Gold medalist swimming Olympian, Michael Klim retorted, 'People have been writing us off, people who don't have the knowledge or expertise.' While he was referring to the swimming competition, the same could be said about his origin land, Gdynia of Poland. Not enough credit is given to the city of Gdynia as a tourist destination. As its motto says, 'Smile, you're in Gdynia', the town has the capacity to entertain visitors and leave them wanting more. Not only is the city a creative blend of modern infrastructure and historical monuments such as the 13th century St Michael the Archangel's Church, it is also surrounded by hills and coastlines, proving to be quite a surreal sight. Being one of the few cities that is able to present its visitors with the view of nature amidst the concrete jungle, hotels in Gdynia are promoting the skyline as the highlight of the city.
Staying Cheap in Gdynia
Set up with 55 pleasantly furnished rooms with en-suite bathrooms, Antares Hotel is the industry leader under the cheap hotel category. Guests are able to enjoy satellite TV, free internet access as well as a 24 hour guarded parking lot. Shuttle bus, laundry, and airport transportation services are available too. Ideally located to Orlowo Pier, Dar Pomorza - Oddzial Centralnego Muzeum Morskiego and the latest innovation of Jump City Trampoline Park, vacationers will have a tough time planning out their itinerary to visit all the attractions. If you prefer a native Gdynia hotel, Hotel Dom Marynarza is located just further down the pier and is suitable for museum lovers. The Okret Muzeum ORP Blyskawica and The Polish Naval Museum are both in close proximity. At this cheap hotel, you may enjoy a no frills buffet breakfast accompanied by the sea view.
Luxury Accommodation in Gdynia
Given that Gdynia is a maze of modern architecture set upon scenic views, it might be wise to loosen the purse strings a little and stay in Hotel Rozany Gaj, which is also an authentic Gdynia hotel. This hotel is surrounded by much greenery, blending into the neighboring seaside villas. Bright shades of beige, warm brown and pure whiteness further highlights the modern and elegant interior design. This upscale hotel in Gdynia sets itself on the highest threshold of the city's tourism industry, allowing guests to kick back and absorb the glorious view of the horizon especially during sun set.
Activities & Sights in Gdynia
The city of Gdynia boasts of activities across all categories. A laid back tourist may visit museums such as the Dar Pomorza - Oddzial Centralnego Muzeum Morskiego, The Okret Muzeum ORP Blyskawica and The Polish Naval Museum or they may choose to talk a casual and relaxing stroll at Kepa Redlowska & Klif Orlowski or spend some romantic time at the Orlowo Pier. If you are more of an explorer with loads of energy to burn, test your agility at the Jump City Trampoline Park. Such attractions are in great demand and are taking the world by storm. If you have any enthusiasm left, take a trip to the Adventure Park Gdynia, which is bound to leave you depleted physically but satisfied mentally.