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APPARTMENT CENTRAL BARCELONA,BORN, QUIET SAFE SUNNY

Maria

Speaks french, portuguese, spanish, english
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Maria

Speaks french, portuguese, spanish, english
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APPARTMENT CENTRAL BARCELONA,BORN, QUIET SAFE SUNNY

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in La Ribera El Borne - Pn

1BR apt with park views close to beach,Ramblas,Picasso, Gaudi,

Cozy apartment in typical building of Born district (1890 )downtown combining a rustic style with all modern conveniences. Having 3 large wooden windows w/ balcony/patio you will enjoy a lot of daylight and amazing views to trees and parrots within the heart of Old Town.

The apartment is composed of one large fully equipped kitchen with microwave, kettle, fruit juice and coffe makers. The balcony/patio has a small table w/chair

One large living room with 2 comfortable sofas (one with a convertible double bed), a dining table for 4. It also has a large window/balcony/patio with incredible open views to tree-lined avenue.

One large bedroom with a double bed, closet and chest of drawers with mirror. One charming bathrooom with full bath tub and shower, washer, hair dryer and iron. It is decorated with authentic catalan tiles on walls.The original wooden beams and windows give a warm and 'homey' feel to the apartment. The apartment has air conditioning and heating.

Excellent location from where to explore other destinatios in Catalonia, such as Girona, Tarragona, Montserrat. Check also nearby property (#264511)in Sitges famous town on Mediterranean coast

Keywords: Apartment, Born/Ribera, Historic Downtown Barcelona,Ramblas, beach, Picasso, Miro, Museum, gastronomy, wine, Catalonia, Gaudi, sagrada familia, FC Barcelona, park,

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Guestbook comments from the owner
Appréciation postée le 06/08/2010 par Catherine (Catherine Thibault)



Etat de cette appréciation: En ligne



Titre: Bel appartement très bien situé



Commentaire:

Nous avons beaucoup apprécié notre séjour à Barcelone. Cet appartement est situé dans un très beau secteur tranquille près de l'animation de Barcelone. Nous avons pleinement profité des quartiers Gothic, Ramblas & Ribera, où règne l'animation toute la journée jusqu'au coucher. Il y a un charmant restaurant avec terrasse à l'entrée de l'immeuble. Je vous recommande cette location.
Aug 2010
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Maria

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2008
Speaks french, portuguese, spanish, english

My name is Carola. I will be happy to tell you about our neighbourhood and other areas of Barcelona, Sitges, Catalonia

It is a colourful district, so easy to walk to museums (Picasso Museum), theaters (Liceo Theater), modernist building (Palace of Music), Gothic Quarter (Cathedral) shops I(Portal del Angel), markets (Santa Catherina Market), restaurants (4 Gats) and bars. The Ciutadella park is almost across the street and just behind is the beach (Barceloneta).

It is 5 min. to metro line and railway 'Arco de triunfo', 5 min. to bus Station del Norte ( to go to Girona, Figueras), 10 min. to main railway station de Francia. It is really the best location from where to discover Catalonia and the local lively neighborhood.

The unique feature of this apartment (compared to similar apartments in this area) is its amazing open views overlooking trees (with parrots) from all main rooms, which give you a lot of light, sunshine, and privacy even though you are in the very heart of Old Town.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

4.8
based on 34 holidaymaker reviews

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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 34 reviews
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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
St. Michaels MD USA
5

WE LOVED IT !

  • 5 out of 5
This apartment was perfect , it was sunny and had everything we needed . It was in a perfect location , we would love to come back and stay right here. The furnishings were beautiful and the little balconies and the trees outside the window made it feel secluded even while being in the heart of the city. We could walk everywhere but used the hop on hop off bus for a couple of days. The neighborhood was delightful with ample shops restaurants and wonderful cafes and squares. I cannot say enough ....the only issue could be stairs for those that have limitations with their health, otherwise perfecto!
  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
San Francisco, CA
5

PERFECT!

