Hotel Arts Barcelona is “Saying Hello to Summer” with new experiences for guests to enjoy. The latest additions will include beach concierge services and a selection of refreshing beverages and light summer dishes, all of which are provided to ensure an unforgettable beachfront holiday in Barcelona.
The new beach concierge service includes insider tips for guests wishing to experience the Mediterranean in style. Services include recommendations on water sport reservations such as jet skiing, paddling, kayaking or surfing, as well as the new “Hotel Arts Beach Box.” The Beach Box features tasty dishes for the perfect picnic designed by the Arts Catering team, luxurious beach amenities such as Natura Bissé sunscreen and a pair of signature Barcelonetas, locally made flip-flops great for the summer and the beach. A map of Barcelona’s beaches and best local spots will also be included with descriptions of must-see tourist attractions, favorite shopping areas, well-known architectural sites and activities for children. Guests who would like a little poolside pampering can enjoy the new L’Atelier featuring Natura Bissé products perfect for keeping skin healthy and happy while soaking up some Barcelona sun. For those wishing to do a little exploring, there are plenty of beachfront paella restaurants and various Chiringuitos (Barcelona beach bars) for guests to try, all within walking distance from the hotel.
In addition to the new beach concierge services, Hotel Arts Barcelona is introducing new menus featuring health-conscious dishes and thirst-quenching beverages in celebration of summer. Michelin-starred Enoteca restaurant offers outdoor dining on the terrace overlooking the Mediterranean Sea while enjoying Paco Perez’s re-imagined Catalan cuisine. At trendy Arola restaurant, diners are in for a treat with the introduction of the new Arola brunch featuring creative dishes by Sergi Arola, an outdoor bar serving delicious gin-based spritzers and an ice cream cart serving seasonal sorbets and ice creams on Arola’s outdoor terrace.
Another guest dining favorite is the Marina restaurant, located poolside in the hotel gardens with the Mediterranean Sea providing the perfect backdrop. Only open from spring to fall, the Marina restaurant offers a fresh menu featuring healthy fruit smoothies and Mediterranean poolside cuisine such as grilled fish, salads, seafood dishes, pizzas and more. Nearby, at Frank’s Bar, avid soccer fans can look out over Frank Gehry’s famous fish statue while rooting for their favorite team and enjoying specially crafted cocktails inspired by the well-known architect.
Hotel Arts Barcelona is also introducing a new summer rate for Club Rooms. Guests in the Club Rooms have exclusive access to the 30th floor Club Lounge, which includes personalized private check-in, a dedicated guest relations team, and a rotation of culinary treats throughout the day. Additionally, all travelers staying at Hotel Arts Barcelona with children will benefit from special services like kid friendly menus and fun activities like coloring books for tots or a treasure hunt throughout the hotel and gardens.
For more information please visit www.hotelartsbarcelona.com
About Hotel Arts Barcelona
Hotel Arts Barcelona boasts stunning panoramic views from its unique location on the waterfront, in the heart of the city’s Olympic Village area. Designed by renowned architect Bruce Graham, Hotel Arts features 44 floors of exposed glass and steel, making it a prominent feature of Barcelona’s skyline. The waterfront hotel’s 455 rooms and 28 exclusive duplex Apartments feature sleek, modern design complemented by an impressive 20th century collection of works by contemporary Catalan and Spanish artists. The first hotel in Spain featuring two Michelin-starred chefs, Hotel Arts is one of the premier culinary destinations in Barcelona with Enoteca and Arola restaurants. Guests seeking a serene escape may enjoy signature treatments in the 43rd floor Spa. Recognized as one of the top business hotels in Spain, Hotel Arts provides over 3,000 square-feet of function space overlooking the Mediterranean in Arts 41, for board meetings and conferences as well as social events, weddings and celebrations. The hotel offers an additional 24,000 square-feet of function space, with the main meeting space located on the lower ground and second floors. For more information, please visit www.hotelartsbarcelona.com.
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 86 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.K. 0800 234 000 or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR).