The term Costa Brava refers to the relatively short stretch of coast
from Barcelona to the French border. Barcelona is a province as well
as a town, which may be what is causing some confusion. Barcelona
itself is about 70 kms from the area you are considering.
Sites Atlas at
tells us "The famous Costa Brava extends northeast of Barcelona to the
French border. While it is most known for its beaches and resorts, the
coast here is scenic and rugged, with coves, cliffs, and mountaintop
lookouts. Picturesque towns and villages can be found all along the
Costa Brava, as well as the Greek and Roman ruins of Emp˙ries." (sic)
They have a map at:
The Hotel Tropic Park is at Malgrat de Mar, between Barcelona and
Girona, on the Costa del Marenme, which is in the Costa Brava stretch.
Its url is:
Tel. + (34) 937654387 / - Fax. +34 937654849
Aquamarina is a popular name for a hotel and there are several. The
one you are probably looking for is the Aquamarina Park at Santa
Susana, north of Barcelona, and very close to Malgrat. InterHotel have
Bookings can be made online from their site.
More details can be found at the Cheap Spanish Holidays site:
It has a gorgeous photo of the pool.
Click on Malgrat Holidays on the left for more details of the Tropic
The Caprici Verdi is mentioned on a Hebrew site but their English
translation pages don't seem to pick it up clearly. They are at:
It is also mentioned by Altavia Travel at:
and appears to be in Lloret de Mar
However there is a Caprici Hotel (no Verdi) also located at Santa
Susana and may well be what you are looking for:
"The Caprici is a three star hotel and has 238 rooms, which all have
en suite bathroom, telephone, satellite TV, air conditioning, balcony
or terrace and safety deposit box. The hotel also offers a gym, sauna
and a swimming pool. "
The Inter Hotel booking url is at:
and there's another booking form, photo and map atHotels Spain Online:
Have a great holiday (or conference - if that's what you're planning)
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