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Where to Stay in Warsaw

Warsaw, Poland - Architecture of the old town and visitors in Warsaw city in summer, Poland. Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland.

Poland is a beautiful destination, and a visit to Poland wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the capital city, Warsaw. The city has been destroyed and rebuilt and has come back better than ever. It’s a destination for foodies, history buffs and culture vultures.

No matter your reason for visiting Warsaw, let us help you find the best places to stay in Warsaw, Poland. No matter your budget or travel style, the perfect Warsaw accommodation is waiting for you. Fortunately, public transport in Warsaw is very good, so each neighborhood is very accessible, regardless of where you stay. 

We will cover off all types of Warsaw accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Warsaw hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Warsaw Poland 2023, the best Warsaw hotels, best places in Warsaw to visit, the best places to stay in Warsaw, hotels near Warsaw attractions, Warsaw neighborhood guide and many more. Below is a list of areas and hotels that will help with research on where to stay in Warsaw Poland!

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Old Town Warsaw – Where to Stay in Warsaw for Tourists

At the heart of the city is Old Town Warsaw, also called Stare Miasto Warsaw. As the center of Warsaw’s tourist activity, this is the best area for tourists who only have a few days to spend in Warsaw. At one point, the old town area was leveled during World War II but has been carefully rebuilt to UNESCO standards. So if you’re wondering where to stay in Warsaw as a tourist this is it!

Some of the tourist attractions in this area include the Royal Castle and the Museum of Warsaw’s History and Culture. For shopping, cafes, and clubs, head to Nowy Swiat, the main thoroughfare through Old Town and make sure to check out the Old Town Square. Choosing a hotel in Old Town Warsaw means you’ll be staying within walking distance of the best things to do in Warsaw. Below is a list of hotels in old town Warsaw Poland.

Where to Stay in Warsaw Old Town 

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Warsaw Old Town 
Kanonia Hostel & Apartments
Oki Doki OLD TOWN Hostel
Dream Hostel Warsaw
Sawa Hostel

Budget Hotels in Warsaw Old Town 
Hotel Mazowiecki
Lama Rooms
Apartamenty Zgoda Warszawa by DeSilva
Logos Hotel

Mid range Hotels in Warsaw Old Town 
Stone Steps Apartments
Ego Apartments
P&O Apartments – Miodowa
Ibis Warszawa Stare Miasto – Old Town

Family Friendly Hotels in Warsaw Old Town 
Raffles Europejski Warsaw
Bez Kantow Boutique Rooms
Sofitel Warsaw Victoria Hotel
Hetman Hotel

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Warsaw Old Town 
Luxury Apartments Mondrian Market Square I
Hotel Bellotto
Mamaison Hotel Le Regina Warsaw
Hotel Bristol

Warsaw / Poland. Warsaw square panorama from red brick surface. Touristic place in center of old city of Warsaw. Old houses in Warsaw. Panorama of central part of Warsaw

New Town Warsaw – Where to Stay in Warsaw on a Budget

The other half of Warsaw’s central district, Sródmiescie, is New Town, or Nowe Miasto. This area dates back to the 15th century, and may even be older than Old Town, despite the name! The area is built around the New Town Market Place, a public square.

New Town has the advantage of being a five-minute walk from Old Town, with far fewer crowds of tourists, and therefore it’s a bit more budget-friendly as well. Several large parks in this area also make New Town a family-friendly neighborhood of Warsaw.

Where to Stay in Warsaw New Town 

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Warsaw New Town 
Patchwork Warsaw Hostel
Indigo Rooms
Hostel Smolna
New World St. Hostel

Budget Hotels in Warsaw New Town 
Palm Aparts Warsaw
Sen Pszczoly Loft Hotel
Apartamenty Zgoda Warszawa by DeSilva

Mid range Hotels in Warsaw New Town 
Sofitel Warsaw Victoria Hotel
No4 Residence
Chopin Boutique B&B
Royal Route Residence

Family Friendly Hotels in Warsaw New Town 
4th Floor Bed and Breakfast
Hotel Indigo Warsaw – Nowy Swiat
Mercure Warsaw Grand
Sheraton Grand Warsaw

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Warsaw New Town 
H15 Boutique Hotel
Hotel Warszawa
Warsaw Marriott Hotel
InterContinental Warszawa

Warsaw - New Year trees, central square. The old part of town.

