Hotel Royal - Krakow

Sw Gertrudy 26 29, Krakow, Poland, 31 048  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Royal - Krakow

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

Overview

Hotel Royal is situated in the heart of Krakow near Wawel, Main Market Square and Kazimierz Jewish District. Opened in 1898, the stylish hotel attracts visitors with its ancient architecture.

The city center is 20 minute walking distance from the hotel.

Quick access to restaurants, bars and cafés is provided.

A 5-minute walk from Jan Fejkiel Gallery train station. Just 15 minutes' drive from J. Paul Ii Balice Intl airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 99 classic rooms appointed with free Wi-Fi, LCD TV, a private balcony, IDD telephone and a wardrobe. They feature en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can unwind in the air-conditioned restaurant, which serves special Polish cuisine. Pod Wawelem Restauracja and Pod Baranem Restauracja are situated in a shopping area, about 100 meters from the venue.

Services

Hotel Royal provides a business center, a conference room and a catering service along with airport transfer, valet parking and housekeeping.

Relax

A play area, cots and a playground are available for guests with children. On-site sport activities include snow skiing, hiking and billiards.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at PLN 50 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   99.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Hiking

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Package/Parcel services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Cafe
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Public address system
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Playground

Leisure facilities

  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of PLN 40 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Sw Gertrudy 26 29, Krakow, Poland, 31 048

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City Center
  • Krakow
    1.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Jan Fejkiel Gallery
    500 m
  • Krzysztofory Galery
    1.0 km
Restaurants
  • Pod Baranem Restauracja (cuisine: Polish)
    70 m
  • Pod Wawelem Restauracja
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    99

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Rooms and availability

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Size: 17 m²
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    Size: 20 m²
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      Size: 80 m²
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        Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed or Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 24 m²
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          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
          Size: 28 m²
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            Bed type: 1 Single bed
            Size: 11 m²
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              How to reach hotel

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              Hotel Address:

              Sw Gertrudy 26 29, Krakow, Poland, 31 048

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Krakow
                1.2 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Jan Fejkiel Gallery
                500 m
              • Krzysztofory Galery
                1.0 km
              Restaurants
              • Pod Baranem Restauracja (cuisine: Polish)
                70 m
              • Pod Wawelem Restauracja
                90 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                99

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Plac Nowy - 400 m
              • Wręga - 500 m
              • Festiwal Kultury Żydowskiej - 500 m

              Places of interest

              • Saint Idzi's Church - 100 m
              • Ulica Kanonicza - 200 m
              • Wawel - 200 m
              • Saint Andrew's Church - 200 m
              • Dragon's Den - 300 m
              • Dragon's Lair - 400 m
              • Kazimierz Jewish District - 500 m
              • Saint Francis of Assisi's Church - 500 m
              • Holy Trinity Basilica - 500 m
              • Church of St. Catherine of Alexandria - 600 m
              • Ulica Szeroka - 600 m
              • Remuh Synagogue and Cemetery - 600 m
              • Kościół św. Katarzyny - 600 m
              • Ulica Józefa - 600 m
              • Geburtshaus von Helena Rubinstein - 600 m

              Train stations

              • Jan Fejkiel Gallery - 400 m

              Convention centers

              • Włoski Instytut Kultury - 300 m
              • Kazimierz Jewish District - 500 m

              Amusement

              • Filharmonia - 600 m

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Wawel Royal Castle - 200 m
              • High Synagogue - 600 m

              Museums

              • Archeological Museum - 400 m

              Parks

              • Planty - 500 m

              Galleries

              • Artemis Gallery - 300 m
              • Jan Fejkiel Gallery - 400 m

              Local attractions

              • Home Army Museum (Muzeum Armii Krajowej) - 1.7 km
                ul. Wita Stwosza 12, Krakow
              • Bungee Jumping Krakow - 1.9 km
                Al. Pokoju 16, Krakow
              • National Museum - 4.2 km
                Al. 3 Maja 1, Krakow
              • Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow - 1.8 km
                ul. Lipowa 4, Krakow
              • Gestapo Headquarters - 2.0 km
                ul. Pomorska 2, Krakow

