- Built in 1873 when it first opened for the World Exhibition, The Palais Hansen Kempinski is a heritage listed hotel and one of the most important historic buildings in Vienna, which is located near the heart of Austria’s capital.
- This historical Palais blends modern luxury with traditional Viennese charm.
- Explore Vienna in a traditional Viennese horse-drawn carriage. Visit the State Opera House, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, The Imperial Palace, and the Prater Ferris Wheel.
- The ottoman-inspired spa facilities offer a retreat from the daily grind with a wide array of treatments accompanied by steam rooms, loungers and a hydro pool.
- Though the luxury hotel may be historic in nature, it doesn’t skimp on the high-tech touches. Baths are controlled by integrated one-touch buttons, and ipads can be used to request room service from the comfort of your bed.
- Palais Hansen Kempinski is home to some of the best restaurants in Vienna including the Michelin star restaurant Edvard.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
As Austria’s capital, it is no surprise Vienna is filled with fascinating museums and galleries. Known for its dazzling palaces, imperial artwork and rich musical culture, there is so much to discover here. Home of Sigmund Freud, Mozart and Beethoven, it is a captivating city fuelled by inspiration and creativity.
The historic centre of Vienna is, in fact, a UNESCO World Heritage Site itself – a true reflection on how utterly breath-taking this city is. While you travel from museum to museum, don’t forget to stop, look around and take in the unique architecture.
The historic palace is a World Heritage site and Austria’s most visited attraction. For centuries, it was owned by the Habsburgs and is mostly in its original, historic condition. This Baroque complex lures visitors with one of Vienna’s most beautiful parklands, the oldest existing zoo in the world and the Gloriette, which sits high above Vienna. Spend a day at Schönbrunn and enjoy a day full of Austrian history.
Welcome to the world capital of classical music. Since 1869, the Viennese State Opera House has shone with unique architecture and a special atmosphere. Enjoy a 40-minute tour and learn some interesting facts about the history of the house, the opera business and the architecture. As the former “living room” of Mozart, Strauß and Verdi, the Viennese State Opera House still exudes the unforgettable charm of those bygone days.
An amusement park meets nostalgic dreams and a green lung! An amusement park for many, a place of nostalgic dreams for some and a green lung of relaxation for almost all, the Vienna Prater offers varied entertainment and culinary possibilities with something for everyone. The Schweizerhaus – the Austrian counterpart to the Bavarian Hofbräuhaus in the middle of Vienna’s Prater – is the first meeting point for hungry visitors. In the huge garden, you will be able to sit side-by-side with locals and enjoy the famous Stelze with an original beer.
Recognised in the last two years as a piece of World Intangible Heritage by UNESCO, Viennese coffeehouse culture lives up to its world-famous reputation for providing an oasis of comfort. Traditional and typical Viennese coffeehouses lure with a wide range of styles of coffee, a variety of patisserie options and memorable Viennese charm. Whether you want to try a Gugelhupf, a classic Sacher cake or an apple strudel, you’re sure to find an enchanting, delightful and sweet treat.
As the former historic epicentre of the vast Habsburg Empire, the Viennese Imperial Palace remains, today, one of the most culturally important monuments of the city.
Visit the home of the Imperial Apartments, the Imperial Treasury, the Sisi Museum or the world-famous Spanish Riding School. Today, all of them represent the city’s historic imperial splendour right in the modern centre of Vienna. It is the perfect starting point for even more sightseeing tours.
The 880-year-old Viennese landmark is considered a must-see sightseeing point during a stay in Vienna. Not only many tourists but also many locals often visit the “Steffl”. Discover and admire the historic vaults of St Stephen’s Cathedral and the mystical underground catacombs, or climb 343 steps to the tower room of St Stephen to see one of the most beautiful views over Vienna. Thousands of details make St Stephen’s Cathedral a historic architectural and art treasure, offering a lot of new things to discover.
The city’s horse-drawn carriages are as much a part of Vienna’s traditions as the Sachertorte and Wiener Schnitzel.
Day after day, they show tourists from all over the world Vienna’s beautiful sights from a different and unique perspective. A ride on one of the two-horse carriages is the highlight of any visit to Vienna.
