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Get an overview of this hotelBoutique hotel near Wawel Castle in Old Town Krakow

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Swimming pool
Business center

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.

Luxury bathrooms

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.

Languages Spoken

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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.

Airport round trip shuttle service is available for a surcharge.

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 29 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • 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.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Sports massage 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at noon

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 1 PM

Payment types

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


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: 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
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Copernicus Hotel
  • Copernicus Krakow
  • Hotel Copernicus
  • Hotel Copernicus Krakow
  • Copernicus Hotel Krakow

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.

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