Hotels near Hofburg, Vienna Imperial Palace

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Hofburg, the Imperial Palace in Vienna

The Imperial Palace Hofburg, the seat of Austrian Emperors in the past and now the office of the Austrian President, occupies a large area in the 1st district, Innere Stadt. Its borders are formed by Burgring (part of the Ringstrasse), Burggarten, Josefsplatz, Michaelerplatz, and Volksgarten. Hofburg Palace is located within short walking distance from numerous other landmarks, including Stephansdom, Albertina, Vienna State Opera, Maria-Theresien-Platz, the museums, Austrian Parliament, and Rathaus (Vienna City Hall). If you come to Vienna for sightseeing and culture, there is no better accommodation location than near Hofburg.

Hotels near Hofburg in Vienna Inner City

There are several hotels very close to Hofburg (less than 3 minutes walk). The immediate proximity of the palace is mostly reserved for luxury 5 star hotels or 4 star hotels. If you are looking for 3 star hotels or cheaper accommodation, you will need to look further away from Hofburg, though you will still remain within 10 minutes walking distance. Good locations near Hofburg with many hotels are especially Kärntner Strasse, Herrengasse, or Opernring.

Hotels near U-Bahn stations close to Hofburg

All parts of Vienna Innere Stadt have excellent metro access – you will hardly find a place which is further than 5 minutes walk from an U-Bahn station. The stations closest to Hofburg Palace are:

  • Herrengasse (U3, the nearest station, located just next to the Imeprial Palace)
  • Volkstheater (U2, U3, behind the Nature History Museum)
  • Museumsquartier (U2, behind the Arts History Museum, very close to the Burgring exit from Burggarten)
  • Karlsplatz (U1, U2, U4, in front of Vienna State Opera, near Burggarten)
  • Stephansplatz (U1, U3, St. Stephen’s Cathedral and Kärntner Strasse)
  • Rathaus (U2, Vienna City Hall, behind Volksgarten)

Booking Wien Hofburg hotels

Many hotels in Vienna inner city are often fully booked. It is highly recommended to book accommodation well in advance, especially when you are less flexible with dates and plan to come in a busy period (such as summer, christmas, or other holidays and events).