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LOVELY LOFT IN VALENCIA CITY CENTRE

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 559 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Enjoy our charming loft & discover Valencia's hidden corners & pleasant streets!

Ideally located in the quietest corner of the bustling Barrio de El Carmen. Close to the huge Jardin del Turia, a short walk from Valencia Historical Centre and a few bus stops from the City of Arts & Sciences. Rent a bike in any of the business around and enjoy the newly built bike trace. Or stroll away hidden narrow streets and find out charming corners! This city has a lot to offer!! Enjoy Valencia from its very heart!

Registration Number : VT-37145-V

Owner
VICENTE BIENDICHO
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About VICENTE BIENDICHO

Hi, friends! My name is Vicente and I was born in Valencia in 1966. I'm married with two kids. I'm very fond of classical music and -specially- of classic and flamenco guitar, of classic cinema, photography and jazz, and I'm running a beautiful jewelry with my family (www.joyeriabiendicho.com). I'm delighted with my new 'job' renting this apartment.That allows me to meet very diferent and lovely people from all over the world, making it a very enriching experience. I hope you are next to enjoy my little corner at Barrio El Carmen in Valencia. You won't regret!!

VICENTE BIENDICHO purchased this studio in 1925

Why VICENTE BIENDICHO chose Valencia City

This is the first living place of our family in Valencia, dating from 1925. Lots of nice stories have happened inside its walls and we just want you to apprehend some of the happiness we shared there. We refurbished it completely recently to make it perfectly comfortable for you. You are very welcome!!!

What makes this studio unique

This is the first living place of our family in Valencia, dating from 1925. Lots of nice stories have happened inside its walls and we just want you to apprehend some of the happiness we shared there. We refurbished it completely recently to make it perfectly comfortable for you. You are very welcome!!!

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Manises Airport -Possible lift on demand 15€
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Vinostrum (Mossen Sorell Market)
Nearest Ferry
7 Kilometres
Valencia Port Authority
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Parador Nacional El Saler (State-owned Hotel)
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Joaquín Sorolla AVE (High Speed Train) Station
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Autopista del Mediterráneo
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
La Lluna (vegetarian)
Nearest Ski
145 Kilometres
Valdelinares (Teruel)
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
La Malvarrosa - Royal Marina King Juan Carlos
Car: not necessary

It is very economical to take a taxi at the airport. You can reach the studio for about 20 €. You can also take the Underground (Metro) at the airport till stop number 10, Angel Guimerà (Green or Red Lines 3/5). Then, without leaving the station, take the Yellow Line 1 (to Llíria or Bétera) and get off at the first stop 'Túria', pedestrian exit to Gran Via Fernando Catolico-Botanic-Paseo Petxina. Outside, walk to the right along the riverwalk and take the second street on the right c / Dr.Sanchis Bergon. Follow this street until the junction with C / Guillem de Castro. Cross opposite to the c / Corona. After about 100m take the first street on the left, c / Beneficiencia. You have almost arrived. The second street on your right is your destination.

Right next to the studio you will find the IVAM, Valencian Institute of Modern Art, contemporary art international benchmark, but Valencia has many attractions for the visitor. In Plaza del Ayuntamiento (CITY HALL Sq.)and Plaza de la Reina (Queen Sq) there are the main Tourist Offices, where you can be informed about all of them. Do not miss the Barrio del Carmen (where you will be staying) at dusk and night, lively token of the city life, neither the magnificent Jardin del Turia, 3 minutes from home, where you will stroll away from the city bustle. In the Historical Centre don't miss the Basilica of the Virgin and the Cathedral, with its famous tower 'El Miguelete' on top of which you will get astonishing views of the ancient and modern city. Nearby it is also the Palace of the Marques de Dos Aguas, with unique examples of Valencian ceramics. And on the way to the port, the unavoidable visit is that of the City of Arts and Sciences and Prince Felipe Museum, with the magnificent Palau de les Arts (Opera). A little further there are the city beaches, Malvarrosa and Patacona, recently renovated, as well as the Marina Rey Juan Carlos, scene of Formula 1 racing. If you can go further, the recommended excursion is a visit to the Albufera (inland sea) and the Playa de El Saler. Visit http://www.turisvalencia.es/ and get completely informed!

Amenities

El Carme Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 559 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Towels of various sizes at your disposal, as well as SOAP shower, wet wipes and make-up removal towels. PLEASE DO NOT USE WHITE TOWELS TO REMOVE YOUR MAKE-UP! Thank you!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Main room with two beds, one twin and one XLtwin, both with viscoelastic mattresses,a real comfort for your rest, and also new intelligent foam pillows. There's a small green bedside table, a new Provençal style bedroom dresser and a double wardrobe with a drawer dresser, with all the towels and linen. The main wall exposes the original brickwork and the floor is made of reddish valencian terrazzo tiles. There is also a big aluminium window resembling wood with a perfect sound insulation and a clothes line outside. Finally, there is a smoke detector on the ceiling.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Reviews

