Architect: Patricia Urquiola
An elegant building located on Barcelona’s central Passeig de Gracia avenue. Originally dating from the 1950s, the interior of the Banco Hispano Americano building has been magnificently renovated by Patricia Urquiola. Avant-garde design, elegance and the excellence of a luxury hotel are drawn together in perfect unison. The setting is ideal for the Agape products chosen for the 98 rooms, restaurant bathrooms and spa.
awards: European Hotel Design of the Year – Sleepevent London
Wallpaper Best New Hotel
Best Business Hotel
Hot list 2010 – Traveller UK
Best of the Year Hotel – Interior Design Magazine USA
photography: George Apostolidis, Giorgio Possenti