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- Air-conditioned rooms with TVs, room service (during limited hours) and phones
- Free WiFi in some public areas
- Enjoy Peruvian cuisine while dining at Nikkei 103
- Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
- Take a swim in the outdoor pool
- Amenities include 2 meeting rooms, multilingual staff and a lift
- On-site recreation includes a health club, a steam room and a sauna
- Guests like the room service and restaurant
- Within a 10-minute walk of Casa Batllo and University of Barcelona
Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only ratings based on 105 verified reviews
Guest reviews for Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only
11 Dec 2018 by Marc - Hotel Manager
Dear guest, We really appreciate your review. We are sorry for the inconveniences experienced during your last stay, we will take some actions in regards to your comments in order to improve our service. We will be glad if you could give us a second chance to show you that we take our customers comments very seriously. All the team at the hotel and I hope to welcome you back to Axel Hotel Barcelona in the near future. Yours sincerely Marc - Hotel Manager Axel
27 Nov 2018 by Marc - Hotel Manager
Dear Mryolon We really appreciate your positive review about your stay. We hope you enjoyed your time in Barcelona and it will be a pleasure to host you again in the near future. Yours Sincerely, Marc - Hotel Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona
3 Apr 2018 by Marc - Hotel Manager
Dear Emil, We are happy to know your opinion about your stay and that your experience at Axel Barcelona was satisfactory. Our main goal is providing an excellent service and comments like yours are very appreciated. We are looking forward to welcoming you again soon. Kindest Regards Marc - Hotel Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona
Hotel for gay men only
18 Nov 2016 by Marc - General Manager
Dear Customer, Thank you for your comments. We are sorry to know that you decided to cancel your booking at the Axel Hotel because of its nature and philosophy. I can assure you that our main goal is to make feel all customers comfortable no matter their conditions and preferences. All the best. Marc - General Manager Axel hotel Barcelona
Ok good location, very gay friendy hotel
Fabulous 5 days!
About the Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults OnlyLocation Aribau 33, Barcelona, Barcelona 08011
Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only offers its guests an outdoor pool, a health club, and a sauna. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the pool bar. WiFi is free in public spaces. There are 2 meeting rooms available. A rooftop terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only. This 4-star Barcelona hotel is smoke free.
- 105 guestrooms or units
- 7 levels
- 2 buildings
- Dining venue
- Bar by the pool
- Terrace on the roof
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Staff members are multilingual
- Storage area for luggage
- Tour and ticket information
- No smoking on site
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Property
- Outdoor pool1
- Free WiFi
- Soundproofed rooms
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
- Airport: Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.) (14.6 km / 9 mi)
- Train station: Barcelona Paseo de Gracia Station (1.4 km / 0.9 mi)
- Metro station: Universitat Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only offers 105 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary slippers, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
- In-room dining (limited hours)
- Housekeeping (daily)
- Toiletries (free)
- Sound-insulated rooms
- Air conditioning
- Ensuite bathroom
Food & Drink
For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM and at the weekend from 8:00 AM to noon.
Nikkei 103 – This restaurant specialises in Peruvian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.
The Sky Bar – On-site café. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Nikkei 103 – This fine-dining restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.
Room service (during limited hours) is available.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a health club and a sauna.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
- Check-in time ends at noon
- Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
This property does not have a front desk. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.
- Check-out by noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets and service animals are not allowed at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 4 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
- No rollaway/extra beds available
- No cots (infant beds) available
- No pets or service animals allowed
- Minimum guest age is 18
Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
- A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.21 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 17.50 per person (approximately)
- Nearby parking fee: EUR 24 per day
- Facilities fee: EUR 10 per person, per day and includes use of:
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.
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You should know
- Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
- Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
Awards & Affiliations
- This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQIA) guests.