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What We Love

  • A plush five-star hotel stay in Vienna, with breakfast, spa access, suite options and more
  • Embracing Viennese coffee house culture
  • Sipping an expertly mixed cocktail at the hotel's cool lobby lounge and bar
  • Unwinding with a warming massage at the hotel's stunning spa

What To Know

  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour room service
  • Pets are allowed; conditions may apply; contact the property for more information


  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pet-friendly
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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A decadent, five-star hotel stay in the heart of beautiful Vienna, with buffet breakfast, spa access, suite options and more

The Lowdown

Situated in a prime spot, right on the Ringstrasse, Vienna’s sumptuous Palais Hansen Kempinski offers a decadent base for exploring one of Europe’s most picturesque capitals. The historic building, originally constructed for the World Exhibition in 1873, has been carefully restored to offer five-star luxury to its discerning clientèle. With respectful tribute paid to the building’s original architecture, you’ll find luxurious modern furnishings and facilities that blend seamlessly with their historical surroundings.
The theme of Viennese charm with contemporary design continues on into the spacious rooms, blending traditional touches with bang-up-to-date technology. Wake up on your comfy bed, to views of Theophil Hansen’s stunning architecture with a freshly made Nespresso each morning. After a day’s sightseeing in Vienna, the menu of simple yet sophisticated dishes at the two restaurants offers a delicious way to replenish your energy levels before turning in. High-end modern spa facilities blend with the bathing culture of the Ottoman Empire at the hotel’s luxury spa.


With a flair for Viennese modernism, the hotel’s luxurious rooms combine contemporary design, noble colours and stylish materials. Deluxe rooms have a king-size bed and a balcony and a sleeper sofa. Suites are individually appointed with subtle and sumptuous fabrics and furnishings. They ooze sophistication and historic Viennese charm, and in them you’ll find at least 50 square metres to do with as you please.


The hotel has a great selection of restaurants and bars to choose from. Die Kuche features an open kitchen, a delicious farmers’ market-style breakfast selection and succulent roasts of the day, while Edvard offers a more upmarket setting with a simple menu of high-end creations made using fresh ingredients. Viennese coffee and delicious pastries are served in the Lobby Lounge.


The spa at Palais Hansen Kempinski offers several
saunas, a hydro pool, tranquil treatment rooms and a well-equipped gym. Choose from a sumptuous menu of treatments and therapies
that incorporate hand-picked organic herbs, reflecting the European


Visit the stunning nearby St Stephen’s Cathedral and the former Vienna Stock Exchange, before continuing on to the heart of the Habsburg Empire at The Imperial Palace. Get inside the mind of Freud at the Sigmund Freud Museum and release your inner child on Vienna’s giant ferris wheel for a beautiful night time view of the city.

How to Get There

Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna
Schottenring 24
Vienna, 1010 Austria


5.0 Excellent 1457 Reviews
Spectacular Hotel
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed everything about this hotel - the room, the lounge, the restaurant and the staff - one of the best places I have ever stayed - will definitely be back! The location is also excellent - close to everything without being noisy.

Nice hotel in a very good location
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a walking distance from the center. The rooms are nice and clean...with a great shower system. Everyone was very kind and willing to help. The spa area has a small pool (not a proper one for swimming), sauna and steam bath and a relaxation area. Worth to stay in this hotel!

Worldcom conference, city tour
Reviewed 1 month ago

Hotel staff provided exceptional service during our 5-day stay. Very nicely appointed rooms; extremely clean. The breakfast provided in the hotel restaurant is incredible, and a huge perk to staying on this extraordinary facility. We loved it!

DC Kid
Reviewed 2 months ago

WOW!!! This hotel and staff were awesome. Daniel, the bellman, Thomas the concierge and Lara the bartender were the “best of the best.” They made the stay so much more....
Let Lara make you a drink, she is a genius behind the bar with such creativity. Daniel has a happy personality that just makes you feel good! The room was spacious and the bathroom, well, I want it in my home! This hotel is close to many attractions (you have to try the apple strudel at Cafe Landsman) and can walk just about everywhere. Would stay here anytime!

Reviewed 2 months ago

One can only use superlatives to describe this hotel.The suite is amazing, the restaurant is good ( with complimentary champagne for breakfast) ,but what stands out is the services.Thank you Roman and all the others for making my stay so enjoyable.