El Palace Hotel - Barcelona

Gran Via De Les Corts Catalanes 668, Barcelona 080, Barcelona, Spain, 08010  show map
 5 stars
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El Palace Hotel - Barcelona

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Private swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Verified Reviews:

  • No air con - Close to plaza catalunya - We will be back
  • Nice bed - No wifi in the rooms - Highly recommend
  • Bathrooms are in bad shape - Wonderful breakfast - No pool
  • Staff was great - Beautiful rooms - Tastefully decorated
  • Convenient location - Excellent personalized service - Great lobby

Overview

Old fashioned grandeur and elegance distinguish Hotel Palace from other ‘chain’ 5-star hotels, usually deprived of character and individuality. Unrivalled location right off the glamorous Las Ramblas area and close to the city’s historical and cultural centre makes this property an ideal base for exploring Barcelona by foot or using convenient transportation links.

The historical building housing the hotel, dating back the turn of the 20th century, still preserves its authentic spirit and charm, even though it was completely renovated in 2008 in order to cater to the needs of the modern, even the most demanding traveler. The hotel was formerly known as ‘Ritz’, which speaks for itself, as this hotels chain is associated with highest standards and luxury.

Each guestroom is a little gem of classical style, yet not lacking functionality. All of them have marbled bathrooms with exquisite toiletries and bathrobes, hairdryer and make-up mirrors, climate control, satellite TV with premium channels, direct-dial phone, Wi-Fi, radio clock, safe, and minibar. The rooms overlook a beautiful inner garden or have spectacular views on the city.

Additional amenities are countless: 8 fully equipped conference and meeting rooms, banquet facilities, business and secretarial services, 24-hour front desk, booking assistance, safe at reception, luggage storage, airport shuttle, parking and car rental, babysitting/childcare, laundry, dry cleaning and shoe shine, currency exchange and various on-site shops.

Caelis restaurant specializing in Mediterranean cuisine is beyond any comparison due to its exquisite gourmet dishes. The breakfast is served in the lovely garden with terrace. You can also enjoy snacks and drinks and take advantage in complimentary newspapers and Wi-Fi in the lounge area of the gorgeous hall.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   125.

Dining options

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 28 per person per night. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Paid public parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Interior view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Mini-Bar
  • Kettle
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Towels
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Gran Via De Les Corts Catalanes 668, Barcelona 080, Barcelona, Spain, 08010

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City Center
  • Barcelona
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
    2000 ft
  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Urquinaona
    1000 ft
  • Passeig de Gràcia
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Caelis
    0 ft
  • Patagonia Beef & Wine (cuisine: Grill, Barbecue, Argentinean)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    1300 ft
  • La Playa de Sitges
    4500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    125

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Rooms and availability

El Palace Premier Junior SuiteEl Palace Premier Junior SuiteEl Palace Premier Junior Suite
Premier Junior Suite
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 485 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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This tranquil suite overlooks a typical Barcelona interior patio, and features a separate lounge area. It also has a natural stone bathroom, with L’Occitane en Provence bathroom amenities, and a separate shower and hydro-massage bath.

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    El Palace Privilege Junior SuiteEl Palace Privilege Junior SuiteEl Palace Privilege Junior SuiteEl Palace Privilege Junior Suite
    Privilege Junior Suite
    Bed type: Triple or King or Twin beds or Double Bed
    Size: 595 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Privilege Junior Suite for triple use

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      El Palace Classic Double Room Room Type 1El Palace Classic Double Room More PicturesEl Palace Classic Double RoomEl Palace Classic Double Room
      Classic Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or Twin beds or Double or Twin beds
      Size: 820 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      DOUBLE SINGLE USE CLASSIC DELUXE

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        Standard Triple Room
        Bed type: Triple
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
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        Standard Triple

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          El Palace One-Bedroom Suite ROOM Type 2El Palace One-Bedroom Suite SuiteEl Palace One-Bedroom Suite One Bedroom SuiteEl Palace One-Bedroom Suite One Bedroom Suite
          One-Bedroom Suite
          Bed type: King or Twin beds or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
          Size: 755 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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            El Palace Two-Bedroom Suite ROOM Type 2El Palace Two-Bedroom Suite SuiteEl Palace Two-Bedroom SuiteEl Palace Two-Bedroom Suite
            Two-Bedroom Suite
            Bed type: King or Twin beds
            Size: 1100 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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              Quadruple Room
              Bed type: Quad
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              • Air conditioning
              • Private bathroom
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                El Palace Junior SuiteEl Palace Junior SuiteEl Palace Junior SuiteEl Palace Junior Suite
                Junior Suite
                Bed type: King or Twin beds or 1 Single bed or Triple
                Size: 560 sq. feet
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                • Air conditioning
                • Private bathroom
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                Classic Junior Suite for triple use

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                  El Palace Deluxe Double RoomEl Palace Deluxe Double RoomEl Palace Deluxe Double Room
                  Deluxe Double Room
                  Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
                  Size: 410 sq. feet
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                  • Air conditioning
                  • Shower
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                  Luxurious and spacious exterior rooms, decorated in a classic style with elegant furniture.