In a carriage and pair, surrounded by historic palais, you feel like travelling in time – back to the age of monarchy and the outstanding history of the city. Always featured by expert knowledge – only a few people know the city as the Fiaker do. The 150 horse-drawn carriage companies here in Vienna are happy to offer visitors the most convenient method of sightseeing.
The 5-star superior Palais Hansen Kempinski offers a modern and luxurious lifestyle in a historic Palais. Individual service combined with Viennese charm ensures moments that will be remembered. The listed Palais is located in the centre of Vienna in the first district close to the most popular sights. Designed by the famous architect Theophil Edvard Hansen, the hotel welcomed visitors to the World Exhibition in 1873 and reopened in 2013 as part of Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group Kempinski.
There are 152 elegant rooms and suites on three floors. Culinary delights are provided by the restaurants Die Küche Wien and Michelin-starred EDVARD. In the Lobby Lounge guests enjoy the famous Kempinski apple strudel. Evenings are best spent in the Lobby Bar, the Cigar Lounge and award-winning 26°EAST Bar. The Kempinski The Spa with gym offers relaxation and wellness.
98 rooms and 54 suites, including three wheelchair-accessible rooms. All of them with top-quality furnishings and timelessly elegant design. All rooms have a bathroom with separate bathtub and shower. Rooms (Superior, Deluxe and Grand Deluxe) and suites (Junior to President) are well-sized, airy and comfortable, with high ceilings, sumptuous king-sized beds and in-room iPads and Nespresso machines. The only differentiating factor of the Superior room is its slightly smaller size; Ring Suites have views over Schottenring, and some have balconies. Décor varies: some rooms are muted and quite masculine, with grey tones and splashes of colour in patterned carpets and bed throws, while others might be rich in woods and reds. Large photographs of dancers adorn the walls. Marbled bathrooms come with tubs and gorgeous monsoon showers. A welcome patisserie and bowl of fruit is offered in suites on arrival, as well as upgraded Kempinski-brand toiletries. But the showstopper is the 400-metre-square Presidential Suite with its panoply of rooms and its own steam room.
Viewing the inner courtyard – the superior room is a quiet and peaceful place to relax from all the adventures experienced in the austrian capital. Book the superior double room and enjoy king sized beds with fine duvets, flat screen tv and entertainment center. For a perfect start to the day, enjoy a viennese coffee from your own coffee bar. Enquire today!
The views are dominated by historic buildings; the mood is modern, timeless and elegant. Interconnecting rooms allow for time with the whole family and some deluxe rooms even offer the comfort of a balcony. Enjoy this special atmosphere suitable for all kinds of trips – whether it is a city trip, romantic weekend or for business purposes!
Grand Deluxe Room
Even the room’s “comfort menu” reads like a small wish list. Be it bathrobes, towels or the selection of pillows – you are surrounded by luxury, style and elegance. Special amenities of the grand deluxe room: view of ring boulevard or the quiet side street, additional sofabed upon availability and a lot of space of 45 to 53 sqm.
Each suite at palais hansen kempinski is unique. This wonderful, light blue suite has a comfortable size of 53 sq m (570 sq ft) that combines the bedroom, a cozy sitting area and a desk in one spacious room. The first eye-catcher when entering the suite is the contemporary interior, which joins viennese history and the 21st century. A comfortable king-size or twin bed, an elegant wooden desk including a hidden make-up mirror and an impressive minibar, which is integrated into a wing door cabinet, invite you to linger. A modern nespresso coffee machine and a snack bar complete the offer.
The hansen suite is named after the famous architect theophil hansen, who built the palais hansen in 1873. The interior of the hansen suite reflects modern zeitgeist and classic style. Your eyes will fall in love with the many details. The hansen suite is the perfect choice for those who appreciate the comfort of a separate bedroom and living room. The up to 53 sq m (570 sq ft) hansen suite can accommodate two people.
The ring suite is a reflection of everything that makes vienna so unique – european flair bedded in viennese style. Feel at home in the 60 sq m (646 sq ft) ring suite with a view of the ringstraße boulevard in the heart of vienna. Marvel at vienna’s stunning architecture while enjoying a fresh coffee from your nespresso machine. The ring suite gets its name not only from its magnificent view, but also from the ring-shaped floor plan.
