El Palace Hotel

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Average rate: $236 - Hotel class: 5 stars
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 668, Barcelona, Spain

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El Palace Hotel Barcelona Reviews

TallAdamOC TallAdam…
9 reviews
Great location of luxury Dec 19, 2010
I am sad that I was delayed arriving in Barcelona as this hotel is exquisite. The service of all of the employees was top notch. They were very friendly and always there to help but they were never intrusive.

When showing us to our room, the porter gave us a full tour of the room. He pointed out that the window is multi-paned so the room is quiet even though it looked over one of the main roads in Barcelona. He even pointed out that the TV is in the mirror! When it is off, it looks just like a mirror but when the TV is on, it looks like a TV with a frame around it. I had never seen anything like it and am still intrigued. The room is super clean, and bed is very comfortable.

The bathroom was very big. The shower head is mounted in the ceiling, like a rain shower I think it is called. And the bath is a sunken bath where you would walk into it like a Roman bath. The towels were plush and the toiletries were up to a high standard too.

I would highly recommend this hotel and would not hesitate to stay there the next time I am in Barcelona.
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jnwalsh jnwalsh
48 reviews
Indulgence, Enjoy! Jul 31, 2010
This hotel is an immaculate luxury hotel in Eixample area about a 5 minute walk from Placa Catalunya. It's actually the old Ritz property refurbished. It has just re-opened in 2010 and everything is gorgeous.

The lobby is classy yet welcoming. The service was attentive yet not intrusive. You never had to wait for service.

The deluxe suite was absoutely huge. The design was brand new and was classic yet modern. With views over the gherkin building, the bedroom featured everything you could want: king sized bed, desk, sofas & coffee table with waiting champagne. The Bathroom had a shower room, seperate toilet, spa bath, double sink and devine L'Occitane toiletries. Heaven on earth. The walk-in wardrobe with mirror makes it easy to keep the suite tidy.

The buffet breakfast is also excellent with a fabulous mix of catalan specialities, cakes and international classics.

You also have free use of the compueters dowstars for internet access but no complimentary wi-fi in the rooms.

All in all, a classic deluxe experince, definately indulge!
The hall of the suite
The bathroom - spa & vanity
The bathroom: Shower room & sepera…
The sitting area

El Palace Hotel Overview

Las Ramblas is a few minutes' walk from El Palace Barcelona, as is the Passeig de Gracia. It is 1 km from the hotel to the old town area of Barcelona and 2 km from the hotel to the Picasso Museum. It is 10 km from the Hotel El Palace Barcelona to the El Prat de Llobregat Airport.

Decorated in cream with blue or red wine colored accents, the 122 rooms feature solid wood furnishings from the turn of the century. Rooms have dressing rooms, fireplaces, and marbled bathrooms. Wireless Internet and suite style rooms are available.

Having upgraded the spa facilities in January of 2010, El Palace Hotel Barcelona now claims to be the most exclusive and upscale lodging in the city. It maintains a 5 star rating, and the interior d├ęcor is full of stone arches and mosaic floors. The daily breakfast is served in the Diana Garden, meals are available in the hotel dual dining establishments, and the Scotch Bar is a well-known drinking stop for guests. There are 10 meeting rooms, all with modern technological supports and wireless Internet access. Porterage and room service are available to all 6 levels 24 hours a day.

El Palace Hotel Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Airport shuttle
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Tour Desk
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Housekeeping
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Medical Assistance Available
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Security Guard
  • Mini Bar
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Secretarial Service
  • In Room Movies
  • Bath / Hot Tub
  • Porters
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • CD Player
  • Laundry service
  • Casino
  • Shops
  • Excursions
  • Garden
  • Nightclubs
  • Computer
  • Laptop
  • Photocopier
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Ticket Service
  • Facsimile
  • Ballroom
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Exhibit Space
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Salon
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Massage
  • Spa & Wellness Centre
  • Beauty Salon
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower
  • En suite
  • Private Bathroom
  • Cots
  • Highchairs
  • Live Music
  • Luggage Storage
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Shops in Hotel
  • Cell phone/mobile rental
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Shoe Shine
  • Self Laundry
  • Paid Parking
  • Bedding/Pillow Choices
  • Doctor on call

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