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2 GREAT ATTICS. BEAUTIFUL TERRACES.DIFFERENT SPOTS, SAME AREA: S.CATERINA-BORN

Victor Bello

Advertiser since 2013
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Speaks English, German, Spanish
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Victor Bello

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Speaks English, German, Spanish
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2 GREAT ATTICS. BEAUTIFUL TERRACES.DIFFERENT SPOTS, SAME AREA: S.CATERINA-BORN

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in La Ribera El Borne - 2 attics, 2 terraces, 2 spots

Dreamy terraces, Unbeatable locations. Views. Sun. Quiet. 2 options same plesure

I own 2 different attics penthose with beautiful terraces in center town of Barcelona, around Santa Caterina marquet.

The smallest one I call it 'THE GREEN PENTHOUSE BORN', as It is ecologic, and full of flowers and plants all over my loved terrace. It's located in Born area.

This is a charming attic apartment with a stunning 40m2 terrace with view all over Barcelona 360º panoramic. Located on the 5th floor WITHOUT elevator but a cozy stair. It sleeps up to 4 people(1 double bedroom queen size mattress and 1 double-sofa bed). All the apartment has a lot of natural light.

The terrace is private (40m2), just for my host tu be used. Located over the apartment, not in front. I love plants and flowers. I love to keep my terrace as my little green and blue paradise, where to enjoy nice breakfasts or lovely dinners under stars. You will not believe how quiet it is at night... making you feel as you where in some little town of the countryside. There are a big table and 4 chairs of wood with the ecological certificate FSC. The terrace is also equipped with a deckchair, hammock and a little barbecue.

The apartment has a fully-equipped kitchen featuring cooker with microwave, fridge-freezer, toaster, coffee-machine and washing machine. The apartment has a cosy living room with TV, CD/Radio and a bathroom.

There is ADSL internet fast wifi conection, only for my guests to be used. Not sharing it with any one else. So perfect running. There is also an old computer with webcam and international tv chanels, enough to check mails. There is air-conditioning and electric heater.

The apartment is equipped with Bed linen and covers.Towels. And all needed to be enjoyed fully.

The Green Penthouse BORN commitment: All energy used in my apartment is 100 % clean sorces.

No nueclear.

No gas.

No coal.

No fuel.

Walking distance of all major attractions in the city (8 minutes to La Catedral, 15 minutes to the beach), and surranded by nice bars, cafés, restaurants, bakeries and all trendy shops you will need.

The other attic of mine, the biggest one, with 2 bedrooms and lif, I call it: 'THE MUSIC PALACE PENTHOUSE', as it is close to the 'El Palau de la musica' , a modernist theater where play great music.

The apartment has a perfect distribution that take profit of each corner to make it bright and spacious. With each of the two rooms separated by the wide open space where we find dining, living room and kitchenette. Giving each room its own privacy. All double beds.

And every room, every wall, every corner windows to enjoy the large terrace surrounding the apartment. Bright spaces with views of sun, sky and rooftops.

In the living room, a sofa bed can accommodate up to 6 people.

The apartment has a fully equipped kitchen with everything you need for cooking: oven, microwave, dishwasher, etc ...

Thanks to be at the very top of the building and is surrounded by a large terrace, the apartment is quiet and peaceful, no noise from the street or traffic. Take time to enjoy there a nice dinner or a sunny breakfast. :-)

Area: BORN-Santa Caterina.

On the opposite side of Barcelona’s Gothic quarter, separated by Via Laietana, is the barrio of Born. Although it’s similar in many ways to its Gothic neighbour, it doesn’t draw the same number of tourists. Since the 1980s it has provided a focal point for the city´s artistic scene and now boasts some of the highest property prices in the city – like many other parts of Barcelona it has moved on substantially from its down-at-heel roots to attain such desirability. Attractions in this area streets are everywhere – the opulent Modernisme of the Palau de la Música, the post-modern Mercat de Santa Caterina, and the Gothic splendour of the basilica Santa Maria del Mar – are all within 10 minutes’ walk of each other. The area is also home to the acclaimed Picasso museum. Another advantage is being located right next to Parc de la Ciutadella, where you can get a break from the narrow streets of the old town. Born is right in the centre of Barcelona and as a result it provides a well-placed and characterful base from which to explore the rest of the city.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment The green Born penthouse, private terrace: amazing 360º views overcity, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

