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Charmy Apt Born Internet Through Fiber Wifi Air-cond And Heater

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 731 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom with real bed, 1 doble sofa bed ,1 bathroom, kitchen, living room o

Welcome to Barcelona,

My calendar is always up to date.

I have 1 bedroom with real king size bed, 1 sofa bed doble, kitchen, batrhroom with tube and shower (tall) hughe wardrobe, and big stilysh living room with more than 25 meters.

There is not elevator on the building because is from 18 century (dificult to find elevator on this neighborhood) it's a 4 floor.

If you’re looking for an authentic experience living like a local in the heart of Barcelona's most sought-after neighbourhood, el Born, then look no further! From the small winding streets to the large squares where people go for lunch or dinner, el Born is undoubtedly the best place to spend your holiday in Barcelona. My wonderful born apartment is situated in the absolute center of this charismatic and charming district and is amazingly well located - within 3-10 minutes you can walk to:

The beach, picasso museum,to Sta maria del mar, el parque de la ciutadella, Jewish neighbourhood, gothic quartier, city council, harbour...

Is a 4th floor which means that is bright.

you are on the main place for bars cafes and restaurants, take a ride with a bicycle and get lost on a medieval gothic village....

let your self have a great experience!!!!

Also take aloof to this properties:

HA-3884240

HA-3683250

HA-3655919

More Details

Property Manager
Patricia
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian, Catalan
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 15, 2017

About Patricia

My name is Patricia, Im 42 years old. my degree is in History of art and I have an MBA at IESE business school.

My passion, travel, reading,scuba dive, bike, skiing, run, good food, a good glass of wine and a chat at any place whenever we are surrounded by good friends.

I'm outgoing and relate to very easily, animal lovers, relax listening to classical music is one of my hobbies of the day,

Learn new cultures, meeting new people every day, is what makes us work hard every day to our guests.

The phrase makes us happy day, Thank you it was a pleasure to share with you!!

Patricia purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Patricia chose Ciutat Vella

About El Born:

Many of the buildings date from late Medieval times. Notable buildings are the Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar and the palaces along Carrer de Montcada, including the Museu Picasso, the Museu Barbier-Mueller d'Art Precolombí, and part of the Textile Museum. Another place of interest is the Fossar de les Moreres, the site of a mass grave of Catalan soldiers fallen during the siege of 1714, which ended with the fall of Barcelona and the end of the War of the Spanish Succession.

This is one of the trendiest and most touristic districts in the old city. It is a popular place for expats and contains many art boutiques, bars and cafés.

What makes this apartment unique

Lovely flat in El Born with 1 rooms.

A precious flat with a beautiful balcony to a pedestrian street in the hearth of the bohemian neighborhood El Born, in the center of Barcelona with a kong size bed, plants and a lot of daylight, wall with original stones from 18th century.

A lovely room with divided in bedroom and a space to work.

The flat has all the services (hot water, electricity, internet) included, and its all equipped, even towels and clean sheets.

It also has a Double bed available in the living room in case you need it.

In the flat I have many guides and also I´m 100% available for any doubt, suggestion, meeting, etc.

El Born is the most chic and bohemian neighborhood in Barcelona, the flat is just at 1 minute walking to Museo Picasso, 2 minute of Santa Maria del mar , 10m minutes walking to the beach and Las Ramblas, 3 minutos walking to 2 Metro Stations, 3 minutes walking to The Ciutadella Park.

In El Born there are a lot of unique and well hidden designer apparels and many restaurants as well as unique bars, you wont regret staying in the very hearth of the most beautiful Barcelona Neighborhood.

In the flat I have many guides and also I´m 100% available for any doubt, suggestion, meeting, etc.

What I always say to the guests is “mi casa es tu casa“ (my house is your house) so you can feel free in a housy flat, with many books and sculptures made by my room mate.

Hope to see you soon!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Johanna very nice, communicative, polite and respectful, everything was great at home! they keep it so good the house and was very clean hope to have you here again patricia
Feb 2016
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Amenities

Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 731 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 bathroom with shower and tub. new and modern ! shower is tall so it s not a problem for talll people
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 bedroom with a king size bed, lighty , nice and comfortable. 1 window and desk available inside. Home has also a doble sofa bed on living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
You can also have shop on demand, personal shoper, etc... all with price will be case by case

Reviews

3.8/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Charmy Apt Born Internet Through Fiber Wifi Air-cond And Heater
average rating of 3.75 based on 5 reviews
Denver, Colorado
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Avoid this rental property. Not as advertised.

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The El Born neighborhood is excellent however our stay in this apartment was extremely disappointing. I travel the world and use VRBO/Home Away and Air BnB routinely. This is my first negative review.

