Hotel Imperial, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Vienna


Home to such iconic classical composers as Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert and Strauss, Vienna boasts more than 50 theaters and opera houses. The Vienna waltz originated here and its centuries-old spirit still permeates the city's dancehalls. Our expert concierge and butlers attend to all wishes and desires before they are expressed, such as having a hand-ironed newspaper delivered bedside with morning tea.Tastefully furnished with precious, authentic antiques, walls cocooned in jewel-toned silk, and bathrooms made of marble, our 76 rooms and 62 suites blend the timeless elegance of 19th Century Vienna with state-of-the-art facilities and amenities.

A Princely Palace

The sumptuous surroundings of the Luxury Collection Hotel in Vienna were originally created in 1863 as the Vienna residence of the Prince of Wuerttemberg. They were transformed into the Hotel Imperial for the Vienna World's Fair in 1873.

Panoramic shot of the Hotel Imperial Vienna.
Imperial Bar lounge and bar seating.

19th Century Romance

The interior furnishings of the Hotel Imperial subtly showcase the 19th century romance of Vienna with pristine marble, hand-carved statues, and dazzling crystal chandeliers.

Hotel lobby elegantly decorated in red, black, and gold.

The Royal Staircase

Inside the lobby, the Royal Staircase leading up to the suites and rooms is illuminated by magnificent chandeliers that sparkle and shine from high stucco ceilings imbued with aristocratic flair.

Guest Room - View Of Saint Charles Church.

Views of Vienna

Private balconies offer splendid views of the roofs and spires of old Vienna — the perfect introduction to your stay in this remarkable city.

Imperial Hospitality

Become a prince or a princess once in a lifetime – at Hotel Imperial Vienna, your dream can become a luxurious stay! Just as in bygone days, the Imperial Hotel in Vienna offers supreme luxury and a memorable historic setting for official state visits, international conferences, diplomatic meetings and glittering social occasions. Top celebrities, monarchs and members of royal families have all passed through our legendary revolving door. And of course we also offer butler service – a memorable experience, Viennese charm included!

Royal Suite - Bedroom with elaborately decorated white and gold furniture and blue and gold bedding.

Rooms & Suites

Offers and Packages


Imperial Romance

Available: February 10, 2022February 27, 2022

Enjoy an intimate and romantic getaway with the love of your life in an imperial setting

Active Seniors

Ultimate Driving Tours

Available: August 20, 2021August 3, 2022

Spend a luxurious week long getaway taking in the best of Central Europe and enjoy three unique Luxury Collection Hotels in Budapest, Vienna and Prague!

Belle Etage

Come for a Kiss to Vienna

Available: January 12, 2022August 31, 2022

Originally built as a private palace, the Hotel Imperial Vienna welcomes you to a matchless stay of unforgettable art history, finest Viennese cuisine and exquisite patisserie.

Royal Service

The Imperial Hotel in Vienna has established a reputation the world over as a byword for discretion and impeccable service.

Close-up shot of brunch service with water, plates, and silverware.

The Luxury Collection Concierge

There are three clefs d’or concierges in the Hotel Imperial team. Awarded by the international association of concierges, these essential golden keys are the epitome of superior customer service. Our head Luxury Collection concierge Manfred Grassauer and his team are certified destination experts, proudly wearing “Les Clefs d’Or”, the gilt insignia of the celebrated international association of concierges, all e

Imperial Torte dropping into a pool of chocolate with chocolate shavings and gold dust sprinkling over it.

Imperial Torte

Probably the sweetest Viennese tradition. The cake was created to mark the opening of the Hotel Imperial and in honour of Emperor Franz Josef I. Of course the recipe is a well-kept secret to this day.

Guest suite with bed, nightstand, and lamp.

Pets at Hotel Imperial

We permit one dog (36kg/80lbs) per room and provide the following amenities for their comfort: a dog bowl, bed and mat, and a Pet Welcome Kit. Guests are required to sign a liability waiver at check-in and a one time fee of € 50 and € 20 for each additional night for the cleaning fee will apply. Please note that we do not permit pets in the hotel's meeting rooms and in the restaurant Opus.

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Commitment to Clean

As we welcome you back to our hotels around the world, we are committed to providing you with a safe environment that aligns with expert protocols for working to defeat COVID-19. Click to see updates and learn more about what to expect at our hotel.

Delight All the Senses

Catering to your individual wishes is our top priority, whether at the Café Imperial Wien, the exclusive Restaurant OPUS, or in our elegant banquet rooms, magnificent halls or suites. The magnificent Imperial Bar is the hotel’s centerpiece. Today concerts and lavish celebrations are held where horse-drawn carriages once entered the palace in imperial times.

Imperial Torte

Probably the sweetest Viennese tradition. The cake was created to mark the opening of the Hotel Imperial and in honour of Emperor Franz Josef I. Of course the recipe is a well-kept secret to this day.

Close-up shot of torte sitting in a pool of liquid chocolate.

The Perfect Gift for Every Occasion

A romantic dinner for two, an exquisite Afternoon Tea or Champagne brunch in an atmosphere rich in history and splendor, or an unforgettable stay in one of our luxurious suites – a Hotel Imperial Vienna gift voucher is always the right choice. We also offer the option of print@home vouchers for last minute presents.

Afternoon tea service for two with snack tray and other accoutrement.
Our Location

Getting Here

Hotel Imperial, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Vienna

Kaerntner Ring 16,Vienna Austria 1015

Tel: +43 1-501100
Distance from Property: 16 Miles
Alternate Airport Transportation

Private Car Transfer


Private Car Service
Limousine/Van Service


Bus Station

Vienna International Busterminal

Subway Station


Train Station

Vienna Westbahnhof
Vienna Hauptbahnhof
Guestroom looking out at the city and a tree-lined street.
We Care About the Environment

All guests that show their train ticket upon arrival receive an additional bottle of mineral water on their room.

Contact Us

General Manager

Mario Habicher

Tel: +43 1 501 10 0

Reservations Department
Café Imperial & Restaurant Opus & Bar

Tel: +43 1 501 10 389


PR/ Social Media

Daniela Stoppel

Tel: +43 1 501 10 425



Tel: +43 1 501 10 0


Imperial Torte

Tel: +43 1 501 10 313


Web Shop:


Jana Haladova

Tel: +43 1 501 10 486



Tel: +43 1 501 10 416


Groups & Events

Tel: +43 1 501 10 6400


For individual questions as well as images please contact:


Daniela Stoppel, MBA, BSc

PR & Communications Manager

Kärnter Ring 16

1015 Vienna



Phone: +43 (1) 50 110 425


Property Details


Fitness Center

24 Hour Room Service

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service

Business Center

Meeting Space

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service


Room Service

Wake up Calls

Service Request

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Allowed. Pets 18 kg max allowed: EUR 50 one time fee plus EUR 20 for additional nights

Non-refundable pet fee: €50 Per Stay

Maximum pet weight: 18lbs

Off-Site Parking

WIPARK 1 Miles

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Cash,Credit Cards

Contactless mobile payments



Concierge desk service

Currency Exchange

Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:
German, English, Russian, French, Italian

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms,common areas,or special services relating to a specific disability,please call +43 1-501100

Accessible Hotel Features

Accessible on-site parking

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs

Van Accessible on-site parking

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable HIght Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Close Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electricat Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors