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Our Historic Penthouse. Come and learn!!

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Our Historic Penthouse. Come and learn!!

Entire flat
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath

LEARN HOW WAS LIFE ABOUT UNDER FRANCO´S REGIME
In 2002 during our penthouse remodeling works, we find rests of different household objects hidden in a double ceiling in our apartment.
Between cutlery, kitchenware and an old kind of mattress, we found newspapers dated in 1959.
During Franco´s regime and, especially, in the few years after civil war (1939), some Republicans did hide in places as basements, double walls, etc. to avoid General Franco´s reprisals that followed after the war...

Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Essentials
  • Heating
  • Hot water
  • Wireless Internet
  • Elevator in Building

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

40 Reviews

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Susan User Profile
Susan
May 2018
The apartment is in the *perfect* location for both the historic area and Ruzafa neighbourhood. Check in was fab and we were provided with maps and lots of suggestions and recommendations. The apartment is gorgeous, there was no street noise, the kitchen was small but had everyth…
Laura User Profile
Laura
October 2017
Cute little apartment around 10 mins walking from the main central station (Xativa). Also the neighbourhood the apartment is located is gorgeous and very trendy, with nice coffee shops and bars. It’s a great place to base yourself for a weekend in Valencia. The beach is not far…
Mikolaj User Profile
Mikolaj
May 2017
This wonderful little apartment is located 5-10 mins walking distance from the centre of the city and the underground station that takes you to and from the airport, so this is a prime location if you're planning on visiting the city of Valencia. The location is also great becaus…
Monika User Profile
Monika
May 2017
I have the best time here, the apartment was so cozy and so close to the city! The hosts are really kind and I want to especially thank Alba for taking her time to tell us places we need to see. Without her we would have skipped a lot of fun. I am not just thinking about coming h…
Sarah User Profile
Sarah
May 2017
Perfectly located apartment in Russafa, close to some lovely shops, bars and restaurants and also easily walkable to the old town. The apartment is small but thoughtfully restored and there is communal terrace ideal for breakfasting. Jose and Alba were excellent hosts and gave so…
Jack User Profile
Jack
April 2017
Great apartment in a superb location. Perfect for any individual or couple looking to go away to Valencia.
Emma User Profile
Emma
March 2017
Beautiful home, kind host, great location and incredible history.

Hosted by Jose

Alboraya, SpainJoined in November 2012
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770 Reviews
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Hello! Before having family we rehabilitated and decorated in our own style our lovely penthouse in which we have lived for some years. Now we put at your disposal so that you enjoy it as much as we did. I find fascinating to show our beloved city to outsiders, helping them to d…
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