The Palacio de Villapanés is a gorgeous boutique hotel in an eighteenth-century palace in the heart of Seville, retaining many of its original architectural elements whilst simultaneously having a sleek, contemporary feel to it, and benefitting from a range of modern luxuries, such as free Wi-Fi, flatscreen TVs and a well-stocked mini bar in every room.
The hotel is perfect for sightseers, located just a short walk from Seville’s many tourist attractions, such as the Cathedral and Metropol Parasol. However, with the impressive range of treatments on offer in the wellness centre and a rooftop plunge pool boasting breath-taking views of the city, visitors are also given the opportunity to unwind and relax.
Presented with ‘Best Value Experience’ at the 2021 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence, and a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, The Palacio de Villapanése is a real winner.
The hotel is located close to many of Seville’s most iconic sites and attractions, offering guests the perfect chance to explore the city. Famous for its distinctive Mudéjar architecture, Flamenco dancing festival, bullfighting, and good weather, making it an ideal year-round destination.
Couples and romantic mini-breaks.
The space is a unique blend of original Baroque architecture with high ceilings and colonnaded rooms, and cool, modern furnishings. The predominately monochrome decorative scheme makes the hotel seem thoroughly stylish and up to date, however, and is accented by funky tiling and art.
Rooms and Suites
There are fifty rooms, in four categories, at the Palacio de Villapanés; Deluxe, Grand Deluxe, Palace and Suites. Each room is unique, showcasing elements of original baroque architecture. All rooms benefit from Molton Brown toiletries, air conditioning, and flat screen TVs, as well as sleek bathrooms with powerful showers. The slightly larger rooms, such as the Grand Deluxe and Palace rooms also offer large bathtubs. Each of the five luxurious suites boast iMacs, Nespresso machines, and sitting areas, and a couple have balconies, too!
Food and Drink Facilities
The hotel offers a daily breakfast or brunch for guests at an additional cost. There is also 24hr room service, as well as access to the in-house restaurant Los Rincones Del Marqués. Serving traditional Mediterranean and Andalusian cuisine, there is a big emphasis on using seasonal and good quality ingredients. With an impressive wine menu, and hotel bar, guests can enjoy drinks in the central lobby and any of the hotel’s patios.
Palacio de Villapanése boasts a rooftop plunge pool, offering exquisite views over Seville, a wellness area with an impressive array of treatments for guests, sauna, and Turkish bath, as well as a well-equipped gym. There is also a concierge service for excursions, free parking for guests, as well as babysitting and childcare services (available on request and at an additional charge).
All three of Seville’s UNESCO World Heritage sites; the Cathedral, the Reales Alcázares and the Archivo de Indias are located within walking distance of the hotel, as well as a range of museums and galleries such as the Casa de Pilatos.
Rail: Sevilla Santa Justa Station is around 2km from the hotel
Airport: Seville Airport (SVQ) is around 12km from the hotel
Address: Palacio de Villapanés Hotel, Calle Santiago, 31, 41003 Seville