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Penthouse flat & terrace in Central and Exclusive Rambla Catalunya

Dreta de l'Eixample, Barcelona, Spain
  • Condo540 sqft
  • Bedrooms1
  • Sleeps2
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay3 nights

Penthouse flat, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, 1 sitting room, 1 terrace (Sleeps 2)

This quiet and cosy flat is located on the penthouse floor of a 19th century classic building with a concierge.

The flat has a small fully equipped kitchen with a two ring hob, fridge, washing machine and cutlery, pots and pans. There is a bedroom, a sitting room and has a beautiful planted terrace with deck chairs. Also there is cable t-v and free internet via WIFI.

Barcelona’s extensive Eixample district brings together a large number of modernista buildings of great architectural value. However, it is the central part which showcases most of the buildings designed in this style. Known as the Quadrat d’Or (Golden Square), it is the place where Barcelona’s moneyed classes came to live in the flats designed by the leading architects of the day, such as Gaudí.

You will find something to suit every taste in this area, design and fashion shops, relaxing parks and a range of bars and cafes to have your morning coffee in. There are also a good number of restaurants, bars and discos for those looking for some nightlife Barcelona is so famous for.

It can be difficult to resist the temptation to stop and try out some the local pastries & coffees, drinks & tapas or have dinner in some of the most fashionable restaurants in Barcelona. Towards the bottom of L´Eixample it meets with Plaza Catalunya and the beginning of the Gothic Quarter.

The Eixample is one of the prettiest and safest districts of Barcelona. Places of interest not to miss: Plaza Catalunya, Passeig de Gracia with those beautiful Antonio Gaudi’s buildings such as La Pedrera and La Casa Battló and Plaza España that has a fountain display with lights and music in the evening time.


Philippe Bareilles

Member Since 2007
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english, french, spanish
Calendar last updated:
Apr 17, 2018
About Philippe Bareilles

Hello, I am born in 1954, I speak english, spanish and french. I was before in the movie business and studied production at NYU in 1980-1983, and since 2005 I dedicate myself to tourism. It is much quieter!

Philippe Bareilles purchased this Condo in 1995

Why Philippe Bareilles chose Dreta de l'Eixample

It is the best location in Barcelona and Barcelona is one of the best place in the world. Sea, mountains and countryside within few minutes drive.

What makes this Condo unique

This penthouse is right in the center heart of the city and it is very calm and quiet.


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Washer & Dryer
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 1 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2
        • Double Beds (1) Bed is 56 inch wide, Clean bed sheets and blankets are provided.


        • 1 Bathroom
          • 2 sets of clean towels (4) provided.

          Location Type

            • Downtown


                • Budget
                • Historic
                • Romantic
                • Tourist Attractions


                    • Guests provide their own meals


                        • Air Conditioning
                        • Elevator
                          goes to the 5th and there is another flight of stairs to get to the penthouse floor
                        • Hair Dryer
                        • Heating
                          Central heating
                        • Iron & Board
                        • Linens Provided
                          Clean bed sheets and edredon (duvet cover) are provided.
                        • Living Room
                          2 armchairs, table, bookshelf library...
                        • Towels Provided
                          2 sets of clean towels (4) provided.
                        • Washing Machine
                        • Wireless Internet


                            • Coffee Maker
                            • Dishes & Utensils
                              Cutlery and crokery and more....
                            • Kitchen
                              Cutlery and crokery and more....
                            • Microwave
                            • Pantry Items
                              Salt, pepper, sugar, vinegar, oil and more
                            • Refrigerator
                            • Toaster


                                • Dining Area
                                • comfy seating for 2 people


                                    • Books
                                    • Satellite / Cable
                                    • Television
                                      LCD 37 inch flat satellite TV.


                                        • Deck / Patio
                                          equipped with a table, 2 reclining chairs.


