Poznań is a city on the Warta River in west-central Poland. It is best known for its renaissance Old Town and Ostrów Tumski Cathedral.
Poznań is the home city of football club KKS Lech Poznań.
Today, Poznań is an important cultural and business centre and one of Poland’s most populous regions with many regional customs such as Saint John’s Fair, traditional Saint Martin’s croissants and a local dialect.
Poznań is among the oldest and largest cities in Poland. The city population is about 550,000. It is the historical capital of the Greater Poland region and is currently the administrative capital of the province called Greater Poland Voivodeship.
Poznań is a centre of trade, sports, education, technology and tourism. It is an important academic site, with about 130,000 students and the Adam Mickiewicz University – the third largest Polish university. Poznań is also the seat of the oldest Polish diocese, now being one of the most populous archdioceses in the country. The city also hosts the Poznań International Fair – the biggest industrial fair in Poland and one of the largest fairs in Europe. The city’s most renowned landmarks include Poznań Town Hall, the National Museum, Grand Theatre, Poznań Cathedral and the Imperial Castle.
The official patron saints of Poznań are Saint Peter and Paul of Tarsus, the patrons of the cathedral. Martin of Tours – the patron of the main street Święty Marcin is also regarded as one of patron saints of the city.
The Municipal Stadium in Poznań, sometimes called Bułgarska Street Stadium (Bulgarian Street Stadium) after the road it is situated on, or INEA Stadion for sponsorship reasons, is an association football stadium in Poznan, Poland. It has a league capacity of 43,269 (all seated). The stadium was originally built between 1968 and 1980. From its inauguration in August 1980, Lech Poznan has used the ground as its main venue.
In the years 2003–2010, the stadium underwent a complete reconstruction, including the building of four new fully covered stands. Currently it is the fifth-largest stadium in Poland (after National Stadium, Silesia Stadium, The Municipal Stadium in Wroclaw and Stadion Energa Gdansk) and third largest in Ekstraklasa (after the latter two).The grand opening after final renovation took place on 20 September 2010, with Sting’s Symphonicity Tour concert.
UEFA 4th Category Stadium
Field size: 105 x 68 m
Accomodation in Poznań
Sheraton Poznan Hotel 5 *****
Recommended for the teams’, VIPs’ accommodation
Distance to Poznań-Ławica Airport – 6,4 km (15 min drive)
Distance to Stadion Miejski – 4,6 km (11 min drive)
Sheraton Poznan Hotel is a five-star hotel located in the center of the dynamic city of Poznan. The hotel offers perfect mix of top quality service, comfort and friendly atmosphere. Being located right across the street from the Poznan International Fair, only 700 m away from the Central Railway Station and 15 minutes’ ride from the airport, Sheraton hotel is everything you need in the heart of Poznan.
Sheraton Poznan hotel features 180 rooms, including 13 apartments. Every room is equipped with individually controlled air conditioning and a luxurious Sheraton Signature Sleep Experience Bed, designed especially for Sheraton chain. Room facilities include a safe, an LCD TV with cable channels and an ergonomic work area with high-speed internet access. The exclusive Club Floor house luxurious rooms with panoramic views of Poznan and offers its’ guests access to the Club Lounge.
Sheraton Poznan Hotel offers 350 sq m of conference and banquet space, featuring 9 meeting rooms, perfect for both business and private meetings. Hotel’s professional team, will help to organize any kind of event – from small board meeting to big conference or congress for up to 200 people.
Enjoy the rich buffet breakfast, as well as brunch, lunch and dinner at the hotel’s Fusion restaurant with it’s unique open kitchen, that enchants guests with a combination of different culinary traditions and guarantees a feast for the eyes and palate.
Sheraton Fitness Club located on the top floor of our building, with a great view over the city is equipped with highest quality Life Fitness facilities with entertainment consoles and strength equipment. Hotel also has a swimming pool (7x4m, 1.19m deep) and two saunas.
City Park Hotel & Residence 5 *****
Recommended for the teams’, VIPs’ accommodation
Distance to Poznań-Ławica Airport – 6 km (14 min drive)
Distance to Stadion Miejski – 3 km (8 min drive)
This oasis of luxury located in an unusual place – City Park Poznan – where historic nineteenth – century architecture harmoniously combined with modern design. Location in the city center provides close access to the Old Market Square, Fair and the Railway station.
City Park Hotel & Residence is a high-class hotel offering 35 rooms and 53 spacious apartments for long-term stays with free high speed internet access, bath with tub and shower and a fully equipped kitchenette in the short and long-term stays.
