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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

This was the recommended hotel for a course I was taking in Vienna. Got in, had to wait a bit for the receptionist (he was in the back cleaning/remodeling/something), but there was seating so no big deal. He was a bit frazzled at check-in, but we got an upgrade to a 3-person room because they were out of 2-person rooms.... More 

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

This is one charming Hotel on a very good position. It's only on 15 minutes walking distance from the city center. Rooms are spacious and clean, bed is very comfortable, breakfast is good, people that work there are very polite and friendly. Every day You get new, clean towels. It's very good value for the money.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

The Pension Excellence is located right opposite the University of Vienna, making it perfect if you are visiting there. It is also on various tram lines and close to the centre of town. I believe it gets 4 stars because it has room safes, but at this price you will not be expecting a luxury establishment. What you will get... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

Hotel is Very simple litlbit old, but perfect located close to centrum just in walking distance to city Hall. Rooms are clean And breakfast good. Perfect cost/benefit. Possible to book parking place which i Hardy recoment.

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Kranj, Slovenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

The Pension is very central located. The rooms on the main street can be a bit noisy, the tram and bars. I stayed in a single room, which is small, but it is clean and comfortable. The breakfast is nice, self-service, enough things to pick one... The plus is garage, which is a big plus if you are traveling by... More 

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Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We had a room on the interior courtyard so it was quite quiet. Some hall noise (poor quality, old doors), Clean enough room that was actually reasonably large for downtown Vienna. Good shower, decent breakfast, nice owner. Decent location. Not a bad deal for the money if you have an courtyard room. Cheap falafel place nextdoor.

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Petrov, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

The room was more or less clean, but somehow shabby, without maintenance (badly scratched walls, in one room the inner window was broken) The bathroom was OK. Very poor breakfast. I had the feeling that they had carefully chosen the the cheapest possible sort of ham, cheese, salami and sausages. Fair price would be around 60 EU But the location... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

The hotel room was clean, the shampoo/soap could improved or bring yours! The was no air conditioning so it was a sauna! Being so close to the tram stop means it can get quite loud. Breakfast was simple. I found alternative accommodations for the same price with better service and room amenities

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Jan Juc, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We only stayed at Pension Excellence for one night but found the hotel staff went out of there way every time we required assistance. A friendly smile with prompt service every time. Would definitely recommend to budget conscious travellers. The only drawback was lack of air conditioning so if it's hot you might want to request a room that doesn't... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Great location,close to the center, tram stops in the front of the hotel Rooms are ok,but because of very high noise coming from the traffic on the street where the house is located,difficult to take a rest.The windows are very old,so you have all noise at yr room as no sound proof available.No air condition, either.This is big problem at... More 

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Staying in Josefstadt

Neighborhood Profile
Josefstadt
The eighth district is an older generation’s Vienna at its finest: and this is what makes it popular with locals of all ages. Josefstadt has theater, small independent shops, romantic passageways, neighborhood cafés with regular clientele, church squares, town palaces and shady communal gardens. Trendy hangouts have conquered distinctive places such as the Old General Hospital (Altes AKH) and the vaults of overground U6. Theater in der Josefstadt on Josefstädter Strasse is the district’s cultural epicenter. Even if your German isn’t good enough to watch a play, you can marvel at the typical Biedermeier building and take a glimpse into the foyer. Lange Gasse houses an iconic local restaurant at its corner, as well as a legendary sweet shop and a bustling neighborhood market every Saturday. For small palace atmosphere and a different view on Vienna’s history, make your way to Schönborn garden palace (Palais Schönborn), which houses the Museum of Folk and Folk Art (Volkskundemuseum). Maria-Treu-Platz, with its summer outdoor cafés facing baroque church Maria Treu, and the historic passageway of Lerchenfelder Strasse 13 hide top spots for insiders.
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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Pension Excellence

Address: Alser Strasse 21, Vienna 1080, Austria
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Josefstadt , Alservorstadt
Price Range: $77 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pension Excellence 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Excellence Hotel Vienna
Hotel Style:
#153 Luxury Hotel in Vienna
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