We are offering our spacious 2-bedroom 2-bathroom apartment in central Barcelona for home exchange. On the first floor of a 19th-century Modernist block (equipped with a lift), the apartment has been renovated to an extremely high-standard: air-conditioning, central heating, parquet flooring throughout.
In addition to a double and single bedroom, the apartment offers a fully-equipped sit-in kitchen and a spacious and light-filled lounge/salon area that includes an additional sofa bed. The apartment also has a quiet, shaded patio/garden area that can be accessed directly via double doors from the lounge area - perfect for enjoying balmy Barcelona summer days and nights. Excluding the garden, the apartment covers an area of 120m2.
Our apartment is located in 'Eixample' area of Barcelona, an area characterised by its elegant Gaudi-inspired 19th century Modernist architecture. Renowned for its wide variety of sophisticated shopping, restaurants and bars, the apartment's Eixample location is also perfect for accessing the key sights of central Barcelona. Within walking distance of the apartment, you will find both 'Passeig de Gracia' - the city's premier shopping thoroughfare - and also the world-famous 'Ramblas'. Other nearby attractions include the Barrio Gotic and Barceloneta, the city's beach area that is just a 25 minute bus ride away. The local neighbourhood has a good range of amenities all conveniently located within 10 minutes of the apartment: supermarkets, farmer´s market, parks/playgrounds, pharmacies, delicatessens, bakeries, running paths and hospital. The nearest metro stations are just four blocks away. We are just a 30-minute cab ride from the international airport and within easy reach of the main train lines serving the coast and beaches of Catalunya as well as the lush green hinterland.