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Hotel Arts Barcelona

Carrer de la Marina 19-21, 08005 , Barcelona, Spain


Children under the age of 18 will not be permitted to enter the hall during the build-up, breakdown or show open days. No exception can or will be made to this rule. Security Officers have been instructed not to allow children under 18 on site.


Please contact D iana Colpos for more information.

First Aid    

All of the security officers at the venue are first aiders, therefore if you require first aid please contact a member of staff.


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Getting to the Venue


Please visit the venue website for more details on directions and transportation. 


From Barcelona El Prat International Airport   

  • From the airport take the C31 towards Barcelona
  • Turn off to the right at exit 196B towards the Ronda Litoral B10
  • Keep to the right hand side for about 10 kilometres
  • Take the exit number 22 Marina-Port Olimpic.
  • Keep right and the hotel is located about 500 yards on the right after the second set of traffic lights.

By Car

From the South : Tarragona or Zaragoza

  • Enter Barcelona on the A7 motorway
  • Before you reach the city center there is an exit to the B20 which is the Ronda de Dalt
  • Take this turning then follow signs for B-10 which is the Ronda Litoral
  • Take this turning and continue until exit 22 Port Olimpic
  • As you leave the Ronda you go through two sets of traffic lights andturn right to the hotel after the third set of traffic lights onto Carrer Marina. About one hundred yards down the road you will find the entrance on your right to the Porte Cochère of the hotel.

From the North: Girona and France

  • From the A7 motorway take the indications for Barcelona Port.
  • Keep right and and look for indications to Ronda Litoral B10.
  • Once on the Ronda Litoral the exit is number 23 Marina Port Olimpic.
  • As you leave the Ronda you will go through four sets of traffic lights until you reach the Plaça dels Voluntaris a round about.
  • Take the third exit into Carrer Marina and one hundred yards down the road you will find the entrance on your right to the Porte Cochére of the hotel.


Please call us +34 93 221 1000 to inquire about transportation services and fees.

Lost and Found

Please ensure you take care of your valuables and inform a member of staff if you misplace any items. All items found within the venue should be referred to a member of staff.

Kindly note that the venue and organisers decline any responsibility for any lost items.


Smoking is not permitted on any of the premises of Hotel Arts.  Our non-smoking policy includes vaping.  Any person smoking or vaping on the premises will be asked to depart.

Poolside patrons are welcome to smoke outside of the hotel per smoking bylaw rules (at least 5 meters from doorways).  We ask that you adhere to our dress code when walking through the public areas of the hotel to access our exits as poolside attire is not suitable outside of the patio area.

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