Our opinion… Step into luxury when you enter Marrol’s Boutique Hotel. Since opening the hotel has consistently been rated as one of the top hotels in Europe.
Location… Perfectly located in the historical heart of the city just a few minutes walk from the Danube.
Accommodation… The superior bedrooms come with individual heating and air-conditioning systems, high speed internet access and WiFi, free laptop borrowing, more than 100 free premium satellite channels, minibar, coffee and tea making facilities, iron and ironing board, laptop size safe, bathrobes and slippers.
Facilities… The Messina restaurant offers a range of international cuisine
Transport… Close to many public transport links
Our opinion… This is a small elegant hotel positioned in a beautiful 13th century building in the city centre.
Location… Frantiskanska 3, Stare Mesto, 811 01. Only 50 metres from the Main Square and the Old Town Hall. Guests are also within easy reach of restaurants, bars, shops, clubs and public transport.
Accommodation… 34 opulently furnished rooms are enhanced by luxurious marble bathrooms.
Our opinion… A high quality hotel in a good location.
Location… Hviezdoslavovo Nam 3 Bratislava, 81102. Situated in the heart of city, within walking distance of Hviezdoslavovo Square, St. Martin's Cathedral, and Primate's Palace. Also nearby are New Bridge and Bratislava Castle.
Accommodation… 170 air-conditioned guestrooms. Bathrooms offer shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries.
Facilities… The Savoy Restaurant serves fresh salads, sandwiches and Italian pasta dishes, plus delicacies of international cuisine and desserts. During summer the restaurant boasts an outdoor terrace where you can enjoy superb views of the National Opera and Hviezdoslav Square.
Our opinion… A good value base from which to discover the city.
Location… Hodžovo námestie 568/2, 816 25. Crowne Plaza Bratislava is in the heart of Bratislava, within walking distance of Presidential Palace and Primate's Palace. Also nearby are St. Martin's Cathedral and Bratislava Castle.
Accommodation… 224 rooms furnished with neutral colours and white linens.
Facilities… Health Center and Spa with indoor pool, sauna & gym. Relax in the Cocktail Lounge or Cigar Lounge with coffees, evening cocktails & whiskeys. Enjoy breakfast & dinner at the Fresh! restaurant which also offers a New Gluten free menu.
Transport… Arrive in style along the River Danube, with boats from Vienna taking 1 hour. Bratislava Airport is 8km away and Vienna International Airport is 35 minutes by taxi.
Our opinion… A lovely modern hotel ideal for exploring Bratislava.
Location… This hotel is located in the city centre, next to the Presidential Palace and only a stroll away from the Staré Mesto pedestrian shopping and historical area, with its restaurants, bars, nightspots and tourist centre, on the Danube riverside.
Accommodation… Rooms are tastefully furnished in warm colours. Amenities include a mini-bar, safe and LCD flat-screen TV with satellite/cable channels. En-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower and a hairdryer.
Austria Trend Hotel
Our opinion...Austria Trend Hotel is a newly built, modern hotel in a central location by the bustling Obchodna Street. An ideal base for exploring the city.
Location... Situated at the entrance to the pedestrian precinct, the hotel is within walking distance of Presidential Palace, Namestie Slobody, and Primate's Palace. Also nearby are Frantiskanske Square and Hlavne Square.
Accommodation…Modern, fresh and well designed, all 199 en suite rooms offer all the amenities you would expect, including air conditioning, Free WiFi, TV, safe, minibar & telephone.
Our opinion… A lovely hotel reopened in 2012 after complete renovation. Great locatation on the banks of the Danube River.
Location… Riecna 4, Stare Mesto, 81102. Just 50 meters from the National Gallery. Within walking distance of New Bridge and St. Martin's Cathedral. Also nearby are Primate's Palace and Bratislava Castle.
Accommodation… The 88 air-conditioned rooms come with coffee and tea making facilities, a flat-screen TV, safe and free Wi-Fi. Bathrooms offer showers with rainfall showerheads, hair dryers, and complimentary toiletries.
Facilities… Heated indoor pool, a Finnish sauna and a steam bath.
The wonderful restaurant serves specialities from France and Slovakia. Snacks and desserts are also available in the lobby bar.
Our opinion… A modern hotel in a lovely central location.
Location… Rybné nám 1 Bratislava, 811 02. The hotel is conveniently situated both in the historical city centre, as well as in the business district, surrounded by the Baroque palaces of the Old Town.
Accommodation… The hotel has 276 guest bedrooms, all rooms are modern on design, fully air-conditioned, mini bar, telephone, satellite TV and movie channel.
Facilities… The hotel also has two restaurants, the Café Viennois and Ristorante Italiano as well as the Amadeus Bar. There is also a fitness centre located on the first floor, which has a swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and solarium.
Transport… It is a one minute walk to the nearest bus stop.
Mercure Bratislava Centrum
Our opinion... Mercure Bratislava Centrum is a luxury design hotel situated in the heart of Bratislava.
Location... The hotel is located in the city centre within 10 minutes walk from the Bratislava castle, the downtown pedestrian shopping area and many attractions.
Accommodation... 175 pop-art inspired rooms are available, with queen sized or twin beds. Semi-transparent ensuite bathrooms make the rooms spacious and airy.
Facilities... The Signature Restaurant offers a fresh perspective on traditional Slovak cuisine, in combination with diverse tastes from all over the world. The Signature Bar offers a full range of drinks, including the Grand Vins Mercure wine list.
Transport... The hotel is visible from the square in front of Main train station (Hlavna stanica).
Our opinion… A great hotel for those seeking affordable quality and a a good level of service at all times.
Location… Bajkalská 748/25A, 825 03. 5km from the city centre but with excellent transport links within easy reach.
Accommodation… All of the 166 rooms are air-conditioned and have coffee and tea-making facilities. All rooms are furnished in the standard Holiday Inn style.
Facilities… Guests have access to an indoor pool, gym and sauna. The Brasseria restaurant serves Slovak and international cuisine.
Transport… A bus to the city centre stops 200 metres away. 5km from the airport.
Ibis Bratislava Centrum
Our opinion… Hotel Ibis Bratislava Centrum is ideally located in the heart of the city. Historical sights, shops, bars and restaurants are just a short walk away.
Location… There are many great attractions nearby, including Bratislava Castle, St. Martin's Cathedral, New Bridge and Primate's Palace, Slavin Monument and Jewish Museum.
Accommodation… The hotel has 120 comfortable rooms, with modern stylish furnishings. Rooms are equipped with en suite bathroom, air conditioning, heating, direct dial telephone, internet connection, satellite TV, alarm clock and radio.
Facilities… La Table Restaurant offers extensive dishes of both regional and international cuisine together with the fresh salad; a buffet breakfast is served every morning from 4am to 12 noon. Le Bar is a traditional drinks bar with snacks, and is the perfect place for guests to sit back and relax after a long day.
Our opinion… A modern hotel offering the basics at a good value price.
Location… Pri Starom Mýte 1, Nove Mesto, 83101.The Polus City shopping and entertainment centre is 4 tram stops away and the Old Town of Bratislava can be easily reached by tram within 20 minutes.
Accommodation… 71 en suite rooms with bold decor.
Facilities… Slovak and international cuisine is served in the restaurant.