Hotel Axel is the most famous, and the first, gay hotel in Barcelona. It's located on Calle Aribau 33 in Eixample. The rooms are comfortable and stylish with prices starting from just under €100 euros for a single room and going up to €350 for a suite.
Their facilities include the rooftop terrace bar and swimming pool, massages, fitness studio, sauna, jacuzzi and Turkish bath. The hotel regularly organises parties and Thursday night is Drags and Drinks night.
Barcelona City Centre Hostal is a gay friendly hostel on Calle Balmes, also in the Eixample district. This is a more basic, cheaper option but is situated in the gay district. The hostel has 10 rooms all with wireless internet free of charge.
Hotel California is situated in the Barrio Gotico – the old town of Barcelona, full of narrow streets and atmosphere. It's very close to La Rambla in Calle Rauric 14, and ten minutes walk to the Gayxample. The hotel is gay friendly and reasonably priced. All 31 rooms have satellite TV, air conditioning, heating and a phone.
Information on Gay Barcelona
If you want to learn a little more about Barcelona's gay lifestyle, watch the video below which gives information on shops, bars, clubs and gay friendly hotels: