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“my favorite hotel in Vienna” 5 of 5 stars
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Hotel City Central
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Taborstrasse 8, Vienna 1020, Austria (Leopoldstadt)   |  
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Ranked #50 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Antwerp, Belgium
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“my favorite hotel in Vienna”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Fantastic hotel in center of Vienna.
Everything at walking distance. Very good price/quality.
Incredible breakfast, almost unlimited choice ... everything fresh.
Cosy and charming small hotel with very personal service.
Everybody is extremely polite and willing to help you.
I can recommend this hotel as well to families as to business people.
This hotel is also very close to the cat (train to airport) and bus to the airport.
I always book this hotel, it's my favorite !

Room Tip: i have been in this hotel a lot of times, the room was always very good.
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
    • 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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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, March 19, 2014
Dear Ivo S,

Thank you for choosing again our Hotel City Central. We are delighted to be your favourite hotel for your Vienna stays and we appreciate your compliments and recommendation.

We already forwarded your praise to the entire team and look forward to welcome you back soon.

In the meantime, we remain,

with best regards
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Athens
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

The hotel is nice in a very good location in walking distance to the city centre . The staff was very kind and helpfull. The breakfast delicious with good variety .The room was small but clean and cosy.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, March 19, 2014
Dear SofiaAthens,

Thank you for sharing your impressions with us and the TripAdvisor community. We are very glad to learn that you were satisfied with your stay and thank you for your nice compliments.

Regarding the room size: our Hotel City Central offers different room categories which vary in size and you also have the possibility to book apartments. We will be pleased to advise you at the time of your next booking.

In the meantime, we wish you a nice spring beginning and remain,

with best regards
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Stuttgart, Germany
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17 hotel reviews
Reviews in 45 cities Reviews in 45 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

This hotel is very classy and comfortable. The rooms are just right for however many people in your party. Very nicely decorated. Staff that are knowledgeable and friendly. The breakfast alone is worth the trip. Huge by European standards. Should even satisfy the most demanding American travelers. It is also just a short walk across the river to the Inner Stadt where most of Vienna's historic treasures are.

Room Tip: Rooms on the courtyard have a decent view without any street noise.
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear Ed M,

thank you for recommending our Hotel City Central to further travellers.

We are happy that you enjoyed your vacation and appreciate your compliments.

We wish you a nice winter continuation and remain,

with best regards
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2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Hotel is clean, quiet, located 10 minutes walk from the center. 2 minute walk from the Metro
Courteous service from service providers.
Allowed us early check in and late check out.
I want to commend especially the receptionist Rainald M. Egerth
That his recommendation was helpful and gave excellent service.
The room was a bit small but clean and very comfortable heated.
I'm sure I'll be back to this hotel.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear Devy B,

With pleasure we read your review and already passed your compliments to the Resident Manager Mr. Rainald M. Egerth.

Please be informed that the Hotel City Central offers different room categories and also apartments. Do not hesitate to contact us at the moment of your next booking. We will be pleased to advise you.

Looking forward to welcome you back in the future, we remain,

with best regards
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London
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88 reviews 88 reviews
34 hotel reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We stayed here just before Christmas and although it is definitely not the most modern or "boutique" hotel out there, I would highly recommend it primarily because the reception staff are tremendously friendly and helpful and because it is very clean and great value for money. Breakfast is also really good. The only negative thing is that the walls between the rooms are paper thin so if this is likely to bother you or you don't have earplugs then you might want to think about whether you stay here. I would stay again (I have earplugs).

  • Stayed December 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear LondonComfortseeker,

Thank you very much for writing an assessment regarding your stay at our Hotel City Central.

We are glad to learn that despite the problems caused by the soundproofing, you enjoyed your holidays and would like to visit us again in the future.

We already passed your information and hope to welcome you back soon.

In the meantime, we remain,

with best regards
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I went i this hotel during a business trip in Vienna. Very centrally located, high quality rooms and very good breakfast. The price also was excellent. The service personnel is extremely kind and speaks italian. Free wifi in the rooms... all these are good features for a business trip.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled on business
    • 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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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear Garga G,

We are happy that you enjoyed your business stay in our Hotel City Central and thank you for reviewing us.

We hope you will keep us in good memories and wish you a nice winter continuation.

Best regards
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Wiener Neustadt, Austria
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Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Location excellent.Breakfast fantastic! Would highly recommend this hotel. Good value for money. Very easy to access subway and get around Vienna. Is a little difficult to locate from the street, but easy access to the subway more than made up for this. I would definitely stay at this hotel again.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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linda_labschuetz, Internet Guest Relation Manager at Hotel City Central, responded to this review, January 15, 2014
Dear ernest w,

Thank you very much for your throughout positive comments. We are delighted that you fully enjoyed your stay at our Hotel City Central and would be glad to see you soon again in Vienna.

In the meantime, we remain,

with best regards
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Additional Information about Hotel City Central

Address: Taborstrasse 8, Vienna 1020, Austria
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Leopoldstadt
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#10 Green Hotel in Vienna
#35 Family Hotel in Vienna
#36 Luxury Hotel in Vienna
#50 Romantic Hotel in Vienna
#54 Business Hotel in Vienna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel City Central 4*
Number of rooms: 58
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The central location near the 1st District, coupled with the employees - typical Viennese charm, distinguish this 4-star hotel. Behind the stylish facade, guests find a perfect refuge for their stay in Vienna. 58 rooms and new, individual City Apartments in a nearby building are all convincing thanks to their classy furnishings and modern comforts such as air conditioning, cable and pay TV, and high-speed internet access. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Hotel Appartements City Central
Appartements City Central Hotel
Best Western Vienna

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