I am pleased to offer you my newly refurbished 1870's apartment, which is ideal for couples, families and friends that are looking for beautiful, spacious and high-quality accommodation that is within walking distance of Barcelona's major attractions. CENTRAL LOCATION: The apartment is perfectly located for easy access to the city's main tourist destinations, from Gaudi's famous modernist buildings, to the trendy medieval neighborhoods of El Born & Gothic (South). Within a 15-minute walk you can be in Plaza Catalunya, Las Ramblas and Passeig de Gracia (West), La Sagrada Famila (North), Parc Ciutadella, El Born or on the beach in Barceloneta (Eest). If you don't want to walk, the metro and buses stop within a block of the apartment. There are restaurants, cafes and grocery stores only a few steps away - so you will never go hungry!EXPERIENCE BARCELONA'S FAMOUS MODERNIST ARCHITECTURE: My apartment is on the top-floor of a prestigious Eixample corner building, so it has lots of sunshine and an amazing view. It also has a marble staircase and a beautiful antique wooden elevator with passenger seats to effortlessly take you to the fifth floor.STYLISH, UNIQUE, COMFORTABLE ACCOMMODATION: I recently refurbished the apartment in a way that highlights the classic grandeur of the building and the colorful floor tiles for which Barcelona is world-renowned. Throughout the flat you will see unique pieces of furniture and decorations combined with new high-quality furnishings to give you a sense of the original style in a contemporary setting. The apartment is big (150 sqm), it has high ceilings and a large living room and dining area that seats up to 8-9 people (the picture only shows 6 chairs but there are an additional two store in the master bedroom).FOUR SPACIOUS BEDROOMS: The four double bedrooms range in size from 12 to 16 sqm. Two of the bedrooms have adjoining doors that can be closed and therefore are suitable as separate rooms or perfect for parents with smaller children who want easy access. All beds have extra wide queen-size Somma comfort mattresses (160 x 200 cm / 63 x 80 inches). The bed in one of the bedrooms is set up as two singles but can also function as a double. Every room has full-length double doors leading onto the balconies, big wardrobes and closets and a unique and fun decorative style.Air mattress can be made available for a 9th person.TWO LARGE BATHROOMS: There are two bathrooms, one with shower and bath, and one with a standing shower. One bathroom can be closed off and function as an ensuite to one of the bedrooms.FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN: that includes a dishwasher and a washing machine and all the necessary utensils etc for up to 8 people.OTHER FACILITIES/AMENITIES: - High speed wireless internet- Air-conditioning - 39 inch SMART TV- Hairdryers- Full bedding, towels and beach towels- Washing machine- Fully equipped kitchen with range of appliances- Iron and ironing board- Coffee and teas (instant coffee).- Cot and high chair for young children if requested in advance- Toilet paper and liquid soap providedA 50 Euro cleaning fee will be charged separately upon check-in.Check-in time 2pm and check out 10.30 but luggage can be stored and timing can be flexible depending on other bookings.I look forward to giving you a warm welcome to Barcelona and you can be sure of a fantastic stay with lots of hints and tips to all this beautiful city has to offer!