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Close to basilica
Located on Krakow's oldest street, at the foot of Wawel Royal Castle and Wawel Cathedral, historic Hotel Copernicus is within a 10-minute walk of Main Market Square, Cloth Hall, and St. Mary's Basilica.
Indoor pool, sauna
The hotel's medieval cellar houses an indoor pool and sauna. With frescoed walls and a Renaissance ceiling, a fine-dining restaurant specializes in classic aristocratic Polish cuisine.
All 29 individually decorated guestrooms at Hotel Copernicus offer minibars, complimentary high-speed Internet access, air conditioning, and marble and travertine bathrooms with robes and slippers.
- Good location
- Breakfast and onsite restaurant
- Helpful staff
Hotel Copernicus occupies a historic palace with Gothic red-brick façade, restored frescoes, and wooden-beam ceilings. The award-winning Copernicus Restaurant features aristocratic Polish cuisine, room service is available 24 hours and a buffet breakfast is served daily (surcharge). Leather club chairs surround a stone fireplace in the Fireplace Hall, which provides a computer for guest use and a wood-paneled library with antique books and manuscripts. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in a sky-lit atrium courtyard. Beneath Gothic vaulted ceilings in the cellar, an indoor pool has a terracotta floor in the design of the hotel logo, while a sauna and spa services are also available. A rooftop terrace provides panoramic views of Wawel Royal Castle and St. Peter and Paul Church. The terrace hosts an open-air bar in warmer months.
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 29
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 3
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Business center
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Fireplace in lobby
- Full-service spa
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Laundry facilities
- Spa treatment room(s)
- One meeting room
- Multilingual staff
- Rooftop terrace
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Spa services on site
- Indoor pool
- Free WiFi
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Individually decorated
- Free WiFi
- Designer toiletries
- Room service (24 hours)
- Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Satellite TV service
Where to Eat
Copernicus Restaurant - Intimate fine-dining restaurant with exposed wooden beams, wood floors, frescoed walls, and white tablecloths. Mezzanine dining area with coffered wooden Renaissance ceiling. Sommelier. Specializing in aristocratic Polish cuisine. Live piano music on weekends. Open for lunch and dinner.
In-room dining - Available 24 hours a day.
Nearby Things to Do
The hotel's Gothic cellar houses a 24-hour wellness center with an indoor pool and sauna.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snowboarding nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Sports massage
- Number of treatment rooms 2
- Couples treatment rooms
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at noon
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is 1 PM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are available for PLN 150 per stay.
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of PLN 50 per pet, per stay
- Dogs and cats only
- Restrictions apply
- For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
- Shuttle transfer per adult: PLN 108 (one way)
- Breakfast fee: PLN 70 per person (approximately)
- Airport shuttle fee: PLN 80-110 per vehicle (one way)
- Self parking fee: PLN 84 per night
- Valet parking fee: PLN 84 per night
- Pet fee: PLN 50 per pet, per stay
- Crib (infant bed) fee: PLN 150 per stay
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.