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2 Apartments in the Centre, Larger Sleeps 9 ( Smaller Apartment Sleeps 6) - Cracovia 1 & Cracovia 2

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Cracovia 1- through double doors to bedrooms ( each bedroom has another door)

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Last updated: 11/17/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:15
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our two beautiful apartments are located on the first floor in a 1900 century Cracovian town house , WITH A LIFT .Our apartments can be rented separately - they are completely self contained. Apartment 1 can sleeps up to 8 people. Apartment 2 can sleep up to 6 people .If you are looking for super spacious apartment you can rent them both and create a super large apartment. The apartments have a common, private hall which is NOT a part of any of the apartments. When combined they will create one wonderfully specious and comfortable apartment.
When enquiring about renting only one of the apartments please specify which one you are interested in. You can see 2 prices on the website : for the combined apartments and for the larger of the two apartments ( sleeps up to 8 people). Due to the lack of space on the website we can not show the price of the smaller apartment ( sleeps up to 6 people) - it is £10 per night cheaper than the bigger. If in doubt - please check with us.
The apartments are full of light thanks to large, double glazed windows in every room. They are warm in winter thanks to the central heating and cool in summer thanks to old, thick walls that prevent the heat from outside get through.The location is perfect; walking distance to the Main Square, all the commodities also a short walk away. Peaceful, residential street. Renovated to a high standard with parquet flooring, high ceiling, a ceramic stove. Contemporary graphic art and a mix of classic pre-war and modern furniture and lighting, ensure comfort with plenty of local character and charm.
We took special care that all beds have a bed side lamp with light brights enough for reading - often it is a problem in rented accommodation.We hate it when it happens to us on our travel so we make sure our guests don't have this problem either!
Modern, fully equipped kitchens, central heating, flat screen smart satellite TV, DVD player, a cot or a high chair can be provided. Internet access ,free WiFi

Good reasons to book our apartment: our apartments, which we visit regularly with our children, have a unique location: Old Town is the heart of Krakow, that's where you want to be and yet in our apartments you will be away from the noisy city centre. From here you can walk to all tourist attractions. The Main Square is a leisurely 10-15 min walk. Wawel Castle is a short tram ride away and the tram stop is round the corner from our street. Public transport is inexpensive in Poland.
We always try to ensure that you have a fantastic time in Krakow and we will always be happy to answer all your email enquiries - all you need to do is ask.
You will be met at the apartment by our very friendly representative (who speaks several languages). He will show you round the apartment and explain how things work and recommend restaurants or places to visit if you wish to. We will also send you our personal recommendation of places to eat and see in Krakow. If travel with children - we can recommend places that your children will find attractive.
We can organize transport from the airport for you and if you wish to travel to Auschwitz or visit a World Heritage salt mines in Wieliczka - we can help you organize your trip, too.

Cracovia 1 & Cracovia 2: Krakow (Cracow) Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 468506ha

Our apartments offer the rare combination of space and elegance at an affordable price. Stylishly furnished; contemporary graphic art and a mix of classic pre-war and modern furniture and lighting, ensure comfort with plenty of local character and charm. The apartments have been renovated to high standards. We preserved parquet floors throughout, double doors and 3 meters tall ceilings. Located in a quiet street but the historic centre is only a short walk away, with its array of restaurants, cafes, bars and boutiques. At the end of the street you can jump on a tram for a short ride to Wawel Castle – or to the famous Jewish Quarter at Kazimierz, where you’ll be also spoilt for choice with all the sights, restaurants, bars and nightlife. Kazimierz is one of the favourite destinations for locals and visitors alike.

