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Top Krakow Historic Hotels

Betmanowska Main Square Residence
4 out of 5
Ul. Rynek Glowny 44, Krakow
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £70 per night from 7 Oct to 8 Oct
4.9/5Exceptional! (1,015 reviews)

"Great location, very helpful and pleasant staff and our room was very clean and sanitised daily."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

Betmanowska Main Square Residence
Metropolitan Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
ul. Berka Joselewicza 19, Krakow, Lesser Poland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £55 per night from 7 Oct to 8 Oct
4.8/5Exceptional! (1,212 reviews)

"Proximity to Jewish quarter was great, staff were very helpful & room was v spacious & clean"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Metropolitan Boutique Hotel
Stradonia Serviced Apartments
4 out of 5
ul. Stradomska 7, Krakow
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £47 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.8/5Exceptional! (306 reviews)

"Fantastic location, wonderful views from our apartment, which was super spacious and really well kept. We visited for my boyfriend's birthday and the staff had decorated the room in advance of our arrival. Nothing was too much trouble and we will certainly stay again when we visit Krakow in 2021"…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2020

Stradonia Serviced Apartments

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Queen Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
Ul. Dietla 60, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £70 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.8/5Exceptional! (985 reviews)

"Hotel is placed just opposite historical part of Krakow - Kazimierz. Staff is very polite and helpful. Room was beautiful, clean and spacious. The only problem I had was breakfast. There were no vegan options available. Only raw salad and fruit."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2020

Queen Boutique Hotel
Hotel Legend
3.5 out of 5
ul. Sw. Gertrudy 12, Krakow
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The price is £53 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,383 reviews)

"Clean hotel in an excellent location. Helpful staff and able to book airport transfers and excursions through them too. Would definitely recommend this hotel!"…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug 2020

Hotel Legend
Vienna House Andel's Cracow
4 out of 5
Ul. Pawia 3, Krakow, Lesser Poland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £58 per night from 26 Sep to 27 Sep
4.7/5Exceptional! (990 reviews)

"Very strategic location. Room very clean. If I would be back to Crackow, I would stay here again. Full control over air conditioned, can be fully shutdown and no noise during the night."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2020

Vienna House Andel's Cracow
Columbus Hotel
3 out of 5
ul. Starowislna 57, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £41 per night from 18 Oct to 19 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (803 reviews)

"Really clean,modern,nice size room. Friendly,helpful staff.No tea/coffee making facilities,and tv pointless as only local channels"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Columbus Hotel
Hotel Senacki
4 out of 5
Ul. Grodzka 51, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £76 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (741 reviews)

"Hotel was superb, perfect location in the Old Town, great breakfast, very helpful staff. Will visit again."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Hotel Senacki
Hotel Copernicus
5 out of 5
Kanonicza 16, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £89 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.6/5Exceptional! (496 reviews)
wonderful!!

"A very special experience staying at this magnificent hotel. Staff were very attentive and helpful. A very special holiday in an amazing city."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jun 2020

Hotel Copernicus
Hotel Wawel
3 out of 5
Ul. Poselska 22, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £47 per night from 25 Sep to 26 Sep
4.6/5Exceptional! (980 reviews)

"The staff here was amazing! They were incredible at giving us help navigating the city, tours and keeping us up to date on closures with the coronovirus. The morning we left, they had the taxi driver there early so we wouldn't miss our flights and made us a very delicious lunch to take with us. The ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Hotel Wawel
Sheraton Grand Krakow
5 out of 5
Ul. Powisle 7, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £108 per night from 16 Oct to 17 Oct
4.6/5Exceptional! (984 reviews)

"Great check in experience. Excellent location. Very helpful and attentive staff."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Sheraton Grand Krakow
Hotel Jan
3.5 out of 5
ul. Grodzka 11, Stare Miasto, Krakow, Lesser Poland
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The price is £42 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.6/5Wonderful! (985 reviews)
Great stay

"Stayed in a single room whilst there. Good sized room, bed was comfy. Really nice bathroom - shower was good too. Breakfast was continental - plenty to choose from and had 2 cooked options as well. Right in the centre of Krakow, and about 25 minute walk from the train station."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar 2020

Hotel Jan
Qubus Hotel Krakow
4 out of 5
ul. Nadwislanska 6, Krakow, Lesser Poland
Free cancellation
The price is £54 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (989 reviews)

"Fab hotel. Breakfast was great and pool just made it. 20 minute walk to main square. Perfect x"…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

