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Hotel Sacher Wien

Philharmonikerstrasse 4, Vienna, Vienna, Austria


Hotel Sacher Wien


Insider Tip

The hotel is home to the Original Sacher-Torte, one of Europe's most famous desserts. The recipe, developed by an apprentice in 1832, is a well-kept secret, but guests can indulge in a slice of this rich chocolate cake at the café or ship a torte anywhere in the world at the Sacher Confiserie.

Hotel Overview

Near attractions
Set in the heart of the city, this historic Austria hotel is opposite the Vienna State Opera and close to Kartner Strasse, an upscale pedestrian shopping area.
Flat-screen TVs
152 guestrooms feature classic decor with antique furnishings or bright, contemporary decor; all include wireless Internet access, flat-screen TVs, and minibars.
Spa, fine dining
Guests can dine at 2 gourmet restaurants and relax at the Sacher Spa, which offers a thermal area, fitness room, and signature chocolate treatments.
Property Location With a stay at Hotel Sacher Wien, you'll be centrally located in Vienna, steps from Albertina and 3 minutes by foot from Vienna State Opera. This 5-star hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Spanish Riding School and 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from St. Stephen's Cathedral.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 149 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring iPod docking stations and minibars (stocked with some free items). Satellite programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Dining Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Vienna? This hotel has facilities measuring 6458 square feet (600 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

What to expect:

Since opening in 1876, this glamorous hotel has welcomed famous actors, aristocrats, and politicians including Queen Elizabeth II and John F. Kennedy. Decorated with original paintings, crystal chandeliers, and antique furnishings throughout, this family-owned hotel has a refined ambiance and caters to travelers seeking a luxury Austria vacation.


Philharmonikerstrasse 4, Vienna, Vienna, Austria


VIE - Vienna International Airport



Located on seven floors, the Hotel Sacher Vienna's 152 guestrooms feature traditional or contemporary decor accented with antique furnishings and paintings. All accommodations are equipped with flat-screen TVs, multi-line phones with voice mail, and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access (surcharge). Bathrooms offer scales, telephones, hair dryers, and luxury toiletries. Additional amenities at this Austria hotel include complimentary newspapers, in-room safes, and minibars.


  • Free newspaper
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Individually decorated
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Pillow menu
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Espresso maker
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Local maps
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Television
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Non-Smoking
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • DVD player
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free dial-up Internet access
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Slippers
  • iPod docking station
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Minibar (stocked, some free items)


Property Amenities

Situated between the Vienna State Opera and the famous shopping street, Kartner Strasse, this Austria hotel is within walking distance of most sightseeing attractions. The hotel's spa houses a fitness room and a thermal area with a sauna, salt steam room, herbal bath, and meditation room. Guests can book a wide range of services including massages, facials, and body treatments (surcharge).

Room service is available around the clock, and the multilingual concierge is on hand to provide sightseeing advice. The hotel also houses a gift shop, and wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharge). Additional amenities include babysitting services, laundry facilities, and valet parking (surcharge).

The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (meters) - 600
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Full-service spa
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Free wired Internet
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6458
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wedding services
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Year Built - 1876
  • Total number of rooms - 149
  • Number of floors - 7


A complimentary buffet breakfast is provided each morning.
Anna Sacher
Ornate, traditional restaurant decorated in turn-of-the-century Jugendstil style, featuring artwork by Anton Faistauer and Vienna’s first electric chandeliers. Serves traditional Viennese dishes including Rieslingbeuscherl, Escalope of Veal, and Viennese-style Fried Chicken.
Rote Bar
Traditional restaurant decorated in deep reds with chandeliers, plush seating, and white linen-topped tables. Extends to a winter garden and terrace area and affords views of the Vienna State Opera. Offers a range of traditional Austrian and international dishes, accompanied by an extensive regional wine list.
Blaue Bar
Traditional bar with velvet seating and chandeliers. Offers a range of snacks, drinks, and light refreshments, including Sacher-Würstel.
Café Sacher Wien
Traditional Viennese coffee house extending to a conservatory. Serves a selection of Austrian dishes and pastries including the Original Sacher-Torte dessert, which was created at the hotel.
Sacher Eck
Bright, modern bar with a terrace area, offering a range of snacks, drinks, and light refreshments.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kaerntner Strasse - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Albertina - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Vienna State Opera - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
House of Music Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Spanish Riding School - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Austrian National Library - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Ronacher - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Secession Building - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Graben - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Musikverein - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Michaelerplatz - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Stephansplatz - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
St. Stephen's Cathedral - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Karlsplatz - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Sacher Wien is Vienna (VIE-Vienna Intl.) - 20 km / 12.4 mi

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  • Swimming
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