The Hotel de France is an upscale hotel located along the prestigious Ring, the boulevard circling Vienna's city centre. This luxurious, modern hotel offers numerous amenities and a renowned restaurant. This is the ideal place to rest without being far from the main places of interest of the Austrian capital.
On the famous Ring, the entrance of the old city, northern Vienna, close to Schottentor (U2) subway station, in a lively area. Vienna airport is 15.5 miles away, count 20 minutes for transfers. By taxi, the fare is approximately 28 pounds.
Open throughout the year, the Hotel de France, a member of the Austrian group Austria Trend, which also includes the Bellevue hotel in Vienna, can accommodate a maximum of 350 guests. Guests have access to an upscale fitness centre for exercise, and to a pleasant wooden patio for relaxation. Our pet friends are welcome. A computer with free Internet access is at your disposal in the lobby. 24 hour room service.
Built in 1872 and renovated for the last time in 2007, the Hotel de France has 194 rooms in a nice Viennese style buildings with 6 storeys, with a spacious and elegant elevator with fitted carpet. The inside is superb: monumental staircase, gildings, chandeliers, statues and paintings give the decor extraordinary character. A large, beautifully decorated living room topped with a glass roof includes a piano bar which starts at 7:00 PM. There, you will find a large plasma television screen and international newspapers. Fitness lovers can exercise free of charge in a well-equipped exercise room featuring the latest machines and complimentary drinks. Afterwards, you can relax on the wooden patio which has a wooden table and four wooden chairs.
With fitted carpets, the rooms of the Hotel de France are spacious (322 feetē) and very well-decorated. They have a flat-screen television, a free electronic safe with code, very quiet individual air conditioning, a minibar with tea and coffeemaking appliance (free) and telephone with Internet access, as well as very convenient everyday items such as a shoehorn or a brush. Wide windows offer beautiful views of the Ring. Room service is offered 24 hours a day. The bathroom is relatively small but very clean and well-decorated, and includes a tub with handle and flexible shower, toilets in the room, bidet, telephone,handkerchiefs, robe, hair dryer , and welcome toiletries. The Hotel de France also offers 17 2-storey bungalows, with the room upstairs and a sitting room with desk and two-person sofa bed on the ground floor. They have separate toilets, an iron and ironing board, and a scale. Every floor has its own television. Last, those who select one of the 8 sumptuous 591 feetē suites, marvellously decorated in genuine Viennese style, will of course enjoy even more luxury, with a double sink in the large bathroom, slippers, cordless telephone, and a second bathroom with a large separate tropical shower.
The Hotel de France has a superb restaurant, elegantly decorated: blue carpet, chandeliers, mirrors, paintings and portraits, and a bust of the Empress Maria-Theresa, create a very pleasant environment for your meals: delicious ā la carte Viennese and international cuisine, accompanied by outstanding wines. Breakfast is served from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM, lunch from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and dinner from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. In the evening, you can also sip various drinks and cocktails in the Atrium bar of the sitting room while listening to the piano.