Living in El Putxet Barcelona, why choose this neighbourhood of Sarria – Sant Gervasi?


Why live in El Putxet i El Farró? It’s a question that many homebuyers consider when choosing a neighbourhood to live in Barcelona.

El Putxet i El Farró is a neighbourhood located in the upper part of the city, known for its tranquillity, quality of life and wide range of services. Here are some key points about living in this neighbourhood in the district of Sarrià – Sant Gervasi.

Living in El Putxet Barcelona


El Putxet is a residential neighbourhood with a wide range of homes available. From small studios to large apartments and single-family houses with patios and terraces or even pools in modernist constructions, there are options for all tastes.

The prices of homes vary depending on the area, but in general, they are more affordable than in other areas of the city such as Eixample or Pedralbes.

The real estate developments of Bonavista Developments, such as Homer 27, combine the best of living in a neighbourhood like El Putxet, Sarrià Sant – Sant Gervasi, with homes with all the amenities.


El Putxet i el Farró is located in one of the most desirable areas for family residences. It borders the neighbourhoods of Vallcarca, Sant Gervasi, Sant Gervasi-Galvany and the neighbourhood of Gracia. It is well connected by public transport, with several bus and metro lines connecting it to the rest of the city.

Parks in El Putxet i El Farró, Barcelona


Due to its location, the neighbourhood is surrounded by parks and green areas, and is ideal for active people who want a place to run, walk or exercise or for those who want to find disconnection even in an urban environment. El Putxet has several parks and green spaces in the area that are popular among residents and visitors. El Putxet has several parks and green spaces in the area that are popular among residents and visitors.

Jardines of Turó del Putxet (Park of Turó del Putxet). It is one of the largest parks in the neighbourhood and has a great variety of trees and plants. Additionally, it has paths for walking and running, picnic areas, and a playground. Being situated on top of a hill, it offers impressive panoramic views of Barcelona.

Jardines de la Tamarita. This park is one of the most beautiful in the area, with well-maintained gardens and a pond with ducks and fish. Additionally, it has a small country house and a fountain, and is also less well-known and crowded.

El Putxet is also located near Monterols Park, a small lung a few meters from the Pàdua stop, which has a small playground for children. Additionally, it is close to the gardens of Parc Güell and Parque del Carmel, which can be reached on foot.


Transport in El putxet i el Farró

El Putxet i el Farró is a neighbourhood with access to several important roads.

Tibidabo Avenue: It is one of the most important avenues in the neighbourhood and connects with the upper area of Barcelona and the Collserola Natural Park.

Balmes Street: It is a well-known street in Barcelona that crosses several neighbourhoods of the city, including El Putxet. It is one of the main arteries of the city and connects with the historic centre of the city.

Ronda de Dalt: It is a fast road that surrounds the city of Barcelona on the upper side and connects with different highways and roads that allow access to other municipalities and nearby cities.

Calle de Vallirana: It is a street that crosses the neighbourhood and connects with Tibidabo Avenue and Balmes Street.

Gran de Gracia: It is another well-known street in Barcelona that connects neighbourhoods like El Putxet with the city centre.

El Putxet also has options for sustainable public transportation.

Metro: The nearest station to the neighbourhood is Vallcarca station, which is on the green line (L3) of the Barcelona metro. From Vallcarca station, you can walk to the neighbourhood in about 10-15 minutes. Lesseps station on line 3 is also close to the neighbourhood.

Bus: There are several bus lines that pass through the neighbourhood, such as lines 22, 27, 32, 87 and 92.

Bicycle: El Putxet i el Farró is quite hilly, but there are some bike routes that can be used to reach the neighbourhood, and it has stations of the municipal bike network Bicing.

The Putxet: A neighbourhood with all the amenities


The restaurant options range from Mediterranean cuisine, to international cuisine, high-end restaurants with Michelin stars located in Sarrià-Sant Gervasi, as well as vegetarian restaurants. Many places with different price ranges and tastes.

In addition, the neighbourhood has educational centres and universities, such as Escola Putxet for early childhood and primary education, Col·legi Sant Gregori, a privately funded school for early childhood, primary, and secondary education, and Institut Escola El Til·ler, a public secondary school.

Nearby are also Abat Oliba CEU University, International University of Catalonia, and Salesian University School of Sarrià, all of which are private institutions.

Advantages of living in Putxet Barcelona

Living in Putxet has many advantages. It is a quiet and safe neighbourhood, ideal for families and people looking for a more relaxed lifestyle. In addition, it is well connected to the rest of the city and offers a wide range of services.

With a wide range of housing and services, this residential neighbourhood offers everything needed to enjoy a comfortable and enjoyable urban life.

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