Meandering around the cobbled streets of Bratislava’s Old Town, visitors will soon spot Bratislava Castle towering over the city from its spot in the Little Carpathians mountain range.
Dating back to prehistoric times, its position in the centre of Europe made it a strategically significant fortress. These days, Bratislava Castle is one of the city’s most treasured attractions and acts as a meeting place for the National Council of the Slovak Republic as well as a home to important archaeological finds belonging to the Slovak National Museum.
With so much to take in at Bratislava Castle and the surrounding Old Town visitors looking to pack in as much as possible should stay at the Radisson Blu Carlton Hotel, Bratislava. Found right on Hviezdoslav Square in the Old Town, this hotel in Bratislava city blends right in with its surroundings.
Best views over Bratislava
Bratislava’s architecture is made up of an eclectic mix of old and new, and its collection of baroque palaces, impressive cathedrals and castles (Devin Castle and Bratislava Castle), have earned it the title of ‘the beauty on the Danube’. Bratislava Caste is the best spot to enjoy sweeping views over the whole city.
Radisson Blu Carlton Hotel, Bratislava
The Radisson Blu Carlton Hotel, Bratislava offers guests sumptuous surroundings right in the midst of the Old Town and overlooking the State Opera. Housed in an original 1850s building, it’s been restored to its former glory with elegant, modern rooms and the famous Mirror Bar with its Art Nouveau décor.