Mokotow – Where to Stay in Warsaw for Nightlife

Just south of Warsaw city center, Mokotow is a very “local” neighborhood, meaning you won’t find a lot of tourists, or tourist attractions here. There are several parks, including Park Morskie Oko, home to Szuster Palace and a statue of Jan Matejko.

This is the best place to stay in Warsaw for nightlife and is also a great destination for foodies. There are tons of great restaurants serving up all kinds of cuisines, including amazing Polish food. Best of all the area is well connected to the city center by public transport. 

Where to Stay in Mokotow

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Mokotow
Planet Hostel
Hostel Marszalkowska
Lwowska 11 Hostel
Chillout Hostel

Budget Hotels in Mokotow
Lofthotel Przychodnia
Fox Center Rooms
Osir Polna Hotel
Hidden Peak

Mid range Hotels in Mokotow
MDM Hotel
Novotel Warszawa Centrum
Mercure Warsaw Grand
B&B Autor Rooms

Family Friendly Hotels in Mokotow
Hotel Belwederski
Polonia Palace Hotel
Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre
Reytan Hotel

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Mokotow
Sheraton Grand Warsaw
P&O Apartments Metro Centrum
Hotel Warszawa
InterContinental Warszawa

Warsaw, Poland. Apartment buildings in the "Fort Cze" investment in Warsaws Mokotow district. The entire estate is considered one of the most attractive locations on the map of Warsaw

Praga – Where to Stay in Warsaw for Younger Travellers

Praga is an up and coming neighborhood on the east bank of the River Vistula. Interestingly, the name means “burned” as this area was originally a forest that was burned down to make way for development in the 15th century. Today, it’s an artistic area that is popular with young travellers seeking a local experience.

There are many alternative bars and restaurants, as well as several industrial buildings that are being repurposed into lofts and multi-use areas. Old Town Warsaw is just across the river, making this a convenient location for visitors to Warsaw.

Where to Stay in Praga

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Praga
VAVA Hostel
ApartHostel Warszawa
Hostel Fabryka
Hostel Maxim

Budget Hotels in Praga
Dedek Park
Logos Hotel
Szmulson
4th Floor Bed and Breakfast

Mid range Hotels in Praga
ARTHOTEL STALOWA 52
Warsaw River View
Stone Steps Apartments
P&O Serviced Apartments Soho Factory

Family Friendly Hotels in Praga
Hetman Hotel
Hit Hotel
Lama Rooms
Moxy Warsaw Praga

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Praga
Luxury Apartments Mondrian Market Square I
Hotel Bristol
Hotel Bellotto
Raffles Europejski Warsaw

Warsaw, Poland - Row of old garages in front of residential buildings in Praga North district of Warsaw city

Powisle – Where to Stay in Warsaw for Foodies

Across the river from Praga is the area called Powisle, another hip area to stay in Warsaw. Where factories and warehouses once stood, designers and stylists have moved in. Like Praga, Powisle has an alternative, artistic side, but holds some tourist attractions as well.

The Copernicus Science Center is one of the best things to do in Warsaw, with interactive exhibits and a planetarium. Warsaw’s Museum of Modern Art is also in Powisle. In the summertime, locals, and tourists alike flock to the Vistula Boulevards, a riverfront area with food stalls and festivals. At the west edge of the district sits the Presidential Palace on Krakowskie Przedmieście.

Where to Stay in Powisle

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Powisle
Tatamka Hostel
Sawa Hostel
Inbed Hostel

Budget Hotels in Powisle
Logos Hotel
Micro Apartments Kazou Residence
Hotel Mazowiecki
Apartamenty Zgoda Warszawa by DeSilva

Mid range Hotels in Powisle
Warsaw River View
Motel One Warszawa Chopin
SleepWell Apartments Ordynack
Hotel SixtySix

Family Friendly Hotels in Powisle
4th Floor Bed and Breakfast
Bez Kantow Boutique Rooms
Royal Route Residence
Aparthotel Nowy Swiat 28

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Powisle
Hotel Bristol
Raffles Europejski Warsaw
Hotel Warszawa
Hotel Bellotto

Warsaw, Poland - The central facade of the University Library in Warsaw.

Mirow – Where to Stay in Warsaw for Business Travellers

Southwest of the city center, Mirow is one of the more modern neighborhoods of Warsaw. With sleek glass skyscrapers, Mirow has many global hotel brands that are popular with business travellers. There’s also a convention center in the neighborhood, which is well connected by public transport. Zelazna is the main road running through Mirow, and where you can find several restaurants. 

