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Axel Hotel Barcelona

3.0 of 5 Aribau 33, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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65 reviews 65 reviews
64 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A shame, because this hotel used to be good. In summary: On arrival the first room allocated (316) had a broken toilet and a broken window that was not shutting properly. I had been told there were no other rooms available on a higher floor. I was then given room 617. Toilet was working but again the broken window that... More

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Orlando, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Axel Hotel is Very central to everything you want to do in Barcelona. During our 8 days off season we experience friendly, professional staff. Close to the metro, 15 minute walk to La Rambla sopping district.

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Prezado cliente, Primeiro de tudo eu gostaria de agradecer a você para ficar com a gente durante a sua última... More

Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 10 nights and really enjoyed my time. The best thing for me was the location. You could go out to all the nearby gay bars/clubs and know you've not got far to walk (stumble...) back! When I got there I did ask for some more clothes hangers (my double room had 6) which I got the... More

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all I would like to thank you for staying with us during your last visit in Barcelona. Also thank you for your opinion and for sharing it with all travelers on Trip Advisor. Your opinion it´s very helpful for us and we really appreciate you take your time and give us your point of view about... More

Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the Axel Barcelona in late October of this year. I very much enjoyed the stay there. On arrival, we were welcomed with open arms by the receptionist. It was evident from the first step in the door, that the hotel was more targeted at gay boys than gay girls, which might be worth noting to any potential... More

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for staying with us and for your opinion, it´s very helpful for us. We strive to make your stay as pleasant as possible. We provide maximum efficiency in your individual care regarding both quality of our services and accommodation aspects. Hope to see you back here in any of our Axel Hotels. Kind Regards,... More

Laarne, Belgium
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel as gay couple. Hotel is situated in a good neighborhood not far of the center of Barcelona.Nice restaurants, bars in the neighborhood. The hotel rooms are clean. The entrance of the hotel looked not so nice.The breakfast has everything but for a 4 star hotel the bread is not fresh. Bread is toast bread, the croissants... More

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We have taken note of your comments and hope to remedy soon, in order to improve our quality and service. We really appreciate your time and your opinion. I hope to see you soon in Axel Hotel Barcelona or at one of our Axel Hotels around the world. Yours Sincerely, Jorge Perez General Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona More

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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here mid October,. We had great weather for the two days we there there. Staff were very helpful. The bar on the rooftop got very busy at around 11pm on a Friday and Saturday. Met some other nice guys here too. the hotel is right beside many other gay bars, and also five minutes walk from Las Ramblas.

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for staying with us and for your opinion, it´s very helpful for us. We strive to make your stay as pleasant as possible. We provide maximum efficiency in your individual care regarding both quality of our services and accommodation aspects. Hope to see you back here in any of our Axel Hotels. Kind Regards,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all very friendly staff, location is extremely convenient, rooms spacious, I had a balcony in my room, extremely cute, city taxes are lower in this hotel, it is a gay hotel, but one of the best in its category, I will stay again in this hotel for sure when I come back, wanted to thank the guys at... More

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all I would like to thank you for staying with us during your last visit in Barcelona. Also thank you for your opinion and for sharing it with all travelers on Trip Advisor. Your opinion it´s very helpful for us and we really appreciate you take your time and give us your point of view about... More

Dublin, Ireland
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103 hotel reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've written a few reviews of this hotel from my various visits. It's my favourite hotel as a gay man in one of my favourite cities in the world and that's why I keep going back as I feel very comfortable there. Also, as a regular visitor, I have benefitted from a nice free upgrade on my last two visits... More

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all I would like to thank you for staying with us during your last visit in Barcelona. Also thank you for your opinion and for sharing it with all travelers on Trip Advisor. Your opinion it is very helpful for us and we really appreciate you take your time and give us your point of view... More

Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Axel hotel it is ben always a great option for me and my boyfriend. We love Barcelona, and this hotel is close to everything, you can walk everywhere! The rooms are clean and the staff is super friendly! See u next month guys!

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate the magnificent views and the confidence you have placed in us as Axel hotel. We always try to offer the best service and quality to our guests and we are delighted that you value our efforts; please we invite you to repeat with us and be part of Axel hotels. Kind Regards, Jorge Perez General... More

Norton Shores, Michigan, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not what we expected. Overpriced, rooms weren't clean, worn furniture. Not at all what the pictures show in the advertisements. No Happy Hour as promoted. Had an additional charge for the Spa Pools. The Sky Bar was fun, breakfast was good (could be cheaper), and location was nice. It appears that it was the premier hotel in its day, but... More

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JORGEPEREZ, Director General at Axel Hotel Barcelona, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry that your experience was not satisfactory. We always try to improve our services so that our customers can enjoy the hotel and its facilities. I would also like to apologize if our decor was not to his liking. On behalf of the entire team, I apologize if the cleaning was... More

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Address: Aribau 33, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Axel Hotel Barcelona 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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