                                            • not suitable for children
                                            • wheelchair inaccessible

                                              Onsite Services

                                                • Concierge


                                                    • cinemas
                                                    • health/beauty spa
                                                    • live theater
                                                    • museums
                                                    • restaurants
                                                    • winery tours
                                                    • zoo

                                                      Leisure Activities

                                                        • antiquing
                                                        • horseback riding
                                                        • outlet shopping
                                                        • photography
                                                        • shopping
                                                        • sight seeing
                                                        • walking

                                                          Local Services & Businesses

                                                            • ATM/bank
                                                            • fitness center
                                                            • groceries
                                                            • hospital
                                                            • laundromat
                                                            • massage therapist

                                                              Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                • golf
                                                                • roller blading
                                                                • sailing
                                                                • swimming
                                                                • tennis
                                                                • water skiing
                                                                • wind-surfing


                                                                    • -Check in is at 12:30pm and check out at 11:00am. -Concierge comes only morning week days. -Plugs adapters from U.S to Spanish are provided (but NO 110 to 220 volts converter)

                                                                      House Rules

                                                                      Check-in: 12:00 PM

                                                                      Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                      Cancellation Policy

                                                                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                      144 Reviews


                                                                      Latest reviews

                                                                      Loved it! Great location and clean.

                                                                      Grace D.sherwood park

                                                                      We loved our stay in Barcelona and the condo was perfect! It was a great location , clean and spacious for 2 people. We really enjoyed having the roof top patio as well. Everything turned out great. Owners very accommodating and available!

                                                                      a beautiful apartment, in a historic building, in a centrally located, but quiet, neighborhood!

                                                                      Marialisa T.

                                                                      as a seasoned traveler, you must always remember that minor things (when tired), like extra steps to/from the elevator, mean nothing to the overall experience!

                                                                      I stayed in Philippe's apt 3 days at the beginning of my trip & 3 days at the end. the apt was clean & comfortable & nicely decorated. Philippe is a gracious host; he informed me there was an issue with the hot water heater, and took care of it immediately! His assistant Jean, was just delightful! She greeted me at the door upon both arrivals & helped me with my luggage; she also was extremely helpful with internet logistics! When I returned to the apt at the end of my stay in Barcelona, I felt like I was going "home"! I would absolutely recommend this apt & I would stay there again!...

                                                                      ...an added bonus is the Reserva Iberica shop nearby...I would stay here again just for their amazing sandwich & the Cacao Sampaka shop/cafe for their churros y chocolate!!

                                                                      !gracias Philippe!


                                                                      Douglass W.

                                                                      This location was very central, the apartment was well maintained and comfortable, the penthouse provided a nice view and the owner was especially kind and helpful! Thank you!

                                                                      Great location. Great flat!

                                                                      judy m.

                                                                      Philippe is an excellent host. The penthouse is well equipped and in a great area.

                                                                      Lovely property; great location!

                                                                      Janet G.Florida

                                                                      Lovely property with a great location! We especially enjoyed the apartment’s library area and roof terrace. The only drawback is for elderly people who may have trouble with stairs. Otherwise, many great restaurants, fine shops, historical and tourist sights are within easy walking distance. The owner is both charming and accommodating.

                                                                      Fun time in funky, well located apartment!

                                                                      Jean M.-

                                                                      Great location - quite funky and fun to stay in. Enjoyed the sitting room overlooking outside patio. Apartment was at back and top floor and very quiet, Stairs/elevator was challenging; however we managed and had fun. Apartment was well stocked with necessities and was very clean. Owner, Phillipe, was a delight! He met us early and took a lot of time explaining things. Answered all our questions about sightseeing, made dinner reservations for us and confirmed a taxi to airport. Again, location was wonderful and we had a great stay in beautiful Barcelona!


                                                                      Dreta de l'Eixample, Barcelona, Spain

                                                                      Address: Rambla Catalunya, 39; Barcelona’s extensive Eixample district brings together a large number of modernista buildings of great architectural value. However, it is the central part which showcases most of the buildings designed in this style. Known as the Quadrat d’Or (Golden Square), it is the place where Barcelona’s moneyed classes came to live in the flats designed by the leading architects of the day, such as Gaudí. I have also another condo at the same address: www.vrbo.com/157805


                                                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                                                      Second payment due upon arrival is to be paid cash in Euros.

                                                                      144 Reviews
                                                                      Wonderful 4.9/5
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