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MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz

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Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came with friends to enjoy Christmas Vienna and we didnt wanna spend all our money for expensive hotel, we found MEININGER Hotel and we were surprised how great hotel is. Hotel is very close to metro and it is just few minutes by metro to the centre. Room was super large, so we could even dance in there :)....

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel's best qualities are as follows - location is in a nice neighborhood and not far from many points of interests...the tram service and metro are close and can be used to get most places. The bed was a 7 out of 10 - firm but sits too low to the floor....Breakfast is cheap - around $7.00 euros...basic continental...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Nice enough lobby, good location, but the beds were so close together in the 4 bed room that a total stranger managed to cough on me all night. We're talking beds 10cm apart. Lovely staff and a cool photo booth but the room was god awful.

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest,thank you for taking the time to share your experience. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay in our small dormitory, but I'm glad you had a good experience with our staff. We hope to welcome you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

If you're the sort of person who travels and wants to experience a City by way of bars, cafes and restaurants rather than staying in your hotel this is a very viable option. We travelled as a group of 4 and took a 6 bed 'dorm'. Beds, room, WC and shower room are all clean, modern and practical without being...

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We had a fab stay in this hotel, it was clean, comfortable and welcoming. The staff were always friendly and helpful even in the busy reception! Mattresses in our beds were good quality, free wifi was a excellent. We paid the extra €6.90 for breakfast each day and it was great value for money with a good variety of continent...

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your wonderful feedback! I'm really happy that you had such a good stay in our hotel. It's very important for us that our guests feel welcome and we want to take time for every guest to take care of theri questions and needs. feedback like yours is a great motivation to continue for us. We...

Reviewed 3 October 2016

My friend and I stayed here for 4 nights in August 2016 in a 4 bed dorm. We really enjoyed our stay. Our dorm was quite spacious, as I believe we were in the dorm for people with disabilities. There was a TV in the room which was great for watching the last couple of days of the Olympics. We...

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your wonderful and detailed feedback! I'm very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked so much about our hotel. We want to offer our guests some options to relax after a long day of sightseeing, like playing some tablefootball or taking fun photos as you mentioned. We would like to welcome you...

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The place is fully renovated (or maybe it is brand new?). The room was very clean. It it close to transportation facilities (subway and tramway). Very quiet. Above our expectations! We clearly recommend.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

It is more an hotel than a hostel, the rooms are really clean and spacious. It was close to a metro station so it was easy to reach main places on the city. The breakfast is a little bit overpriced but I recommend taking it on Sundays because it's difficult to find a better price quality ratio since all supermarkets...

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your great feedback! I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our location is indeed just across the river from the old town and two metro stops. We offer a continental all you can eat buffet all days, but if you prefer making you own breakfast all our guests are welcome to use our...

Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed there in the biginning of september with my family. The hotel has a good position, close to the center of Viena. The price is very good, the rooms are clean, although they have little furniture to place your clothes if you intend to stay longer. Breakfast is ok, buffet. The hotel is very animated and could be noisy...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I did my reservation thru you And booking.com for the Meininger hotel Vienna Downton Sissi, with an American Express card (in your page it does not say that Is not acepted in this hotel) so I got the confirmation and kept on going with my traveling thrue Vienna, my surprise when I arrive as that they cancel my reservation because...

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I'm sorry that you encountered an issue with your booking. Generally we do not accept American Express, the credit cards we accept are Visa and Mastercard, as stated on booking.com. It's good to hear that our colleagues could find a solution for you and we hope you liked...

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Staying in Leopoldstadt

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Leopoldstadt
Welcome to one of Vienna’s trendiest quarters. The second district has witnessed a turbulent ride, from medieval swamp to vibrant Jewish quarter, from pleasure ground for the noble and humble to current hip residence and workplace of Vienna’s creative crowd. Cross the Danube Canal from the city centre and take in life on Taborstrasse with its mix of old townhouses, churches, theatres, discount shops and ethnic restaurants. Head for Augarten via Karmelitermarkt, Leopoldstadt’s trendy marketplace. Baroque Augarten itself hosts a bizarre mix of manicured hedges and flowerbeds in front of a colossal World War II defense tower, the publicly accessible 300-year-old Augarten porcelain manufactory, the palatial boarding school and funky concert hall of the Vienna Boys Choir, and the modern art museum TBA21. At its opposite corner, The Prater not only houses the Giant Ferris Wheel but blends a bustling amusement park with lush woodland, perfect for a bike tour. Further east is the old derby racing ground of Krieau.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz is in Vienna's second district of Leopoldstadt between Augarten and the Danube canal. The Karmeliter market with its many delicacies and Vienna's Old Town are just around the corner. The Franz hotel with its functional and modern design is ideal for city breaks that call for simplicity and precision. With services such as free WiFi, guest kitchen, bar and gaming area... holidaying with MEININGER is more than just low-cost accommodation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz

Address: Rembrandtstrasse 21, Vienna 1020, Austria
Region: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Leopoldstadt
Price Range: RM200 - RM880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz 2*
Number of rooms: 131
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Hotel Style:
#35 Best Value Hotel in Vienna
#127 Romantic Hotel in Vienna
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“Try their breakfast, it is great for good price.”
 of 5 bubbles 11katerinah, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Rooms overlooking the main street have the better views. Some even come with balconies.”
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