"Hetero-friendly" hotel group Axel Hotel announces the opening of a second hotel in Barcelona in 2014. This fifth property will be located at Calabria Street, 90-92 on the corner of Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, in Barcelona gay area Gaixample, close to the first Axel Hotel, opened 10 years ago, and next to one of Barcelona’s iconic gay venues : the Boyberry.
The hotel will offer 88 double rooms and 31 parking spaces spread over 4,700 square meters and 6 floors. In the heart of the city, it will be equipped with a swimming pool, a jacuzzi and a relaxation space, among other amenities.
Axel Hotel opened AxelBeach Maspalomas - Apartments Club & Lounge, a gay resort on the island of Gran Canaria last April. The chain also runs a property in Buenos Aires and another in Berlin's gay area Schöneberg. They also have plans to open a property in Madrid, the Spanish capital.