                  Room facilities
                    El Palace Luxury One-Bedroom SuiteEl Palace Luxury One-Bedroom SuiteEl Palace Luxury One-Bedroom Suite
                    Luxury One-Bedroom Suite
                    Bed type: 2 Single beds
                    Size: 755 sq. feet
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                    • Air conditioning
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                    This luxurious, light and spacious suite features a Roman bath decorated with mosaics as well as a rain shower and L'Occitane toiletries. It also has a separate lounge area with views of Gran Via. Some also have original fireplaces, and all have classical-style furniture, 2 TVs, an IP phone and free internet access.

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                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel El Palace Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      Gran Via De Les Corts Catalanes 668, Barcelona 080, Barcelona, Spain, 08010

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Barcelona
                        1700 ft
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
                        2000 ft
                      • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
                        2000 ft
                      Underground stations
                      • Urquinaona
                        1000 ft
                      • Passeig de Gràcia
                        1400 ft
                      Restaurants
                      • Caelis
                        0 ft
                      • Patagonia Beef & Wine (cuisine: Grill, Barbecue, Argentinean)
                        200 ft
                      Beaches
                      • Museu del rei de la Magia
                        1300 ft
                      • La Playa de Sitges
                        4500 ft
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of rooms:
                        125

                      Hotel Awards

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                      Best Spa Hotels in Spain

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                      El Palace Location

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • Magicus - 700 ft
                      • Barcelona - Die besondere Stadt - 1400 ft

                      Places of interest

                      • Torre Agbar - 1400 ft
                      • Monumento a Colón - 1400 ft
                      • Torre Balldovina - 1400 ft
                      • Olympiastadion Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc - 1400 ft
                      • Transbordador Aeri - 1400 ft

                      Convention centers

                      • biblioteca florida - 1400 ft

                      Amusement

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      • Casa Calvet - 400 ft

                      Museums

                      • Casa Milà von Gaudi - 1400 ft

                      Parks

                      • Happy Parc - 400 ft

                      Theaters

                      • Teatro Borras - 1000 ft
                      • Teatro Tivoli - 1000 ft

                      Underground stations

                      • Urquinaona - 700 ft
                      • Passeig de Gràcia - 1000 ft
                      • Passeig de Gracia Station - 1000 ft
                      • Girona metro - 1000 ft
                      • Tetuan - 1400 ft

                      Local Attractions

                      • CaixaForum - 5000 ft
                        Av. Ferrer i Guardia, 6-8, Barcelona
                      • Parc de la Ciutadella - 5300 ft
                        Avenida del Marques de l'Argentera, Barcelona
                      • Montserrat Monastery - 1.0 mi
                        Montserrat, Barcelona
                      • Basilica de la Mare de Deu de la Merce - 5200 ft
                        Placa Merce, 1, Barcelona
                      • Barri de Gracia - 1.0 mi
                        Barri de Gracia, Barcelona

                      Near the hotel

                      • Casa Calvet - 500 ft
                        C/ Casp 48, Barcelona
                      • Museu del rei de la Magia - 1300 ft
                        Jonqueres, 15, Barcelona
                      • Passeig de Gracia - 1800 ft
                        Passeig de Gracia, Eixample, Barcelona
                      • Casa Amatller - 1800 ft
                        Passeig de Gracia, 41, Barcelona
                      • Casa Batllo - 1800 ft
                        Passeig de Gracia, 43, Barcelona
                      • Palace of Catalan Music (Palau de la Musica Catalana) - 1800 ft
                        Carrer del Palau de la Musica 4-6, Sant Pere, Barcelona
                      • Museo del Perfume (Museum of Perfume) - 1700 ft
                        Passeig de Gracia, 39, Barcelona

                      Restaurants Nearby

                      • Caelis - 0 ft

                        Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes,668
                        Phone: +34 935 10 12 05

                        73% likes this, based on 139 reviews
                        Price Range: USD 41 - USD 91

                      • Gran Foc - 100 ft

                        Address: Roger de Lluria 23
                        Phone: +34933043020

                        68% likes this, based on 104 reviews
                        Price Range: USD 20 - USD 30