Where to Stay in Mirow

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Mirow
Hipstel Hostel
Warsaw Hostel Centrum
El Hostel
AB Hostel

Budget Hotels in Mirow
Platinum Towers Country 2 Country
Gieldowa Erapartments
Warsawrent Apartamenty Centralna
Hotel Mazowiecki

Mid range Hotels in Mirow
Chopin Apartments Mennica
Mennica Residence
Chopin Apartments Platinum
Radisson Collection Hotel Warsaw

Family Friendly Hotels in Mirow
Leonardo Royal Hotel Warsaw
Mint Rooms Serviced Aptartments
Platinum Residence
ibis Styles Warszawa City

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Mirow
Hilton Warsaw Hotel & Convention Centre
The Westin Warsaw
InterContinental Warszawa

Warsaw, Poland - Parish of Saint Andrew the Apostle on Mirow - Roman Catholic parish in Warsaw the downtown deanery. Supported by archdiocesan priests. The parish was erected in 1774. The church built in the nineteenth century.

Wilanow – Where to Stay in Warsaw for Relaxation

Wilanow occupies a large area south of the city that surrounds Wilanow Palace. Often called the Polish Versailles, Wilanow Palace miraculously survived all conflicts and wars that destroyed most of the rest of Warsaw. The park surrounding the palace hosts a summer concert series.

The gardens, and palace, are quite beautiful. The surrounding area is suburban and quiet, a popular destination for wealthy Polish travelers. If you are looking for a quiet area just outside the city, this is a good choice for you. 

Where to Stay in Wilanow

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Wilanow
Classic Hostel

Budget Hotels in Wilanow
MarcoPolo House
Centrum Konferencyjno-Apartamentowe Mrowka

Mid range Hotels in Wilanow
Platinum Hotel & Residence
Apartments Wilanow

Family Friendly Hotels in Wilanow
Hotel Wilanow Warszawa by DeSilva
Hotel Na Uboczu

Warsaw / Poland - Royal Wilanow Palace in Warsaw. Residence of King John III Sobieski

Saska Kępa – Where to Stay in Warsaw with Family

South of Praga is the area called Saska Kępa. Park Skaryszewski, one of the largest parks in Warsaw is located here and contains several lakes, rivers, and recreational opportunities. Saska Kępa is also home to PGE Narodowy, a national arena for sports and events.

The neighborhood is full of pre-War mansions, many of which are now foreign embassies and consulates. This is a really nice residential neighborhood, perfect for travelers seeking a family-friendly hotels in Warsaw. 

Where to Stay in Saska Kępa

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Saska Kępa
Adventura Hostel
Hostel Wiselka
Lull Hostel
Inbed Hostel

Budget Hotels in Saska Kępa
Animrumru
LL20

Mid range Hotels in Saska Kępa
Dedek Park
ibis Styles Warszawa Centrum
Hotel Lazienkowski
Warsaw River View

Family Friendly Hotels in Saska Kępa
4th Floor Bed and Breakfast
Chopin Boutique B&B
Hotel Indigo Warsaw – Nowy Swiat

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Saska Kępa
Sheraton Grand Warsaw
Hotel Warszawa
H15 Boutique Hotel
P&O Apartments Metro Centrum

Warsaw, Poland. National football stadium in Warsaw. PGE Narodowy. Sunny day with a blue sky.

Warsaw Airport – Where to Stay in Warsaw near the Airport

The Warsaw Airport is on the southeast side of the city. The city center is a 20-minute drive or 35 minutes by public transport. If you need a budget-friendly area with lots of hotels and you don’t mind commuting into the city to explore, then you can find several good hotel choices near the airport. 

Where to Stay in Warsaw Airport

Budget Hotels in Warsaw Airport
Hampton by Hilton Warsaw Airport
Airport Hotel Okecie
Sangate Hotel Airport
Vienna House Mokotow Warsaw

Mid range Hotels in Warsaw Airport
Four Points by Sheraton Warsaw Mokotow
Executive Suites Mokotow
Hampton by Hilton Warsaw Mokotow

Family Friendly Hotels in Warsaw Airport
Sangate Hotel Airport
Renaissance Warsaw Airport Hotel

Warsaw, Poland - Interior of Warsaw Chopin Airport in Warsaw city, view with WizzAir check ins on background

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Where to Stay in Warsaw

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Where to Stay in Warsaw

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