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Schronisko Samotnia

ul. Na Sniezke 16, Karpacz 58-550, Poland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of our hiking-friends recommended Samotnia for the night after a long day of hiking. It was an incredibly beautiful and tiring hike of 28km from Szklarska Poreba (there are a lot of trails, also shorter ones), but it was worth it to get to rest at Samotnia. The hostel is not too big, but very clean, and there... More 

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Warsaw
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233 reviews 233 reviews
96 hotel reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Samotnia shelter is one of mountain inns located on a way to Sniezka peak, 1.5 hour walk up from town parking. It faces beautiful pond surrounded by mountains which offers you a unique view if there is no fog. Rooms are quite basic, usually just two beds, cupboard, sink and a merrirow. Toilets and showers could be found in a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Beautiful location. After whole day of walking it is a must place to visit !!! Surrounded by picturesque mountains and beautiful lake this place is like from fairytale!! Very good traditional polish food !! "Bigos"( sour cabbage with meats) is to die for!! We will definietly be back !!!

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Poznan, Poland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The refuge is on the banks of a mountain lake, surrounded by cliffs of a small glacial cirque. You can walk in an hour and a half. The kitchen is rustic, as in every shelter, but there is a decent selection and the dishes are good. If you want to sleep it is better to book the room.

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Berlin, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

I've been there couple of years ago during the summer. The atmosphere, the air, the food, the low prices, the lake just outside of the building, the scenery reminding of the one from Lord of The Rings... I'm absolutely in love. I will be back for sure.

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12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

First time I visit Samotnia I knew this will be my stomping ground in Poland and I will be here very often. This place have very unique character and air around it. Even if you are visiting Samotnia for the first time for some reason you feel like you would be visiting a house of an old friend. Everyone is... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

The most magical place in Poland! Wonderful food, great atmosphere, a trip back in time in a good sense. The location is splendid with mountains overlooking the lake. Great for hiking, various trails in the area - easy ones even for small kids and those for more experienced hikers.

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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

This lodge is situated on a splendid location. The meals were very good; just what you need after a walk of 20 km through the mountains. The sanitary is collective, but clean. However, the beds were dreadful: very hard and extremely old and worn out. The mattresses were connected to the bed. And...we had unexpected guests in our beds: the... More 

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SchroniskoSamotnia, Manager at Schronisko Samotnia, responded to this review

Dear ALJ DD, thank you for posting about your experience at our lodge. You are right. We had a problem with bed bugs in this room. Of course we already fixed this but we can understand that you were not happy with your stay. If you will be again in Karpacz, please contact us. We will be more than happy... More 

Wroclaw
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

This is my favorite mountain chalet in polish karpaty mountains. Conditions in the room are not so sophisticated, but this hotel has specific, very unique atmosphere. Especially you need to spent an evening in chalet's bar, where one can drink beer and listening a guitar. Beatiful view to the mountain. The only minus, for common bathroom and toilets.

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