Bright quiet apt CENTER like local

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Carrer de Rocafort, Barcelona, Catalonia 08015, Spain

Stay at a typical Barcelona neighbourhood and be close to the tourist area. Feel like a local with walking distance from a lot of must see places!

The Space

THE APARTMENT
It's a 4th floor with lift/ELEVATOR, all exterior, making it very fresh and bright. The LIVING ROOM is spacious, with parquet flooring. It has 2 sofas, one of them is a "relax" sofa, where you can lie-down, stretch your legs comfortably and watch a movie or listen to music. Ideal after a long day's walk: chill out and watch a film in the projector. We have a large variety of films for you to enjoy! Or you can plug-in your own computer/disk.

THE BEDROOMS
There are 2 bedrooms and they're double sized with double beds. They have parquet flooring, wardrobes with shelves and rod hangers and bedside tables with lamps.
They're next to 2 beautiful balconies. One is accessed through the living room next door and it leads to a very large space at the heart of the block, thereby avoiding the annoying street noises.
The other one leads directly to a smaller, quiet balcony.

The KITCHEN is extremely spacious and fully equipped: fridge-freezer, oven, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender...
It's fresh thanks to its window. It has a table for breakfast comfortably. We love offering courtesy tea (wide variety), coffee, spices and more! There's a separate LAUNDRY ROOM.

The BATHROOM is bright, with shower cubicle and bidet.

Thanks to the large windows everywhere there's a lovely breeze, even in the hot summer months. Additionally, there's a fan provided and AC in the living room.

Guest Access

The entire apartment to be used privately by the guests.

Interaction with Guests

Note on check in / check out times:
I'm flexible about check in and check out times, unless there are guests on the same day, in which case the following will apply:
Check out time: 11am max.
Check in time: From 2pm.
(you're welcome to leave your luggage outside these times as long as it doesn't interfere with other guests' stay)

The Neighborhood

It´s a residential area so it´s very safe, surrounded by shops, supermarkets, restaurants and bars. We can also recommend many nice places for you to enjoy according to your tastes and interests. Easy access by taxi as well, of course.

Getting around

By metro:
Line 1 (red one) Rocafort stop (2 blocks away);
Line 3 (green one) Tarragona stop (5 blocks away); Line 5 (blue one) Entenza stop (5 blocks away).
Walking distance from Plaza España and Fira (5 min); Plaza Catalunya, Ramblas and Gothic quarter (20 min).
Very easy connection with airport (25' by Aerobus airport shuttle).
Other places of interest walking distance (very close):
MNAC (National Museum of Art of Catalunya),
Park Joan Miró (2 min), FIRA BCN, Arenas Shopping Centre (5 min), Montjuic (Barcelona's most favourite hill), Poble Español (outdoor open-air architectural museum), Magic Fountain (must see light and music water show). Also walking distance or very easy access by metro or bus: University, Passeig de Gracia (high street, top designers) and Gaudi Houses! (only 12 blocks away or 15 min walk).
Easy to get to Sants train station, ideal for jumping on the train for easy access to most beautiful beaches outside the city!
Camp Nou (Barcelona Football Stadium) is not far (5 metro stops)! You´re welcome to check the map out.

Other Things to Note

- There is a double sofa bed in the living room that can sleep up to 2 people.
- Baby cot and baby chair can be provided. Please request.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 6
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: $17 / night after 2 guests
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Security Deposit: $114
Cleaning Fee: $43
Check In: 12:00 PM (noon)
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Cancellation: Moderate

Overall Guest Satisfaction

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  • We have a great time here at Claudia's place. apartment is fully equipped and location is perfect in a quite area and not far from most attractions. Claudia is a wonderful host and always keep in touch with us for our questions.

    highly recommend to all traveler

    April 2014
  • Virtually everything about our experience in this apartment was great. Claudia responded to all communication quickly and informatively. We were on our honeymoon and she left us a nice note, some flowers, and a bottle of champagne. The apartment looks just like all the pictures and is well-located within easy walking distance to most sights and to public transit. It is clean and well-supplied. As other reviewers have said, the bathroom is small by American standards, but it is perfectly functional (there's an occasional weird odor, but the bathroom is very clean and there's a window, so that's not a big issue). We would highly recommend this apartment to Barcelona visitors.

    March 2014
  • We stayed in Claudia's apartment for 4 nights and absolutely love it ! It's centrally located, quite, everything you may need within the walking distance, metro is couple of blocks and can get you anywhere in Barcelona. Claudia is really nice and welcoming host and we definitely recommend this place ! Claudia, thank you very much for your hospitality !!!
    Denis and Maria

    March 2014
  • We spend a nice long week end at Claudia's place, which is exactly as advertized : extremely quiet (which is very important in the buzy city), with a nice living room, a videoprojector (didn't used it but love the idea) and a big kitchen area.
    The situation is really good, 1 block 1/2 from the subway stop that connects greatly to everywhere in a few stops, and 20-40 mn walking to the historic center.
    And Sofi who welcomed us was very nice !

    March 2014
  • Nice apartment, conveniently located with a supermarket opposite for supplies.

    February 2014
  • Claudia is a very friendly and helpful host. Her apartment is centrally located in Barcelona and my family of 6 thoroughly enjoyed our 5 days stay in Barcelona.

    December 2013
  • We recently stayed in this apartment and found it to be very comfortable and very well equipped , a real home from home! It was easily reached by public transport from the airport and a warm welcome was waiting for us. Claudia was an excellent host and was on hand to offer advice on making the most of our stay.We only had 3 nights here and fully intend to return and explore more of this beautiful City.

    November 2013
  • Perfect location, nice and clean apartment, together with great hosts. Would definitely recommend this one'

    October 2013
  • Claudia and her apartment were perfect for our Barcelona stay! Claudia welcomed us to her apartment and sat with us to fill us in on the best places to eat and visit during our stay. The apartment was perfect and a great place to relax in between sight seeing. It was nice and quiet and easy to get around from!

    October 2013
  • Our Barcelona experience has been made all the more enjoyable by our stay in Claudia's apartment. It was clean and spacious ,the position was fantastic because it was so central to all amenities and so close to transport. Claudia proved to be a very good host, charming , helpful and full of good advice to the uninitiated traveller.
    Thank you Claudia for all your help.
    Gunter and Noreen

    October 2013
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