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Located directly under the Wawel Castle hill, Hotel Pod Wawelem offers accommodations in air conditioned rooms just by one of the Kraków’s most well-known landmarks.

Furnished with wooden furniture, Pod Wawelem’s heated rooms include a work desk and a satellite TV. Electric kettles are as well provided. Free Wi-Fi is offered.

The 24-hour front desk can organize an airport shuttle. A breakfast buffet is available in the restaurant. Later in the day it serves Polish and European dishes. A bar is also on-site.

Free welcome drinks are offered to the guests in the restaurant located on the sixth floor, that features a terrace where guests can enjoy the view of Wawel and Vistula bend.

The Planty Park and Kraków’s Old Town are within 650 feet from the hotel. Kraków Główny Railway Station is 1.2 mi away. Pod Wawelem is directly on the Vistula River waterfront.

This is our guests' favorite part of Krakow, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Pod Wawelem has been welcoming guests since Jul 30, 2006

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Krakow, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.8

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, American

Private parking available


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Room Type
Bedroom :
1 queen bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Do your rooms have balconies 🤔
    Dear Sir/Madame, Some of our superior rooms hava a balconies. Yours sincerely, Paweł Sobański
    Answered on 7 September 2020
  • Is there tea and coffee in facilities in the rooms please ?
    Yes it is.
    Answered on 21 October 2019
  • Hi what level is the restaurant and is there a lift
    We have two resturants. First is on the ground floor, second on the 6th floor. We have lift.
    Answered on 21 November 2019
  • Hi can we book deluxe room with river view if we are 2 adults and a teenager 14 years old? Is there room for extra bed?
    Good morning, Yes, there is enough space in our deluxe room for an extra bed, and it costs 100 PLN on top of the price of the room. Query the price a..
    Answered on 27 June 2022
  • Hi do you have a iron
    Yes we have a iron.
    Answered on 18 June 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Groble
    • Cuisine
      Italian • Pizza • Polish • European
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
Amenities of Hotel Pod Wawelem
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8
Most popular amenities
Private Parking
Free WiFi
Airport shuttle
Non-smoking rooms
24-hour front desk
Facilities for disabled guests
  • Private Bathroom
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs 50 zł per day.
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Private check-in/out
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
    • 24-hour front desk
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    Business Facilities
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Key card access
    • Safe
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Car rental
    • Packed lunches
    • Elevator
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Lowered sink
    • Toilet with grab rails
    • Full-body massage
    • Neck massage
    • Back massage
    • Spa facilities
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Polish
    Sustainability initiatives
    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    Hotel Pod Wawelem takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM


    Until 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 1 years
    Crib upon request
    2 years old
    Crib upon request
    Extra bed upon request
    100 zł per child, per night
    3+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    100 zł per person, per night

    Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


    When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Cash Hotel Pod Wawelem accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

    FAQs about Hotel Pod Wawelem

    • Hotel Pod Wawelem is 3,100 feet from the center of Krakow.

    • Room options at Hotel Pod Wawelem include:

      • Double
      • Single
      • Twin
      • Apartment

    • Hotel Pod Wawelem has 1 restaurant:

      • Groble

    • The prices at Hotel Pod Wawelem may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at Hotel Pod Wawelem is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Hotel Pod Wawelem offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Back massage
      • Bicycle rental
      • Spa facilities
      • Full-body massage
      • Neck massage

    • Guests staying at Hotel Pod Wawelem can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Vegetarian
      • American