The Hotel was quaint and clean. The hotel staff was suburb, very helpful and friendly. Quality for the room cost was excellent. Close enough for walking to Opera House and other downtown tourist attractions. Fast and easy walk to the underground.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Reasonable for the price"
Great location close to the subway and within five minutes Naschet Market, 15 minutes to cathedral. Nice breakfast buffet. Downsides, no one is at the front desk from noon to 5 pm. No elevator so be prepared to carry your bag up a flight of stairs.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
exceeded our expectations. This is more like an upmarket B&B than a hotel. Took a taxi with family of 4 from airport for about €40 - very easy. Quad room was very comfortable even for the 2 teenagers 14 and 16. Amazing pressure in shower. Location was easy for trams and underground. Staff were always helpful and knowledgeable. Breakfast was good- Did […] not book it thinking we might go to local cafes but it was easier. Overall very happy. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Really good stay"
I find people in Vienna generally very nice and friendly, and this is especially true at the Saint Shermin Hotel. The staff had been very nice and helpful, welcomed us with tea and cookies while we wait for the room to be ready. The rooms are spacious and modern, beds are really comfortable. Location is great as it is only a stone throw from the Naschmarkt […] and Karlsplatz metro. Town centre is walking distance, or you can easily travel around with their city bike which was great. We were given extra cookies and bottled water at our check-out, which was a very kind gesture. All in all a great experience. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Everything was perfect. A great location - only 5 minutes walk from the hotel to vienna state opera house. The breakfast was great. The receptionist was very friendly. And the room was trendy, something to tell about. Recently refurbished. Instead of a desk phone, there was the mobile phone provided for use :) Modern, arty style. We didn't have any […] problems with the door code. Recommended. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Affordable, cute and comfy"
We were very impressed by hotel Shermin. It was easy to find, close to transport and an easy walk into the city center. We stayed in a room for three people which was spacious, clean and lovely with modern decor and nice bathroom. There is good security into the reception area after hours and the staff were friendly, happy to help and very nice. The […] included buffet breakfast was great with lots of selection. We were pleasantly surprised for the price of the room. We would definitely stay here again. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
The Shermin was very comfortable -it is more like a B&B than a hotel. The desk is not staffed at all hours and the hotel is one floor of an apartment building. Having said that, it was very comfortable, staff were attentive, the hotel is in a great location and I enjoyed my stay. I would certainly stay there again.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Hotel Shermin, Vienna - is it right for you?"
Hotel Pension Shermin is a mixed bag. We stayed for 4 days and, if asked whether to recommend it or not, would say it depends on what you want from a budget hotel. It is just one floor within an apartment building, and runs mostly on an honesty basis, being staffed for part of the morning and part of the afternoon. Normally the person on reception also […] prepares and cleans up breakfasts in the tiny dining area, which can lead to bottlenecks and some variation in what is available for breakfast. Breakfast is entirely cold food, although one of the girls covering two breakfasts produced boiled eggs. The small size and long thin shape of the dining area means that not all guests can be accommodated at peak times. The room we occupied opened onto a dark inner courtyard, but had a ceiling fan to compensate for the lack of airconditioning. Opening the windows produced some ventilation at the cost of privacy and noise from other apartments. The furnishings were a bit tired and older, but functioned perfectly. These oddities apart, the hotel is within walking distance of almost all of central Vienna, including the Naschmarkt, so unless you are an avid explorer of the outskirts, a travel pass/city pass isn't really necessary, so take all of these into account (and the price). Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Sehr leise Zimmer. Nettes Personal. Leckeres Frühstück. Gerne wieder.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Einfach Tip Top"
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Skanus pusryciai, gera vieta, apacioje neblogas serbo restoranelis vakarienei... Kokybes ir kainos santykis superGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Skønne værelser, der er indrettet forskelligt, alle med et lille tvist ;) Beliggenheden er også god, det tager ca 10 min at gå til centrum. Hotellets morgenmadsrestaurant er rigtig fin indrettet men maden bestemt ikke noget særligt (10 euro ekstra for morgenmad). Personalet er venlige og selvom de kun træffes i bestemte tidsrum, er de meget behjælpelige […] med tips til restaurant og taxi-booking (10 euro billigere med hotel-aftale til lufthavn). Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Liegt gut im Zentrum und ideal für GeschäftsreisenGenuine Expedia guest review
