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Piscines Bernat Picornell

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Address: Av. de l'Estadi 30 | 08038, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number:
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Not bad gym

The folk here are reet fancy but the gym is very good. It's hard in Spain to find a one off gym visit for the travelling gym guy who doesn't want a membership. At €11 its pricy if... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joshua H
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The folk here are reet fancy but the gym is very good. It's hard in Spain to find a one off gym visit for the travelling gym guy who doesn't want a membership. At €11 its pricy if u just wanna lift. Pros -and cons include +large gym space for weights and cardio - no squat rack at all +changing... More 

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Thank Joshua H
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

A friend suggested we visit as we wanted a swim on tour & to soak up Olympic ambiance! $75 Aussie dollars to enter for 2 adults & 2 kids - better be good! Swim hats, Goggles, locker key all required. Staff rude. Find another pool I say!

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Thank Sue C
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82 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this as part of a walk around the Olympic park and the magic fountain. It's quite a walk from the tube stop (espanya), but I think you could the funicular up the other way. Great Olympic pool, with sun loungers available. costs around 11€, and you can bring your own padlock for a locker. Deep pool and good fun,... More 

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Thank James C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I went to swim here at the end of a very hot day and enjoyed the experience very much. I swim regularly and significantly as a matter of course, so my expectations were more than just a 'splash around'. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the two fifty metre pools more than fulfilled this expectation. As it happened, I only used the outdoor pool,... More 

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Thank Jason M
Portland, Oregon, United States
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4 reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is a wonderful lap pool and play pool. It seems more like a fitness center (hot tub, sauna), but the outdoor pool is wonderful on a hot day of sight seeing. Remember to bring your towel with you when you head out to sightsee and stop in here for a relaxing afternoon by the pool. Great for kids, but... More 

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Thank Elizabeth R
Hong Kong, China
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106 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Great spacious pool, quite clean. Perfect for a nice swim or even to enjoy the sun and swim at the same time! Perfect for all swimming fanatics, or even if you just want to have a casual dip to cool off!

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Thank Sonia L
Gateshead, United Kingdom
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228 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Venue for the 1992 summer Olympics. Great pool. Bring flip flops, swimming cap and padlock for lockers. Men's changing room also has jacuzzi, sauna and steam room.

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2 Thank LeeMack2000
Barcelona, Spain
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128 reviews
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

Even if you a not a member if you like working out - once you made the long way from the city center - is an ideal spot to spend a couple of ours: huge gymnasium (compared to the crowed downtown studios), sauna, jacuzzi, indoor and outdoor swimming pool (the latter is note heated!), a bar with a terrace where... More 

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Thank olyra2008
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2015

I'm reviewing the outdoor pool which I've visited several times. The indoor pool looked clean and well looked after and was busy whenever I went. The outdoor pool has fewer users, especially outside July and August. But it is a lovely swimming pool, open all year round, well maintained and with friendly lifeguards. It's great to swim in an actual... More 

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2 Thank SM B
York, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Bring your kit for a full day of swimming and sunbathing and even a Jacuzzi in the changing rooms if you like! Its an iconic place if you like swimming you'll love this place!

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Thank Gelatojil

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Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands the impressive and towering structure of the Palau Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to this magnificent city. And true to its anticipation, the games transformed the city, reimagining the mountain of Montjuic with the development of an arena, stadium, and many other sporting facilities that are open to visitors year-round. Surrounding the adjacent side of the plaza are well-established hotels catering to business guests and a shopping mall transformed out of a historic bullfighting arena.
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