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Hviezdoslavovo Namestie

Bratislava City Center, Bratislava, Slovakia
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Shady trees and running water

Visiting this square I was excited - fountains and little water canal with a tiny bridge. Excellent... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Jana K
Prague, Czech Republic

On the square there are a lot of trees, it looks like an allee. SOme of the old palaces should be... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Budapest, Hungary
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Bratislava City Center, Bratislava, Slovakia
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Visiting this square I was excited - fountains and little water canal with a tiny bridge. Excellent ice-cream. Huge statue of Hviezdoslav and a nice view of the National Theatre. Definitely visit a little church by the theatre!

Thank Jana K
Reviewed 29 April 2017

On the square there are a lot of trees, it looks like an allee. SOme of the old palaces should be renewed, but the whole atmosphere of the square is very good. Good restaurants, the Old Opera House, the huge Carlton Hotel - it is...More

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 19 April 2017

a place to take a break if you have been walking around the old town. beautiful statues and boulevard with plenty of trees, refreshing indeed! it is really a nice open area perfect to catch up with friends!

Thank abudhabiTravELogUe
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Nice pedestrian plaza near the river with lots of bars and restaurants. Several of the statues are located here and the area has a good vibe. The ice cream shop always has massive queues outside (and very good ice cream) and no17 bar is very...More

1  Thank Travelingjohn123
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

A wonderful tree lined plaza or square, cafes and restaurants on one side and a lot of foreign diplomatic buildings on the other. Super atmosphere.

Thank IaTravel
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The Old Town remains the center of all activity in Bratislava. Open only to pedestrians, this part of town with cobbled streets and narrow streets is easy to navigate.

Thank Anubhuti k
Reviewed 20 March 2017

great place to people watch, have a picnik or take a few minutes rest from sighseeing :) there is the old theater, cafes, restaurants, great gelato in the summer

Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Hviezdoslavovo námestie (literally Hviezdoslav Square) is one of the best-known squares in Bratislava. It is located in the Old Town, between the New Bridge and the Slovak National Theatre. The square is named after Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav who was a Slovak poet, dramatist, translator, and...More

Thank deborahk3
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is a beautiful square, the buildings and architecture that surround it are breathtaking. There are statues and fountains. Find a bench and just soak in the atmosphere and the beauty.

Thank gailnrich23
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Nice square with many trees - you can rest in shadow. Many fontains and nice buildings around. Restaurants.

Thank Anna P
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