Warsaw's cultural side
There is little doubt that Warsaw is the cultural heart of Poland, and this spirited capital draws on its deep well of history to offer up a wealth of experiences. From the renowned museums and Old Town, to the sobering intrigue of Jewish Warsaw, there is more than enough to satiate your inner culture vulture.
A stay in the heart of the city will ensure a convenient location from which to explore every last cultural nook. Hotels and lodging in the area range from 5-star luxury to quaint B&Bs with exceptional personalised service. Rates run the gamut, ensuring a place to stay for all types of traveller.
For something a bit more light hearted
If trendy cafes, edgy art scenes and sleek, modern restaurants are more along your lines, Warsaw has you covered. Along with its rich culture, the city is home to a burgeoning blend of venues and establishments that emphasise the perfect blend of youthful exuberance and contemporary sophistication.
The Praga district may be a bit rough around the edges, but it's quickly becoming Warsaw's up-and-coming scene for the newest clubs, restaurants and galleries. What's better is the selection of budget-friendly hotels, such as Best Western and Ibis, offering comfortable accommodation close to such sites as Tram Party and Bazar Rozyckiego (shopping).
The greener pastures of Warsaw
Warsaw may be the capital of Poland with the bustle of the largest population in the country, but it isn't without its fair share of natural beauty. The city is home to many parks and historic palaces set amidst immaculate gardens, providing respite from the usual to-and-fro. A visit to the Lazienki Park and Palace Complex, Multimedia Fountain Park or Warsaw Zoo will have you appreciating the flora and fauna of Warsaw.
A handful of hotels along the banks of the Wisla offer up easy access to Warsaw's natural attractions on both sides of the river. The 5-star Mamaison Hotel Le Regina Warsaw is a great choice, especially when considering its reasonable rates. Across the river, the Hetman Hotel offers budget-friendly rooms close to Skaryszewski Park.