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, french, italian, polish
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/17/2016

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 145 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    there is a lift to the 1st floor where the apartments are located. There, everything is on one level. However, there are a few steps leading to the lift - not suitable for wheelchair users but somebody with some walking difficulties can possibly climb these few steps with assistance....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    very large double bedroom ( +single bed) wardrobe +cabinet...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    a large bedroom - double bed, bedside cabinets, wardrobe...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 has a comfortable size double bed. A large wardrobe, 2 bedside cabinets, reading lamps, a table and a mirror. Big, double glazed window ensures plenty of light in the room. Bedroom2 has 2 single beds, a bedside cabinet with a reading light. Both bedrooms have art work of contemporary Polish artists on the walls....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • The central location of our apartments as well as their fantastic size and stylish furnishing are their highest points. From here you can easily walk to all the tourist destinations that Krakow has on offer. A leisurely walk to the Main Square will take you about 10-15 min. On the way, you will find shops, bars, restaurants, ATM. If, however, you would want to give your legs a bit of a rest, you can hop on a tram ( tram stop round the corner) and take a short ride to Wawel Castle or Kazimierz, the famous Jewish Quarter. You will be met at the apartment by our very friendly representative (who speaks several languages) who will show you round the apartment and explain how things function and recommend restaurants or places to visit if you wish to. We will also send you a list of our recommendations and ideas what to see and do in Krakow. There is inexpensive meter parking just outside our house....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    There is a large table in the kitchen in the bigger apartment ( sits 8) and a smaller dining table in the smaller apartment ( sits 4-6 people)...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 15 people

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    there is a very spacious living room in the bigger apartment with two sofa beds and a large armchair. you can watch TV and relax in comfort....moreless

  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    there are 2 fully equipped kitchens in the apartments ( one in each apartment) ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    there is a microwave in each apartment...moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    There is a fridge in each apartment...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    There is a balcony overlooking a private park and courtyard....moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
low season
Nov 1 - Dec 21, 2016
2 night min stay
$184
Christmas and New Year
Dec 22 - Jan 3, 2017
4 night min stay
$254
winter
Jan 4 - Feb 9, 2017
2 night min stay
$184
February high season
Feb 10 - Feb 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$203
early spring
Feb 20 - Mar 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$184
April
Apr 1 - Apr 9, 2017
2 night min stay
$203
Easter
Apr 10 - Apr 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$222
late April
Apr 19 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$210
High Season
May 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$222
low season
Nov 1 - Dec 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$184
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$102

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD $127.09
  • No additional mandatory fees

Notes:

Confirmation by email is required followed by a non-refundable 25% deposit. 10% discount on longer stays (7 nights and over). If payment has to be made internationally via Paypal, there is a 4% surcharge to cover costs.

Refundable deposit of 200 zlotys (40GBP) payable in cash to our agent on arrival.

Payment method and all the other details will be provided by separate email from us.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Balice International Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Dworzec kolejowy Krakow Glowny
300 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
30 Kilometres
Nearest Ski

Car: Not Necessary

Our apartments are located in a quiet, residential street in the centre of Old Town in Krakow. On the way to the Market Square you will find an array of restaurants, cafes, bars and boutiques. You do not need a car in Krakow - you can get everywhere on foot or by tram. Market Square is about 10 min walk away from the apartment.

Wawel Castle and the famous Jewish Quarter - Kazimierz- are a short tram ride away. The tram stop is just round the corner on Karmelicka street. In Kazimierz you will be also spoilt for choice with all the sights, restaurants, bars and nightlife. Kazimierz is one of the favourite destinations for locals and visitors alike.

You can do all your food & drink shopping locally.

Just around the corner, there's a supermarket, called Kefirek, opened 24hrs; you can buy all the necessary ingredients for a meal at home if you don't feeling like going out.

If you plan to visit Aushwitz or go to see a famous salt mine in Wieliczka, we will be happy to help you organize your transport or advise you how to get there by yourself.

Ski: One of the most often visited places to go for skiing nearby Krakow is Zakopane. There is a good selection of ski slopes there for all levels of skiers.

Our biggest discovery was a ski slope 20 min away from Krakow called Podstolice, near Wieliczka. The slope is for beginners/ intermediate skiers. There is a ski hire and a restaurant just next to the slope.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I grew up in Krakow in an old, beautiful apartment. We rented it, like most Poles, from the state. Sadly my family was not able to buy the property after the communist regime collapsed. Even though I live in London now, I miss Krakow a lot. When I found a great apartment in the very heart of the city - I could not resist buying it. I love to come here with my family and we do so as often as we can. We are never bored here - there are things to do for adults and kids alike. My favourite pastime ( when the weather is good!) is sitting in a cafe on the Main Square, soaking up the sun while sipping a coffee. My kids love coming in winter - the town is covered in snow and skiing in the mountains .We rent a car and 1.5 hrs later we are on a slope. I also like going to concerts, exhibitions and new galleries that have mushroomed in Krakow over the recent years .And that you can do in any weather!

