Gran Melia Colon is luxurious boutique hotel located in central Seville, Spain and just a short 12 minute walk from Seville Cathedral. Located in the heart of Seville, the city hotel is in prime position for exploring historical and commercial sights that offer an outstanding combination of art, culture and style. As a result of being the hotel of choice for generations of bull fighters and significant personalities from around the world, Gran Melia is one of the city’s most famous landmarks amongst locals.
With majestic red and golden tone interiors and modern furniture pieces by designers such as Marcel Wanders and Edra, the hotel has a rich contrast of historical features and contemporary touches welcoming guests in a warming environment. The dining venues specialise in local Andalusian cuisine with an exquisite modern twist.
The property also features a wellness spa center along with an outdoor whirlpool and sun terrace where guests can enjoy panoramic city views.
Gran Melia Colon is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World
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Gran Melia Colon Information
- Location & Getting There
Gran Melia Colon is located in the heart of the capital and is just a five minute walk from the main sights and shopping areas. It is a 25 minute drive from Seville Airport.
The wide variety of guest rooms and suites ranging from Deluxe Guest Rooms (38 m2) one bedroom suite (50 m2 or over) and Presidential Penthouse Suite to the Two Bedroom Suite measuring over 75 m2. Each of the 189 rooms is different in artistic nature and all feature black marble bathrooms, luxurious headboards with touches of gold leaf and rich textiles of bed linen, creating a memorable stay at The Gran Melia.
-Business center / Meeting room / banquets (*)
-Wellness area: sauna, Turkish bath, therapeutic shower, dressing area and showers
-Solarium terrace with comfortable hammocks, Bali beds and a spectacular whirlpool tub with magnificent views of the city
-Fitness Center: 4 machines with the latest technology
-Restaurants (á la carte, tapas, buffet). Enjoy the varied restaurants: Restaurant El Burladero, El Tendido and Majestic
There is plenty to explore within easy reach of the hotel. Visit the famous Cathedral of Seville, in Gothic style, the Seville’s Nautical Club where you can practice sports such as sailing, canoeing, basketball and swimming or The Museum of Fine Arts where the most important painters in the city’s history are on display, such as Zurbarán, Murillo and Valdés Leal. This is Spain’s second art gallery. The Andalusian Center for Contemporary Art, located only 10 minutes from the hotel, offers numerous exhibitions of contemporary Andalusian creativity, from the 1950’s to the present day.
Spend an evening at The Gran Casino of Aljarafe which is 15 minutes from the city or visit the Isla Mágica theme park where you can have an unforgettable experience with a large number of attractions and shows.
There is also a fitness centre and spa at the hotel.
Children are welcome at Gran Melia Colon