Where to stay around Kraków?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 649 holiday lettings near Kraków. From 602 apartments to 30 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kraków for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kraków?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kraków:

  • Stare Miasto: 597 holiday homes
  • Kazimierz: 499 holiday homes
  • Stradom: 514 holiday homes
  • Piasek Południe: 390 holiday homes
  • Wesoła Wschód: 403 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kraków?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kraków. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • People of Krakow in Times of Terror 1939-1945-1956: 634 holiday lettings
  • Main Market Square: 640 holiday lettings
  • Bourgeois House: 633 holiday lettings
  • Krakow Opera: 633 holiday lettings
  • Church of Our Lady Queen of Poland: 632 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kraków listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Kraków?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 602 apartments in Kraków. Our other popular types of Kraków holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kraków?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Kraków. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make holiday rental accommodation or an apartment in Krakow, Poland your home away from home

    Krakow (Cracow) is an amazing city in the Malopolskie region of Poland, whose stunning mix of history, architecture, entertainment and nightlife have made Krakow city breaks the most popular in Europe. The capital of Poland for centuries, Krakow is awash with unique historical relics, artistic masterpieces and cultural centres, meaning that people of all ages, nationalities and interests flock to Krakow accommodation to revel in the unrivalled entertainment possibilities of Krakow, Poland.

    Things to do on holiday in Krakow, Poland

    There are so many astonishing buildings to be seen on a Krakow city break that it would be impossible to mention all of Krakow’s things of interest on offer. Walking from your Krakow apartment towards the centre of town is an experience in itself. The best option is to find the Krakow tourist information centre from which guides to the main attractions are available. The Wawel Royal Castle, St Mary’s Basilica and the Jewish City of Kazimierz are some of the most impressive places to visit from a Krakow holiday apartment, but each visitor must find their own itinerary as there are an estimated 6,000 buildings an monuments of historical importance and over 2.5 million artefacts throughout the many museums and churches of Krakow.

    One of the finest ways to get an idea of the city from your self catering Krakow holiday rental is to take to the River Vistula. There are a range of guided trips to be done, but almost the best way to do it is by renting a kayak or small motor boat, letting you see Krakow things which would not be noticeable from a Krakow tour on land.

    Krakow city breaks are fantastic for Polish gastronomic holidays. There are a huge wealth of bars, restaurants, cafes and inns throughout the city, meaning that not only can you discover the culinary delights of Poland with ease, but also the fantastic Krakow nightlife which has attracted many young visitors to Krakow accommodation over the past decade. Krakow nightlife is great for any taste, as there are numerous traditional inns, traditional music venues and folklore events throughout the city, as well as lively dance music venues.

    Places to visit on holiday in Krakow, Poland

    Accommodation in Krakow is the perfect base for exploration of the wild Carpathian Mountains of Malopolskie. Soaring dramatically into the sky, the Carpathian Mountains offer a natural playground for adrenaline junkies and nature lovers alike. During the summer months, walkers, climbers and para-gliders flock to apartments in Krakow and in winter, snow sports become serious business.

    Weather in Krakow, Poland

    The temperate climate of Krakow means that conditions can change quickly, so a good jacket is a good idea whenever you visit Krakow accommodation. Annual average temperatures are only around 8?C, although in the summer months (July and August) daily temperatures can reach up to 30?C. In the winter, temperatures for a Krakow holidays can be very cold, often around 0?C.

    Travel to Krakow, Poland

    Flights to Krakow are easily found from the UK. There are a range of airlines operating from the UK that provide cheap flights to Krakow Airport (KRK) which is located just 11km from the city centre. Although there is no need to rent a hire car on a Krakow holiday as transport networks in the Polish city are excellent, there are a range of companies offering car hire in Krakow airport.

    Sightseeing in and around Krakow

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Krakow a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Aquarium and Natural History Museum (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Blonia Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Bednarski Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Glass and Ceramics Centre (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Stanislaw Lem Garden of Experiences (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Park Wodny (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Krakow

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Krakow is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Planty Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Park Krakowski (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Jordan Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Botanic Garden of the Jagiellonian University (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Blonia Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Bednarski Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)