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Luxury apartment in historic centre of Valencia

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps up to 4

Baron de Petres is a luxury Five Star apartment located in the historic heart of Valencia City, adjacent to the Cathedral and the famous Plaza de la Virgin. This nineteenth century apartment is exquisitely decorated with antique furniture and paintings. This spacious apartment comprises two large bedrooms, a beautifully appointed sitting room and dining room, full kitchen and two newly renovated bathrooms. All modern conveniences are provided including TV Wi-Fi Internet etc. There are five exterior balconies providing beautiful light throughout the apartment.

This apartment is ideally located for all major attractions, restaurants, etc.

Golf : Baron de Petresis located within 25 km to three excellent 18 hole Golf Courses: El Saler (ranked in the world's top 50), El Bosque (from the designer of the former Ryder Cup host Golf Course in Valderrama) and El Escorpion. Valencia enjoys an annual average of + 300 days of sunshine, guaranteeing perfect playing conditions all year round.

More Details

Owner
Nicholas Walsh
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian, Written Italian & French understood
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Nicholas Walsh

Owned by Irish family who have been living in Valencia since 2004.

Nicholas Walsh purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Nicholas Walsh chose Valencia City

Great central location in the prettiest part of the old city. Close to everything yet on a quiet square. The area is full of historical gems and is sited on top of the original Roman centre. The cathedral, basilica and archaelogy museum (are all within 200m of the apartment

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Thank you very much for an excellent service. The apartment was immaculate... I will certainly recommend you to anyone I know is visiting Valencia.'

'I am just emailing to say thank you for our pleasant stay last week. The apartment was gorgeous and we thoroughly enjoyed our relaxing stay in such luxury.'
Nov 2007
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Amenities

La Xerea Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
  • 4 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 newly renovated bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , 2 singles possible
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 singles
  • Highest quality bed linen provided. Up to 2 Baby cots available upon request. Towels provided for apartment use only. Please bring your own beach towels with you
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Luxury Five Star accommodation. Tourist information as well as recommendations on restaurants and bars. Free Wi-fi internet Quality wood flooring throughout. Air conditioning in main bedroom and living room

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Luxury apartment in historic centre of Valencia
average rating of 4.5 based on 13 reviews
5

Lovely apartment in the old part of Valencia

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is lovely- very clean and well maintained. It is situated in a very convenient part of the old town with easy access to everything- we really enjoyed staying there and would definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Centrally located within easy walking distance to Valencias main squares, market & El Corte Ingles. A lovely spacious apartment, very comfortable & Nicolas is very friendly & welcoming. We took the tram to the beach every day, the tram stop is about a 12 min walk which can be tough in 30c heat , this for us was the only negative. Overall we had a great time & will definately return , many thanks to Nicolas , regards Mark & Joanne , St.Helens

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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5

Fantastic apartment in the heart of the old town

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was more than what we had expected from the description. It is has beautiful traditional decor. The apartment is lucky to have the light all day long as it has windows on all sides of the apartment block. It overlooks a quiet square which is so central yet very quiet. You would never be woken up by noise, even though we slept there on a saturday night.

It is perfect for sightseeing as it is so central. However, better to walk or take the metro further afield to find less touristy restaurants which is to be expected in the centre of any city. The owner gave this advice, along with a useful map when we checked in. I would definitely recommend the apartment to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cincinnati Ohio
5

Great stay in a great city!

  • 5 of 5

We've been traveling with our 12-year old twins for almost seven months now and this was one of our favorite properties of the entire trip. The apartment is spacious, with a roomy living area, two nice-sized bedrooms, plus two bathrooms which came in handy with four people. The kitchen is well equipped with a full-sized refrigerator, a small dishwasher, plus a washer. There is also a nice dining area that we mostly used to dry our laundry, but it was nice to have the space. The location is fantastic, on a pleasant plaza, and a short walk to Plaza De La Reina which is filled with restaurants and cafes. There are a couple of small shops right below the apartment to buy some vegetables, plus right around the corner there is a full supermarket. Plus the rates were very affordable, and the owners responsive to our questions and needs. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
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Manchester UK
5

Great apartment with an even better location!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apartment for 5 days, there was plenty of room for two couples with ample cooking facilities. Very comfortable and close to the Cathederal and transport links, the supermarket isnt far either.

A nice touch is the file with plenty of information about Valencia. The owner was very helpful and made our stay as comfortable as possible.

Many, many thanks - we had a great time.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Central city apartment

  • 5 of 5

Elegant apartment with a fin-de-siecle feel (and furniture to match) two minutes from the cathedral and main squares - how central is that? Welcoming and helpful landlord who gave useful tips and advice about the city. Nice touches including 'vintage' embroidered sheets and original marble sinks. Kitchen equipment is a little sparse for anyone wanting to actually cook a meal, but the landlord is rectifying this.

The apartment overlooks a residential square and is strongly recommended for visitors to Valencia who want to stay among locals rather than in a soulless hotel.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2009
  • Stayed: Feb 2009
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Valencia Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Valencia Port
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
El Saler
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Main Station - Estacion Nord
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
100 Kilometres
In the province of Teruel
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Malvarrosa Beach, Valencia
Car: not necessary

Baron de Petres is located in the very heart of Valencia City's historic quarter within meters of the Valencia's famous Cathedral. All the historical treasures and tourist sites are within minutes on foot: Central Market (Mercado Central), the Cathedral, Plaza de la Virgen, Plaza de la Reina, the Basilica 250m, La Lonja (UNESCO building), the Bullring, Central Train Station etc.

Playa Malvarrosa (Valencia City's nearest beach) awarded the EU blue flag is 4km away (15min ride) easily accessed via direct metro which is 200m from the apartment. Other nearby beaches include the peaceful and pristine El Saler beach located along a lovely pine grove. Also located nearby is Valencia's Port - host to the internationally renowned and prestigious 2007 and 2010 America's Cup. Valencia also hosts the prestigious F1 European Grand Prix.

Baron de Petres is within 25 km of three excellent 18 hole Golf Courses: El Saler, El Bosque and El Escorpion.

Other Activities: Shopping, bullfighting, go-karting, sunbathing, museums, theatres, cinemas, aquarium, water park

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Rates & Availability

La Xerea Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
April
Apr 17 2017 - Apr 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$108
From
$120
Fri,Sat
$651
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The apartment may already be booked though showing availability. In such cases it means that we usually have other apartments available in Valencia´s historical quarter for those dates.
Send an email for specific rates as rates may vary depending on number of guests, number of nights etc.
Last minute special rates may apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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