Destination guide

The historical city of Krakow awaits you

Take a holiday to Krakow and enjoy the area's cathedral, history and museums. Renowned for its art, monuments and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Czartoryski Museum, Galicia Jewish Museum or Oskar Schindler Factory. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

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)
Natural highlights

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)
How to get there

Transport to and around Krakow

Fly into Krakow (KRK-John Paul II - Balice), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Krakow Glowny Station, Krakow Lobzow Station and Krakow Plaszow Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Kraków?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 813 holiday rentals near Kraków. From 751 Condos/Apartments to 35 Houses, find unique holiday homes 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 Stayz.

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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kraków:

  • Kazimierz: 500 holiday homes
  • Stare Miasto: 650 holiday homes
  • Piasek Południe: 421 holiday homes
  • City Centre: 750 holiday homes
  • Stare Podgórze: 246 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Monastery of Norbertan Sisters: 806 holiday rentals
  • Krakow Canoe Club: 812 holiday rentals
  • Krakow Plaza: 807 holiday rentals
  • Collegium Maius: 808 holiday rentals
  • Papal Window: 806 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kraków listed on Stayz 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 Condos/Apartments in Kraków?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 751 Condos/Apartments in Kraków. Our other popular types of Kraków holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 35 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 765 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kraków?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Kraków. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.