The best of Prague travel tips

The best of Prague: Travel tips & places to stay in Prague

To help you have a great trip to Prague here is our “Best of Prague” – travel tips about the best things to do in Prague and the best places to stay in Prague.  I’ve collated the Prague travel tips of the Europe a la Carte blogging team and done some research into the best places to stay in Prague which receive good feedback from guests. Prague is featured our the best cities in Europe to visit post.


Prague by Panoramas

Best Things to do in Prague

Amanda enjoyed Pedalling Under Charles Bridge along the River Vltava, giving the city a different perspective.

Best Prague travel tips and places to stay in Prague

Charles Bridge by Jim Linwood

Neha outlines a Kafka Trail following in the footsteps of the Czech writer by going to his favourite cafe, his childhood home, his tomb and the Kafka Museum.

Best Prague travel tips and places to stay in Prague

Kafka House, Prague by luisvilla

Suchi reckons that getting up at dawn around 4am will give you some great photos of sunrise over the city and you won’t be jostling with other tourists to get that perfect shot.

Prague at dawn by suchi

The John Lennon Wall is a tribute to the former Beatle who died in 1980.  Neha describes how what started as a protest against the Communist regime is now adorned with messages of peace.

Best Prague travel tips and places to stay in Prague

John Lennon Wall, Prague by jon

Suchi recommends a walk up Petrin Hill as a great spot for views over Prague and to escape for all the tourists in the city centre.  The Petrin Cafe half way up the hill is very good.

View over Prague from Petrin Hill by donaldjudge

Neha describes the Prague Museum of Communism as a fascinating insight into the Communist era.

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Prague Museum of Communism by Mark Surman

Marcus advises that the Jewish Museum of Prague is a collection if six sites and you can only take photos at the Old Jewish Cemetery.

Best Prague travel tips and places to stay in Prague

Old Jewish Cemetery Prague by kyle simourd

Best Prague Day Trips

If you have any time to venture beyond the city here are our travel tips for the best Prague day trips.

Suchi recommends some chilling beauty in the bone church at  Kutna Hora.

Best Prague travel tips and places to stay in Prague

Bone chandelier by lyng833

Cesky Krumlov is christened a super scenic Czech town by Amanda.

Prague travel tips and the best places to stay in Prague

Cesky Krumlov by Amanda Kendle

Best Places to Stay in Prague

These 11 places to stay in Prague receive consistently high ratings from guests.  I’ve added links to  a hotel price comparison site from each property, so you can find the best prices at each place to stay in Prague.

Budget Hotels in Prague

The 2 star Pension Jana Domov Mladeze is close to the Exhibition Centre, its cheapest rooms have shared bathrooms.

Park Hotel Praha is located close The National Gallery of Modern Art and Stromovka Park.

Best Prague travel tips and places to stay in Prague

Stromovka Park by vigour

The City Partner Hotel Victoria is situated near the Vitkov Memorial.

Mid-range hotels in Prague

The Czech Inn Hostel is a bit of a misnomer as all it’s all private rooms with ensuite bathrooms. It’s located on a main tram route into the city centre.

Best places to stay in Prague

Czech Inn Hostel by kalleboo

The Seifert Hotel Prague is a mile from Wenceslas Square.

The Archibald City Hotel Prague is a modern architect designed hotel.

Luxury Hotels in Prague

The five star Aria Hotel is next to Charles Bridge.

The Alchymist Grand Hotel & Spa is a five star property close to Charles Bridge. The centrally located five star boutique

The Golden Well Hotel Prague has a garden and roof terrace.

best places to stay in Prague

View from roof terrace at Golden Well Hotel Prague by monroet21

Apartments in Prague

Arcadia Residence offers studios and 1 & 2 bedrooms apartments with kitchen areas, close to the Old Town.

Tower 2 Apartment Prague offers studio apartments a 15 minute walk from the city centre with free internet connection.

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