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Your Luxury Home In The Heart Of Barcelona

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury 3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment In Eixample Close To Plaza Catalunya

This stylish, quiet and light 3 bedroom apartment is situated in the L'Eixample, a district with beautiful and classically designed buildings created in the late 19th Century, bordering the (Ciutat Vella) the old City. We are just a 5 minute walk to Plaza Catalunya and the gourmet food emporium of El Corte Ingles, or the fashionable shopping on Passeig de Gracia. In the Gothic quarter the fresh food market “Mercat de Santa Caterina” its great restaurant & the beautiful Palau Musica and Las Ramblas are also a short walk. Head east & in 5 minutes you will find 'Parc De La Ciutadella' from there you can meander through the streets of 'El Born' and pass some time in the small eclectic bars, shops and restaurants of the area.

For something different visit the beach at Barceloneta, a short taxi ride, 25min walk, or 2 stops on the metro L4 from Sant Pere. There are plenty of things to do on the beach, windsurfing and kite surfing are popular. You can also enjoy a refreshing drink from one of the many beach bars, Chiringuito Pez Vela is one of the best, or just soak up the warmth of the Spanish sun. We provide a beach towel (on request) for each guest at Sant Pere.

Sant Pere is in a beautiful modernist building, an 'Edificio Senorial', and has a fabulous entrance. The apartment reached by elevator, is on the 2nd floor, overlooking a central courtyard area 'Manzana', with other interesting modernist architecture and terraces.

Being in a residential community Sant Pere will not be suitable for Hen or Stag nights or groups wishing to late night party.

We provide WiFi internet access throughout the apartment, 'Smart' flat screen TV, a dock for charging and playing music on your iPhone, iPad etc. A WiFi printer/scanner from which you can print your check-in details or other important docs from your iPhone, iPad, android or laptop.

The kitchen has seating for 4-5 comfortably, fitted gas hob,oven, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer,ironing board etc, ( separate utility area)

Bedroom one is spacious, has a king size bed which can be made into two singles 90 x 200cm

Bedroom 2 has a Queen-size bed 160 X 200cm with an en-suite bathroom (shower, bidet,etc), fitted wardrobe,dressing area. There are glass doors (full length opening doors) overlooking the 'manzana'.

Bedroom 3 has 2 singles (90 X190cm) It also has an ante room with view to the Manzana with full length opening doors.

The 2nd bathroom opposite bedroom 1 has a shower 110X80cm Toilet, Bidet etc.

The living area is spacious, with a dining area, living space with two 3 seater sofas, coffee table etc, plus an area with a desk and fully opening doors to the 'manzana'

The apartment is heated or air-conditioned from a simple control in the living room.

100% cotton linen and towels are provided.

Easy access to the airport, with the airport buses from Plaza Catalunya just a few minute walk away. The metro at Urquinaona with line L1 & L4 ( L4, two stops to the beach at Barceloneta ) and Taxis are on the corner of our block.

More Details

Owner
Bea and Stephen Garforth
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2017

About Bea and Stephen Garforth

Bea and Stephen come from an artistic background & you will see Bea's flair for style and comfort in the apartment with natural linen and cotton fabrics, with many of Steve’s ( a pro-photographer) photographs and original art. They have previous experience of discerning rental clients with their beautiful 12th century Priory (now sold) and are very excited by their new adventure in the heart of Barcelona. They have created this peaceful and comfortable apartment, a real home, for you to enjoy.

Bea and Stephen Garforth purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Bea and Stephen Garforth chose Eixample

We fell in love with this apartment because it is in a most beautiful palatial modernist house in L'Eixample, a district with some superb classically designed buildings constructed in the late 19th Century, yet within walking distance of the old city & many sites in central Barcelona. The apartment is spacious light and quiet a great place to come home to after a busy day in Barcelona.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a fantastic time in Barcelona and loved the flat We also appreciate all the great suggestions in the book. Also Rachel was great. Very helpful! Your suggestions were great and we ate at Aqua twice and at a few of the other recommendations too! There is so much to do and see in Barcelona, I am sure we will come back again. We will certainly recommend your lovely flat as we really enjoyed it. The book full of suggestions was very useful.

The only suggestion I could think of that might help people, concerns Barcelona's layout of the underground. A more explicit indication in your book of the underground system might be useful.

The apartment was well appointed, and we loved the way it was decorated. Also so nice to open up the windows and look out onto the courtyard! It was great to be able to print out boarding passes from the printer (much appreciated) and the bottle of wine was a welcome gesture! In all, we could think of nothing that we would want changed. The area was great and so convenient.

