Welcome to Hotel Goldener Hirsch, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Salzburg
A symbol of excellent hospitality and celebrated tradition.
The Hotel Goldener Hirsch, A Luxury Boutique Hotel in Salzburg, epitomizes exceptional hospitality and celebrated tradition. Dating back to 1407, it embodies an enduring symbiosis between original country house and luxury boutique hotel, woven into the very fabric of Salzburg life. Located just steps away from Mozart’s birthplace, in the heart of the city’s evocative old town, Hotel Goldener Hirsch inhabits Salzburg’s fairy tale setting with natural grace. Defined by its hunting lodge heritage, trophies and mounted antlers populate the walls, whilst the crest of a leaping deer is a recurring presence. Smartly-dressed associates, wearing uniforms reminiscent of national Tracht, welcome guests with a rare warmth that resonates across generations.Worried about leaving your furry friends behind? Bring them along! Our hotel is pet friendly and welcomes trained pets.
Austrian Hospitality since 1407
Hotel Goldener Hirsch
The Goldener Hirsch treats the most discerning travelers to a world of authentic and enriching experiences. The 5-star Hotel in Salzburg warmly welcomes its guests to the world-famous Getreidegasse. Located directly in Salzburg's Old Town and close to the Salzburg Festival Hall, the historically oldest hotel of the Luxury Collection offers an authentic Salzburg experience with its elegant country house style. Even the antique front door testifies to a long tradition, such as the lovingly selected antique original pieces, the hand-crafted furniture and the local tapestry rugs and reminiscent of over 600 years of hotel history. Personal service with attention to detail will ensure a truly unique stay.
Defined by its 600-year-old hunting lodge heritage, walls are populated with trophies and mounted antlers, whilst the crest of a leaping deer is a reoccurring presence. In the bijoux lobby, white-washed walls and leather furniture are offset with ancient arches and historic artefacts, like the hand-carved reception desk and heirloom wooden key case. Traditionally dressed associates, wearing uniforms reminiscent of national Tracht, welcome guests with a rare warmth that resonates across generations.
Renovation as a work of art: six centuries of history, the much beloved Goldener Hirsch style melds harmoniously with the most modern amenities. Our rooms and suites boast authentic Salzburg-style décor handpicked by Countess Harriet Walderdorff. The original antiques, handmade furniture, and native rag rugs are opulent and discreet, and honor 600 years of hotel history.
Luxury & Tradition
Characterized by the unique architecture of the building, the collection of 70 guestrooms and suites are a soulful blend of individuality and authentic country house style. Paying homage to Salzburg’s artisanal story, the elegant styling brings together traditional fabrics, handmade furniture and antique pieces, all produced by skilled local craftspeople. The rustic-chic approach extends to the en-suite bathrooms where colorful marble and vintage-style fixtures, meet walk-in rainfall showers and indulgent signature products. Latest technology is seamlessly integrated, reimagining this captivating 15th-century guesthouse for the modern traveler.Learn More
Restaurant Goldener Hirsch
Restaurant Goldener Hirsch is one of Austria's most celebrated fine-dining restaurants. Notable Chef Daniel Mild serves traditional and contemporary takes on Austrian cuisine, while a comprehensive wine cellar proffers world-class vintages.
For a casual, top-notch meal, head to Restaurant Herzl located next door to the main hotel structure. Low ceilings and wood paneled walls create an intimate atmosphere reminiscent of bohemian times enjoyed by prestigious past patrons.
Bar Goldener Hirsch
Singular in a city of small, intimate environs is the Bar Goldener Hirsch's airy, covered inner-courtyard. The favorite meeting place of many well-known, international personalities, it is the ideal location for an afternoon aperitif.
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The Luxury Collection Hotel Goldener Hirsch presents an oasis of tranquility in the heart of an UNESCO World Heritage site. Featuring Austrian flair and comfort, our hotel is situated in the baroque center of Salzburg.
Local Area and Arrival
The Hotel Goldener Hirsch is conveniently located in the city centre of Salzburg and within walking distance of most sights and monuments. Ideally located, guests of the Hotel Goldener Hirsch have the best of the city at the tips of their toes. Just outside of the hotel is the distinguished Getreidegasse road. A city throughway since Roman times, it is home to world-renowned boutiques. For those interested in history, Mozart’s birthplace is a mere minute away and the famous Festival Hall is just across the street. The Hohensalzburg Fortress can be reached on foot in ten minutes.
The Luxury Collection Concierge
Enjoy exceptional service and unique experiences in our luxury hotel Goldener Hirsch in Salzburg. Let The Luxury Collection Concierge unlock your destination, curate treasured memories, and make your travel experience effortless. From restaurant recommendations to Festival tickets, our Les Clefs d'Or concierge provide guests the highest assistance every hour of the day.
Hotel Goldener Hirsch, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Salzburg
Getreidegasse 37, Salzburg, Austria, 5020
Bus StationHerbert-von-Karajan Platz
Salzburg Main Train Station
Salzburg Mülln-Oldtown station
Train StationSalzburg Central Train Station
Tel: +43 662 80 84 829
Groups & Events
Tel: +43 662 80 84 884
Tel: +43 664 82 77 468
Restaurant Goldener Hirsch
Tel: +43 662 8084 861
Tel: +43 662 80 84 885
Reception & Concierge
Tel: +43 662 80 84 0
Tel: +43 662 8084 889
Marketing & PR
Tel: +43 662 80 84 290
24 Hour Room Service
Dry Cleaning Service
Wake up Calls
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm
Smoke Free Property
hotel reserves the right to deny access to certain areas of the hotel
CONTIPARK Tiefgarage - Altstadt Garage .4 KM
Accepts: Credit Cards
Concierge desk service
Property has elevators
Languages spoken by staff:
German, English, Italian, French
For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +43 662-80840
Accessible on-site parking
Property has elevators
Service Animals are Welcome
Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible
Main Entrance is Accessible
Meeting Spaces are Accessible
On-Site Restaurants are Accessible
Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor
Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand
Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers
Bathtub Grab Rails
Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors
Electronic Room Key
Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing
Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors
Lowered Electrical Outlets
Mobility accessible rooms
Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom
Room Windows Open
Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors
Secondary Locks on Room Windows
Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled
Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms
Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors
TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Certified
Carbon Footprint: kg per room night
Water Footprint: 726.37 liters per room night