Make your stay in the stunning city of Vienna one never to forget with one of the 4.5 star secret hotels form Hotwire, located in the fantastic City Hall and University area of the capital. These hotels provide guests with an ideal location, in the North area of the city centre, where all of the wonderful sights of Vienna are only minutes away, not to mention top quality facilities and services, and all for an unbelievable price! The 4.5 star secret hotel collection includes highly regarded brands such as Sofitel, Le Meridien, Intercontinental, The Luxury Collection, and many more, as well as independent hotels. This charming yet luxurious one of a kind boutique hotel offers guests those little extras to make their stay in Vienna more enjoyable, from free internet access in every room, to a self service laundry facility, adding to the convenience of your stay. There’s also a fitness centre where guests can work off some of the delicious local cuisine, and the on site business centre makes this hotel perfect for business trips too! Start your evening with a delicious meal in the hotel’s very own restaurant, where you can find some of the top food in Vienna right on your doorstep.
The Vienna City Hall is located right on your doorstep with this City Hall – University of Vienna area hotel, one of the most beautiful buildings in the whole of the city. It was designed by Friedrich Schmidt and was built between 1872 and 1883 in a Gothic style, with a stunning tower similar to those of Gothic cathedrals. Today it is used as the head office of the municipal administration. Visitors can take guided tours through the Hall to see some of the famously beautiful interiors of the state rooms. The guide will take you through the Council Chamber, where the members of the City Council convene, featuring a huge historic chandelier of 23 lights, as well as the ceiling decorated with 22 carat gold. Visitors can also see the Coat of Arms Halls, the Stone Halls, the Festival Hall, the Senate Chamber, and the Arkadenhof, one of the biggest inner courtyards in Europe.
The University of Vienna is also nearby, founded by Duke Rudolph IV in 1365, making it the oldest university in the German speaking world. The centre of the university is located in the Main Building on the Ringstrasse, with a stunning historical façade. Here you can also take a guided tour, with tickets for adults costing as little as €5, enabling you to see the many of the rooms and halls, and to learn about their rich history, from the Aula of the main building to the Grosser Festsaal (Main Ceremonial Chamber).