Costa Brava Convention

AA International English–Speaking Convention

9--13 October 2024

Tossa de Mar, Costa Brava, Spain


Theme: "Love and Service... Amor y Servicio..."

I am responsible... When anyone, anywhere, reaches out for help, I want the hand of AA always to be there. And for that, I am responsible


Booking details


Bookings need to be made direct to Anastasia at the hotel

Ask for Anastasia, and request "Costa Brava Convention" rates (special convention rate).
Rates (all half board). Stay of 5 nights or more:
  • Single room €75.50 per night.
  • Double room €60 per person / night.
Stay of less than 5 nights:
  • Single room €82.50 per night.
  • Double room €66 per person / night.
* Rates include Catalan Tourist tax, and water is included with dinner.
* Supplement for full board - €16 per person per day (water also included with lunch).
Hotel details
4-Star Golden Bahia Hotel

Golden Bahia Hotel
Av. Puerto Rico 29
Tossa de Mar
Costa Brava, Spain
Tel: +34 972-343130

We are happy to offer a reduced registration of 15 euros to local attendees who might wish to attend one or two days only.

Contact Us

Have a query? Send us an email using the following email address:

cbc [dot] convention [at] gmail [another dot] com


Program will be regularly updated when speakers are confirmed.

And more...

All meeting venues, additions/changes will be posted on our bulletin board at the registration desk.

Attendees wishing to hold smaller more intimate meetings please see a committee member and we will be happy to liaise with the hotel and make every effort to provide a meeting room

There will be a SOBRIETY COUNTDOWN on Saturday evening

Bring your voices (and musical instruments) for our wonderful music and sing-alongs, or as we call them -- THE HOOLEYS -- on Friday and Saturday nights, following the Speaker meeting

Flyer: To be announced

How to get here


The nearest airports are Girona (GRO) and Barcelona El Prat (BCN)

Details for both airports can be found at

Resort transfers

Shared coach transfers from either airport include those offered by


The main public bus service is by SARFA BUSES

  • From Barcelona Airport there are 8 direct buses a day to Tossa de Mar (2 hours journey)
  • From Girona Airport there are only 2 direct buses a day to Tossa de Mar (1 hour journey)

Hire car

Both airports have car hire companies represented.

Directions to Tossa DE Mar from airports are available on the Hotel website or on the Airport website.

  • Tossa de Mar is about 110Km from Barcelona Airport (approx. 1 hr 25 mins)
  • Tossa de Mar is about 40Km from Girona Airport (approx. 1 hr)


From the north: Take exit 9 off the AP-7 motorway towards Vidreres, Lloret de Mar and Tossa de Mar, or along the N-II, exiting at Vidreres, Lloret de Mar. There is also the option of driving towards Lloret and then Tossa or along the road to Sant Feliu and Platja d’Aro and taking the turn-off straight to Tossa through the countryside.

From the south: Take exit 9 off the AP-7 motorway towards Vidreres, Lloret de Mar and Tossa de Mar, and arriving in Tossa follow the above instructions. Another option is to take the C-32 motorway and taking the last exit of Blanes Costa Brava, and along the N-II to Blanes. In this case you should continue towards Lloret de Mar and Tossa de Mar.


From Barcelona: The RENFE commuter service to Massanet-Massanes or Blanes. Departs from Barcelona-Estació de Sants, Plaça de Catalunya, Arc de Triomf and El Clot-Aragó. You need to get off at Blanes station and continue by bus or taxi.

Tourist Information

Golden Bahia Hotel