Hotels in Ústí nad Orlicí
Ústí nad Orlicí Hotels
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For visitors to the Czech Republic who would like to explore the beautiful countryside of eastern Bohemia, a discount hotel in Usti nad Orlici would be the ideal base. This historic town is located in the foothills of the Orlicke Hory (Eagle Mountains) at the confluence of the Trebovca and the Ticha Orlice. The community dates back to at least 1285. During the 19th century when it became an important textile manufacturing center, Usti nad Orlici was called the Bohemian Manchester.
Music lovers come to budget hotels in Usti nad Orlici for the annual Kocian Violin Competition and the international Heran Cello Competition. The town has longtime musical traditions, and it is said that everybody in Usti nad Orlici plays the violin. Another popular musical event is the annual St. Cecily Sacral Music Festival, held every autumn. The Virgin Mary Assumption Church is famous for its perfect acoustics and its Baroque organ. This church is the home of the Cecillian Musical Unity, Europes oldest singing ensemble. In the Town Museum you can see some of the hand made Christmas cribs for which local artisans have become famous. Usti nad Orlici is a perfect place from which to enjoy hiking, cycling, and driving in the surrounding countryside. There are some spectacular views, as well as several old castles.