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Molins de Rei, Spain

 Balcony / Balcón

Balcony / Balcón

Community pool of the estate / Piscina Comunitaria

Community pool of the estate / Piscina Comunitaria

Barcelona

Barcelona

Parque Guell of Gaudí

Parque Guell of Gaudí

Sagrada Familia of Gaudí

Sagrada Familia of Gaudí

La Pedrera by Gaudi on the Paseo de Gracia

La Pedrera by Gaudi on the Paseo de Gracia

National Museum of Art of Catalonia (MNAC) and the magical source

National Museum of Art of Catalonia (MNAC) and the magical source

Barcelona's cathedral

Barcelona's cathedral

Mountains of Montserrat (45mn from Molins de Rei)

Mountains of Montserrat (45mn from Molins de Rei)

 Monastery of Montserrat (45mn from Molins de Rei)

Monastery of Montserrat (45mn from Molins de Rei)

Beaches of Barcelona

Beaches of Barcelona

Ramblas de Barcelona

Ramblas de Barcelona

Gold

Member since

2013


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
July 04, 2022 - December 19, 2022 10 days
September 01, 2022 - December 17, 2023 6 days
April 01, 2023 - June 30, 2023 3 weeks

We would love an exchange with New York in the spring or fall of 2023!!

We would like to know european capitals.

This is the ideal place to visit the city of Barcelona and its surroundings, as well as to enjoy at the same time of the tranquillity. Molins de Rei is well communicated by road and by public transport. Barcelona center is available in 20 minutes (Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera, Museo Picaso, Las Ramblas, Parque Guell, Port Olimpic, etc...)
The T-casual is an individual timed ticket for 10 trips on any means of transport within the integrated system (train, metro, bus, tram, rail. The 1-zone ticket is valid for 1: 15h each trip and costs 11.35 €. The ticket is not valid for the stops at the Aeroport T1 and Aeroport T2 metro stations on the L9 Sud line.
There are beaches and coastal towns (Barceloneta, Castelldefels, Vilanova, Sitges) few km. distance.
We are also very close to the mountain of Montserrat and other beautiful countryside places
The house is located in the upper town from 10mn to the train station.
The apartment has 92 m2 and it has two floors; on the first floor are the large bedroom (10 m2) with a double bed (2m x 1.50m), another large bedroom (9,5m2) with a trundle bed, two bathrooms, my office, kitchen (with washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer...), the living room and a balcony (8 m2).
On the second floor there is a large private terrace (64 m2) (this is our favourite place in the house!).
We have computer that you can use with Internet and wi-fi available.
We have a wide car park (15 m2) in the same building.

You can go by car or public transport to visit landmarks of Barcelona: Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera, Parc Guell, the Port Olimpic, the Picasso Museum, Las Ramblas, etc ..
And if you have a car you can visit the Costa Brava (Cadaqués, Empúries, etc.), and charming towns like Girona, Tarragona, among others; but you can also easily go by train.
Tourism in Barcelona and Catalonia:
http://www.newbarcelona-tours.com/
http://w110.bcn.cat/portal/site/Turisme?lang=en_GB
http://catalunya-lgbt.catalunya.com/en/

C'est l'endroit idéal pour visiter la ville de Barcelone et ses environs, ainsi que pour profiter, en même temps, de la tranquillité d'un village comme Molins de Rei. Ce village est  bien desservi par la route, et aussi par les transports en commun (train, tram, bus…). Non seulement Barcelone centre (Plaza Catalunya) est accessible en une vingtaine de minutes, mais aussi d’autres grandes villes de Catalogne sont proches.
Il y a des plages et des villes côtières (Barceloneta, Castelldefels, Sitges) à quelques kilomètres.
Nous sommes également très proches de la montagne de Montserrat et d'autres beaux paysages de campagne.
La maison est située dans la partie haute du village. L'appartement est sur deux niveaux, la partie habitable est au premier (deux chambres, deux salles de bains avec toilettes, un bureau, une cuisine et un salon), et au second nous avons une grande terrasse (c'est notre endroit préféré dans la maison!).
Nous avons un grand parking dans le même bâtiment.
Vous pouvez aller en voiture ou en transport en commun visiter des lieux mythiques de Barcelone: la Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera, le Parc Guell, Port Olimpic, le musée Picasso, les Ramblas, etc ..
Et si vous disposez d’une voiture, vous pourrez visiter la Costa Brava (Cadaqués, Empurias, etc.), et des villes charmantes comme celles de Gérone, Tarragone, entre autres; mais vous pouvez facilement aller en train.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 8 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Profesora de primaria jubilada / retired primary teacher
  • Negocio propio, pero ya retirado / Own Business but already retired.

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4

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In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Garage
  • Private swimming pool

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Lift/Elevator
  • Suitable for disabled people
  • Car necessary
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Berlin, Germany
  • London, UK
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Paris, France
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Milan, Metropolitan City of Milan, Italy
  • Bordeaux, France
  • Basque Country, Spain
  • Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France
  • Hautes-Pyrénées, France
  • Lyon, France
  • San Sebastián, Gipuzkoa, Spain

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français
  • Español

Occupation

  • Profesora de primaria jubilada / retired primary teacher
  • Negocio propio, pero ya retirado / Own Business but already retired.

Children

  • We do not have children.

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

About Our Family

We are a couple 63 and 76 years without children. I am a retired primary teacher and my husband, George, has his own business in Barcelona, but he is currently retired.
We have made exchanges without any problem, 5 in France (Paris, Rennes, Tours, Caen, Castellginest), 1 in the Netherlands (Haarlem) and 1 in Warszawa (Polonia).

Lifestyle

We like to travel and visit with tranquility, different places.
We are interested in the history, art and typical food of each place.
 We are a couple 63 and 76 years, no children.
I am a retired primary teacher and my husband George had his own business, but he is retired too.

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