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

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.

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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • 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.

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

Spa Services

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

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 1 PM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed
  • 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 hotel 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.

Fees

Optional extras

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

Hotel Name

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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

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