Cool Hotels Best of Europe (Photography) - 383279235X
ISBN: 978-3-8327-9235-0 Format: 25 x 32 cm 650 color photographs Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian Hardcover The diversity among...... more
ISBN: 978-3-8327-9235-0 Format: 25 x 32 cm 650 color photographs Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian Hardcover The diversity among Europe's cultures is reflected nowhere better than in the way the contingent's top hotels are presented. Whether the glamorous luxury of legendary grand hotels that have been rejuvenated by contemporary interiors or the avant-garde hotels designed by international star architects, they are in themselves worth a sojourn. This magnificent volume shows the 94 best hotels from Moscow to Lisbon on 396 pages, and how each so uniquely combines excellent service with distinctive style. With designs that intrigue and amuse, these accommodations highlight the absolute best in groundbreaking architecture and design. Stunning photographs showcase bold use of materials, innovative artworks, hip furnishings as well as creative color combinations. Each hotel is a true microcosm of the cutting edge aesthetic. The fantastic pictures, accompanying texts and useful information perfectly prepare you for your next holiday, short vacation or business trip. Indispensable information and inspiration for the hip traveler A valuable, extensively illustrated reference for design lovers and professionals alike.
Advantages: clean, quiet, friendly, oozes quality Disadvantages: wouldn't take a family
...of the reputation of this hotel
The hotel itself is in the middle of Krakow old town, right next to the main market square and the 17th and 18th century architecture that surround the area. It is part of the same hotel that owns Pod Rosa (red rose) and Hotel Capernicus, each hotel having some unique features and its own, luxury character.
I first stayed in the Stary in September 2010 and have been back many...
Advantages: Super location, beautiful decor, friendly staff, great view from the terrace Disadvantages: I can't really think of any
...Last Thursday my husband had to visit Krakow on business and I decided to escape from Warsaw for a while to see what this enchanting medieval city looked like under a blanket of fine crisp Polish snow. I have always visited Krakow in the summer so had no idea what the atmosphere would be like in winter. To my surprise my husband had booked a hotel for the evening in case the weather deteriorated...
Advantages: Lovely Reception/Bar area Disadvantages: Uncomfy beds
...I have just been to Krakow in Poland for my stag do and this is a review of the hotel that I stayed in while in Krakow. For those of you who are looking for some juicy gossip from the stag may I just remind you before I go any further about the first rule of a stag which is 'What happens on the stag, stays on the stag.' This is not a kop-out on my part but just simply due to the fact that I do...