$72 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 31, 2014 Check-out: Sep 1, 2014

Axel Hotel Berlin

4 stars
Lietzenburger Strasse 13/15, Berlin, 10789
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
91 reviews
Excellent choice.

Great place to stay in Schoeneberg. Very mixed international crowd. Friendly and relaxed with top... See full review

  • Tdwww
  • Aug 9, 2014
Trip June 2014

Great stay at this hotel, full marks to them. Looking forward to staying there again in the future. See full review

  • Sparky 2
  • Jun 18, 2014
Berlin adult-only boutique hotel with hip club focused on gay community
Located in Sch�neberg -- known for its numerous restaurants, bars and boisterous gay scene -- the Axel Hotel Berlin is making a cosmopolitan mark on the city's hotel scene. With design and comfort serving as top priorities to a diverse range of clients, the boutique Axel Hotel Berlin?s rooms are appointed with sleek furniture and equipped with the latest technology. Close to most major attractions, the property thumps to the beat of the Urban Bar, a happening venue in the Berlin club scene.
Highlights
  • Flat-screen TVs, iPod speakers and Wi-Fi
  • Suites with Jacuzzi bathtubs and showers, dressing rooms, and bathrobes and slippers
  • Open-air lounge on the top floor of the hotel
  • Near Checkpoint Charlie Museum and other attractions
  • Wellness area featuring a Jacuzzi, two saunas, fully-equipped fitness room and massage room
Rooms
Axel Hotel Berlin offers 87 rooms, six suites and 10 junior suites -- all of which feature standard amenities such as flat-screen TVs, iPod speakers, Wi-Fi, soundproof walls, and bathrobes and slippers. Elegant and modern with unique floor plans, the rooms cater to those who appreciate a sophisticated and urban sense of style. Views range from courtyard gardens to Berlin cityscapes.

Features
The Axel Hotel Berlin is dedicated to the body and spirit of guests. A wellness area offers a "water circuit" with a Jacuzzi and two saunas, a cutting-edge fitness area and a "relaxation area." After toning up for the evening, guests head up to the Sky Bar or the popular Urban Bar for cocktails and music. The Kitchen restaurant and its relaxing garden provide a culinary respite.

Transportation
  • Berlin Tegel Airport (10.1 mi/17.5 km)
  • Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (12.4 mi/20 km)
  • U-Bahn train station (13 mi/22 km)

Attractions
  • Checkpoint Charlie Museum (0.2 mi/0.4 km)
  • Jewish Museum Berlin (0.5 mi/0.9 km)
  • Potsdamer Platz (0.8 mi/1.2 km)
  • Berlin Cathedral (1.1 mi/1.8 km)
  • Tiergarten (1.6 mi/2.6 km)

Business
  • Urban Bar, Kitchen, Sky Bar or 40-person meeting room
  • Wi-Fi and complementary audio/visual equipment

Hotel Map

52.4998 13.342
Area served
Berlin- City Center West. Just a short walk to the KADEWE and the famous Ku Damm shopping district.
Nearby airports
Tegel Airport Schonefeld Airport
Area description
Axel Hotel Berlin is located in the heart of Berlin, in the Schoeneberg neighborhood.

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Axel Hotel Berlin Rooms

STANDARD - ROOM
The Axel City Rooms feature one king-size bed two twin beds, a flat-screen television,a bathroom with bath tub or shower, and views of the courtyard garden. The Axel Hotels amenities kit, bath robe and slippers are also included. Room Facilities: Bath, Safety Deposit Box, TV, Bathroom Amenities, Bathrobe, Slippers
STANDARD - ROOM
The Axel Single rooms feature a double bed, a flat-screen television,a bathroom with bath tub or shower, and views of the courtyard garden. The Axel Hotels amenities kit, bath robe and slippers are also included.Room Facilities: Bath, Safety Deposit Box, TV, Bathroom Amenities, Bathrobe, Slippers
SUPERIOR - ROOM
Superior Rooms feature one king-size bed or two twin beds, a flat-screen television, a bathroom with a hydromassage shower, and views of the Lietzburger Strasse. The Axel Hotels amenities kit, 2 bath robes and 2 pairs of slippers are also included. Room Facilities: Minibar, Shower, Safety Deposit Box, TV, Bathroom Amenities, Bathrobe, Slippers
PREMIUM - JR_SUITE
These rooms are located in the cylindrical areas. Axel Hotels amenities kit, 2 bath robes and 2 pairs of slippers are also included. Room Facilities: Minibar, Shower, Bath, Safety Deposit Box, TV, Bathroom Amenities, Bathrobe, Seating Area, Slippers
EXECUTIVE - STUDIO
The exclusivity of the Axel Suites Berlin will make your time in the city a unique experience. They are equipped with a King Size bed with four pillows, a hydro-massage bathtub and hydro-massage shower, LCD TV, PC, iPod On Stage speakers,Wi-Fi, mini-bar, sitting area, dressing room, safety deposit box, Axel Hotels amenities kit, bathrobes, slippers, laundry service and room service.

Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Pet friendly
Activities
Fitness Center
Spa
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business center
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • KaDeWe: 0.1 mi
  • Kaufhaus de Westens: 0.1 mi
  • Europa Center: 0.3 mi
  • Gedaechtniskirche: 0.4 mi
  • Kurfürstendamm: 0.5 mi
  • Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church: 0.5 mi
  • Erotic Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Berlin Zoo: 0.6 mi
  • Berlin Zoological Garden: 0.6 mi
  • Zoological Gardens: 0.6 mi
  • Kathe Kollwitz Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Bahnhof Zoo: 0.7 mi
  • Bauhaus Archive: 0.7 mi
  • Theater des Westens: 0.7 mi
  • Helmut Newton Foundation: 0.7 mi
  • KaDeWe: 0.1 mi
  • Kaufhaus de Westens: 0.1 mi
  • Europa Center: 0.3 mi
  • Gedaechtniskirche: 0.4 mi
  • Kurfürstendamm: 0.5 mi
  • Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church: 0.5 mi
  • Erotic Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Berlin Zoo: 0.6 mi
  • Berlin Zoological Garden: 0.6 mi
  • Zoological Gardens: 0.6 mi
  • Kathe Kollwitz Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Bahnhof Zoo: 0.7 mi
  • Bauhaus Archive: 0.7 mi
  • Theater des Westens: 0.7 mi
  • Helmut Newton Foundation: 0.7 mi
  • Museum of Photography: 0.7 mi
  • Galerie Nierendorf: 0.7 mi
  • Theater und Komodie am Kurfurstendamm: 0.8 mi
  • Wintergarten Variete: 1 mi
  • Straße des 17. Juni: 1.1 mi
  • SIegessaeule: 1.1 mi
  • Rathaus Schöneberg: 1.1 mi
  • Schoeneberg: 1.1 mi
  • Museum of Unheard Things: 1.1 mi
  • Gemaldegalerie: 1.2 mi
  • Wilmersdorf: 1.2 mi
  • Neue Nationalgalerie: 1.2 mi
  • Museum of Prints and Drawings : 1.2 mi
  • Ernst-Reuter-Platz: 1.2 mi
  • Tiergarten: 1.2 mi
  • Museum of Applied Art: 1.3 mi
  • Grips Theater: 1.3 mi
  • Schiller Theatre: 1.3 mi
  • Schloss Bellevue: 1.3 mi
  • Kammermusiksaal: 1.3 mi
  • Berliner Philharmonie: 1.4 mi
  • Musikinstrumenten Museum: 1.4 mi
  • Marlene Dietrich Platz: 1.4 mi
  • Potsdamer Arkaden: 1.4 mi
  • Legoland Discovery Centre: 1.5 mi
  • Deutsche Kinemathek: 1.5 mi
  • German Museum of Technology: 1.5 mi
  • DaimlerChrysler Contemporary : 1.5 mi
  • Panoramapunkt: 1.5 mi
  • Berliner Gruselkabinett: 1.6 mi

Dining

Hamburguer Mary's
The taste of one of the best American restaurants, Hamburguer Mary's, now is available at Axel Hotel Berlin. Since this spring, our customers can enjoy the best gourmet burgers of America. To make your experience even more appealing, Hamburger Mary's Drag Shows brings the most unusual presentation to your evenings. The more adventurous can also enjoy the funniest version of Karaoke, the "Mary-Oke" and, for those who are not yet ready to sing, Hamburger Mary's Bingo nights surrounded by the best atmosphere. Hamburger Mary's Berlin is decorated in true American style, chic and Axel. Now you have another reason to come visit us at Axel Hotel Berlin, you will not be able to resist. From now on Axel Hotel Berlin nights will taste more appetizing.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Choose from Urban Bar, Kitchen, Sky Bar or the exclusive 40-person meeting room, Axel Meetings

