If you’re looking for hotels in Krakow Poland then you’ve come to the right place! We’ve scanned all of Krakow’s hotels in order to bring you the very best, particularly when it comes to group travel. Group travel can be a particularly rewarding experience within a luxury, spacious abode. Not only have we found hotels in Krakow Poland but have also included a handful of exceptional penthouse rental options as well. A beautiful, pristine city, Krakow will undoubtedly offer you some of the greatest memories imaginable. Before we get to these hotels in Krakow Poland, though, let’s take a look at some history regarding the city to help you along the way.
Krakow, Poland’s second largest and one of its oldest cities, sits on the Vistula River in Lesser Poland. Dating back to the 7th century, Krakow was Poland’s official capital until 1596. One of Poland’s leading cities for academics, economics, culture and art, as well as being cited as one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, Krakow has transitioned from a Stone Age settlement into a modern day metropolis. Krakow’s Old Town has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Today Krakow draws in about 13 million tourists annually, including 3 million from abroad. The city’s currency is the złot, which is the masculine form of the Polish adjective “golden” and is pronounced zwol-tih. People visit the city due to its historical monuments and architecture, its food and customs and its recreation activities. Other draws are religion and business. Krakow is known for its friendly inhabitants, who are very welcoming and warm to visitors. Major points of interest include St. Mary’s Basilica, Wawel Cathedral, Saints Peter and Paul Church, Wawel Castle, Floriańska Street, Cloth Hall, Church of St. Adalbert, Main Market Square, Palace of Art, Planty Park, Grunwald Monument, Kraków University of Economics, Jagiellonian University, National Museum, Manggha, Polish Aviation Museum, Juliusz Słowacki Theatre, Ludowy Theatre, Opera Krakowska, Kraków Philharmonic, Wieliczka Salt Mine, Ojców National Park, Pieskowa Skała, Tyniec Abbey, Wisła Kraków Stadium, Cracovia Stadium and Tauron Arena Kraków. High temperatures range from 80 degrees Fahrenheit in August to 35 degrees Fahrenheit in January. The city’s population is around 770,000 people. Now that we’ve taken a brief look into the city’s history, it’s time to get you to these hotels in Krakow Poland that we think you are going to adore!
Hotel Unicus Palace boasts 5-star accommodations with a restaurant, private parking, a fitness center, a bar, room and ticket service, free WiFi, an indoor pool, hammam, a 24-hour front desk, desks, flat-screen TVs, air conditioning, a buffet, a spa center, a hot tub, a sauna, bike and car rental. Nearby you’ll find ORSAY (clothing store), Dom Jana Matejki (museum), Beer House, Dobry Kumpel Pub, Euphora Tattoo & Piercing, Thai Bali Massage, KINO 7D MAX (movie theater), Stodola 47 Restaurant, Spolem Deluxe (live music venue), M22 Burger, Sklep (grocery store), Internet Garinet Club (cafe), Zarowka Cafe, ExitRoom ™, Swieta Krowa (brewpub), Cafe Camelot, URARA (sushi restaurant), Starbucks, Farewell to Africa (coffee store), Manekin Cafe, Antiquarian Bookshop, Kult Tattoo Fest, Kantor (currency exchange) and more.
Jan Matejko’s House and Czartoryski Library are steps away, Dominik Rostworowski Gallery, Czartoryski Museum, Lost Souls Alley, St. Florian’s Gate, Krakow’s City Walls, Julius Slowacki Theatre, Saint Cross Church and St Mark’s Church are 0.1 km, Cloth Hall and Main Market Square are 0.2 km, Schindler Factory Museum is 1.5 km and John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice is 6.2 km from this location.
Approximate cost per night (deluxe apartment): $320
What’s in the area?
Balthazar Design Hotel offers a garden, private parking, a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, room service, free WiFi, concierge and ticket service, hairdryers, flat-screen TVs, air conditioning, seating areas, coffee machines and a la carte breakfast. Close to this 5-star hotel you may visit Fiotentina Dom Polski (Polish restaurant), Kantor PARANA (currency exchange), St. Andrew’s Church, Church Piotr i Pawel, The Institute of Art History (university), Pomnik Piotra Skargi (sculpture), La Campana (fine dining restaurant), Pontifical University, Art (restaurant), National Museum, Dean’s House (historical landmark), BAJO (toy store), Pod Wawelem (restaurant), Pod Baranew (restaurant), Rock Shot (pub), Miod Malina (restaurant), Pizzeria Three Papryczki, Restaurant Corleone (Italian restaurant), Sushi 77, Pod Aniolami (restaurant), Corse (restaurant), Smak Ukrainski (restaurant), Wyspianski Pavilion and more.
