Convenient yet quiet A review of Boscolo Prague, Autograph Collection
We visited during Prague Spring Music Festival and many other hotels at the 4-star level were completely booked. We booked the Carlos solely on the recommendations written on tripadvisor and we were pleased with the accommodations. As we had read in the reviews written here, the rooms and reception area were beautifully appointed in rich fabrics and colors. As was previously noted, the staff was accommodating when we sought assistance but they were not overly soliticious. We liked the quiet location of the hotel, just two very short blocks from the Municipal House and Powder Gate, the entrance of the stroll through Old Town. City highlights: St. James Cathedral, just when you think that you have seen the most beautiful churches, you enter St. James and gasp. It is stunning. it is located about two blocks off the Old Town square so the tourist numbers are fewer. Prague Cathedral-once inside the cathedral, you can use your entrance ticket to climb 187 steps to the top and to magnificent views of the entire city. Kampa Island-restful and quaint streets below Charles Bridge. Lastly, the 1 hr. riverboat cruises offered near the bridges area are an excellent way to get oriented to the city before setting out on foot.