading to the Catalan capital!

The apartment is spacious and comfortable, with all amenities.

You are welcome!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Perfect location!" Sharon K. Poland.



"Location of the apartment ist perfect for any activities!" Sigrid, Germany.
Sep 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera in Ciutat Vella

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1722 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 fully equipped bathrooms (toilet, bath, hair dryer, washbasin, mirror). Towels provided for all guests.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Double Bed
    Living area - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 5 bedrooms with 7 double beds + 4 single beds + 2 sofa beds. Comfortable mattresses and pillows. Bed linens included.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Parties in the apartment are not allowed. Outside: Apartment located at few steps to Santa Maria del Mar Church, and at 5 minutes walking to las Ramblas, Plaça Real and la Barceloneta Beach. The nearest Metro Station is Jaume I. Utility Room: Washing machine, dryer, iron, ironning board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linens and towels included.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.931818 based on 45 reviews
5

The place was so lovely

  • 5 of 5

The place was so lovely and everything we were looking for in Barcelona! It is the perfect size for 10 people. The location is everything, you can walk so many places.. It is steps away from the Barcelona Cathedral, shopping, great food, not far from the port and so much more. The neighborhood of this apt is called El Born and we loved loved loved this area. We checked out a lot amazing restaurants (Arcano, Lonja de Tapas and El Xampanyet were our favs), shopping, flamenco dancing at Palau Damases, museums and bars in the area. We pretty much ate dinner and went to the bars in this area every night (Bar Sauvage, Stereo 18 & Creps del Born were our fav bars). The Mercat de Santa Caterina was really cool and there is a cafe walking distance called 365 that we went to every morning! Our flight was delayed so we got there a few hours later than expected but the staff was still very accommodating and welcoming. Although it was late she stayed to show us around on a map of the city and gave us lots of great recommendations. All of the places she told us to go to were soo good!!! Thank you for welcoming us, we can't wait to return in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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5

great stay

  • 5 of 5

Good value for money. great location. thank you

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
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5

Location, Location, Location!

  • 5 of 5

Location, Location, Location! Not to mention the host! What a remarkable apartment! It was just amazing staying in such a historical place, surrounded by such history! The staff was quick to respond to our needs! I would definitely stay there again! So happy that we stayed there!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay here. The apartment is stunning, as described and in a fantastic and central location. Communication was great from beginning to end and everything went very smoothly. I highly recommend it and would definitely consider staying again.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! See you soon!
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5

as described

  • 5 of 5

The Apartment was exactly as described on the website. It was very clean and had everything we needed The check in was fast. The apartment is well situated in the Born district within an easy walk of the Beach, the Park and the Ramblas. We thoroughly enjoyed just walking through the alleyways of the Gothic district and discovering hidden squares, historic buildings and coffee shops

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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5

apartment big and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Everything went fine and we enjoyed the time. The apartment is very big and cozy. As well the location is close to get around quick. The communication with Karen was great!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
18 Kilometres
Barcelona El Prat (BCN)
Nearest Ferry
6 Kilometres
Barcelona Cruises Terminal
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
França Train Station
Nearest Beach
0.8 Kilometres
Barceloneta Beach
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

5 Minutes Walk to the Beach of La Barceloneta.

5 minutes by Metro to Icaria, Marbella, etc.

30 minutes by Train to Sitges Beach.

30 minutes by Train to Costa Brava beaches.

Travel:

At 35 minutes by taxi of Barcelona Airport.

20 minutes walking to Cruises Port.

10 minutes walking to França Train Station.

20 minutes public transportation to Sants Train Station.

Distances:

Few Steps to Picasso Museum.

1 minute walking to Santa Maria del Mar Church.

5/7 minutes walking to Las Ramblas.

10 minutes walking to Plaza Cataluña and Passeig de Gracia (5 minutes by Bus or Underground).

10 minutes by Metro (Line 4) to Sagrada Familia.

Further Details:

You will find restaurants, shops, markets, bakeries, fresh markets, bars, supermarkets in the surroundings.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera, Barcelona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Grand Prix
10 May 2018 - 14 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£2,025
for 4 nights
From
£506
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add £51 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
15 May 2018 - 29 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,549
for 3 nights
From
£516
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £46 per night, per additional guest
 
Primavera Sound
30 May 2018 - 4 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£2,025
for 4 nights
From
£506
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add £51 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018
5 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,549
for 3 nights
From
£516
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £46 per night, per additional guest
 
Autum 2018
2 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£500
for 2 nights
From
£250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £34 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,002
for 3 nights
From
£334
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £46 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 15.0%

Booking Notes:
City tax not included (2,48€ person/night over 16 years old). This amount is paid on arrival.
A refundable damage deposit of 300€ is asked on arrival and returned upon the departure.

Changeover Day:
Check in is at 12 hours. Check out is at 11 hours.
No extra charges for late check in.
We can offer free luggage storage in the same building!

Notes on prices:
Cleaning included in prices.
A security damage deposit of 300€ is asked on arrival and refunded upon the departure if no damages reported.

During fairs, festivals and exhibitions (like GSM, Primavera Sound, Sonar Festival....) base price increase.

Thank you!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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