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Wienzeile is a street that runs through the city along the Vienna River. The area is home to the city’s most popular market, Naschmarkt, many restaurants, shops and most of Vienna’s gay nighlife.
These hotels in this area are within easy reach of the historic Old Town, the Museum Quarter and Mariahilfer Straße (Vienna’s most important shopping street).
based on 1359 reviews
Why this hotel? Walk to gay bars. Modern design. Excellent value. Free WiFi.
The hotel (formerly ‘La Prima Fashion’) has a breakfast lounge bar with a terrace in the courtyard. Each modern guest room features a flat screen TV and free WiFi. Laptop computers and mobile phones are available on request. There is a gym around the corner, and many restaurant choices nearby.
From the hotel, the Vienna State Opera and the famous Schönbrunn Palace can be reached in 10 minutes via the metro. A very popular hotel on Travel Gay Europe.
based on 3521 reviews
Why this hotel? Unique design. Great for shopping. Close to gay scene. Free WiFi.
Das Tyrol’s exclusive design is quite special. Each large soundproof room features creative artworks by famous Viennese designers, satellite TV, Nespresso coffee maker and free WiFi. A tasty breakfast buffet is served daily, and you have free access to the modern sauna facilities.
The hotel enjoys a fabulous location on the city’s longest shopping street, Mariahilfer Straße, with its high-end shops, restaurants, cafés and museums. The metro station and the main gay venues in Naschmarkt area are just a short walk away.
Why this hotel? Popular choice. Convenient location. Close to metro station. Free WiFi.
The Star Inn Wien Schönbrunn’s convenient location, right across the street from the metro station, makes it a popular choice on Travel Gay Europe. You can connect to Schönbrunn Palace and Mariahilferstraße shopping street within 10 minutes.
All modern guest rooms feature free WiFi, flat screen TV, air conditioning, comfortable bed and seating area. The hotel has good breakfast buffet. Vending machines for drinks and snacks are provided.
based on 2500 reviews
Why this hotel? Close to Naschmarkt & gay nightlife. Convenient location. Free WiFi.
The Beethoven hotel has an excellent location opposite the famous Theater an der Wien and within easy reach of the historic city centre. Many of Vienna’s best gay bars and clubs are less than a 10-minute walk away.
Housed in a historic Neo-Renaissance building, each comfortable soundproof, non-smoking room has free WiFi, flat screen TV, mini bar and safe.
The hotel is a few minutes’ walk from The Museum Quarter, the Musikverein Concert Hall, the State Opera and the Karlplatz metro station.
Why this hotel? Excellent value. Great for shopping & gay nightlife. Free WiFi.
Located just a few minutes’ walk from Vienna’s biggest shopping street Mariahilfer Straße, the Arthotel ANA Boutique Six (formerly “Hotel 1060”) is also within easy reach of the gay bars like Red Carpet and EAGLE cruise club.
The newly renovated rooms are soundproof, spacious and non-smoking. Each room features a good-sized LED flat screen TV, iPod dock, minibar, air conditioning, free WiFi. Many rooms have a balcony or small terrace.
We like their breakfast buffet which includes a wide selection of tasty pastries, sausage, ham, cheese, salmon, eggs, cereals and coffee.
Why this hotel? Best seller. Central location. New hotel. Free WiFi.
The relatively new Motel Wien-Staatsoper in Vienna offers great-value rooms, just a couple of minutes’ walk from the State Opera, Ringstraße boulevard, U-Bahn station.
Housed in a 19th century building, guest rooms are modern and air-conditioned. All rooms feature a flat screen TV and en suite bathroom. A wide range of restaurants and cafés are nearby.
7.07 Very Good
based on 417 reviews
Why this hotel? Convenient location. Great value. Near the gay scene. Free WiFi.
Carlton Opera is a great-value 3-star hotel, frequented by artists, musicians and historians, due to its central location, close to the legendary Freihaus Quarter and the world-famous Opera House.
Guest rooms feature art nouveau style with free WiFi. The in-house fitness centre has a sauna, and discounts are offered for other nearby gyms.
Vienna’s trendy 7th district is located conveniently close to both the city centre sights and gay nightlife. The district is also home to some of the best museums in the city.
based on 4412 reviews
Why this hotel? Stylish rooms. Great for sightseeing & gay nightlife. Free WiFi.
Style meets substance. The 25hours Hotel is located close to the Museum Quarter and not too far from the gay scene.
Guest rooms are uniquely decorated, contemporary in style and fun. Some rooms have a fully equipped kitchenette. Onsite facilities include an Italian restaurant, a spa and a rooftop bar with panoramic views.
Great locatioi for sightseeing. The 25hours is steps away from transport links and within walking distance to St Stephen Cathedral, the Vienna State Opera and the famous Mariahilfer shopping street.
Why this hotel? Gay hotel. Gay sauna onsite. Excellent value. Free WiFi.
As gay as it gets! The great-value Hotel-Pension Wild is home to the popular gay sauna SportSauna – hotel guests receive a 50% discount.
Set in beautiful historic building in a quiet area in Josefstadt, the hotel offers 26 soundproof, non-smoking rooms with free WiFi, private or shared bathroom. Ironing facilities, hairdryer and fan are available upon request.
The hotel is within walking distance to the Ring Boulevard, many restaurants and shops, along with gay venues around Wienzeile Street. The nearby metro provides fast connections to other parts of Vienna.
7.79 Very Good
based on 1718 reviews
Why this hotel? Near the gay nightlife. Stylish rooms. Great value. Free WiFi.
