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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Had a standard double bedroom which was large, plenty of storage space, very comfortable bed, decor a little dated but added character. The ensuite bathroom was spacious and modern. TV & free wifi, there was a kettle but no teabags/coffee or milk so take your own if needed. Staff polite and helpful, only had breakfast there which was good. Hotel...

Thank Petronella S
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Regarding location, almost the best you can ask. Right by the Wawel Castle and still only a few minutes on foot to the old square. The hotel offers parking space, but it costs, if I'm not mistaken, around 60zl per day and it is not so close to the hotel's entrance anyway. We were lucky that we were there during...

Thank Ana Teresa F
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This hotel was booked over the phone on recommendations from other travellers. The rooms are massive in the old section. It really does have a lot of character if a little in need of modernisation. having said that we had a lovely view over the park which was quiet and peaceful. It is massive!! We ended up walking outside to...

1Thank TyronePartridge
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Hotel is in a great location, just a short stroll from the square, If you book any trips you get picked up straight outside. Breakfast normal fare - toast, eggs, cheese, yogurts, pastries, cereal, hams, juice. Rooms large but ask for one facing the gardens, otherwise a bit noisy from the trams that run till about 12.30am. Rooms could do...

Thank Janet C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is a huge series of old houses combined into a hotel. While I agree with other reviews that the tram outside is a bit noisy, I think this hotel has real character and charm. My room had a really high ceiling. Excellent bathroom. Comfortable bed. Breakfast was nice, and all the staff were extremely helpful at all times. Perfect...

Thank Anselm55
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The Royal Hotel is conveniently located across the Wawel Royal Castle, and within walking distance to the Old City main square, restaurants, cafes and interesting sights. The rooms are big, specially the suites with a sitting area and balcony. The regular rooms are quite ample and comfortable. The bigger rooms have refrigerators, and all have an electric kettle to enjoy...

Thank Alberto C
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Located right oposite Wawel Castle and 10 mins walk from the main market square, and about 15mins drive from airport. 24hr reception. Upon arrival at reception we were offered a free city guide and map of the area. Our room was for 3 people and was huge. This old hotel is a bit of a maze and quite easy to...

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived to the hotel during September. Great location. The deluxe rooms are very big and nice but the single room wasn't comfortable. The hotel design is lovely and restaurant looks amazing. Remember to book and wait.. otherwise it takes long time. Enjoy.

Thank Shani L
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Difficult to find from reception but once there we had two rooms both 20ft x20ft.Must have been an apartment in years gone by.Bathroom fine though the towels were thin and threadbare.No complaints about breakfast and the location is right next to the castle.

Thank James D
Reviewed 5 October 2016

If you are offered Room 234 (single) in the old part of the hotel be aware of the following:- 1. It is very noisy with no secondary or double glazing, the tram runs underneath the room and starts at about 4 am in morning - it gets very noisy even with ear plugs and you may find it difficult to...

Thank kamen2006

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Royal Hotel

Address: Ul. Sw. Gertrudy 26/29, Krakow 31-048, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
Price Range: $56 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Royal Hotel Krakow
Hotel Royal Krakow
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#57 Family Hotel in Krakow
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“Rooms on Ul. Swiatej Gertrudy could be noisy due to tram traffic. Request a room on the opposite side or at the rear of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 527stenh, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose an apartment if you can. Ours was 321.”
  • Wawel castle view from room
 of 5 bubbles cjBath, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the planty are quieter and give a nice view of the castle.”
 of 5 bubbles MAP2011, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room was 3rd floor over the cafe and was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles petronellas426, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for view over the park, quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles TyronePartridge, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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