36 hours in...Warsaw
Hotel Bristol is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

1. Hotel Bristol

9.0
Krakowskie Przedmiescie 42/44, Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Hotel · Śródmieście Północne · 44 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: Special treat: It can only be the splendid Hotel Bristol (luxurycollection.com/bristolwarsaw). Art deco and elegant on the inside and beautifully positioned on the main thoroughfare. Doubles from £115

Polonia Palace Hotel is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

2. Polonia Palace Hotel

8.7
Aleje Jerozolimskie 45, Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Hotel · Śródmieście Południowe · 45 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: Mid-range: The Polonia Palace Hotel (poloniapalace.com ), a Warsaw landmark, offers excellent value for money, a central location near the Palace of Culture and Science Doubles from £65.

Hotel Ibis Budget is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

3. Hotel Ibis Budget

7.2
Bitwy Warszawskiej 16, Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Hotel · Stara Ochota · 2 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: On a budget: Just on the edge of the Old Town, the popular Hotel Ibis Warsaw Stare Miasto (ibis.com; there are several in Warsaw) delivers clean, basic accommodation with a smile. Doubles from £34.

Rynek Starego Miasta is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

4. Rynek Starego Miasta

9.3
Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Plaza · Rynek Starego Miasta · 57 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: On arrival: Head to the Stare Miasto, or old town, a lively area of cafés, amber shops and restaurants, with the magnificent Royal Castle at its cusp.

Nowe Miasto is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

5. Nowe Miasto

Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Neighborhood · 1 tip

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: Have a drink in the beautiful new town square Nowe Miasto, dominated by the baroque, green-domed St Casimir’s church.

A. Blikle Cafe is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

6. A. Blikle Cafe

7.4
Nowy Świat 33 (Chmielna), Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Dessert Shop · Śródmieście Północne · 41 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: Day one: 9.30am - Start with a leisurely Polish breakfast of scrambled eggs mixed with chopped bacon at Blikle’s Café; from 29 zloty/£5.75),

The Royal Castle is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

7. The Royal Castle

8.3
(Zamek Królewski)
pl. Zamkowy 4, Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Castle · Rynek Starego Miasta · 42 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: 11.30am: Visit the apartments and galleries of the Royal Castle (9) (open Tues to Sunday; tickets 22 zloty/£4.40; free on Sunday). Its reconstruction was only finished in 1988.

Tamka43 is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

8. Tamka43

6.6
Tamka 43, Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Modern European Restaurant · Śródmieście Północne · 25 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: 2pm: Enjoy a meal at Tamka 43 (tamka.43.pl ). The restaurant serves two courses of delicious chanterelles followed by pork belly confit with beet leaves and horseradish for 49 zloty (£10).

Muzeum Fryderyka Chopina is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

9. Muzeum Fryderyka Chopina

7.5
Okólnik 1 (Pałac Ostrogskich), Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Art Museum · Śródmieście Północne · 44 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: The Chopin Museum (chopin.museum/en) is a must-see for the music lover. Brilliantly interactive, it stretches over four floors encompassing the life of the composer.

Łazienki Królewskie is one of 36 hours in...Warsaw.

10. Łazienki Królewskie

9.7
ul. Agrykoli 1 (Al. Ujazdowskie & Szwoleżerów), Warszawa, Województwo mazowieckie
Park · Łazienki Królewskie · 158 tips and reviews

Telegraph ManagerTelegraph Manager: Day two: 10am - Hop on buses 166 or 180 down the Royal Route to beautiful Lazienki Park. Start at the top, where the Chopin Monument and walk down the wide leafy avenues onto the Palace on the Water.