Cheap with a pioneering feel. Kasprowy Wierch easily the standout area
Kasprowy Wierch / Photo: Steve Dowle
The town has a centralised pedestrian street which in the day has cheap eats and more silly hat stalls than you would think possible. This is also the place to head at night for a few beers. Rosters have: burgers, beer and waitress’s in tight t-shirts and red hot pant. Krakorviacy I Gorale restaurant is a meat feast with huge bits of meat cooked on an open grill, there’s also a mad Polish band playing most nights, which goes down with most locals downing their cutlery and giving it up on the dance floor. For lodging, www.sunshineworld.co.uk a British based company, run Holidays for all budgets and include transfers and instruction, or for more info check out www.zakopane-life.com . The Hotel Belvedere is Zakopane's top five star hotel it's cheap compared to its western equivalents.