Les Corts is famed for being home to the Camp Nou (Catalan for ‘new ground’), the stadium of Barcelona FC. The area is towards the outskirts of Barcelona, but thanks to some excellent transport links you can arrive in the city centre in some 25 minutes. The Camp Nou is also near to Barcelona’s central station Sants.
The Camp Nou is a UEFA 5-star rated stadium, the largest stadium in Europe and one of the largest stadiums in the world, with a capacity for almost 100.000 people. The stadium has hosted a multitude of international matches UEFA Champions League finals, most recently in 1999.
Nowadays, a remodeling project plans to update the building and to increase the seats available. This project lead by a japanese architect’s office will cost 400 milions and it is supposed to be finshed in 2021.
Catalans are passionate about football and Barcelona FC is the pride of the city – its slogan is ‘more than a club’, reflecting its central role in the life of the city and its inhabitants.
During the last decade, Barça delighted the world with their brand of football that is appreciated by football fans from all over the world. They won three more Champions League titles. Names like Messi, Iniesta, Guardiola, Suarez, Neymar and Xavi, among others, marked these years of glory.
If you are in Barcelona for a game then it is well worth reserving your Barcelona apartment in this area. Highly popular with tourists, the stadium also boasts a museum of the club and its fascinating history.
Take a tour of the Stadium and the Museum with the Camp Nou Experience
If you are a passionate of the international known FC Barcelona, you may like to have the oportunity of entering the field of play from the tunnel, sit on the first team bench, discover the area dedicated to Leo Messi, see the five European Cups and interact with the history of the Club at the Museum. Ask in our reception and we will assist you to get your tickets.