40m2 apartment+40m2 private terrace. 100% Green sources energy. Best location. This is a charming attic apartment with a stunning 40m2 terrace with view all over Barcelona 360º panoramic. Located on the 5th floor with NO elevator it sleeps up to 4 people(1 double bedroom queen size mattress and 1 double-sofabed). All rooms have a lot of natural light. The terrace is located over the apartment. I love plants and flowers. I love to keep my terrace as my little green and blue paradise, where to enjoy nice breakfasts or lovely dinners under stars. There are a big table and 4 chairs of wood with the ecological certificate FSC. The apartment has a fully-equipped kitchen featuring cooker with microwave, fridge-freezer, toaster, coffee-machine,Nespress and washing machine. The apartment has a cosy living room with TV, and a bathroom. There is ADSL internet wifi conection. The Green Penthouse BORN commitment: All energy used in my apartment is 100 % clean sorces. Area: BORN-Santa Caterina
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Victor Bello (Owner)
Advertiser since 2013
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Speaks English, German, Spanish

About Victor Bello

I'm from Barcelona. Photographer. I live and work here.

I love traveling around the world.

Both for living and traveling, i love (I need it!!) to see the sun and the sky from the place i am staying. Open views please! Most of my apartment are attics with amazing views over the city or to wide areas. Come and enjoy it!

Victor Bello purchased this apartment in 2001

What makes this apartment unique

No doubt, the best things of my 2 apartments are the unbeatable location and their terraces. It is really something. It gives you happyness when you are there.

Choosing the 'GREEN PENTHOUSE BORN' you will enjoy a 360ª panoramic view of Barcelona center and even farther. From there you can see the amazing Sagrada Familia, the Gotic cathedral, Santa Maria del Mar church, Tibidabo montain, Montjuic montain, Twin Towers, Agbar building, etc... THE WHOLE CITY.

In both apartments, it's a great plus enjoying the sun during the day or the stars over your head at dinner time . To have breakfast there is the best way to start knowing the city. At the end of the day, there is no better place to rest!! I love to keep it as nice as possible because it really give me happyness. You will not believe how quiet are both terraces at night... making you feel as you where in some little town of the countryside.

Choosing 'THE TRAFALGAR PENTHOUSE' you wiil be abble to see how is a tipical 'patio' of a Eixample cuarter. And you will enjoy a lift. jeje

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

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The green Born penthouse, private terrace: amazing 360º views overcity
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
5

Trafalgar property

  • 5 out of 5
Lovely apartment in a great location.

The terrace was open and spacious, with great views. You are unlikely to find anything of the sort in a hotel.

Being in an apartment gave our trip more of a homely and relaxed feel, and was equipped with everything we needed.

There were supermarkets less than 2 minutes way which was really convenient and great if you are on a budget holiday and don't want to pay for expensive meals out.

The location was great for travelling on public transport, with the metro being a few minutes walk away.

I felt perfectly safe in the apartment and area.

Victor was really helpful and accommodating, providing us with lots of local tips and places to visit.

I only have positive things to say about this trip and had a great time in this apartment:
  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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The green Born penthouse, private terrace: amazing 360º views overcity
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1099337
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
4

Lovely terras

  • 4 out of 5
Our stay was amazing! The appartment it self was very small, but big enough and the terras was absolutely lovely! We spend lots of hours there to slowly see the sun go down and drinking Sangria! It was amazing!
  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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The green Born penthouse, private terrace: amazing 360º views overcity
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
5

An Ideal Getaway!

  • 5 out of 5
This is an excellent apartment located right in the center of the city, right outside the wonderful Born neighborhood in the old quarter. There are many sites, great restaurants, parks, and even a spa all within walking distance.

The apartment has a beautiful terrace to relax on after a busy day visiting the city, and the interior is also very charming. It has all the modern conveniences and is very clean and quiet.

Victor was also very attentive to all of our needs, which was quite helpful.

All in all, this flat is a great value for the price, and we plan on returning here for our next trip to Barcelona. Highly recommended!
  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Barcelona el Prat aiport
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Port Vell
Nearest Train
800 Metres
Estacion de Francia
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Ronda Litoral
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
El Mosquito
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
La Barceloneta
Car: not necessary

Area: Santa Caterina-BORN- Urquinaona subway

The Born area is opposite the Gothic, separated by the Via Laietana, and next to the Barceloneta, a short walk from the main beaches of the city.

Since the 80s the Born has become one of the most artistic and flamboyant city, becoming arguably the most fashionable area of Old Town. The monuments of this district are innumerable - opulent modernism Palau de la Música, the Mercat de Santa Caterina contemporary and gothic splendor of the church of Santa Maria del Mar - and are all within a few minutes walk. Another key attraction of the area is the Picasso Museum exalted. A great advantage is to be located next to the Parc de la Ciutadella, where you can relax so much historic center alleyway. El Born is right in the center of Barcelona and therefore will provide a basis expressive and well placed for exploring the rest of the city.

