Located on la Barceloneta’s seaward side are “Sant Sebastià” beach, “Barceloneta” beach, and “Sant Miquel Beach”. All of them are situated along a 1.25 Km promenade where you will find runners, Mediterranean restaurants, cool beach bars and lots of roller bladers. The nearest beach to Hotel Duquesa de Cardona is “Barceloneta”, just a 10-15 minutes walk.
This is the most popular beach with visitors. With a cosmpolitan, fun atmosphere, you can find practically everything you need: a cool drink from a beach bar, sunbathing space, skates, kite-surfing and surfing.
Beaches of Port Olimpic area
Right next to Barceloneta’s beach you will find Sant Sebastià beach, Port Olimpic beach, Nova Icària beach, Bogatell and Mar Bella. All of them are ideal for swimming, sunbathing and recreation, and are well maintained. They offer all the basic facilities and services, including lifeguards, public toilets, showers and water sport equipment, handicapped access, kids’ play areas, designer beach bars etc
Make sure you seize your day reserving a table in one of the classic restaurants for fish on the area: Barceloneta, Can Majó, Can Manel, Can Solé, or mixing with the locals for some tapas in La Cova Fumada