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Bright, Riverside Apartment 6 in great location near old town of Girona

Bedrooms 3
Space 613 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, one can be converted to a bike store, for families & friends

3 bedroom apartment lovingly renovated in Spanish vintage style. 2 beautiful double bedrooms make it great for 2 couples. 2 further single beds mean larger families can enjoy it too. One bedroom can be converted to secure bike storage or exercise room for sports enthusiasts. Fantastic location near old town yet peaceful river view. Free parking area with playpark & basketball area.

The apartment is surrounded by great little bars and restaurants and is 2 minutes from the entrance to the old town.

English speaking owners who have lived here for 15 years can guide you to the best of the region.

More Details
Registration Number : HUTG-021579-35

Karen Peirson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, Catalan
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Karen Peirson

Your English host, Karen, lives 30 minutes away in the Gavarres hills behind Girona. I enjoy everything to do with food - growing, cooking and eating - so Catalonia is my perfect place to live! My home is a small farmhouse, but I love renovating properties in Girona and this apartment is a labour of love. I enjoy meeting people from around the world and sharing our beautiful city with them.

Karen Peirson purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Karen Peirson chose Girona

Although the exterior of this building looks a little tired, I have enjoyed bringing the inside of this apartment to life again, making the most of the lovely views over the river. It is furnished to a high standard, with everything that is needed for short and long term stays in the city. With double glazing and a one way street in front of the apartment it is also amazingly peaceful for a city centre apartment. Shading trees and breezes up the river mean it is never too hot in the Summer and so fans are enough to enjoy August stays. Excellent central heating means warm winter stays.

What makes this apartment unique

Fully equipped apartment in a great location close to the centre of the city. Great spot for both Summer and Winter stays on the Costa Brava. English speaking owner can respond quickly to questions about your stay and the surrounding area


Girona Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 613 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM / Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , Bed can also be folded to make a bike store or exercise room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • Books ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Last year the "Game of Thrones" film crew came to town and many scenes were shot in Girona for 2016 series. We are expecting many fans will enjoy seeing the old town where it was shot!


Excellent! 4.3/5 -
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Bright, Riverside Apartment 6 in great location near old town of Girona
average rating of 4.25 based on 8 reviews

Great location and plenty of room

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is located within easy walking distance of all the important historic sites, restaurants, churches, etc. It's also an easy 30 drive to the Costa Brava beaches. With three bedrooms and a kitchen we could actually cook in, the apartment was well suited for our family of six. The little shaded patio area was perfect for coffee in the a.m. Rent this apartment and please take care of it because we definitely plan to come back! D. Willard, Texas, USA

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Estancia del 1 al 12 de Septiembre 2017

  • 4 of 5

El apartamento es ideal para visitar Girona ciudad y provincia . su ubicación es perfecta, a 7 min. andando de la catedral y el centro histórico y cerca de supermercados y del parque de la Devesa. Se puede aparcar bien en la zona. El apartamento dispone de estancias espaciosas. El baño sin embargo es algo pequeño. Por lo demás todo perfecto y lo recomiendo. Girona me ha sorprendido gratamente.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for yor kind review and I hope you kissed the lion's bottom so we may see you all again!
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Très agréable

  • 5 of 5

L'appartement est très mignon, décoré avec goût et très propre. Il y a de quoi débuter son séjour : sel, poivre, produits ménagers, etc. C'est très appréciable. Le quartier juif et la cathédrale sont à 5 minutes à pieds. Excellente localisation.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous espérons néanmoins que cela vous aidera dans vos recherches. J'ai eu le plaisir d'être votre hôte.
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would really recommend. location is perfect.

  • 4 of 5

Dear all,

the location is just perfect, walking distance from city center.

Parking spaces in Girona it has been always difficult, but must say the majority of the times we have been lucky and got a parking space in the same street max. 5 minutes walking distance.

The flat was tidy and clean, big enough for 4 people. bathroom bit small. Internet connection quick and smoothy.

The connection with the landlady was only on the first day, that means everything went perfect because we had no issues at all. She was very well prepared and explained and recommended us some things to do and visit, and she was extremelly friendly.

I would really recommend the flat and certainly if I would like to book it again.

Girona has everything. the old town it has been renovated, narrow streets, hidden paths bringing you to little restaurants, shops, museums, etc.

Being not in city center is as well an advantage as you can drive quicker out from the town direction coast, Pirineus, etc.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay. 2nd week in May is also a great time to visit Girona for the flower festival!
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beau petit coin

  • 2 of 5

belle appartement avec terrasse a deux pas du centre .A VOIR

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ceci est une note décevante pour quelqu'un qui a apprécié leur séjour, l'appartement et l'emplacement, mais je suppose que certaines personnes sont tout simplement pas très expansif! Disappointing rating for someone who enjoyed their stay, the apartment and the location, but I guess some people are just not very effusive!
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all was great

  • 4 of 5

Hi karen

Thanks I had a nice time. There was nice service and all was clean. And the best thing it was your kindness

I hope to see you next time.

Take care.


  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are very welcome Hakima.
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"Best little tapes bar in Girona"
Nykteri's Cocktail Bar
"Best little cocktail bar in Girona"
"Excellent week day menu and great views of the old town"
Cathedral of Girona
"High point of the old city"
Restaurante El Cul del Món
"Great little walk into St Daniel Valley from the apt and peaceful terrace for dining in Summer"
Disseminat de Sant Daniel
El Celler de Can Roca
Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Girona 15 mins car ride, bus service
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Sunset Jazz bar
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
PGA Catalunya Resort, Pals, Fornells & Torroella
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Girona Bus & Train station
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
AP7 Girona North turning 10 mins
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Restaurant Jorbel, Plaça St Pere
Nearest Ski
120 Kilometres
La Molina
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
St Feliu de Guixols/ S'Agaro
Car: not necessary

This apartment sits on the riverside & is two minutes from the old city walls and beautiful old streets of Girona. Surrounded by great restaurants to suit all tastes and pockets with s weekly markets in the park & supermarkets close by.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $244.38
Stay tax $0.55 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

I do not charge a cleaning fee for staying in my home and try to be as flexible as possible with arrival and leaving dates. I hope that guests respect this trust and leave the apartment as they found it. When they leave they should throw away rubbish in the containers over the road, shut windows, switch off lights, lock up with one set of keys and put them in the post box downstairs. In this way we can keep costs to the minimum and both enjoy the experience of your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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