Axel is everyone’s favourite gay hotel brand. Their flagship outlets opened in Barcelona and Madrid. They’ve since expanded to open popular gay hotels in Venice, Miami, Maspalomas and Berlin. Axel hotels are invariably chic and something of a meeting point for discerning gay travellers.
Why this hotel? Gay Hotel. Great location. Stylish rooms.
Axel Hotels are billed as “straight-friendly.” They are a well known gay hotel brand in Spain and Germany. Axel Venezia is their first addition to the gay Italian hotel market in Venice – Italy’s most romantic city. It’s located in the arty Dorsoduro neighbourhood...
The hotel overlooks the Rio della Fornace and it’s surrounded by art galleries, churches and museums – such as the Peggy Guggenheim Museum. The rooms are spacious, well appointed and very chic. This hotel is the perfect base for a gay getaway in Venice.
All rooms come with a “Casanova Kit by Axel amenities” – be sure to give your partner a night to remember.
Why this hotel? Gay hotel. Spa & rooftop pool. Great location. Popular choice. Free WiFi.
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The ‘hetero-friendly’ Axel Barcelona offers chic, modern Mediterranean-styled rooms, 2 bars and a haute cuisine restaurant “Bench”. The rooftop ‘Sky Bar‘ is a destination in its own right, and the Wellness Club 33 offers 500 m² of massage & spa services and personal training...
Axel is steps away from Punto BCN, gay bars and shops in Eixample and less than 10 minutes’ walk to city centre. Naturally, the staff have a wealth of knowledge about all things gay in the city.
A great choice for gay visitors, but at a premium price compared with similar quality hotels in the area.
Why this hotel? Gay-popular hotel. Fabulous pool. Great location. Free WiFi.
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The world-renowned, gay-popular AxelBeach Maspalomas offers 92 stylish apartments just a few minutes’ walk from the Yumbo Center gay nightlife and 1.5 km from the beach. They are spacious and decorated in warm colours and a contemporary style...
All guest rooms have air conditioning, a living/dining area, flat screen TV, kitchenette with microwave, fridge, kettle & coffee maker. Fabulous facilities include a swimming pool with sun loungers and garden, spa, outdoor jacuzzi, wet/dry sauna and a gym.
Maspalomas is packed with gay nightlife. This hotel attracts many gay travellers every year.
Why this hotel? New gay hotel. Rooftop sky bar & pool. Near the gay scene & metro station. Free WiFi.
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This adults-only hotel is located in the trendy Barrio de las Letras neighbourhood, near the Anton Martin metro and gay bars & clubs in Chueca. It’s one of the most bohemian and exciting parts of the city. The hotel is surrounded by many excellent restaurants. restaurants...
Stylish guest rooms feature air conditioning, private bathroom, free WiFi. The decor is contemporary with an avant-garde twist. There’s a cool cocktail bar and restaurant. We love the amazing views from the rooftop sky bar and pool.
Gym bunnies will enjoy the Axel Wellness Centre features a modern gym, sauna & spa facilities. Destined to be our new favourite Madrid hotel.
Why this hotel? New Axel Hotel. Miami's second gay hotel. Free WiFi.
Axel Hotels, a popular gay hotel chain, are opening their latest outlet in Miami. Formerly The Hall South Beach Hotel, as AxelBeach Miami it will be a major draw for gay travellers. It’s the second gay hotel to open in Miami. Gaythering, just eight or so blocks away, is very popular with the local community and Travel Gay users...
AxelBeach Miami has 159 rooms, a sky bar, gym, spa and restaurant. It’s located in the Art Deco district. The hotel’s sky bar overlooks Washington Avenue.
Why this hotel? Gay-popular hotel. Great sauna & spa. Near the metro & gay scene. Free WiFi.
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Stylish, straight-friendly hotel near the gay scene. The Axel Berlin is a short walk from the Wittenbergplatz metro and even closer to Connection Club, WOOF Berlin and a few other gay bars. Berlin’s gay scene is legendary. Axel Berlin is something of a meeting place for the gay jet-set who come to this city to party...
Air-conditioned guest rooms feature free WiFi, LCD TV, iPod connectable speakers. Guests have access to the Wellness Centre to relax in the jacuzzi, sweat it out in the sauna or chill in the relaxation area.
The open-air Sky Bar is a gay-popular destination in its own right – a great place to start off your evening with a cocktail.
Why this hotel? New hotel. Adults only. Gay-popular. Free WiFi.
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The second “hetero-friendly”, adults-only Axel hotel in Berlin. Comfortable guest rooms & suites are air-conditioned and feature a minibar, free WiFi, safe, along with Axel-branded bathroom amenities...
TWO has a fitness room with machines and free weights – certainly enough for a pump-up before a night out. Spa facilities include a jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. Massage services are also available.
Location-wise, the gay scene in Schöneberg can be reached by foot in about 25 minutes or around 15 minutes if you take the metro.
Why this hotel? Gay hotel. Rooftop pool & sun terrace. Large rooms. Free WiFi.
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The flagship Axel hotel in Barcelona proved to be so popular they decided to open a second one. TWO Hotel is about a 15-minute walk from the main gay scene in Barcelona. It features a heated rooftop plunge pool and sun terrace with loungers, a 24-reception and a tour desk...
Each air-conditioned, soundproof room has free WiFi, satellite TV, minibar, safe. We like the rooftop bar with city view, and a decent buffet breakfast is served daily (either included in rates or available for 11€ per person).
TWO Hotel is just a short walk from Rocafort Metro Station and Espanya plaza. Direct buses to the airport available.
Located in the trendy Vesterbro district, the very gay-popular Axel Guldsmeden features Balinese-inspired furnishings, Persian rugs and original artworks in individually designed rooms. It’s the largest of the Axel Hotels in terms of the number of rooms. This is also one of the more eco-friendly outlets, having achieved a Green Globe certification...
The hotel is known for its organic breakfast, and the unique spa offers some luxury pampering. The rooms are spacious and stylish with a Scandi minimalist vibe.
Tivoli Gardens and Copenhagen Central Station are within a 5-minute walk. Gay-popular venues are just steps away from the Axel. Highly recommended.
Why this hotel? New hotel. Apartment-style. Popular with gay guests. Free WiFi.
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The stylish, ‘hetero-friendly’ AxelBeach Ibiza features modern apartments overlooking the beach in Sant Antonio. Each apartment features a living room, private terrace and kitchen...
The hotel’s Sky Bar has a swimming pool, sun terrace & loungers. Additionally, guests have use of sun loungers on the beach next to the hotel. Wellness facilities include a sauna, hammam, hot tub, gym.
Location-wise, AxelBeach Ibiza is a 30-40 minute drive from the Playa Es Cavallet gay beach and gay nightlife in Ibiza Town.