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The Leading Hotels of the World's more than 400 independent hotels in more than 80 countries appeal to luxury-seekers who desire digs that reflect their surroundings. Each property must meet the brand's quality and distinctiveness standards, which are determined during inspections of the hotel's accommodations, service, cuisine, employee behavior and facilities. Plus, all hotels within the collection participate in the Leaders Club rewards program, meaning travelers who opt into the program can earn free nights and receive complimentary room upgrades. The following LHW properties appear on our Best Hotels in Europe, Best Hotels in the USA, Best Hotels in Mexico, Best Hotels in the Caribbean and Best Hotels in Canada rankings lists.

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    Majestic Hotel & Spa
    Barcelona, B
    1.5 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Guests raved about the central location of the Majestic Hotel & Spa, which is situated along the bustling shopping street of Passeig de Gracia (also home to attractions like Gaudí's Casa Mila and Casa Batlló). Though the hotel is within walking distance of many entertainment options, there's plenty to do on-site. For dining, El Restaurante Del Majestic offers food that primarily ascribes to the Mediterranean diet, while Petit Comitè serves Catalan fare. But what guests loved the most is the rooftop La Dolce Vitae bar, which features a small pool as well as sitting areas with superb views of the city below, especially at night. There's also a fitness center, a business center and a spa, which offers numerous services from standard treatments to hydrotherapy to yoga sessions. As for rooms, expect contemporary furnishings with a neutral decor and luxurious touches, including Nespresso coffee machines and marble bathrooms with rain showers. Parents traveling with children may find this hotel convenient, as it offers apartments for rent, scooters for exploring and complimentary Wi-Fi for up to five devices at once.
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    Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia
    San Bartolome de Tirajana
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Located just north of Playa de Maspalomas on the southern coast of the Canary Islands' Gran Canaria, this Leading Hotels of the World-affiliated property – which participates in the brand's Leaders Club loyalty program – embodies Spanish charm. Guest rooms and suites feature colonial-inspired furnishings and fabrics, plus modern amenities like minibars, LCD televisions, heated bathroom floors and balconies or terraces. At the on-site restaurant, local seafood dishes with international flavors are on the menu, along with regional wines. And by the main pool, visitors can savor seasonal tapas and drinks. Health-focused amenities are also available here. Guests have access to a fitness terrace and a mineral-enriched saltwater pool, as well as a spa that provides a variety of treatments and houses a salt cave, an ice fountain, a multisensory shower, a steam room and a Finnish sauna. Additional facilities, such as a tennis court and an aromatherapy sauna, are available at the hotel's adjacent sister property, Seaside Palm Beach Hotel. Plus, discounted green fees are offered for several nearby golf courses. Previous lodgers praised Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia's delectable food, attentive staff and clean accommodations, though some cautioned that the property is best suited for older travelers.
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    Gran Melia Palacio de Los Duques
    Madrid, M
    2.6 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Madrid is a very walkable city, and Gran Melia Palacio de los Duques, a 19th-century palace-turned-hotel, provides the perfect basecamp for tourists who are ready to get out and explore on foot. The hotel is steps from the Royal Palace of Madrid (the largest royal palace in Western Europe), and it's less than a 10-minute walk from the bustling areas of Plaza Mayor and Puerta del Sol. The guest rooms feature family-friendly options, including Family Supreme rooms or suites with multiple bedrooms, in addition to standard accommodations. Each guest room comes equipped with a flat-screen TV, a minibar, an electronic safe, adjustable lights, night lights and more. While there are many lodging options at the hotel, some guests who chose standard rooms felt the living space and bathrooms were cramped. The hotel offers RedLevel guest rooms for travelers looking for a VIP experience. RedLevel guests have access to a private lounge with tapas and an open bar, private reception, babysitting services and flexible checkout times. All hotel guests can enjoy three in-house restaurants, including crowd-favorite Dos Cielos Madrid by Hermanos Torres. Gran Melia Palacio de los Duques is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World, which means that Leaders Club members can earn and redeem points at this location.
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    Casa Fuster Hotel Barcelona
    Barcelona, B
    1.9 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Hotel Casa Fuster stands out among its peers thanks to unique offerings like weekly jazz concerts and a rooftop pool. Recent travelers cited these amenities, as well as the hotel's breakfast options and friendly staff, as reasons to return in the future. This property is set on the northern tip of Passeig de Gràcia, a popular street for shopping, and it's just a short walk from top attractions like La Pedrera and Casa Batlló. The location also puts guests near various eateries, in addition to the Diagonal metro stop for easy access to the rest of the city. All 105 accommodations at this Barcelona hotel include minibars, free internet access, plush bathrobes and coffee makers, while the design combines traditional materials like cherry wood with contemporary styles. However, some guests felt the rooms were small and outdated. Outside the rooms, guests can sit down to a Mediterranean meal at Restaurant Galaxó, or relax with a cocktail or cup of tea at Café Vienés.
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    Hotel Villa Magna
    Madrid, M
    1.6 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The spacious rooms, luxury spa and nearby designer stores are just some of the reasons why Villa Magna draws visitors from around the world. The hotel sits near Madrid's most famous shopping street, Calle Serrano, and it is surrounded by upscale restaurants as well as a plethora of stores from Gucci to Chanel to Prada. The interior of the hotel, including a vast marble lobby and stained glass windows, reflects the property's chic surroundings. In the rooms and suites, guests can enjoy Egyptian cotton sheets, coffee machines, pillow menus, complimentary shoeshine services and a variety of limousine services upon request. There are 150 rooms and suites to choose from, and the hotel says its Real Suite holds the title of the most spacious accommodation in Madrid. Past guests rave about the cleanliness of the rooms and say the staff treats visitors like royalty. However, some visitors were unimpressed with the view from their rooms. When it's time for a meal, the hotel provides diverse dining options: Guests can enjoy a la carte breakfast at the Restaurante Villa Magna, sip cocktails at the Patio Magnum, share tapas at The Lounge and even get a taste of Hong Kong at Tse Yang Restaurant. A member of The Leading Hotels of the World portfolio, the property grants Leaders Club members additional perks like free breakfast and room upgrades.
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    El Palace
    Barcelona
    1.3 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Travelers say El Palace hotel in Barcelona lives up to its name in more ways than one. For starters, the hotel definitely looks the palace part. Recent guests loved the Old World interiors, including the dramatic stone columns, tufted velvet seating and gold light fixtures in the grand lobby. The royal theme carries over to El Palace's guest rooms, which boast elegant touches such as stone fireplaces and crystal chandeliers on top of modern amenities such as minibars, L'Occitane bath products, flat-screen TVs and bathrooms with separate tubs and rainfall showers. While travelers were complimentary of the accommodations, they were most impressed by the five-star service: many guests felt like they were treated like royalty throughout the duration of their stay. What's more, the hotel is centrally located near endless shopping and dining options as well as attractions like La Sagrada Familia, the Picasso Museum and Las Ramblas, all of which are less than 2 miles from the property. And should you be tired from a long day of sightseeing, the hotel also offers two restaurants, a cocktail bar, rooftop pool and a spa, plus El Palace is home to one of the largest rooftop gardens in Barcelona. What's more, this hotel is part of the Leading Hotels of the World, meaning Leaders Club members get extra perks like free breakfast when staying here. Travelers warn, though, that a stay here doesn't come cheap.
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    Marbella Club Hotel Golf Resort & Spa
    Marbella
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Despite its remote location in the hills of Málaga, Spain, the Marbella Club Hotel is equipped with endless activities and amenities to keep you entertained throughout the entirety of your holiday. The hotel offers a spa, a kids club, an 18-hole golf course, an equestrian club, a pro tennis facility and a beach club outfitted with a pool and restaurant, in addition to beach access. There's also a 24-hour fitness center that hosts numerous cardio and holistic activities. Much like its amenities, dining options are diverse at the Marbella. The hotel features a mix of fine and casual dining establishments, as well as an art deco-style Champagne room (a guest favorite), which hosts live jazz performances on select days of the week. Accommodations are spacious and feature country-style decor, offering a separate living space, a private terrace and a two-person bathroom with a rain shower and separate bath. Guests loved just about every aspect of this hotel – especially the superb service – however, some were taken aback by the high price they had to pay to stay here. Part of The Leading Hotels of the World, the property participates in the Leaders Club loyalty program.
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    Hostal de La Gavina
    S'Agaro, GI
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Hostal de La Gavina is a 5 star hotel. It has a 4.5 overall guest rating based on 401 reviews.
