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Barcelona offers a wide range of interesting options all year round and opens its doors to everyone. Make the most of the sunshine to go for a stroll and take a dip in the sea on one of the city’s accessible beaches. Experience Gaudí’s nature with your hands, add a sign-language tour or an audiodescribed show to your plans… Do you need any more ideas? You’ll find them with the SEARCH FACILITY or on the SUMMARY for accessible places of interest!

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Sant Sebastià Beach

Sant Sebastià Beach

Together with Barceloneta beach, these are the city's oldest and most traditional beaches. They were the first to have amenities for bathing, an activity that was the exclusive domain of the city's well-to-do classes at the time. The recent building of a hotel has created a small, peaceful cove where you'll find a number of restaurants.

Services: Red Cross, Local Police, beach information point, adapted showers, adapted public toilets, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, drinks and ice cream kiosks, sports facilites, bicycle parking areas, restaurants and Wi-fi.

Sports and activities:

Club Natació Atlètic-Barceloneta
Services: Indoor and open air swimming pools, solarium, direct access to the beach, an aquatic area for relaxation, changing rooms, lockers, therapeutic and relaxing massages. Sports areas: pelota, table tennis, beach tennis, beach volleyball...

Club Natació Barcelona
Services: Indoor and open air swimming pools, solarium, direct access to the beach, changing rooms, lockers. Sports areas: Fitness area, pelota, table tennis...

General details


Address: Passeig Marítim de la Barceloneta, 2 (08003). Barcelona
Phone: 932 210 348
Web site: www.bcn.cat/platges
Opening time: A consultar.

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Accessibility details


All city beaches, which spread along more than 4.5 kilometers, are barrier-free areas.

Besides, the Barceloneta and Nova Icària beaches, as well as the bathing Fòrum area, offer assisted bathing service for disabled people who can not access water independently.
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Sant Sebastià Beach offers the following amenities:

Reserved parking bays for people with reduced mobility
Wooden walkway to the water’s edge
Side platforms for wheelchairs
Preferential zone for disabled bathers
Changing room and adapted toilet
Umbrellas and long chairs rental
Shower cubicles with seat

Last update: 12/05/2015

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