The Esplanade Zagreb Hotel, situated in the heart of this historic city, is an art deco icon revered throughout the region and lauded for its impeccable standards of service. The hotel is surrounded with beautiful art deco buildings, green park with fountain, historic railway station, underground shopping centre, fitness park and an amazing botanical garden.
Hotel is just two minutes away from the railway station and tram station. Fifteen minutes walking distance to the main square, shopping area and lively streets filled with coffee shops and restaurants. In a near distance you can find many attractions such as Art Pavilion, National Opera House – an Austro-Hungarian masterpiece with original features from an imperial era, Archaeological Museum and Mimara Museum with a wide collection of art from across the world.
Be sure to visit
Museum of Broken Relationships – a global exhibit that has its home in Zagreb and was voted the Most Innovative European Museum of 2011 by the European Museum Forum. The Upper Town – Gornji Grad is just 20 minutes walk from the hotel.
Dating back to medieval times with the attractions of Lotrscak Tower, St. Mark’s church, the Sabor (Parliament), Stone Gate, The Zagreb City Museum, the oldest city’s pharmacy, Ban’s Palace, Bloody Bridge Alley, the Open air theatre Histrion and the astonishing neo-gothic cathedral.
The wonderfully picturesque market Dolac is close as well and worth visiting in morning hours when it’s full of farmers offering fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, fish and homemade cheese, domestic wine and other delicious products. Take a walk through the Strossmayer Promenade – overlooking the city from the Upper Town and the venue for Zagreb’s street theatre summer festival.
You’ll be amazed with the things this charming and safe little city has to offer. And the best of all – everything is within the walking distance.
Points of interest
Botanical Garden | 140 m | 2 min. walk
Main Railway Station | 150 m | 2 min. walk
Art Pavilion | 450 m | 5 min. walk
Flower Square | 800 m | 10 min. walk
Mimara Museum | 900 m | 11 min. walk
National Theatre | 900 m | 11 min. walk
Cathedral | 1.3 km | 17 min. walk
Upper Town | 1.5 km | 20 min. walk
Main Bus Station | 1.6 km | 25 min. walk
Lake Bundek | 4.2 km | 11 min. by car
ZOO | 4.3 km | 11 min. by car
Mirogoj Cemetery | 4.4 km | 11 min. by car
Lake Jarun | 8 km | 20 min. by car
Medvedgrad | 12 km | 30 min. by car
Zagreb Airport | 17 km | 30 min. by car
Samobor | 28 km | 35 min. by car
Varazdin | 90 km | 1 hrs by car
Ljubljana | 140 km | 1.5 hrs by car
Opatija | 175 km | 2 hrs by car
Rovinj | 250 km | 2.5 hrs by car
Zadar | 285 km | 2.5 hrs by car
Osijek | 285 km | 3.5 hrs by car
Sibenik | 340 km | 3.5 hrs by car
Budapest | 345 km | 3.5 hrs by car
Venice | 360 km | 3.5 hrs by car
Vienna | 375 km | 4 hrs by car
Split | 410 km | 4 hrs by car
Belgrade | 400 km | 5 hrs by car
Sarajevo | 400 km | 6 hrs by car
Dubrovnik | 600 km | 6 hrs by car