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Condes de Barcelona Photo of Condes de Barcelona, Barcelona Fully restored hotel Condes de Barcelona is located in two buildings - Casa J. Daurella, which was constructed in 1872, and Casa E. Batllo, the building of which was finished in 895. The magnificent buildings feature traditional Spanish style. The appearance of the modern high class hotel with its classic architectural elements has become a worthy addition to the nearby charming Barcelona streets. At this hotel, travellers will find spacious guestrooms in classic style, mostly made in pink, green and peach shades and decorated with reproductions of paintings by famous Spanish artists on the walls. Many guestrooms come with terraces, from which guests of the hotel will be able to enjoy the masterpiece of genius Gaudi - La Pedrera. The hotel’s posh restaurant serves dishes cooked by one of the best chefs in whole Spain.
Catalonia Berna Hotel Catalonia Berna Hotel is a very beautiful historic building that was constructed by famous architect Josep Cerda. The building of the hotel is protected by the government as a historic landmark and is well-known because of spectacular frescos on the façade. Modern and elegant guestrooms of this absolutely stunning hotel are made to amaze and please their guests. Catalonia Berna will be a wonderful choice for both romantic leisure visitors and business travellers, who will never regret about choosing this hotel. Copyright
Claris Hotel The next hotel in the list is Claris Hotel , which is located in historic building Vedruna Palace that dates back to 1892. The neoclassic look of the façade makes a striking contrast with inner design of the hotel as inner premises mostly feature avant-garde trends. This is a unique place with a museum, a swimming pool and several restaurants. The private museum is a true crown jewel of the hotel. Visitors will be able to see ancient artifacts brought by Napoleon from Egypt, sculptures from Indian and Burma that belong to V-XIII centuries, Roman and Carthaginian mosaics, and much more. In total, the private collection includes more than 400 precious items. However, antiquities can be seen not only in the museum as guestrooms are also decorated with numerous valuable items – English antiquities, furniture made in XVIII and XIX centuries, Roman and Indian artworks. Amazing and beautiful, Claris easily brings together art, style and history.
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Duquesa de Cardona is located in the building of the 16th century. Back in those days the building was used as a posh estate that attracted many noble guests. The royal court stayed at the mansion while in Barcelona. Later, the elite guest house changed its owners several times, and its luxurious design was changed accordingly. In recent years, the fully restored palace was turned into one-of-a-kind boutique hotel, designers of which tried to fit all requirements of modern travellers.
Hotel Palace GL Photo of Hotel Palace GL, Barcelona If you’d like to spend several days in refined and elegant setting, pay attention to luxurious Hotel Palace GL . The opening of this hotel took place in 1919. During its long history, the hotel was restored several times, but it didn’t lose its original charm. Just like many years ago on the opening day, public zones of the hotel are decorated with rare sorts of marble, skillful artwork of the walls and fantastic antique furniture. Giant crystal chandeliers, gilding and old rare artworks can be seen throughout the hotel. Guests will be pleased to know there are several restaurants at Hotel Palace GL, including famous Caelis awarded with a Michelin star. The hotel’s spa decorated in the style of ancient Maya is one more peculiar feature of the historic hotel.
Hotel Regina Photo of Hotel Regina, Barcelona The opening of Hotel Regina took place in 1917. This hotel is located in a spectacular building in art nouveau style. Despite the fact that nowadays this luxurious hotel is designed in elegant modern style, one can still feel its inimitable charm of the past. Rich wooden decoration and antique style furniture in some public zones remind of rich historic heritage of this place.
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