Marina Vela a unique location by the sea
Located only a few minutes from the Barcelona city centre, Marina Vela has a unique and privileged location by the sea. The Marina provides 130 moorings for boats and yachts with a length from 12 to 90 meters. Residents enjoy an excellent gastronomic, leisure and commercial experience. The Marina is surrounded by top-quality facilities such as the Hotel W Barcelona, sports centres and services focusing on pleasure boating. Situated next to Barcelona’s most popular sailing area, such as the Costa Brava, Balearic Islands and the Costa Azul. Barcelona city centre waterfront has a 24-hour security service, and absolute privacy is afforded to client exclusive access areas.
W Barcelona Hotel
Designed by the world-class architect Ricardo Bofill, W Barcelona opened its doors in 2009. The 5-star Marriott Group hotel is also known locally as the Hotel Vela (Sail Hotel); it resembles the looks of Burj Al Arab in Dubai, UAE. Located at the beachfront along the famous Barceloneta boardwalk, the hotel’s 473 luxury guestrooms & suites boast panoramic views over this Mediterranean and city.
WIRED Business Center, located inside the hotel, offers exceptional meeting facilities, including secretarial and technical support for every function.
The five-star hotel offers a bar on the rooftop, a spa and fitness centre, indoor and outdoor pools, terraces, beaches, restaurants, dance rooms, and other facilities grouped under a platform of terraces. The hotel restaurant is lead by the Michelin-starred chef, Carles Abellán.
Combining local and international specialities with the best views of Barcelona and the Mediterranean Sea, The W Hotel guarantees a spectacular experience.
Barcelona Nautic Center
Marina Vela offers you its private shipyard, Barcelona Nautic Center. The yard once Northwind Yacht Manufacturers is located just 50 meters from the port entrance. Northwind Boat Builders had a great reputation for building Globetrotting Yachts of all sizes.
This is a very secure Marina, complimenting the services available. It specialises in repairing and refitting motor and sailing boats and provides its clients with a comprehensive range of services. The dry dock has a travel lift of 160 tons, a dry ground area of 14,000 m2 and a 600 m2 warehouse for indoor works. In addition, it offers a 70-meter pier for works afloat and the best specialists to attend to all the maintenance and repair needs of the boats. By special arrangement, boats starting from 30 meters, moored in Marina Vela, have the possibility of filling their tanks through a new refuelling system directly at the berth.
Marina’s gastronomic services
Many companies from the maritime sector have installed their headquarters in Marina Vela. Marina’s gastronomic services are designed to enjoy your evenings with friends and family with sea views. Three different environments are on offer: the Velissima, the Camping Mar and the Port Vela. Businesses and brands that you will find in Marina Vela include the BCN Marine Store. Brands such as Sealine, EVO Yachts or the oldest and most prestigious sailing company globally, Ratsey & Lapthorn, are also present in the Marina.
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