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Chic & Basic Urquinaona Apartments

Ronda Sant Pere 22, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lured by the chic photos on the website and the relatively basic price, I had booked the studio apartment for six nights. As other reviewers mentioned, it is centrally located, only a few minutes' walk from Plaça Catalunya, which is also where the Aerobus stops. If, however, you arrive after 8:30 pm, as I did, you have to check in... More 

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Oran, Algeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

a wonderful week in January in this apartment in the centre of the city, you can in less than 10 minutes walk being where the most famous of barcelona.placa catalunya, las ramblas, portal de l'angel, passeig de gracia, bar, restaurant, tapas... for shopping you are surrounded by the largest fashion store. apartment clean and quiet, staff very nice at our... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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12 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Trastero pseudo-pop sucio y desangelado. Total falta de mantenimiento y bichos en el baño. Sin ventilacion. A evitar. Pseudo-pop storage, dirty and sad. Total lack of maintenance and bugs in bathroom. No ventilation. Avoid it.

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Amberg, Germany
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was one of the worst accommodations I have endured in my extensive travels. The staff was friendly and helpful, but not enough to offset the terrible apartments.The apartment was dirty. It was falling apart and unsightly. It felt so dilapidated that it was almost unsafe. The wi-fi was negligible, I had faster service using my mobile data connection. The... More 

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Barcelona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

The apartment was very central and it had everything you would need. The only downside is that there is no reception. Other than that everything was great!

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TLV
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

This is not a low-cost apartment. It costs 136 Euro per night, so we had some expectations. We were not looking for luxury, but for a decent place to enjoy our vacation. First, there are 3 good things that I must say about this apartment: 1. Its location is excellent. 2. The person in charge (Nicolas) has a very nice... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

Everything works as described: we called from the airport and were met at the time we stipulated. The apartment was clean and bright and had all the useful kitchen items in adequate amounts. Everything worked, the beds were comfortable, the neighbors were quiet. (There is street noise when the windows are open, but nothing unusual.) The neighborhood is central and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

This apartment has a unique location (super centric), but this turned to be the only good thing of it. It was dirty and certain parts were almost falling apart (please check our pictures). We travelled to Barcelona on December and the apartment was quite cold, when we tried to switch on the warm airco, it started to do a really... More 

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