We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Gmunden hotels

Seehotel Schwan

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rathausplatz 8, Gmunden A-4810, Austria
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Seehotel Schwan to your Saves list
Seehotel Schwan
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
83%
Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Gmunden
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014
itchy365 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Overview
  • Reviews (42)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Photos (29)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (7)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

42 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    18
    16
    7
    1
    0
See reviews for
4
13
4
14
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

Travelling on business, I needed somewhere to stay for the weekend before a Monday appointment. My customer suggested the Seehotel Schwan. It was a fantastic choice. The hotel sits beside a beautiful lake and you can enjoy the view of the snow covered mountains. The town is very quiet...outside of long walks, I didn't do much, but the point was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Levin, New Zealand
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I have been several times in the Seehotel Schwan in Gmunden, and I will go there again for sure. The hotel is directly on the lake Traunsee, in the town centre of Gmunden. It is built on a historic site that dates 500 years back (you can see parts of old wall in the reception), the style is traditional Austrian... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mercersburg, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We had three wonderful nights at the Seehotel Schwan. The room was good size and very clean. We were on the second floor and our room had a balcony overlooking the lake. What a spectacular view. The weather was overcast and rainy but the view of the lake and mountains was wonderful. The lake boats are a very short distance... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stockport
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
40 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

The hotel is located in the centre of town overlooking the lake making it very accessible for all the town has to offer. The room was large and modern with flat screen t v, work desk and mini bar. The bathroom had a bath with shower cubicle and hand basin and a separate loo. There was also a balcony with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seattle
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

I have stayed at the Schwan many times before. Every year they remodel some of the rooms. This time I got a completely remodeled room. View to the Lake. The room was what you would expect at a high end New Hotel. The dinning room has been re done with new fabrics and curtains. Also very elegant. They got rid... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
31 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

We stayed at Seehotel Schwan for one night in September and had a room with a balcony overlooking the lake. The view from our room was just amazing! The room itself is spacious and beautiful with great character finishes such as a wonderful chandelier and wood sculpted head board. The bathroom was big and modern, and the bed was very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

We stayed three nights in September in a room with a balcony. The location is terrific, in the town square and on the water front, so access to boat trips is easy. Also it's near the esplanade for walks to a small castle and near the river walk (Traun River, I think), The location is traffic free, so nights are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Doha, Qatar
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

This was a great hotel for our family to enjoy the area. In addition to the great location, we were all comfortable in the hotel and appreciated the good service. We were with our 2 young children and the staff did a nice job at making them feel comfortable and welcome. They also were quick to respond to our requests... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Virginia
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
50 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

I stayed here one night mid-July on a fishing trip. Nice old hotel in a perfect location on Gmunden's lovely main square, looking out to the beautiful lake & mountains. Decent room. free parking & Wi-fi, great breakfast. There are many good outdoor restaurants lining the nearby promenade along the lake. All for $75 Euros. A great find.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perm, Russia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

This is a nice hotel, near the lake. It has a very good restaurant, with huge windows which I find very attractive. We had breakfasts in the hotel, they were excellent and had dinner once which was above my expectations. The hotel has an antique elevator which I loved! Our room was good size, clean and tidy. Wifi is free... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Seehotel Schwan, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Been to Seehotel Schwan? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Seehotel Schwan

Address: Rathausplatz 8, Gmunden A-4810, Austria
Location: Austria > Upper Austria > Gmunden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Seehotel Schwan 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Priceline and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Seehotel Schwan reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Seehotel Schwan Gmunden

29 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (30)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (17)

Amenities

Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the city centre with a panoramic view of the lake & surrounding mountains; Linz airport 64 km. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
33

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer