El Palace

El Palace2018-09-28T15:03:08+00:00

El Palace Hotel, first opened in 1919 with a neo-classical façade and grand public areas, has been totally refurbished and opened again in late 2009 as a renovated grand luxury hotel. Considered Barcelona’s most iconic hotel for over 90 years, the works have preserved the classic spirit, distinguished as a symbol of the hotel tradition and considered nowadays as the only Luxury Traditional Fresh Hotel in the city.

Location: Set in the heart of the city center, close to Paseo de Gracia and Las Ramblas. It will take only 30minutes to arrive by car to the airport and 15minutes to the port (subject to traffic conditions).

Accommodation: 120 new luxury rooms, 42 of them being Suites and Junior Suites, fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology. They are elegant, with classic luxury style combined with the most contemporary style in the bathrooms; some of them with Roman Bath decorated with different color mosaics.


L´Éclair Restaurant recently opened and located near the lobby and it is open 7/7 – from 12.00 to 11.00. p.m with a Brasserie Menu inspired by the Mediterranean flevors. A piano bar entertains our clients from 6 to 8 p.m. from Thursday to Saturday

Diana’s Romantic Garden: recently opened at the hotel’s rooftop terrace including a totally ecological swimming-pool inspired in the Roman Baths designed by Cesar Ritz. More than 50 autochthone vegetal species configure the garden full of pergolas with different kind of flowers that will make client enjoy a sensorial experience with 360º panoramic views to Barcelona. The Gastronomic Restaurant called the Winter Garden Restaurant honoring the antique hotel’s hall is completing this area.

Mayan Spa:

El Palace has launched the Mayan Luxury Spa and Fitness Room, a unique spa with a Temazcal Prehispanic Sauna exclusive in Europe. Inspired in the Maya Culture of Mexico, it becomes the ideal place where body, mind and soul are blended together

Departure Lounge/Virtuoso Amenities for your stay (for 2018):

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Buffet breakfast daily for up to two in-room guests offered in Garden Room only
  • One US$100 equivalent Food & Beverage credit per stay (valid for use at Nineteen Restaurant, Garden Room, Room Service or Minibar only) OR one US$100 equivalent Spa services credit per stay (valid for spa treatments of 50 minutes or longer at Mayan Spa). Credit amount is not combineable, is not valid on room rate and has no cash value if not redeemed in full.
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi