Accommodation & Apartments in Krakow
Krakow is the 2nd largest city in Poland and is one of the oldest cities in the country. You will be staggered by the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque archictecture including palaces, churches and theatres in a variety of colours and styles. When you visit, you must pay a visit to the Krakow Old Town
which is considered so important that it is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Old Town is vibrant and lively and has one of the largest mains squares in Europe, named Rynek Główny
. Also in this area are many historic landmarks including St. Mary's Basilica
, the Town Hall Tower
, a Renaissance cloth hall which is the central feature in the main market square of the Krakow Old Town. Throughout the city centre there are several beautiful parks to explore. One of the most well-known is Planty Park
which has a variety of smaller gardens and ponds, decorated with different monuments. Planty Park is particularly popular with locals in search of relaxation and a scenic walk. For the year of 2000, Krakow was named the European Capital of Culture
by the European Union
. If you want to get a comprehensive taste of this culture, you might like to visit the National Museum
which contains 11 different galleries which are divided by art period. Of particular note is the Czartoryski Museum
which features works from Leonardo da Vinci
You may also like to see some other areas of Poland while you are here. Why not check out our other accommodation options in Poland
including out lovely apartments in Warsaw
Stay in an authentic apartment or vacation rental in Krakow!
Want to get a little closer to the Polish culture and stay in authentic accommodation? If so, look no further than www.wimdu.com
. Here you will find authentic Polish apartments and vacation rentals which are owned by Krakow locals who will be able to give you the best local knowledge. But our apartments and vacation rentals are not just more authentic and personal than hotels, they are also cheaper! We have apartment and vacation rental options in Krakow to suit any traveler, no matter what your taste and budget.
But don’t just stop at Krakow, why not explore some other nearby locations. We have some wonderful accommodation options the Czech Republic
including beautiful guesthouses in Prague
. We also have many accommodation options in Germany
including spacious apartments in Berlin
so do yourself a favour and check them out!