Barcelona is a very popular gay destination. This is because Barcelona has much to offer in both summer and winter. In addition Barcelona has a vast selection of museums and interesting (historic) buildings. Barcelona also has a lovely beach and an active gay scene in the center of Barcelona. The gay scene is near the Eixample district, an area close to Placa Catalunya, in the triangle between metro stations Universitat, Urgell and Hospital Clinic. In addition there are several gay venues in the districts of Sant Antoni and Poble-sec.
Axel Hotel Barcelona is located right in the gay district of Barcelona's Eixample district. This location is suitable for exploring the bustling gay scene in Barcelona and to visit the many attractions of Barcelona. Several theaters, Place de Catalun