The great-value, no-frills Hotel ViennArt is well-located for sightseeing, shopping and dining. The trendy Mariahilfer street, restaurants and gay-popular venues are just a short walk away
All 60 stylishly designed guest rooms feature modern artworks, flat screen satellite TV and free WiFi. A tasty breakfast buffet is served every morning. Free drinks at the lounge. Staff are helpful and attentive.
based on 2276 reviews
Why this hotel? Uniquely designed rooms. Great location. Easy access to the gay scene. Free WiFi.
Boutique hotel in a historic building where you can enjoy the owner’s collection of contemporary art, the breakfast buffet in the Red Salon, the free afternoon tea and cake in front of the fireplace.
Each guest room is individually designed and features selected furniture, air conditioning, minibar and free WiFi.
The Altstadt is a 5-minute walk from the Museum Quarter, and within 15 minutes to Volkstheater metro station, the Ring boulevard, and the gay venues around Wienzeile.
Vienna’s historic Old Town is home to famous landmarks: Rathaus, St Stephen’s Cathedral, State Opera, Stadtpark and some of the city’s best hotels, with Ring Street circling along the route of the ancient walls.
Why this hotel? Luxury choice. Fabulous pool & gym. Popular with gay guests. Free WiFi.
Guest rooms at Le Meridien are spacious and equipped with high-quality furnishings and products. Free WiFi is available in all areas.
Excellent facilities include a gourmet restaurant, lounge bar, spa and a nightclub. We like the indoor pool and state-of-the-art gym. Hotel staff offer exceptional service.
Why this hotel? Central location. Excellent views. Close to gay scene. Free WiFi.
Luxurious yet casual. The Ring offers exclusive rooms in a historic building, right in the city centre. The hotel combines modern and classic furnishings with a designer’s touch in every room, may of which have wonderful views.
The Ring’s restaurant and bar offers an impressive wine and champagne menu. The hotel also features a spa, gym, sauna, steam bath and massage service.
Why this hotel? Excellent views. Great for shopping & sightseeing. Free WiFi.
Nicely located on Ring boulevard overlooking the Stadtpark, the Vienna Marriott is an ideal choice for shopping and sightseeing.
This 5-star hotel features a nice indoor pool, well-equipped gym, spa, restaurant, café and bar. The onsite lounge offers panoramic views of the city. Free WiFi.
The hotel is a short walk from St Stephen’s Cathedral, the Opera House and Kärntnerstraße shopping street. Gay nightlife in Naschmarkt can be reached in 20 minutes by walking or the metro.
based on 2445 reviews
Why this hotel? Fabulous spa and gym. Luxury choice. Great for sightseeing. Free WiFi.
One of the finest hotels in Vienna. The historic Palais Hansen Kempinski retains much of its classic 18th century charm that blends perfectly with modern comforts. It features 2 restaurants, 3 bars, spa & wellness centre and a well-equipped gym.
Guest rooms enjoy great views overlooking the famous Ring Street. Notable in-room features include marble bathrooms, an iPad entertainment system, a pillow menu and free WiFi.
Within 5-10 minutes, you can reach the Sigmund Freud Museum and the Danube Canal with its nightlife scene, Schönbrunn Palace and the gay bars in Naschmarkt area
Why this hotel? Very central. Great for shopping & sightseeing. Free WiFi.
Located in the the city centre, this grand 4-star hotel is just a short walk from the Hofburg Imperial Palace and less than 10 minutes’ walk from the State Opera House, Kohlmarkt and Graben shopping streets and St. Stephen’s Cathedral.
Guest rooms are air-conditioned, spacious and eleganty furnished. Each room offers free WiFi, flat screen TV and desk. The suites include areas, Nespresso machines and some with rooftop terraces.
Facilities include an outdoor cafe, restaurant, piano bar and a spa on two floors which includes two saunas, steam room and a gym.
Why this hotel? Quiet location. Near city centre & gay scene. Free WiFi.
Housed in an Art Nouveau building, this good-value boutique hotel offers 28 rooms with free WiFi and a rooftop terrace with panoramic views of Old Town. The gay bars around Naschmarkt can be reached in 10 minutes.
Located on quiet pedestrian street behind the lively Schwedenplatz square, the Alma is a few minutes’ walk from St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Kärntner shopping street and Schwedenplatz metro station.
The Alma does not have its own restaurant and bar, but many local cafés, bars and restaurants are nearby.
These well-rated hotels are a bit further away from the city centre and gay scene but still within easy reach via the metro or taxi.
7.93 Very Good
based on 4042 reviews
Why this hotel? Near Mariahilfer shopping street. Excellent value. Convenient location.
The great-value Leonardo Hotel enjoys a great location, close to the famous the Mariahilfer Straße shopping street and within walking distance to EAGLE Vienna gay cruise club.
The modern, non-smoking rooms feature flat screen TV, air conditioning, minibar, tea/coffee maker. The hotel has its own restaurant, a 24-hour reception and a business centre.
Vienna’s city centre can be reached in 5 minutes via the nearby Westbahnhof metro station (200 metres away).
Why this hotel? Excellent value. Great location. Easy access to gay bars. Free WiFi.
Popular designer hotel for budget travellers. Motel One is known for its value for money, contemporary design and great service.
The Westbahnhof location offers consistently high standards with soundproof rooms, Arne Jacobsen chairs and Swarovski chandeliers. There is a cozy lounge bar onsite.
The hotel is located near the Mariahilfer Straße shopping street and not too far from the gay scene. An airport bus stop is right in front of the hotel.