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Vrabac Guesthouse

Calle Portaferrisa 14, 8003 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
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Ranked #46 of 296 Barcelona B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed five nights in Vrabac. The location is perfect, both in the sense that it is in the middle of the adorably picturesque Gothic quarters, and also because it is only a 10 minute walk from Placa Catalunya where the Aerobus (from the airport) stops. The deluxe double room/suite we stayed in was gorgeous; well furnished, lots of space,... More

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This guest house exceeded our expectations! Our room was charming, comfortable and clean. The breakfast was delicious. The staff was very helpful. We would definitely stay there again if we go back to Barcelona.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely guest house. It was very easy to find with clear directions emailed to us prior to arrival. The hosts were warm, welcoming and very helpful. The facilities provided in the room were excellent and the whole design was well planned. The place was clean and beautifully decorated to a high specification set in an old building. The... More

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Ontario
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of staying at the Vrabac Guesthouse during my stay in Barcelona. The Nic was very friendly and helpful, as he stayed open an extra hour due to my plane being delayed. The room was all that I needed; Nothing fancy and clean. It was located in the heart of the gothic district. As soon as you... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been in some places arond Europe, but this is the nicest hotel we've seen! It is not only a guesthouse, it is much more. From the moment, I have booked, the owners contacts immedietly, they give useful advices. Good custumer support. We book a basic room, but they suggested to upgrade a standard room, which was a good... More

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Villars-sur-Ollon, Vaud, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A wonderful, friendly, classy and spiritual place to stay just meters from Las Ramblas. I had a luxury room which was huge and beautifully furnished. The bed was comfortable and I slept wonderfully. The bathroom was great. Breakfasts are amazing with use of local, organic and home made produce. Wonderful hosts and staff. I will be going back!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Could not recommend Vrabac guesthouse enough. From the moment I booked Nicolas was in contact with me. Best customer service I had in Europe. The BnB was clean & very nicely decorated. Located in the heart of the gothic quarter it is in the perfect location but somehow masks all the noise so is the perfect hideaway! The breakfast is... More

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Arlington, VA
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We have a number of room requirements that are the basis of how we judge where we are staying-location, value, quiet(we tend to sleep in), and comfortable bed, Vrabac was all of these and more, and Nicolas and Frederico set us up for five great nights in Barcelona. One of the unexpected pleasures was that breakfast was served until 11.... More

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

A perfect place to explore the centre of the city. Vrabac is an oasis amongst the bustle of la rambla.. The rooms are well presented mixing modern and old furnishings... As many reviewers haveI already said breakfast is excellent... recommended would stay again..

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

This quaint guest house is perfectly located in an 18th century building with original tile floors and stained glass windows. Sonya and Nicolas were helpful and gracious hosts. The breakfast spread was fresh and a perfect way to start your day. The rooms are all individually decorated and the memory foam beds provided a great night sleep. I felt like... More

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Address: Calle Portaferrisa 14, 8003 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > El Barri Gòtic
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PRACTICAL LIKE A HOTEL, WARM LIKE A HOME. Daily and weekly rooms for rent in a PRIVATE FLAT.This place is a TYPICAL MODERNISTA HOUSE located in the heart of the Gothic Quarter, the historic centre of the city, a few meters from Las Ramblas and the Cathedral. It is located in a commercial area with a very diverse gastronomic and leisure offer. Vrabac is a small, friendly and charming house. We have ten double, twin or single rooms fully equipped. ... more   less 
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