Qubus Hotel Krakow
Hotel Santi
4 out of 5
Ul. Dominikanska 1, Krakow, Lesser Poland
The price is £45 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (809 reviews)

"A lovely hotel with history , great staff at reception and the breakfast room always smiling and so helpful , speaking perfect English . Location of hotel is brilliant, the only little snag would be the background noise from the trams ; the courtyard rooms are quieter. Overall a great place."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Hotel Santi
Antique Apartments - Plac Szczepanski
3 out of 5
pl.Szczepanski 2/9, Krakow, Lesser Poland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £41 per night from 18 Oct to 19 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (830 reviews)

"Location was amazing, the apartment was great for a group of 8 girls!"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

Antique Apartments - Plac Szczepanski
Leone Aparthotel
3.5 out of 5
Ul. Wrzesinska 9, Krakow, Lesser Poland
The price is £24 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.1/5Very Good! (670 reviews)

"Room was spacious, breakfast was good and all-in all a value for money! Besides that the hotel is close to a lot of train stops (which in Google Maps it doesn't seem to show). Something which I have to mention is that once I forgot my bag with my wallet in the breakfast area and the reception kindly ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jun 2020

Leone Aparthotel
Best Western Plus Krakow Old Town
3 out of 5
Sw. Gertrudy Street 6, Krakow, Lesser Poland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £53 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (985 reviews)

"The property was beautiful, spotlessly clean. I felt it lacked a decent seating area for the bar."…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2019

Best Western Plus Krakow Old Town
Wyspianski Hotel
3 out of 5
Ul Westerplatte 15, Krakow, Lesser Poland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £34 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4/5Very Good! (979 reviews)

"The Hotel is in a great location, very close to the main square."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Wyspianski Hotel
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Krakow

Travelling to new places can be more than just going somewhere different on your trip, it can also be about taking in the culture and history of an area. One of the best ways to get a sense of the area's culture is to learn about its past. Visiting the region's landmarks or museums is a good start, but a stay in a Krakow historic hotel can carry you back in time. Pack your suitcases (and no need for the time machine) as your Krakow vintage hotel awaits.

Something Old, Something New

As soon as you pass through your Krakow hotel's reception, you'll be whisked to the past. With their vintage charm and fascinating back stories, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their modern counterparts. Although these lodgings are vintage, they have of the up-to-date comforts that help you take it easy during your trip. You will find your room outfitted with a comfortable bed, lots of character, and about anything else you may want for a marvellous visit.

Once you've explored your historic hotel, you can tour the museums and renowned landmarks to absorb more of the area's culture. Of course, all this exploring will stimulate your appetite. Go through our 16142 guest reviews for tips from other travellers to help make your Krakow visit that much better. You can also ask your hotels' front desk staff to recommend where the best spots to enjoy a pint or tea in Krakow are.

Your Krakow Hotel Is Ready for You

Krakow has 411 vintage hotels that have the look and feel of another era. Some of these hotel rooms are where distinguished musicians may have stayed. You are certain to land a room with all the amenities and the antique charm you wish for. If you are wanting to stay in one of these vintage hotels, reserve soon, or you may miss out on a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Krakow?
The historical relevance of Krakow is well regarded so make time to visit the churches, especially if you want to learn about the local history. Be sure to check out the major shopping area and fascinating museums while you’re here. And also relish a stop at the top-notch restaurants in this culturally rich area.
What's the best accommodation in Krakow to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Legend is a top 3.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and a restaurant. Wawel Castle is a short walk away. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include Metropolitan Boutique Hotel and Hotel Santi.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Krakow?
Krakow has 1651 hotels and other accommodation options bookable on Expedia, including 325 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical sites and other places to visit in Krakow?
Krakow is notable for its a cathedral and landmarks like Wawel Castle, Oskar Schindler Factory and Wieliczka Salt Mine. Known for its museums, cultural venues include Cloth Hall, Krakow Barbican and ICE Krakow Congress Centre. Other popular sights include Main Market Square and Energylandia.
What is a historic hotel like in Krakow?
A historic hotel gives guests the opportunity to stay in a place that’s been recognised with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of stately homes, palaces or even lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Krakow typically retain authentic characteristics such as period features or traditional architecture in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. The term “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to focus on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value that the place has and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Krakow have modern facilities?
Yes, every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but interiors include modern conveniences and safety features. Visitors can expect the amenities you’d find in a hotel such as Smart TVs, WiFi and updated bathroom facilities. When you book a historic hotel in Krakow, it doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown.

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