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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury Vienna hotel in the city center near Albertina

On Karntner Strasse

The 19th-century Ambassador Hotel overlooks trendy Karntner Strasse in Vienna's city center. Albertina Museum, the Imperial Crypt, Haus der Musik, and St. Stephen's Cathedral are nearby. Stephansplatz and Karlsplatz metro stations are 200 meters away.

Restaurant, bar

The hotel has free wireless Internet access and a restaurant serving Austrian cuisine. The Atrium Bar has a typically Viennese Grunderzeit-style decor with high ceilings, marble pillars, and crystal chandeliers.

City views

Spacious and elegant guestrooms feature city views, neoclassical decor, dark wood furnishings, and select antiques. Rooms offer air conditioning, minibars, LCD TV, free wireless Internet access, and in-room safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Opened in 1898, the Ambassador Hotel has hosted famous guests such as Marlene Dietrich and Mark Twain. The hotel is within a short walking distance of major sights such as St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Hofburg Imperial Palace, and the State Opera.

In fair weather, guests can watch the world go by with a glass of wine or coffee in the hotel's open-air café located on the Karntner Strasse. Breakfast buffet available (surcharge). The hotel also features a restaurant serving Austrian cuisine and seasonal dishes, as well as an atrium lounge offering coffee, cocktails, and snacks. A winter garden overlooks the historic Neuer Markt square. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center and complimentary wireless Internet access. A roundtrip airport shuttle service is available on request, for a surcharge. Multilingual staff can help book a trip to the opera or plan tours around Vienna.

  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 85 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1898 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Heating 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Ambassador - International and Austrian dishes served in a contemporary setting with integrated open-view kitchen and parquet floor. The restaurant leads to an attractive winter garden overlooking a fountain by the artist Raphael Donner.

Atrium Bar - Typically Viennese Grunderzeit-style high-ceilinged atrium with marble pillars and crystal chandeliers.

Nearby Things to Do

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

Hotel Policies


Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

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

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.

24-hour check-in

Hotel Name

  • Ambassador Hotel Vienna
  • Ambassador Vienna

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