Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Reopening on 12 March 2021

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona will reopen its doors to guests on 12 March 2021, following a temporary closure due to coronavirus-related restrictions.

An array of tempting offers and personalized experiences are now available, including gifts and delights for children, complimentary transfers to and from the hotel and courtesy nights. When booking a Staycation by M.O., guests can enjoy the charm of Barcelona through this dream-like package that includes an indulgent breakfast, early check-in, late check-out, parking and EUR100 credit that can be used on hotel services or toward the accommodation rate. 

The hotel has much to celebrate, having recently received a myriad of accolades, including:

  • Travel + Leisure magazine selected the hotel as one of the 100 best hotels in the world, strengthening its position as the leading luxury hotel in Barcelona.
  • Forbes awarded its five-star rating to the property, making it the only hotel and Spa in Spain with this rating in its Forbes Travel Guide.
  • Elite Traveler selected its Penthouse Suite as one of the 100 best suites in the world.

The gastronomic proposal is exceptional, and led by Blanc, which has celebrated Chef Carme Ruscalleda at the helm. Two menus have been designed for all tastes. On weekdays, guests can sample the indulgent Menús de Carme, and at weekends, the Domingos con Carme, which celebrates traditional dishes, such as Chef Carme’s legendary cannelloni. The reopening of Moments, the hotel’s two-Michelin-starred restaurant, run by Chef Carme and her son Raül Balam, will be confirmed in due course. 

An oasis of calm in the heart of the bustling city, the hotel’s renowned Spa is ideal for guests seeking a reprieve to balance body, mind and soul with Mandarin Oriental’s expert practitioners, signature treatments and therapies.

General Manager, Jean Philippe Moser, said: "It’s an immense joy to now be able to reopen our doors. My team and I look forward to welcoming guests back to the beautiful environs of Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona and providing personalized service that comes from the heart.”

The hotel has implemented Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group’s ‘We Care’ programme of health and safety practices and precautionary measures to continue to uphold its commitment towards the comfort, safety and health of its guests and colleagues.

Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona is back to charm the days and nights of locals and tourists alike. Now there’s something to celebrate.  For further information, visit


Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world’s most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from its Asian roots into a global brand, the Group now operates 34 hotels and seven residences in 24 countries and territories, with each property reflecting the Group’s oriental heritage and unique sense of place. Mandarin Oriental has a strong pipeline of hotels and residences under development and is a member of the Jardine Matheson Group.


Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona

Mandarin Oriental Barcelona is an exclusive hotel situated right on Barcelona’s Passeig de Gràcia. The property has 120 bedrooms and suites with an exquisite and elegant interior design by Patricia Urquiola. Its carefully considered gastronomic offering currently consists of two restaurants: Blanc restaurant and the signature restaurant Moments, providing neo-traditional Catalan cuisine under the auspices of the multi-Michelin starred chef Carme Ruscalleda. Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona appeals as a meeting point for guests and local residents alike, and offers enticing spaces such as the Mimosa garden, the Terrat with exceptional panoramic views and the Banker’s Bar, with its extensive cocktail menu and a cosmopolitan atmosphere. Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona also has a 1,000 m2 over the Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona also has a 1,000 m2 Spa where guests can enjoy an innovative range of holistic treatments. Facilities include a 12 metre long, heated swimming pool, eight treatment rooms and steam baths infused with essential essences.