And among all these places of interest, one will enjoy the narrow streets lost iran will discover lovely shops, squares with terraces, or any corner where you get a great picture. And of course the huge gastronomic offer and bars, where to dine or enjoy a delicious Mojito.

The Born adjoins the Barceloneta old fishermen district and today posedora of the best beaches in the city. A lovely 25-minute walk from my house, across the harbor and this particular neighborhood, will take you to the beach of Barceloneta. Where you can swim from April until almost November. Thanks to the warm climate of our city.

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in La Ribera El Borne, Ciutat Vella

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
Medium season
2 Sep 2014 - 3 Nov 2014
3 night minimum stay
€300
for 3 nights
From
€80
From
€90
Fri,Sat,Sun
€640
€1,560
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €12 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season
4 Nov 2014 - 20 Dec 2014
3 night minimum stay
€285
for 3 nights
From
€75
€560
€1,360
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
Chistmas
27 Dec 2014 - 3 Jan 2015
4 night minimum stay
€520
for 4 nights
From
€115
From
€100
Sat,Sun
€760
€1,510
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season
7 Jan 2015 - 26 Feb 2015
4 night minimum stay
€360
for 4 nights
From
€75
From
€85
Fri,Sat
€550
€1,310
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
3GSM
28 Feb 2015 - 6 Mar 2015
5 night minimum stay
€810
for 5 nights
From
€150
€1,010
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
Temporada media
8 Mar 2015 - 30 Mar 2015
3 night minimum stay
€345
for 3 nights
From
€95
From
€100
Fri,Sat,Sun
€720
€1,360
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €12 per night, per additional guest
 
Temporada media
6 Apr 2015 - 26 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
€360
for 3 nights
From
€100
From
€110
Fri,Sat
€730
€1,610
 
 
PRIMAVERA SOUND week
27 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
5 night minimum stay
€760
for 5 nights
From
€140
€940
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest
 
High season
1 Jun 2015 - 16 Jun 2015
3 night minimum stay
€405
for 3 nights
From
€115
From
€125
Fri,Sat,Sun
€800
€1,760
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €12 per night, per additional guest
 
SONAR week
17 Jun 2015 - 21 Jun 2015
5 night minimum stay
€760
for 5 nights
From
€140
€960
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
22 Jun 2015 - 14 Jul 2015
4 night minimum stay
€560
for 4 nights
From
€125
From
€125
Fri,Sat
€860
€1,760
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €12 per night, per additional guest
 
High season +
15 Jul 2015 - 16 Aug 2015
5 night minimum stay
€720
for 5 nights
From
€130
From
€140
Fri,Sat
€960
€1,660
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
High season
17 Aug 2015 - 30 Sep 2015
4 night minimum stay
€520
for 4 nights
From
€115
€780
€1,660
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
€345
for 3 nights
From
€95
From
€90
Fri,Sat
€680
€1,460
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €12 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit €250
Cleaning fee €49.59 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%
Stay tax €0.75 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 11 years.
Notes To confirm the booking there is 2 ways:
A- Using my personal paypal/bank account transfer 35% in advance (always my full name on the details) . And the balance by cash at check in or by Paypal friends mode.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in La Ribera El Borne in Ciutat Vella

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 40 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • baño 1 - Bath with Shower
  • The bathroom has a small bath with shower. It's a small bathroom but very bright and pleasant. Bath bathe ideal for young children.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • The room has a large bed of 150x200 cm / 60 in. Addition of a large wardrobe of 200cm x 60cm and a desk. The room is a must to go to the bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
RATES SHOWN ARE UP 2 PEOPLE. EACH PERSON EXTRA is 8 to 12 € / night TO MAXIMUM OF 4 PEOPLE Kids under 3 years old don't pay extra. Older count as guest. The landlord also provides a baby cot and a baby seat free of charge. No parties are allowed. Nor in the flat nor in the terrace. please respect the neighbor. Smoking is not allowed inside the apartment but yes in the terrace. 250 euros deposit against damage & keys to pay in cash on arrival returned on departure, 50 euros cleaning charge deducted. (It is said in the quote) Please note: For arrivals from 21.00hrs to 23.00hrs there is a supplement of 25.00€. This is increased to 40€ if your arrival is after 23.00hrs. This charge is not included in the price quoted below. Special tourist TAX of 0,75/day/person (up to 7 night) not included. Will be deducted from deposit.

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