Prague

Directory

Directory

Welcome to the In Your Pocket Directory, an A to Z list of useful addresses. Within the Directory you'll find car rental, business services, sports and much more.

Beauty & Spas

All your spa needs - just peruse and use the drop-down menu just there on the left.

24-hour pharmacies

Solariums & Beauty salons

Dentists

Hopefully it'll just be a gas, gas, gas...

Hairdressing

Help lines

Hospitals

Massage

Relax. These hands have got you covered.

Medical centres


The Czech medical system is partially government-run and partially private, and there are a number of Western trained doctors now operating in Prague. 

Here is the list of some private clinics and hospitals, that offer help to foreigners who need assistance in English or other languages. Some the medical centres also have 24-hour phone numbers, that you can call if you should require immediate help.

Opticians

Contact lenses (in Czech čočky, literally translated as lentils). The following can help with your lentils or the the more old-fashioned spectacles.

Pharmacies

Pharmacies, a.k.a. lékárna, are all over the place - here are just a few.

Tattoos

Obviously check the hygiene situation as well as the artsistic ability of your chosen tattooist.

Business directory

For all your business needs peruse and use the drop-down menu just there on the left.

Accountants

Architects & Interior design

Banks

Opening a bank account in the Czech Republic is relatively easy, though it does depend on the bank. ČSOB, KB and Česká spořitelna offer English speaking help desks in their branches in central Prague.

Chambers of commerce

Computer services

Language schools

Learn to speak another language and even to teach another language.

Couriers & Messengers

Real estate

Finding a small space to call your own can be tricky. Demand is high and supply is low - economists we may not be, but the effects of this seem fairly evident, even to us. Alternatively, if you're looking for office space you're definitely in a buyer's market. The Czech language classified paper Annonce publishes an accommodations issue every week. Many of the expat establishments such as laundrettes, as well as cafés and bars have notice boards where you can find private ads. Here are the main real estate agents. A complete list of agents can be found on line at www.reality.cz.

International schools

Media

Peruse and use the drop-down menu just there on the left for all your Media options.

Foreign press & Websites

Officials

All your official needs - peruse and use the drop-down menu just there on the left.

Government offices

Foreign representations

Sport

All your sporty needs - peruse and use the drop-down menu just there on the left.

Billiards

Bowling

There are lanes all over the city, but be warned if you are a purits that some of the smaller ones are not at all plush, and pins are often attached with string.

Extreme sports

Fun and games, until somone gets hurt...

Fitness centres

Football

All the following Prague teams now play in the Czech Republic's premiere league, the Gambrinus liga.

Golf

The big game with the little balls is becoming as popular here as anywhere else. Find out more about all the best Czech golf courses at our partner golf webserver GolfCzech.com. Featuring detailed information, interesting places, itineraries, Czech golf news, golf tournaments and much more...

Paintball

Squash

Prices will vary, but expect to pay around 200Kč a court. Cheapskates should play during the early hours of the weekday. Fat cats can afford to squash their opponents on weekends and evenings.

Swimming pools

Indoor and outdoor.

Tennis

All the following have indoor and outdoor courts. The outdoor courts are not supposed to open officially until May 1, but if the weather is good they sometimes open earlier. Prices vary but expect to pay around 350Kč an hour for a court.

Useful addresses

And all the rest you can find here - just peruse and use the drop-down menu just there on the left.

Babysitting

These listings are for your information only. You should check the background and references of anyone you are thinking of leaving your children with.

Cultural institutes

For a little cultural insight...

Currency exchange

Do not believe the zero per cent commission they advertise. Shop around before changing money, and remember the best exchange rate is from an ATM (bankomat).

Emergency numbers

Expat contacts

A weird mix...

Kindergartens

Laundry & Dry cleaning

Photocopying

Removals

Storage

For all things great and small.

Where to find Prague In Your Pocket

Airport

Marriott entrance stand
Budget
Euroagentur (arrival hall)
Hertz
Sixt
VIP Airport lounge

Pubs and Clubs

Caffreys – Staroměstské nám.
Casino Ambassador – Václavské nám.
Dubliner – Týn
Goldfingers – Václavské nám.
Hard Rock Cafe – Malé nám.
JJ Murphys - Tržiště - Malá Strana
TGI Fridays – Na Příkopech

Hotels

Hotel Ambassador – Václavské nám.
Hotel Belvedere – Milady Horákové, Praha 7
Marriott Apartments - V tůních , Praha 2
Hotel Paříž - Náměstí Republiky
Hotel Four Season - Veleslavínova

Newstands

In front of the Ambassador hotel 
Jungmannovo nám
In front of Blaník - Václavské nám. 56
Můstek – Špalíček
Neoluxor bookstore – Václavské nám. 41
Czech tourism office – Staroměstské nám.
Václavské nám. 57
Václavské nám. 50
Celetná/Ovocný trh

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