Adjacent to the Ringstrassen-Galerien Shopping Mall on Ring Boulevard at the center of Vienna, the Grand Hotel Wien is close to Kärntner Straße (Carinthia Street), the Vienna Opera House, and St. Stephen's Cathedral.
The Grand Hotel was built by renowned architect Carl Tietz originally as a maison meublée and opened as a hotel in 1870. This pet-friendly hotel appeared on the Conde Nast Top 100 List for 2012. The luxury hotel's 4 restaurants include the gourmet Le Ciel and the Japanese Unkai. Guests can sip hot beverages in the lobby lounge and cocktails in the bar. The 24-hour fitness room has cardio equipment and a jogging track. Shopping is available on site. Business amenities at this 5-star hotel include a conference center, event catering, and limo/town car service. The hotel offers babysitting for a surcharge, and a roundtrip airport shuttle and train station pick-up is also available for a surcharge.
Elegantly decorated in Viennese style, the 205 guestrooms at the Grand Hotel Wien feature antique furnishings and offer city or inner courtyard views. LCD televisions come with national and international satellite channels, HD entertainment, and pay movies and music. Marble bathrooms include deep soaking tubs, heated mirrors, dual sinks, and scales. The hotel offers complimentary bottled water and connecting rooms are available upon request. Guests can request cribs and rollaway beds for a surcharge.
Complimentary wireless and wired Internet access is provided along with individually-controlled air conditioning. Phones with voice mail, electronic safes, coffee/tea makers, and minibars are also included. Turndown service is offered nightly and twice daily housekeeping is provided. Guests can schedule in-room spa treatments and request in-room DVD and CD players.