From London to Dubai, the Mandarin Oriental brand defines the epitome of luxury around the globe. Since 1963, the Mandarin Oriental Group has exceeded the unimaginable with glamorous stays and high living. In 2019, the group welcomed their first standalone branded residence in the city of art and architecture, Barcelona.
With a total of 27 Michelin stars and more Forbes ‘Five Star Spa’ awards than any other hotel group in the world, the hotel-branded residences offer the best of both worlds combining the comforts of home along with the unsurpassed amenities and legendary service of Mandarin Oriental Hotels. The group’s prime superiority isn’t the only accolade catching our eye. A new listing recently made the Barcelona property home to a record-breaking penthouse. With a price tag of $40 Million Euros, the Mandarin Oriental Residences now houses the most expensive apartment in all of Barcelona and is considered the most expensive apartment in the history of the city.
Spanning a total of 6,851 square feet the luxury Barcelona Grand Penthouse the open floor plan with a versatile mezzanine floor allows the lucky buyer’s creativity to flourish as they are given the flexibility to define their own space. The location on the 20th floor makes the Penthouse the highest one in the city. Soaring to new heights, the Mandarin Oriental Residence comes properly equipped with breathtaking views from every angle. Views of Barcelona’s architectural landmarks including Gaudi’s famous Casa Batlló and the Sagrada Família are enhanced by floor-to-ceiling windows offering uninterrupted city views and a wrap-around terrace facing the ocean. Other amenities include a rooftop pool, wellness and business areas, 24-hour service, and the facilities of the award-winning Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona hotel at the residents’ disposal.
Located in the heart of Barcelona on the prestigious Passeig de Gràcia, the development allows easy access to shopping, gastronomy, history, and design. When it comes to design, there is no lack of luxury at the Mandarin Oriental Residences. The exterior of the complex flaunts the creative works of award-winning Spanish architect Carlos Ferrater, with refined interiors designed by MUZA Lab. The Grand Penthouse itself was designed by a renowned architectural designer, John Pawson. In total, the development hosts 30 spacious apartments along with 4 exquisite, truly unique penthouses.