Stay in the heart of Barcelona Excellent location - show map

The area around the Hotel Axel Barcelona is known as the Gay-xample because of its lively gay scene. The staff has knowledge of the local gay scene, and the hotel is hetero-friendly too.

Offering free Wi-Fi throughout, this design hotel is close to Passeig de Gràcia's exclusive boutiques. The Axel Hotel’s 500m² Spa Centre includes a hydromassage pool and saunas, and the modern rooms have flat-screen satellite TVs.

The Axel’s Sky Bar features a large swimming pool, a terrace with a hot tub and a cocktail bar. Here you will find parties, art exhibitions and shows.

The Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa offers easy access to the Ramblas, the Picasso Museum and Gothic Quarter. The hotel occupies an attractive 19th-century building.

This is our guests' favourite part of Barcelona, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 29 Mar 2005.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Barcelona, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Buffet

Private parking available

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Sant Miquel Beach

    Sant Miquel Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Barceloneta Beach

    Barceloneta Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Sant Sebastian Beach

    Sant Sebastian Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Somorrostro Beach

    Somorrostro Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • La Villarroel Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • Eixample Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • Coliseum
    0.3 miles
  • Goya Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • The Fundació Antoni Tàpies
    0.3 miles
  • Casa Amatller
    0.4 miles
  • Casa Lleó Morera
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Casa Batllo
    0.4 miles
  • Passeig de Gracia
    0.4 miles
  • Plaça Catalunya
    0.5 miles
  • Tivoli Theatre
    0.5 miles
  • Plaça Reial
    0.9 miles
  • Picasso Museum
    1.1 miles
  • Sants Railway Station
    1.2 miles
  • Sagrada Familia
    1.3 miles
  • Montjuïc
    1.4 miles
  • Port Olimpic
    2 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Sant Miquel Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Barceloneta Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Sant Sebastian Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Somorrostro Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Nova Icaria Beach
    2.1 miles
Public transport
  • Metro Universitat Metro station
    0.3 miles
  • Metro Urgell Metro Station
    0.4 miles
  • Train FGC - Provença
    0.4 miles
Closest airports
  • Barcelona El Prat Airport
    7.6 miles
  • Girona-Costa Brava Airport
    47.2 miles
  • Reus Airport
    54.7 miles
How to get to Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only from Barcelona El Prat Airport
    Taxi
    Public transport
    Public shuttle
    Parking available
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1 restaurant on site

    Nikkei 103

    Cuisine: Japanese, Peruvian

Facilities of Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only
Outdoors
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Happy hour Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 25 per day.
  • Parking garage
Services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Adult only
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal
  • Adult only
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool bar
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Pool is on rooftop
Wellness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Hammam Additional charge
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre Additional charge
  • Solarium
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • Catalan
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that use of the spa carries a surcharge.

Please note, when booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only on this page.

  • Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hammam
    • Solarium
    • Fitness
    • Personal trainer
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Happy hour
    • Spa facilities
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only by:

    • Taxi 25min
    • Train 30min
    • Airport shuttle (public) 35min

  • Check-in at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only has 1 restaurant:

    • Nikkei 103

  • Room options at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Single

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only (subject to availability):

    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Parking garage

  • Guests staying at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Buffet

  • Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only is 950 yards from the centre of Barcelona.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.