About This Listing
We rent a charm sunny room with balcony for 1. Views to Plaza Sant Pere and the bell tower of the oldest church in Barcelona.
The apartment is large, light, stylish, high sailings, mosaic floors and vintage kitchen. Everything is very clean and tidy
We are Olga and my partner Erika, we live in a beautiful apartment, large and sunny in the heart of Barcelona. But we enjoy being in a very quiet area in the neighbourhood of Sant Pere, near the Born.
We rent two bedrooms, and this room is JUST FOR ONE PERSON and Please, do not make a request for long term. We just rent MAXIMUM for 15days.
This room is quite big, very nice and shinny. Has a balcony with very nice views, also from the tower bell of the church.
We share the living room, kitchen, bathroom, and a storage room where you can leave bags or backpacks.
We will provide you your own space in the kitchen (fridge and kitchen cabinet) and bathroom for your stuff.
Also we have elevator so don't worry about carring up your luggage!
The flat is in a strategic area in front of the church of Sant Pere (the oldest in Barcelona), where there are several restaurants and bars, where you can sit on the terrace.
- 3 minutes from train and metro Arc de Triomf
- 5 minutes Ciutadella Park.
- 5 minutes from the bus station "Estacio del Nord" (Girona airport connection)
- 8 minutes from "Estacio de França"
- 5 minutes from the center of the Born
- 3 minutes walk to the Palau de la Música
- 6 minutes from Portal de l'Angel (main shopping street)
- 7 minutes from the Cathedral of Barcelona.
- 10 minutes from the Ramblas
- 15 minutes from the beach of Barceloneta
The area around us is quiet, and full of small neighbourhood shops, restaurants and bars with terraces.
At home the atmosphere is quiet, spacious and usually sunny.
We know many places to recommend to you and can help you with everything you need.
Guests can access to all communal areas like living room, dining room, kitchen and bathroom
Guests have free internet wifi
One free use of washing-machine just for staying at least one week (7nights). For shorter stays, guest will pay 4€ per use.
Linnen and towels are incluided
Interaction with Guests
We live here so we use to meet our guests at home. Some times we work a lot and maybe we don't see much our guest.
I love the atmosphere in my neighbourhood, local and speciality stores (organic food, vintage clothes, vinyl records, wineries, vintage decoration), the mix of cultures, the architectural style of the old city, good restaurants, terraces in summer, the cultural centres
How to arrive:
To arrive home from Airport El Prat, the best option is taking the Aerobus to Plaça Catalunya (last stop). Once you get off the bus go on your right and take Fontanella (is the first on the left corner with comercial centre. You will cross Plaça Urquinaona, and from there take c/ Trafalgar (is quite long and with a curve) you keep on Trafalgar till my street LLuis el Piadós (right side)
From Girona Airport you just can take a Bus to Barcelona that sops in Estació del Nord, very close from home. You need to walk to Arc de Trionf, once you are in front of the arc, turn right and take Carrer Trafalgar (towards cars directions) till my street LLuis el Piados (second on your left side).
If you are arriving by train, for example to Sants Estació, you have to change platform to number 8 and take any train and stop in Arc de Trionf.
Other Things to Note
Check-Out Time is at 10AM (room and communal areas using) Luggage can be left longer. Just tell us about your departure time and we will arrange it.
If you stay longer than a week, you can use once the washing machine for free. Otherwise it has a charge of 4€
Please, keep in mind our house-rules:
- We expect you to be quiet at home so to respect the rest of everyone
- This is a non-smoking house
- Help us to keep home clean and tidy. Leave it as you found it ;)
- Water and electricity aren't for free. Please don't waste them!
- We prefer to be super-safe so please Lock the main door always
- Do not open the door to anyone
- We don't like strangers at home, so ask before having someone visiting you
- If you want to use the washing machine, please ask us (there is a charge for stays shorter than a week)
- We have sleepers for you, help yourself and shoes off ;)
Thanks for following them. Enjoy your stay!
From Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015 the minimum stay is 4 nights.
Olen todella tyytyväinen, että valitsin tämän paikan. Tunsin oloni kotoisaksi ja tervetulleeksi. Asunto ja sijainti olivat erinomaiset. Oikeastaan kokemus ylitti odotukseni. Kaikki asiat on matkailijaa varten ajateltu ja kaikki toimii hyvin. Nopea ja toimiva Wifi yhteys. Huone on tilava ja erittäin siisti. Yhteinen kylpyhuone hyvä ja siisti. Sänky ja patja ovat hyviä. Heti asunnon ulkopuolella on vanhan kaupungin tunnelma. Ikkunasta ja ulko-ovesta avautuu placa de Sant Pere. Kulmilla on eläväisiä kapeita katuja, paljon pieniä ravintoloita, kahviloita ja kauppoja. Pieni miinus jollekin voi olla ihmisten äänet kaduilta iltaisin. MInua se ei haitannut, koska halutessaan saa täydellisen hiljaisuuden korvatulppien avulla. Sijainnissa on hyvää myös se, että muutaman minuutin kävelyn päässä vanhankaupungin keskeiset kohteet, liikenneyhteydet, puistot jne. Majoittaja Olga oli mukava, ystävällinen ja lämmin ihminen. Menen mielellään uudestaan samaan paikkaan. Suosittelen. Terveisin, Timo
I am an elder, solo, "big girl" traveller and Olga and Erika's flat worked out well for me. Just around the corner from the buses, the metro, train and right at the Arc de Triomphe, one of the hop on/hop off bus tour stops.
Bed comfortable, great shower, space for groceries in pantry and refrig, loads of space in the single room for my two huge luggages, balcony view, Mediterranean air.
Olga and Erika answered every question I had and Olga was immediate answering all the questions I had via the airbnb website before I even left home.
If you have any anxieties at all about being older and slow moving and being a solo traveller, staying with Olga and Erika will take all those worries away. At their place, you are on your own time.
It was a pleasure meeting them.
I left some Barcelona adventures undone so hopefully I can come back and do them and stay here.
Olga y Erica son excelentes anfitrionas, me hicieron sentir como en casa. El departamento es precioso y en condiciones impecables. Está muy bien ubicado, en uno de los barrios más bonitos. Las chicas te ayudan con lo que necesites. Totalmente recomendado.
Séjour à Barcelone des plus agréable . Les hôtes ont offert un accueil chaleureux et avec grande attention . La chambre est comfortable et offre une vue superbe ! Habitation très bien situé ! Facilement accessible par transport bus/métro pour se rendre aux points touristiques.
Un grand merci pour l'accueille merveilleuse des hôtes ! Sans hésitation à refaire et à conseiller pour les prochains voyageurs :) .
Lovely room, warm and welcoming hosts and a fantastic location in Barcelona's most interesting neighbourhood - what more could you want!
Perfect hosts and wonderful apartment! Such a lovely place to spend a relaxing few days in, their home is so beautifully arranged and well cared for. The location is great, loads of nice bars and places to eat, Elsa Y Fred round the corner is highly recommended! Everything was perfect, and thank you so much Olga for letting me in so late when my flight was massively delayed. Would definitely recommend staying here.
Olga and Erika were lovely, friendly and helpful, letting me use their computer when I needed to upload my photos. Their place is bright and clean and perfectly situated in the old town, close to many venues. The bed was so comfy I wanted to take it with me. There are bodegas and restaurants just a few feet from their door. If I get back to Barcelona I hope I can stay with them again. My first air bnb experience and a great one. Muchas gracias!
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About the Host, Olga
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I am Olga, a Spanish girl (31) and I live with Erika, my partner, from Italy (33). I am Very social, kind, pretty smiling, respectful and open minded. I like a relaxed atmosphere at home, also keep it super clean and tidy and make you feel at HOME!
I LOVE: Healthy food, dance Flamenco and Lindy Hope, travel and meet other cultures.
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