Planning a visit in one of the most beautiful European cities, Barcelona, and can’t choose between dozens of its hotels? Take a very close look at Mandarin Oriental Barcelona! The owners wanted to create a welcoming place for chill out and relax and they have made a truly good job. The hotel is one of the city’s best loved ones. Fusing modern design and timeless style, chic interiors and relaxing spa, gourmet michelin star dining and five-star luxury… Do I have to continue or are you already packing and booking a room at this marvelous place?
Mandarin Oriental Barcelona is located in the area perfect for shoppers and entertainment lovers. Passeig de Gràcia, Mandarin Oriental, is close to some of brightest tourist attractions, including Gothic Quarter, Las Ramblas, and Gaudi’s Casa Milà (“La Pedrera”) and Casa Batlló. Hotel guests have a possibility to visit nearby museums, churches and parks.
Style & character
Mandarin Oriental Barcelona is definitely not for stuffy. From the moment you cross the raised walkway into the lobby you keep admiring luxury and chic. Just open the window and enjoy a magnificent Barcelona view. At restaurant chef Carme Ruscalleda will impress you with most delicious dishes. But don’t be surprised when see waiting staff wearing trilby hats and Converse trainers at the outdoor Mimosa restaurant.
Service & facilities
What can be better than enjoying a 12-meter indoor lap pool and spa complex after a long walk along the streets of the most famous Spanish city! There are special spa luxes for families. If you choose to stay fit while travelling, here is a perfectly-equipped fitness center with personal trainers on staff. The hotel also has five restaurants and bars as well as meeting and reception spaces. There is a tourist office on the territory of the hotel where you can rent a car or get some information (believe me, you will be very grateful for tips on city spots where you feel that very true spirit of Barcelona!).
- Fitness center
- Room service
- Steam room/hammam
Hotel rooms are as stylish as they can be at all. Light rooms designed in minimalist style are breezily decorated with shades of cream and delicate oriental touches. Accessories are all classy – from good quality aromatherapy toiletries to leatherbound notebooks and a box of chocolates on arrival.
Food & drink
Gourmets will surely stay either satisfied, or more than just satisfied! The epicenter of the culinary art is definitely Moments, run the above-mention star Carme Ruscalleda. If you want a more relaxed atmosphere, you can visit Blanc, downstairs, for lunch, coffee or just a drink. Those who prefer diversity can one day enjoy the Bankers’ Bar, similar to gentlemen’s club in décor but remarkable for modern approach to cocktails, and the other day the fragrantly scented Mimosa garden restaurant.