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Hotel Congress
Wiedner Gürtel 34, 1040 Vienna View Map
The centrally located and comfortable Hotel Congress was built in 1900 as the Hotel Riva, it already housed the guests of Emperor Franz Joseph at the time.

The Hotel Congress offers the typical austrian cosy atmosphere with the flair of the captial of music and culture.

All our rooms are furnished traditionally and equally they offer all modern comfort.

Because of the equipment and the location of the hotel, it is suitable for business guests as well as for city tourists.





Rooms: 75



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Hotel Facilities:
General:Bar, 24-Hour Front Desk, Newspapers, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Elevator, Express Check-In/Check-Out, Safety Deposit Box, Soundproofed Rooms, Heating, Luggage Storage, Gay Friendly, Breakfast Buffet,
Activities:Cycling,
Services:Airport Shuttle, Babysitting/Child Services, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service, Internet Services, Currency Exchange, Bicycle Rental, Shoe Shine, Car Rental, Tour Desk, Fax/Photocopying, Ticket Service,
Location:City Centre, Shopping Centre, Museum Area, Near Highway, Near Train Station, Park, University, Near Subway, Near Exhibition Centre, Old Town, River,


Hotel information
We are a centrally located 3 stars hotel. The Hotel was built in 1900 as the HOTEL RIVA, and has hosted many famous guests. One of the guests was Franz Kafka who met Milena here in 1917 (Letters to Milena).

Tradition and Viennese hospitality personify our family hotel located close to the centre of Vienna and opposite the main railway station. Our attentive staff and our high standard of service will give you an understanding of the friendly and harmonic Viennese atmosphere throughout your stay.

Apart from the listed facilities, our hotel offers:
- Concierge Services
- Doctor on Call
- Openable windows in all the rooms

- Parking possibilities in a public parking house opposite the Hotel
Congress, in the streets nearby (private parking space EUR 12 per day) or
in the neighboring district. Costs per day vary and a deposit may be
charged.
Please contact Hotel Congress for detailed information.

Food & beverage
The American breakfast buffet is served in the restaurant from 06:00 to 10:00.

Drinks are available at the hotel bar from 06:30 to 14:30.

Various dining possibilities are nearby.



Area information
Hotel Congress is located in opposite the main railway station (Südbahnhof).

Within walking distance are the old town centre, Schloss Belvedere and the famous Schweizer Garten.

A underground (metro) stop is located next to the Hotel.




Travel information
Hotel Congress is also comfortably accessible by car using the Autobahn exit "Landstrasser Hauptstrasse" on the "Gürtel" (Belt Parkway) direction "Südbahnhof" (South Railway Station). There is a public parking lot directly across the street (at the reception desk, you will get the reduced parking ticket).

From the Airport: - Bus from the APT Vienna to Südbahnhof, afterwards 2 minutes walking distance (35 minutes).

From the Südbahnhof (South Railway Station): 2 minutes walking distance.

From the Westbahnhof (West Railway Station): Tram Nr. 18 to Südtiroler Platz, afterwards 2 minutes walking distance (15 minutes).

From the Nordbahnhof (North Railway Station): Underground Nr. 1 to Südtiroler Platz (15 minutes).

From the City Centre: Underground Nr. 1 to Südtiroler Platz (5 minutes).

Quick description
The centrally located and comfortable Hotel Congress was built in 1900 as the Hotel Riva, it already housed the guests of Emperor Franz Joseph at the time.

The Hotel Congress offers the typical austrian cosy atmosphere with the flair of the captial of music and culture.

All our rooms are furnished traditionally and equally they offer all modern comfort.

Because of the equipment and the location of the hotel, it is suitable for business guests as well as for city tourists.





Important information
The hotel's rooms are not accessible to disabled guests.

For reservations or information about collection from the airport please leave us a note when you make your booking. We will contact you as soon as possible.



Cancellation policy
Cancellation Policy: If cancelled up to 2 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged.
If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the first night will be charged.

Children and Extra Bed Policy: All children are welcome.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge for cots.
All older children or adults are charged EUR 25.00 per night and person for extra beds.
Maximum capacity of extra beds/babycots in a room is 1.

Deposit Policy: No deposit will be charged.

VAT and city/tourist taxes: VAT is included.
Service charge is included.
City/tourist tax is included.

Internet: Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and costs EUR 3.00 per hour.

Meal Plan: Buffet breakfast is included in the room rate.

Parking: Private parking is possible on streets nearby and costs EUR 12.00 per day.

Pets: Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.


The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.