The Legendary Landmark And Cultural Heart of Warsaw Since 1901
Hotel Bristol with over 100 years of exceptional history has been one of Warsaw’s landmarks and an emblem of a proud nation. The hotel is situated in one of the most prestigious locations in Warsaw on the historic and renowned Royal Route just a step away from the most fashionable street in Poland - Nowy Swiat. The majestic neo-renaissance facade of the Hotel Bristol is surrounded by the Old Town and the Royal Castle, adjacent to the Presidential Palace. The magnificent location of the hotel will captivate every explorer looking for unforgettable travelling experience and the touch of living history.
Hotel Bristol with more than a century of heritage has been always at the center of Warsaw’s cultural life, enlightening and inspiring Warsaw elite and cultural influencers to gather and discuss about art. Bristol was founded by Ignacy Paderewski - world recognized composer and piano virtuoso. Since opening of its doors has been witnessing the amplification of Polish and international cultural life. It is a place where Polish celebrated painter Wojciech Kossak had an atelier and created his finest artworks.
Jan Kiepura, Polish tenor recognized in London, Paris and Berlin, performed to masses from Bristol’s balcony and Karol Szymanowski, Polish composer used to gather with philharmonic musicians to discuss the state of Polish culture. Hotel Bristol has a tradition of being a magnet alluring artistic bohemia.
Since 1901 the hotel has been a bridge linking Poland with world’s culture and an unequalled choice for foreign most creative and acclaimed minds visiting Warsaw such as Pablo Picasso, Marlene Dietrich, Sophia Loren, Placido Domingo, Douglas Fairbanks, Artur Rubinstein, Woody Allen or Martin Scorsese.
Today Hotel Bristol reflects the traditions and rich cultural heritage of Polish land remaining invariably the pride of a nation. For over a century it has been in the heart of Poland’s rich history, spectating transformation of Warsaw into a modern-day luxury destination.
Following a meticulous and extensive restoration Hotel Bristol will offer a mesmerizing experience, reminiscent of Warsaw’s Belle Époque from beginning of 20th century coupled with contemporary comforts and conveniences, keeping its tradition of a unique, luxurious masterpiece with artistic spirit.