The biggest issue with the apartment is a foul sweuage smell filling the living room and bathroom. I took to bushing my teeth in the tiny kitchen to avoid the unpleasantness of being in the bathroom. We bought candles and incense to mask the smell (this did little to help). I've previously stayed in structures with old pipes, this has never been the case.

The bath towels were stained and "crunchy". We had to launder our own sheets as they smelled musty and I questioned if they had been cleaned prior to our arrival.

A general lack of care for the apartment was evedent throughout the rental. Empty bottles, a broken light bulb and various other trash in the closets. All the little things added up and created a very unwelcoming environment.

Only one set of keys was provided to the outside community entrance door. If you intend to split from a travel companion for the day there is no way to enter the property.

I notified the owner, Patricia, via Home Away app and WhatsApp about the discrepancies on my first of a seven night stay. She ignored both mediums and never responded.

She did not provide any insight to the apartment as she tasked another individual to open the apartment on check in. This person was in a rush and took no time to welcome us -- less than three minute exchange before they scurried away.

I would compare the accommodations equivalent to a hostel. Maybe $50 a night would be appropriate. I would suggest you pay NO more.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The biggest issue with the apartment is a foul sweuage smell filling the living room and bathroom. I took to bushing my teeth in the tiny kitchen to avoid the unpleasantness of being in the bathroom. We bought candles and incense to mask the smell (this did little to help). I've previously stayed in structures with old pipes, this has never been the case. Pipes are brand new from 5 years ago ;-) you were on the old town and sometimes the street have some sweuage smell its not from home;-) really bad you had it ;-( thats why i was texting you how to help you related the bath towels... you have a wardrobe plenty of clean towels and linens which you can use ;-) towels and linens are clean in laundry specialized on hotels and apartments ;-) of course was clean , our aim is to have cleanness and happiness of clients. broken bulb ? empty bottle? we went to open the door to you ;-) we show you the house ;-) we have explain about the city ;-) we've talk and no bulbs broken and not bottle empty ;-) you were agree to all once you arrive yes 1 set of keys you are right !!! but you can ask for 1 more if needed ;-) for security reasons we only give 1 unless host ask for another one ;-) KUmar open to you , kumar is like my brother, he is nepali and helps me when its impossible for me to open the door, his mother tongue is english and nepali , he also speaks spanish ,hindi and japanese !!!! super complete I really feel bad about your complains ;-( but i offered solutions by phone , because we have talk and you didn't want it :-)
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5

Wonderful apartment in one of the best neighborhoods in Barcelona! Perfect for vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a wonderful vacation in Barcelona. It was our first time in Spain and we were a bit nervous about renting a VRBO as we did not speak the language and completely unfamiliar with the city. Patricia's apartment was perfect and she was a gracious hostess. The apartment was cozy and had everything you needed. It was in one of the best neighborhoods where you could walk to most everything and be enchanted with the city. Patricia made herself available to us and was extremely helpful! She was patient with our questions about the city and about how to use the European washing machine. She even came over to help us!

We felt so lucky that we ended up in a cozy apartment in the best part of Barcelona with a gracious hostess! Definitely 5 star review.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location !

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in July 2016. Its an amazing place for people who are travelling light. It has all the amenities that one needs. It is right in the midst of some very good restaurants and sights. We do not recommend staying here if you have too much luggage or if you are travelling with children. Climbing up 5 floors is a big hassle with luggage and kids. Other than that we would highly recommend this place !

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: great guest clean, polite and responsive thanks for staying at home love your stay
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4

Happy in Born

  • 4 of 5

fabulous location once we found it...that being said a better plan for finding the apt and meeting up with you is all I would suggest for improvement. Thanks for trying extra hard to make up for our confused start

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks for staying you wewre lovely ;-)
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
El Prat ,Barcelona
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
pimpam burguer
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
transmediterranea
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
st cugat
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Estación de Francia
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
ap7
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
cafe de la princesa
Nearest Ski
159 Kilometres
Masella
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Barceloneta
Car: not necessary

Ramblas, picasso museum, Sta maria del Mar, gothic area, Ciutadella parc, beach at 7 min walk, plaza caralunya at 7 min walk, fresh market at 5 min...

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Rates & Availability

Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
summer
May 1 2017 - Nov 3 2017
1 night minimum stay
$163
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$141
$3,813
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $21.79
cleaning $54.47

We'd ask that you'd please not smoke inside the house, please use the balcony.
you'll find fresh towels and bed robe. coffe maker, hair dryer, iron kit, cooking stuff , aircond heater...We'd ask that you'd please not smoke inside the house, please use the balcony.
We realyse things can get broken, particulary glassware and crockery we do not charge for simple and replaceable items.

Manager'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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