The Old Slovak National Theatre
Photo credit: Bratislava Convention Bureau

One of the leading art venues of Slovakia’s cultural scene


The astonishing building, built in the Neo-Renaissance style, is located on the Hviezdoslavovo Square in the heart of Bratislava’s Old Town. It is easily reached by public transportation and a free parking is available in the garages within the vicinity. After the event hosted in the Old Slovak National Theatre, one can easily wander around the Old Town and admire all the sightseeing in and around the pedestrian zone.


Less than 2 kilometers away, or 20 minutes’ walk from the Old Slovak National Theatre, one would find the exclusive boutique hotel. The Arcadia Hotel Bratislava – the first 5* hotel in Slovakia – is a member of Vienna International Hotels&Resorts. The hotel is located in the 13th-century building which has been carefully restored to maintain its beauty and historical value.

If we want to describe the hotel, we should go by the saying it is made to the measure of a man. The hotel features 34 rooms, including double and single rooms, suites and maisonette suites, with some of them featuring a fireplace. The rooms are air-conditioned, have heated floors, have a Wi-Fi, TV, tea and coffee-making facilities, and each of them is individually designed with a special eye for details. The rooms also welcome active guests, offering them spa facilities, including sauna, a health club, Jacuzzi, gym, and the fitness center.

For the cherry on the top, they also offer an exclusive venue with wonderful historic interior and technical equipment for the variety of events. The conference room Arcadia can accommodate up to 77 guests, depending on the seating layout and can be dividable into two smaller rooms with individual entrance.

Bratislava Convention Bureau
Photo credit: Bratislava Convention Bureau


Do you fancy plush seating? Red velvet? Hosting an event in the historical and unique building with the atmosphere of the old times? Are you ready for modern fairy-tale of the 21st century? The Old Slovak National Theatre main hall, foyer and VIP saloon with terrace are located in the absolute historical center of Bratislava. The maximum capacity of the concert hall is 550 guests with foyer which net area is 517 m2.
The foyer is available for receptions and formal business events with a guarantee of the most representative space and crème de la crème quality of services.


After the event at the Old Slovak National Theatre, you will want to live in the same atmosphere and vibe for the rest of your life! Therefore, you should head to the Zylinder restaurant for amazing dining. Once you will enter the room, hear the pleasant piano music, and get surrounded by the homey and cosy atmosphere, you will be transported into a royal living room hundred years back. Just what you are looking for, right? The restaurant offers special dishes from the Austro-Hungarian Empire cuisine, prepared in a modern culinary way with a homemade taste. It brings back to Bratislava the charm and taste of old Pressburg restaurants and cafes. In the warmer months, make sure to find a table outside, under the trees for an additional special experience.

Bratislava Convention Bureau
Photo credit: Bratislava Convention Bureau


While visiting the city, make sure to visit opera, ballet or drama performances in the Old Slovakian National Theatre renowned as one of the Bratislava’s most impressive landmarks. The program offers a mixture of original Slovakian and conventional European classic, with operas subtitled in German and Slovakian.


The Slovakian National Theatre
Gorkého 132/2
811 01 Bratislava, Slovaška
T: +421 903 478 320

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