Pod Wawelem Hotel - Krakow

Pl. Na Groblach 22, Krakow, Poland, 31101show map
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Highlights
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FabulousBased on  136 reviews
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Overview

Pod Wawelem Hotel is located in the center of Old Town district and offers views of the Vistula River. Since 2006 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 6-story contemporary building.

The panoramic location of Pod Wawelem Hotel provides an easy access to Oskar Schindler's Factory within a 25-minute walk. Krakow city center is 2 km away.

The hotel allows quick access to a river and parks.

This excellent hotel is very near to Bunkier Sztuki Modern Art Gallery train station. Pod Wawelem Hotel is 20 minutes’ drive away from J. Paul Ii Balice Intl airport.

Rooms

The property provides individual guestrooms including standard tower twin room, deluxe twin room and superior twin room. Some rooms feature a beautiful view over the castle. Guests have access to individual climate control, a heating system, a safe, multi-channel TV and a work desk available in each room.

Eat & Drink

There is a bar for guests to enjoy their meal. A fine selection of Polish dishes is served at the traditional restaurant. Some Place Else and Someplace Else are situated in an exhibition area, about 150 meters from the venue.

Services

Along with a storage room, a safety deposit box and a lift there are a video projector, a conference room and a projection screen available on the premises.

Relax

Pod Wawelem Hotel provides guests with cribs and a special menu for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   48.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

TV

Flat-screen TV

Sports & Fitness

  • Tobogganing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Packed lunches
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Children's menu

Facilities for people with disabilities

  • Toilet for disabled
  • Bathroom for disabled

Spa & Leisure

  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sauna

Room view

  • River view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Living room
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 2 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 2 yearsCotFREEExisting beddingFREEAll children3 - 6 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
6 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
Cancellation
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Rooms and availability

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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Town Hall TowerTown Hall Tower2300 ft
Basilica of the Body of ChristBasilica of the Body of Christ3300 ft
Collegium Maius (Great College)Collegium Maius (Great College)2300 ft
Cracovia StadiumCracovia Stadium3000 ft
Wawel Royal CastleWawel Royal Castle700 ft
Historical Museum of CracowHistorical Museum of Cracow2000 ft
National Museum of CracowNational Museum of Cracow2300 ft
Jan Fejkiel GalleryJan Fejkiel Gallery1700 ft
Bunkier Sztuki Modern Art GalleryBunkier Sztuki Modern Art Gallery3000 ft
Jagiellonian University - Collegium Juridicum Jagiellonian University - Collegium Juridicum 1500 ftGrodzka 53
Jagiellonian University - Collegium MaiusJagiellonian University - Collegium Maius2400 ftul. Jagiellonska 15
Cloth Hall (Sukiennice)Cloth Hall (Sukiennice)2400 ftRynek Glowny 1/3
Main Market SquareMain Market Square2700 ftCenter of Old Town
High SynagogueHigh Synagogue3800 ftul. Jozefa 38
Old Synagogue (Stara Synagoga)Old Synagogue (Stara Synagoga)3900 ftul. Szeroka 24
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Pod Smocza Jama, RestauracjaPod Smocza Jama, Restauracja300 ftul. Podzamcze 24
Some Place ElseSome Place Else400 ftul. Powisle 7
The OliveThe Olive400 ftPowisle 7 street
Someplace ElseSomeplace Else400 ftPowisle 7, 31-101
Restaurant at Wawel Royal CastleRestaurant at Wawel Royal Castle600 ftWawel 5
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Cracow's City WallsCracow's City Walls4000 ft
Barbican of KrakówBarbican of Kraków4300 ft
Krakow Central Railway StationKrakow Central Railway Station5000 ft
Krakow Central Railway StationKrakow Central Railway Station5000 ft
Krakow Plaszow Railway StationKrakow Plaszow Railway Station2.2 mi
Galeria KazimierzGaleria Kazimierz1.0 mi
Julius Slowacki TheatreJulius Slowacki Theatre4000 ft
Military Hospital with PoliclinicMilitary Hospital with Policlinic1.4 mi
V Military HospitalV Military Hospital1.4 mi
Rakowicki CemeteryRakowicki Cemetery1.6 miul. Rakowicka 42
Wieliczka Salt MineWieliczka Salt Mine7.4 miUl. Danilowicza 10
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Getting around
Airports
Pyrzowice (KTW)47.5 mi
Train
Krakow Central Railway Station1.0 mi
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Reviews
7.8
FabulousBased on  136  reviews
  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    It was a brilliant central location.