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    La Bobadilla, a Royal Hideaway Hotel
    Loja, GR
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    La Bobadilla, a Royal Hideaway Hotel is a 5 star hotel. It has a 4.5 overall guest rating based on 1142 reviews.
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    Hotel Botanico
    Puerto de la Cruz
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Perhaps the highlight of this Tenerife hotel is The Oriental Spa Garden. This expansive spa houses 20 treatment rooms, a relaxation area with waterbeds, an indoor pool and hot tub, a fitness center, an activity room for yoga and a Turkish hammam. Hotel Botánico also features an outdoor pool and acres of lush botanical gardens, which are home to more than 200 plant and tree species and two black swans. Previous visitors heaped praise on the gorgeous gardens and the impressive spa. When it comes to accommodations, the hotel's 252 rooms and suites feature hues of scarlet, gold and beige, and are equipped with minibars, free Wi-Fi access, LCD televisions and balconies. If you want to splurge, book a suite (one of which is even named for former President Bill Clinton), which may include added features like an indoor Jacuzzi and a separate living room. Hotel Botánico houses five eateries, dishing out everything from casual fare to Italian and Asian meals. Though, some recent guests thought the food quality wasn't quite up to snuff for a resort of this caliber. As part of The Leading Hotels of the World, Leaders Club members receive extra perks at this Canary Islands property.
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    Puente Romano Beach Resort & Spa Marbella
    Marbella
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Puente Romano Beach Resort & Spa Marbella is a 5 star hotel. It has a 4.5 overall guest rating based on 1692 reviews.
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    Gran Melia Fenix
    Madrid, M
    1.9 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Located about a half-mile north of the Plaza de Cibeles, the Gran Melia Fenix wows travelers with its luxurious accommodations and historical details. Guest rooms are decorated in a neoclassical style and offer amenities, such as butler service, flat-screen TVs, minibars and complimentary Wi-Fi access. Bathrooms include Clarins toiletries, bathrobes and thermal towel dryers. Those who opt for a RedLevel room receive extra perks like free breakfast and access to a lounge and terrace. Aside from their digs, recent travelers also raved about the quality of the breakfast buffet and other meals at the on-site eatery, CARAY Restaurant. Lodgers also recommend grabbing a nightcap at the on-site DRY Martini Bar. Other facilities include the newly added Thai Room Wellness and a fitness center with cardio and weight machines, as well as a stretching area and locker rooms. However, travelers say the best part of their stay at this Madrid hotel was the stellar customer service they received from the staff.
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    Gran Melia Colon
    Seville
    0.8 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Gran Meliá Colón's address in the popular historical area of Seville makes it easy to explore all that the city has to offer. From the hotel, guests are less than a mile from top attractions like the Real Alcázar, the Catedral de Sevilla, the Museo de Bellas Artes and the Barrio Santa Cruz. Guests also appreciated the amount of dining, shopping and nightlife options nearby. Inside the hotel, travelers will find a number of things to take advantage of as well. Gran Meliá Colón offers a business center, babysitting services, spa services and a separate wellness area equipped with a gym, a Turkish bath and a rooftop outdoor lounge area with a whirlpool. The hotel also boasts an Andalusian-style tapas restaurant, El Burladero; the a la carte El Tendido; and Majestic international buffet, which serves breakfast (a guest favorite). As for the accommodations, rooms here are contemporary in style and feature creature comforts such as flat-screen TVs, minibars, Wi-Fi access and bathrooms with Clarins bath products and rain showers. Of all the perks the Gran Meliá Colón provides, guests gushed about the customer service the most. Many travelers said everyone they interacted with, from the housekeeping staff to the concierge, was very friendly and incredibly helpful. One downside to Gran Meliá Colón is the small standard guest rooms, which are nearly 280 square feet.
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    Gran Hotel La Florida
    Barcelona, B
    4.6 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Gran Hotel La Florida is a 5 star hotel located at Ctra. Vallvidrera al Tibidabo, 83-93 in Barcelona. It has a 4.0 overall guest rating based on 1479 reviews.
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    Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque Resort
    Adeje
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque Resort is a 5 star hotel located at Avenida Bruselas s/n in Canary Islands. It has a 4.5 overall guest rating based on 2715 reviews.

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