Accommodation in the centre of Brno

Boarding house ‚Penzion Grohova‘, near the centre of the town of Brno, is located in the
green-area-part of Grohova Street, just below the Kraví hora (Cows‘ Mount). This significant elevation within the inner city’s topography at the entrance to the dignified Masaryk Quarter is an important mainly recreational area which is used by young families with small children, joggers, students, and local dwellers - in spring for the first joyful walks, in summer for sunbathing and meeting friends, in autumn for the children kiteflying, and in winter for tobogganing.

Numerous private garden plots are dominating the mount. A spacious open air bath/swimming hall can be found, as well as several sports facilities of Masaryk University, ball-playing fields
(incl. baseball), an astronomical observatory and an up-to-the-date planetarium. At certain times the Kraví hora serves as a starting-point for commercial hot-air ballon rides.

The boarding house is ideal for the guests and visiting professors of Masaryk University, with the inner-city facilities of the university in close range. Persons attending the exposition centre of Brno will likewise estimate the accommodation (the exhibition area is reachable within 15 minutes of walk). Especially for longterm visitors Penzion Grohova is well-priced.

Location and reachability:

The main square of Brno, the Náměstí Svobody (Freedom Square), is easily reachable within 15 minutes by foot, alternatively via tramway no. 4, using the stopping place Všetičkova, within sighting range of the boarding house.

Features accommodation :

  • The pension offers four double rooms and a single room. All rooms have a bathroom of their own (in the third floor additionally furnished with an underfloor heating).
  • The two (double bed) bedrooms in the ground floor have each a separate kitchen. The rooms in the third floor (two double rooms and the single room) share a common kitchen with a beautiful view of the sloping gardens of the steep southern flank of the Cows‘ Mount (small balcony).
  • The kitchens are equipped with refrigorator, microwave oven and all tools necessary for domestic cooking. The rooms in the third floor have access to a washing machine. The entire building receives Wi Fi signal. All rooms are furnished with a TV satellite receiver, a writing desk and comfortable armchairs.

Services and provision:

  • case of short-term stays a frugal breakfast can be served, according to prior arrangement (85 CZK/person).
  • Each customer may use the fully equipped kitchen (in summer months this includes the possibility for making outdoor barbeque).
  • Close to the boarding house the essential local supplies can be found, likewise taverns offering local cuisine, vinotheques and ale-houses.
  • Guests in the third floor may use the washing machine. We can also offer the washing of clothes (50, - CZK for 4kg of laundry) and ironing respectively (as agreed upon).
  • Baby stuff is available on demand.
  • Tickets for public transportation, city maps, mineral water, beverages from the surrounding region and home-made honey may be purchased in ‚Penzion Grohova‘ any time.

Parking:

Two spaces in front of the pension.