From here you’ll find St. Idzi’s Church within feet, St. Andrew’s and Church of Saint Apostles Peter and Paul 0.1 km, Artemis Gallery, Archaeological Museum, Wawel Royal Castle, Dragon’s Den, Jan Fejkiel Gallery and Holy Trinity Basilica 0.2 km, St. Francis of Assisi’s Church 0.3 km, Wisla Krakow Stadium 1.3 km and John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice 6.2 km.
Approximate cost per night (suite): $438
Cost per person (four people): $110
Featuring flat-screen TVs, safes, Christian Lacriox cosmetics, fridges, coffee machines, a restaurant, an Opus Lounge Bar, a breakfast buffet, an on-site spa, an indoor pool with hydro massage, a sauna, a caldarium and a fitness center, Bachleda Luxury Hotel is found close to Socks and Tights (fashion accessory store), Notary Public Office of Agnieszka Kozek, Cukiernia LUMO (pastry shop), city gsm (cell phone store), Oranzeria Cafe Restaurant, Kocyk (grocery store), Sette (southern Italian restaurant), BikeTrip (bike rental service) and more.
From this 5-star hotel Planty, Potocka Gallery, 20th Century Polish Art Gallery, National Museum of Krakow, Archaeological Museum and Dragon’s Den are 0.3 km, Krypta u Pijarów Gallery, Wawel Royal Castle and Marszałek Piłsudski Stadium are 0.4 km, Main Market Square and Cloth Hall are 0.5 km, Krakow Central Station is 1.2 km, Wieliczka Salt Mine is 7.6 km and John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice is 5.8 km.
Approximate cost per night (executive king suite): $825
Cost per person (four people): $207
Heart of Old Town
With air conditioning, bright, modern interiors, flat-screen TVs, wardrobes, tea & coffee facilities and vibrant artwork, Amber Design Residence sits near Akademia Muzyczna (music school), Metrum Rooftop Restobar, BeerGallery – Luxury, House of Beer, MooMoo (restaurant), Nota Resto (modern European restaurant), Relaks Craft Beer & food, Strefa (live music venue), Zen Sushi, Milkbar Tomasza (breakfast restaurant), Tourism Idea (tour operator), Fortuna and Friends (bar), Cakester Cafe, Gentleman Barber, Military Store, Witaminka (grocery store), Sticky Fingers (pub) and more.
Saint Cross Church is steps away, Julius Slowacki Theatre and Jan Matejko’s House are 0.1 km, Autosave Car Park, Lost Souls Alley, St. Florian’s Gate, St. Barbara’s Church, Krakow’s City Walls, Czartoryski Library and Czartoryski Museum are 0.2 km, Galeria Krakowska is 0.4 km, Wawel Royal Castle is 0.7 km, Krakow Aqua Park is 2.6 km and John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice is 6.4 km from this property.
Approximate cost per night (family boutique apartment): $437
Cost per person (eight people): $55
On Krakow’s Oldest Street
Also a 5-star hotel, Kanonicza 22 has spacious apartments with unique furniture, air conditioning, minibar, coffee machines, electric kettles, a 24-hour front desk, a bar, luggage storage and an award-winning Polish restaurant. This stylish hotel is found close to Balthazar Design Hotel.
Approximate cost per night (luxury suite with Jacuzzi): $600
Cost per person (four people): $150
Penthouse Skyline offers 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a washing machine, a living room, a flat-screen TV, a shared lounge, free WiFi, a shared kitchen, concierge service, air conditioning, a balcony, a terrace and private parking. Hairstyling Studio Expander, Kosmyk Drugstore, Dom Turecki (historical landmark), Buczek (bakery), Tociekawa (cafe), Dream Factory (beauty salon), Swiat Wapowania (vaporizer store), Daddy’s Pizza, Pawlikowscy (musical repair shop), Agrafka Cinema and more.
