Barcelona City Apartment Rental Photos and Description
2 Bedroom to sleep 5, near the Olympic and Mar Bella beach
Sleeps 5. (70sq meters) 2 bedroom apartment. Located in Poblenou Area. Apartment with shared pool and children's pool. Nearest to the beach. Internet access. Satellite TV. Air-conditioning/heating. Excellent transport links, 15 minute walk to the nearest Olympic beach. A magnificent 2500sq meters garden, playground, children area.
The apartment features a lovely terrace. From the apartment there is a scenic view to the swimming pool and there are a total of 2 bedrooms while the apartment can sleep up to 5 people. The living room has a 22sq meters. The apartment has been furnished in a tasteful modern fashion.
There is everything you need to make your stay comfortable with some great extras like elevator, air-conditioning, DVD, heating, Iron, hairdryer, washing machine and dryer.
The apartment's location is perfect for those who want to escape the crowds of tourist and stay in a modern area of Barcelona. Just 1 minutes from the apartment you'll find the tree lined Rambla de Poble Nou with bars, cyber-cafes, supermarkets and stores. There are 2500sq meters garden, playpark, Infantile area, 1 swimming pool adults, 1 swimming pool children. You can also go to the beach by walking (about 15 minutes).
The old town (La Rambla, Gothic Quarter and the Born area) in the city center are in easy reach just 10 minutes away by metro (Poble Nou, Line 4, is near the apartment). Or you can take a relaxing stroll down the sea front past Vila Olympic until Barceloneta beach or the old port (Port Vell). It is an area where you’ll experience a local and Catalan atmosphere next to the city and the beach. The apartment is located on the city’s main artery, to only 900 meters of the beach 'La Mar Bella' one of the Barcelona’s best beaches and 'Olympic Village' in a privileged area of Barcelona. Given its fantastic location, Poble Nou (which along with the areas of Diagonal Mar and Villa Olimpica forms part of the Sant Marti district) is tipped as the future Lower Manhattan or London Docklands of Barcelona. Currently undergoing a multi-billion Euro renovation known as the 22@ project, the aim is to turn it into one of Europe´s most important new technology and e-commerce centers.
Poblenou in the district Sant Marti is a popular place in Barcelona to live. Poblenou means 'new village' in Catalan. This area of Barcelona was mostly factories and was known as the 'Catalan Manchester. Today Poblenou is a modern residential area and close to the @22 Barcelona hi-tech business district.
Like its more famous big brother Rambla walking street which is in the centre of Barcelona, the tree lined Rambla de Poblenou is a favourite with residents for strolling, shopping and meeting neighbours. It streches from the Avenida Diagonal all the way down to the Mar Bella beach
The sparkling new Me Hotel while it was being built on street Pere IV 272 in Poblenou. It opened in late 2008 and takes its place on the Barcelona Skyline with 31 floors, which include a panoramic restaurant and roof top pool
Street Marià Aguiló runs parallel with the Rambla de Poblenou and is one of the most charming old shopping streets in Poblenou in Barcelona
When it comes to walking, jogging and bicycling Poblenou residents have great choices. One is the palm tree lined Avenida Diagonal, which crosses the Rambla de Poblenou.
The Torre Agbar is close to the Poblenou area and closest shopping mall is Glories shopping centre on Av. Diagonal
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
I'm Mari, I was born in Barcelona 37 years ago. I love my city¡ I work in Internet Commerce, and have 1 flats in Barcelona that I've been renting out since 2010. I can offer lots of advice on places to go, what to do with kids, where to eat, etc.
Please don't hesitate to ask. Hope to see you in sunny Barcelona!
Mari purchased this apartment in 2002
Why Mari chose Barcelona City
Apartment is strategically situated at the top of Rambla del Poblenou, a beautiful tree lined pedestrian walkway filled with cafes, bars and restaurants.
The beach is only 15 minutes walking away at the end of the street. The beach has free showers to wash of the sand, its own pier with a very nice see food restaurant and last but not least the Chiringitos, the beach cafes with good music, DJ's and late night cocktails with the whole beach as a terrace.