Castelldefels beach near Barcelona

Castelldefels beach near Barcelona, Spain

Pictures of Castelldefels beach near Barcelona

Castelldefels is 18km south of Barcelona. It has two railways stations, which are Castelldefels (town) and Castelldefels-Platja (beach) Both are on the Renfe railway R-2 line. Get off at station Platja de Castelldefels and you will find almost 5km of natural beach with nice sand. There are many nice beach bars (chiringuitos) and the beach is fully equipped with lifeguards and facilities all summer. If you are coming by car to Castelldefels then take the autopista C-32 and exit on sign Castelldefels Sud - or take the autopista C-31 and exit on sign Castelldefels Platja.

It is not recommended to go on small scooters of 50cc or 120cc on the autopistas to these beaches and there are no other roads along the coast because of the airport, so the bus or train is recommended. Castelldefels beach is a popular place for sailing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. April and May are the best months for kitesurfing on Castelldefels beach. Kitesurfing is  not permitted in the summer from June to end September on Gava or Castelldefell beach. There is a small kitesurf zone open for experts only in the summer months in the afternoon.


Popular surfing spot near Port Ginesta marina in Castelldefels


View of Castelldefels beach from Club Maritimo restaurant terrace


Port Ginesta marina Castelldefels/Sitges


Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 March 2018 20:29