  • 5 out of 5
My husband and I stayed in this apartment from 11.2-11.11 and loved it.

Neighborhood: perfect for us- tons of great places to eat and drink, easily walkable, felt less touristy than other neighborhoods, clean, quiet at night, santa catarina market is amazing, park across the street. loved it.

Apartment: really nice. lovely views, comfortable, exactly as pictured. kitchen is pretty well equipped, washing machine works well. chandeliers in every room, we loved it. Really easy to communicate with Carola and the lovely woman who checked us in and out. We'd definitely stay here again next time!
  • Review Submitted: 18-Nov-2012
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
London ON Canada
5

THE PERFECT PLACE TO STAY

  • 5 out of 5
We loved this apartment. It was exactly as described on the website, and in previous comments. It was very clean, and well equipped. There was a great supply of reference material, and Carola had thoughtfully left some basics (water, milk, wine!, oranges). It is an excellent location, with a small market and restauraunt below, quick access to the Metro system, and walking distance from many local destinations. If we are lucky enough to return to Barcelona, we woudn't even consider looking for a different apartment, and it sure beats staying at a hotel.
  • Review Submitted: 22-Jun-2012
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
Massachusetts, USA
5

WONDERFUL APARTMENT!

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed here for five nights and had a fantastic time. The apartment is *exactly* as described and pictured, and is immaculate. We found it comfortable and lovely, and felt immediately at home. Carola met us upon arrival and was friendly and extremely helpful in pointing us to local attractions. Her shelf of travel books and maps helped as well. She had kindly stocked the refrigerator with a few items that helped get us going and added to the extra feeling of welcome. The location is fantastic--truly almost everything we wanted to do was within walking distance, including the beaches and many of the main sights of the city. We loved the three different small balconies, each with its own beautiful view. Yes, there are a few stairs to climb, but we got used to that quickly and only really noticed it the first night when we had suitcases. Thanks for a great stay, Carola!
  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2012
  • Date of Stay: May 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
Providence, RI
4

TERRIFIC APARTMENT IN A TERRIFIC LOCATION

  • 4 out of 5
Great location, very nice apartment. The bed wasn't very comfortable, but other than that it was exactly as advertised and we would definitely stay there again.
  • Review Submitted: 08-May-2012
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Appartment central Barcelona,Born, quiet safe sunny
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La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
Vancouver Island B.C. Canada
4

VANCOUVER ISLAND CANADA

  • 4 out of 5
Our 12 day stay at this charming apartment was wonderful. The pictures are very accurate, it was clean and Carola was wonderful...she was full of info on Barcelona and surrounding area and thanks to her we went to Sitges, Mt Serrat and other day trips as well as exploring all areas in Barcelona. The location was great we walked almost everywhere and transit in Barcelona is great and close by. My only complaint would have been the mattress but when you are travelling it's not like home and we made out fine. You have to be able to climb stairs at this apartment but that allows you to eat all the great food there right? Next door to the apartment is a small grocery store, restaurants and bakery's on every corner and we always found what we needed within walking distance.

We will recomend this apartment to friends who are travel buffs for sure.
  • Review Submitted: 04-May-2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: For our future guests, there is a new mattress!!! (15 May)
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Barcelona el Prat
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Barcelona
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Estacion de Francia
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
barceloneta
Car: not necessary

Ciutadella Park nearby,Barcelona beach easy walk ,

Picasso Museum nearby, Market Santa Caterina, plaza Catalunya

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Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

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Additional fees for utilities to be added for long term rentals
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 45 m²
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Internet
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Ice Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 large full bathroom with hot tub, shower, sink, wc
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Double Beds (1) the double bed is 6.6 by 4.7 ft,
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Video Library
  • Games ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • 1 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • live theater
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • shopping
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • wind-surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Ciudadella park nearby, Picasso museum, railway station to figueras, Montserrat, Sitges, barceloneta beach, port Olympic, cruise
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