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Pineda Splash - 30º hotels
Pineda de Mar 474 yd from city centre
Pineda de Mar is a municipal open to the sea, there is a sandy beach, 2820m long and 40m wide, that has been awarded the...
Htop Pineda Palace & Spa 4sup #htopbliss
Pineda de Mar 733 yd from city centre
The hotel is located about 10 minutes from the centre of Pineda de Mar. The beach lies close to the hotel, as well as bars,...
Aqua Hotel Promenade
Pineda de Mar 696 yd from city centre
This attractive hotel is located in the Pineda de Mar's tourist centre. It is separated from the coarse-sand, 3 kilometre-long...
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Located in the comarca of the Maresme in Catalonia, Pineda de Mar is a municipality in Spain that is popular among tourists both domestically and internationally. Being situated on the coast between Santa Susanna and Calella, the town is perfectly placed to offer quintessential Catalan holidays. Its resident population of just under 27,000 is greatly swelled by tourists in the summer.
Pineda de Mar is steeped in history. In the centre you will find several historical buildings that date back to the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, along with four amazing arches that survive from an ancient Roman aqueduct over the Pineda river.
Pineda de Mar has a wide availability of cheap and affordable hotel accommodation that can be booked in and around the resort.
Neighbourhoods of Pineda de Mar
the main areas of interest to visitors are:
- Fisherman’s Beach: This is an area of the seafront that features lot of small, quaint fisherman’s boats. With a few tapas bars and independent stores to visit further up from the sea’s edge, this area makes for a relaxing afternoon or evening spent by the shore
- El Centro: This is the bustling centre of Pineda de Mar. It is in the centre where you will find most of the tourist aimed amenities like shops, restaurants, bars, and other essential places. El Centro evokes a really friendly and inviting vibe.
- The Promenade: Pineda de Mar boasts one of the most beautiful and well maintained promenades along the entire Catalan coast. With white sand beaches and palm trees, it is the dream image of a Mediterranean vacation!
- Parc del Montnegre i el Corredor: This beautiful stretch of pine forest and agroforestry land sits behind the coast and features Neolithic dolmens, early-Iberian remains and medieval churches. There’s easy access from Pineda de Mar.
What to see and do in Pineda de Mar
With the perfect mixture of history and tourist focused innovation, Pineda de Mar has a lot to offer when it comes to attractions. Some of the must visit places in the region include the beautiful Park Dalmau park and gardens, the Marineland Catalunya water park that features bird and dolphin shows, and the Platja de Calella which is one of the best beaches on that stretch of coast.
What to eat in Pineda de Mar
Pineda de Mar enjoys a strong and consistently good culinary tradition. It is no surprise to hear that many of their most famous regional dishes involve various types of fish, with some of the very best and most iconic in the region being ajoarriero which is a cod dish with garlic, potatoes and peppers, la moninstrolenca which is also cod but with spicy peppers and ham, and gambas pil pil which are delicious garlic prawns.
Typical events and festivals in Pineda de Mar
Pineda de Mar plays host to a number of fun and exciting events across the year. Some of the most popular occasions include the annual Carnival parade that features singers, dancers and musicians, the Barcelona Maresme Coast Half Marathon that runs through the region, and the Entity Fair that features more than one hundred stalls and market stands full of local goods and products.
How to move around in Pineda de Mar
One of the easiest ways to navigate around Pineda de Mar is by making use of the local bus service that offers a network connecting all key areas of the town. For those who prefer a more private, less timetable reliant form of travel, there are always a decent number of taxicabs. Nearby major cities like Barcelona and Girona can be reached most easily via train.
The climate in Pineda de Mar
The weather can vary quite dramatically depending on the time of the year. The winter months of January and February have been known to dip as low as 3 degrees, but more usually hover around the 8 or 9 degree mark. The peak summer months of July and August can reach up to 28 or 29 degrees, which makes them the most popular for holidaymakers.