Thank you so much for everything. We have some fond memories of our time in Barcelona and would love to return. We will certainly highly recommend your flat to others and appreciate all you did to make our stay so great.



With Kindest Regards,
Jul 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Dreta de l'Eixample in Eixample

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bedroom 3 has 2 singles ( 90 X190cm)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Bedroom 2 has an ensuite bathroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King size bed can be divided into 2 single 90 x 200cm beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 49 reviews
5

A very roomy and updated apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Located in a great area, close to many landmarks. The apartment was very nice, clean and quiet. The air conditioning was also a plus!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Francisco
5

Great Barcelona Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

This was the most comfortable apartment my husband and I have rented since we've been touring Europe the past decade. It's well-appointed and clean, in a secure building in a central location. It would be great for families as well. We appreciated the air conditioning because a few days were muggy. The living room has two couches, perfect for relaxing while planning upcoming adventures. The booking process was seamless and on-site manager Juan was great. We will definitely plan to stay here again. We especially enjoyed exploring the small streets and tapas eateries in the nearby Born district.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great place to stay with a family

  • 5 of 5

We could not fault the property .Modern and very well decorated ,spotlessly clean and in a superb location for exploring Barcelona. The apartment is situated in the district of Born which is full of Spanish charm and crammed with interesting streets full of great bars and restaurants. You are within walking distance of plenty of places of interest eg. Sargrada Famillia , The Picasso museum and the chocolate museum . The metro is a stones throw away if you wish to go further a field and there is a very good. supermarket a minutes walk from the apartment . Despite its central location it is very quiet ( although we timed our stay when renovations were being done next door so a bit of banging and drilling which would not ordinarily be the case) . Finally but my no means least the manager ,Juan was charming and could not be more helpful. We would have no hesitation in recommending the property.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ontario Canada
5

The PERFECT home away from home

  • 5 of 5

There is anything about this apartment that we didn't love. The personal touch (thanks Juan and Diane), the incredible location, and perfectly appointed apartment made us feel at home immediately. It was quiet but we were minutes away from shops, great restaurants and local life. Grocery store literally out the front door made it easy to get settled. The beds were super comfortable - a big thing for us. We would go back in a heart beat!! I spent hours looking for a rental. Shouldn't have. This one is perfect!! If I could give it a 10/5 Instead of 5/5 i would

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect quiet flat in clean very central location

  • 5 of 5

The owners have thought of everything to make sure you can fully enjoy your time in Barcelona. The unit is impeccable. The beds are excellent. The amenities and local advice were exceptional. From pre-arranged driver pick-up at airport (for a reasonable fee) and greetings at building by agent, not a detail was overlooked, and many additional perks were made available including a detailed binder of suggestions, a printer in case you needed to print tickets etc, and clear directions on how to stay safe. Worth every penny.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Experience!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 (with 3 kids ages 16, 16 and 13) just returned from Spain where we spent 3 lovely nights at this charming and well equipped Barcelona apartment. We had a very pleasant experience from start to finish. Diana was a pleasure to deal with - she was very responsive throughout the entire process and answered all of our questions in a timely manner. The apartment itself is very nice and well equipped and has everything that we needed - including all kitchen necessities and laundry equipment. The apartment is extremely quiet and comfortable and is also very well situated within walking distance of everything. Juan met us at the apartment right on time and provided great information about restaurants and sites. He was polite and professional. We would highly recommend this listing and would definitely stay here again. Classy and easy to deal with.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Plaça Catalunya
Barri Gòtic
Barceloneta Beach
Parc de la Ciutadella
Arc de Triomf
Palau de la Musica Catalana
Passeig del Born
Barri Gòtic
La Pedrera
Barcelona Beaches
Old City Barcelona
La Boqueria
La Sagrada Família
Casa Milà
Las Ramblas
Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Barcelona-El Prat Airport
Nearest Train
150 Metres
Metro Urquinaona
Nearest Beach
2.5 Kilometres
Barceloneta
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Dreta de l'Eixample, Barcelona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£877
for 3 nights
From
£247
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £49 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £314.15
Online booking fee £26.93
Final cleaning fee £107.71
nightly tourist tax £2.02

Prices are for up to 4 people. €330 per night for 5 people. €385 per night for 6 people. Final cleaning fee €120 for 1-5 people. €150 for 5-6 people. Please contact owners directly for seasonal offers & occasional promotions

Special rates and conditions apply for certain events such as the Mobile World Congress, Grand Prix, Easter, Christmas and New Year. Please ask us for a quotation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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