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“Quality of service” 5 of 5 stars
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Grand Hotel Wien
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kaerntner Ring 9, Vienna 1010, Austria (Inner City)   |  
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Ranked #26 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence
Amersham
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“Quality of service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

What you get when you buy a quality hotel is quality service and The Grand delivers. The concierge is outstandingly professional, and this is what you pay extra for. We had an overnight stay booked with Leading Hotels and got a reasonable price.

And everything else, location, cleanliness, sleep quality, noiselessness are all as you want them.

The hotel is disabled friendly.

Our one complaint is WIFI is charged, alomst everywhere in Wien has a free service.

Room Tip: Breakfast at Cafe Schwarzenberg is a short 50m walk away and EUR9 well spent.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grand Hotel W, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Grand Hotel Wien, responded to this review, November 27, 2012
Dear Mr Amersham,

We appreciate your comments regarding your recent stay at Grand Hotel Wien.It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback.

I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks. As a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, the hotel continuously strives to meet your needs and expectation.
I ensure you that we are taking your comment regarding the free WiFi very seriously. We do offer indeed a free base Wifi in the hotel.We are very sorry if this option had been to slow for your personal needs.We are already trying to develop a faster free based internet for our customers.

Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to serving you in the future.

Sincerely,

MARCUS FUERNKRANZ
Guest Relations and Quality Manager
Grand Hotel Wien
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

We stayed here for six nights at the end of October. Because we booked on line, we has free champagne delivered to our room shortly after arrival. All staff without exception were friendly and helpful. Fine dining restaurant Le Ciel was among the best restaurants we have ever eaten in. The bar in the hotel lobby was cosy and comfortable. Our room was everything we could have wished for. Location was very central to all sights. Everything spotlessly clean. Just loved it.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grand Hotel W, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Grand Hotel Wien, responded to this review, November 27, 2012
Dear Mr. Nan F. ,

on behalf of the entire staff we I would like to take the liberty to sincere thank you for your recent stay at the Grand Hotel Wien.We highly appreciate your positive comments on our product and services.It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback.

I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks. As a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, the hotel continuously strives to meet your needs and expectation.

Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to serving you in the future.

Sincerely,

MARCUS FUERNKRANZ
Guest Relations and Quality Manager
Grand Hotel Wien
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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012 via mobile

My husband and I kicked off our two week (Vienna, Prague, back to Vienna) 40th birthday/15th anniversary trip at the gorgeous Grand Wien. From the moment we arrived, service was flawless. The lobby's giant chandelier will stop you in your tracks and sets the tone for what will be a luxurious stay. The rooms are large, with increadibly high ceilings, and are beautifully decorated. The bathroom is large, clean and has all the amentities. There are several highly rated restaurants inside the hotel, as well as a shopping galeria that offers clothing, accessories, drugstore, and small grocery. You are also within walking distance of popular shopping squares and the opera house, where a large screen plays the performance going on inside and offers outdoor seating to enjoy the show for free. Of course the experience of staying at the Grand Wien wouldn't be complete without grabbing a window table in the lovely Rosengarten and enjoying a slice of their famous Ring Cake while watching the world go by. This hotel definately contributed to my falling in love with Vienna, I hope it will do the same for you.

  • Stayed December 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grand Hotel W, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Grand Hotel Wien, responded to this review, November 27, 2012
Dear Mr. 2bluepoints

I would like to take the liberty to sincere thank you for your recent stay at the Grand Hotel Wien. We are very happy to read that you did enjoy your time at our hotel as well the beauty and charme of the city of Vienna.

I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks.
Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to serving you in the future.

Sincerely,

MARCUS FUERNKRANZ
Guest Relations and Quality Manager
Grand Hotel Wien
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Concord, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

As you walk through the front door, you already know that the hotel is perfectly located, the staff is friendly, and the hotel is beautifully appointed. As your stay unfolds, you are delighted to learn that the staff is very knowledgeable and service oriented and the rooms are spacious and comfortable. Many of the sites you'll want to see are within a 20 minute walk. The bus tour recommended by the Concierge is very good for an overview of this beautiful city.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grand Hotel W, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Grand Hotel Wien, responded to this review, November 27, 2012
Dear Mr. Jim W.,

Thank you very much for your recent stay at the Grand hotel Wien.We appreciate your comments as it is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback.

