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Renovated and re-opened under a new owner in August 2017, the Riess City Hotel enjoys a central location, a 5-minute walk from the Ringstraße Boulevard and a 10-minute walk from Vienna University. Tram line D stops just 650 feet away and gets you to the heart of the city and to Nußdorf with its characteristic Heurigen wine taverns.

The simply furnished rooms have a private bathroom and offer free WiFi internet access.

Saint Stephen's Cathedral and the Kärntnerstraße Shopping Street are reachable on foot in 15 minutes from the Riess City Hotel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Vienna, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Riess City Hotel has been welcoming guests since Nov 16, 2005

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Vienna, this property has an excellent location score of 9.1!

Private parking available


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  • 2 twin beds
  • 1 queen bed
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  • 1 twin bed
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  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Feel grand in Vienna's Old Town, among imperial palaces, charming cobblestone streets, and gilded theaters where Mozart and Beethoven premiered their works.

What's nearby
  • Sigmund Freud Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Schauspielhaus Vienna
    0.2 miles
  • European Union House
    0.2 miles
  • Votive Church, Vienna
    0.4 miles
  • University of Vienna
    0.4 miles
  • Strudlhofstiege
    0.4 miles
  • Freyung Square
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Pizzeria Riva, ital. Restauarant, Schlickgasse 2
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Oasia, asia. Restaurant, Schlickgasse 2
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar La Mercerie, französisches Bistro, Berggasse 25
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Porzellan-Lounge, Bar, Servitengasse 2
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant La Pasterie, ital. Restaurant, Servitengasse 10
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Fladerei, Restaurant, Berggasse 12
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Rathausplatz
    0.6 miles
  • Vienna City Hall
    0.6 miles
  • St. Peter's Catholic Church
    0.6 miles
  • Graben
    0.7 miles
  • St. Stephen's Cathedral
    0.7 miles
  • Austrian National Library
    0.8 miles
  • Albertina Museum
    1 miles
  • Vienna State Opera
    1.1 miles
  • Belvedere Palace
    2 miles
  • Ernst Happel Stadium
    2.6 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Schottentor Metro Stop
    0.3 miles
  • Subway Roßauer Lände Metro Stop
    0.3 miles
  • Subway Schottenring Metro Stop
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Vienna International Airport
    11.3 miles
  • Bratislava Airport
    38.6 miles
How to get to Riess City Hotel from Vienna International Airport
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Amenities of Riess City Hotel Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 25 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Riess City Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 12:00 AM


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Riess City Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that if you arrive after 14:00 the property will send you check-in information via e-mail including the code for entering the hotel, the room number and information regarding key handover. Please check your e-mails on day of arrival.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Riess City Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Riess City Hotel

  • The prices at Riess City Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Riess City Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Riess City Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Parking garage

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Riess City Hotel by:

    • Taxi 26min

  • Room options at Riess City Hotel include:

    • Apartment
    • Double
    • Single

  • Riess City Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Riess City Hotel is 0.8 miles from the center of Vienna.