Joséphine Baker’s connections with El Palace Barcelona run deep. She stayed in the hotel when visiting Barcelona in the 1950s. On various occasions, even graced the stage of the Ritz’s famous Parilla with her unforgettable beauty and talent. Would you like to stay Joséphine Baker’s French château? The decorations for this suite were inspired by none other than the Château des Milandes, the renaissance palace she called home.
Enjoy a luxurious experience with the following services during your stay when booking an Art Suite directly through the hotel website or contacting the hotel:
Luxury car and driver on call during 4 consecutive hours per day for services within Barcelona City, exclusively when reserving The Joséphine Baker Art Suite
One round-trip airport transfer in Mayback luxury car or minivan
Private, in-room check-in
Bottle of Champagne and fresh flowers on arrival
Priority hotel restaurant reservations
El Palace Barcelona city guide
Daily pressing service (one item per person)
Daily “Bubbles O’clock” In-suite afternoon bubbles tasting - selection of cava or champagne from our bar-cart and daily afternoon canapés served in your suite
Daily “Rise and Shine” morning coffee or tea delivered to your suite at requested times
Private Shopper at Santa Eulàlia
Access to the MOCO museum of contemporary art
Exclusive olfactory workshop at Carner Barcelona
Our suites have been stocked with all of the amenities that you might need to ensure that your stay is as stress free as you deserve.
Joséphine Baker’s taste marks this suite. The decorations and furniture are inspired by the artist’s home in southwestern France.
With a colour palette full of pastel tones and soft reds, the embroidered fabrics and silks bring both femininity and luxury to the suite.
Photographs, portraits, and paintings from her golden age and her visits to El Palace Barcelona can be found throughout the suite.
2 BEDROOM SUITE
This suite has two separate bedrooms that are joined by a large living-dining room. Enjoy a full experience to rest like an Artist.
This suite has one of the few Roman baths still operating in the hotel. The roman bath was part of Cesar Ritz initial design.
We are proud to offer the following services and amenities to guests who book this suite. If you have any special requests or needs, please contact us.
Louis XVI style furniture
Excellent quality embroidered floral fabric combined with excellent silk
Apple TV (on request)
Chopard toiletries and VIP service
Complimentary Nespresso coffee maker
Roman bath, made out of Italian marble with mosaics as designed by César Ritz
CD & DVD player (on request)
42” TV, integrated into the decorative mirror in the bedroom, and another 55” TV, integrated into the decorative mirror of the living-dining room
"The things we truly love stay with us always, locked in our hearts as long as life remains."
The star of the Folies Bergère
All of the portraits of this icon of beauty are realistic. There is also a painting of the Parisian cabaret where Joséphine Baker was a star: the Folies Bergère.
Singer, dancer, actress, legend
The spirit of this beloved artist lives on in this suite that transmits her essence in every detail. Feminine, luxurious, and full of vitality, like the soul that inspired it.