Investment Opportunities

Hotels

Currently, building hotels in the metropolis is an actual option. This means a total amount of 490,000 square metres of hotel floor area—already established in the urban planning—, i.e. a minimum of 16,000 new room vacancies available. In addition, there are 100 extra locations distributed throughout Barcelona and the metropolitan area where new hotels can be developed.

The metropolitan area provides both tourists and residents with a wide range of leisure options. More than 11 million tourists visit Metropolis Barcelona each year, drawn especially by the architectural attractions, cultural life and leisure activities on offer. Over time, it has evolved into a highly dynamic metropolis and a focal point for tourism, business, culture, entrepreneurship and creativity.

Badalona

Badalona is a waterfront city with 217,000 inhabitants located between the beach and the mountains, which is 10 km far from Barcelona. Badalona has 3.7 km of beaches within its 5 km of coastline which receive more than 1 million visitors every year.
There are 5 industrial and commercial areas where the metal-mechanical and the chemical-pharmaceutical sectors stand out as well as the sector of big shopping malls and superstores.

Project Details
Can Colomer Sud
Sector
3.000 m²
Hotel floor area
Residential
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
15 km
Distance to city centre
33 km
Distance to airport

Cerdanyola del Vallès

Cerdanyola del Vallès has more than 1,000 years of history. It is a university city, welcoming and dynamic. A city that shapes its future fostering innovation and the knowledge economy and preserving its identity within the metropolitan area Cerdanyola lies next to the Collserola Natural Park, the largest park in the metropolitan Barcelona, a privileged city where you can live, study, work and enjoy. Parc de l’Alba is a major urban development project, an ecosystem for innovation and businesses. The project will become one of the most advanced scientific, tech and business areas in Europe.

Project Details
Parc de l’Alba
Sector
87.562 m²
Hotel floor area
Economic activity
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
21 km
Distance to city centre
35 km
Distance to airport

Cornellà de Llobregat

Historically known for its proximity to main transport links and the city of Barcelona, Cornellà is one of the largest towns in the metropolitan area in terms of population. The city is home to international companies from tech industry and food industry. Fira de Cornellà has fair venues located in the industrial area, and it holds several trade shows all year round.

Project Details
Silici-Roselló-Caldereria
Sector
13.726 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
11 km
Distance to city centre
11 km
Distance to airport
Siemens Elsa
Sector
4.000 m²
Hotel floor area
Residential
Sector activity
Short term
Availability
15 km
Distance to city centre
15 km
Distance to airport

El Prat de Llobregat

El Prat de Llobregat is located just 15 km to the Barcelona city centre. It is home to the Barcelona international airport, surrounded by a cutting-edge logistics and industrial areas where large international companies are based. Besides having a diversified economy, the city lies in a privileged environment. El Prat is located between the sea, the natural park of the Llobregat river and it is surrounded by farm land, being the agro food industry part of its cultural identity.

Project Details
Ciutat Aeroportuària
Sector
33.612 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
17 km
Distance to city centre (km)
5 km
Distance to airport (km)
Ronda del Sud-Aeroport
Sector
20.490 m²
Hotel floor area
Residential
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
13 km
Distance to city centre
8 km
Distance to airport

Esplugues de Llobregat

Esplugues de Llobregat is located in the Barcelona metropolitan area, very close to the Barcelona city centre and transport infrastructure. An appropriate balance among industrial land availability, business environment, knowledge and excellent communication networks make Esplugues an outstanding location with a great potential. Moreover, it is a vibrant city with a high quality of living, a solid education system, a booming cultural scene and large green areas.

Project Details
Finestrelles Nord
Sector
3.500 m²
Hotel floor area
Economic activity
Sector activity
Short term
Availability
8 km
Distance to city centre
15 km
Distance to airport
Montesa
Sector
3.500 m²
Hotel floor area
Residential
Sector activity
Immediately
Availability
14 km
Distance to city centre
14 km
Distance to airport

Gavà

Gavà lies between the Barcelona’s coastline and the mountain, a central location surrounded by natural landscapes. The city is located just 18 km to the Barcelona city center and 8 km to the international airport, a strategic location with very good transport links. Gavà is developing a sustainable city model that encompasses a mixture of activities: residential neighbourhoods and retail centres, 4 km of coastline with hotel and leisure investments opportunities, consolidated business areas and a sustainable and environmental management.

