About this listing
The apartment is located in Gràcia, one of the most lively areas of Barcelona, full of cafes, bars, restaurants and close to Passeig de Gràcia.
You will experience the feeling of living at this iconic neighbourhood for a few days.
The apartment of about 140 meters is duplex.
Downstairs has a large living room with parket, full bathroom with heater, an equipped kitchen (oven, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, microwave ...) and a relaxing patio with many plants, a particularly quiet place to relax after a busy day and enjoy the good weather in Barcelona. You can relax lying in the hammock and have a cup of coffee with a good breakfast.
Upstairs there is a double room with air conditioning (cool/heating) and a large bed with a mattress viscolatex 1'60 meters x 2 meters.
In the other room has a twin bed, 1'40 meters x 2 meters (also viscolatex). With heating.
The third bedroom has two single beds. With heating.
In this top floor, there is another full bathroom with heater.
There is also a washing machine.
With a small safe so you can keep your passport, money, etc
In the apartment and for your convenience there are a hairdryer and an iron and ironing table for clothes.
Fiber Optic Internet 200 megabyte.
The apartment has no elevator, but it is in a ground floor very easily accessible. Despite being very centric, it's in a quiet street, typical of Gràcia.
Interaction with Guests
We are always available for any questions ... by phone, mail or whatsapp.
The apartment is located in Gràcia, Barcelona's most vivid neighbourhood, full of cafes, bars, restaurants. We are in a small street but very close to the Passeig de Gràcia (4 min walking) , best known for hosting Barcelona street stores with the best fashion brands national and international.
Nearby the apartment, there are many shops and a typical Barcelona neighborhood market where you will find all kinds of food.
And....350 meters from house, you have a typical "churros" open 24 hours a day! (during the weekend).
About 7 minutes walk distance you will find the metro station Diagonal (L3) and at about 7 minutes Verdaguer station (L5).
Also just minutes away is the Hotel Casa Fuster (5-star deluxe) with "The Viennese Café" where occasionally you can enjoy artists such as Woody Allen and his clarinet, the Yoshida Brothers, Eddy Davis, the New Orleans Rag Trio or the Barcelona Swing Serenaders.
At 8 mins walking you can visit La Pedrera, one of the most famous works by the architect Antoni Gaudí, and in the same road, you'll find Casa Batlló by Gaudí .
If you want to see more of the Modernist Barcelona, at one metro station distance or at 15 minutes walking you can reach the Sagrada Familia, Gaudi's also, and considered the world's most important basilica.
Also very close you can find the Palau Robert , where there are always interesting exhibition (7 minutes walk distance).
A few minutes distance from the apartment, we have the connections to get to Park Güell (Gaudi) and many other interesting places in the city .
Close by you'll find the Girona Cinemas (6 min), the Verdi Cinemas (8 min), with the best releases in their original language and are also near some theatres like Lliure (7 min).
Also 250 meters away, we can find a typical Barcelona market, the Mercat de l'Abaceria Central, and around it, all kinds of stores. Within 100 meters from the apartment we find a rent-a-bike shop where we can rent one of their bikes for 5 euros a day.
By metro, you can get to Plaza Catalunya, Ramblas, Barcelona's beaches, the Palau de la Generalitat, the Plaza de España, the Sants train station, etcetera, with just a few stops. You'll be very centric!
Near the apartment there are also some consulates. Just in 8 minutes walking you'll find the Consulate of Italy and the Consulate of Brazil, and within 15 minutes walking there is the Consulate of Colombia.
Other Things to Note
Very close by walking, too (2'), we find a fitness centre with pool, SPA and fitness room (they offer adjusted prices for days and weeks).
Parking with special price for tourists to 180 meters. For more than 3 days, 22 euros / day.
In Airbnb pages you can find information with pictures about the Gracia.
The apartment has a Tourist License, for your comfort.
From 15 to August 21 each year is celebrated Fiestas de Gràcia. Although celebrations should end at a specific time, this time is not enforced by the municipality. Therefore, although I have some anti-noise windows and the bedroom is on the other side of the apartment, if you want to rest fully, I recommend not staying at this apartment this time.
Las normas de comportamiento son pocas, pero estrictas.
* Si tu llegada a Barcelona es después de las 8 pm, por favor avisar antes de la reserva. (check in).
* Está terminantemente prohibido hacer fiestas, así como ruido que pueda molestar a los vecinos entre las 9pm y las 9am. Si se incumpliera esta norma, se podría llegar a perder la fianza y/o arriesgarse a recibir una denuncia de la policía.
* Es un apartamento para no fumadores pero si hay necesidad, se pide por favor fumar en el patio.
* Se pide por favor apagar las luces, calefacción y aire acondicionado cuando no estén en el apartamento.
* Siempre que se salga del apartamento por favor cerrar con llave la puerta principal y las ventanas por si llueve.
*Después de las 9p.m. se solicita no hablar alto en el patio.
* Sólo pueden dormir en el apartamento las personas registradas por el propietario.
* Al ser un apartamento con licencia turística, se pedirá el numero de pasaporte, nombre completo, fecha de nacimiento y nacionalidad. Se pueden enviar los datos con anterioridad a la llegada o durante el check in.
* En muchos casos hay que respetar los "check in" después de 14 pm y los "check out" antes de las 11 am. Si no hubiere huéspedes antes o después, no habría problemas con las entradas o salidas.