Big, sunny and charming apartment in the heart of the Old City of Barcelona

Big, sunny and charming apartment in the heart of the Old City of Barcelona

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 7
1 Bathrooms
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Our home

Sunny, spacious and charming apartment in an 1862 building. Nice and wide staircase and stone paved courtyard. Top terrace with views over the Old City. Housekeeper, nice neighbours, peculiar atmosphere. Large living room with two balconies. Large master bedroom with high quality double-bed (very comfortable, organic materials). Kid's room with bunk bed. Guest room with double-bed. Second guest room with single bed. Well equipped kitchen with breakfast table. Bathroom and extra toilet. Wooden floors. Non expensive comfortable furniture, relaxed feeling (perfect for children). Full equipped for kids, even small bikes. Adult Brompton folding bikes available, stored downstairs. No parking, no tv, instead DVD projector, no cooling. 4rth floor without elevator (c'mon, it's very healthy).

Property features

Who we are

  1. Nuria (45) and Roco (42), we are both architects working as town planners for the local administration. Enviromental concerns. Interested in sustainable buildings and neighbourhoods. No car. We move by bike and public transport. We like cooking and prefer organic clothing and furniture. Organic food from nearby producers available for guests. Three daughters: Julia (11), Andrea (8) and Violeta (4). No pets. We've made several succesful swaps: Freiburg, Stuttgart, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Potsdam, Amsterdam, Paris and Montpellier. Some of our exchange mates have become friends! We can provide nice tips for visiting Barcelona and surroundings, specially art and architecture.

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Where is it?

Your neighbourhood

In the heart of the Gothic Quartier, right across the street from the City Hall, 2 minuts from the Cathedral. Very close to other monuments such as Santa Maria del Mar, Picasso Museum, Boqueria market, roman temple and walls, etc. Pedestrian neigbourhood, really nice hidden spots. All means of transportation within walking distance. Close to the Ramblas, the Old Harbour, the beach and the wonderful Ciutadella Park. Nightlife, shops, restaurants, monuments, culture... all at hand, impossible to get any closer.

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