Spain

Palacio Solecio, Málaga, Spain

Palacio Solecio
Málaga, Spain

A thoughtfully restored 18th-century Andalusian palace with an impressive history and a dining menu created by Michelin-starred chef José Carlos Garcia, the Pa...
Finca Serena, Montuiri, Mallorca, Spain

Finca Serena
Montuïri, Mallorca, Spain

Located in the heart of the island, moments from some of the best beaches, this beautiful farmstead is a gorgeous escape, like something you’d expect from an A...
Kempinski Hotel Bahía, Estepona, Spain

Kempinski Hotel Bahía,
Estepona, Spain

Three miles from the sleepy seaside town of Estepona, this terracotta resort is a great spot for travellers seeking a true getaway on the Costa del Sol. Just a...

Puro Hotel Palma
Mallorca, Spain

This elegant 18th-century townhouse positions itself as a ‘well-being oasis’ and the narrow, pedestrianised street it sits on certainly offered us some wel...
Cap Rocat, Cala Blava, Mallorca, Spain

Cap Rocat
Cala Blava, Mallorca, Spain

Perched enviably on the Bay of Palma, (‘away from the riff-raff’, they say), the property integrates an old military aesthetic with contemporary design. We fou...
Villa Magna

Villa Magna, Madrid, Spain

From outside, the building is nothing to look at, but inside, an eclectic hotel awaits. We love the contrasts of design styles, although agree that it may not b...
Unico Madrid

Unico, Madrid, Spain

To say this place is palatial would be both right and wrong. The Único only has 44 rooms and suites, but is set in a 19th-century palace. the restoration of the...
Totem Salamanca

Totem, Madrid, Spain

Part of a new breed of small, luxurious properties in Madrid, totem settles into a grand, 1920s building on the confluence of Salamanca’s most desirable streets...
H10 Puerta Alcala

H10 Puerta de Alcala, Madrid, Spain

On the edge of chic Salamanca, the H10 is a modern hotel that is all about its location. Art plays an important role here, with curated pieces featuring through...
Principal Madrid

Principal, Madrid, Spain

This lovely hotel is tucked away just off the sleepless avenue of Gran Vía, in a stunning Spanish Renaissance-style building. the interiors take a cue from a pr...
Only Your Atocha

Only You Atocha, Madrid, Spain

A little piece of Brooklyn in Madrid, the only You Atocha fuses both cities’ hipster vibes, creating a unique property. the building itself sets the scene perfe...
Roommate Oscar

Roommate Oscar, Madrid, Spain

Set right in the heart of the action in Chueca, this hotel is a long-time outthere favourite. its founders are deeply involved in all that is cool about Madrid,...
Ritz Madrid

Ritz Madrid
Madrid, Spain

In 1910, the chandeliers at the Ritz Madrid went on and have not been switched off since, even throughout the Spanish Civil War. opening back then as Madrid’s a...
H10 villa de la reina

H10 Villa de la Reina, Madrid, Spain

As its name suggests, this property is fit for a queen. Set in a restored 20th century architectural gem, we couldn’t ask for a better location – on Gran Via, w...
axel beach maspalomas gran canaria

Axel Beach Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain

Gran Canaria is on the up once more and a relatively new addition to Maspalomas luxury is the AxelBeach. Situated in Playa de Ingles you’re never far from the a...
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Axel Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Axel Barcelona proves that 10 years after you open, you can still be in vogue. The heaving rooftop bar is the perfect Barcelona night out and its location is un...
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TWO Barcelona, Spain

Many of us seasoned travellers know Axel’s brand of hetero-friendly hotels, and the flagship Axel Hotel in Barcelona has, for over a decade, been at the centre ...
Hotel Omm, Barcelona, Spain

Hotel Omm, Barcelona, Spain

You’ll find Barcelona’s glitterati and international celebrities alike at this stylish hotel, part of the Design Hotels collection. Apart from its fabulous room...
ME Madrid, Spain

ME Madrid, Spain

At an enviable location at the heart of the city, the Plaza Santa Ana – you can't get more "Madrid" than this. Directly facing the hotel is this busy square wit...

Gran Melia Don Pepe, Marbella, Spain

Those of you who know me that I am partial to life's little luxuries. I'm also usually a hard-nosed traveller and hotel reviewer, but the Gran Meliá Don Pepe, M...
Palm Beach, Gran Canaria

Seaside Palm Beach, Gran Canaria, Spain

You’ll find this retro-chic Design Hotels member property in the infamous Maspalomas area of Gran Canaria, the haven and seaside destination of choice for Europ...