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Bedrooms 1
Space 55 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Nice apartment for 4 persons, ideally situated in the Gothic Quarter,

This charming and romantic 55 sqm apartment is located in the Born aerea in the second floor of a XIVth century building, completely restored with two lifts but preserving the old features from the palace that was in the past. The building is located just behind Picasso Museum, near Montcada St. The neighborhood is the most fashionable and original of Barcelona. it has room for 4 persons: there is a confortable double bed and a double sofa bed in a stylish open living space. Usually we use the apartment for rent but it is also available to exchange.Ideally located

Property Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks english, spanish, italian
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
15 February, 2018

About Host

We live in Barcelona and love the Gothic Quarter. This building, after the remodelation, obtained the 1992 Architecture National Prize for making a modern building from an old Monastery.

Host purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Host chose Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera

The first time we saw the building, we fall in love with it as it used to be the XV old Santa Clara Monastery but was completely renovated in 1995. The building has also a Cloister that nowdays you can see from the big skylight inside the building.

What makes this apartment unique

You can go walking almost everywhere in Barcelona, between narrow medieval streets enjoying nice restaurants, terrace cafes, boutiques, tapas bar etc. People is walking up and down day and night.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera, Spain

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Near The Ocean
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(53 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.792453 based on 53 reviews

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Totally enjoyed the apartment, location was perfect for us. Easy walking distance to numerous sites that we toured. Close enough to return during day if needed. I would book again if returning to Barcelona.

  • Review Submitted: 30/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sarah. I am happy you enjoyed the apartment and Barcelona. We aré at your disposal again next time you want to Travel to Travel to Barcelona. Thank you for having selected my apartment F.
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Lovely Place

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in this flat. Loved the area as well.

  • Review Submitted: 18/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Andrea for having selected my apartment for your vacation in Barcelona. I am happy you felt confortable and hope you visit us again next time come to BCN. Have a nice Year 2018. F.
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Convenient and so comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I totally enjoyed our stay in beautiful Barcelona at this very comfortable and convenient apartment. It was very clean had a very nice mattress and bed and had a very comfortable living area. The location was superb in the heart of El Born. Would definitely stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: 02/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest, We are very happy when our guest feel comfortable in our property and can enjoy Barcelona feeling like they are at home. Thank you for having selected our apartment and hope to see you in a near visit to our beautiful visit All the best F.
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Great location for Barcelona apartment

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here for several days in Oct. 2016. The apartment is in in secure building and had everything we needed. Pictures and information were accurate. They were waiting to let us in as we arrived, which was helpful, and communications with owner and manager was very prompt. We took a cab to and from airport, about 30 Euro. The A/C was needed and working in Oct, which sometimes does not happen in hotels in Europe. The neighborhood is great! That is the real bonus of this place. EL Born neighborhood is full of little shops, and tapas bars, and pedestrian only streets, but close to the Jaumie metro station. The only downside is the street noise that is pretty constant. Windows, even closed, let in a lot of noise, so if you are a light sleeper bring earplugs. We ate at La Boheme cafe every morning, right around the corner. Would stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 20/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your comments. We are happy you enjoyed your vacation and just for your information, next month we are going to change the windows so our guest can rest peacefully. We could do this year as fortunately we have always guest. Thank you for having selected the apartment and hope you will visit us again next time you select Barcelona. All the best F.
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

This quirky apartment allowed us to discover, and fall in love with, the El Born area of Barcelona. The area has great restaurants, tapas bars, shops, and museums. It's close to all the great attractions.

The strange part is that the apartment is it's on a pedestrian-only alley. If we knew that going in we could have avoided our GPS taking us up every little alley in the area. All I would have had to do is park about 100 feet away to unload our car before parking it, but the manager didn't feel it was important to let us know.

The apartment is on a noisy alley-way, has paper thin walls, and the wall between the living room and bedroom doesn't go all the way to the ceiling. This allows both light and noise to go into the bedroom from the living room.

We still had a great time and would use it again now that we are forewarned.

  • Review Submitted: 15/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, Really sorry that you with the GPS did not find out that the building, where the apartment is, is in a very narrow pedestrian medieval street and regret that the noise in the Born area (at present the coolest place in Barcelona) did not let you rest properly. In the next month we will change the two windows as to permit our guest to rest all night. I am happy that anyway, you were satisfied of your vacation in Barcelona . Have a good night F.
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Perfect Old City Location

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was exactly as advertised. The living area was great as it was separated from the bedroom area so you did not feel like you were staying in a bedroom. The kitchen was well equipped although we only made coffee. We typically went to the market right down the street and got our breakfast makings for the next day. With fresh pastries so convenient breakfast was easy. The apartment is attached to a great market restaurant which allows for a variety of food faire and is highly reviewed. If your looking for an Old City location and you don't want a hotel, this is the place and the price was comparable to the location. Literally right around the corner from the Picasso Museum. Clearly there are no cars in the Old City but there was a convenient parking structure where we left our rental car and the location for everything was very safe. The air conditioning and windows did not allow for street noise to come into the apartment so we slept soundly. This was our first stop from the airport and we stayed four days and felt rested to start the rest of our journey. The deposit was refunded promptly and the owners were VERY responsive and attentive to our stay. We would HIGHLY recommend this apartment for a Barcelona stay.

  • Review Submitted: 23/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for yours fantastic comments about the apartment. We are very happy that you enjoyed your vacation in Barcelona and that the apartment was confortable as desired. thank you again for having selected our apartment and hope to see you again next time you come to Barcelona. Have a nice day F.
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Just walking aroound you will find a lot of restaurant, tapas bar, boutiques, the Born Cultural Center, the beautiful Santa Maria del Mar Cathedral and Picasso Museum. You can go walking to Las Ramblas but also you just have the subways to 5 minutes walking.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Sant Pere - Santa Caterina i la Ribera, Spain

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
8 Jan 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add AU$31 per night, per additional guest
Mobile World Congress
25 Feb 2018 - 1 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
Flat fee
2 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$24 per night, per additional guest
1 Apr 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$24 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$24 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

limpieza AU$94.14
Pet Fee AU$0
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$313.8

Precio especial por 7 dias. Tarifa en función del número de personas, fianza pedida, arras/deposito de reserva, entrega de llaves realizada por representante del propietario. Propietario ausente durante la estancia pero disponible telefonicamente en todo momento.,

Manager's Cancellation Policy

No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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