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Efekt Express Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   ul. Opolska 14, Krakow 31-323, Poland (Formerly Holiday Inn Express Krakow)
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Ranked #124 of 238 hotels in Krakow
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Neat rooms, but a little too cramped for comfort. A little far from the city centre. Need a cab to get to the city. Break fast spread is fair. Nice to go for a morning walk, great walk way along the road in front.

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Berhampur, Orissa
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87 reviews 87 reviews
42 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasons for my caption: Location- away from the centre in the middle of nowhere, cab ride from the market square about 35 Zloty. 4star??? definitely not. It's a compact economy stay, no frills european style. For example the tv in the room was an old portable one. Breakfast unimpressive on accounts of content and presentation. The buffet was not replenished... More

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
30 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room 343 for a 3 night stay with Leger. The room size and bathroom were fine – gel and shampoo in dispensers. No safe or fridge, but coffee pot. Has decent AC, but Wifi is a nightmare. They give you the code (need to ensure you type in the capital and small letters exactly!) and you can connect in the... More

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Nis, Serbia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Only real thing that was the issue was location and since i was there during New years i had trouble to find a cab late night after parties. But as far as hotel is concerned everything is just great. Very big breakfast, clean rooms, a lot of small things that hotel gives that are very helpful such as shaving material... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

stayed there for 2 nights along with a delegation, situated in a central place from which you can explore beautiful krakow. friendly staff, nice dining room, and a very nice atmospher. its not an hotel you relax in its a place to explore around.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
7 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My husband & I spent 4 days we our tour group from Zagreb Croatia. I found the hotel very friendly, clean and the service excellent, the rooms were comfortable, the hotel had a nice buffet breakfast selection, clean table cloths & fresh flowers on the table every day, we had dinner twice, fish & it was great, forgot to bring... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Stayed at this hotel for 7 nights end of November ,Hotel is about 15 minutes from Balice Airport. We arrived at the hotel about 5 hours before check in time, but within minutes we were given the key to our room 10/10 for that one ! The room was quite basic with two single beds ,minimal storage space for clothing,... More

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204 reviews 204 reviews
48 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We stayed in the hotel to attend a wedding reception. It is a big hotel and looks like well set up for business and functions, as well as tourists. Our room was spacious with plenty of hanging space but the decor was a bit out of date. The bathroom looked like it had been newly refurbished, as it was bright... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

This was really a very good, clean and well run hotel. Situated twenty minutes bus ride from the centre of town; the bus stop was five minutes walk away. The room we were in was "compact" with two narrow single beds pushed together and a pullout sofa bed for the two kids. Bathroom was of a high standard, much better... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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50 reviews 50 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Simple big hotel with comfortable rooms. Very helpfull staff, little knowledge of the City (i asked parking, and nearby late night dining options but they could not good answer). Price is good but the biggest problem is that the extra charge for parking (and not cheap). Room and bathroom are so clear and modern. An extensive breakfast and quiet rooms.... More

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Address: ul. Opolska 14, Krakow 31-323, Poland (Formerly Holiday Inn Express Krakow)
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Efekt Express Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Krakow Hotel Krakow
Holiday Inn Krakow
Krakow Holiday Inn Express
Express Holiday Inn Krakow

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Our hotel with outstanding hospitality service is conveniently located only a few minutes driving distance from the Main Market Square and the Old Town of the Royal City Krakow. It is also easily accessible from Balice International Airport, routes from Warsaw, and the A4 motorway Katowice -Wroclaw - Berlin. Hotel is the perfect place to start discovering Krakow and surroundings as Auschwitz Birkenau Memorial Museum and Wieliczka Salt Mine tours available at reception. Golf fans will enjoy world-class golfing at the nearby Golf Krakow Valley. The hotel welcomes guests to 181 modern, brightly decorated, air-conditioned double rooms, including rooms for disabled persons, rooms for non-smokers only, twin type of rooms, double rooms (with an extension sofa), as well as connected rooms. The hotel's standards include, among others: complimentary buffet breakfast, coffee and tea makers, wireless Internet access /free of charge/, six conference rooms - for up to 200 persons, a lobby bar, a restaurant serving Polish and international cuisines, a souvenir shop and a car park for 230 cars. ... more   less 
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