Low Cost Rooms in Heart of BCN! 1/5

Apartment - Private room · Calle de Elisabets, Barcelona, Catalonia 08001, Spain

The Space

Hola,

This is a very Big Apartment in RAVAL (Nord). A perfect place to stay for single travelers or group of friends, long o short time.
A towel and bed clothes are provided. In the property guests can use wireless internet free wifi.

The apartment is lovely. There is only one little bathroom with toilet but always clean by the housekeeping service every day, a fully equipped kitchen where u can use the washing machine/dryer, a great table with four chairs and sofa in the living room and a balcony with a small area to have a drink, smoke or rest.

It is a place full of light, good vibes and an amazing company. I'll share it only with U and maybe other guests. No one else! :)

The apartment is located in the center of Barcelona. It is just 2 min walking distance to Las Ramblas or Plaza España. In the area you can find bars, restaurants, clubs, cultural centers, museums and many interesting shops...

THE ROOMS:

Room 1/5 - Double/Triple Room with king size double bed, which can be set up like a triple with an extra single bed. Lighty and quiet, have a windows to the interior patio, that gets sunlight, in front windows of Room 2/5.

Room 2/5 - Double king size bed which can be setup with a twin as well (u have to advise me with 24h previous), also have a windows to the interior patio, that gets sunlight, in front windows of Room 1/5.

Room 3/5- Fits 3 people, one single bed + one comfortable double sofa-bed. No windows, but its the lowest cost room!
And most of the time is used as a guest room or emergency couch. Has a big wardrobe and a little night table.

Room 4/5- Fits 3 people, Standard Triple Room in a super centric flat, perfect for couples + 1 friend. The room is provided with a big double bed and a extra comfortable single bed, the room have a big windows (with daily light).

-The flat is quite spacious and nicely decorated. The floors are made of original Catalan mosaic tiles as you can see from the pictures.

Location:

The apartment is situated in an elegant street of Raval Nord between Las Ramblas (the most emblematic boulevard of the city that divides the historical Gothic Quarter from the multicultural and artistic Raval) and MACBA. In the area you will find some fine art galleries, bookstores, museums, restaurants, bars & Supermarkets. It leads to the emblematic MACBA modern art museum (sitting on a nice open square beloved by skateboarders) and CCCB, as well as a beautifully rejuvenated Rambla del Raval, complete with palm trees, benches and Fernando Botero's playful statue The Cat... (for our money much nicer, and certainly much calmer than La Rambla proper!).
Next Las Ramblas

What you will find around:

-The colorful Boqueria Market the ideal place where to see and taste the catalan and spanish food.
-Barceloneta beaches are a pleasant 15 minutes walk away from the flat and you won't get bored on your way as you will be totally immersed in the Barcelona experience: walking down the Ramblas you will see humans statues, street shows, museums, bars restaurants, museums, markets, the Columbus monuments etc...
-Portaferrissa street where all the most important fashion high street retailer are based ( H&M,Mango, River Island, John). if that is not enough, at the end of Portaferrissa you'll get to Portal del Angel, one of the most important commercial fashion street of Spain ( Zara, Massimo Dutti, Pull&Bear,EL corte Ingles etc)

- Big Carrefour Supermarket: 20 mts from the flat.

- There are many restaurants, cafes, bars, groceries and supermarkets open late in the area.

Transport links:

- The airport bus terminal is conveniently located just around the corner in plaza Catalunya. There an Aerobus shuttle service every 5 minutes.
- Metro stations: Plaça Catalunya (30 metros), Liceu (100 metros)
- Bus stops : there are many around Plaça catalunya that reach every corner of the big Barcelona
- Plaça Catalunya train station ( you can conveniently get on local trains to go to the Maresme and Costa Brava coasts)
- Turistic Bus terminal in Plaça Catalunya
- Bike rentals and Bike tours
- Segway tours
- Being so centrally placed you will save lots of money not having to spend on taxis and other transportation means but most importantly you'll save time and avoid stress....

- clean towels and bed linen provided
- access to shared kitchen.
- access to living room.
- washing machine available.
- free internet (wifi)
- One bathroom to share.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 15
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: $36 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: $14
Check In: 12:00 PM (noon)
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • Great host, great location steps from it all, unbeatable price!

    March 2014
  • Excellent location, nice host, sunny and spacious room - the bathroom can be a little tricky but I was satisfied with my stay. Really nice book store right in front of the apartment.

    January 2014
  • Cool guy, nice place, friendly people :)

    January 2014
  • Pixel and his brother Fernando were amazing hosts! I was traveling on my own and they were always willing to take me out on the town! Pixel knows all of the hot spots in the city and has amazing friends he's more than open to share company with.

    The house had two other guests and we all became friends quickly. The building is located very close to La Ramblas and the metro so if you need to go anywhere in the city it's only a short walk away or a quick metro ride to wherever.

    The area in where the building is located is centrally located in the city. The Raval is an up and coming neighborhood and if you're in too deep you're in the immigrant part of town. The area that the apt is located in is closer to the hipster area and is only a block from the Contemporary art museum. You can see skaters in front of the art museum showcasing their tricks.

    There's also a great little restaurant two blocks away called Dostrece which is owned by a Los Angeles local, Abrams. Great spot to get a drink and international cuisine.

    I would definitely recommend this place again. Great value. Great people. Comfortable room and great location!

    Oh right outside of the building is graffiti art by a famous artist named Alice. It's a pretty fantastic piece!

    December 2013
  • The reservation was canceled the day before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    October 2013
  • Pixel is great host ,he is calm ,cool that you will never have problem with.Also he is an easy-going person The location of the house is great just 2 minutes to Las Ramblas and between liceu and Catalunya metro (email hidden)ere is good working wi-fi in his house.I recomend his place with out thinking.

    October 2013
  • Best location, friendly host!!!

    September 2013
  • Pixel is a really nice guy. The place is a good value and fun place to hang out. A bunch of us went to the beach and walked around the city together. It felt like staying with friends

    September 2013
  • The location is outstanding! Couldn't be better. Easy access to the center. Next to Plaza Catalunya & Ramblas but on a pedestrian street so no cars and no noise.
    Pixel was hard to contact because he was traveling and I only received his personal confirmation a day before I arrived. But once I finally got through, he was very helpful. I recommend contacting him as soon as you reserve.
    The apartment was clean, the bed comfortable, the bathroom very small but clean. The kitchen clean. Lots of tea & alcohol, no breakfast bits.
    The cleaner and the neighbor were friendly and helpful.
    There was a strange second-hand store smell to the place but it was bearable.
    Really great for the price.

    November 2012
  • Pixel was an amazing host and his place was very nice, even nicer than the pictures, and in a perfect central location. I highly recommend Pixel to anyone coming to Barcelona!

    November 2012
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