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Pension City

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We absolutely loved Pension City and wish we could have extended our stay there. First off, the location of the hotel is absolutely wonderful. It is right near St. Stephen's Cathedral and a metro stop at Stephansplatz, which made navigating Vienna so incredibly easy. The rooms themselves were very nice and the beds were very comfortable. The only negative is...

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Noosa Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This hotel is basic with clean and comfortable rooms although small bathrooms. The great thing about the City Pension hotel is the staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the hotel is in such a great position making it easy to visit all the beautiful attractions of Vienna.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Pension city offers rooms decorated in old fashioned style. Cute but comfortable. The bathroom is tiny. What makes this place really ideal is its perfect location,so close to Stephansplatz and within easy walking distance of Schwedenplatz. Secondly, and of no lesser importance, is the charm and helpfulness of all the staff, both reception and housekeeping.

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Old fashioned and small rooms with squeaky floors might be considered as downsides but the super friendly service and the great location totally weighs up for that. But next time we would ask if they have any bigger rooms available.

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Maryland
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Three of us stayed in a room for one night, and found it absolutely perfectly suited for our needs. The front desk staff were extremely helpful and welcoming, and we were delighted to find a personalized note and a plate of fruit awaiting us on the table in our room. Very nice. The room was small, but contained most of...

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1Thank Brian J
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

This is the perfect place. It is not fancy, but all the right things are here. The staff is kind, attentive, and most accommodating. They are available when you need them. Space is small, but well thought out. Thoughtfulness, and more than what you need is here. Location is optimal. If you want to stay as I do, in a...

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1Thank Julie K
Singapore
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The location was good as the hotel was next to Stephansplatz. You can walk to most attractions in Vienna or just take public transport easily. There were shopping places and eateries are all around the area. The room was clean and comfortable although a bit small. But it was good value for the price.

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Lawndale, California
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Everything about the first impressions of the hotel were positive. The macaroon is perfect. The entrance is well maintained, the staff is welcoming and very helpful, and the room is attractive. But during the 4 days we were there, it was really warm and there was no air conditioning because they said it had been cold last week and it...

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1Thank Linda M
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I switched hotels while in Vienna to be closer to where everything was within walking distance. This cute hotel was perfect location around the corner from the Stephen's Cathedral. I checked in early as I wanted to start seeing Vienna at 9am- the lady at the counter was super friendly (I forgot her name) and helpful! I asked a must...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This really is a pension, not a hotel. The rooms are quite small and the bathrooms are tiny. Breakfast is good, great if compared to the depressing "continental breakfast" offerings of US chains, but not nearly as expansive as we had elsewhere. And, again, the room is small, making guests stumble over each other to reach the coffee and buffet....

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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The City PENSION is a small family-run Pension (Bed & Breakfast) in the city center of Vienna. The most famous sights of the city are within walking distance. The City PENSION is the perfect choice for Vienna visitors, who appreciate a central location and Viennese charm. Personal attention and a pleasant atmosphere will make your stay in the City PENSION unforgettable. Enjoy the comforts of home in a historic ambience, as the City PENSION is located in the birthplace of the great Austrian poet Franz Grillparzer.  The “Karntner Strasse”, Graben, Kohlmarkt and Golden Quarter are Vienna's most famous shopping miles and around the corner from the City Pension. There is also a varied entertainment program, ranging from numerous theaters to exquisite restaurants and sophisticated bars.  ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pension City

Address: Bauernmarkt 10, Vienna 1010, Austria
Region: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Inner City , Innere Stadt
Price Range: RM473 - RM1,065 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pension City 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Pension City Hotel Vienna
City Hotel Vienna
Hotel Style:
#37 Romantic Hotel in Vienna
#65 Family Hotel in Vienna
#89 Luxury Hotel in Vienna
#95 Business Hotel in Vienna
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