El Palace

Barcelona, Spain

Gran Vía de les Corts Catalanes 668, Barcelona, Spain

It’s the Château de Versailles of Barcelona that has seen the who's who of history’s most celebrated icons walk through its doors.

Salvador Dali and wife Gala called it home for years, and when Josephine Baker visited the city, no hotel but this opulent grande dame would do. At the El Palace Hotel Barcelona, a sense of history is palpable around every corner, from the Versailles-style decor of the lobby that hints at the previous life of the hotel as a Ritz, to the Art Suites where history and luxury designs intertwine to take travelers on a trip back in time. Beyond its opulent stateliness, the El Palace has substance too. There are four restaurants here and a Mayan-inspired spa where traditions passed down through generations offer complete rejuvenation of mind, body and soul. But the real highlight of the hotel is its romantic roof garden where fountains, secret walkways, pergolas, and over fifty varieties of plants create an urban oasis. On those warm summer days and evenings, it’s the place to be for a glass of wine to panoramic views of the city.

Spa Fitness Outdoor pool Gastronomic

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What makes the hotel special

  • The hotel's spirit, one of the only classic hotel in Barcelona.
  • The Garden restaurant, a symbol of the 1920s modern design, a unique environment for a breakfast.
  • The 1 Michelin star Caelis restaurant for the hedonists.

Our selection of rooms and suites

Rooms and Suites

The Classic

35 sq.m / 377 sq.ft, View: Street view - Location: Facade of the Modernist building - Bathtub and shower in all rooms, Balcony or Terrace in some rooms


The Junior Suite

42 sq.m / 452 sq.ft, View: Patio - Location: Interior of the building - Jacuzzi, bathtub and shower in all rooms


The Superior Suite

55 sq.m / 592 sq.ft, View: Patio - Location: Interior - Jacuzzi, bathtub and shower in all rooms


The Grand Deluxe with Roman Bath

38 sq.m / 409 sq.ft, View: Street view - Location: Façade of the building - Bathtub and shower in all rooms, Balcony or Terrace in some rooms


The Art Suite one bedroom

85 sq.m / 915 sq.ft, View: Street view - Location: Facade of the building - Bathtub and shower in all rooms, Balcony or Terrace in some rooms


The Art Suite two bedrooms

150 sq.m / 1615 sq.ft, View: Street view - Location: Facade of the building - Bathtub and shower in all rooms, Balcony or Terrace in some rooms


El Palace Suite one bedroom

150 sq.m / 1615 sq.ft, View: Barcelona and its roofs, Tibidabo hill and Sagrada Familia - Location: Modernist Facade overlooking Gran Via - Bathtub and shower in all rooms, Balcony or Terrace in all rooms


Hotel Information

Practical information

  • Address

    Gran Vía de les Corts Catalanes 668 , Barcelona

  • Internet

    Public areas : free

    In room : free

  • Children policy

    Children are welcome

  • Check-in / Check-out

    Check-in : 3 pm

    Check-out : noon

  • Transportation and transfers

    Transfer : subject to supplement

  • Smoking policy

    Non-smoking public spaces

    Smoking rooms : not available

  • Rooms

    120 rooms and suites

    In-room amenities: flatscreen TV, in-room safe, minibar, Chopard bathroom products

  • Always included in this hotel

    Complimentary Internet

    Complimentary Mineral Water in the room upon arrival

    Complimentary Internet access

  • Available services

    Air conditioned hotel

    Laundry service

    Concierge service

    Business center

  • Pets

    Dogs not allowed

  • Parking

    Car park / valet service : €30 per day


  • Restaurants and bar options

    L'ÉCLAIR (Restaurant: mediterranean cuisine, Bar, Afternoon tea, Light meals)

    BLUESMAN (Bar)

    THE GARDEN (Breakfast)

    WINTER GARDEN (Gastronomic restaurant: local specialties cuisine)

    DIANA'S GARDEN (Bar, Light meals)

  • Breakfast

    Buffet breakfast: €29

Spa & Leisure

  • Spa (Mayan Luxury Spa)



  • Leisure

    Outdoor pool

    Fitness center

Feedback (11)

  • D.B.

    I will stay again at EL PALACE next time I have to go to BCN. It was great!

  • A.S.
    United States

    A beautiful hotel with wonderful service and staff.

  • L.B.

    The standard of the hotel was very high and I would both return and recommend.

  • A.F.
    United States

    El Palace is a gem of a hotel. It made our Barcelona experience a memorable one.

  • M.L.
    United States

    The "El Palace" is probably one of the most beautiful hotels I have ever stayed at. That is saying a lot because I have stayed in luxury hotels all over the world. I think that your prices are very competitive as well.

  • K.A.

    a great place to stay when in Barcelona. will definitely come back there in the future.

  • L.D.
    United Kingdom

    Beautiful hotel, classy and great service. Fabulous concierge and very friendly staff. Good position in the town.

  • L.M.C.
    United States

    We thought the hotel was exceptional in décor ....service ..... and room comfort....all of the employees we encounter provided exceptional service.

  • F.K.

    We had a great stay. The hotel is magnificent and well located, as for the spa, it’s of exceptional quality: A special mention for the concierge and the staff at the Spa.

  • M.P.
    United States

    Great hotel, very nice and helpful staff, excellent breakfast.

  • G.S.

    This is a superb hotel. I cannot fault it in any way. An excellent location and staff that are exceptionally well trained. Having garnered a large number of air miles over the years this hotel has to go in the very top drawer.


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