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“Good apartment, great value & location” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Chic & Basic Urquinaona Apartments

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Chic & Basic Urquinaona Apartments
Ronda Sant Pere 22, 08010 Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)   |  
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Ranked #383 of 708 Specialty Lodging in Barcelona
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“Good apartment, great value & location”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

We had a 3 week long trip to Europe & visited several cites (& countries) & stayed in several hotels/apts. I used trip advisors a lot in my decision making and it has been helpful, thus I would like to share my experience with other trip advisor users. We were quite happy with this apartment. The apt was clean and the location was excellent. The staff was helpful too. Overall, this apt is more than basic.

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  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2009

This was our first time staying with chic and basic in their apartments and we will definitely return. We had to call the reception from the airport for them to meet us at the apartment, and they were very helpful with directions on how to get to the apartments and were already waiting for us when we arrived.
The apartment itself was wonderful, clean and blue and white. The kitchen was basically equipped, enough for some simple cooking.
Also, the apartment had lovely views of the city. A bonus was the internet that was included.
The staff were wonderful, very attentive and friendly. One of the staff members, Renato, who checked us in was especially great and provided us with excellent advice about what to do and where to go in the city. He also gave us the names of a handful of great restaurants including a lovely traditional Catalan place.
All in all great value for what it is and a great experience.

  • Liked — the location, the staff
  • Stayed January 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Address: Ronda Sant Pere 22, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Hotel Style:
Ranked #383 of 708 Specialty Lodging in Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Stylish, contemporary apartments located on the sixth floor lieing just off the main square of Placa Catalunya. These apartments are situated on Placa Urquinaona, surrounded by the classy streets of the city centre's Eixample district. From here you can easily walk to attractions such as the Gothic Quarter, Las Ramblas and Passeig de Gracia in only a few minutes. Full of natural light, each recently renovated apartment comes with chic, minimalist decor. They all include well-equipped kitchens, allowing you to enjoy an independent stay in the beautiful Catalan capital. ... more   less 
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