Luxury Palais Suite
Vienna is a modern city, in which the charm of the emperors and kings is omnipresent. Feel like a royal – but today, with everything you can expect in terms of luxury and comfort. The beige-coloured suite promises sheer luxury with fine furnishings and high-quality materials. Experience the pure five-star superior luxury in a listed palais hotel of today.
This luxury suite reflects the classical vienna of music, fashion and art as well as the modern and stylish vienna. You can expect luxury down to the smallest detail. Palais hansen kempinski is home to the city’s largest presidential suite. With a size of 320 sq m (3,444 sq ft), it can accommodate two adults and two children in elegant rooms: a spacious bedroom, a comfortable living room, a dining room, a private kitchenette and an office area with a desk. The interior of the suite is characterised by discreet colours, rich fabrics and high-quality materials.
Palais hansen kempinski is home to some of the best restaurants in Vienna. Start your day with our rich market breakfast at die küche wien. With its laid-back atmosphere and classic viennese dishes, it is the perfect place for lunch and dinner too. For fine dining in Vienna, michelin star restaurant Edvard is simply a must. Also awarded 16 gault & millau points, you will find outstanding five, seven or nine course menus here. For somewhere more casual try the lobby lounge & bar, with its famous apple strudel, or the cigar lounge are perfect whenever you need to relax. For creative cocktails, visit 26°east.
Die Kueche Wien
Welcome to die küche wien, the place to visit in Vienna if you are looking for a comfortable, laid-back atmosphere to dine on delicious food. Enjoy some of austria’s most loved dishes, seasonal highlights and fine steaks here, all prepared lovingly by our highly experienced chefs.
Allow us to introduce to you Edvard, our michelin star restaurant in Vienna. Awarded a michelin star every year since 2014, and 16 gault & millau points, we are immensely proud to be known as one of the top fine-dining restaurants in austria. Combining fresh and seasonal products with an alpine and mediterranean approach and the unrivalled skills of our talented chef de cuisine, thomas pedevilla, we are delighted to offer guests a whole host of artisan dishes in the form of five, seven and nine course tasting menus.
The location for all bar fans and connoisseurs of good drinks at schottenring: 26°east. Creative cocktails, fine spirits and champagne are on the menu of the new bar in palais hansen kempinski. The unusual name of the bar also reveals the concept: the signature cocktails are inspired by countries along the 26th degree of longitude – 26, since the address of the bar is schottenring 26.
Our architectural gem: the cigar lounge. Surrounded by pillars of the former inner courtyard, find a seat in our comfortable corner booths, the perfect location for fine cigars, aromatic cocktails, whiskeys and rums. Apart from the hotel-owned humidor, there is the option to store your own cigars – and enjoy them in the unique atmosphere of our cigar lounge.
Lobby Lounge & Bar
Palais Hansen Kempinski is modern, innovative and timeless, yet relaxed and unconventional at the same time – guests can enjoy this atmosphere best at the lobby lounge & bar. This is the place where the viennese and their international guests meet for having the boersefruehstueck, a ladies or gents tea, a piece of cake made by pastry chef Georg Hölbl or cocktails, small snacks or a theophil lager beer.
A 24-hour concierge can advise on local events and activities, and book experiences at the hotel, including apfelstrudel cookery classes (once a month), and excursions in a Fiaker (traditional Viennese horse-drawn carriage). Located on the mezzanine level, the 8,610 sf Kempinski The Spa is decorated in warm shades of brown and red, and features a gym with technogym equipment, six treatment rooms, a hydropool, steam room and a bio-sauna with mixed and ladies-only areas.
Kempinski the spa will take each guest on a journey around the world. It is inspired by the four european seasons and decorated in the impressive colours of the ottoman empire. Located on the mezzanine, the 800 sqm kempinski the spa is equipped with outstanding facilities that provide everything to its guests in order to guarantee a day full of relaxation. The wellness area is furnished with a modern gym, saunas, a hydro pool (13 x 20 ft) and six excellent treatment rooms.
A gym with state-of-the-art Technogym equipment.