Near Zakopane, the Gubalowka Ski Area is known for it's beginner snowboarding terrain. There are three intermediate pistes served by 3 lifts with a maximum vertical drop of 290m.
There are numerous small ski areas surrounding the town of Zakopane interconnected by taxi or irregular tourist bus. Most visitors stay in Zakopane and hit each of the areas. Overall, there are 21 runs served by 19 lifts accessing a maximum vertical of 993m. The runs are mostly beginner slopes.
For apres-ski, you may want to check out Roosters in Zakopane.
Note, the ski area may have challenging lift ticket practices including pay-per-lift.
To reach Zakopene, fly into Krakow. There is a train from Krakow to Zakopane.
Overall, Gubalowka Ski Area is the 8th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 8 snowboarding resorts in Poland.