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Reccomended

  • 5 of 5

As others have said, this is a clean, well equipped apartment in an ideal location. Easy access to the sights and public transport. You can also hire bikes and on a whim, I opted to try the Valenbisi which is a good system but be warned the bikes are heavy to ride and their steering a bit unpredictable! There is a supermarket near by and the wifi is the best quality I have known in a rental apartment. Vicente is an absolute pleasure to communicate with. He responds quickly and is extremely helpful. He even collected me from the airport and his lovely wife took me back. All at no extra cost and this on top of the initial supplies that he left in the fridge for me. Other apartment owners could certainly learn a thing or two from Vicente. If I return to Valencia in the future, this will be my first enquiry for accommodation. Many thanks for your part in making my holiday a good one.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tus has been the best way to end a relaxed Sunday. Your words encourage me to keep enjoying this great activity and to try and improve guests well-being and confidence. And special thanks for the presents you left back!!! Be always welcome!! Vicente
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Great Host

  • 5 of 5

Vincent is a greatest, taking the time to explain Valencia, where to go and where to eat. Vincent took the time and took me where to park my car, about 800 m from the apartment. The unit has two twin beds, which was ok and is among the nicest we have stayed in. The unit is located in a safe area, clean streets and easy walking distance to restaurants, the central market and other sites. Definite recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy to read you enjoyed this lovely quarter of Valencia, Mr. Anderson!! It was a pleasure to host you and I wish you all the best in your long trip. Hope you come back sometime!! Vicente
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Maravillosa casita en el centro de Valencia!

  • 5 of 5

Vicente es todo un profesional preparado para cualquier persona que quiera conocer Valencia, el apartamento estaba impecable y precioso! Muy buen precio para la ubicación y servicios de la casa...100% recomendado!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: ¡Sois muy amables, Alexandra y familia! Fue un privilegio atenderlos en mi casa y espero contar con vosotras en la siguiente visita a Valencia. ¡Un saludo y hasta pronto! Vicente.
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Perfect place!

  • 5 of 5

Vicente's apartment is beautiful with all the amenities for a very comfortable stay in Valencia. He was very helpful in pointing out highlights of the city. For us, the location was great and very accessible to sights, food and local culture. We are not bikers, but if you are, you can get anywhere by bike. We opted for walking and did use the bus to go down to the beach. I would highly recommend Vicenta's apartment and hope he visits Minneapolis!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Therese, I'm so happy that you could trap such a magic moment as the Corpus Christi parades, one of our oldest and most famous festivities. It's great your enjoyed our hospitality and get ready next time for bikes, as we've built more bike trails than any other city in Europe!!! Enjoy your Spanish tour and come back whenever you feel like. Let's meet in Minneapolis!!!
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We enjoyed a wonderful apartment, located on a quiet street just a few blocks from restaurants, bars

  • 5 of 5

First of all, the owner, Vicente, is a dream to work with. Despite serious family health issues, he met us at the train station and drove us to the apartment. He told us everything we needed to know about the apartment, neighborhood, and places of interest. He provided a map and a bus pass. When we left, he reserved a cab for us, then checked the following morning to ensure it would be on time.

The apartment is quite charming, very nicely decorated. It has everything you might ever need and more. It is very clean and absolutely safe. While we were there, we felt as if we were a part of a very authentic Spanish neighborhood. It is good, as a toutist, to see what you want to see; it is still better if you also experience the local culture. And we did.

If location in propert is everything, then this apartment is everything. The street is very peaceful. But all the fun stuff Valencia has to offer is just several blocks away. We were able to walk to almost all the major tourist destinations in the city and such nearby neighborhoods as Ensanche and Russafa.

We would give Vicente and his apartment our highest rating. If you stay there you will not be disappointed.

Thank you, Vicente.

Paul

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear friends, I'm simply speechless after reading your nice comments. I just can say everything I do is only focused on making your stay away from home as pleasant as posible. I guess I did something right and I'm very happy for it. Thanks so much and enjoy the rest of your long trip. All the best, Vicente.
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Thank you for making us feel like family

  • 5 of 5

We were on our 4th week of visiting Germany, Italy before adriving in Valencia Spain. While we traveled, we stayed exclusively in VRBO. Some of the stays met our expectations, others not as represented. When we arrived in Valencia, Vincente met us at the airport even though it was midnight. The following morning, I dropped my tablet and the screen shattered. What to do...I called Vincente for advise. He insisted, picking up the tablet for repair and returned the tablet later in the evening, advising me that the tablet could not be repaired in Spain. We tried to pay him for the ride from the airport and for his service and time with the repair of the tablet, he refused. By far Vincente's hospitality was awesome, making us feel like family rather than people renting his apartment. The apartment was extremely clean, very well apointed and a great location. I can tell you this is the very best place for you to enjoy your Valencia holiday

Vincente, thank you for such a memorable time.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Becky, it is not that you felt like home what I value over the rest of your words, it is instead that you made me feel my American uncle & aunt were spending some days in Valencia!! Thanks for taking such good care of the apartment and for trusting me after your "other" experiences before arriving here. All the best to you and your families and I hope we have the chance to meet again some other time. Sincerely, Vicente.
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $29.88
Additional Guest Fee $23.9 per person per night
Damage Deposit $119.5

Las tarifas son decrecientes en función de la duración.
También varían a partir de la tercera persona en 15€ por persona.
Se solicita una fiianza de 100€ por estancia, así como una cantidad de 100€ para efectuar la reserva.
La entrega de llaves y la salida son realizadas por propietario.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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