Festival Cruïlla comes to the Parc del Fôrum in Barcelona

Barcelona is a global benchmark for music and great festivals. And summer is the perfect time to enjoy them and spend an unforgettable experience.

And the Cruïlla Barcelona Summer Festival stands out on that, it comes to the Parc del Fòrum with its eighth edition in front of the Hotel Barcelona Princess, with a mixture of different styles and sensations.

Festival Cruïlla 2017

Festival Cruïlla 2017

Besides the music, in the Cruïlla Barcelona you can enjoy different activities like, The TreatWell Beauty Van, the past edition was already a success, offering massages, hairstyles and other beauty treatments, and you can also rest in the area of Food Trucks with different gastronomic offers.

On July 7th, 8th and 9th, artists such as Txarango, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, The Lumineers, Raiz, Morat, Pet Shop Boys and Jain will create a spectacular atmosphere very close to the Hotel Barcelona Princess.

A different line-up with the best of national and international independent music and with alternative activities, make the Cruïlla Festival a unique event.

Check the schedules of the Cruïlla.

On Channel 33 of Catalonia Television, the program Tria33, in charge of cultural disciplines, recorded from the terraces of the most emblematic buildings surrounding the Parc del Fòrum a report on the Festival Cruïlla 2017 and could not miss the Hotel Barcelona Princess.

The program will be broadcast on Tuesday, July 4 by channel 33 and later by Tv3 and in it you will be able to recognize the terrace and swimming pool located on the 23rd floor of the hotel and its privileged views of the Parc del Fòrum.

 

Celebrate Sant Joan in Barcelona

Once again we receive the summer with one of the shortest and most magical nights of the year: Sant Joan, a traditional holiday in Catalonia that begins on Friday 23 at night.

Barcelona is full of people of all ages who celebrate the arrival of good weather with family dinners, party with friends, bonfires, fireworks and firecrackers that illuminate the whole city.

Sant Joan - by @chuttersnap

Sant Joan – by @chuttersnap

We live the celebration very close, right in front of the Hotel Barcelona Princess, the beach is full of people with their bonfires and music.

And in the heart of the city, the Hotel Negresco Princess doesn’t miss anything, just 10 minutes from Plaça Sant Jaume, where the party begins with the Flama of the Canigó and the representatives of each neighborhood turn on all the different bonfires of the city.

Another of the essential of this Catalan festival is the traditional Coca de Sant Joan (a sweet bread), taste it and enjoy Saint John’s Eve.

Summer days in Barcelona

The arrival of summer comes with sun, swimming pools, beaches and parties. Barcelona offers endless outdoor activities and places to spend an unforgettable summer.

We want you don’t miss any of them. Without going any further, the Hotel Barcelona Princess is located right next to the Mar Bella beach; 10 minutes walk away, where you can enjoy a sunny day with your partner or family.

Verano en Barcelona - by @justdontbeordinary

Summer in Barcelona – by @justdontbeordinary

The pools in Barcelona are essentials for summer. Enjoy our views in the infinity pool on the 23rd floor or in the pool on the 3rd floor while you have a drink at The Gym Bar.

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Hotel Barcelona Princess accepts #Tourism17 challenge

This year tourism is the main protagonist with the # Tourism17 campaign, an initiative that expects to raise awareness about responsible and sustainable tourism.

#Tourism17

#Tourism17

The United Nations General Assembly has named 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development to promote sustainability as a new development model and to give importance to the need of the tourism sector towards the environment.

At the Barcelona Princess Hotel within its 360 Princess & you Sustainable green project we are committed to the environment. We are pro active and we take part in actions that promote corporate social responsibility in social, cultural and environmental development.

The last  5th July the Hotel joined the fight on World Environment Day. An annual celebration to raise awareness about the importance of protecting the planet.

For this reason, the Hotel Barcelona Princess joins # Tourism17 challenge. The first to accept the challenge and to spin around is Santiago Hernández, Director of the Hotel, who spins 17 times for a tourism that protects people at high risk of social exclusion.

 

Recently, Santiago Hernández got recognition in the XXII Nit del Turisme de Catalunya for his generosity and proactivity for helping the integration into the labour force.

We challenge you to join the # Tourism17 campaign and share it with us and we also challenge Hotel Negresco Princess to spin. Do you dare?

 

Mediterranean Sounds by Moët & Chandon at La Terrazza

Summer nights in the city will not be the same, with Mediterranean Sounds by Moët & Chandon enjoy specials sunsets with a musical selection inspired by the sounds of the Mediterranean Sea on the most unique terraces of Barcelona.

Mediterranean Sounds

Mediterranean Sounds

From June to September, DJs from Barcelona will offer a weekly trip to Cannes, Nice, Athens, Santorini … through their music. A trip in which you can refresh yourself with Moët Ice while you get away and let yourself be carried by the sun, sea and the weather of Barcelona.

The terraces of the Arts Barcelona, Crowne Plaza, Miramar Barcelona and Negresco Princess are the exclusive terraces that participate in MS17. The Hotel Negresco Princess stands out as the only terrace located in the center of Barcelona.

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