Why the Owner Chose Piasek Północ, Kraków, Poland:
We decided to buy this particular apartment because of its fantastic location. We wanted to have an apartment near the Market Square but not actually on it. It can be very noisy on the Market Square with all the tourists staying up until early hours. Our street is very peaceful and yet only 10-15 walk from the Market Square. There is a 24 hrs well stocked supermarket just round the corner. There are bakeries and cafes 2 min walk from the apartment. One has just opened literally opposite our building. When we are tired after the whole day of activities and we don't fancy walking home - we hop on a tram. The tram stop is 2 min walk from the apartments.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Our apartments offer great comfort and space! You can combine the two and have one super large apartment. But you can also rent them separately as they are completely self contained. They are our second homes and when we come here we often bring our friends. Therefore we have taken great care to make them feel cosy and welcoming. They are at a perfect location - all our previous guests who have sent us feedback - loved the proximity to Krakow's main attractions and yet be away from the crowds when you want to. We have free WIFI and a flat screen smart TV in each apartment.


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Speaks: english, french, italian, polish
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/17/2016

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  • Cracovia 1- through double doors to bedrooms ( each bedroom has another door)

    Cracovia 1- through double doors to bedrooms ( each bedroom has another door)

  • Cracovia 1 - 2 double sofa beds for extra sleeping space.

    Cracovia 1 - 2 double sofa beds for extra sleeping space.

  • Cracovia 1 - double bedroom

    Cracovia 1 - double bedroom

  • Cracovia 1 - fully equipped kitchen with a large wooden table

    Cracovia 1 - fully equipped kitchen with a large wooden table

  • Cracovia 1 - bathroom with bathtub and a shower

    Cracovia 1 - bathroom with bathtub and a shower

  • 19th cent.building in the centre, quiet street. Our aparts are on the 1st floor.

    19th cent.building in the centre, quiet street. Our aparts are on the 1st floor.

  • Cracovia 1 only - a balcony - looking towards the kitchen door

    Cracovia 1 only - a balcony - looking towards the kitchen door

  • Cracovia 2 - living room / open plan kitchen

    Cracovia 2 - living room / open plan kitchen

  • Cracovia 2 - fully quipped kitchen, incl washing machine with a dryer

    Cracovia 2 - fully quipped kitchen, incl washing machine with a dryer

  • Cracovia 2 - double bedroom

    Cracovia 2 - double bedroom

  • Cracovia 2 - bathroom

    Cracovia 2 - bathroom

  • Apartment 1 - orange colour( including a balcony). Apartment 2 - purple colour.

    Apartment 1 - orange colour( including a balcony). Apartment 2 - purple colour.

  • Cracovia 1 - living room, smart TV with international channels and DVD player.

    Cracovia 1 - living room, smart TV with international channels and DVD player.

  • Cracovia 1 - living room with an original, antique heating stove,

    Cracovia 1 - living room with an original, antique heating stove,

  • Cracovia 1 - another double bedroom

    Cracovia 1 - another double bedroom

  • Cracovia 1 - kitchen. On the left door to one of the bedrooms.

    Cracovia 1 - kitchen. On the left door to one of the bedrooms.

  • Cracovia 1 - internal corridor with a big mirror

    Cracovia 1 - internal corridor with a big mirror

  • Cracovia 2 - living room/open plan kitchen

    Cracovia 2 - living room/open plan kitchen

  • Cracovia 2 - living room with a double sofa bed

    Cracovia 2 - living room with a double sofa bed

  • Cracovia 2 - double bedroom

    Cracovia 2 - double bedroom

  • Cracovia 2 - twin bedroom

    Cracovia 2 - twin bedroom

  • Cracovia 2- bathroom with a shower cubicle

    Cracovia 2- bathroom with a shower cubicle

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