Holiday in a luxury boutique hotel in Slovakia with Small Luxury Hotels of the World and explore the pristine snowy peaks and ski slopes of the Tatras. At Roman Empire outpost Trencin, historic, hilltop remains await your discovery.
Luxury city breaks in Slovakia
Bratislava, Slovakia’s boutique capital spectacularly straddling the Danube invites you to stroll amid the pastel-coloured, rococo façades of its cobbled Old Town. In the Primate’s Palace, enjoy a chamber orchestra performance beneath the sumptuous high ceilings and visual twists of the Hall of Mirrors. The Baroque Grassalkovich Palace is the luxury Habsburg home of Slovakia’s president. Inside Hungarian Art Nouveau masterpiece, St Elizabeth’s Church, you can admire exotic Oriental-style blue glazed mosaics.
Luxury ski breaks in Slovakia
Head to the Tatras for luxury boutique chalets set amid the stark, unspoiled slopes of Jasna. Natural thermal springs and luxurious indoor spas are the perfect restorative following a day’s skiing. Explore the surrounding National Park and its rich wildlife of chamois, imperial eagles and lynx. If you take the cable car to the Chopak Caves, you’ll enter a world of fragile beauty and bizarre configurations of ice. Inside hear your whispers reverberate around the natural acoustic wonder that is the subterranean Bystrica Cathedral.
Luxury fairytale retreats in Slovakia
There is romance aplenty at spectacular Spis Castle. At this former seat of medieval Hungarian royalty, Gothic, Renaissance and Romanesque styles comingle in one of Europe’s largest castles. Contemporary filmmakers favour Disney-esque Bojnice Castle, modeled by Magyar aristocrats on the French castles of the Loire. Straddling the border with Austria, Devin Castle empowers visitors with its unique setting over the Danube and appears to reign over the dramatic landscape around it.
Holiday in a luxury boutique hotel in Slovakia with Small Luxury Hotels of the World. You’ll be pampered with local vinotherapy treatments and savour the gastronomic riches of the Danube.