Rehabilitation of the Mas Ravetllat in the Guinardó neighborhood

Rehabilitation of the Mas Ravetllat in the Guinardó neighborhood

Creation of various leisure spaces within a park that is open to the public. The works will take place on an 3.6 hectare agricultural property, Mas Ravetllat, which was built at the beginning of the 20th century. This green island is home to various spaces: forested areas, orchards, and a home garden with period sculptures and fountains closer to the house.

Barcelona de Infraestructuras Municipales SA (BIMSA)
Start: May 2018. Duration: 17 months
Type of service:
Works of landscaped areas

The project will involve creating various leisure spaces within the park that will become open to the public. 

The design includes: 
- Accessible paths to reach all areas.

- An inclusive playground area.

- A home garden, close to the house, with restoration work on the historic and artistic heritage.

- Pre-fabricated grandstands made of a combination of concrete and grass.

- Perimeter fencing around the area of the park that is most easily visible from the street.

- Two shaded areas with iron and wood pergolas: one at the Ronda Guindardó viewing point and the other at the top of the stands.

- Two viewing points: one on the Ronda Guinardó hill with a spectacular view of the city, and the other of the wetland area and park gardens.

- Three ponds at different levels, connected with water recirculation.

- Wetland surrounding the pond close to the gardens.

- Garden area closed to the general public.


Technical data

  • Excavation of 7,000 m3 and leveling of 8,880 m3 of dirt to reach the desired elevations.
  • Installation of the drainage network. 
  • Unpaved trails and stabilized ground. 
  • Construction of stairs for access from Av. Virgen de Montserrat.
  • A BDU playground set.
  • Restoration of the historical heritage by the company Rehabilit. 
  • Planting of 110 trees.
  • Planting of 112,571 shrubs on weed-control fabric.
  • Enclosure of the live willow tree of 682 ml.
  • Creation of a live willow igloo for playground equipment.