Project Details
La Marina-Gavà Park
Sector
17.166 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Immediately
Availability
18 km
Distance to city centre
8 km
Distance to airport
Pla de Ponent
Sector
14.400 m²
Hotel floor area
Residential
Sector activity
Short term
Availability
20 km
Distance to city centre
12 km
Distance to airport

L’Hospitalet de Llobregat

L’Hospitalet de Llobregat is located between the Llobregat industrial zone and the city of Barcelona. Historically, the city experienced major industrial development and growth in the early 20th century. More recently the city’s economic base has moved towards the services sector, logistics and international companies are headquartered.
Fira Barcelona fair venue is located in L’Hospitalet and the Plaça Europa and Gran Via urban development projects are said to become the new economic centre in the Barcelona metropolitan area.

Project Details
City Metropolitana
Sector
36.180 m²
Hotel floor area
Economic activity
Sector activity
Short term
Availability
7 km
Distance to city centre
12 km
Distance to airport
Gran Via-Llobregat
Sector
80.796 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
10 km
Distance to city centre
12 km
Distance to airport

Sant Adrià de Besòs

Sant Adrià de Besòs lies next to Barcelona, sharing industrial and tertiary zones with the capital city. The Pla Besòs Project, the urban development project that is intended to reshape the lower stretch of the riverside, it is transforming the area into a metropolitan hub. This development comprises new business areas, research centres, a university campus and leisure zones, such as the marina Port Forum.

Project Details
La Catalana
Sector
7.200 m²
Hotel floor area
Residential
Sector activity
Immediately
Availability
7 km
Distance to city centre
24 km
Distance to airport

Sant Boi de Llobregat

Sant Boi de Llobregat is in a privileged location, close to Barcelona city centre, port and airport. 60 % of its territory is preserved with forests and agricultural land providing the best quality air of the metropolitan area of Barcelona.
Regarding economic activities, the healthcare sector represents the 20 % of jobs in the town. Sant Joan de Déu and Benito Menni Hospitals were founded 150 years ago and they are still international reference points in the field of mental health.

Project Details
Cabasses
Sector
6.000 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Immediately
Availability
13 km
Distance to city centre
10 km
Distance to airport
Sector Llevant
Sector
7.760 m²
Hotel floor area
Economic activity
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
14 km
Distance to city centre
11 km
Distance to airport

Sant Cugat del Vallès

Sant Cugat is a dynamic, entrepreneurial, productive town that attracts corporate value and provides an excellent scenario for businesses. Its quality of life, its educative offer, its closeness to Barcelona, Barcelona’s port and airport, and the natural environment in which it is embedded offer a great potential for investment opportunities. Sant Cugat is home to a university campus, research centers and headquarters of companies and multinationals. It is also a welcoming and diverse city, with a rich heritage and historical sites.

Project Details
Mas Llorens
Sector
12.150 m²
Hotel floor area
Economic activity
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
19 km
Distance to city centre
30 km
Distance to airport

Viladecans

Viladecans is a city with more than 67,000 inhabitants located 15 km from the Barcelona city centre and around 6 km from the airport. It is a young, dynamic and entrepreneurial city, with consolidated economic areas and new urban projects that are shaping the metropolitan area. Viladecans is surrounded by a natural landscape with beaches and natural protected areas, providing a rich biodiversity habitat near the city centre.

Project Details
Serral Llarg
Sector
60.000 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Mid term
Availability
18 km
Distance to city centre
5 km
Distance to airport
Ca N’Alemany
Sector
6.880 m²
Hotel floor area
Tertiary
Sector activity
Immediately
Availability
17 km
Distance to city centre
8 km
Distance to airport