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (91)

Ratings and reviews for Axel Hotel Berlin

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
18 out of 91
Amenities:
4.1
Room cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
4.3
Room comfort:
3.9
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.1

78% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Sparky 2
Dublin
Jun 18, 2014

Trip June 2014

Great stay at this hotel, full marks to them. Looking forward to staying there again in the future.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Buy a Euro seven fifty day ticket for good value travel on public transport

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
MIAfranco
MIAMI
Feb 18, 2013

gay friendly hotel

Really is very comfortable, the staff is super friendly, but if you want to exercise the gym is only five machines, we gays look good and this gym is not for nothing, but the location of the hotel is great, the security is good and best of all is that everything is close.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

all is near

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Doced
New York City
Jun 21, 2012

Nice Getaway in Berlin

Hotel was really quite nice. The staff was amazing and the location was fairly close to a Ubahn station and a square with nice restaurants and shopping. Hotel is close to a shopping district but also quant little shops. Everything was nice, but room was a little small. I expected European style, but there was not even room for me to put my suitcase comfortably in the room. I would definitely stay again though. Not recommended for Children.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Lots of great shopping just a few blocks away including the department store and other clothing and speciality shops. Easy walk and very English friendly.

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
prophet
San Jose
Oct 20, 2011

Fantastic for Gay people

The hotel was fantastic, but preferrable to gay men. It this does not bother you it is heavenly for the price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Entertainment tip: Long walk from hotel

Museum Island

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Snarf
Denver, CO
Jan 14, 2011

Sehr schön

Very clean hotel with extremely pleasant and helpful staff. I had never visited Berlin before so I was a bit apprehensive about where to find the nightlife, good restaurants, etc. The front desk staff were so helpful that I was truly able to enjoy myself with no stress about being in a strange city.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
JamieNYC
New York, NY
Jun 6, 2010

The perfect location in Berlin

I was in Berlin for only 2 nights and the location of this hotel is perfect for access to shopping, the Tiergarden, city bus tours and many of the local gay bars in Berlin. The hotel is very clean and the rooms are very modern and comfortable with plenty of drawer space.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Many of the best gay bars in Berlin are located within a few blocks as well as the stores (clothing and book) that cater to gay consumers. The hotel is also very gay friendly.

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Anonymous
Atlanta, GA USA
Apr 6, 2010

Looks can very deceiving

The hotel was not in good condition as compared to how it is shown on their website. Very dark corridors, mirrors placed to make it look larger than it is but also making it easy to walk into after checking in after a long flight. Virtually no storage areas for clothing when unpacked! Once small (and it was the largest) cabinet with a hinged door was broken making it wasy to fall off...it was reported to the front desk staff and no one ever came to the room to fix it. Website states LCD TV's in all the rooms; which is fine but they neglect to tell you that if you wish to watch any television, you much pay additinally for it! What? I didn't care for this VERY, VERY small room at all.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
1
Location:
4
Value:
1
Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

In a decent location for several bars for nightlife and a short walk to KeDeWa department store and the U-Bahn.

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Mihalis
Saint Louis County, Missouri
Mar 21, 2010

What a WONDERFUL Surprise!

The hotel room was one of the most beautiful rooms that I had ever stayed in when traveling. The morning clerk at the front desk, [...]was wonderfully warm and helpful. The evening front desk clerk, although efficent, was cold and appeared indifferent. The room had a jacuzzi and the sauna on the 6th floor was beautiful. The only disappointment was that the Internet was not included in the room charge and cost 9 Euros per day. In addition, my bill reflected a charge of 9 Euros for the use of the bar in the room and I never used it at all!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Plot out the bars that you want to visit BEFORE you arrive. Take a taxi from the airport to the hotel because you can take the "Underground" but it is no easy feat and it took me over two hours when I got lost as train route maps are printed on tiny maps glued to the ceiling of the train where it is illegible. No announcements are made in English and unless you speak German, it all starts to sound alike after awhile. There are also STEEP stairs to climb in some stations and you will be exhausted if you have luggage.

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Prague, Czech Republic
Feb 22, 2010

Hotel Axel rocks!

Great staff, great clean room, comfortable, amazing location, worth every penny.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Ka De We is next door practically, go to the top floor for Schnitzel.

Review of Axel Hotel Berlin

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
New York City
Dec 9, 2009

DEc in Berlin

Easy to find. clean , friendly staff, close to the shopping district and clubs

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
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