BADALONA

 

Badalona is a town located between the sea and the mountains. It is only 10 kilometers away from Barcelona, and very well Connected with the city by metro (lines 2 and 10), train, buses (several lines), tram, highway.

 

Badalona, apart from the convenience of being close to Barcelona, is a town with its own personality, and is very active in all aspects. With 220,000 inhabitants, it is the fourth biggest town in Catalonia (the 22nd in Spain) and its economic, social and cultural activity is very intense. It has several attractions for visitors, both its historical heritage and the celebration of festivities and events of all kinds. It preserves important archaeological remains from the Roman era, which can be visited in the Museum. You will find more information at: http://turisme.badalona.cat/

  

 

THE PLACE: NAU3

CENTRE CULTURAL L'ESCORXADOR

  Google MAPS link: https://goo.gl/maps/EGgDVb6d2Eg9sqCz8

 

The "Escorxador Cultural Center" is located next to the C-31 Highway, has nearby bus stops and the metro station "Gorg" (Line 2) which is only three streets away. Next to the Escorxador is "Magic Badalona", a shopping and leisure center, which is reached by foot in 2 minutes. 

The Escorxador Cultural Center occupies the facilities of an old slaughterhouse that, once remodeled, has become a focus of first-class recreational and cultural activities. It is a well connected place, with a welcoming environment and very suitable spaces for the celebration of our Contest.

 NAU3

The large industrial building number 3, "NAU3", accommodates the main events, while other nearby warehouses have complementary spaces for exhibitions or for rehearsal for the participants in the contest.

NAU3 l'Escorxador, Badalona

The site is landscaped and without traffic, which encourages some of the contestants to even prepare their performance outdoors.

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WHAT ABOUT ACCOMMODATION?

 

If we include hotels in Barcelona, the offer of accommodation to attend our event is almost endless. Below we provide you only with the data of the hotels located in Badalona, closest to the venue of the Contest, with comments and references to its distance to l'Escorxador, the main site of the Contest. All options are available on the different accommodation booking platforms through the web.

 

 

HOTEL MIRAMAR

http://www.hotelmiramar.es/

Address: Carrer de Santa Madrona, 60, 08911 Badalona, Barcelona

Phone: +34 933 84 03 11

Classic hotel located in the center of Badalona, on the Rambla (street next to the beach) with magnificent views of this emblematic promenade and the sea. 10 minutes from the metro, 2 stops to the venue of the contest.

5 minutes from the train station (18 minutes to the center of Barcelona by train and 25 minutes to the center of Barcelona by Metro.

 

BE DREAM HOSTEL BADALONA

https://behostels.com/dream/

Address: Av. d'Alfons XIII, 28B, 08912 Badalona, Barcelona

Phone: +34 933 99 14 20

Very close to the venue of the contest (5 minutes walk). It has the option of shared rooms at an economical price.

15 minutes from the train station. (18 minutes to the center of Barcelona by train and 20 minutes to the center of Barcelona by Metro)

 

HOSTAL SOLIMAR

http://www.hostalsolimar.com

Address: Carrer de la Caritat, 29, 08911 Badalona, Barcelona

Phone: +34 933 89 50 03

In the center of Badalona, 10 minutes from the metro, 2 stops to the venue of the contest.

5 minutes from the train station (18 minutes to the center of Barcelona by train and 25 minutes to the center of Barcelona by Metro).

 

HOSTAL BADALONÍ

https://www.hostalbadaloni.com

Address: Carrer de Baldomer Solà, 57, 08912 Barcelona

Phone: +34 933 88 88 99

It is close to the competition venue (10 minutes walk or 1 metro stop). Also 10 minutes walk from the Badalona city center..

5 minutes from the train station (18 minutes to the center of Barcelona by train and 25 minutes to the center of Barcelona by Metro).

 

RAFAEL HOTELES

https://www.rafaelhoteles.com/es/hoteles/barcelona-badalona/hotel.html

Address: Av. Navarra, 6, 8, 08911 Badalona, Barcelona

Phone: +34 931 84 79 00

Modern and elegant hotel. It is located 10 minutes from the metro (2 stops to the site of the contest). Also 10 minutes from the shopping center, Calle del Mar and the old town

15 minutes from the train station (18 minutes to the center of Barcelona by train and 25 minutes to the center of Barcelona by Metro)