Sheraton Krakow Hotel
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Now that I have shared with you the intensity of exploring Poland's Nazi-occupied past, I would be remiss not to write about the magic of the city of Krakow. For years, the only thing I can recall hearing about traveling to Poland was Krakow good, Warsaw bad. Now I have already written about the fact that I was pleasantly surprised by Warsaw, but …
Woo hoo---we made it! We arrived in Krakow at 10am local time, and since we cleared passport control at our connection in Frankfurt, once we got our luggage, we were on our way. It was disappointing that we didn't get a Polish passport stamp, but since we came from Germany, which was part of the European Union, we didn't have to go through any sort …
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Meu Deus, quanta coisa boa!!!!
Começamos o city tour pelo Castelo Real. A van nos levou até o local mais alto para que pudéssemos andar o menos possível ;-)
O castelo fica sobre uma colina, às margens do rio Wístula. Lá estão uma …
We departed Budapest for Krakow. Most of the day was spent travelling on the bus. We has lunch high in the mountains at a ski resort. We arrived at Krakow around 5pm. We are staying at the Sheraton Hotel which is situated a couple of mintues walk away from the impressive Cathederal. At night we walked to the Old Town and market square.
With Tammie in Krakow
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
Historical Traveler Reviews Sheraton Krakow Hotel
We had such a wonderful time at the Sheraton Krakow, I am still smiling. The hotel is immaculate & still looks brand new. It is very modern, stylish, and the rooms are gorgeous,with great bathrooms. We had a Sweet Sleeper bed and it was SO comfortable. To their credit they offer environmentally friendly linen options which I like.
Lobely staff, immaculate hotel, great communication connections
Lovely hotel next to the river. There is deffused lighting, nice decor and really friendly staff who dont linger about waiting for tips.
In this most friendly fabulous city, there is a fabulous hotel, fabulous!
Very comfortable, great location
We stayed here for 2 nights in March when the weather was very cold and this hotel was a real treat - fantastically comfortable beds and a great little kettle for hot drinks. Breakfast was super and the staff were very helpful.
I did experience some noise from the atrium one night, but my husband slept through it with no problem. Probably the best thing about the hotel though is the location - right by the river and castle and within 15 minutes walk you are in the main square where there are many bars, cafes and restaurants, so no need to pay hotel prices for meals. I would definitely return here.
Was in Krakow for business and loved the place so much that I decided to stay for the weekend. Booked the Sheraton. Bad mistake. There was a large private party in the hotel's echoing atrium.
Western standards in Eastern Europe
Stayed here in early December 2004. Excellent new hotel with the rooms built round a large triangular atrium. Beds fabulous. Free internet connection in rooms. Buffet breakfast way above what you normally expect to find in Eastern Europe and good transport can be arranged by the hotel from the airport. Room rates surprisingly cheap out of season, but don't bother paying extra for the river view, as it is not worth it. Safe underground car parking if you need. Excellent wide and quite private 8 minutes walking distance from the old town square. If you travel to Krakow, do not consider any other hotels than this
Nice but lacks character
I stayed three nights in the Sheraton Krakow. While I couldn't fault the service and standard of rooms, it had no character. As Krakow is so full of history, and has some beautifully restored old buildings, it seems a shame to stay in a hotel so modern with its "stiff upper lip" staff. The beds were great though! If staying, be sure to get a superior room overlooking the river, as some of the rooms have windows to the inner atrium of the hotel or overlooking car parks.
Stayed at this hotel for two nights, October 19-21, 2004 and can't say enough great things about it. Staff is top notch from the front desk-great customer service, restaurant, housekeeping, etc. Great rooms, beautiful views, excellent food in restaurant. You can't find a better place and location to stay in Krakow. I highly recommend it.
Fabulous, everything was perfect! This hotel is brand new, with great linens, beds, towels and an unbelievable breakfast buffet. The staff was knowledage, friendly and more than willing to help. Location is fantastic, you can walk easily to the sights in town.
Great bed, comfy hotel
Stayed 2 nights in August in Krakow. I loved this hotel. Many hotels in Eastern Europe seem worn. This is a completely new building. The breakfast buffet was fab! Hugh choice of top quality foods.
Parking is available in the lower level enclosed lot. Easy walk to all the important sites. I would highly recomend this great hotel.
I was looking forward to this newest, supposedly 5 Star hotel in Krakow, and while the public areas are certainly spacious and upscale, I found my room to be very non-descript. Yes it did have the new Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed, but the rest of the furnishings and the bath were dull and lacking in style. I was upgraded to a river view (of the Vistula River and Wawel Castle), but many rooms do face into the inner atrium or side streets, so be careful. There were 2 restaurants - one in the open atrium that was (for Krakow) pretty expensive with Continental cusine and the other was more of a sports bar/casual restaurant with lots of tv's, finger foods, burgers etc. They were in the process of completing an outdoor dining patio area which should be done early next month. The hotel has a small but good health club with an indoor pool. There is also an ATM/cash machine on the lower level.