|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
For value, comfort and access to the sights , this is the place, where you can experience the real Barcelona lifestyle. NOTE: all of these descriptions come from guest comments. My English is not good enough to express all of these wonderful thoughts....
It is a gorgeous apartment in the absolute BEST location of Barcelona, on the tree-lined avenue PASSEIG PUJADES, a pleasant, quiet and SAFE residential neighborhood.
Everything that you need is nearby. There are 2 fully stocked grocery stores, restaurants, terrace-cafes, laundry and a pharmacy, on your door step.
It is truly an amazing location and is within walking distance of nearly all the sites, but you can escape the crowds of the OLD CITY with just a short walk.
For those who prefer to travel by tram or bus, they are located around the corner. In addition, the train and subway station ARC DE TRIOMF is a 5 minutes away.
You can dash around the city all day and into the wee hours of the night and return here to a cozy environment. It is so nice to come home from a day of crowded sightseeing to this “oasis”.
Along the way to the traditional FOOD MARKET “Santa Caterina” - an excellent place to go for gourmet shopping- you can stop in one of the terrace cafes and in few minutes you get in the medieval neighborhood EL BORN.
The beaches and La Rambla is a 15 min. walk
The APARTMENT is immaculately CLEAN, well-equipped and is exactly as shown in the photos.
DOUBLE BEDROOM with two European twin beds (3” wider than US twin and 6’7” long) are almost like a double bed and as long as a king size bed and very comfortable. Baby cot on request.
SINGLE BEDROOM and a fold-up bed can be extra placed if requested.
LIVING/DININGROOM: TV Satellite, CD, WiFi internet connection, Books (in English). It has a big MAP of Barcelona on the wall with all the sites shown.
KITCHEN: Refrigerator, freezer, electric cooker, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, juicer, kettle, washing machine, ironing equipment.
BATHROOM. with shower, hair dryer, TOWELS provided
You´ll see I have a reputation for service and assitance beyond expectation.I WILL MEET YOU ON ARRIVAL
Guests are further reassured that I AM ON HAND all time for any help, that would make your stay even more enjoyable.
Reading the REVIEWS made by previous guests might also help you decide and find out more from a traveler`s perspective.
PERFECT PREPARATION FOR OUR CRUISE
Dolores' apartment was the perfect accommodation for our family as we took three days in Barcelona prior to our Mediterranean cruise. We found the place to be very clean and comfortable, which allowed us to quickly recover from our "red-eye" flight from the US. Dolores is the perfect host, welcoming and briefing us on all the essentials for local shops and dining, as well as how to navigate the excellent public transit system. She gave us great advice and direction to see the many wonderful features of Barcelona. We were very happy with the location, several public transit options within a block, and the Parc Ciutadella just across the street. Breakfast on the terrace was a delight..
Kevin and Joani Golden, Colorado, USA
AMAZING APARTMENT and WONDERFUL LOCATION
The apartment was exactly as shown in the photos, well laid out and very clean.
At first I thought having single beds would be too small but they are almost like a double bed and as long as a king size bed and very comfortable.
We enjoyed the coffee and cakes that Dolores left us upon our arrival out on the lovely balcony overlooking the park across the street. There is a fully stocked grocery store around the corner which helped as.
Dolores was very helpful and not only had a ton of brochures but also a map on the wall with all the sites shown and how to get to them, she also suggested a few places to dine which we went to and found them all excellent, no disappointments at all.
The apartment and location was perfect and I'd highly recommend staying there while in Barcelona .Bren (Ontario, Canada)
DOLORES APARTMENT IS A JEWEL IN BARCELONA
Thank you so much for the use of your wonderful apartment and specially for making it so much like a home away from home.
The coffee, milk, and muffins were also so very much appreciated the morning we woke up!We sat on the balcony and played cards every evening before dinner.
We enjoyed watching the green birds that looked a little like parrots and we think we heard the elephant from the zoo once. While walking down Wellington Street one evening,we saw the lion up behind the fence and it roared at us! It was such a sight! Judy and family - Danville, CA - US
LOVELY APARTMENT and TERRIFIC TOURIST INFORMATION
For value, comfort, and access to the sights and sounds of Barcelona, this is the place. Everything you need is here in the apartment. Its central location, opposite a large park, allows for a leisurely walk for relaxation and / or desired services.
But, its strength is its host-Dolores. She is genuinely friendly and committed to seeing that your stay is an enjoyable one. Her numerous suggestions as to what to see and do, and her walking and driving tours, will get you to the "real" Barcelona.BC, Canada
I am Dolores, the owner of the apartment . I was born in Barcelona and I have been living just round the corner from this apartment for 40 years.
I am retired, so I have time to manage the apartment by myself. I take care of my guests personally. I am on hand for any help! I WILL MEET YOU ON ARRIVAL.
I live here because I believe it is one of the best places to stay in Barcelona, close to everything.
The crowds and the noise of the city fade when you are in the apartment, yet you are able to enjoy your breakfast and cocktails on the terrace, gazing at the activities below....joggers, bikers, people enjoying their coffee, it is a fascinating scene.
