Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona: 3 Beaches for Pet Lovers

Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona: 3 Beaches for Pet Lovers

Are you planning to spend your next holidays in Barcelona and don’t want to leave any of your family members behind? If so, check out this post and enjoy “The city of Count” with your pooch. Barcelona is a smart city that understands the tourist market. Barcelona understands the urge to reinvent its areas and make it accessible to everyone, even to those with paws.

For those who travel with all the family members or for those who want to visit Barcelona with their pets, we have very good news. The City Hall has officially opened 3 Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona for this summer 2017. In the city, you can find 1 the other 2 beaches are in Barcelona Province.

Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona

1- Cala Vallcarca, in Sitges

The Dog Friendly Beach in Sitges is a small cove between Sitges and Castelldefels, next to a cement factory. This beach in Barcelona has become very popular in the forums for being one of the best canine beaches in the province perfect for a refreshing bath with your pooch during the summer. It has a length of about 60 meters and 15 meters wide. Please note, Cala Vallcarca doesn’t offer any services, so don’t forget to bring everything you need. Nevertheless, Cala Vallcarca is surrounded by stunning natural areas.

Beach Rules

  1. Keep your dog under control all the time.
  2. Pick up dog poop
  3. Try not to disturb other users
  4. Bring your pet’s official veterinary certificate with all its vaccines up to date.

2- Beach of Llevant in Barcelona

Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona

In the summer of 2016, the City Council commissioned a piece of the Llevant Beach to go with a dog. This Dog Friendly Beach Barcelona has an area of 1200 square meters and is located at the northern end of the coast, in front of the shopping centre Diagonal Mar. The Town Hall has confirmed that in 2017 this Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona will remain open.

The Beach of Llevant is a fine sandy beach ideal for enjoying a fabulous day with your pet.

Beach Rules

  1. Have your pet registered at the census.
  2. Bring your pet’s official veterinary certificate with all its vaccines up to date.
  3. If you have a banned dog, don’t forget to keep it on a lead and muzzled at all times when in the beach. Also please note that you must be aged over 18 to bring it with you. Your dog must be kept in a secure place all the time so it can’t escape.
  4. Pick up dog poop
  5. Respect other bathers.

3- Playa de Les Salines, en Cubelles

The New Beach for Dogs in Cubelles, Barcelona, is one of the Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona (Province).

The City Hall of Cubelles has joined the trend for dog-friendly and has enabled a stretch of the beach Les Salines to go with your pooch at any time of the year and without time restrictions. It’s 450 linear meters of fine sand located next to the tower of the thermal power station. The municipality worked on the signage of the beach and has been available since June 25, 2016. Josep Maria Hugué, regidor of Medi Ambient makes a call to owners to take responsibility for their animals and pick up the poo.

Additional information:

If you like to get up early to walk with your pet, the beaches of Arenys de Mar (La Musclera, La Picòrdia, Cavaió and Playa de les Roques d’en Lluc) are Dog Friendly Beaches, but only from  June 1st to September 16th, from 8 pm to 7 am.

If you have a dog, you have no excuse to come with it to Barcelona! Enjoy the summer with your best friend and bring it to any of our numerous Dog Friendly Beaches Barcelona. Do you know any other detail or secret beach close to Barcelona? Comment!

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