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Globtroter Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a multi-story walkup not initially easy to find. It is at the end of a courtyard behind two security doors. I found the decor very dark. The staff was sometimes helpful and sometimes not. Their English skills varied from quite limited to quite good. Their customer service attitude was not entirely friendly--they offered clipped impatient answers when we...

Thank Philip K
Denver, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location, but relatively spartan accommodations. Noise was an issue, some of which was due to the ideal location, some of which was due to the building age and lack of insulation. Extremely friendly and accommodating staff.

Thank Andrew S
GlobtroterStaff, Manager at Globtroter Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, Thank you for your opinion. Indeed, our place is not a high standard accommodation. That is for sure and we do not claim it is different. However, in my modest opinion 'spartan' is a bit to strong term. We offer rather basic but still reasonable conditions. The building is old but like all bulidings in the Old Town...

Prince George, British Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Great guest house is in a great central location. Staff is extremely helpful and courteous..knowledgeable and speak English. Our room was clean and the beds were comfortable. We heard the bells in the distance, but otherwise street noise could not be heard. The rooms were well appointed and a fridge near our room had space for all to share-it...

Thank JoLang1
GlobtroterStaff, Manager at Globtroter Guest House, responded to this review

Dear JoLang1, Thank you for your review. We really appreciate your nice words. Hope to see you again at the Globtroter Guest! :) Marek (Manager)

Reviewed 13 April 2017

I booked this place due to its modest price & proximity to the old Market square. It's great for those two reasons. Got the tip from Steves guide book. It's tucked in a quiet square beside the fabulous Market square. A line of taxis parked along our entrance was a definite plus. Security was good. There was a long walkway...

1Thank McGaga
GlobtroterStaff, Manager at Globtroter Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Mr McGaga, I am really said reading your review. So many negative remarks. It is really surprising you have been waiting so long to share these opinions cause the owner of the hotel had his leg broken in October 2016 so it is 6 months already after your stay. I assume from your text that besides the TV set...

Ripley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic guest house in a great location. The staff are friendly and happy to help. The helped to arrange excursions Robbie picked up from out side, was a great service. The rooms are great sizes and very clean. A lovely place to stay.

1Thank Thegiggirl
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Globtroter Hotel, All staff speak English and are very helpful. It is very well priced, centrally located, and with room heating controlled by you, clean, friendly and secure. In the still of the night in this quiet location you can hear the church bell striking the hours and the Trumpeter at St Mary's in Rynek Glowny (Main Square). I have...

1Thank sirloinlr
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This was a great guest house with really helpful staff and the location was perfect. The rooms are large and comfortable and you couldn't want anything else for the price. The rooms all come with a kettle for making tea or coffee. Highly recommended.

1Thank Fish98766
Bradford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Great location just off the main square. Not luxurious but has everything you need. It is clean and quiet. The reception staff are fabulous, always eager to help and spoke perfect English. Great value for money.

1Thank Steven D
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The location is really nice; very close to the main square but just enough away that it isn't crowded and noisy. The rooms are quaint and exceptionally clean. If you are looking for something upscale and modern then look somewhere else. The building is older but that is what makes it so charming. The rooms have dark old timber beams...

1Thank Sheila F
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I was there with my mother, we stayed there for 3 nights. The style is very antique and we liked it a lot, for example there was a Singer sewing machine table. The staff was really nice and helped us a lot. The location is great, right in the old town. If you're looking for a modern hotel this is...

1Thank Gital P

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Globtroter is located in a quiet courtyard in The Heart of The Old Town-80 yds from The Main Square. Our friendly, multi-lingual staff will do their utmost to make you feel that our home is your home. We provide you with comfortable rooms, all with en-suite bathroom, TV and telephone. Internet access and safe is also provided. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Globtroter Guest House

Address: Pl. Szczepanski 7/15, Krakow 31-011, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
Price Range: ₹ 3,294 - ₹ 6,019 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Globtroter Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Our room faced the courtyard and was quiet.”
JoLang1, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed by the courtyard, ground level”
McGaga, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are a light sleeper you might request a top floor room as you can hear footsteps in the rooms above.”
sheilaf70, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose away from the front block due to nightclub noise”
holidayer73, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is on a quieter courtyard off the main street. Noise should be minimal any time of year.”
Hatchetfish, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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