    Included in our booking were a choice of drinks in the evening or lunch. We chose the drinks but were dissapointed to discover that we were unable to use the vouchers on the rooftop bar. If we were to use these vouchers up there we would have stayed for dinner using the upstairs restaurant.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    My wife and I had an fantastic stay at the Hotel Pod Wawelem. The hotel is modern and clean. The food is very good. The service was excellent. The room we stayed in was amazing with fantastic views over the castle and river. We had a prime view of the fireworks over the river. The location of the hotel is perfect just a short walk to the center of the Old Town, yet quiet. We have stayed in Krakow many times and this is the best hotel we have stayed in, also very good value for money. We will definately be going back.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    The location of the hotel was excellent just 10 minutes through the park and you were at the main market square. The castle was right beside the hotel and we sat on the terrace bar with a nice cold beer watching the people and the boats on the river. At night for being so central it was really quiet and so we got great nights sleep after all our sight seeing. We ate in the Hotel a few times and the food was lovely and also we were given vouchers which enabled us to either our lunch free or drinks at night which was excellent (although you could not use them in the terrace bar which was a bit disappointing). Breakfast was served up to 10:30 which was great as we went a walk up the river first before enjoying a great breakfast with plenty of variety hot and cold food. The room was really clean and the bathroom looked newly decorated. The reception booked us our trips to the salt mines and Auschwitz and also our taxi back to the airport. All in all I would highly recommend this hotel and hope to return again. A*****

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    the hotel and staff were excellent and looked after my Father and I very well we would definatly stay again.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    The roof top terrace/bar/restaurant gave fantastic views of the river and Wawel castle. The staff were very good, always smiling and very attentive. Just remember, this is central Europe and a 10% tip is normal on top of every bill. The bills, however, will not break the bank and given the roof top location with the views it has you could pay twice this rate at another hotel.

    No complaints

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Our trip to Krakow was great and the hotel was in a great location and also very good. The breakfast was fine and we had a meal there in the afternoon and it was excellent. Would stay there again and recommend it to other travellers.The "Special Offer" was a good deal. The rooftop terrace was great and the view was lovely.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    we liked everything about Hotel pod Wawelem.Our room was first class,clean and near the river and castle.The staff were friendly and very helpful every member of staff from the manager to the cleaner were really nice people.The food was really good as was the roof terrace.We look forward hopefully to returning again,

    The only tiny thing and a very little complaint was the tv,the only english channel was bbc worldwide which was not very good CNN would be much better

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    i have stayed here three times my wife and i love the place and location

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    We stayed in Krakow for 3 nights at the Hotel Pod Wawelem and we found the hotel to be great. Staff friendly and very helpful, breakfast superb. The room was spacious, comfortable and clean, excellent shower cubicle, the best one we had during our 2 wks in Poland and we stayed at the Marriott in Warsaw! The rooftop restaurant was great and served excellent food and ice-cream (if you like ice-cream then you must sample these) the view was fantastic overlooking the river. Location was good too as was just far enough out of the centre (by the castle) to walk into the centre and trams could be got close too. Really enjoyable stay.

    Air-Con didnt really make a difference!

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Modern, clean, good bed, nice view over the Wisla, good breakfast, nice price

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Good breakfast, situated near Wawel.

    No LAN Internet, wi-fi was available rather on staircase or reception (quality of signal in both cases was very low). Air-condition can be turned off only on reception. Reception is not attentive to the guests (for example they can watch movies when guests are present at the reception).

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Great location, just about The Wawel. If you are happy, you can have the room with the river view. The best is the roof terrace, with nice restaurant and the panoramic view over the river and city.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    An excellent hotel within the city limit and fairly priced. The restaurant within the hotel is also great with good drinks and food selection.The staff is also very friendly and helpfull will definitely recommend this to others

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    Great location with friendly but unobtrusive staff. Spacious rooms and great breakfast buffet. This was the third time I have stayed here and would recommend it to anyone seeking comfort and good value.

  • 8.0
    Fabulous

    have stayed here before so new it was a good value for money hotel in a great location

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Highlights
8
FabulousBased on  136 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Hotels Recommended by Guests in Poland

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Good to know
Check-infrom 2 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 2 yearsCotFREEExisting beddingFREEAll children3 - 6 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
6 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Pyrzowice (KTW)47.5 mi
Train
Krakow Central Railway Station1.0 mi
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