Hotel Imperial - A Luxury Collection Hotel

Rated 9.3 in 450 reviews. 138 rooms.


The luxurious, renowned 5-star Hotel Imperial is set directly on the Ringstraße boulevard in the heart of Vienna and takes you back to the times of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It features exclusive hotel rooms, a gourmet restaurant and a 24-hour rooftop fitness centre with a sauna. It was inaugurated in 1873 by Emperor Francis Joseph as the Palais Württemberg.

Decorated with precious antiques, silk walls and historical details, the rooms and suites of Hotel Imperial - A Luxury Collection Hotel offer modern comforts such as air conditioning, a sound system and an extra-large TV. Bathrobes and slippers are available in the spacious marble bathrooms. For guests of the suites, a personal butler service is available.

Guests can dine in the award-winning Restaurant Opus or enjoy a classic Viennese coffee and pastries, including the famous Imperialtorte (cake), at Café Imperial. At the 1873 Hallensalon, a wide range of cocktails and other drinks, as well as live piano music, are offered.

The on-site business centre comprises modern meeting rooms and elegant conference salons equipped with state-of-the-art technology. The historic and carefully restored Festsaal and Marmorsaal are an ideal location for events.

The Musikverein (concert hall), site of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s New Year’s Concert, is right behind Hotel Imperial. Karlsplatz Underground Station, the State Opera, and the Kärntner Straße shopping street can be reached in a 5-minute walk.

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A guide to great places near Hotel Imperial - A Luxury Collection Hotel

  1. Musikverein

    The home of the New Year's Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic. A concert of classical music, on every January 1. It is broadcast around the world to an estimated audience of 50 million in 73 countries

    97 m from hotel
    Bösendorferstr. 12

  2. Großer Musikvereinssaal

    This concert hall, with its long and tall shoebox shape and many diffusive, sound scattering elements, has one of the world's best acoutics for classical music. Lean back and enjoy!

    99 m from hotel
    Bösendorferstr. 12

  3. 1516 The Brewing Company

    Probably the best microbrewery in Vienna. Have a seat by the bar and enjoy Hop Devil India Pale Ale. Cheers!

    233 m from hotel
    Schwarzenbergstr. 2

  4. Haus der Musik

    Just a few minutes away from St. Stephen's Cathedral is Vienna's museum of sound and music. Exhibitions here include ancient instruments, interactive installations, and musical inventions.

    277 m from hotel
    Seilerstätte 30

  5. Schwarzenbergplatz

    After the end of World War II, the Red Army revealed the War Memorial behind the fountain. Until 1955, a Soviet T-34 tank was placed here, and the southern part of square was renamed Stalin Square.

    288 m from hotel

  6. Gerstner K. u. K. Hofzuckerbäcker

    Cosy place, though no vegan options..

    296 m from hotel
    Kärntner Str. 51

  7. Wiener Konzerthaus

    Its musical scope is not limited to the classical repertoire but ranges from the Middle Ages to the most progressive sounds of the present time.

    336 m from hotel
    Lothringerstraße 20

  8. Wiener Staatsoper

    One of the best value operas

    374 m from hotel
    Opernring 2

  9. Gmoakeller

    Loved the place! Amazing schnitzel with potato salad (18 Euro) and goose liver as a starter (13 Euro). The staff is very professional!

    408 m from hotel
    Am Heumarkt 25

  10. Ronacher Theater

    One of the most important musical venues in Vienna, on September 5 they will show "Elisabeth" again.

    456 m from hotel
    Seilerstätte 9

  11. Albertina

    Magritte, Dürrer, Kandisky , Monnet, ...

    0.5 km from hotel
    Albertinaplatz 1

  12. Burggarten

    To me, the greatest place in Wien. Enjoy!

    0.7 km from hotel