I LET MY GUESTS speak:
This was my third stay in Barcelona and each time I have rented this apartment from Dolores. She is gracious and helpful and will give guidance, if desired, about the attractions, neighborhoods and restaurants of Barcelona.
The apartment is very clean and well appointed with a great kitchen for cooking meals with the food that you purchase in the near by Santa Catarina Market or from the almost nearby Boqueria Market.
The balcony overlooks the beautiful Parc de la Ciutadella and you are short stroll from the old city, but removed from the hustle and bustle. In short, a perfect location.
Metro and bus lines are nearby that connect to all parts of the city and region. It is easy to make day trips to Sitges and Tarragona for example. I highly recommend Dolores and her apartment.
We enjoyed Christmas here in Barcelona. So pretty,magical,relaxed, and even had our favourite Christmas movie "Mujercitas". We loved visiting Santa Maria del Mar Church for midnight services, and the "Magic Fountaine" on Christmas night.
Thank you Dolores, for orienting us so well. This was our first trip to Barcelona and we would all love to return!.
P.S. We "Seattle" folks loved seeing the sun, the beautiful balcony, + living roomto enjoy it.
My husband and I had the good fortune to stay here twice, the first time for six nights and then after a week of traveling through Galicia and Asturias, another three nights before we returned to the U.S. This is an amazing apartment, conveniently located to the bus stop, the metro, Parc Cuidadella, a grocery store and several local eateries. The apartment is very spacious, quiet and comfortable with the lift just steps away from the front door. The balcony is a definite plus. We enjoyed coffee and croissants (from the grocery store) every morning listening to the morning sounds of Barcelona. What a treat! Dolores is an amazing hostess and tour guide. She gave us great information and suggestions for enjoying her city and we are very thankful that we took her up on her recommendations. Have pencil and paper ready! We would definitely return to this apartment in Barcelona in the future. Thank you, Dolores, for a great stay in your apartment.
We found this apartment on VRBO after looking at what seemed like an endless number of possible places to stay. At the end of the day the reviews and the balcony picture sold us on this apartment. As it turns out the most awesome part of our stay was Dolores - who took it upon herself to be our personal Barcelona expert and tour guide. Thank you Dolores! We loved Barcelona and getting a chance to get to know you. The apartment is comfortable and is perfectly located so close to many attractions and public transportation (I would avoid having a car in Barcelona personally). We would definitely stay here again!
We very much enjoyed this apt. which was clean and handy to many sites we wanted to see. A lovely balcony overlooks Passeig Pujades and gives a constant view of city life. Delores was so friendly and magnificent in greeting us and giving us many ideas of things to see and how to get around. We did not have a car and used the bus system but mostly just walked to sites and restaurants. A very homey feel. The balcony is a real plus! Quite quiet even though in a busy area.
Travelling with my two kids (12 an 10 years old), it was a breath of fresh air to have such a warm welcome by Dolores when we arrived. We also had the great surprise to discover she speaks French! She explained everything in detail for us and was very kind. The apartment itself was perfect, being at a walking distance from the beach, the old neighbourhood and in front of a magnificient park where we could play pingpong (paddles and balls included) at the end of a great day in Barcelona. I couldn't recommand it more!
We had a wonderful stay at this apartment. The location was perfect. It was very private and located right across the street from a beautiful park and you could smell beautiful flowers when you sat on the balcony. The location was perfect with the bus stop right in front. Every evening you could walk out to fantastic cafes, restaurants, and shoppes. The grocery store was right around the corner with fresh baked breads, and beautiful fruits and vegetables. We could walk to the Picasso museum in 10 minutes, the beach in 20 minutes, and the subway in 5 minutes. The neighborhood was perfect without being congested. The apartment was very clean with everything you needed to make your stay comfortable. Dolores was an excellent hostess and very helpful with information that made our visit to Barcelona a wonderful trip. We will definitely return.
Wow is Dolores fantastic.. She even had a map on the wall with all of the popular sites highlighted and pictures surround the map! You have to see it. Dolores is extremely helpful and Marta is a spectacular stand in.
The apartment may need some updating ( please don't be offended ) The elevator is a plus and wifi!! A balcony that overlooks the park, minutes from the trains steps from the bus and only short walks to many great locations. A market is around the corner and if you are lazy one night there are several restaurants on the same block. Hang out near the beach ( dinner on the Mediterranean ) or zoo or park or el Born (My favorite) Picsso or the Gothic district .. It's all less than a 20 minute walk
Travel up the coast to the beaches and you have to see the Salvador Dali museum ..
I never used apartments when away but was traveling with my 2- year old daughter . We had plea to of space and everything was clean. I can not express enough how helpful Dolores was throughout the process so if this is your first time too or new to Barcelona please do not hesitate to contact her.
Yes I loved Barcelona and Dolores gave me a home while away
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event Price|
28 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 5 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rates are based on 2 guests; add 20Euros/ night, per additional guest.
Final cleaning fee €40
Children under 4 years old, free charge.
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.