Ester is a boutique, four-star hotel situated in the very heart of Cracow’s Kazimierz at 20 Szeroka St., ten minutes walk away from Cracow’s bustling Market Square and the Wawel Royal Castle. Because of its location, the hotel is a perfect base for both leisure and business travellers, who feel like seeing the beauty of this part of the city and experiencing its unusual atmosphere with lots of street cafés and restaurants, inviting visitors during all year.
Hotel offers accommodation for 73 guests in 32 spacious and comfortable single or double/twin rooms as well as rooms with a higher standard and a suite. There is a possibility make 11 rooms for triple-use by adding some extra beds. All rooms have a comfortable bathroom with shower or bathtub to choose, individually controlled air conditioning, safe, satellite TV, LCD TV, telephone, mini bar, complimentary mineral water and coffee/tea making facilities. In all rooms and throughout the property there is free wireless Internet access.
Both the building and rooms are entirely accessible for people with disabilities.
Ester Restaurant serves exquisite dishes of Polish and Jewish cuisine and rich selection of wines. Live music evenings, which are growing in popularity, are held here. In the summer garden café is open. Breakfast is served from 7:00 to 11:00. Dinners are also available.
The Ester Hotel offers also air-conditioned conference and banquet rooms in historic, stylized cellars. In the theatre setting, the hall accommodates up to 45-50 people and up to 30 people in the banquet setting. The rooms are equipped with: a screen, projector, flipchart, sound system, two additional rooms, sanitary facilities.
Reception is opened 24/7. Check-in is possible from 14:00, check-out until 12:00. Luggage storage is complimentary.
The bus cannot drive up to the hotel but it can stop just 120 m away. There is a paid bus park.
The closest bus/tram stop is ca. 250 m from the hotel. PKP/PKS (railway/bus station) is 2 km away, the distance to the airport is ca. 17 km.
The hotel offers a wide range of optional tours for groups and individual guests to such places as Salt Mine in Wieliczka, Auschwitz-Birkenau, Czestochowa or Zakopane.
City tax is no charged in Cracow. No deposit from the guests on the spot is needed.