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San Francisco, California
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64 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for only 3 days at this location, unfortunately the Rest was under remodel and we were offered to go to the cafeteria across the street but instead we decided to explore and go to cafés around the city and mingle with locals. The internet at times was not so good but in general all the amenities were excellent. Will... More 

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Carlos, Further to your recent stay at Axel Hotel Barcelona, I would like to thank you for sharing your feedback with all Tripadvisor users. Your opinion is very helpful for us and we are happy to know you are satisfied with the hotel. We hope to see you again very soon Marc - General Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona More 

Kaiserslautern, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was my second time as a guest at Axel Barcelona. I stayed there the weekend of US Thanksgiving holiday and enjoyed my stay as I did the first time. The hotel lobby is welcoming. The staff is awesome and always helpful. The rooms are nicely decorated, comfortable, and private. I can't imagine staying anywhere else when I visit Barcelona... More 

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Customer, First of all, I would like to thank you for sharing your feedback with all Tripadvisor users. Comments like yours are highly appreciated as they are a proof of the good work we make at the Axel Hotel Barcelona. They encourage us to continue working in the same direction and making our best to improve and make our... More 

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30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived in Barcelona early went to the hotel hours before check in and they happily looked after our bags until the 3PM check in time which was great. Once checked in the lovely lady on reception upgraded us, the room was lovely and spacious, with a huge shower. The hotel is situated on a quiet corner but is only... More 

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Chris, First of all, I would like to thank you for sharing your feedback with us. Comments like yours are highly appreciated as they are a proof of the good work we make at the Axel Hotel Barcelona. They encourage us to continue working in the same direction and making our best to improve and make our customers happy.... More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

After so many times staying in the Axel Hotel Barcelona I lost counting. In the meantime I reached the stage of not even looking for alternatives. I rather change my travel dates instead of staying in another hotel. Perfectly located in a quiet though vivid area, on a stone throw distance to the crazy Passeig de Gracia, Plaza de Cataluna... More 

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ed, First of all, I would like to thank you for sharing your feedback with us. Comments like yours are highly appreciated as they are a proof of the good work we make at the Axel Hotel Barcelona. They encourage us to continue working in the same direction and making our best to improve and make our customers happy.... More 

Sofia, Bulgaria
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, excellent clean rooms, nice crew overall. People from the hotel are very kind and collaborative. Very open to your personal wishes and for your personal celebrations. Nice view from the top root and close to the center area.

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are happy to hear your opinion about your stay at the Axel hotel, our main goal is providing an excellent service and comments like yours are very appreciated. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kindest Regards Marc - General Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona More 

Moscow
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105 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

So, be aware!!!! At the late evening (10pm) after I left (9am)from hotel and Barcelona I revived SMS from my bank that my card was charged for 70 euro... After my first email to the hotel (I found email address, it wasn't on hotels website) they answer me that after my check out all products from mini bar disappeared: -... More 

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Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Aleix and his hotel and staff were quite possibly...no I am quite certain the most attentive for a very demanding business traveler like myself who enjoyed both a week of business and a weekend of pleasure. Staff and hotel were phenomenal. For a small hotel...the services and amenities were amazing....asked at check in for an iron and got one immediately!!!... More 

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear George, We are happy to hear your opinion about your last stay at the Axel Hotel Barcelona, and we thank you for your positive review and comments about the staff. Our main goal is providing an excellent service and comments like yours are very appreciated. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Kindest Regards... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel, perfect location, nice spa and glamorous ambience! Perfect customer service and efficient reception staff! Liked a lot the sky bar and vibrant atmosphere of the hotel in general! Highly recommended for couples of all ages!

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Yulia, We are happy to hear your opinion the hotel, our main goal is providing an excellent service and comments like yours are very appreciated. We are glad to know you also liked our Skybar, which is one of the best rooftop hotel terraces in town. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kindest Regards... More 

Paris, France
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19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Axel in November together with a female client. Hotel came recommended and didn't disappoint. Friendly and professional staff. Excellent room facilities and a great reception at the skybar despite the cold! Didn;t make it to the spa but would happily recommend to anyone looking for a modern, chic hotel in a great location

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AXEL BARCELONA A, Gerente at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa, responded to this review

Dear Peter, We are happy to hear your opinion about the staff and the hotel, our main goal is providing an excellent service and comments like yours are very appreciated. We hope you enjoyed your time in Barcelona despite the cold weather. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kindest Regards Marc - General Manager Axel... More 

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Faithful to the concept and style of Axel-design, comfortable, cosmopolitan atmosphere, is a good value for price. The 105 rooms combine the touch of decoration from Modernism with the warmth and elegance of the Mediterranean. New spaces at Axel Hotel Barcelona, will become the urban meeting point of the heterofriendly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa

Address: Aribau 33, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Eixample
Price Range: £57 - £202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 105
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Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa Catalonia
Hotel Style:
#29 Spa Hotel in Barcelona
#130 Business Hotel in Barcelona
#151 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
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“The rooms are nicely decorated, clean, and quiet...”
 of 5 bubbles rew416, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“stained glass enclosed balconies....i say no more but one of the most uniquely beautiful rooms i have ever stayed!”
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“As this was our second time, we have not discovered a bad room, both times we had restful quiet nights.”
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