AMAZING RENOVATED APARTMENT FULL OF HISTORY IN THE CITY CENTER. EASTER DISCOUNT

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Speaks english, spanish
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights
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AMAZING RENOVATED APARTMENT FULL OF HISTORY IN THE CITY CENTER. EASTER DISCOUNT

La Ribera El Borne Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 bd 2 br apartment in the city center

LAST MIN EASTER 2014 GREAT DISCOUNTS!!

CHECK OUR FLAT COMENTS: 227077 AT VRBO OR 381964 AT HOMEAWAY. THIS IS OUR NEW APARTMENT JUST AVOBE THE MENTIONED UNIT

An Unforgettable opportunity to experience Barcelona staying in a charming 17th century building once a palace.

This Unique 2 en-suite bedrooms apartment has lots of history in it. It has been renovated in 2012 by an extremely sensitive architect that mixed the old art of the building with comfortable areas that are going to make your vacation very special.

Each bedroom has a very comfortable and top quality queen bed. One master bedroom has two very artistic handmade bed side tables done with the original hydraulic tiles of the flat. It also has a lounge area with sofa.

The bathrooms are a state of art. One with an amazing rock made washing hands basin and exposed stonewalls.

You have also your fully equipped kitchen to cook as a chef. It has dishwasher and first class electrical appliances. The living room can accommodate two extra people on its sofa bed. There is a large refurbished table that seats 6 people and a very nice wing chair next to the fire place. We also have here two additional tables made with the original hydraulic tiles that once where covering the floors of this unit.

Wood beams, exposed stone walls refurbished furniture such as a piano from the beginning of the last century

mixed with high quality materials used for the renovation makes this apartment a five starts experience.

We also give an exquisite treatment to our guest with a full concierge service while you stay in Barcelona.

The apartment is located in a narrow cosy and safe street in el Barri del born (quarter) half block from the famous Palau de la Música Catalana (Music Palace), Santa Caterina Market, the Cathedral and the Museo Picasso and just 5 minutes on foot to Plaza Catalunya, Las Ramblas and Santa Maria del Mar church. You just need to cross Via Laietana to be in the Gothic quarter where you can have some yummy Spanish tapas and walk a few blocks up to visit the charming Art Nouveau buildings of Gaudí. It’s ideal for vacations or business.

This apartment is the upper brother of the unit 227077 listed at vrbo/ 381964 listed at homeaway. In case you are a large group there is the possibility to rent both units with a total capacity of 12.

CHECK ALSO OUR 5 STARS RATED PROPERTY - VRBO 326616 AT SANT MARTÍ. GREAT 1350 SQFT FLAT!!!

ADDITIONAL AMENITIES:

* Complementary bottle of Spanish wine and fruit

* Air conditioning and Runtal heating

* High quality cotton towels and cotton linens provided

* Design Furniture in each room

* Soundproof double glass windows. NEW soundproof double window. Maximum noise isolation

* TV, DVD and Wi-Fi

* Fully equipped kitchen and laundry

We hope you can be comfortable in our flat.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • limited accessibility

Owner

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks english, spanish
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Reviews

Property Reviews

19 Reviews Write a Review
Amazing renovated apartment full of history in the city center. EASTER DISCOUNT
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews
business
Amazing renovated apartment full of history in the city center. EASTER DISCOUNT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p449548vb
La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
4

Enjoyed the condo during Christmas 2013

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
The condo was nice and very centrally located. Victor and Miguel were very helpful with information. The only cons I would point out are 1) stairs - we were on the 3rd floor and the stairs were steep so I was a bit out of breath going up them every day. Might be something you want to think about if you do have trouble with that. 2) smoke from cigarettes from street bothered me though it didn't bother my husband or 2 kids. 3) needed more television options. They was maybe 8 basics channels. Also, they did have a DVD player but it would not play our American DVDs. 4) better wi-fi - they did have it but the signal wasn't always good. These were just things that we noticed and thought might be important to others however, our total experience was very GOOD. Victor reserved some wonderful restaurants for us and he and his dad were full of good information about the area. He also took us to the airport for a reasonable fee. Lots to do. Nice Condo!
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks Maureen for your nice comment. We are glad that you like our unit and your experience was so good :)) The flat is very centrally located just a few steps to the main sightseeings of Barcelona. The apartment is located on a SECOND floor (Though the apartment level is called first there is a level below called principal. ITS NOT ON A THIRD FLOOR). The building is part of the Old town and it dates 350 Years ago. Most of the flats at the Old town have no elevator. However the building has a much better than the average stairs at the Old town.
The flat is located at a very nice pedestrian street. There is no smoke from cars I believe the smoke from cigarettes its difficult to get to the second floor plus the people smoking do not do it just below the flat but moving while walking o the street. However we understand that some people that is more sensitive to smoke.
We offer ONLY HIGH SPEED INTERNET. The connexion is fast and the TV is connected to internet which means that through internet TV its possible to get English channels and other language channels. The wifi is powerful enough to download or stream any program. There is another connection available from the flat below. If this connection is set on the laptop due to the distance of the router its slower but the connection at the apartment is Real high speed.
The DVD is standard European. Due to the Copyright DVD builders do not offer the possibility to play DVDs from another region. We are sorry but we are not able to do anything about that. I will make sure to leave some DVDs as this might be the best option.
Again thanks for choosing us to stay in Barcelona. I apology for not being able to show up due to the family emergency that I had.
Best regards
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Amazing renovated apartment full of history in the city center. EASTER DISCOUNT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p449548vb
La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
Cleethorpes UK & Denver USA
5

