BarcelonaSail selected the marina of Port Olimpic (English Olympic Harbor) to operate from, because the port is central located and close to the beaches. The local harbor allows for quick sail out on the sea to maximize the time out on the sea! BarcelonaSail address is Port Olimpic, Moll de Xaloc, doc 5.
How to get to Port Olimpic
The easiest way to get to Port Olimpic is on the metro (station Ciutadella/Vila Olimpica, on the yellow line – line 4), or by walking along the Barcelona beach. When you reach Port Olympic, you need to come to the side of the port that is nearest to Barceloneta. The best landmark is the two towers (Mapfre and Hotel Arts) – that’s the correct side of the port. Click here to see an overview of Port Olimpic location.
Location Sail Boats
The sail boats are located at different locations in Port Olimpic, because of the seize of the boats. Big boats have a bigger slip than small boats. Below we summarize the boat locations by seize and show the locations on a map. You receive an email with your boat location and contact details for your tour.
Boat location for small boats up to 9 people
You enter the port by sloping down along on the side walk next to the car lane, walk straight ahead, keep the boat on your right hand side walk 150 meter straight, turn right, walk 150 and turn right again, walk towards the gas station. There you will find doc number 5. I am at the entrance waiting for you. It is a 6 minute walk.
Walk around the harbor, blue dots, keeping the boats on your right hand side. Doc 5, in red, is beside the end of the parking area. I will be waiting for you near the entrance. Click here for a Google map of the small boat location. Call me or Stefan +34 608 611 079 in case you can’t find it.
Boat location for boats up to 9 – 11 people and Catamaran up to 22 people
When you see the two large towers you have reached Port Olimpic. Go down the stairs and under the bridge you will find me, or skipper Dani to pick you up. Call me or Dani +34 699 231 406 in case you can’t find the way.
Boat location for boats up to 69 people
When we have large groups we agree on a location with the client. Often Port Olimpic is too small and we sail from PORT VELL. Call me in case you can’t find it, call me +34 608 611 079
Location Port Olimpic in the City of Barcelona
The image below shows Port Olimpic on the top right, on the left is the Rambla.
Port Olimpic in BarcelonaPort Olympic forms part of Olympic Village’s attractive sea front, set in the heart of Barcelona’s maritime zone and surrounded by beaches, gardens and buildings as prominent as the Torre Mapfre and the Hotel Arts, being what might be classed as an “Urban Port” thanks to its easy access from all locations, including public transport such as the underground (Line 4 CIUDADELA) and several buses (lines 36, 45, 59 and 71) which all serve Port Olímpic. Port Olimpic is the most attractive marina of Barcelona with many restaurants, and bars. The atmosphere is friendly and many people here to shoot there favorite picture. We often take a bite after sailing in one of the sail bars, as food never tastes better after a few hours sailing.