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Karmel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   ul. Kupa 15, Krakow, Poland (Kazimierz)
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Ranked #110 of 236 hotels in Krakow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013
EmmyRae2013 Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This is a charming hotel, still a bit "old world". Our room and bathroom were spotless, beds were comfortable., and the staff was very gracious. Pesto, the restaurant in the hotel, was excellent and there were several other good eating options within several blocks. It's in the heart of Kazimierz - so quite a bit to see and do in... More

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Poland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

The location is perfect - in the center of Kazimierz area in Krakow. The hotel itself has not been renovated since the 80ties or at least the person responsible for redesign was addicted to the 80ties style. It doesn't mean it's not clean or fresh - it's just the design. When I saw the room I regretted the mony i... More

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Northern Ireland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Excellent hotel, clean, very well maintained, quiet, staff unobtrusive and courteous. I was a bit worried because there was no in room safe or a lift. I was also a little worried about all the wood (would it look dated?). We struggled to find a 'modern' hotel that had a lot of good reviews about cleanliness. Most hotels in Krakow... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Impeccable accommodations including air conditioning, superb breakfast offerings, friendly, service-oriented staff, free WiFi, a scant 15-minute walk to Wawel Castle and 20 minutes to Market Square. The restaurants attached to the hotel are also wonderful options (a huge benefit if the weather happens to be uncooperative).

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Bergen
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179 reviews 179 reviews
85 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Last December we visited Hotel Karmel for the second time. The hotel with it's beautiful facade is located in Kazimierz (the former Jewish quarter) and it's about a 15 minutes walk from Rynek Glowny, the square in the old town. Kazimierz is a lovely area both day and night. In the night there are several bars, playing great music, full... More

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Bury, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
14 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

The hotel is on a peaceful street, seconds away from Plac Nowy with its many bars and restaurants. The city centre is accessible on foot or you can catch a tram from a nearby stop. We stayed for five nights and thought the hotel made a great base. Breakfast was plentiful and all the products were of high standard, which... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

We spent 3 nights in this small, cute, neighborhood hotel in the Jewish Quarter in Krackow. Room was clean, quiet and very nicely decorated. Nothing too fancy, but perfect for our needs. The staff was very accomodating, we felt very safe at the hotel and the in room internet worked just fine. Location is fantastic, easy walking distance to everything.... More

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

Hotel Karmel is a charming, spotless, friendly place on a quiet Krakow street. If I ever return to Krakow, this will be my spot. I recommend it heartily.

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Calgary, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

This hotel is located in Kazimierz, which is a great location in Krakow. It is a unique area full of awesome shops, cafes, restaurants, and bars. Great for young adults. As well, it is just a short walk away from Wawel Castle and the old town square. The hotel was clean, and the staff was extremely helpful and friendly. All... More

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Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2009

Okay, now prices have shot up in Kasimierz these last years, so we were very happy to find a reasonalby prices accomodation. and one that was not full of cheap, pseudo-Jewish decor. The staff is helpful and friendly, the room charming and old-fahioned. We walked in in the late afternoon and therefore only got a 2 -bed room that was... More

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Address: ul. Kupa 15, Krakow, Poland
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Kazimierz
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #110 of 236 hotels in Krakow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Karmel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We invite you to the Karmel hotel, situated in the centre of the Krakow’s Kazimierz, the former Jewish district. We have prepared for you some cosy and comfortably equipped rooms in a restored tenement house from the early 19th century. The location of the hotel itself, in the stunning neighbourhood of most historic buildings gives you a unique chance of associating with the cultural heritage of Kazimierz. We wish your stay in our hotel to be full of nice experiences, convincing you to visit us again in the future. We can provide lodging for 20 persons, in single and double rooms with: - bathroom/shower - TV SAT - radio - telephone - mini bars in “Comfort Plus” double rooms. ... more   less 
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