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Reviewed 1 week ago

a great park in the middle of the city which keeps on of the biggest secrets of Vienna, the Volksgarten club which has great parties, DJ's and offers indoor and outdoor space

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Matthias F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great park for a gentle stroll around the park. Nicely kept (as is all of central Vienna), marked paths too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wraxall_Travellers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

natural site clean quiet nothing to add apart from a great area to visit and discover a part of Europe

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eggjelly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Volksgarten was a part of hofburg, created in 1821. In 1823 it was opened for the people. In the park we admire Theseus Temple - situated in the center of the park, the fountains : The Triton and Nymph Fountain and Volksgarten Fountain. A magnificent...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Starting to be winter, we found roses still blooming. A period correct garden. Well kept and well used.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ockert M
Reviewed November 12, 2018

this is part of the hofburg palace and is in the first district of vienna.the garden is well kept and has a very nice rose garden that is made up of hundreds of different types and colours of roses.this is a nice peaceful garden right...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The gardens are beautiful and the roses are stunning. The hidden gem in the garden is the little cafe - coffee and cake or a more substantial meal. We had the frittaten soup and the wrestle with bread and mustard - delicious. They don't serve...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Y5540TQjulie
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Across the street from the Parliament (Rathaus) is imperial park called the Volksgarten, with a fine public garden. If you are a fan of the Empress Sisi, you should not miss the Sisi Monument in the far corner of the park. The white monument is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tk3232
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The most charming public park and garden in Vienna. I was amazed seeing all these rows of beautiful rose bushes. The whole area is clean, well-maintained and all the plants are in perfect condition. I had no intention of going to this garden and I’m...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Acidov
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful park for a stroll as I took early in the morning on a crisp Autumn day. Plenty of benches to sit on and chat, read or just contemplate. The lawns are expertly tended and manicured and there are lovely trees, bushes and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
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gh_s s
February 28, 2018|
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Response from JenniferLGD | Reviewed this property |
I doubt the roses will be blooming already in April, but it's a LOVELY park anyway, and worth a visit!
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gh_s s
February 28, 2018|
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Response from 936sophiap | Reviewed this property |
I think depending on the weather but a little to early to bloom but lovely little park
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ShriTolia
July 5, 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know about roses, but I expect that there will still be beautiful flowers there.
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Why do you change hotels during your stay?
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Best place for a picnic (6 Replies)
Hi everyone! Can anyone share/recommend the best place for a picnic? More of a place where we can sit on the grass and spread out a bit. I know Volksgarten looks beautiful, but mostly benches and maybe not the most appropriate place to be on the lawn? Perhaps Augarten? And I think Vienna Woods might be a little to far... Thanks so much! Brooke
February 15, 2018|
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