El Palace Barcelona, Barcelona

El Palace Barcelona

El Palace Barcelona 5*GL perfectly positioned at the crossroads of carrer Roger de Llúria and Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, stands in the very heart of the Eixample, the most central and renowned neighbourhood of Barcelona. Located at only steps away from Passeig de Gràcia, the surrounds offer a magnificent array of restaurants, theatres and boulevards, plus an excellent shopping area where you’ll find all the most exclusive and luxury brands. Built in 1919, creating a splendid reality out of an idea dreamed up by Barcelona politician Francesc Cambó and the Swiss hotelier César Ritz, El Palace has fascinated both locals and visitors ever since its inauguration, thanks to the countless architectural treasures it houses. It is a living symbol of the luxury and glamour that marked an important period in the history of the city of Barcelona, the 1920s. The design typical of that era, which originated in the Belle Époque and has been adapted to the highest modern standards, is today the hotel’s most distinguishing feature. Salvador Dalí, Xavier Cugat, Elton John, Frank Sinatra, Paul McCartney, Camilo José Cela and many other renowned and influential guests have, during the last century, been seduced by the hotel’s splendour, luxury and prestige. And now we welcome you. Exclusive 120 rooms and suites, embellished with the latest comforts. The new Siganture Suites at El Palace are themed around one of the six classic arts, including music, architecture, painting and literature; the most luxurious suites in El Palace pay tribute to the hotel’s most renowned guests. With an elegant decor and a large space of 150 m2, the suites have one or two bedrooms with Roman baths and a large living room of 50 m2. Adorned with an array of classic styles from the 1920s, the master bedrooms all feature a large walk-in closet. All these suites are completely new and have been decorated with furniture from distinguished European localities. The different restaurants within El Palace all fuse the delicacies of local gastronomy with flavours from around the globe and signature dishes. A garden roof, an urban oasis full of secret corners, fragrances and colours. Inspired by the romantic garden of Francesc Cambó –a famous Catalan politician from the beginning of the 20th century– and the stunning paintings of modernista artist Ramón Casas, the romantic roof garden of El Palace, with more than fifty plant species, pergolas, fountains, ponds and a swimming pool, is a true joy. The Winter Garden, a unique restaurant located on our terrace that recreates an interior garden. Staffed by our thoughtful and highly trained team –maître, sommelier and waiters–, they take care of every detail to ensure you enjoy an unforgettable experience in Barcelona. The 19/Nineteen Restaurant, designed like a quintessential Parisian brasserie, the 19/Nineteen restaurant is found right at the heart of the El Palace. It has a menu of light bites, ideal for when you want to eat well but quickly, and at the same time offers more substantial dishes specially designed by our chef, Marc Mallasén. The Bluesman Cocktail bar, a British tradition has come to El Palace. Sophisticated wooden furniture and fittings decorate our Bluesman cocktail bar, a unique place in the city that’s perfect for savouring one of our designer cocktails while appreciating quality jazz and blues. The hotel features a private and exclusive smoker’s club where members can choose from the varied selection on offer from the cigar cellar. The club also has lockers where members can store their cigar collection The cultural programme of Spirit 1919 is always accompanied by a carefully selected range of cuisine, from innovative Mediterranean dishes to a special tasting menu with an exquisite selection of designer tapas, light bites and sandwiches, along with the finest cocktails and premium liqueurs. Mayan Luxury Spa, traditional Mayan sounds, rituals and treatments combine with premier French cosmetics from the exclusive and prestigious brand of Anne Semonin. The Mayan Luxury Spa offers an unforgettable experience: indulge yourself and unwind with the Mayan treatments, facial massages and rituals that transport you to the Caribbean. This luxurious and relaxing environment can be perfected with a special package, which will complete your experience and turn it into something unique. Luxuriate in our pre-Columbian sauna, constructed according to traditional Mayan customsThe EL PALACE BARCELONA is a Tourist, Pet Friendly, Traditional, Leisure, Heritage Building, City hotel, Full Service, Child Friendly hotel. Located in City Centre - Eixample Area. Shopping is within walking distance and the nightlife/restaurants are within walking distance from the hotel.