"Ideal für eine Städtereise"
Das Hotel ist nett und modern eingerichtet. Die Ausstattung meines Zimmer war hervorragend: Eine gut bestückte Minibar, eine Klimaanlage (nicht genutzt, da Aufenthalt im Januar), ein moderner Flat TV und ein kostenloser Zugang zum Internet über das hoteleigene WLAN sind besonders zu erwähnen. Da das Hotel sehr nah am Zentrum liegt, eignet es sich besonders […] für eine Städtereise. Das einzige "Manko" war das etwas kleine Badezimmer. Für einen längeren Aufenthalt wäre mir dieses zu klein gewesen, für ein paar Tage oder nur eine Übernachtung ist es meiner Meinung nach kein Problem. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"Hübsches Hotel in Zentrumsnähe"
Die Pension Shermin ist sehr gut gelegen, allerdings mit knapp 150 Euro ohne Frühstück etwas überteuert. Unser Zimmer war geschmackvoll eingerichtet, sehr sauber, aber ein wenig dunkel. Für einen Mann über 1.90 Meter gestaltete sich der Aufenthalt im äußerst beengten Badezimmer als Herausforderung. Man kann das Haus wegen seiner Lage und seines Stils […] aber nur weiter empfehlen. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"gute Alternative zu den großen Hotels"
Nett und klein. Rezeption leider nicht durchgängig besetzt.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Kleines Hotel, im Zentrum, schlechte Parkmögl."
Hab erst um1 in der früh eingecheckt, war alles gut organisiert. Geschlafen hab ich kaum, da viel zu warm das Zimmer.in der früh war ich total verschwitz, auf der matratze war eine Art gummiüberzug! Ich hab geschlafen wie in einem Plastiksack.Genuine Expedia guest review
Charming bed and breakfast place. Here you can avoid paying the hotel unnecessary services that you dont use. The rooms are clean, fresh and newly renovated. Each room has its own theme. Air conditioning worked and kept the room cool. Staff is exceptionally friendly and helpful. Breakfast room is cozy and quiet. A great breakfast is provided imaginative […] and beautifully. Tram and metro station nearby. Nice restaurant in the same square. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Bon emplacement, belle chambre, boutique hotel"
Ne vous attendez pas à un grand hôtel ordinaire. En effet, il s’agit plutôt d’un étage dans un immeuble emménagé en chambres d’hôtel. Les chambres sont jolies, propres et charmantes avec des matériaux de qualité. Le lit est très confortable donc mis à part le hall d’entrée (non-existant) et la réception minimaliste, ce ‘’boutique hôtel’’ particulier […] est à recommander pour son originalité et son bon emplacement. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Sehr gut renoviertes Hotel"
Sehr angenehm. Nicht schrecken lassen, wenn man das Haus betritt. Außen pfui innen hui. Sehr gutes und reichhaltiges Frühstück in kleiner familiärer Atmosphäre. Die Zimmer sind sehr schön eingerichtet. Alles was man benötigt und vor allem sehr sauber. Wenn wir wieder nach Wien fahren, dann buchen wir wieder das kleine nette Hotel. Zum Stephansdom ca […] 15 min Gehweg. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Sympathische Pension an optimaler Lage"
Die Pension Shermin hat eine angenehme grösse (alles liegt auf einer Etage in einem Wohnhaus. Das Personal ist sehr sympathisch und hilft gerne bei Fragen. Am Morgen gibt es ein tolles Frühstücksbuffet und guten Kaffee (Kaffeemaschine!). Die Zimmer sind schön eigerichtet (alles wurde gerade erst renoviert) und haben schöne Badezimmer. Die Pension befindet […] sich gleich beim Karlsplatz, wo viele wichtige U-Bahnen und Trams halten, also optimaler Ausgangsort für die Besichtigung der Sehenswürdigkeiten. Das Secessionsgebäude und die Karlskirche sind gleich um die Ecke und auch zu Fuss ist man rasch in der Innenstadt. Ich habe mich während meines Aufenthaltes sehr wohl gefühlt und kann den Ort vorbehaltlos empfehlen. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"emplacement stratégique pour un colloque internati"
Très très bonne impression;souhaite y retourner par votre intermédiaire l'année prochaine; mais pour plusieurs joursGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Gute Lage beim Karlsplatz"
Klein, aber fein. Wenige Zimmer nur, nicht topmodern, aber zweckmässig und vorallem freundliches Personal. Sensationeller Frühstückskaffee (Kaffemaschine). Das leckere Frühstück konnten wir leider nicht mehr probieren, da unser Flug bereits am Morgen war und wir zum Airport mussten. Wir kommen gerne wieder.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
ホテルの設備、清潔さ等に問題はない。 ロケーションとしてはオペラ座から徒歩7分で非常に便利。夜遅くても歩いて帰れるし安全だった。 受付の人も愛想が良く、非常に親切であった。 しかし受付は平日5時から8時までしか空いていおらず、建物入り口から受付に行くまでの通路がわかりづらい。 宿泊までフロントとのメールのやり取りは必須であろう。Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Nice hotel (güzel ve şirin bir pansiyon)"
We stay 2 nights in July 2011 room sizing and comfort is OK Staffs were very friendly good location in vieanna (Temmuz 2011 tarihinde 2 gece kaldık beklentilerinizi çok yüksek tutmazsanız güzel ve şirin bir pansiyon merkeze 3-4 dakikada yürüyerek ulaşabliyorduk öneririmGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Friendly staffs and stylish hotel!"
