Also, you will receive a set of keys so you can explore our lovely city anytime- daytime or nightime without worrying about being back to the hostel at certain time.
Outside your hostel you will be overwhelmed with the beauty of local shops, cafes and antique shops which altogether create unique vibe in Krakow. Also, Krakow is famous for one of the best gay friendly clubbing scene in Poland with variety of gay frinedly clubs and bars: Kitsch, Blue XXl, Cocon, Pozytywka- all with the walking distance and great atmosphere. Just next to your hostel there is one of the best live jazz bars in Krakow- Stalowe Magnolie. JANA Street will also welcome you with the best off cinema in the city- Kino Ars with plenty of independent film productions after which you can enjoy your drink in few closely situated cafes- Dym, Cherubino etc.
For getting more social with our staff and people from our other hostels, you can also sign up for our daily events:
Monday- Vodka Tasting
Tuesday- Polish Special Dinner
Wednesday- Nowa Huta (communist district) walking tour
Thursday- Vodka Tasting
Friday- Mad Dogs Evening
Saturday-Polish Special Dinner
Sunday- Salad Buffet
They all start or take place in the reception building on Pawia Street!
On Tuesdays and Saturdays we will keep hot special Polish meals and on the other days there are going to be just cold snacks. Enjoy!!
Are you looking for a cosy and warm place for winter in Krakow? You couldn't have chosen better
FROM THE MAIN TRAIN STATION
Our hostel is only 200 meters away from the train station. However, due to insufficient labeling getting out of the train station could be quite a challenge. Follow instructions below to avoid confusion and save time.
1.Leave the train safely and gracefully!
2.You are at the platform. There are 3 staircases leading to 3 different arrival halls under the platform. Which one to take to save time? Take the one at the very beginning of the platform. What does 'the very beginning of the platform' mean? It means that this staircase is closer to main building of the station and city center and majority of natives will go this direction . Follow the crowd!
3.Walk down the stairs, turn right and get to the very end of underground arrival hall.
4. Exit underground arrival hall and take either route A or B
5.. Head to the shopping mall called GALERIA KRAKOWSKA which is an extension of the underground arrival hall.(The mall is closed from 10 pm till 8 am and on Polish bank holidays. If that is the case check option B)
6.Find escalator , get to the ground level and leave the mall. You are on Pawia Street
7. Turn left ,walk for about 100 meters , cross the street and find building #12
5.Walk up the stairs and head to the main building of the station.
6. Leave the main building. You are facing spacious plaza with a modern building of the shopping mall GALERIA KRAKOWSKA on your right.
7.Walk along shopping mall's walls till they end . You are on PAWIA Street.
8. Cross the street and find building #12
FROM THE MAIN BUS STATION
The Main Bus station and the Main Train Station are situated next to each other!
1.Leave the Bus terminal . You have to go through the train station in order to get to the city center and the hostel.
2. Find the entrance to train station underground arrival hall and walk down the stairs.
3.Walk straight to the very end of the underground arrival hall.
4. Exit underground arrival hall and take either route A or B ( MENTIONED IN THE TRAIN STATION SECTION)
FROM THE AIRPORT
The easiest way to get to the hostel is to take a train from the airport train terminal to the Main Train Station .
From the airport terminal building take a free shuttle bus , which is synchronzied with the trains or walk 200 meters to the train terminal
The trains operate from approx 4.24 in the morning to 00.15 the next day. The ticket price is only 4 pln( 1 euro and a few cents), you may buy it from the train operator. Please remember to get some Polish change before buying the ticket because those train operators are always short of change and will refuse taking 100 pln banknotes! The ride is approx 20 minutes long.
When you get to the Main Train Station , please follow the instructions in the MAIN TRAIN STATION section above