La Mercè festivals 2017 in Barcelona

As every year in Barcelona, from the 22 to the 25 September there are celebrated the festivals of La Mercé, an important figure of the catalan culture.
This year, the festival poster was made by Javier Mariscal, creator of the iconic and charismatic Coby, the mascot of the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.

Merce17-Cartell

Merce17-Cartell

During these days, the streets of the city are filled with events and shows of Catalan and Mediterranean culture, in which you can enjoy the performances of the best Catalan artists, and do several activities such as the sardanas (traditional Catalan dance) or watch the typical catalan castells, fireworks and many other activities.

Many of these activities are done in the center of the city, you can easily get to them from the Hotel Negresco Barcelona, located in the heart of the city, from there you can walk to the different and dynamic shows performed during these days of Catalan culture for example the Parc de la Ciutadella or Plaça Sant Jaume.

One of the highlights of La Mercé are the concerts that take place at the Fòrum de Barcelona, and from the Hotel Barcelona Princess you can attend them, as they are a few steps from the hotel entrance. In them you can enjoy countless festivals that will fill you with joy and energy.

From here you can access to an advanced schedule of the festivals.
Don’t miss these dates and enjoy the festivals from one of our two hotels located at the gates of these wonderful cultural festivals.

Navigate in Barcelona, a city that looks out to sea.

Being located on the Mediterranean coast, Barcelona is a city that offers unique and unforgettable experiences that you can keep in your memories.
The Hotel Barcelona Princess is located in front of the sea and the Negresco Princess is a Hotel in the heart of Barcelona, so both have a privileged location for incredible sea activities.

Blue Magic

Blue Magic

Blue Magic is adventure and it allows you to make unique experiences in Barcelona in unique boats, and enjoy the views of Barcelona from the sea, something different to visit the city on foot, which will allow you to see the city from an original and different perspective.

There are a thousand ways to see the city of Barcelona, and although it is nice to see it from wherever, without a doubt, doing it from the sea can be something memorable. Seeing a sunset from the Barcelona Sea is something that will surely remain in your memory, since you can make it away from all the noise and traffic of the city, only with the sound and tranquility of the waves.

Blue Magic 2

Blue Magic 2

You will be able to look at the city and see the whole skyline of Barcelona: the Sagrada Familia, Agbar tower, Montjuïc, Mapfre, W towers, monument to Columbus, the chimneys of Paral.lel and even the skyscraper of the Hotel Barcelona Princess.
From both urban hotels in Barcelona of the Princess Hotels & Resorts chain, you can arrive in a few minutes to the Blue Magic. All the exits sail from the Port Olímpic, so you can go there and live this beautiful experience that you will not regret.

New Exclusive Privilege at the Hotel Negresco Princess – A Totally FREE handy Smartphone

At the Hotel Negresco Barcelona we know that our customers want to be connected everywhere.

This is the reason why Negresco Princess will be one of the firsts Hotels in Barcelona that will include a complementary revolutionary system; the new service of handy an exclusive smartphone available in our hotel room with free unlimited internet and local/international calls.

Do not worry about roaming charges, purchasing a SIM card or getting lost in Barcelona  – with handy and Negresco Princess Hotel, that’s now a thing of the past.

We hope you will enjoy handy, your free travel companion.

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HOW IT WILL HELP YOU

Upon arrival, you will be greeted with a handy. Our new exclusive privilege, it’s the latest hotel amenity you’ll enjoy.

You can pass all your apps like whatsapp, instagram, etc and contacts to the smartphone. This amazing service has different features that will let you be connected at any moment.

Find handy in your room, take it out and enjoy these features and more for FREE during your stay:

– Free internet Access
– Unlimited local and international calls (Europe, Great Britain, United States, United Arab Emirates, China and Russia)
– Stay connected throughout your time with us thanks to speed dial to hotel services as room service and front desk
– Information about our hotel in Barcelona and exciting offers
– Exclusive Brands Promotions
– Latest Guide to the City

All personal data will be cleared after you return the handy smartphone, and it will not work once you have checked out.

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YOUR NEW GUIDE

As you can see handy is your new travel buddy that will enhance your experience in the city, so you do not miss anything at all.

At the Negresco, Hotel in the center of Barcelona, we want to give the best experience to our clients; we hope to see you soon so you can enjoy our new and innovative service.

Take our complimentary handy smartphone out and explore Barcelona!

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 largest escape room in Europe in Barcelona

The largest escape room in Europe opens its doors in Barcelona this summer, specifically on July 20. Very close to the Hotel Barcelona Princess, in the Parc del Fòrum will be held the opening of 18 rooms fully equipped and themed of this new trend.

Game Point Center - Escape Room

Game Point Center – Escape Room

Barcelona is in rising on reference to leisure and playful activities, at Game Point Center you will have the opportunity to demonstrate your skills to solve the enigma and problems to get out of the room on time.

A challenge for those who like to develop physical activity as the intellectual.

You can choose the theme of your room, “Stop the apocalypse”, “Secrets of Egypt”, “The X-Files” and many more. You just have to form a team and enjoy this new activity that triumph in Europe.

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Escape room.forum.Barcelona

To the Port Fòrum, Museu Blau, Diagonal Mar shopping center, Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB), business area and hotel area such as the Hotel Barcelona Princess, soon the opening of the new  largest escape room in Europe will be add to the Fòrum of Barcleona.

Room at Game Point Center joins the area at Port Fòrum and together with the newly opened Café del Mar Club, makes Fòrum de Barcelona a great leisure option in the city.