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  • 4 bedrooms

  • 2 bathrooms

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This home’s minimal design complements the original features of the building – we love the high ceilings and unique curved corridors. Newly renovated, Shaking It is spotless. The communal area might be a little on the small side for its capacity of eight, but the open layout and natural light from the balcony windows make it a great place to socialise. Conveniently located in the Eixample neighbourhood, the Plaça Catalunya, Sagrada Familia and Casa Battló are all nearby.


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What to expect


Highlights

This bedroom desk area

This bedroom desk area

The bright living room

The bright living room

The sociable kitchen and dining area

The sociable kitchen and dining area

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Home truths

    It can get a bit noisy in the master bedroom and second bedroom as they face onto a busy avenue

    There are only two bathrooms between all eight guests

    The third bedroom is on the small side and gets less natural light than the others

    We wish the internet speed was a bit faster in the bedrooms

About this stay


Amenities

Laptop friendly workspace

Wi-fi

Air conditioning

Parking available

Washing machine

Dryer

Bedrooms & bathrooms

4 bedrooms, 5 beds

2 bathrooms

Extras


VIP services

Daily cleaning

Fridge fills

Extras are subject to availability. Please enquire with your host.

Local guide


About El Raval

Dull moments don’t exist in Barcelona, and that’s certainly true of the El Raval neighbourhood. It’s vibrant and energetic through the day and night – perfect for those seeking an immersive city experience, but perhaps not for those longing for peace and quiet. Location-wise, you couldn’t be better placed. You’ll have the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art and adjacent Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona on your doorstep, and independent...

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Local restaurants, cafes, museums, sites and activities, recommended by our community of hosts and travel experts

Nestle in at Brunch & Cake

Nestle in at Brunch & Cake

Everything at Brunch & Cake is made by hand, and their slogan is 'In grandmothers we trust!' It's a lovely, homely place to hang out in too so bring a book and settle in.

Get a health boost at Flax & Kale

Get a health boost at Flax & Kale

With a fantastic selection of vegan and vegetarian food, that sit alongside meat dishes too, Flax & Kale describes itself as the first (and best) flexitarian restaurant in Barcelona.

Take in the sights at Passeig de Gràcia

Take in the sights at Passeig de Gràcia

This sumptuous avenue is lined with several of the city's most celebrated architectural highlights like Gaudi's Casa Batlló and Casa Amatller – not to be missed.

Treat youself at Escriba

Treat youself at Escriba

Reportedly the best place for pastries in town, this little cafe is a must-visit for anyone with a sweet tooth.

Crack open a Catalan beer at Fabrica Moritz

Crack open a Catalan beer at Fabrica Moritz

Brewing fresh beer in the centre of Barcelona every day, this newly renovated theme park for beer lovers also offers tours. Come thirsty!

Explore Gaudi's masterpiece Casa Batlló

Explore Gaudi's masterpiece Casa Batlló

Visit one of the most outstanding works of Gaudí, the Casa Batlló, where you will see the most magnificent example of Barcelona's own art nouveau style.

Check out The Catalan Museum of Modernism

Check out The Catalan Museum of Modernism

Opened in 2010, it contains furniture, paintings and sculptures from this key artistic and architectural movement. There's work from Gaudi, Busquets, Arnau, Llimona and others.

Get your health kicks at Organic Market

Get your health kicks at Organic Market

A terrific organic food store with its own in-house bakery and cafe. Great place to pick up good quality groceries.

Get around

Airport

Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat

28 min

Girona–Costa Brava

1 hr 17 min

Subway station

Hospital Clínic

8 min

Train station

Provença

11 min

Bus stop

València - Villarroel

2 min

Local shops & services

Convenience store

2 min

Cafe

1 min

Pharmacy

2 min

Points of interest

Beach

Sant Miquel Beach

25 min

Booking policies


House Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

No smoking

No pets

No parties or events

Good to know

Arrival from 15:00

Departure before 11:00

On floor 3, has a lift

Air con

Wifi speed: 65Mbps

Cancellation policy

  • Up until

    7

    days

    Cancel at least 7 days before your check-in date for a 50% refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 7 days away.

Host


This home is managed by Maria

This home is managed directly by its owner who will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Originally from France, Owen used to come to Barcelona for holidays but loved it so much he decided to stay. He began hosting in his own home, but soon expanded his portfolio and now has a whole team working with him. Owen might not be the one checking you in, but his team is seriously committed and proud of the work they do – you can be certain you’re in good hands.

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