Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only

Rated 8.2 in 2829 reviews. 111 rooms.


Faithful to the concept and style of Axel-design, comfortable, cosmopolitan atmosphere and good value for price. The 105 rooms combine the touch of decoration from Modernism with the warmth and elegance of the Mediterranean. The beautiful spaces at Axel Hotel Barcelona, have become it the urban meeting point of the heterofriendly and trendy LGBTI scene in the city, offering a unique atmosphere with an environment full of design elements.

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.

Spa Facilities

  • Rooftop pool
  • Pool bar
  • Spa facilities
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Fitness
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Solarium
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Hammam
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (seasonal)

Available Rooms

2 guests




Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa- Adults Only

  1. La Flauta

    Try the Huevos Estrellados Con Jabugo - Mmmm (via @Foodspotting)

    80 m from hotel
    C. Aribau, 23

  2. Brunch & Cake

    Great food, wonderful service! Try cheesecake! =)))

    144 m from hotel
    C. Enric Granados, 19

  3. Cosmo

    Orgasmically good veggie sandwich, cool art, great laid-back vibe.

    190 m from hotel
    C. d'Enric Granados, 3

  4. Taktika Berri

    - great basque food- reservation a must- not cheap but great food- still largely undiscovered by tourists

    258 m from hotel
    Carrer de València 169

  5. Oval

    Once again.... Amazing! The different combinations of hamburguers and home made fries and souces you can choose are all delicious! Service more than great too!

    272 m from hotel
    C. de València, 199

  6. Restaurant Hàbaluc

    empanaditas! Deliciosas!

    323 m from hotel
    Enric Granados, 41

  7. Plaça de la Universitat

    This is what Plaça de la Universitat would look like if the apocalypse came to Barcelona. But hopefully you won't see it any time soon. Well, unless you go see "The Last Days", a film due out in 2013!

    348 m from hotel
    Plaça de la Universitat

  8. Cornelia and Co.

    1 word: wow!

    417 m from hotel
    València, 225

  9. Cerveseria Catalana

    Go to the Cerveceria Catalana and order a montadito de solomillo and a brocheta de langostinos

    0.6 km from hotel
    C. Mallorca, 236

  10. Casa Batlló

    This building from 1877 was entirely remodeled by Antonio Gaudí in 1905-1907. It is a jewel and you need to see the entire building at least once if you go to the 'Ciutat Comtal'.

    0.6 km from hotel
    Pg. de Gràcia, 43

  11. Plaça de Catalunya (Plaza de Cataluña)

    A great starting point for a day in the city, and a pleasant spot for people-watching. The square has some nice Modernist art.. and plenty of pigeons.

    0.8 km from hotel
    Pl. Catalunya

  12. Parc de la Ciutadella

    This chilled out park provides some welcome respite from the bustling city centre. The fountains are impressive, and it's worth renting one of the rowing boats to enjoy a relaxed afternoon.

    2.2 km from hotel
    Pg. de Pujades