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Hotel Capricorno

4.0 of 5 Schwedenplatz 3-4 | (ex. Golden Tulip), Vienna 1010, Austria
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Myrtle Beach, SC
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295 reviews 295 reviews
39 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Check-in was easy, staff was lovely, helpful with attractions, provided city events brochure and maps, apologized for the two very rainy days. We stayed 3 nights and this was a great location to everything. Super breakfast selection with meats, cheeses, breads and lots of muesli options and toppings, all included with room. Room was small but lovely and looked out... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear TVHOST, Thank you for your nice comments and your compliments. We are very happy that you fully enjoyed your Vienna holiday, although the weather wasn’t that nice. We hope to welcome you back in future and hopefully by sun shining. Best regards More

Stockholm, Sweden
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed at the hotel for one night but when I return to Vienna we'll definitely check the availability of this hotel. The location at Schwedenplatz is perfect for a city weekend. You have all the sights and shops within a few minutes walk. Also should you need to take the subway (U-bahn) it's right outside the hotel. Also... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear Marcus H, We are delighted that you were very satisfied with your stay at our Hotel Capricorno and therefore will consider us again at the time of your next Vienna visit. We will be pleased to welcome you back and look forward to your next booking. In the meantime, we remain, with best regards More

Cyprus
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The hotel is in the heart of Vienna..only minutes away from the St. Stefan's Cathedral and next to u-bahn. Friendly staff especially the receptionists who went out of the their ways many times. We would return back.

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear Stathis C, We are very happy to read that you felt very comfortable with us and would like to return back. With pleasure we already forwarded your compliments to the entire team. Thank you. Wishing you a nice autumn beginning, we remain, with best regards More

Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Perfect location to all the sights of Vienna.The hotel is right next to the ferry terminal and the metro stop. We had a room with balcony overlooking the main street. It was a bit noisy. It is a basic hotel advertised as 4 star but in reality it is only 3 . The room was clean but dated. Breakfast served... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear Ania24, Thank you for informing us about your experience at our Hotel Capricorno. We are sorry to learn that you we could not thrill you and therefore you describe our structure as basic. Besides a great location on Schwedenplatz, the hotel offers different room categories, among them rooms with balcony overlooking the Danube canal. The breakfast offer has a... More

Middle East
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The staff at this hotel were incredibly good at their jobs. This included the cleaning staff to the manager. Everyone was friendly, spoke English well and were thoughtful. The location was excellent, right next to the ferry to Bratislava and basically in front of the metro stop. The room was clean and well maintained with a fabulous bathroom. The breakfast... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear WitraB, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed a fantastic stay at our Hotel Capricorno and thank you very much for your nice compliments. Your remark regarding the size of the breakfast room has been noticed. We are happy that the buffet choice as well as the service convinced you and we hope you will keep us in... More

Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
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108 reviews 108 reviews
58 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Very basic hotel with some extras, for instance furnished balconies towards the river. Excellent location within walking distance anywhere downtown. Heavy nonstop traffic gives some disturbance. Spacious and bright rooms with interesting decoration. Breakfast room is not spacious but well functioning and ingredients are premium quality as well the service.

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear Seppo R, Thank you for positing your impressions on TripAdvisor. We are happy that you were satisfied with your experience and we appreciate your nice comments. Due to its central location on Schwedenplatz, it can become a bit louder. All our rooms are equipped with double glazing and we therefore hope you still could spend restful nights with us.... More

Rotorua, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

An older style hotel, but very comfortable with very friendly and helpful staff who spoke English fluently. The hotel has excellent room rates. The room and en-suite are clean and tidy, being serviced daily. Very close to buses, hop on hop off, river cruises,shops, cafes and the historic old city. Breakfast is available and is quite adequate to start the... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear gerlyn08, We are glad to learn about your experience and thank you for reviewing your stay with us. As we read you and your wife enjoyed a nice stay at our Hotel Capricorno and appreciated the friendliness and the helpfulness of our staff, as well as the price-ratio value, the hotel location and our breakfast offer. Thank you for... More

Perth, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Hotel Capricorno is a well-priced hotel in the centre of Vienna. The hotel is a little worn but clean. The rooms are quiet, in spite of being on the ring road. The staff is friendly and the breakfast is fine. You can walk to most sights and if you prefer, you can get on a tram or the underground only... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear Randi V, Thank you for posting your review on TripAdvisor and giving us the possibility to control our offer and service. We are happy that you enjoyed your holidays and appreciate your nice comments. Wishing you a great summer continuation, we remain, with best regards More

London
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Hotel capricorno looks lkke it has seen better days on the outside but is just fine on the inside. The staff are welcoming and kind and eager to help you. The rooms are a tad old fashioned in decor but still have all the amenities you need and there was something fitting about the old school charm and elegance that... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear CSIMaz, We are very pleased to read that you had a really enjoyable stay at our Hotel Capricorno and thank you for your nice feedback and your important information. We already renewed some rooms of the hotel, which passed a colourful metamorphosis. Don’t hesitate to contact us directly for any further information needed. We will be pleased to assist... More

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Perfect location for visiting the historical center of Vienna near the St. Stephan Church, the fantastic architectural ensemble of this amazing city...The hotel offers a fair rate for a simple but nice room. Nice breakfast buffet at the restaurant on the second floor which has a nice view from its balcony. There is a kind of kirsch decor and looks... More

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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel Capricorno, responded to this review

Dear mattosleo, Thank you for posting your review on the site of TripAdvisor and informing us about your impressions. We are glad to read that you felt very comfortable and thank you for your praise. We wish you a nice summer continuation and remain, with best regards More

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Address: Schwedenplatz 3-4 | (ex. Golden Tulip), Vienna 1010, Austria
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Innere Stadt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Capricorno 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Capricorno Hotel Vienna
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