We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 519 Barcelona hotels

El Palace Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 668, 08010 Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Offers & Announcements
Package Deal
Save Saved
You added El Palace Hotel to your Saves list
El Palace Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 14 more sites!
91%
Ranked #9 of 519 hotels in Barcelona
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Lpsc
  • Overview
  • Reviews (874)
  • Photos (1,265)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (2)
  • Room tips (127)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

874 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    644
    154
    43
    21
    12
See reviews for
166
467
27
59
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (127)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our first trip to Barcelona. Our agent at worldview travel recommended El Palace hotel to us. We stayed in the hotel for a week in July. The hotel is near the shopping district. We arrived at the hotel around noon and had to wait for our room. As we waited in the hotel lounge, we were greeted by... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Agon-Coutainville, France
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What an impressive experience we had for the second time in this magnificent property. The service and the place show to every guest an incredible atmosphere that will make you feel a truly experience in Barcelona. Let you guided by the guest relation, the concierge and especially Katharina who will prepare all you need during your stay, they know perfectly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
25 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here with our family of four for one night before departing on a cruise ship. Old school hotel without the stuffy atmosphere. From the moment we arrived my family was treated like a royal family. Although the room was not yet ready (we arrived around 1:00 p.m.) we were taken to the bar area and given free drinks. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I like this hotel, spacious rooms, large bathroom, great location, few steps to shopping area&ramblas, the staff are nice. Classic hotel, its nice for singles & couples, its one of the best hotels in barcelona.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a few nights while exploring Barcelona. The location is supurb and the room was clean. Restaurants were excellent. Nearly everything in the historic quarter of Barcelona is within walking distance.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Mumbai
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
42 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The palatial El Palace is gorgeous with the most well done lobby ever! The location is just a 8 minute walk from the busy Plaza Catalunaya, where all the action is. The hotel comes to life with the excellent staff which was very warm and helpful each time we asked for assistance… Special mention to the ever smiling door man... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Old world opulence with all the trimmings of today's modern world. Impeccable service from top management to porter, large rooms with decor fit for a palace. Location was perfectly placed, and very convenient for shopping or exploring. I'm thrilled we chose to end our 2 week Spain adventure here for 3 nights.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Newcastle
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
28 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel very central to the shops and centre of Barcelona Rooms are nice not large but big enough Bathrooms v nice Service is excellent Spa is amazing We ate out as it was nice to go out in the sun and have yr meals

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Francisco
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at the El Palace was delightful from start to finish. The staff could not be more helpful and pleasant. The lobby is beautiful and our room, facing the Gran Via, was lovely in every way. The location was convenient to everywhere we wanted to go for exploring and eating. I would recommend this hotel to the most discerning... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this hotel is truly exceptional. It is located conveniently close to Placa Catalunya, shopping, the Gothic section and wonderful dining. From the moment we arrived, no matter who we encountered, the staff could not have been more helpful, pleasant and engaging. The hotel itself is wonderfully appointed. The first floor lounge is beautiful and we always looked forward... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage El Palace Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to El Palace Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about El Palace Hotel

Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 668, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number:
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — El Palace Hotel 5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Orbitz, Booking.com, Expedia, LHW, Hotels.com, Splendia, Cheap Tickets, Travelocity, Tingo, Amex, BookingOdigeoWL, Priceline, getaroom.com, TripOnline SA, Otel and Jetsetter so you can book your El Palace Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
El Palace Hotel Barcelona, Catalonia

1,265 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (294)
Viewed
1:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Dining (25)
Viewed
Room/suite (51)
Viewed
Bathroom (22)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (47)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (146)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (796)
Viewed
Amenities (28)
Viewed
Classic Deluxe (78)
Viewed
Deluxe Classic Roman Bath #107 (87)
Viewed
Deluxe Classic Roman Bath #207 (86)
Viewed
Junior Suite (85)
Viewed
Privilege Junior Suite (93)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (94)
Viewed
Suite (41)
Viewed
Suite Salvador Dalí (138)
Viewed
The Hotel (66)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (176)
Viewed
Room/suite (56)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (46)
Viewed
Bathroom (10)
Viewed
Family/play areas (8)
Viewed
Dining (23)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (30)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Barcelona with
any amenities

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Barcelona #6 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona #9 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona #13 Family Hotel in Barcelona #14 Business Hotel in Barcelona
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Palace Hotel has been totally refurbished and reopened late 2009. The works have preserved the classic spirit that has always characterised this property, distinguished as a symbol of Barcelona’s hotel tradition. Set in the heart of the city centre, close to Las Ramblas and in the most prestigious shopping area, it is surrounded by boulevards, theatres and main banks. It has an excellent transport connections and it is just 20 min from el Prat Airport.After the restoration, the Hotel will have 125 rooms, 42 of which will be suites and junior suites, all equipped with last-generation technology. A new room design, a soft interior re-decoration of public areas and lounges and the realignment and optimisation of the architectural infrastructure will enhance the beauty and majesty of our Hotel like in the 20’s. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
125

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of El Palace Hotel and other travelers.
2 questions
Questions? Get answers from El Palace Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer