We arrived by taxi from the train station and the trip prepares you for the excellent location of the hotel. The reception was friendly, though easily distracted, and we were very happy to obtain an early check-in. The furnishings in our room had obviously seen better days but the bathroom was large and updated. We had no luck with the included Wi-Fi but didn’t waste much time fooling with it. Breakfast was a welcome treat (bacon and eggs) and the attached restaurant was convenient but fell short in selection and service. However the ability to walk almost anywhere in the old town in minutes makes up for any minor glitches.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- With an age over 750 years, the Hotel Elefant is one of Salzburg's oldest and most traditional hotels. It is situated down a quiet lane off the world-famous Getreidegasse. A look at the history of this building shows that over the past 500 years the hotel's purpose was, and still is, to serve its guests according to the best in Austrian tradition. Lodging in this hotel offers you style and comfort and you will quickly feel at home as a guest of this house. Family-Run Hotel: The Hotel Elefant is run now by the 4th generation of family Mayr. All our employees have been working with us for a long time, so you can be assured to have best quality service. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Best Western Elefant
- Best Western Salzburg
- Salzburg Best Western