VERY central

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
Property as listed: clean, modern, well maintained and VERY central.
An excellent location for walking to all the major tourist sites, we even walked to La Sagrada Familia and Guell Park.
Payment transactions were easy and all email correspondence were clear and informative.
The co owner, Victor, was pleasant and helpful with excellent English.
He provided a personal airport pick up and arranged airport returns with a local company which proved reliable.
I thoroughly enjoyed my vacation and would definitely stay in this property again.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
business
Amazing renovated apartment full of history in the city center. EASTER DISCOUNT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p449548vb
La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
5

Great value

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
Can't find a better location. Victor and his lovely wife take their role as host and hostess very seriously. One or the other will greet you; see that all your questions are answered and that the info you need to discover and maximize your experience of this "must see" city is provided. The apartment is as presented. It is clear the pride its owners take in the renovation of this apartment.One caution to those with mobility limitations the apartment is two floors up and there is no elevator . We all, without hesitation, highly recommend this property and particularly the hospitality provided by its owners.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
business
Amazing renovated apartment full of history in the city center. EASTER DISCOUNT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p449548vb
La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
Wisconsin
5

Barcelona at its finest

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
We stayed at Victors apartment for our stay in Barcelona. Us 2 couples were on a 3 week tour of Europe on our own and I have to say out of the 5 apartments we rented, by far Victors apartment exceeded our expectation and was the best we stayed at during our entire trip. It was like staying at a 5 star hotel, but better. Victor and his father were great hosts and went the extra mile to make sure that everything met our expectations. Victor picked us up at the airport and his father showed us around the old city. The apartment is well positioned for anyone to make the most of your stay in Barcelona, from walking distance local market, attractions and the ease of local transportation right out the door made for visiting Barcelona quite easy. Victor was easy to work with answered all question before the trip in a timely manner and new what he was talking about. All this made our stay in Barcelona one of the high points of our trip. Victor, thank you again to you and your father!

Steve
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
Helpful votes: 1/1
business
Amazing renovated apartment full of history in the city center. EASTER DISCOUNT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p449548vb
La Ribera El Borne Ciutat Vella
paris
5

Barcelona Beauty

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
The friendly welcome of the proprietors was exceptional and contributed to a most wonderful weekend in Barcelona. They were ready to help out at any moment. The appartment was exactly as shown in the pictures and even better. Everything was perfect, clean, new, with all the ammenities needed inside and out. It is ideally situated, we mostly walked everywhere and the metro was close by too. There is a parking lot right downstairs for the car. I would highly recommend this luxury appartment to whomever goes to visit Barcelona. It really is a home away from home! Thank you again to Victor for all of his warm and wonderful help! We couldn't have found better.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Barcelona International
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Cruise ship terminal
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Catalunya train Station
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Barceloneta

The flat is located in the City Center. There are many restaurants, cafes and bars close by. you also have a local stall Market (Santa Caterina Market) and the famous Art Nouveau Palau de la Musica Catalana (Catalan Music Palace). the most important sightseeing's are on walking distance (The Cathedaral,Picasso Museum, Santa Maria del Mar Church, Barcelonta fisherman's quarter, Catalunya Sq, Paseo de Gracia with all the nice Art Nouveau houses...)

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Availability & Rates

La Ribera El Borne Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
high
Mar 16 2014 - Nov 30 2014
€260
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
Low
Dec 1 2014 - Dec 18 2014
€220
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
high
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 5 2015
€260
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
Low
Jan 6 2015 - Feb 14 2015
€220
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid
Feb 15 2015 - Feb 23 2015
€240
€1,680
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
High
Feb 24 2015 - Mar 8 2015
€600
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
High
Mar 9 2015 - Nov 30 2015
€260
€1,820
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
€190
4 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee €100.00
Notes the rates are for an occupancy of 4 people. each additional person is 30 eur per night.

IMPORTANT CANCELLATION POLICY 10% is not refundable.
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Amenities

La Ribera El Borne Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 84 m²
  • 2 stories
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , very original wahing hands basin. It has exposed stone walls
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Rock stone made washing hands basin.
  • The bathrooms are a state of art. One with an amazing rock made washing hands basin and exposed stonewalls and wood beams.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom 2 - 1 queen , En suite bedroom
    Master bedroom 1 - 1 queen , En suite bedroom. It has a lounge area with sofa
  • Each bedroom has a very comfortable and top quality queen bed. One master bedroom has two very artistic handmade night tables done with the original hydraulic tiles of the flat. It also has a lounge area with sofa.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • limited accessibility
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • arboretum
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • luaus
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • wildlife viewing
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • whitewater rafting
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • hunting
  • equestrian events
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • water tubing
  • mountain climbing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • freshwater fishing
Notes:
Wood beams, exposed stone walls refurbished furniture such as a piano from the beginning of the last century mixed with high quality materials used for the renovation makes this apartment a five starts experience. We also give an exquisite treatment to our guest with a full concierge service while you stay in Barcelona.
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