07/13/14 Neo_SX Singapore, Singapore
We stayed in Hotel Shermin from 1st July to 3rd July 2014. The staffs were really friendly and went all out to serve their customers. The rooms were very stylish and we love the cleanliness and design of the room. The location of the hotel is a 5 minutes walk from Karlsplatz U-bahn.
"Excellent caring service in a very convenient location."
07/12/14 irispady South Australia
I have terminal cancer so I need to be comfortable, to be close to transport and for things to go smoothly. Initially, things didn't go well as we were sent to the wrong address, with inadequate instructions. Travelling exhausts me and the added hassle was not appreciated. However, a couple of phone calls and a cab trip later and we were at the correct address. The cab fare was refunded and the staff went out of their way to make up for the mistake. The Shermin is well located, within walking distance to most sights for a fit and active person, and a short walk to public transport for the rest of us. The rooms are a little small but spotlessly clean and reasonably well appointed. The bed was oh so comfortable. The staff, however, make the Shermin! They are efficient, extremely courteous and friendly. I had a couple of "off" days and they went out of their way to ensure that I was comfortable. You might find a better room but you won't beat the service. PS Have the scrambled eggs with herbs for breakfast. You won't be disappointed.
"Small friendly pension in great location"
07/08/14 funtyone London, United Kingdom
If you are looking for a hotel that offers all the usual hotel facilities and want staff on hand all the time, this place is not for you. But, if what you want is a small, friendly pension, run by lovely staff and very close to the centre of town then this is perfect. It was a little difficult to find initially and the entrance on the ground floor is a little off-putting but as soon as you get up to the pension on the first floor it is lovely. It's cosy, very clean and well appointed. Our room was small but totally sufficient for our needs with incredibly comfortable beds and pillows. I was a bit nervous when we arrived that the bar next door had very loud music but in fact could hardly hear a thing in the room and it didn't go on late so didn't affect sleep at all. One couple we spoke with said it was playing classical music one evening and it added to their enjoyment of the stay. The bathroom was small but well stocked, very clean and with a fantastic shower. Breakfast was plentiful - bit of a squash in the small dining room - but again just served to reinforce the local "boutique" feel of this little pension. The staff were lovely, very friendly and could not have been more helpful. True, they aren't around all the time but simple touches like the coffee and biscuits left out for you to help yourself to and the honesty bar in reception just underline the nice and slightly homely feel to this place. And finally, location. Just outside the Ringstrasse but everything is walkable or a simple tram/train ride away. It could not be easier. Top marks from me and it added to making a really lovely weekend in Vienna when staying in a large impersonal hotel would have simply served a purpose but contributed nothing.
"A sweet hotel very close to the city center"
07/07/14 Greunlis Brno, Czech Republic
We were very pleasantly surprised what great a hotel is hiding inside the old building. The room we had was very nice, although the window faced inside the building and didn't provide much light. Contrary to the reviews, we didn't have any problem with the stuff being there only some of the time and you can always call them. The stuff was always very pleasant. The breakfast was a very interesting experience - the dining room is excellently decorated and it's great to share your morning with other people. I can only recommend this hotel if you're planning to stay in Vienna.
