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Hotel Schwalbe

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Degengasse 45, Vienna 1160, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
Arppaa Joensuu, Finland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Joensuu, Finland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The most pleasant staff I have so far met. The breakfast was excellent so next time I had to eat was in early evening. In my room I had a small shower but not a toilet which I knew beforehand. It was fine with me as I did look for an affordable place to stay. I'm sure there are rooms... More

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Guilderland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We chose this hotel because it is a short walk from my sister's apartment. Our room was very clean and fairly large. The bedding was very comfortable and the location quiet. Even though it was unusually hot (90s) for a couple of days the temperature in the room was comfortable even without air conditioning. The ladies who run the hotel... More

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Braunschweig
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The Hotel is located outside of vienna, but you can reach the Center by tram in 15 minutes. The neighbourhood is also nice and you can find some shops and restaurants. The owner is very friendly and helpful. The room was very big, clean and had everything you need including a Big tv. The hotel itself is small and you... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We were there with friends the first weekend in October and got adjoining rooms on the 1st floor. Anna, the owner was very gracious, helpful and patient. The hotel was undergoing extended remodeling and the outside of the building was surrounded in scaffolding which made it a challenge to find. The windows had plastic over them to keep dust out... More

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Como, Italy
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

I travel to Vienna once a year for my job and I always stay in this hotel. Rooms are large and clean, breakfast is deliciously fresh and complete but above all the two Ladies that run this hotel are very nice and ready to help with anything you need. They make you feel at home and I think it is... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We had come to Vienna for a medical emergency as our mother travelling on a group tour got hospitalized in Vienna and we had to fly in to look after her. Not the trip you plan for. We did stay at the Hotel Schwalbe given its location being close to the hospital. You don't really expect anything when you arrive... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

My Wife and I have just returned from Vienna where we stayed for three nights in Hotel Schwalbe, room 104. We are in our 70's and specified a "quiet" room. Our choice to stay here was based on reading tripadviser reviews and watching the video produced by familie Tomek. Often the experince falls short of the actual experience. On this... More

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Orchard Road, Singapore
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

10 minutes from historical downtown. Free parking in the street. Location enables you to discover another part of Vienna, outside of the touristic zone and yet to be close from it, by tramway, bus or subway. Nice and efficient welcome with advices on what to do, where to go... Room 105 was clean, full of light and when doors and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

stayed for two nights May 2012 in order to visit a realtive in the nearby hospital. Loved the place. It just had a special flair, fusing traditional and modern Viennese styles. The room was furnished simply but tastefully, very comfortable bed. It looks like they converted a turn of century or earlier appartment building so the rooms are large and... More

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Hranice, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

The hotel Schwalbe is a small hotel but very cosy and it has a homely atmosphere. It is situated in a quiet part of Vienna and all the sights of the city are easily accesible by metro, the station is just a few minutes walking from the hotel. Our room was spacious and clean and we couldn't hear any other... More

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Address: Degengasse 45, Vienna 1160, Austria
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Schwalbe 3*
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Hotel Zur Schwalbe

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Small, friendly, family-run hotels – the kind where one immediately feels as if one is at home or visiting good friends – really do still exist. And one of them is Vienna’s Hotel Schwalbe. ... more   less 
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