You will be staying in a newly renovated apartment (60 m²) located in Downtown (Cuitat Vella), near the Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA) and the Angel Square (Plaça de l'Angel).
It consists of two bedrooms, one living room, one bathroom with a shower, a toilet room, and a kitchen with brand new equipment. The apartment is on the 5th floor in a building (1890) without an elevator. The street, facade of the house and the entrance has been recently renovated (in the "Street View" displays the old view of the street). Now the street is for pedestrians only.
You will truelly feel being home since we have tryed to arrange the apartment as our sweet home in Barcelona.
There are plenty places to go out for luch or dinner. Or, if you like to cook, you may always buy food in supermarkets or local grocery stores within a walking distance (5-10 minutes). The famous Boqueria market within a walking distance of 10 min.
The famous La Rambla is 5-7 minutes to walk as well. And the Gothic district with all fashion shops is on the oposite side of La Rambla.
It is easy to get Barcelona Airport from the apartment, and viceversa: the most convenient AirBus goes from Placa de Catalunia every 5 minutes, and the whole way takes about 30 minuts.
Placa de Catalunia is located within a 10 minut walking distance from the apartment.
The nearest metro/tube station, which is Universitat, is within a 5 minute walking distance.
The city beaches of Barcelona can be reached by walking along the Ramblas to the Columbus Monument admiring the old harbor and yachts in the marina; or by bus 64 from the Market Sant Antoni, the stop is a 5 minuts walk from the apartment.
The central location makes you feel the rhythm of the city and enjoy all the activities offered by Barcelona!
- LCD TV 42"
- Music center (CD; DVD; USB; iPhone 3,4; Aux-in; Mp3, Avi, FM Radio)
- Oven + Microwave
- Hot Plate (x2)
- Coffee maker
- French press
- Food processor
- Iron + Iron board
- Washing machine
- Hair dryer
- Baby chair
- Hygienic shower in the toilet
- Tableware and flatware
- Wi-Fi (NOW Unlimited WiFi - NEW!!! as of 22.08.2013. Say 'Good bye!' to any traffic limits)
**On the pictures objects may appear larger than in reality, as they were taken by a proffessional camera with wide-angle lenses.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Barcelona beach 2 km|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Barcelona El Prat 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
Barcelona is synonymous with culture.This city has so many cultural events and activities to offer that you'll only ever be able to take in a fraction of them during a single visit. Music, theatre, museums and public festivals, big and small, plus a series of events to make your stay in the city a veritable pleasure. The city offers a wide range of very different musical events, from the opera season at the Gran Teatre del Liceu and the annual classical music programmes at the Palau de la Música Catalana, to the more modern programmes provided at festivals featuring both national and international shows, and which range from the folk traditions to be enjoyed at a big neighbourhood festival to the latest musical trends on offer at such festivals as Sonar, among others. Barcelona's museums are also highly regarded; specialising in such fields as archaeology and painting, some are so unique you won't find anything like them anywhere else in the world. Barcelona's theatres include all kinds and offer a wide range of musicals, classical theatre and new trends. You'll definitely find something that caters to your taste. Make the most of culture in Barcelona!
Ten reasons for choosing Barcelona:
-Architecture and history
-Nature and the open air
-Food and drink
-Design and fashion
-Trends, avant-garde and alternative culture
Some festivals, entertainment and shopping in Barcelona this fall and winter:
International Jazz Festival
WHEN: October 19th – December 1st
WHAT: Quality jazz ensembles and soloists from around the world
WHERE: Various venues, incl. Palau de la Musica & L'Auditori
International Comedy Festival
WHEN: September 25th – October 20th
WHAT: The world's first and only multilingual comedy festival
WHERE: Various venues & local pubs
WHEN: November 1st
WHAT: All Saints Day full of sweet treats
WHERE: Everywhere in Barcelona
BCN SHOPPING NIGHT
WHEN: November 28th
WHAT: A night of music, free stuff and of course...shopping!
WHERE: Passeig de Gracia, Barcelona city centre
Fira de SANTA LLUCIA
WHEN: November 25th – December 23th
WHAT: The oldest traditional Christmas market in Barcelona
WHERE: Barcelona Cathedral at Pla de la Seu
NEW YEAR'S EVE BCN
WHEN: December 31th
WHAT: New Year's celebration 2012
WHERE: Everywhere in Barcelona
THREE KINGS Parade
WHEN: January 5th
WHAT: Three Kings parade filled with sweet treats
WHERE: Kicks off at 5pm at Moll de la Fusta and finishes around 9.30pm near the Montjuic Magic Fountain
BARCELONA Winter SALE
WHEN: January 6th
WHAT: The grand winter sale. Discounts up to 70%!
WHERE: In the all shops of Barcelona
FC Barcelona matches at Camp Nou
WHEN: January - February
WHAT: FC Barcelona play host to some huge Football clubs
WHERE: Camp Nou Stadium
SANTA EULALIA FESTIVAL
WHEN: February 12th
WHAT: Temporary stages are put up and there are lots of free concerts, traditional fire-runs and many interesting buildings and museums are free; Amazing LlumBCN Light Show.
WHERE: Ciutat Vella