Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice

Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice is a newly renovated modern four-star hotel in České Budějovice. The hotel was already open in 1982 and was operated under the name Hotel Gomel until February 2011. Renovation took 14 months, transforming the original building into a four-star hotel bristling with new technology. Together with the increase in the standard of services, the hotel was incorporated into the Choice Hotels International group and has been in operation since April 2012 under the new name - Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice.

Clarion Congress Hotel in České Budějovice is located right in the city centre, just a few steps from the historical centre. The hotel provides its guests with a wide range of four-star standard services under the Clarion brand.

Hotel Clarion is the largest conference hotel in the South Bohemian Region. The conference halls have a capacity for up to 640 people.

Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice offers its guests a newly renovated Lobby bar New Wave with a capacity for 100 people.

The hotel offers a capacity of 205 fully air-conditioned rooms and suites. There is a beautiful view over České Budějovice and its surrounding areas from the highest floors of the hotel.


Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice won the PRESTA (prestigious building in South Bohemia) award in the category of renovated civic and industrial buildings.

In 2012, the hotel won the highest accolade of the prestigious development competition Best of Realty 2012  in the hotel category. It took first place for its superbly and practically executed renovation, very well designed congress rooms and for preserving the image of the original Hotel Gomel as a place for the inhabitants of this regional capital to meet.

A little bit of history about the hotel:

The hotel was opened in 1982. Hotel Gomel got its name from the twin town in Belarus. Hotel Gomel was purchased in 1997 by the Hartl family, which commenced renovation of the whole hotel. Renovation was completed in 2005.

February 2011 for complete renovation. The building was renovated brick by brick and after 14 months - in April 2012, the hotel was reopened, now under the name Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice.