In the world of great luxury hotels, the old is now the new" — that’s what the experts
have to say when speaking about hotels with tradition and history such as Majestic Hotel & Spa
The Majestic Barcelona is a truly historic hotel, located at the heart of the stylish Passeig
de Gràcia, which in its heyday played host to Ernest Hemingway and Antonio Machado.
Following a five-year renovation carried out by the interior designer Antonio Obrador, the hotel
has once again taken its place among the iconic landmarks of this great little city. Since opening
in 1918, this hotel has been owned by the Soldevila-Casals family, and has played an active role
in Barcelona’s architecture, society and lifestyle for nearly the last 100 years. Located in a neo-
classical French building on the Passeig de Gràcia, its spectacular views of city landmarks, such
as the Sagrada Familia and La Casa Batlló, are famous.
Its broad-ranging cuisine, presided over by Catalan chef Nandu Jubany, winner of one
Michelin star, is a perfect mix of local and market cuisine, traditional Catalan cooking and
international twists, with classic and contemporary options; the emphasis, above all, is on class
Every Friday at La Dolce Vitae from June 2 to September 29, Majestic Hotel & Spa
Barcelona will present the Majestic Sunset Sessions: house and techno music sessions, which
will bring together internationally-renowned DJs in the heart of the city.