Fusing high style with classic luxury, Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona enjoys a stunning setting in the heart of the city. Right on the celebrated Passeig de Gràcia, the Mandarin Oriental is ideally situated for keen shoppers and fans of Gaudí’s architecture. With chic contemporary interiors, a choice of enticing indoor and outdoor space, exquisite dining and one of the best spas in the Catalan capital, The Mandarin Oriental offers an extraordinary hotel experience.
With interiors by leading Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola, the 120 rooms and suites are among the most luxurious in Barcelona. With a contemporary design in a classic style interiors are fresh and stylish with plenty of natural light and delicate oriental touches. Many rooms also boast a terrace or balcony overlooking the stunning landscaped garden. Little expense is spared on the extras, too, from good quality aromatherapy toiletries to leatherbound notebooks and edible treats on arrival.
The dining highlight is two-Michelin-starred Moments restaurant with famed chef Carme Ruscalleda and son Raül Balam at the helm creating fresh and healthy cuisine inspired by traditional Catalan flavours for one of the finest gastronomic experiences in Barcelona. At the less-formal BistrEau Discover Angel Leon’s atmospheric casual seafood bistro in the heart of the hotel. In summer, snacks are served in the beautiful outdoor fragrantly scented Mimosa Garden and the rooftop Terrat with 360 degree views, where you can grab light Japanese bites as you lounge by the plunge pool. A vibrant nightspot for after dinner is the Bankers’ Bar, reminiscent of a gentlemen’s club in décor but with a thoroughly modern approach to cocktails.
The highly acclaimed spa offers a wide range of holistic treatments and therapies. There are also two pools to choose from including a 12m lap pool in the spa and a narrow plunge pool on the rooftop terrace.