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Otaka, Barcelona
2 Bedroom 2 Bath - Bedroom
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Otaka, Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain
0 mi from City Center
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About the Property

Otaka is a luxurious student accommodation in Barcelona, providing a range of stunning 2 bedroom- 2 bathroom apartments. EADA Business School and Universitat de Barcelona are a short walk away from this property.

Features

Each private room comes furnished with a comfortable bed and ample storage space to store all your belongings, complete with a private bathroom and a shared kitchen duly equipped with a coffee maker, dining set, fridge, freezer, oven, dishwasher, along with pots and pans. The property also offers stable high-speed wifi, iron / steamer, hair dryer towels, linens and bluetooth speakers. Some common amenities include air conditioning, Smart TV and an elevator. To ensure utmost safety, there’s provision of a smoke alarm and a first-aid kit. 

Location and What's Hot?

At such a prime location, there are many amazing restaurants, cafés and bars in the neighborhood such as Vermuteria La Guapa, L’obrador and Orient Express Cocktail Bar, respectively, all of which are a stone’s throw away from the accommodation. From Performing Arts Theatre such as La Villarroel to Pool halls such as La Villarroel, there’s something for everyone to explore near the property. With Lidl and Mercat del Ninot being a short walk from the property, you don’t even have to worry about fetching your groceries!

Commute

Bus Stops such as València - Comte d'Urgell and Comte d'Urgell-Mercat del Ninot are both suitably situated within walking distance, letting you travel throughout Barcelona with great ease.

Pet policy

The property is pet friendly.

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Elevator

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you require a minimum stay?

Depending on the apartment and city, most of the property locations require a minimum stay of one to three months.

Which amenities are available?

All apartments are equipped to meet all your comfort and professional needs. Each apartment comes with high-speed WiFi, a coffee maker, a washing machine, a hairdryer, a first aid kit, Bluetooth speaker, kitchen & bathroom essentials, a Smart TV, etc.

Can I book a monthly rental abroad as a foreigner?

Absolutely! They’re expat-friendly and encourage foreigners to live abroad at PMG. The entire pre-booking process can be handled remotely so your stay can be waiting for you upon arrival.

Can I tour your apartments before committing?

The Property offers 3D virtual tours to give you an insider’s look at exactly how the apartment is going to be from floor to ceiling.

What should I do if I have an emergency in the apartment?

In the case of a serious emergency, Property recommends that you call the local emergency contact numbers listed in each apartment’s home manual. PMG also offers customer support for pressing matters or urgent apartment repairs, such as a water leak or outage. All other matters are handled by the concierge service during regular business hours.

I plan to work remotely during my trip. What work-from-home solutions do you provide?

All of their apartments are outfitted with comfortable indoor and outdoor workstations and equipped with high-speed WiFi.

What if I need to modify or cancel my reservation?

The property encourages guests to book their dates with confidence to avoid any cancellation fees that may be incurred. Property does, however, understand that things happen and plans change, especially during these difficult times.

How do utilities work in a Property?

The Property makes it easy to live wherever you want, by setting up all utilities prior to your check-in. Depending on the city, each apartment is charged a flat fee to cover utility expenses.

Can I bring my pet to the apartment?

Of course, Property wouldn’t want you to leave your beloved pet behind. Most of their homes are pet-friendly. Property charges a Pet Fee of €250 for the first pet for the entire length of your stay, and any additional pet comes at an extra cost of €125.

What does the properties' concierge service include?

Properties concierge service is comprised of local experts to help you navigate any questions or doubts you may have during your stay. Every Property stay includes concierge services and is available during working hours.

How are properties apartments different from hotels?

The Property offers personalized turn-key apartments. Instead of generic accommodation, each apartment is custom-designed and includes the comforts of home that a hotel simply can not. They believe in offering an experience, as shown in their intentional design and prime locations, rather than just a place to stay.

How are your apartments cleaned?

Properties apartments are cleaned and sanitized before and after every booking. They adhere to all COVID-19 cleaning protocols to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our guests. Fresh bed linens and towels are provided for each booking and can be refreshed during the reservation depending on the total length of stay.

Are all the photos real?

All of the Properties move-in-ready properties use professional, real photos. Renders of the space are used when they are in the pre-selling stage of a listing, which is explicitly stated as a pre-selling and not a move-in-ready property.
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Student Accomodations in Barcelona

Barcelona Student Accommodation

It may initially seem daunting and time-consuming to find suitable student accommodation in Barcelona. However, it is not a far-fetched dream for students. Amber has great Barcelona student housing options providing convenience, the highest comfort levels and accessibility within the city. Some of the best Barcelona student housing options can be found near some of the most prestigious universities in Barcelona, like the Universitat de Barcelona, Ramon Llull University and Pompeu Fabra University.

Amber can help you find luxurious and budget-friendly off-campus student accommodation in Barcelona, depending on your lifestyle and budget. All the student hostels in Barcelona are built keeping in mind the comfort and convenience of the students. Barcelona has something to offer for every kind of person! The different kinds of Barcelona student accommodation options that are available include en suites, shared rooms, private rooms, apartments and studios. It is important to start the search for Barcelona student housing well in advance as the demand can be high during the peak times of the year when prospective students fly in from different countries. Xior Diagonal Besos is an amazing option from our wide range of accommodations in Barcelona for students, costing around €570.

About Barcelona

Barcelona is the official capital of the Catalonia region. It is a beautiful city full of life, located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea in northeastern Spain. Its enriching, culture-rich history and sensational sightseeing areas make it one of the most famous destinations to visit in Europe. Barcelona's history dates back over two millennia. Founded by the Roman Empire in the 1st century BCE, Barcelona emerged as a thriving centre of commerce and culture in the Middle Ages. Its renowned architecture and art flourished in the city. The city underwent significant growth and modernization in the 19th and 20th centuries to become a hub of tourism and trade today.

The busy metropolis of Barcelona only comes second to Madrid in size, with a population of 5.6 million. The celebrated government buildings of Spain, like the Catalan Government Palace and the Parliament of Catalonia, are also situated in Barcelona. Collserola Park is a natural area for cycling, birdwatching and historical sites, making it a peaceful retreat from the city's rush. Barcelona is prominent for its unique architecture, seamlessly blending the old and the new. The wonderful city has much to contribute, from the old Gothic Quarters' narrow streets to the modernist marvels built under world-renowned architects like Antoni Gaudi. With beautiful beaches like the Barceloneta and delicious food like paella, gazpacho and tortillas, you are in for an incredible, unforgettable student life experience!

Best student accommodation in Barcelona

Locating an affordable Barcelona student housing option is key if you plan to pursue further studies. Having an entire room from a Barcelona student residence for yourself that provides a quiet and relaxing environment aids the learning process and helps you concentrate while studying. Reliable student housing in Barcelona guarantees an exciting student life by supporting and stabilizing international students away from home. It is an additional bonus if you share your Barcelona student accommodation as living together generates a sense of belonging. It is a great opportunity for making reliable friends and networking with individuals. Students should consider location, pricing, amenities, and availability while analyzing housing options. After all, finding suitable student housing in Barcelona is a crucial component to consider while planning further studies, as it can greatly influence a student's academics and personal life in this city.

Amber makes it easier by creating a simple, three-step method to pick, pay, and book the Barcelona student apartment of your choice. Amber provides purpose-built flats, studios, and affordable student apartments in Barcelona. If you plan on staying in Barcelona, choosing neighbourhoods near your university will lessen your commute time, which is possible with amber's sorting features. Do look into some of the affordable accommodations in Barcelona for students that we provide:

  1. Xior Diagonal Besos
  2. Xior The Lofttown
  3. Yugo Garbi
  4. Xior Collblanc
  5. Yugo Aleu

Cost of living in Barcelona

Barcelona is a thriving city offering a fantastic student lifestyle. However, budgeting is necessary, particularly regarding the cost of living. You can cut costs by using student discounts, cooking at home, and taking the bus or train instead of a cab. Students can afford and enjoy living in Barcelona with a little planning beforehand. Here are a few of the costs you are likely to incur:

  1. Food: €35-€50 / week
  2. Gas and electricity: €20-€30 / week
  3. Internet & mobile phone: €20-€25 / week
  4. Dinner at a restaurant: €15-€20 / week
  5. Laundry: €5-€10 / week
  6. Stationery and Textbooks: €20-€30 / month
  7. Clothing: €50-€75 / month
  8. Travel (buses, trams, trains): €40-€50 / month

Student Travel Barcelona

Barcelona is a lively city with a wide variety of public transport choices that make getting about simple and economical for students. The city's well-connected metro system, buses, trams, and trains make it simple for students to get around the city. Students in Barcelona should budget between €30 and €40 per week for travel costs, which vary depending on their lifestyle, personal preferences, and location. The following are the various modes of transport available near most Barcelona student accommodation:

  1. Metro: The Barcelona Metro is an efficient and quick means to get around the city. A single ticket costs €2.40, while a 10-trip ticket costs €10.90. Any combination of metro, bus, and tram travels inside the city is included in the cost of the T-Casual card, which is €11.35 for ten trips.
  2. Bus: Another common means of transportation in Barcelona is the bus. Bus fares range from €2.40 for one trip to €10.90 for ten. Using the T-Casual card on a bus is also an option.
  3. Tram: Barcelona's tram network connects the city's many neighbourhoods and provides an enjoyable way to go along the city's coastline. A 10-trip tram pass costs €10.90, while a single ride costs €2.40.
  4. Train: Barcelona's outskirts and other areas of Spain can be reached via the RENFE train network. The prices may change depending on the destination.

The Hola BCN! travel card is a cheap and practical choice for students who plan to stay in Barcelona for an extended period. For 48 hours, 72 hours, and five days, the card costs €16.30, €23.70, and €35.40, respectively. All public transit in Barcelona, including the metro, buses, trams and suburban trains, is accessible with this card at no additional cost.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Barcelona

Students can participate in a variety of activities and experiences in Barcelona, a city that is dynamic and rich in culture. The city is well-known for its great food and many accessible student options. Everyone may find something to enjoy in Barcelona, which has everything from traditional tapas bars like Quimet & Quimet and La Cova Fumada to vegan cafes like Flax & Kale and Teresa Carles. Barcelona's beaches are a favourite place for college students to relax and recharge. Barceloneta Beach is a popular destination for locals and visitors in the city centre. The city boasts many parks and green areas, like the well-known Parc Guell, which provides breathtaking views of the city and is home to several notable architectural creations by Antoni Gaudi.

Barcelona hosts major annual celebrations and events, notably the well-known La Mercè Festival in September and the Sonar music festival in June. The city boasts a thriving nightlife, with several clubs and bars that cater to all preferences. Students frequently visit places like Razzmatazz, Sala Apolo, and Opium. Students can enjoy a distinctive fusion of history, culture, and contemporary city life in Barcelona. The city provides students with several learning and exploration options, including museums like the Picasso Museum and the Joan Miró Foundation, art galleries like the MACBA and the CCCB, and historical sites like the Gothic Quarter and the Sagrada Familia. Barcelona is a city that welcomes students and has a significant number of universities and student organizations that provide assistance and resources for international students.

Barcelona Tourist Attractions

Barcelona is a well-known tourist destination due to its amazing architecture, rich cultural legacy, and long history. Enjoy the city's stunning beaches while relaxing, visit museums, and dine on traditional Catalan cuisine. Barcelona will capture and enchant everyone who visits because there is so much to discover and experience. Some of the top sights in the city are given below:

  1. The Park Güell
  2. Sagrada Familia
  3. Gothic Quarter
  4. La Rambla
  5. Casa Batlló
  6. Camp Nou Stadium

Universities in Barcelona

The top universities in Spain can be found in Barcelona. They have several different programmes which draw students from various countries. Listed below are a few of the universities:

  1. Universitat de Barcelona
  2. Ramon Llull University
  3. Pompeu Fabra University
  4. Abat Oliba CEU University
  5. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  6. Universitat de Barcelona
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