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El Palace Hotel
Why we like it
- Grand luxury hotel in the heart of Barcelona.
- A hotel rich in architecture and history
- Close to Las Ramblas and the city's main attractions.
- Michelin-starred restaurant The Caelis Restaurant.
- Mayan Luxury Spa with a Temazcal Sauna.
Enjoy classically British afternoon tea, with sandwiches and scones with clotted cream, at the delightful 19/Nineteen restaurant.
"Tea is totally unique - her knowledge of the local area is unsurpassed. Mishlav has a love of his city and it shows. We learnt more from Ivo in a morning than we could find out in the previous six months. I would thoroughly recommend every single one of them - they are all a credit to A&K "
- PS, Essex
A well-known city landmark, El Palace Hotel has been through all of the remarkable events which have affected Barcelona, during the last century. All rooms are carefully decorated, with high ceilings and large windows. The décor is elegant, with classic furnishings and neutral tones lending a comfortable feel. All rooms benefit from the most modern equipment such as air-conditioning, satellite TV, direct telephone, Wi-Fi internet access, safe and mini-bar. The one Michelin star restaurant, Caelis, offers contemporary international cuisine, while breakfast is served at The Garden each morning. The AE Restaurant serves light lunches and dinners in a French brasserie environment, there are also 2 bars.
Best time to be there
Spain is best visited in the springtime, when the temperatures are generally warm and comfortable. Autumn is equally comfortable, though less green and the landscapes are drier. July and August are very hot.
Barcelona, Malaga and Madrid (British Airways); Palma (British Airways or bmi)
2 hours - Spain
2.5 hours - Mallorca
4 hours - Tenerife
GMT +1 hour
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