An oasis of tranquility in the heart of the city, the 4-star Ackselhaus is situated in an imposing Victorian age building which is located in the district of Prenzlauer Berg. The hotel is close to the Kollwitzplatz and Helmholtzplatz squares, and it is only a short walk from various cafes, restaurants, bars and boutiques as well as the Senefelderplatz underground station from where one can get to Alexanderplatz, Potsdamer Platz and the Kurfürstendamm shopping area. The decoration of each of the hotel’s 35 rooms and apartments as well as the hotel’s restaurants and other areas follow various themes such as ‘Maritime’, ‘Rome’, ‘Movie’ and ‘China’ and the hotel gardens features fishponds, fountains and aquariums. Among other services, the hotel offers business services which include wireless or Ethernet internet connection free of charge, excellent mobile reception, telephone and voicemail in each room, laundry and ironing services, newspaper delivery upon request and bicycle rental services. Gay friendly. Pets are allowed on request with no extra charge. Address: Belforter Strasse 21, Prenzlauer Berg, 10405 Berlin. Phone + 49 (0) 3044337633. See also: