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Grand hotel on Ring Boulevard dating from 1872

Near Freud Museum

Built in 1872, this 5-star hotel sits in the centre of Vienna on Ringstraße Boulevard. It is 50 metres away from the Schottentor Underground Station (line U2) and 500 metres from the Sigmund Freud Museum.

Classical background

Guests can relax in a 19th-century-style lobby while classical music plays softly in the background, exercise in a 21st-century fitness centre, and dine in warm weather at an outdoor garden bistro.

Tradition and tech

Traditional-decor guestrooms with brass chandeliers include beds with down duvets, pay movies, and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Hotel de France

At your hotel

A room off the lobby contains a computer providing high-speed Internet access and a complimentary printer. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. Room service is offered from early morning to late night and buffet breakfast (surcharge) is served every day. The hotel's gift shop includes a women's-clothing boutique. The hotel building also houses a meeting/conference room and a cinema with an outside entrance. A roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) is available on request.

The Hotel de France is an entirely smoke-free property.

  • Concierge services
  • Fitness facilities
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Total number of rooms - 194
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Year Built 1872
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • One meeting room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Pay movies
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Satellite TV service
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Eat and drink

No. 3 - Casual indoor-outdoor restaurant with two-level interior offering street views through large windows. Sidewalk section with umbrellas potted-plant border. Viennese fare. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

Bel Etage - Intimate fine-dining restaurant on mezzanine level adjacent to Atrium Bar. Molded-stucco arches, blue carpet, white table linens, fresh flowers. Mediterranean and Viennese dishes. Open for lunch and dinner Monday-Friday. Closed July and August.

Sushi Bar Daihachi - Intimate two-level spot offering sushi and teppanyaki dishes. Open for lunch Monday-Friday and dinner Monday-Saturday. Closed Sundays.

Atrium Bar - Expansive lounge including atrium salon displaying with contemporary art. Upholstered club chairs, yellow walls with molded-stucco details, crystal chandeliers, potted plants. Complimentary newspapers. Open daily from early morning to late night for cocktails, snacks, and desserts. Pianist Monday-Friday evenings.

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Play

A health club 300 metres from the hotel offers exercise classes such as aerobics and yoga. Hire bicycles are stationed outside most underground stations. For children there's a playground 300 metres from the hotel.

Hiking and jogging trails, a golf course, a public swimming pool, and an amusement park featuring a 200-foot Ferris wheel are among the attractions in the vast Prater park established by Emperor Joseph II in 1766. The park begins 2.5 kilometres from the hotel, and there is an underground station (Prater) at the amusement park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom

The fine print for Hotel de France

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests who book more than 8 rooms should contact the hotel for special instructions regarding policies and supplements. Contact information is provided in the reservation confirmation email.

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Special policies:

Guests who book more than 8 rooms should contact the hotel for special instructions regarding policies and supplements. Contact information is provided in the reservation confirmation email.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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