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L’Hospitalet – Barcelona


Friendly, kind, welcoming, with a mixture of culture and traditions; L’Hospitalet is an amazing city that leaves no one indifferent. L’Hospitalet is a municipality to the immediate southwest of Barcelona (surface area:12,5 km2) It is noted as one of the most densely populated cities in Europe with a population of 257,055.

L’Hospitalet has a strategic location, being very close to the airport (T1 and T2) and to Barcelona city center with connections through the metro lines L9 , 5 FFC train lines and 15 bus lines.

The city has experienced a great transformation embracing one of the most important trade fair institutions in Europe, it has become the second economic engine of the country, a well communicated city which offers a wide range of accommodation options and high quality sports facilities.

L’Hospitalet is committed to developing tourism and the sports- touring sector, the biomedical and the cultural industries in a way that faces the challenge of achieving sustainable development.

In addition, L’Hospitalet is famous for gastronomy and the art of fine eating. That’s because there is a large gastronomic offer of high quality, authentic restaurant and bars all throughout the city.


The Catalan Tourism Agency certifies with a hallmark those Catalonian municipalities providing high quality sports and service infrastructures.

The main aim is to promote and commercialize the Catalan touristic offer related to a high-quality sport market segment comprising elite athletes, tourists whose main holidays are focused on sports and visitors who enjoy attending major sporting events.

L’Hospitalet has been accredited with the Sports- Touring Destination seal since 2015 thanks to its high quality sports facilities and accommodation offers.

It stands out with its great location and accessibility; its accommodation offers; its commercial and business district and its cultural potential. In the same way, its long-held sporting tradition and its capacity to host events and international sporting stages make L’Hospitalet a suitable sports-touring destination.

More information about L’Hospitalet city: www.l-h.es
Information about Barcelona: www.barcelonaturisme.com