Gorgeous 3bedroom by Catalunya sq

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Carrer Ausiàs March, Barcelona, Catalonia 08010, Spain
Horacio
Your host, Horacio
16 Reviews
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The Space

The Georgeus Modernista apartment, is a brand new completely refurbished apartment located on the 2nd floor of a listed building with an elevator by the corner of Plaza Urquinaona, a location second to none at the edge of the Gothic Area, and the more residential and grandiose Eixample area, allowing you to discover and explore the best of each of these neighborhoods and a mere 3-4 minute walk from the Plaça Catalunya, the most central point where you can get from the airport by public transport whether the train or the airbus.
Being only 3 streets to Passeig de Gràcia where you can discover and visit some of the most important Gaudi Masterpieces such as La Pedrera and Casa Batllo and 5 minutes walking to Las Ramblas and famous Boqueria Market and no more than 15 minutes to Barceloneta Beach.
This wonderful three bedroom apartment comfortably sleeps up to 10 guests, and is ideal for a large family or a group of friends visiting Barcelona. This apartment has preserved some of the features typical of the most wonderful modernista buildings such as its amazingly high stucco-ceilings (4m high!) and impressive floor mosaics as well as the floor-to-ceiling windows with shutters providing total darkness for better sleep quality. You will be enchant by the beauty and largeness of this apartment and can not miss the opportunity to stay and experience how is to live in one of the apartments in the “ Quadrat d´or” ( Golden square), where Barcelona’s moneyed classes came to live in the flats designed by the leading architects of the day, such as Antoni Gaudí, Puig i Cadafalch, Domènech i Montaner.
With a surface of 1400 ft2 /135sqm consist of 3 double bedrooms, all overlooking the street with ample wardrobe spaces and comfortable beds and a each one with a lovely balcony from which the guest can watch the comings and goings of the locals and other visitors below. The first bedroom close to the kitchen can fit up to 4 single beds and the other 2 double bedrooms can fit up to three single beds each one.
There are two bathrooms, one at the entrance of the apartment with a bath, washbasin and toilet and a closet for the personal clothes and linens and another bathroom by the master bedroom with a shower, washbasin and toilet and also an area here the washer and dryer are and the guest can do laundry.
The livinroom and two of the bedrooms comes with AC/heat depending on what time of the year you are choosing to visit Barcelona
The apartment comes complete with fresh linens and towels ready for use on your arrival.
The kitchen in this great apartment is complete with all the mod cons that you would expect in an apartment of this quality, such as toaster, juicer, pots and pans, fridge-freezer, a Nespresso coffee Machine, and so on, making it a pleasure to prepare a meal using fresh products bought at the local market such as Santa Caterina Market that is only 10 minutes away or the famous Boqueria Market that is 15 minutes walking distance.
The living room of this apartment has two comfortable double sofa-beds with can provide a sleeping place for an additional 4 guests ( total of 14 people), and is the perfect place to sit back and relax with a glass of wine and enjoy the TV with international satellite channels, DVD or listen to music after being struggling Barcelona.
This apartment also comes with a telephone which allows the guest to call nationally for free and recieve all incoming calls, and free Wifi internet. An Ipad can also provided on demand .
If you are travelling with a baby/small children, a cot, high-chair, bath, toys, changing mat, baby plates and children's films can all be provided at no extra cost. A babysitter can also be arranged with prior notice.
Mass transportation options abound, there is a subway stop 2 minutes away, Urquinaona, L4, that takes you straight to Barceloneta Beach( only two stops away), and to the Council square, Plaça Sant Jaume and Barcelona´s History museum, and also L1 in Catalunya square where you can also have the Train and Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat (FGC) if you want to visit Sitges, Cadaques, etc, but the best is that most of the main attractions and and leisure places are close to the apartment, just walking around without need of car or public transport.

Whatever the reason for your visit to Barcelona, be it business or pleasure, the Georgeus modernista is a wonderful and genuine choice!

Room type: Entire home/apt
Accommodates: 14
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Beds: 12
Extra people: $50 / night after 5 guests
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Monthly Price: $7013 /month
Security Deposit: $421
Cleaning Fee: $140
Check In: 3:00 PM
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  • A great host and a perfect apartment. Horacio was easy to communicate with, gave us lots o detail on the area, bars, restaurants and transportation, all of which made the weekend even more enjoyable. I'd have no hesitation in recommending him to anyone who was staying in Barcelona.

    July 2014
  • Nous avons passé, avec mes amis, un très agréable séjour dans ce très joli appartement de style, très spacieux et très pratique avec ses 2 SDB. Les lits ont été préparés à notre convenance et les draps étaient propres tout comme l'ensemble. L’appartement est bien situé, à 5 min à pieds de la place catalunya dans une rue calme et peu animée. Horacio est quelqu’un de tres agréable, très professionnel et très disponible. Il a dû s’accommoder de notre arrivée tardive mais ce n'etait pas sans déboursser 50€ pour une arrivée imprévue à 00h.

    Je recommanderai cet appartement à des amis qui voyagent en groupe ou à une famille avec des enfants.

    June 2014
  • Loved the location and Horacio was awesome! He provided us with so much great info/ideas for our stay in Barcelona.

    May 2014
  • A group of 7 of us stayed in this apartment in May this year and everything about the apartment was brilliant. The pictures are true to real life - the rooms are spacious, with high ceilings and lovely furnishings. The bedroom were all large - we had 3 single beds in one room and 2 beds in the second and third bedrooms. The two bathrooms were also lovely - powerful showers in both and towels available.
    The location of the apartment is brilliant - short walking distance to las ramblas (5-10 mins) and only a couple of minutes walk to the nearest underground station.
    Horacio was really accommodating when we made changes and was really quick to reply to all of my queries. We were able to stay longer in the apartment on the day we were leaving with no problems at all. He was also great at talking through some great places nearby to eat and drink when we looked a little lost on arrival!
    Overall a great stay and I'd definitely stay at the apartment again when back in Barcelona.

    April 2014
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    Response from Horacio:

    Dear Deborah, I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stayed and were comfortable in my apartment, I look forward to meeting you back in Barcelona.

    Best regards Horacio

    April 2014
  • We have a group of 8 people from Hong Kong and had a wonderful time in the apartment. Horatio, the host, is extremely nice and responsive to emails/text/Whatsapp. Before our trip, we had to change the bed arrangements and the number of guests multiple times, and Horatio was extremely helpful in making that happen. He gave us an introduction to Barcelona regarding where and how to sightsee and what restaurants are good. Overall a great Airbnb experience!

    April 2014
  • We had a wonderful month long stay in Barcelona. The flat was perfect in a beautiful neighborhood. Exactly as advertised. Large bedrooms, very comfortable living room and dining space, and great bathrooms. Kitchen had everything needed including a Nespresso machine and dishwasher. Grocery store, pharmacy, and several great cafes right across the street. Close and within walking distance to all of the major Gaudi works, Picasso Museum, Cathedral, parks and zoo, shopping and the beach. I highly recommend this flat and Horacio for your future visit to Barcelona.

    April 2014
    Horacio
    Response from Horacio:

    Dear Margaret many thanks so much for your warm words, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to meeting you back again next year.

    Kind regards Horacio

    April 2014
  • We rented the apartment for 3 persons during a business trip for almost a full week in Feb 2014.
    The apartment itself was great: big spacious rooms, lovely architecture and a lot of space, even for 3 adults travelling together. The location is superb, within a few mins walk to Place Catalunya and everything else one typically spends time at in Barcelona.
    Horacio himself was a great host. Check-in and out were nothing but smooth and Horacio was available to us and quick to respond to all our questions. Beyond that, when we had a minor issue with the bathroom on day 2 he sorted it out within a few hours. Also after we had left and we needed to change something on the bill, Horacio worked closely with AirBnB customer support to sort everything out! (Im pretty sure a lot of landlords what not have been bothered too much since we had already paid & were gone).

    I can definitely recommend the stay with Horacio and especially in this gorgeous apartment. Much much preferred over a hotel or similar.

    March 2014
    Horacio
    Response from Horacio:

    Dear Niko,
    thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your generous words encouraging our work. I hope to see you soon again, and hopefully this time on a holiday trip with your friends or relatives.

    Kind regards Horacio

    March 2014
  • Apartment as described, lovely and roomy even for seven women. Fantastic location, everything easy to access.
    Went to Salamanca restaurant on the beach front, recommended to us by Horacio, food was gorgeous and the service was best we have had in a long time, they went the extra mile for birthday girl.
    Would definitely use this apartment again.
    Easy check in check out, everything went really easy.
    Many thanks Horacio
    Meichele

    February 2014
  • Horacio is a great very friendly host! The place is like what you see in the pictures. It's a nice place, location is superb! Walking distance take you to catalunya, passeig de Gracia, la ramblas, and el born. There's a supermarket just across the street. Metro is 2-3 mins walk.

    February 2014
  • Très bon séjour! L'appartement est aussi beau que sur les photos, et bien placé. A deux pas du coeur de Barcelone. Nous avons été heureux de rencontrer Horacio, qui saura répondre à tous les petits problèmes.

    December 2013
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