This lovely, spacious and comfortable apartment has a magnificent open concept kitchen and sitting room which offer the possibility of preparing a meal while looking after the children or while enjoying a glass of wine with your friends. It is fully equipped including a modern coffee machine, kettle, toaster.etc. There is a 40'' HD ready TV, DVD player and free internet access (wifi). The dinning table sits 6 people. The apartment has air conditioning in the main area (hot and cold); electric heating and fans in the bedrooms. There is a bathroom with shower ( with hair dryer) and a separate toilet with hand basin. It can fit up to 6 people comfortably. The master bedroom has a large bed (160 cmx190cm); the 2nd bedroom has 2 single beds (90 cmx190cm) , the 3rd bedroom has a bunkbed (2 bunks 90cmx190cm). All of them have balconies which open onto an indoor patio to garantie a peaceful sleep. It is a well lit apartment. One set of bed linen and one set of towels (hand and shower towels) per person are supplied for the whole stay; please note there is a washing machine to wash them if necessary). You will also find toilet paper and hand soap for the first 2 days and a welcome pack with some coffee, teas and either fruit (Winter) or muffins (summer).
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Barceloneta 3 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Air bus, Renfe 14 km, Nearest railway: Liceu L3 100 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia. It is the home of Gaudi's arquitecture. Catalonia is well known for its CAVA and other wines, the embutidos (meat sausages) and many well rooted traditions. Picasso, Dalí, Gaudi, they all left their handprint in Barcelona. In this city you can get everything, sea, mountain, good food, good museums, fabulous arquitecture and extreme nightlife for all ages. The weather is just perfect most of the year round. There are very few days of rain in the year. Around Barcelona you also have el Monasterio de Montserrat where you can go hiking around the beautiful mountain range or you can visit the monks. There are plenty more historic places in the way to Girona. Catalonia has a beautiful coast for those who enjoy the beach which makes it an ideal holiday destination for families with children and all other ages . You will not regret it if you come and be part of the history of this old city.
The flat is situated in El Raval. This area stretches all along the right side of Ramblas going down to the harbour. It is popular for its nightlife, cabarets, restaurants and bars. There are also important monuments to visit like the Esglesia Sant Pau del Camp, el Portal de Sta. Madrona (old city gate) by the arqueological museum. There is a statue of a big cat by Botero which has become an icon. The flat is surrounded by Las Ramblas and the food market La Boqueria, here you can get a nice cheap good quality meal at one of the bars situated within the market.
Las Ramblas are very lively and you can get to the main tourist atractions in a few minutes walk. No need of a car, but there is a Public Parking opposite the apartment. Even though it is in a busy street, you will enjoy a peaceful night sleep.