Originally constructed in 1882 as the private residence of writer and pacifist Stefan Zweig, the centrally located Austria Trend Hotel Rathauspark stands behind an ornate iron gate 2 blocks from the Rathaus in Vienna, Austria. This property is located 1 kilometer from St. Stephen's Cathedral. Offering easy access to public transportation, the hotel's location is also close to corporate offices, the Government Quarter, and embassies.
An understated entrance leads to a marble, plant-filled lobby, where the original ceiling displays classical molded-plaster scenes. A buffet breakfast (surcharge) is served each morning in a room where walls are adorned with folk art and cabinets are lined with Viennese artifacts. A small function room accommodates events. An Internet corner with a printer is available. Business amenities include complimentary high-speed Internet access. The hotel also provides currency exchange, tour assistance, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities.
The hotel offers 117 modern guestrooms renovated in 2013 and equipped with TVs. Guests enjoy complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Rooms include minibars. Rooms are carpeted and feature cream-colored wallpaper, pale-wood desks and upholstered wooden-armed chairs. Gray-and-white tiled bathrooms contain bathtubs or adjustable-height showers. Hotel Rathauspark is a non-smoking hotel.