              Near the hotel

              • Aquarium and Museum of Natural History in Krakow - 130 m
                sw. Sebastiana 9, Krakow
              • Church of St. Andrew (Kosciol Swietogo Andrzeja) - 250 m
                At the midpoint of Grodzka, Krakow
              • Franciscan Church (Kosciol Franciszkanow) - 450 m
                Plac Wszystkich Swietych 1, Krakow
              • Jewish District (Kazimierz) - 740 m
                Szeroka 24, Krakow
              • Church of St. Peter and St. Paul - 230 m
                ul. Grodzka 52a, Krakow
              • Wawel Cathedral - 380 m
                Wawel Hill, Krakow
              • Reformed Tempel Synagogue (Synagoga Tempel) - 450 m
                Corner of Miodowa and Podbrzezie, Krakow

              Restaurants nearby

              • Pod Baranem Restauracja - 70 m

                Address: ul. Sw. Gertrudy 21
                Phone: +48 (12) 429 40 22

                70% likes this, based on 792 reviews
                Cuisine: Polish
                Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 20

              • pod wawelem - 80 m

                Address: ul. Sw. Gertrudy 26-29, 31-069
                Phone: 12 421 23 36

                81% likes this, based on 45 reviews
                Cuisine: Polish

              • Diego i Bohumil - 120 m

                Address: Sw. Sebastiana 6

                62% likes this, based on 20 reviews
                Cuisine: Argentinean, Czech

              • Pod Wawelem Restauracja - 90 m

                Address: Sw. Gertrudy 26
                Phone: +48 12 421 23 36

                78% likes this, based on 808 reviews
                Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 17

              • Kompania Kuflowa - 90 m

                Address: ul. St. Gertrude 26-29,

                63% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                Cuisine: Polish

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                99

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              Hotel Royal Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Royal

              Average guest rating

              8.0out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 1863 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              9.7
              Rooms
              8.0
              Service
              8.7
              Value
              9.1

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                Very professional and helpful staff who responded quickly and positively to my email enquiries before we left England. On arrival we were offered a free upgrade from a de-luxe double room to a suite; we were amazed and delighted to accept! Reception staff were always willing to provide information about transport and local attractions and could not have done more to make our stay enjoyable. The breakfast buffet was comprehensive with fresh, tasty fare on offer every day. The impressive Royal Art Bar provided ideal and relaxing conditions for an evening drink and, again, courteous English-speaking staff were always happy to advise on menu options. Finally, the hotel location right on the edge of the old town - and directly opposite the castle - made it a perfect base from which to explore the old town and Jewish quarter. All in all, a thoroughly excellent stay.

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                This is my 5th stay in total at the Hotel Royal, my 3rd since November 2011 and I wouldn't stay in any other hotel. The rooms are luxurious, spacious and reasonably priced. All the staff at the hotel including cocktail bar and in the restaurant are always very helpful, even supplying a bucket of ice for our room!! Food at breakfast is plentiful but the largest meals are in the evenings. Plenty of choice and the Lemon vodka is delicious (although quite strong so didn't have too many!!) Located in a prime position next to the castle and within 2-3min walk of square and Cloth hall. Trips can be organised through reception and are well organised and very interesting, with comfortable transfers to places of interest.

                I cannot fault the Royal Hotel but would request to stay on Planty side of hotel if booking as tram side can be quite noisy from early morning!

              • Group of friends
                9.4

                Hotel was perfecty located for walking to throughout the Old Town. Breakfast was very good for the b & b rate. Hotel was spotless and the staff were very helpful and all had very good English. All in all I would and have highly recommended this hotel to friends etc.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Despite reviews we found it very easy to navigate the route to/from our rooms to Breakfast Room. We had deluxe at the back of the hotel which were quiet. We dined twice at the pod restaurant in the evening which offered great food at unbelievable prices. The bonus was fantastic music provided by a quartet group which provided a totally "european flavour". Although the rooms were cleaned every day, the beds on our last night were not made, appearance of the top cover just pulled up and rumpled. Advised Reception on check-out who apologised and quickly notated. All in all a great w/end and would stay again.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Despite reviews we found it very easy to navigate the route to/from our rooms to Breakfast Room. We had deluxe at the back of the hotel which were quiet. We dined twice at the pod restaurant in the evening which offered great food at unbelievable prices. The bonus was fantastic music provided by a quartet group which provided a totally "european flavour". Although the rooms were cleaned every day, the beds on our last night were not made, appearance of the top cover just pulled up and rumpled. Advised Reception on check-out who apologised and quickly notated. All in all a great w/end and would stay again.

