In the Hotel Barcelona Princess we bet for the challenge #Tourism17

This 2017 the tourism takes a big turn in its operations, since it undertakes to carry out actions that contribute to have responsible and sustainable tourism through the #Tourism17 campaign.

#Tourism17 Challenge - Our dear guest Joao

#Tourism17 Challenge – Our dear guest Joao

We are in the International Year of Sustainable Tourism and the organisation that has provided 2017 with this important commitment is the United Nations General Assembly.
The area of sustainability is of great importance for the Hotel Barcelona Princess, and for this reason we have a project that involves this important theme, the “360 Princess & you Sustainable“, which promotes actions that help to develop actions of sustainability, corporate responsibility, and environmental development.

This past July 5 the hotel has joined this fight on the World Environment Day to promote and improve the mentality of protecting the world, and the Director of this Hotel in Barcelona, Santiago Hernandez was the first to accept the challenge # Tourism17. (Watch video). And not only that, in order to promote this campaign, he challenged the Hotel Negresco Princess so that they will also tour. (Watch video)

This time is JOAO (@jgordicho in Instagram), an esteemed client of the Hotel Barcelona Princess, who joins the # Tourism17 challenge. Joao is from Portugal, he likes gastronomy, enjoys life and visits our terrace frequently but also likes to travel and do it responsibly.
This is why Joao, as an eco-friendly traveler, accepts this green challenge and turns 17 times to promote the implementation of the ONU 17 objectives of sustainable development in tourism.

And you? Do you accept the challenge? Join the # Tourism17 campaign and share it with us.

Terrace experience in the best terraces of Barcelona

We want to enjoy the summer and the best terraces of Barcelona. From July 7th to August 6th, you can enjoy the best cocktails of Royal Bliss and Coca-Cola in 6 of the most exclusive hotels in the city.

Terrace Experience

Terrace Experience

Each of the hotels will be responsible for a special event for mix good time, music, company and a good cocktail. At the Hotel Barcelona Princess, on Friday the 14th, at The Gym Bar with the participation of a singer we want to live a unique moment.

And the Hotel Negresco Princess, hotel in the center of Barcelona, we want to add the magnificent views of the city from La Terraza to enjoy even more the experience.

TERRACE EXPERIENCE - TERRAZAS DE BARCELONA

TERRACE EXPERIENCE – TERRAZAS DE BARCELONA

In addition, ballot boxes will be included in hotels to deposit stamped tickets for the night raffle with breakfast for 2 people in one of the participating hotels, for who consume 2 offers of 4 cocktails.

Enjoy summer in Barcelona and don’t miss the cocktails!

TERRACE EXPERIENCE

Date: From July 7th to August 6th – From 19:00 to 23:00

Special Event: Hotel Barcelona Princess – Friday 14 – Hotel Negresco Princess – Wednesday 19

Participating hotels: Hotel Negresco Princess, Hotel Hilton, Hotel Casa Fuster, Hotel Barcelona Center, Hotel NH Collection Barcelona Pódium, Hotel Barcelona Princess

The best summer nights with Vespres Inedit’s

Summer nights with “Vespres Inedit’s” comes with good gastronomy, beer and good company. ¡And we want to add the terrace!

From July 6th to 31st, Barcelona hotels open their doors so you can enjoy the good weather on the most exclusive terraces of the city with the panoramic views they offer you.

In this edition at the Hotel Barcelona Princess we have prepared two “tapas de autor”, langostino salad with citrus pearls and Spicy chorizo croquette with spicy brava sauce and treacle with a refreshing Indedit de Estrella Damm that you can enjoy in The Gym Bar, on the 3rd floor with a magnificent terrace adjoining the pool or at The Princess Crown located on the 23rd floor with views of the sea and city in the background.

Vespres Inedit's 2017 - Hotel Barcelona Princess

Vespres Inedit’s 2017 – Hotel Barcelona Princess

 

And in the heart of the city, Hotel Negresco Princess presents these two exclusive tapas:  Tuna tataki sticks with sesame and wasabi mayonnaise and Salmorejo shot glass with crunchy Iberian ham at La Terraza, is the perfect place to look out over the city and feel Barcelona at your feet and enjoy a unique experience.

Vespres Inedit's - Hotel Negresco Princess

Vespres Inedit’s – Hotel Negresco Princess

You can’t miss this gastronomic event, we are waiting for you!

Vespres Inedits en Barcelona

Horario: 18.00h – 21-00h

Oferta gastronómica de 2 tapes de autor y 1 cerveza Inedit (33cl) por 9 €

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 was 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.