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“Good location” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus

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Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus
Ranked #95 of 367 Hotels in Vienna
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32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Good location”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2013

We stayed here just before Christmas and, although a bit difficult to find, located in an alley, the stay was very nice. We were given a duplex suite at no extra cost. Breakfast was included with a fantastic selection (including sparkling wine). Within a short walk of all the main attractions along and around the ringstrasse. Would highly recommend.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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MercureJosefshof, Manager at Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear user jean9618,

thank you so much for your comments which we will share with pleasure with our staff.

Hope to see you soon again.

Best regards and wishes

Elisabeth Neubauer
General Manager
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Concord, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2013

This was a great hotel to stay in Vienna. While not directly in the city center it's a pleasant site seeing 10- 15 minute walk. Or even shorter if you hop on the metro which is also right by. The plus of it being out of the center is it's quiet. The hotel provides a decent breakfast although it's a bit pricy. There are plenty of cafes near as well. We arrived pretty early in Vienna and hotel room wasn't ready (understandable). But they managed to still get us in early. The staff was overall pretty young but very kind and helpful. Rooms were big by European standards. Beds were super comfortable. Wifi was free but not very strong. But that is not why you are in Vienna! I would recommend this to anyone.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Jaz8610
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MercureJosefshof, Manager at Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear guest,

thank you very much for your positive comments.

It was a pleasure to read that you were overall satisfied with your stay.

If your travel plans guide you back to Vienna we would be very pleased to welcome you again at the Josefshof.

Best regards to California

Elisabeth Neubauer
General Manager
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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2013

We stayed here a few days on our Honeymoon. The hotel is really comfortable.. It is situated in a very quiet street but was close to public transport to reach the city. The staff was great, we had to ask them for directions and places of interest couple of times and they were always helpful with maps and as much information they could give. Only thing i found was, the rooms were quite cramped.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank nixforfun
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ElisabethN114, Manager at Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear guest,

thank you for your positive comments on tripadvisor.com.

We hope to welcome you once again in the future.

Best wishes

Elisabeth Neubauer
General Manager
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2013

Not quite four , but better than three. Room great but a hint of cigarettes filtered through the aircon. Smoking rooms died in the real world 10 years ago Guys. Blow them out.
No real bar ie no draught beer. Not great
Location terific. Value through hotwire very good.
Good at the price but had it been top dollar, ordinary

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Chris G
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ElisabethN114, Manager at Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus, responded to this review, January 29, 2014
Dear user Chris G,

thank you very much for your comments on your recent stay.

It is always good to receive feedback from our guests, either positive and negative.

We hope to see you once again here at our Merure Josefshof.

Best wishes from Vienna

Elisabeth Neubauer
General Manager
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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2013

Lovely hotel near the Rathaus. Staff was friendly and helpful with a quick checkin. Near a U-Bahn station so it easy to get to from the Westbanhof. Close walk to Rathaus, Parliament, and Volks Park, which leads to Alstadt. Very cool to have a skylight window in a hotel! Down a quiet side street yet everything is very accessible, Will stay there again!

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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ElisabethN114, Manager at Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus, responded to this review, July 19, 2013
Dear user Jayna1957,

we like to thank you for your impressions about your recent accommodation at our
Mercure Josefshof.

It was a great pleasure to read that you liked your stay and will forward your praises to our staff.

We are already looking forward to welcoming you again and send best wishes from Vienna.

Elisabeth Neubauer
General Manager
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and really enjoyed our stay! The hotel is a little out of the city centre but there are some lovely restaurants only 5 mins walk away. The hotel staff were extremely helpful and friendly the rooms are spacious and really clean.
Would recommend!

  • Stayed May 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Lauralouise4234
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ElisabethN114, Manager at Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus, responded to this review, July 19, 2013
Dear guest,

thank you very much for commenting on your stay on tripadvisor.

It was nice to read that you liked our hotel and the location.

We hope to welcome you again at the Josefshof in the future.

Best regards and best wishes

Elisabeth Neubauer
General Manager
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Additional Information about Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus

Property: Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus
Address: Josefsgasse 4-6, Vienna 1080, Austria
Phone Number:
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Josefstadt
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#13 Green Hotel in Vienna
#69 Luxury Hotel in Vienna
#93 Family Hotel in Vienna
#96 Business Hotel in Vienna
#105 Romantic Hotel in Vienna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Josefshof Wien am Rathaus 4*
Number of rooms: 164
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Beautifully renovated hotel in the centre of Vienna, very close to Ringstrasse. The hotel offers 121 rooms, including 111 non smoking rooms, a breakfast room, garden terrace, bar and meeting rooms.The hotel is located in a small lane in the historic citycentre and most of the rooms face the quiet, leafy courtyard. Not far from Rathausplatz and Stephansplatz Squares, Parliament, museums, Museumsquartier cultural complex, Hofburg Castle and Mariahilferstrasse. Daily breakfast buffet served until 12 noon ... more   less 
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