The impressive neoclassical Hotel Majestic & Spa Barcelona has served as a legendary getaway spot since opening in 1918. Since its origins, the five-star Hotel Majestic has made a distinguished place for itself among the city’s most prominent hotels. Located in the very prestigious center of Barcelona, on Paseo de Gracia, The Majestic Hotel & Spa is surrounded by historic Gaudí monuments, haute couture shopping, and Spanish cultural treasures.
Numerous political, cultural, and artistic figures of the 20th century have stayed in the hotel’s 273 luxurious guestrooms and suites. Over the years, the establishment has hosted Queen María Cristina, the poets Antonio Machado and León Felipe, the painter Joan Miró, the singers Charles Trenet and Josephine Baker, the soprano Renata Tebaldi, the poet and playwright Federico García Lorca, famed writer Mario Vargas Llosa, and the Dalai Lama among others.
The Hotel Majestic has been known in artistic circles as “The Art Hotel” since the time, in 1996 and 1997, that it successfully hosted the prestigious “New Art” show. But the hotel’s interest in the art world goes back many years. The art collection exhibited throughout the hotel is the product of this interest. The collection displays works by significant artists from the historical vanguards such as Tàpies, Saura, Chillida, Guinovart, Cobo, Ráfols Casamada and Gerardo Rueda, as well as important names from the 1980s such as Llimós, Lluís Lleó, Miguel Ángel Campano, García Sevilla and Plensa.
Artistically fusing traditional elegance and neoclassic grandeur with discreet personal service and hospitality, Hotel Majestic & Spa beckons to be discovered and revered for the epitome of luxurious accommodations and unparalleled service.
Hotel Majestic, a charter member of Historic Hotels Worldwide since 2011, dates back to 1918.
World War I, 1914 ~ 1918
The impressive neoclassical Hotel Majestic & Spa Barcelona has served as a legendary getaway spot since opening in 1918. Since its origins, the five-star Hotel Majestic has made a distinguished place for itself among the city’s most prominent hotels.
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