Description of the apartment -
Bright two bedroom and 2 bathroom apartment with very high ceilings, one open balcony and one enclosed balcony, on 2nd floor, with elevator. This apartment still has the 100+ years old mosaic floors (a different design in every room) and the original woodwork on the doors and windows. The apartment sleeps 4 people on one Queen size and two twin beds. One en-suite bathroom in master bedroom with sink, bathtub, toilet, and second bathroom with sink, shower, toilet. The ideal occupancy would be 4 people.
Complete kitchen including oven, microwave oven and full-size refrigerator.
For maximum comfort this apartment has central air-conditioning, with vents in all of the bedrooms, and in the living and dining room.
There is also access to the furnished roof terrace, with monument views.
Description of location -
In the historic Eixample, built 1850-1910 during the golden age of the city, when the emigrants to the Americas where returning and investing their earnings back in the city. The beautiful buildings, most of them recently restored, reflect an age of plenty.
The apartment can be reached by taxi from the airport. It is close to the Verdaguer metro station, which sits on two metro lines. There are plenty of bus lines and also the taxi lane runs in front of the building.
About the management -
We are a small family company. Lauren is from Dallas, TX and Fernando is from Barcelona, Spain. We currently run 23 holiday apartments in Barcelona, 2 furnished homes in Dallas, 7 apartments in Istanbul, Turkey, 4 apartments in Kiev&Lviv, Ukraine, and 3 apartments in Krakow, Poland.
Nearby services -
There are small grocers at a very short distance and the neighborhood market just 200m away.
Noise levels -
The apartment has double glazing and extra doors in the master bedroom, wooden shutters in living room. There will still be some traffic noise. The second bedroom is very quiet.
We conduct reservations by email, that way there is a written record of all communications and much less room for error. We do not take reservations or payments by phone.
Check-in and check-out -
The apartment will be ready for you at 16:00 for occupancy. You can drop your bags and get your keys from 11:00am. Check-out time is 11:30am. You can request reserved early check-in or late check-out for a small fee, subject to availability. There is no extra fee for nighttime check-in.