The consorcio of the Colonia Güell was started in 1993. It is a public entity with is own legal character made up of the Consell Comarcal del Baix Llobregat, the Institut Català del Sòl de la Generalitat de Cataluña, the Diputación de Barcelona, and the City Council of Santa Coloma de Cervelló. It was set up for the management of a terrain spanning 3.29 Ha.
EThis land included the church (Crypt) and the pinetrees surrounding it. The Board is the legal body in charge of managing the Consorcio. The President of the Consorcio es el Mr. Joaquim Balsera y García. The Director of the Consorcio is Ms. Eugenia Garcia y Puig.The headquarters of the Consorcio de la Colonia Güell are the same as the Consell Comarcal del Baix Llobregat. Parc Torreblanca, ctra. N-340 08980 Sant Feliu de Llobregat (Spain)
Advanced Leisure Services manages visits to Gaudi’s Crypt and the Colonia Güell; is a company specialized in the tourism and Leisure sectors. We offer consulting and design and development services. Made up of a group of professionals specialized in assessing and creating projects and businesses based around peoples spare time, we offer innovative solutions to the needs of destinations, institutions and businesses of the sector We generate and participate in initiatives which are profitable for the promoter, whether public or private, and durable for the territory in which it is implemented.
In Advanced Leisure Services we understand that creation of value and managing assets are the element which determine competitiveness between touristic institutions, and that only through partnerships between companies and said institutions can we create sustainable models that can preserve resources while ensuring a reasonable return on investment. This is our bet.
Our mission is to transform Gaudi’s Crypt and the Colonia Güell into the main reference point of a historical, cultural, and touristic visit in Barcelona and the Baix Llobregat; with its own brand reknown in the market which can work as a resonance box towards other touristic attractions in the area..
Indeed, it has the mission of increasing the value of the Colonia, attracting more tourists, understanding its own importance whilst valuing the fact that it can be visited as it was not so long ago.