I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks.
Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to serving you in the future.

Sincerely,

MARCUS FUERNKRANZ
Guest Relations and Quality Manager
Grand Hotel Wien
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Moscow
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74 reviews 74 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Great hotel. Excellent location. The room is big enough. The personnel is very polite and professional. There is the swimming pool. You can rent a swimming suit. What I didn't like, that the restaurant was working only until 22.00 p.m. It's not convenient. However, I can definitely recommend to stay.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

The hotel is elegant and the staff was very courteous and helpful. The hotel is in a great location. Its a block to the Opera and the main walking street down to St. Steven's cathedral. Its another block or so to the Hofburg palace. There is a subway station at the Opera and it takes about 10 min. straight shot on the green line to the Schonbrunn Palace.

Room Tip: Park the car. Everything is accessible by walking Iraq using the subway.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grand Hotel W, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Grand Hotel Wien, responded to this review, November 27, 2012
Dear Mr. Doncur

We appreciate your comments regarding your recent stay at Grand Hotel Wien.It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback.

I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks. As a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, the hotel continuously strives to meet your needs and expectation.

Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to serving you in the future.

Sincerely,

MARCUS FUERNKRANZ
Guest Relations and Quality Manager
Grand Hotel Wien
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This hotel is all old world charm and crystal chandeliers..just how we like it. Spacious room..we had a deluxe double which apart from a queen sized bed had a large cabinet housing tea and coffee making facilities, a large desk, an armchair and a sofa. The bathroom had a very large bath with a shower hose beside the bath as well as one overhead for use as a standing shower. The toilet was in a room of its own off the bathroom which we really liked - complete with gold tapped bidet.
As it was our anniversary, my husband had arranged online for roses to be put in the room just before we entered - what a lovely surprise. We did not have a breakfast option but that was no bother as there is a mall complete with supermarket and cafes right through the glass doors next to the lifts. We did have drinks in the lobby cafe which is very elegant..pricey, but it is 5 star so to be expected. We had an evening meal at Le Ciel restaurant on the top floor. We chose one of the degustation menus which had a wine accompanying each course. The food and wines were excellent and the staff were knowledgeable and incredibly pleasant.
WE would definitely recommend this hotel in Vienna for anyone who likes a bit of old world class and does not appreciate minimalist interiors when indulging in a bit of luxury. Staff throughout the hotel were pleasant and helpful. A true 5 stars.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Susanne_Schwedhelm, Manager at Grand Hotel Wien, responded to this review, November 7, 2012
Dear fiftieschick57,
we are delighted that you have found your stay our Grand Hotel Wien such a memorable one. We try our utmost to make sure that our guest receive not 5*-but also personal service to make you as comfortable as possible. We very much hope that we will be able to welcome you again as guests in the near future.
Kindest regards,
Susanne Schwedhelm
Revenue Manager
Grand Hotel Wien
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Additional Information about Grand Hotel Wien

Address: Kaerntner Ring 9, Vienna 1010, Austria
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Inner City
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in Vienna
#16 Romantic Hotel in Vienna
#23 Luxury Hotel in Vienna
#24 Business Hotel in Vienna
#41 Family Hotel in Vienna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Wien 5*
Number of rooms: 205
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
For more than 140 years, the legendary Grand Hotel Wien has been one of Vienna's premiere destinations. Situated directly on the Ringstrasse boulevard in the heart of the city, the deluxe five-star hotel offers its guests historic luxury combined with state-of-the-art technology and outstanding service. 205 Rooms and suites, four restaurants, two bars, 12 function rooms and the exclusive Grand Spa No605 create the perfect ambience for an unforgettable stay in Vienna. ... more   less 
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