The Grandhotel Brno is a traditional four star hotel. Located opposite Brno’s Main Railway Station only a few steps away from historic sights such as Spilberk Castle, commercial center and International Fair ground, Brno is situated in a picturesque countryside, surrounded on three sides by wooded hills and opening to the Southern Moravian lowlands to the south of the city.
In the north, the city is guarded by the foothills of the Drahany and Bohemian-Moravian ranges.
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A romantic hotel in the historical part of Brno with excellent cuisine on the basis of Italian and French specialities. The interior decorations are supplemented with antique furniture and a set of paintings of both modern and old artists. Hotel Royal Ricc is an original baroque house that was built in 1596. It was completely renovated in 1998.
The hotel is situated in the heart of Brno city, five minutes’ walking distance from the very famous St. Peter's and St. Paul's cathedral. There are many historical monuments and places of interest like Špilberk, a royal castle from the 13th century, and St. James, which is a late Gothic church.
Brno is the second largest city in Czech Republic. Nowadays, it is an important industrial and business centre, thanks to the Brno Exhibition Centre.
The house, designed by the famous architect Antonin Blazek, was built in a Historicism style in 1893. In 1902 the owner at the time, an outstanding hotelier Karel Moravec enlarged the house in Art Nouveau style and made it the most popular hotel in Brno.
One of the indisputable asset of the hotel is its position at the very centre of downtown Brno, under the Spilberk Castle, just off the pedestrian area but with easy acces by car and possibility of parking for cars and buses.
Last update: 2012-02-07