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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
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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123 reviews 123 reviews
120 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pros -Good location, 5 minutes walk from metro, buses, University of Barcelona, and 10 minutes walk from Plaza Catalunya and Les Rambles -Rooms are not luxurious and the furniture is basic. Some rooms have nice views. -Basement swimming pool and spa charges a fee. The roof top small pool is free. -WIFI free. -I had great service during check in... More

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

Dear Guest, 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. We hope you visit us again soon. Yours sincerely, Jorge Perez General Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona More

Fort Lauderdale
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hallway carpets date from the Spanish a Civil War. Housekeeping never finished cleaning the room until after 4 pm. With 25 percent unrmplyment in Spain you'd think they could hire more staff. Location was excellent but I echo the lack of in room coffee or availability from restaurant. Might return but might go back to AirBnB for BCN! Oh and... 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

Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A special thank you to the friendly Axel staff for upgrading my room from Axel Premium to Axel Suite. I totally loved it, even for just one night. The suite was very clean, modern and quiet. The bed very comfy and enjoying my morning coffee on the big terrace with a stunning view of the city just can't be beat!... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great opinion!! We really appreciate your time to give us your opinion, for us is always welcomed our guests help to improve our services. We are pleased to have had you with us and hope to see you soon at any of our worldwide Axel Hotels. Million thanks, Jorge Perez General Manager... More

London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 6 nights and had a great time. Pros are: central location, nice breakfast, great rooftop bar and pool, gym and spa facilities. Rooms were clean and nicely furnished. Cons include: the rooms facing the courtyard don't get much sunlight so are fairly gloomy. Stayed in the suite and you can here thumping music until the early... More

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Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great opinion!! We really appreciate your time to give us your opinion, for us is always welcomed our guests help to improve our services. We are pleased to have had you with us and hope to see you soon at any of our worldwide Axel Hotels. Million thanks, Jorge Perez General Manager... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been there with my girlfriend for our one year anniversary and it was absolutely delightful. The hotel is well equipped, decent rooms with king size beds. Nice shower with glass wall view on the bedroom. Close enough from central to walk or reach metro. I would for sure go back to this hotel if going back to Barcelona. This is... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great opinion!! We really appreciate your time to give us your opinion, for us is always welcomed our guests help to improve our services. We are pleased to have had you with us and hope to see you soon at any of our worldwide Axel Hotels. Million thanks, Jorge Perez General Manager... More

Michigan Center, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were mostly nice. Housekeepers work hard but chat a lot in the hall and take their time getting to your room. It is "impossible" to get a "take-away" coffee in the hotel restaurant, as, apparently, they only have ceramic/real cups. I found that to be frustrating. Elevators can take forever. Some of clientele have a little "attitude".......not as... More

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

Dear Guest, We appreciate your feedback and your time in giving us the opportunity to improve our services. At the same time, the breakfast service is served inside the restaurant, but in case you had asked the staff we would not not had any problem in case you wanted to take your coffee outside or on the rooftop with the... More

Marbella, Spain
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was not our first time in Axel Hotel. But this time of the season is very good, cos Barcelona is less crowded and you have fun as well. The room is always great, we had a very good on the 3rd floor. At the same time we met with some friends from London that we did not expect. Of... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great opinion!! We really appreciate your time to give us your opinion, for us is always welcomed our guests help to improve our services. We are pleased to have had you with us and hope to see you soon at any of our worldwide Axel Hotels. Million thanks, Jorge Perez General Manager... More

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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

stayed here with mom for 3 nights while visiting barcelona. yes, it is a gay hotel that is hetero-friendly. the booking website we used assigned this hotel to us, it is how we came to be here (for those who are curious). location is in eixample neighborhood, about 3 blocks from plaza universitat, & about 10 min away (walking) from... 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

Cologne, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Again It's been an amaaaazing stay! Me and mu boyfriend stayed again in Axel not only because its location, for the staff, the rooms and the amazing SkyBar; the views are great and the people so cool!

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great opinion!! We really appreciate your time to give us your opinion, for us is always welcomed our guests help to improve our services. We are pleased to have had you with us and hope to see you soon at any of our worldwide Axel Hotels. Million thanks, Jorge Perez General Manager... More

Petersfield
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel cannot be faulted in terms of the welcome, the breakfast, the facilities. The location is excellent. Quiet and also close to the city centre. The roof top bar is excellent as well, even if the drinks are pricy. Shame really that the room we had was disappointing. The room had a tiny window and also the plumbing wasn't... More

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

Dear Guest, First of all, I would really like to thank you for your opinion and the time you have spent on it. I would also like to apologize if your room was not as your expectations, but we put the reception staff at your disposal for your next visit, and they will be more than happy to find the... 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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