"Shabby chic pension with a convenient location"
07/04/14 TXwonderer Dallas, Texas
I have mixed feeling about this pension. It's in a very convenient location. Nachtmarkt is nearby. Opera and Karlsplatz are within walking distance. The breakfast was very good even though the breakfast room was a bit tight. We had room 21. It's separated from the main area so it's quiet. The room layout is kind of odd. It has a big bath tub in the room. The sink and shower area are kind of small. There is no tea kettle in the room. You can get hot water and tea bags from the reception area but it's a hassle to open and close so many doors to get a cup of tea. The water in the thermal was not always hot. We got restaurant recommendations from the reception staff. One was very good and one was only so so. We couldn't find any English TV channels.
06/30/14 shavner Madrid, Spain
Its a pension.. a huge flat that was divided wisely into several rooms with a reception and a dinning room. Beside of its superb location and cleanness (really good), we could not find any further superlatives regarding this hotel.The staff members do not attend the place all the time, and sometimes the only stuff member is too busy in the reception and cannot prepare your eggs for breakfast :) For sure It's an OK place to be in Vienna, but if you are looking for a small, warm & cozy place, this is not the one.
"Great boutique "pension" in the heart of Vienna"
06/29/14 CityguyNY New York
Recently on a trip thru Central Europe, my family and I had the pleasure to stay at the Hotel Saint Sherman. The Saint Sherman is a small and lovely "boutique" hotel close to the center on Vienna. They have about 12 rooms, each with its own name, such as the "Freud" room. Even though the staff are not at the desk on a 24/7 basis, they are always available. The staff could not be friendlier and more helpful, always helping us find our way and and giving great recommendations on what to see and where to eat. The location could not be better. If you don't mind walking 10 to 15 minutes, the Saint Sherman is in walking distance to many attractions. We hardly had to take a bus or metro anywhere. If you like staying at a small, hip, boutique hotel, I give my highest recommendation to staying at the Hotel Saint Sherman!
"Great location, minimal service"
06/28/14 Larry S Cuenca, Ecuador
This Pension is actually quite nice. It is extremely well located for access to central Vienna and attractions as well as great Public transport access. The reception is only manned in the morning and a few hours in the evening, but you can call and someone will respond fairly quickly if needed. They advertise availability of CNN, but it did not ever work despite four or more calls to their support who finally just removed the channel from the list. The place is very clean and does have excellent daily servicing of the rooms. The elevator practically never works, but fortunately it is just one long flight of stairs to tote your luggage. Overall quite nice with a great restaurant next door.
"My home in Vienna - Hotel Shermin"
06/26/14 Edwin T Ossett, United Kingdom
I stayed at the apartment for one week, it is excellent location for the local transport network. The apartment is spacious and well equipped and clean. WIFI very good and location is very quiet. I recommend taking an IPOD / Phone with music as the music system is very good.
"Good location, spacious room - loved it"
06/15/14 PrashRao Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
The hotel is located in a very convenient location and getting here from the Wien Westbahnhoff was not at all a problem for us. We walked out of the station and flagged a cab, the driver knew the hotel and we reached the hotel within 15 minutes from the station. We were given a code to enter the building, the hotel per se occupies one level in the building. There is an elevator so one does not need to heave bags up.The code was sent to us on email since the front office/reception is not manned for all 24 hours. The staff are very helpful, courteous and eager to help. Coming to the room itself, very spacious by European standards, modern and a good television with some wonderful channels which my son enjoyed watching. Unfortunately during our stay there Vienna was experiencing some torrid rains and we we were confined to the room out of no choice. The beds were very comfortable, the bathroom was good as well. The shower cubicle was tad small but the water flow and the temperature was excellent. Come out of the hotel, turn left and on the opposite side is a Billa supermarket where you could pick up stuff to eat or any consumables. There was also a patteserie /coffee shop on the same pavement as the hotel, I dont recall the name but it is a part of a chain and we had our breakfast there. The hotel also served breakfast and I some some guests in the dining room but we preferred to eat out. We walked from there to the Nachtmarket, just a 7 minute walk and enoyed suntering around in the afteroon there where we had lunch as well. If the weather was good we would have used the metro and walked around due to the location of the hotel. On the day of our departure, the staff at the reception called for a taxi which came within 5-7 minutes and we took around 10 minutes ( Sunday early morning) to reach Wien Meidling station. I would not hesitate in recommending this hotel and would love to stay here again.
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