Barcelona ***Fantastic Location *** Gothic Quarter Luxury(51 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Luxury Spacious 3 Bedroom Apartment. 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5-6)
Luxury three bedroom apartment in Barcelona's emblematic Gothic quarter, in Carrer de la Mercé. Near to the Cathedral of La Merced - Barcelona's patron Saint - and right in the heart of 'Old Barcelona'.
Beautifully renovated, fully air-conditioned apartment in an historic building with every comfort and decorated to the highest standards. Located just off the seafront, only five minutes' walk from the famous Ramblas in one direction and The Born in the opposite direction. Surrounded by myriad restaurants and tapas bars.
Medieval sights abound mixed in with shops of every description and sidewalk café life. A short stroll takes you to the Port Vell--Barcelona's beautiful old port, lined with restaurants and museums and location of Barcelona's acquarium and the Marenostrum shopping and entertainment complex. From there, you can take the cable car to Montjuic - location of the Spanish Village and the Miró Foundation - for amazing views of Barcelona and the port.
Walk the other way and you are in front of Barcelona's medieval cathedral and near to Plaza Catalunya. The Picasso museum is a few minute's walk, in the heart of The Born. Wander along to The Ramblas and soak up the colors, sights and aromas of the famous La Boquería market - a great place for lunch. A few minutes further on brings you to the MACBA, Barcelona's museum of Contemporary Art.
The apartment is a genuine home from home with 4 metre ceilings and balcony. Large and comfortable living/dining room with original works of art, satellite TV, WIFI and iPod/iPhone/iPad dock; fully equipped kitchen, central air conditioning throughout, central heating, two bathrooms, washer and dryer. Easy access to the airport, train stations and minutes from two metro stations.
Booking Process - feel free to book online, with a booking fee ("VRBO Service Fee" 10% and online booking fee of 20€) or email me to book DIRECTLY at no extra fee.
Keywords: Apartment, Barcelona, Gothic Quarter, luxury, three bedrooms
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Member since: 2007
- On floor 2
- 100 m²
- Max. occupancy 6
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Free Long Distance:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items:
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $33 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Online Booking Fee $21.79
- Refundable Damage Deposit $381.32
- final cleaning fee $163.42
- Tax Rate 10%
Prices are for up to 4 people. €300 per night for 5 people. €330 per night for 6 people. Final cleaning fee €150 for up to 5 people. €200 for 6 people. Tourist tax of 0.72 euros per person per night is payable in cash upon arrival.
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:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Barcelona Acquarium nearby. Private guided tours of Barcelona can be arranged on request. Bicycle rental and tours. Segway tours. Boating and Hot Air Ballooning. Visits to vineyards can be arranged.
Barcelona's medieval catherdral is a short stroll through the Gothic Quarter and near to Plaza Catalunya. The Picasso museum is just a few minutes away, in the heart of the Born.
Wander along to the Ramblas and soak up the colors, sights and sounds of the famous La Boquería market - a great place to have lunch. A few minutes further on brings you to the MACBA, Barcelona's museum of Contemporary Art.
Paseo de Gracia, with its famous Gaudi buildings - Casa Batllò and La Pedrera - is a short taxi ride away. Paseo de Gracia runs from the Plaza Catalunya up to Diagonal and is home to all the best designer shops.
The iconic Sagrada Familia - Gaudí's famous unfinished cathedral - is just a 15 minutes taxi ride.
Moving around Barcelona is easy: taxis are cheap and plentiful and public transport works really well. Two metro lines are only 5 mins away. The hop on/hop off Touristic Bus also stops nearby and is a great way to see the city.
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: Pleased to meet you! We love the location of our apartment - right in the heart of the Gothic Quarter - walking distance from just about everything. We have lived in Catalonia for over twenty years. Rita spent 20 years in the hotel business worldwide and understands what travellers want. John is an international art consultant. We want to help you enjoy this wonderful city by making you feel right at home in very comfortable surroundings.
Why the Owner Chose El Barri Gòtic, Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain:
Barcelona is such a great city! We both visited Barcelona before we met and had an instant love affair with the city and its people. We wanted to buy an apartment which we could use to explore Barcelona and experience the sights, sounds and aromas that make Barcelona such a great place to visit. There is no place so emblematic than Barcelona's Gothic Quarter and we chose an apartment that gives us the comfort of home within walking distance to all the sights in the historic part of the city.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
We love strolling over to the famous Ramblas and visiting the incredible La Boqueria market which recently celebrated its 150th anniversary - unique in all of Europe. Some of our favorite restaurants are just minutes away by foot or taxi. We love walking along the boardwalk on the Barceloneta beach at sunset.
- Primary: +34 679959456 Speaks: English, Spanish
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Our spacious living/dining room with french doors to balcony.
Our restored 16th century building
the living/dining room has 4 meter ceilings!
The Master bedroom with door to enclosed laundry patio.
Full size bathtub and shower.
Bedroom 3 with single bed.
Another view of the Master bedroom with door to bathroom.
The beautiful Old Port (Port Vell) with Montjuic in the background.
The beach at Barceloneta is a 15 minute walk from the apartment.
The Arc de Triomf, Parc de la Ciutadella (City Park).
Passeig del Born.
The old Customs Building, Port Vell
Our elegant entrance
Entering the apartment.
The fully fitted kitchen has everything you need!
Ensuite bathroom to Master bedroom
Bedroom 2 with either a king size bed or two single beds.
Bathroom 2 has just been beautifully renovated - new photo to come!
Calle Merce is a pedestrian street one block from the Old Port.
The park leading to the Port Vell, just across Passeig Colom.
Casa Batllò on Passeig de Gràcia.
Palau de la Musica.
Welcome to the Port of Barcelona!
The cruise terminal taken from the Montjuic cable car.
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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