City Park Poznan is not only five-star hotel, but also Wellness & SPA center (with indoor pool with water without chlorine, chemicals and other harmful agents), Whiskey Bar 88 – labeled as the best bar in 2016 in Poland, Restaurant CUCINA – awarded 14 points and two toques by Gault & Millau, Cafe and Confectionery Cappuccina, ULAN BROWAR – brewery restaurant connected with the stage, billiards and chill zone. In addition, the Ministry of Climate florist Flowers and very feminine beauty MANI LA, waiting for guests who appreciate exceptional quality.
A fully equipped conference room Parkowa with 75 sq. m. size and capacity up to 60 pax as well as VIP hall room with 30 sq m size offer the opportunity to conduct an event both for small and big groups.
Hotel NH Poznan 4 ****
Recommended for the teams’, VIPs’ accommodation
Distance to Poznań-Ławica Airport – 6,8 km (15 min drive)
Distance to Stadion Miejski – 5,2 km (12 min drive)
The NH Poznan hotel is a 100-year-old building in the city’s shopping district, making it an excellent base for exploring Poznan’s cultural highlights. The location’s also great for those here on business – the Poznan International Fair, the train station and the famous Old Market are all within easy walking distance.
Hotel historical building with bright and contemporary interior design, offers 93 stylish and spacious guestrooms, which are spread over 5 floors, that feature queen or twin beds, as well as free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities, air-conditioning and soundproofed windows.
The hotel has a stylish restaurant serving a menu of modern European cuisine. Guests can enjoy the drinks in the relaxing atmosphere of hotel’s lobby bar.
Hotel offers its’ guests access to 24-hour wellness center with a GYM, Turkish sauna, Finnish sauna and a steam room.
6 meeting rooms can host from 16 to 80 guests. 3 of them (Gedania, Posnania and Winter Garden) have natural daylight. All meeting rooms equipped with necessary amenities like screens, projectors, etc.
Novotel Poznan Centrum Hotel 4 ****
The 4-star Novotel Poznan Centrum is ideal for business meetings and large conferences, even for several hundred participants.
The hotel is close to Poznan International Fair, main train station and Old Market Square.
The comfortable rooms with free Inter net and satellite TV, the nearby Stary Browar shopping mall and delicious regional cuisine in our restaurant guarantee that your family stay at Novotel will be an unforgettable experience.
Enjoy international dishes in the Winestone restaurant. Our special children’s menu is sure to satisfy the tastes of our younger guests. The hotel bar is the ideal place for an aromatic cup of coffee, an afternoon tea, a glass of wine and the chance to relax after a hard day’s work. This is an excellent spot to relax or for a business meeting.
Number of meeting rooms: 8
Maximum size: 954 m²
Maximum capacity: 600 people
Maximum banquet capacity: 55
Mercure Poznan Centrum Hotel 4 ****
Recommended for team’s, Media’s, supporters’ accommodation
Distance to Poznań-Ławica Airport – 7,1 km (17 min drive)
Distance to Stadion Miejski – 5,5 km (13 min drive)
The 4-star Mercure Poznan Centrum hotel is located in the business area of Poznan, next to the fair grounds and within walking distance to the Old market Square, just 5 min walk from the main train station.
Mercure Poznan Centrum has 228 air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, coffee/tea making facilities, minibar and deposit box.
Hotel offers excellent conference facilities with 13 meeting room (248 sq m in total and maximum capacity up to 250 people). All meeting facilities equipped with audio-visual technology with a wide range of electronic appliances.
WINESTONE restaurant that is located on the ground floor and serves buffet breakfast, lunches and a la carte dishes, that combines regional and international cuisine.
Guests can enjoy the hotel’s fitness center and sauna.
City Center House Elephant 3 ***
Recommended for the Supporters’, Media’s accommodation
Distance to Poznań-Ławica Airport – 5,4 km (10 min drive)
Distance to Stadion Miejski – 650 m (10 min walk)
City Center House Elephant is situated in a quiet part of Poznań, yet the city centre can be reached within a 10-minute drive. It offers 10 guest rooms with a flat-screen TV with cable channels.
The rooms at Elephant are stylishly decorated and feature dark furniture. Each comes with a minibar, a desk and a wardrobe. There are a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries available in the bathroom.
A breakfast buffet is served at the dining room of City Center House Elephant every morning.
Stadion Miejski is only 600 m away.
Grunwald is a great choice for travelers interested in shopping, sightseeing and restaurants.