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Hotel Alpha

#108 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence
Buchfeldgasse 8, Vienna A-1080, Austria
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Ranked #108 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bucharest, Romania
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Starting with the location, the hotel helped us to visit the best places in Vienna. Excellent staff, very friendly and helpful for us, very god breakfast. Also about the room, very clean and comfortable. All these for a good price. I recommend the hotel to anybody, of course.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in a good location, quiet and handy for Rathaus tram and underground. There are places to eat nearby. We had breakfast included, which was fine. Shame no kettle, but for the price one can't complain.

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Budapest, Hungary
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We stayed at this hotel near Christtmas, when my girlfriend and I decided to have a qucik weekend trip to Vienna. The hotel was reasonably cheap compared to its great location near the Rathaus, where the main Chirstmasmarkt is. The rooms were comfy and clean and it was everything we expected, definietly our choice should we go to visit VIenna... More 

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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Location of the hotel is great. It is quiet yet it is right across the street from Rathaus and a Christmas market near it and its about 15-20 min walk to Hofburg palace. It is easy to get to the hotel from the airport (40 min) by taking S-Bahn to the Praterstern station and then transferring to U2 U-Bahn to... More 

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12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We stayed for a long weekend in Vienna in early December and Hotel Alpha ticked all our boxes for accommodation. The welcoming staff were extremely helpful in planning our sightseeing and some of our evening meals. The rooms were comfortable, neat, cleaned daily and reasonably sized; the street was quiet. Location was superb with a comprehensive range of local shops... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I stayed here last weekend, its an old hotel and very basic but lovely and cozy and clean. The breakfast is lovely with loads to choose from including tea, coffee, juices, fruits, meats, cheese, different kinds of breads cereals and hot food. There is tea and coffee free of charge 24 hours a day in the breakfast room as there... More 

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Larnaka, Cyprus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I am a very satisfied customer. Very polite staff, comfortable bed and perfect location for visiting the city and it's Xmas markets. I love Vienna and will keep this hotel in mind for future visits. Complimentary tea and coffee was a nice touch.

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Sisak, Croatia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We stayed here one weekend during the Advent and were very satisfied. Location of the hotel is excellent, the staff was helpful and friendly, rooms were neat and clean. The garage is small but it served its purpose. Wi-fi was available in room. Breakfast was buffet type and offered a good selection of food. Little objection goes for the room... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

During a business trip in October, my wife and I stayed at Hotel Alpha. Our room was very nice and clean. The staff was very polite and accommodating. The buffet style breakfast (with healthy options) was very good. Assisted by the staff, we scheduled a taxi for our early morning departure to the airport. My wife and I were very... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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29 hotel reviews
256 helpful votes 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stayed here for one week at start of November. The location is fantastic - in walking distance of many important areas and very close to subway (Rathaus). Breakfast included a large variety of choices both nutritious and healthy. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Free wi-fi in rooms works. The main down-side was room size. My double room was really... More 

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