Castelldefels is considered an international town. Several prestigious international schools are situated here. Foreigners and Spaniards buying real estate in Castelldefels for permanent and summer residence choose this town mainly for its proximity to Barcelona.
The town has a wide choice of restaurants, bars and cafés with cuisines to suit any taste. Flat sand beaches are perfectly equipped for families with children and aquatic sports lovers. In the winter, Castelldefels becomes a paradise for surfers. The yacht berth of Castelldefels is always open for those who like sailing.
Castelldefels annually hosts various festivals and events thanks to which its active cultural life continues beyond the bounds of the swimming season.
Outside of the city, a Buddhist monastery and the Palacio-Noveia palace with a rich collection of Tibetan culture are situated in the natural park of Garraf. Meditation, yoga, tai-chi and relaxation classes are given here.
Pine trees, fresh air, the absence of bustling and noise of a big city and proximity to Barcelona at the same time make real estate in Castelldefels an ideal vacation and permanent residence destination.