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2 Charming Apartments Ideally Located Barcelona Historic City Centre

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Last updated: 07/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ciutat Vella apartment description

2 charming and independent 55 sq m apartments next door to the other ( same building and floor) composed of a spacious living room divided into 2 areas, the dining area with capacity for up to 4 people and the lounge area with 2 sofas, 1 of them a double sofa bed, the other a lounge non foldable couch, a large fully fitted kitchen with all modern conveniences like a washingmachine, dishwasher, kettle, coffee maker, etc, the bathroom benefits from full modernisation with an en suite bath in apartment# 1 and a walk in shower in apartment# 2 and a heat towel rail, the double bedroom is exterior and offers linen and towels and the balcony overlooks a tree lined cobbled street.
Both apartments have been carefully restored keeping charming original features like the wooden ceiling beams and modernised to the highest modern standards ( dvd library, WiFi, Air Conditioning, central heating, flat screen tv) so you can have the best of both worlds.


Location, its best asset: Their best advantage is their location, as it's in 5-10 min walk from most of the city´s tourist attractions and sights. Thus, in 5 min walk you find the Gothic Quarter, the Cathedral, the modernist Palace of Music, the monument of Arc Triomf, the biggest parc in town with the Zoo within, ruins, Picasso Museum, the 2nd oldest food markets, 2 different metro lines and the train direct to the airport.
In 10 min walk you find: the beach, the Port, the 2 main shopping streets and the most famous avenue avenue in town ( Rambles).
The apartments are located in the trendiest area, the Born wirth its narrow streets and alleyways, little leafy squares, art galleries and museums and the greatest restaurant concentration in town.

There´s a car parking at the end of the street that costs 90€/week.

The central bus station in town is in a 10 minute walk from the apartment and the train station in 5 minutes walk and takes you directly to the airport in 33minutes ( trains every 30minutes)

WiFi, AC, central heating, dvd library: The apartment is fully equipped. Thus, it provides WiFi ( free of charge for our visitors), Air Conditioning in the livingroom and in the bedroom, central heating, and many other amenities such as a 60+ dvd collection in different languages, towels and bed linen, an iron, hair dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, coffee maker, kettle, microwave, oven..

Fully equipped kitchen and bathroom: The bedroom comes with towels and bed linen.

In the kitchen you find an iron, washing machine, dishwasher, coffee maker, kettle, microwave, oven, fridge freezer, dishes and cutlery.

In the bathroom you also find a hair dryer, soap, etc

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 55 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

          • Bedroom apartment# 1: 1 double, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • The bedroom has been fitted in rustic style and has 1 double bed ( 2.00 by 1.40 meters, or 6.6 by 4. 7 foot), on the living room there is a double sofa bed ( 2,00 by 140 meters or 6.6 by 4.7 foot). A cot can be provided upon request (ask owner)....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom apartment# 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

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          • Bathroom benefits from full modernisation. A hair-dryer is also provided In Apt 1 bathroom has a bathtub and a shower, whereas in Apt 2 there is a walk in shower...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • The balcony overlooks a cobbled one way tree lined street. A cot can be provided upon request ( ask owner for prices). The apartment has air conditioning, central heating and ceiling fans. In the living room there’s a double sofa bed. The Kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, kettle, coffee and juice makers, toaster. We also provide a hair-dryer. Smoking is only allowed on the balcony. We also provide a collection of 70 DVDs in each apartment in case you wanted to stay in the apartment. The free WiFi runs through fibre optic and has up to 100 Mbps. Cable/ satellite tv in both apartments...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • VCR
              • Video Library
              • Audio Tape Player
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • Television

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo
              • Ruins

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Sight Seeing
              • Beachcombing

              local services and businesses

              • Babysitter
              • Massage Therapist
              • Hospital
              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Downtown

              sports and adventure activities

              • Water Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Living Room
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Internet
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Sunbed
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Sofa Bed

                  Kitchen

                  • Kitchen
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Stove
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                      • Balcony
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High season
                      Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      €115
                      €770

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €5 per night, per additional guest

                      Mid season
                      Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      €100
                      €670

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €5 per night, per additional guest

                      Low season
                      Nov 1 - Dec 22, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      €90
                      €600

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €5 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      The price is for 1-2 people. Extra people, ask the owner.

