Looking for apartments in Diagonal Mar, Barcelona, for your next holiday? Book with Friendly Rentals and have an unforgettable time in one of the city’s most modern neighbourhoods!
This neighbourhood was revamped in 2004 for the Universal Forum of Cultures. Old factories and railway installations gave way to new buildings that breathed new life into the area. It now fully embraces the sea, making it perfect for enjoying Barcelona’s beaches!
If you stay in one of our holiday apartments in Diagonal Mar, you’ll be only a stone’s throw away from Mar Bella Beach. And very close to Bogatell and Nova Icària Beaches, ideal for a quiet swim followed by some tasty tapas in a local restaurant or beach bar. Other great spots are the Fòrum Beach and the Fòrum Bathing Area, a novel kind of beach without any sand where you can swim in the sea like at a swimming pool.
Right next door is the Parc del Fòrum, which hosts major international music festivals such as Primavera Sound and Cruïlla Festival. If you’re coming to Barcelona for one of these events, our apartments in Diagonal Mar are perfect. You’ll waste no time at all in getting there!
Diagonal Mar is also a great neighbourhood for families: a quiet residential area right by the beach. Check out the collection at the Natural Science Museum, the Museu Blau, with interactive installations. And the Urban Forest has exciting adventure circuits.
It’s a pleasure to stroll along the streets of Diagonal Mar thanks to the many green spaces and one of the loveliest gardens in the city: Parc de Diagonal Mar, a modern urban park with big ponds and wide variety of different Mediterranean plants and trees such as rosewoods, poplars, aspens, eucalyptuses and palm trees. It also has giant slides that are always a hit with kids.
Choosing Diagonal Mar for your accommodation in Barcelona is a win-win situation! A quiet area with excellent transport connections to the city centre by metro, tram and bus. There are also lots of shopping options, including the Centre Comercial de Diagonal Mar shopping centre, where you can also watch a movie and buy local food to cook in your Barcelona holiday apartment. All our holiday apartments in Diagonal Mar are fully equipped with everything you need to cook with the upmost in comfort.
In addition, our apartments in Diagonal Mar are perfect for discovering other nearby neighbourhoods such as Poblenou, la Vila Olímpica and Born, where you’ll find fantastic restaurants and places to go if you fancy heading out at night.