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Golden Well (U Zlate Studne)

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   U Zlate Studne 166 / 4 | Praha 1-Hradcany, Prague 11800, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I and my 14 year old son had a fantastic stay for four nights at the Golden Well. We used their limo from and to the airport, which I think was worth the money. The staff were great, - all of them, going out of their way to make sure everything was okay. The housekeepers, who probably don't get mentioned... More

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear DavidSAuckland, Many thanks for taking the time to review the Golden Well Hotel on TripAdvisor. The hotel is blessed with dedicated staff and I am delighted that you felt well taken care of by the team when you were staying with us.Though you found the sloping walls in your room a bit awkward, I am happy to hear that... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'd never been to Prague before so couldn't believe our luck with the location of this hotel, right next to the castle with a wonderful view of the city and easily walkable to Charles Bridge. This is a delightful small hotel with beautiful comfortable rooms. All the staff were really friendly and helpful and the service level was amazing. Our... More

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Dear Caroline R, Our aim is always to exceed expectations of our visitors and I am so happy that this was achieved when you recently stayed with us. I am delighted that you chose the Golden Well Hotel to spend your first time in Prague and that you all had a memorable stay. I would like to thank you most... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Of all the cities we have travelled to in Europe over the years I would have to say Prague is one of our favorites. We love the old world charm of the city but a big reason we love Prague so much is the Golden Well. Easily our favorite hotel we have stayed at in Europe. First class treatment from... More

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear Danmcneill, Many thanks for taking the time to review the Golden Well Hotel on TripAdvisor. The feedback from our guests is so important to us and your wonderful compliments are highly appreciated. I am happy to hear of what a wonderful stay you had here and that the Golden Well became one of your favorite hotels in Europe and... More

Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Golden Well is the most lovely hotel I've ever stayed at in my life. My fiance and I stayed here for 5 nights a week or so ago, and it was literally heaven on earth. Impeccable, from the tiny demonstrations of care (turndown service with little pastries waiting for us, fresh fruit every day) to attention to detail, patience... More

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear 241anonymous, Thank you for taking the time to post a comment here on TripAdvisor following your recent stay at the Golden Well Hotel and I am delighted to read that you thought it was the most lovely hotel you've ever stayed. It is rewarding to hear that you found the staff warm, professional and wonderful and that we were... More

Santa Monica, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely respite from the "busy-ness" of Prague, near embassies and Parliament, but close to Castle. Book at the restaurant for dinner: lovely at sunset and great food. The staff were wonderful: friendly, helpful, professional. You felt appreciated to be there. The rooms were very nice and clean, well supplied. Only caveat: we wanted a room with the wood beamed... More

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear Diane F, Thank you for sharing your very complimentary comments about the Golden Well Hotel with the TripAdvisor community and we are thrilled that you have found your place to stay while in Prague. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable and memorable stay with us and appreciated our little gem. Regarding your caveat, yes you are right.... More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little hidden hotel is amazing. It is at the end of a cobblestone street, but well worth the find! When we arrived a lovely, friendly women (Adele) told us our room was not ready so she took us on a tour of the hotel. We ended up at the rooftop restaurant (which is one of the best in the... More

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear bonniebenson1404, It was our great pleasure to look after you on your recent visit to the Golden Well Hotel and thank you for your very positive review which we greatly appreciate. I am so pleased that you felt everything was perfect and that you received a warm welcome and enjoyed our complimentary drinks and snacks after touring the city.... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed in many special hotels over the years, but the golden well stands out as having the very best service and old Europe charm with all the modern conveniences. The views can't be beaten and the restaurant is outstanding. We can't wait to return.

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear JAM22164, How delightful to read that you love visiting the Golden Well Hotel and I do hope that you will have the opportunity to return. Thank you for your kind comments about the restaurant and the service you were provided - we are all very dedicated and passionate about our little gem. I do hope we will have the... More

Bogota, Colombia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are keen travellers, and stayed for one week at the Golden Well. Seldom does one find such a wonderful place. Great hosts, first class restaurant with astounding views over the city. The rooms and bathrooms were impeccable, with great taste in every detail. The location, a hidden and discrete place with sloping streets to arrive. Another plus is the... More

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Jiri_Hlavaty_GM, Generální ředitel at Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), responded to this review

Dear CARLOS_MORALES_HENDR, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on the site for us and we are delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay from the room and bathroom, attention to detail, location and the roof terrace with direct access to the Prague Palace gardens. We look forward to welcoming you back in the not... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful views near the castle. The outdoor rooftop restaurant had delicious food and a wonderful wait staff. We stumbled upon the restaurant and have recommended it many times. Definitely worth a visit to the Coda restaurant. Dress up and enjoy a wonderful evening.

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Manama, Bahrain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great stay here in this charming hotel, it is well-positioned, but away from the hustle and bustle of tourist Prague. The staff were excellent and our room was very comfortable and spacious. There were lots of nice little extra touches, such as fresh fruit put in the room every day and a little cake each evening on... More

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Dear Mary J, I am pleased to hear that the staff were excellent and the room was comfortable and spacious. We genuinely are interested in our guests and we want them to have a wonderful and memorable stay with us so I am pleased that you had a lovely time. It is also nice to hear that you enjoyed breakfast... More

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Address: U Zlate Studne 166 / 4 | Praha 1-Hradcany, Prague 11800, Czech Republic
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Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Golden Well (U Zlate Studne) 4.5*
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Charming traditional retreat in 16th-century Emperor's residence, set beneath the walls of Prague Castle. Wander up the cobbled, traffic-free streets to The Golden Well (U Zlate Studne), clinging to the wall in the shadow of Prague Castle, and you will uncover one of the city's best kept secrets. This modest collection of little inter-locking houses was once home to Emperor Rudolf II, and later the astronomer Tycho de Brahe. Sensitive renovation - has created a cosy yet refined hotel. The result is a pleasing balance of mod cons - jacuzzis, internet access, satellite TV - and old style elegance. ... more   less 
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