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lillesommerfugl
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This hotel has very attentive and sweet staff. We had several deliveries to the hotel and they helped us out. Whenever we needed anything they tried to help us. The location is just between the Old City and Kazimierz, so great if you want to sightsee in both. The wifi worked fine. The decor, especially in the common areas, is...

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Ilford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Would recommend this hotel.Clean, Cozy and Comfy beds. Situated in the Jewish Quarter. Staff bery friendly and really looked after us. Food served in the hotel traditional Polish food which we love! Not too far from the Old Town and Kazimierz.

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Located in a building rebuilt on the site of an old synagogue, so not too atractive on the outside. Inside lots of paintings, graphics, sculpture, pictures old and new. The combination of the old and modern art gives the place its unique climate. The room was basic but it did not matter (1 night and all day out) given an...

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Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Yes it's in a good location but that's it. Anyone who leaves a good review at this place has never stayed at a nice hotel...the bed isn't a bed....it's a 1 inch mattress/pillow on a hard surface. ...towels are small....the pillows in the room are horrible...no complimentary coffee or tea in the room...they advertise they ha email advertise restaurant...that's false...there...

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Tel-Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 18 August 2014

This is an interesting hotel, unlike many other hotels you can imagine. You feel transported into a Wes Anderson movie, a mixture between old style Austrian-Hungarian and Kitsch. My room was huge, with carpets, pictures, desks etc. Bathroom was also quite big. It is clear that the hotel has seen more glorious days and it does live off those days....

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3Thank natanTel_Aviv_Israel
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The hotel has a perfect locations in city centre. The personnel is pleasant and very helpful. The style and design of hotel is retro, with nice collection of art (mostly copies) everywhere - in the rooms, coridors, cantine. The breakfast is good, with not bad choice and the cantine is really nice with old furniture and nice atmosphere. Rooms are...

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Vercelli
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Really very good and relaxing staying at the Alef Hotel, where we spent 6 days from the 17th May to the 23rd May. Rooms very clean and silent. An elegant breakfast room with an open air terrace. Breakfast very abundant and rich with lots of sweet things and delicious Polish egg salades to choose. Excellent position, close to the Wavel...

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1Thank Germana M
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 1 January 2013

We couldn't have had a more pleasant experience then spending twelve straight nights at the Alef-I guess that's more time than usual to stay in one city, but we decided to have a central spoke and wheel philosophy rather than have to schlep every day to a new place and have to carry all your stuff plus your gifts and...

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1Thank Kim E
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2012

The only thing this hotel has going for it is that the location is perfect to do all the tourist things. 7mins walk to the Jewish Quarter and night venues, 10mins walk to the Old Town and Wawel Castle. The hotel itself though is absolute rubbish, barely a 2 star but charges like a high 3 star. The bedding is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We booked the hotel for 3 nights and if it was not for our booking policy, which meant no free cancellation, we would have left immediately. (Lesson learnt and next time we will go for the free cancelation option even if it means more money). We were given a tiny room with a sloped ceiling on the top floor where...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Alef

Address: ul. Sw. Agnieszki 5 | Kazimierz, Krakow 31-071, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stradom
Price Range: $72 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alef 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“If space is important to you, choose the most expensive category of rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles lillesommerfugl, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Lift so able to get to all floors. We slept very well overlooking the road-”
 of 5 bubbles caitlinv2013, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“You can choose larger or smaller rooms when you book, with some discounts.”
 of 5 bubbles germanam2013, 9 Jun 2014 | Read review
“There are no good rooms, so best of luck!”
 of 5 bubbles BarbieMegaTraveller, 24 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Not on the top floor!”
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 of 5 bubbles joa987, 23 Sep 2012 | Read review
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