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Axel Hotel Barcelona

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Aribau 33, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oslo, Norway
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140 reviews 140 reviews
32 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my Third stay in 12 months at this hotel . Why I keep coming back - location and rooftop and gym. Taking it all into consideration I feel I got a lot for my Money staying here. You are in the heart of the gay area and really within walkingdistance to all what Barcelona has to offer. Walking... More 

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

Dear Simen, We appreciate your feedback and your time in giving us the opportunity to improve our services. We greatly appreciate the confidence you have placed in us as your landmark hotel in Barcelona and we really like the objective critics than help us to offer the best experience possible. We hope you visit us again soon, and make this... More 

Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Centric place, walking distance of a lot of turistic places. Warm and good designed rooms, excellent restaurant downstairs (BENCH),... you must go to the roof bar (SKY BAR).... If you look for quiet place it's a good choice... but if you're looking for some "fun" it's the BEST place

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

Dear Ramon We greatly appreciate the magnificent views and the confidence you have placed in us as Axel hotel, and thank you for remarking our Bench restaurant and our amazing SkyBar. 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... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel not knowing that it is a heterofriendly hotel .lol. Good experience overall. Very clean and friendly staff. A little bit noisy the weekend because of the club on the ground floor. We would consider coming back on our next trip to Barcelona.

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

Dear Herr, We are really pleased that you stayed with us during your last visit in Barcelona. We really are in the center of Barcelona and your opinion about our location it´s very helpful for us, but specially for other Trip Advisor visitors. Our staff is 24h at your disposal to help you enjoy each option that the city can... More 

Oslo
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best about this hotel is the location. But it stops there. The interior in this hotel is poor and really disappointing considering this to be a gay hotel. The breakfast was ok The gym and spa was dull. Rooftop terrasse was nice but why wasnt there any service? the bar was closed even on a sunny day with lots... More 

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

Dear Guest, We really appreciate your time and your opinion. All the team and me, have taken note of your comments and hope to remedy soon, in order to improve our quality and service; at the same time, I'd like to inform you that our SkyBar always opens after the 15th of April. I invite you to come back in... More 

Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We(hetero pair) went to celebrate our 30 years and didn`t know that it was a gay hotel.Information about that got we 3 days before leaving Gothenburg.We both are working in a hotel för many years so that was not a problem för us. Hotel is classified like a 4 star hotel but för me is more like a 3 star.... More 

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

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your review and thank you for trusting us to celebrate your 30th aniversary. We are delighted for your comments about our Hotel. Axel Hotel Barcelona is synonymous of quality and this is what we want to offer to all our guests. What really matters to us is that our customers have a pleasant... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the hotel is comfortable and in a good location. Reception staff very impertinent and arrogant. breakfast is a disaster, the food is old and most corrupt, everything is paid (breakfast, spa, fitness) is very expensive I paid 300 € 2 night standard :/

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

Dear Guest, First of all thank I want to apologize for an atypical situation that has lived in our hotel, I must say that we have already taken action in this regard on its non-satisfaction with staff. We want to inform you that our fitness center is free for all our guests at any time. At the same time, we... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from a one week stay in Axel Hotel. The service, particularly the welcome from Daniel at reception, and his unfailingly polite and helpful manner throughout the week to all the guests, was excellent. How Daniel mainains such a positive helpful approach in a front of house role, I don't know, but he's certainly impressive and has given me... More 

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

Dear Searbhratha, Thank you very much for your review and for sharing it on Trip Advisor. We note those discussed aspects of the Spa, since for Nostros is very nice to know that our customers are satisfied with our quality and service. Axel Hotel Barcelona is synonymous with quality and this is what you want to convey to all our... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel. At checkin I was upgraded. Room was large, nicely appointed, clean. Wi-Fi was quick. The gym was well appointed, a little warm. The front desk staff was very friendly. Great location, plenty of very good restaurants nearby and many things were walkable and the Metro was only a couple blocks away.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've decided to write in english, because I'm so dissapointed about this hotel and I hope mabye the stuff will read it. We've decided to spend Easter this year in Barcelona's Axel Hotel. I know the hotel very well from Berlin and expected the same in Barcelona. The first view was really great - magnificent old building in one of... More 

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

Dear customer, We have noted your comments and hope to remedy soon in order to improve our quality and service. We note your comments regarding the breakfast, spa and hotel insfrastructuras. We really appreciate your time to give your opinion. We look forward to Axel Hotel Barcelona or another of our Axel Hotels. Yours Sincerely, Jorge Perez Director General Axel... More 

Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always like staying in this hotel cause you have a roof terrace Bar and gym also very close to The center but not too close. This time we have The best room Ever. And The staff is always friendly and helpful. This hotel is very peaceful and in a nice neighborhood.

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

Dear Juhisis, 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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