Mandarin Oriental has signed an agreement to
brand and manage 34 luxurious residences in Barcelona, Spain.
Housed in a 20-storey tower with a prime
location at the intersection of Passeig de Grącia and Avinguda
Diagonal, the Residences by Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona are
scheduled for completion in 2020.
Owners will have access to a private, serviced lobby, a
club lounge, a variety of meeting and entertaining spaces, fitness
facilities and a luxury spa suite. A connecting footbridge will
lead to an outdoor recreation deck and swimming pool. The building
will also provide high-end dining options and private parking.
The central location of The Residences will
provide owners with easy access to the citys leisure, business
and cultural attractions and is a short walk to Mandarin Oriental,
Passeig de Grącia is considered the citys most
exclusive retail street and is also home to some of Barcelonas
celebrated architecture, including two of Gaudis works: Casa Milą
and Casa Batlló. The street leads directly to the citys famous
Old Town and Gothic Quarter, while Avinguda Diagonal is one of the
most prestigious avenues in the heart of the citys central
The project is a redevelopment of an existing
office building, which is owned by KKH Property Investors: a joint
venture partnership between KKH Capital Group and Perella Weinberg
Real Estate Fund II LP, advised by Aermont Capital LLP.
Barcelona-based architect OAB, which is the studio of eminent
Catalan architect, Carlos Ferrater, has been appointed as lead
architect and the interior design is being created by London based