                      Long rentals discounts.

                      A 10% is required to book the apartment. A cleaning fee ( 35 Euros) will apply

                      A 100 Euro deposit against damages fully returnable on departure will be paid on arrival.

                      Minnimum stay is 4 nights, occasionally shorter stays are accepted; ask owner


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                      Last updated: 07/08/2014
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                      Location

                      14 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Barcelona
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Barcelona
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      beach

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      The apartments are located in the Old Town, exactly in the Born district, which is the trendiest area in town right now, with its charming squares, narrow streets, innovative restaurants, museums ( like Picasso Museum), art galleries and lively bars.

                      The city of Barcelona is the 2nd largest city in Spain and Catalonia´s capital. It has a wealth of history as you can see on its architecture and is a very important city in Southern Europe because of its culture, economics, metropolitan feel, life style and key location as it has beach and mountain.

                      Barcelona is worldwide famous for its narrow streets and charming squares in the Gothic Quarter, the coast line with several city beaches, its Modernist architecture (a particular form of Art Nouveau that took place here), its cosmopolitan feel and its laid back life style.

                      The Old Town, where the apartment is located ( in local language Ciutat Vella) is where most tourist sites in the are located: Rambles, beach, Picasso Museum, Port..

                      Other Activities: Sightseeing, museums, shopping, cultural activities, beach and night life

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1995

                      About the owner: My name is Carlos and I was born in Barcelona city where I have lived most of my life. In 1994 moved into the Old Town and a year later bought what I call in this advert apartment #1 where I had been living until I started renting it out. I love Barcelona and I specially love this neighbourhood, definetely the most charming in the city.

                      Why the Owner Chose Ciutat Vella:
                      It is ideally located in the center of the historic Old Town, in a street that exists since the 14th century and it is in walking distance to most sights in the city and the area is stepped in history.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      Being in a stone's throw from most sights and various underground stops, plus stepping into history tracing back to the Middle Ages. Equally, the highest concentration in town of restaurants is at your doorstep, the Born, as well as the main commercial centers and independent shops. Finally, but not least, the beach is in 12 minutes walk from the apartment


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                      Speaks: english, french, german, italian, spanish, Catalan

                       

                      Photos

                      • Lounge area & balcony

                        Lounge area & balcony

                      • Lounge area, main sofa

                        Lounge area, main sofa

                      • dining area

                        dining area

                      • 2 sofas, one a sofabed

                        2 sofas, one a sofabed

                      • Apartment#2 main sofa and bookcase

                        Apartment#2 main sofa and bookcase

                      • Apartment #2, kitchen & bedroom at far end

                        Apartment #2, kitchen & bedroom at far end

                      • Apartment#2 kitchen, other angle

                        Apartment#2 kitchen, other angle

                      • Apt. 2 bathroom

                        Apt. 2 bathroom

                      • bedroom with window

                        bedroom with window

                      • Bedroom aparmtn#2

                        Bedroom aparmtn#2

                      • View from the balcony to square

                        View from the balcony to square

                      • Street of apartment

                        Street of apartment

                      • Apartment #2, livingroom

                        Apartment #2, livingroom

                      • Apartment# 2 lounge area

                        Apartment# 2 lounge area

                      • Apartment# 2 dining area

                        Apartment# 2 dining area

                      • Apartment# 2 livingroom, 2 sofas, one a sofabed

                        Apartment# 2 livingroom, 2 sofas, one a sofabed

                      • kitchen & bedroom at far end

                        kitchen & bedroom at far end

                      • Kitchen from bedroom

                        Kitchen from bedroom

                      • bathroom

                        bathroom

                      • Handbasin apartment #2

                        Handbasin apartment #2

                      • bedroom_main view

                        bedroom_main view

                      • Apartment# 2 bedroom, other angle

                        Apartment# 2 bedroom, other angle

                      • View from the balcony, to the right

                        View from the balcony, to the right

                      • Square next to apartment, other angle

                        Square next to apartment, other angle

                      €90 - €115 per night (EUR)
                      31

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 07/08/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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                      Speaks: english, french, german, italian, spanish, Catalan
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