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Prague, Czech Republic
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50 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you choose to stay at the Golden Well Hotel you're truly in for a treat! We stayed here just for one night but it was one of the best luxury hotel experiences we have ever had. The location is superb and we really liked that it was tucked away slightly. The staff are by far the friendliest and most... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We cannot say enough good things about this boutique hotel located in the castle area of Prague. Everything from the warm welcoming staff to the fabulous food (and not to mention the beautiful rooms with unbelievable views of the city). This is the only hotel I would ever stay in again in Prague.

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Milan, Italy
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Golden Well is a small hotel, with few rooms, but lacks nothing in service, comfort, staff and all things that I consider important. There is no pool, conference rooms, spa, fitness center and all other “amenities” that most high and business hotels are proud of, but on my opinion add little to your experience, and actually add to confusion... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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66 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the golden Well for 2 nights as a base for exploring Prague. This boutique hotel has literally thought of everything to ensure your stay is comfortable and extremely enjoyable. The restaurant has a stunning view and menu and cuisine are 6 star. The old town is a 10 min walk hence the location is perfect. Could not have... More 

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dkirwin, Thank you for your five star review, and I am pleased to hear that your stay was flawless and that our staff thought of everything that you might need in advance, as that is very important part of our service. We hope that we will have a chance to serve you by best possible service again in the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just celebrated our 25th Anniversary here and had a amazing time. The accommodation was very well appointed with loads of nice touches (Music playing as we entered the room, a large selection of products,Treats left for us, high quality furniture,etc). The food was out of this world. We opted for the 8 course tasting menu, which was fantastic,... More 

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dinaredford, We are thrilled to hear that you had memorable time at the Golden Well Hotel, and that it was our location and staff that stood out from the crowds. As a small boutique hotel in building from 16th century our service is top priority - we just love to spoil our guests. I am also grateful for your... More 

Roznov pod Radhostem, Czech Republic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Golden Well hotel U Zlaté Studně isn't just an ordinary hotel. It's a place where accommodation isn't just accommodation, but a real treat! Nice historic building is located in a quiet corner in the government district near the Charles Bridge and Prague Castle. The best way to the hotel is from the Malostranské náměstí (Taxi, or Tram 12, 20,... More 

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear RukarioNakamura, I am thrilled to hear that you had flawless stay, and that you stayed with us for third time. We strive to five our guests feeling of second home, and to pamper them, and your review is proof we are on the right track. Allow me to thank you for being our loyal guest, and we will do... More 

Moraga, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, daughter and I had planned this trip for quite some time but due to a family emergency I was unable to join them, and the airline messed up their tickets so they arrived more than 12 hours late! They were still met at the airport by a card with driver, and the hotel kept me informed via email... More 

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eva H., We are sorry to hear that due to family emergency you was unable to your daughter and huspand, and that you arrived with 12 hours delay. I am reliefed that after your arrival everything went to positive side, and that you felt pampered and spoiled. And I am sure I am speaking on behalf whole hotel staff... More 

Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful experience! Attention to detail was amazing! The staff was very friendly and helpful! Was hard to stay anywhere else after that experience! If I'm ever back in Prague, I know exactly where I will be staying!

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Henri P, Thank you for your five star review. It is very rewarding to hear that we fulfilled your expectations about perfect, relaxed vacation, and that we will be your first choice in case you will be coming back to Prague. Best regards, Michal Motyčka Director of Operations More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dear Mr Hlavaty, I am writing to thank you and your teams at the the aria hotel where we have been staying since Sunday and the golden well hotel where we got engaged yesterday morning and had dinner this evening Our experience at both hotels has been the best!!! (and better than we could ever have expected) Your colleague who... More 

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alan B, Allow me to thank you that you chose Aria and Golden Well hotels for such a special occasion as marriage proposal truly is. We are thrilled to hear that your proposal at our bar terrace balcony was successful and allow me to wish you and your fiancee on behalf of our two hotels only the best to... More 

Corvallis, Oregon
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Golden Well for five days while visiting my daughter who was studying in Prague. My room was exceptionally comfortable, beautifully decorated and had a fantastic view of the castle gardens and the city. I ate breakfast at the hotel each day before venturing out - the food was consistently excellent, and served with another amazing view!... More 

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maiklgwell, Manažer at Golden Well Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sakurra, Thank you for your very positive review you left for other tripadvisor users. I hope that we can take it that you found a home outside home, which is exactly what our team strive for. I am even more thrilled to hear you appreciated our concierge recommendations, and that your stay was flawless. We look forward to have... More 

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Staying in Hradcany & Letna

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Hradcany & Letna
Your experience in Prague will never be complete if you do not see it from the top. Hillsides, stretched from the west to the north, provide spectacular views of greenish copper cupolas, narrow cobblestone streets, bridges connecting both river banks and green gardens from red-roof tops of centuries-old houses. Prague pulls you into its 1300 year old history. Walking up the hill or stairs to Prague Castle, the historical seat of Czech rulers and the majestic Saint Vitus Cathedral can leave you speechless (and out of breath). Luckily, plenty of terrace cafés overlooking gardens and beautiful parks are available to provide rest and a place to catch your breath again.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 - internet access, satellite TV - and old style elegance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Golden Well Hotel

Address: U Zlate Studne 166/4 | Mala Strana, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Hradcany & Letna , Praha 1
Price Range: $208 - $739 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Golden Well Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Golden Well (u Zlate Studne) Hotel Prague
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Prague
#2 Luxury Hotel in Prague
#4 Family Hotel in Prague
#28 Business Hotel in Prague
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