                      • Casa Calvet - 500 ft

                        Address: Carrer de Casp 48
                        Phone: 93-412-4012

                        71% likes this, based on 270 reviews
                        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish

                      • Patagonia Beef & Wine - 200 ft

                        Address: 660 Gran Via Cortes Catalanes
                        Phone: 933043735

                        71% likes this, based on 273 reviews
                        Cuisine: Grill, Barbecue, Argentinean
                        Price Range: USD 52 - USD 72

                      • La Llossa - 100 ft

                        Address: Carrer de Roger de Lluria 23
                        Phone: 934.125.983

                        55% likes this, based on 24 reviews
                        Cuisine: Spanish

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of rooms:
                        125

                      Hotel Awards

                      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBarcelonaEl Palace

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Spa Hotels in Spain

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                      Travel Guide:
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                      El Palace Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at El Palace

                      Individual guest reviews

                      • Couple
                        5.4

                        Nice and friendly staff. Nice design of hotel.

                        Poor room service. Bed was very hard, slept relly bad.

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        the hotel is a great location for sightseeing and shopping, very elegant atmosphere, classy hotel with very helpful staff- all rooms are attended three times a day, extremely clean;lives up to its reputation by all means-definitely worth revisiting!Overall an excellent hotel in the heart of Barcelona

                      • Family with children
                        8.8

                        The hotel is very elegant and beautifully furnished. Staff were generally helpful. It is a very good location for central Barcelona

                        I did not expect to be charged Euro 15 per day for WIFI. This is usually included, and would put me off staying there again.When we ordered fried eggs on the first morning at breakfast I did not realise that the hotel would need to find the chickens first. It took absolutely ages.

                      • Older travelers
                        5.8

                        reconstruction going on during stay; spa not working;

                      • Single
                        6.6

                        Very friendly staff and location

                        Shower water smelt full of disinfectant, and did not feel clean after taking shower.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        I liked the glamour of the hall , breakfast with salmon and champagne, special facilities of the room and the bathroom : TV in the mirror , shower from the selling . Very well situated, close to Catalunya Plaza and Paseo De Gracia.

                      • Group of friends
                        10.0

                        friendly staff, luxury rooms, amazing location

                      • Couple
                        9.2

                        The hotel has an excellent location. all the main touristy points easy to reach. Rooms are very spacious, quiet and comfortable. The bathroom is also very large and ours was equipped with a tropical shower and a seperate bathtub. Stylish lobby. Friendly and discreet staff, family atmosphere with a lot of delicate welcoming intention.

                        A swimming pool or a small fitness room could only improve the hotel image. Breakfast is too expensive and internet connection should be for free.

                      • Single
                        8.8

                        It is a beautiful hotel with amazing newly renovated rooms.

                      • Group of friends
                        10.0

                        Everything is perfect : staff - professional,friendly,so kind and helpful;room-beautiful equipment,clean and very quiet. This hotel is recommendable.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        The staff were super, a very relaxing stay. Even though Hotel is on a main road - it's lovely and quiet, due to excellent double glazing!

                        No, nothing to dislike!

                      • Family with children
                        7.8

                        Metrd'otel and concierge

                        Having a terrible Nescafe instead of americano from the roin service

                      • Family with children
                        9.6

                        The hotel staff conbined proffesionalism, warmth and a sense of humour someing that only seems to happen in the best hotels. The rooms combine both classic comfort and style with modern faciities. Its very well situated for all parts of Barclenona and close enough to use taxis rather that public transport when one chooses not to walk. All the restaurant reccomendations given were good ones.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Excellent service and beautiful room, with a very large bed and exquisite decoration.

                        No negative remarks during my stay.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Friendly courteous staff especially the waiters at the bar and breakfast restaurant.

                        Could not get an early check in despite advising of our request months in advance.

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel El Palace Hotel - Barcelona Barcelona location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      Gran Via De Les Corts Catalanes 668, Barcelona 080, Barcelona, Spain, 08010

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Barcelona
                        1700 ft
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Plaça Catalunya - Rail Station
                        2000 ft
                      • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
                        2000 ft
                      Underground stations
                      • Urquinaona
                        1000 ft
                      • Passeig de Gràcia
                        1400 ft
                      Restaurants
                      • Caelis
                        0 ft
                      • Patagonia Beef & Wine (cuisine: Grill, Barbecue, Argentinean)
                        200 ft
                      Beaches
                      • Museu del rei de la Magia
                        1300 ft
                      • La Playa de Sitges
                        4500 ft
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of rooms:
                        125

                      Hotel Awards

                      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBarcelonaEl Palace

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Spa Hotels in Spain

                      Use Badge

                      Travel Guide:
                      Barcelona Travel Guide
                      Read now