art mag - Berlin Going up - 10/2016

berlinische_galerie_treppengalerie_nina_strassguetl One of two sister hotels In a restored 19th century house in the trendy Prenzlauerberg district, the Ackselhaus has 16 beautifully themed rooms – Rome, Cairo, Africa Deluxe, Beach House and so on – with many imaginative touches. Its terra cotta facade and Mediterranean-style back garden give it a southern European feel. Breakfast is served a few doors up the street in sister hotel the Blue Home in the charming Club del Mar, with its wooden Art Nouveau-style facade.