2 minutes walk to the U2 metro line that takes you to Alexanderplatz in 6 mins and Potsdamer Platz in 15 mins.
Piano, home cinema with projector, lovely decorated place, paintings and other works of art.
I'd like to give you a warm welcome to my home. I'm travelling a lot on work, so it is free for you to enjoy most of the year.
My home is located right in the middle of Prenzlauer Berg, the vibrant heart of Berlin, 2 minutes from the nearest underground stop (U2, Eberswalder Strasse). Countless restaurants, bars and clubs are right on my street, hundreds in the neighbourhood.
Despite of all the fuss on the street, the flat is absolutely quiet, being located not directly on the main street, but in the building behind it - it has the peace and quiet of a mountain cabin, with the bustling street just 50 meters out the yard.
The famous Kulturbrauerei around the corner - a historical brewery transformed into an arts venue. Mauerpark, Berlin's melting pot of people and cultures, at a 10 minute-walk. The famous Alexanderplatz, 3 stops on the U2 metro line. Most of the people around speak fluent English. Art galleries, creative shops, street style fashion designers, piano shops, organic supermarkets, music stores, they're all here.
The flat is a fancy maisonette spread on two levels in a lovely historical building. I had it decorated by an interiour designer with a personal and warm touch.
The bedroom and bathroom are on second floor, the living room and kitchen on first floor, with a spiral staircase connecting them. Wood flooring in both rooms give it a nice, cozy, warm feeling.
The kitchen is fully equipped with all one needs - I do live here. In the living room there's a dinner table for 4 persons, a cozy sitting corner with a couch and two armchairs, which turns into a home cinema (projector and HiFi). Feel free to use the upright Yamaha piano in the living room as well.
The bedroom upstairs had a queen-size double bed complemented by a fairly sized library mainly in English and German and an antique desk as a workplace.
Art works from all over the world decorate the place, from wooden works from Brasil to paintings and carvings from India and Romania and ceramic works from Bulgaria.
To the more pragmatic stuff, you'll find in the flat high speed WiFi, a washing machine, a hair dryer and of course bedding, blankets, pillows, and towels.
Should you have any questions - please do contact me over Airbnb. I'd be more than happy to have you as my guest.
You will have access to everything in the flat, from the cutlery and dishes in the kitchen, through the washing machine, to the WiFi. Regarding the WiFi please notice that it is forbidden to up- and download copyright protected content in Germany. Should any legal issues arise due to this during your stay, I have to forward the authorities the rental contract and your contact details.
I will not be in the apartment but happy to provide any information, guidance and help they might need.
The flat really is perfect, very cosy and clean, a great system
For listening to records and a lovely piano! It is in a great location, close to lots of groovy cafes and bars, and Mihai was so helpful by giving us a lot of information about good local places to check out, including cheap bike rental,
I very highly recommend this flat
We had an absolutely amazing stay at Mihai's apartment - it is the perfect flat in the perfect neighborhood. If you stay there, we recommend dinner at the delicious African restaurant across the street and stop by the awesome bar next door....or really any of the bars along the way. There are super cute coffee shops super cute shopping shops - it was really just perfect.
The apartment itself was just lovely - a really cool two level flat with a spiral staircase in between the floors. I would highly recommend it and hope that I get a chance to stay there again!
Mihai (and his friend Mihai) were very helpful and made sure everything was working and we found the place ok - really a great experience...
Mihai's apartment is superbly appointed and situated in the heart of Prenzlauerberg with its overwhelming array of restaurants, bars and amenities. With its courtyard setting, the apartment is extremely quiet and offers all comforts you require to make your stay in Berlin thoroughly enjoyable. Communication with Mihai is easy and efficient. I can wholeheartedly recommend a stay at Mihai's place.
Unfortunately we never got to meet the host, but were greeted by his friend. We unfortunately had some problems at the start of our stay since the linens were not fresh and the WIFI did not work. Thankfully Mihai's friend took great care of us. He put everything in order and even exscused his friend with a nice bottle of red wine.
The rest of our stay was great. We enjoyed cooking, eating and watching movies in Mihai's flat. The location is also great. Conveniently located in trendy Prenzlauer Berg. Highly recommended.
Great guests, who left the place in perfect condition. Also had great understanding for some apparent problems (my cleaning lady assured me she had been in the flat before their arrival and has taken care of everything, however the guests complained about wanting new linens, wanting to have the bathroom and fridge cleaned again, have a mineral water crate removed from the kitchen, have a salad bowl delivered from the other end of the city and so on).
They have also reported to me a local WiFi problem as a major concern, which I however could not fix remotely, since I was in Korea. At my return home the WiFi was working (as always) perfectly.
High maintenance guests, who seem to think Airbnb should work like a 5-star hotel, (email hidden) concierge fulfilling all wishes. My friend actually did that, in all honesty I would have pulled the brakes.
Mihai is the perfect host. My father-in-law thoroughly enjoyed his stay in this beautiful apartment. Located in a bustling yet leafy area of Berlin, it is an ideal base to explore this amazing city. Thank you again!
I spent 2 weeks in Mihai's flat and it felt like I was leaving from my own home when I gave back the keys at the end. I really enjoyed being able to use the projector to watch movies and the area around the apartment is quite lively. Plus I have to say that Mihai is the best host I've met so far, he's very kind and was very determinate at making sure I enjoyed my stay.
Mihai's place is just stunning. Communication was great, everything was so smooth and easy. Thank you again!
Mihai was a considerate and very professional host. The apartment is in a great district of Berlin and is simply beautiful inside. I would recommend Mihai and the apartment to anyone that asks. Thanks again!
I can't recommend this flat enough. Fantastic location, a lovely host, and a great place from which to explore the city. Mihai welcomed us with a bottle of wine and a list of places to check out, all of which were great recommendations. Definitely staying here the next time we're in Berlin!
The location is prime for exploring practically any area of Berlin. A five minute walk gets you to a U2 station that takes you directly to Alexanderplatz in another five minutes or Stadtmitte in twenty minutes. At home, the flat is quite stylish and very accommodating, in a relatively private side street in Prenzlauer berg near restaurants, cafés, bars, and a 24 hour convenience store. The kitchen was all we needed: stove, freezer, fridge, and some foodstuff. We nicknamed the host "Mihai the Cool Guy" for his flexibility and the amenities he left us. The stay was as good as we hoped it would be.
This is the final rate, including any fees from the host and Airbnb.