This penthouse is 0.3 km from Nova Gallery and Pryzmat Art Gallery, 0.5 km from St Mark’s Church, Krakow Barbican, Krakow Barbican, Czartoryski Museum, Krakow’s City Walls and Porta di San Floriano, 0.6 km from Porta di San Floriano, Dominik Rostworowski Gallery and Czartoryski Library, 1.3 km from National Museum of Krakow, 1.6 km from Wawel Royal Castle and 9.7 km from Krakow-Balice International Airport – John Paul II.
Approximate cost per night: $360
Cost per person (seven people): $52
St. Florian’s Gate
Classy Penthouse offers city views, free WiFi, a fully-equipped kitchen, a flat-screen TV and a sun terrace. Nearby are Klub Dziekanat, Daviness (hair salon), Ti Amo Ti Bistro, Lunch Bar, Polibuda Pub, Lupinka (cafe), Kocia Cafe and more.
From here Nova Gallery is 0.5 km, V Military Hospital, Pryzmat Art Gallery, Military Hospital and General Hospital, Krakow Barbican and Galeria Krakowska Shopping Center are 0.6 km, Kraków Główny Central Station, Krakow’s City Walls and Porta di San Floriano are 0.7 km, Marszałek Piłsudski Stadium is 2 km, Krakow Water Park is 3.8 km and Krakow-Balice International Airport – John Paul II is 9.9 miles.
Approximate cost per night: $203
Cost per person (eight people): $26
What’s going on?
With 3 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV, a fully-equipped kitchen, a washing machine, a continental or a la carte breakfast, a sun terrace, 24-hour reception, air conditioning, free WiFi and free private parking, Penthouse Harmonica sits near Zakrecona Kawiarenka (bakery), Gymakers, Moonlight Spa, Old Timers Garage (performing arts theater), Only Good Books, Hospudka (pub), BARaWINO (wine bar), Marchewka Z Groszkiem (Polish restaurant), Follow Me (shisha lounge), Sklepy (grocery store), Po Krakosku Bistro, Kebab Pod, Dumpling – Slavic Feast, Ethnographic Museum, Nowy Theatre, Barka (Mediterranean restaurant), Chinkalnia Krakow (Georgian restaurant), Two Drops Coffee and Wine, Cafe Kladka, Mostowa Sztuka Kawa (art cafe), Po Drodze (bar), Yerba Mate (tea store) and more.
Ethnographic Museum in Kraków is 0.1 km, Corpus Christi Basilica is 0.2 km, Church of St. Catherine of Alexandria is 0.3 km, High Synagogue, Sinagoga Izaaka, Galicia Jewish Museum, Sinagoga Vecchia and Church of Saint Michael the Archangel are 0.5 km, Remuh Synagogue and Cemetery and Kupa Synagogue are 0.6 km and Krakow-Balice International Airport – John Paul II is 10.6 km from this locale.
Approximate cost per night: $195
Cost per person (six people): $33
Featuring 2 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, a fully-equipped kitchen, a washing machine, private parking, a terrace, a shared lounge, free WiFi and air conditioning, Penthouse Panorama is near Penthouse Skyline.
Approximate cost per night: $290
Cost per person (eight people): $37
Penthouse Piedmont has 5 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, a living room, a fully-equipped kitchen, private parking and a terrace. It’s found close to Lemon Fitness, Dermique (beauty salon), REN (personal trainer), Narty (ski shop), Forum Przestrzenie (cafe), Butter Cut (barber), Lookout Balloon (tourist attraction), Bulwar Bistro, ICE Krakow Congress Center (convention center), Pizzeria00, Ogniem i mieczem Restaurant and more.
And from here you’ll find Church of Saint Michael the Archangel 0.5 km, Church of St. Catherine of Alexandria and Ethnographic Museum in Kraków 0.7 km, Corpus Christi Basilica and Museum of Japanese Art and Technology 0.9 km, Starmach Art Gallery 1 km, Sinagoga Izaaka and High Synagogue 1.1 km, Castello Reale di Wawel and Kupa Synagogue 1.2 km and Krakow-Balice International Airport – John Paul II10.2 km.
Approximate cost per night: $472
Cost per person (ten people): $48
And so there they are, hotels in Krakow Poland that we are sure you will have enjoyed. As you can see, Krakow is a beautiful city with some equally beautiful hotels and penthouses. We hope that you have found great value in this information and most importantly, that you enjoy your trip along the Vistula River and inside the great city of Krakow. Thank you for stopping by, and may your journeys be amazing and memorable ones!