Hotels in Vsetín

Vsetín Details

The city of Vsetin in the Czech Republic is a historic community, dating back to at least the 13th century when the location was fortified. For generations it was a small town, but over the past century it has grown into an important economic, industrial, and cultural center. Sports fans staying at budget hotels in Vsetin soon learn that they are in a community that proudly calls itself Sports Town, and for several good reasons. It is host to the Austin Cup International Foot Tennis Tournament, the Wurth- Partr Rally Automobile Championship of the Czech Republic, the Valassky Klobuk International Hill Climb Challenge, the Days of Mountain Biking in Vallachia, and International Hiking Week in Vallachia. The region is popular with hikers and cyclists in the summer, and cross-country skiers in the winter.

Visitors come to discount hotels in Vsetin for its cultural attractions, too. There is much to see in the fine arts, theater, and music. Folk groups perform traditional dances and plays. Among the annual festivals are Vsetinsky Krpec International Folklore Festival, the Interfotoklub Vsetin International Photography Competition, and the Josef Audes Jazz Festival. The Vsetin Cultural Centre is the home of the Kohutec Puppet Theatre. Art lovers will want to visit the Gallery Stara Radnice. The Chateau houses the Museum of the Vallachian Region. In the town center, Svoboda Square, you can see the impressive Liberation Memorial to the victims of both world wars.