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Hotel Princess Barcelona

Identification

Hotel Princess Barcelona
Diagonal Mar
102062

Map

Structure in General

skyscraper
existing [completed]
concrete
aluminum
concrete
glass
curtain wall
gray
blue
red
modernism

Usage

hotel

Facts

  • This building has a similar compositon to Skybridge, two towers linked by steel bridges on each floor.
  • Biggest hotel completed in Barcelona since Hotel Arts Barcelona .
  • The building is painted in blue and red like the colours of the city soccer team, F.C. Barcelona. The team stadium is Camp Nou.
  • This hotel was opened on March 5, 2004 and 10 rooms were occupied. By March 8 there were 266 rooms booked.
  • The building features a bar and restaurant opened to the public on the 23rd floor.
  • The high-rise hotel has a triangular footprint.
  • The building features an open air café bar on the first floor and a cocktail bar on the ground floor with direct views over Edifici Fòrum.
  • The new car Seat Altea was showcased in this hotel the first weekend it opened.
  • Features 3 panoramic elevators that look towards Torre Agbar.
  • The hotel features an open air swiming pool on the 23rd floor with panoramic views to the Mediterranean Sea.
  • This was the first non-residential high-rise opened in Diagonal Mar.
  • The lift core facade was changed after completion from a glass facade to low emission glass, because the lift's temperature was found to be too high due to sun radiation.
  • This is the first building over 100 meters completed since Villa Olímpica.

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Location

Avinguda Diagonal, 3
08019
Spain

Technical Data

358.27 ft
358.27 ft
335.30 ft
26
2
2002
2004

Involved Companies

Design Architect:

Associate Architect:

Also recorded for this building:

construction company, developer, facade designer, facade maintenance system supplier, facade supplier, master plan architect, MEP engineering, owner, real estate agent, structural engineering