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                The best thing about the hotel was the location. The staff was courteous, and they also upgraded us to one of the best rooms in the hotel after we had to wait behind a rowdy group of drunken British tourists. The price was extremely attractive for the location and the qulity of the rooms.

              • Couple
                7.0

                Good value for that money, good situated.

                Expensive parking

              • Single
                9.2

                Loved it here. Great staff, location and comfortable. There was no issue when I extended my stay and they even made me a lunch box when I had to leave before breakfast. Totally recommend, not luxury, but a home away from home.

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                The room we booked was a superior and it was. The room was huge with 2 double beds, each designed for one person as they were supplied with one large pilow and a 4ft wide duvet. The bathroom was also huge and well fitted out. The staff were helpful with booking our tours and we were able to leave our luggage after check-out until it was time to go to the airport, again they arranged a taxi. The location of the hotel was perfect, across the road from the Wavel.

                As we were at the far end of the hotel there was no through route to get to the reception and breakfast without going up and down several flights of stairs. I have difficulty with stairs so we were advised to use the lift at our end of hotel and walk round the outside and back in the front door. This became tiresome after a while, especially when it rained.

              • Family with children
                7.4

                It felt like a Polish hotel, rather than the kind of hotel chain that you find anywhere.

                Rooms were a bit dark.

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                The hotel complex is very old and quite a labyrinth, but somehow cosy. Location is excellent very close to Wawel Castle, just halfway from Kazimierz and Old Town.

                The restaurant in the same building where breakfast is served, is not actually a part of the hotel and it is easy to see it in the attitudes and how they treat you as a client, who doesn´t pay for the services straight to them. You can´t even take your coffee cup to the outside smoking area terrace cause it´s their policy!!

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                A wonderful hotel is centrally located, near the castle Wawel, 5 minutes walk to Central Square. We was very pleased, that there are a huge beds, bigger rooms. Breakfast did not disappoint too.

                Expensive parking. The hotel is build like a labyrinth, it's hard not to get lost, but it's even more interesting.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                excellent location - spacious rooms - very quiet in spite of being in the heart of the city - very comfortable beds - some of the staff extremely helpful - one of them, in particular Matthew (Mateusz Misiaczeu) - went above and beyond to help with our car problem - truly amazing.

                Hotel Royal is a 3 Stars hotel, however in the 4 days we stqyed there, the rooms were never cleaned - it was obvious thtat the floor hadn't been cleaned at all. the beds barely made, with the top cover only pulled roughly. every day i had to ask for extra toilet paper, or extra bath towels which had not been replenished during supposedly cleaning time. this aspect of the hotel was very disappointing if not disturbing given the price paid for the stay. almost unbelievable to see how obvious the extent of this lack of care. I would recommend this hotel for the location, quietness and comfort - if good housekeeping service and cleanliness is important to you - this is not the place for you

              • Group of friends
                7.0

                place , conection to old krakow. Big room. Good restorant "Pod Wavelem" eco price. Good free wi-fi internet.

                Eco rooms, standart rooms need restoriation. don,t book standart room. Two side hotel. Reseption side eco, standart rooms bad smell. Oposide luxe, deluxe rooms no bad smell. car parking not free.

              • Single
                8.2

                -The size of the room was fantastic. I was travelling alone but I got a nice double bed room which was huge in size. I was overwhelmed by the size of the room, I really wish I wasn't traveling alone it would have been great -The breakfast was really nice. Eggs, sausages, cold salamis and cheese, cereal, fruits, beverages - very nice spread -I found the staff very helpful. They made it very easy for me to travel around the city and also arranged tours. I feel it is possible to get something slightly cheaper in the small stores around the main square, but I was ok with the price and I really liked the company of other people from various hostels around who were also part of the same trip.

                -The look and feel of the place is a bit dark. If they can light up the place a little more it would feel much better. -They could also decorate the place a bit: the hotel has tall ceilings and a lot of wall space which would look very nice if covered up well.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Hotel Royal - Krakow Krakow location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Sw Gertrudy 26 29, Krakow, Poland, 31 048

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Krakow
                1.2 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Jan Fejkiel Gallery
                500 m
              • Krzysztofory Galery
                1.0 km
              Restaurants
              • Pod Baranem Restauracja (cuisine: Polish)
                70 m
              • Pod Wawelem Restauracja
                90 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                99

              Hotel Awards

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              Hotels Recommended by Guests in Poland

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