Castle Belvedere | Vienna | © WienTourismus | Hertha Hurnaus
Main station | Vienna | © ÖBB | Roman Boensch
Panorama | Vienna | © Österreich Werbung | 	Trumler
The perfect location for spectacular moments.

Surroundigs & Activities

Your stay at the Hotel Savoyen will be full of lasting impressions.

After a restful night in one of our rooms or suites, start the day with a hearty breakfast before heading off to explore. Find out what awaits you in Vienna here.

Castle Belvedere with fountain | Vienna

Sightseeing

Surrounded by some of Vienna’s best-known sights, you can explore the nearby Belvedere Palace and its Botanical Garden with banana palms and lemon trees growing in the picturesque pavilion guarding its entrance. You will feel yourself start to blossom as you enjoy a leisurely stroll among countless varieties of exotic flora in the heart of Vienna. In fact, it will seem for all the world like a holiday within a holiday. Admission to the Botanical Garden is completely free of charge.

Like the Belvedere, the famous 21er Haus planned by the visionary architect Karl Schwanzer is just a stone’s throw away from the hotel. Built in 1958 as the Austrian pavilion for Expo 58 in Brussels, it was reconstructed in Vienna in 1962 and has provided a space for contemporary art to thrive ever since.

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Golden Quarter | Vienna | © WienTourismus | Peter Rigaud

Shopping

With excellent public transport links on our doorstep, Vienna’s historic city centre is only a matter of minutes away. Here you will find the Ringstrasse boulevard, where one world-famous sight follows the next.  Alternatively, you can set out in search of the latest trends on the Kärntnerstrasse and Mariahilfer shopping streets.

Museum quarter in the evening | Vienna | © WienTourismus | Christian Stemper

Nightlife

Vienna’s new main station, the Hauptbahnhof is just a couple of minutes’ walk from the hotel. If you want to unwind after a busy day or experience the capital’s nightlife,  two urban hotspots – Karlsplatz and the MuseumsQuartier are right around the corner from the hotel. Contemporary outdoor spaces set the scene for some serious people watching. There are always new galleries, bars and clubs to discover in this part of town.

Runner's Guide

Discover our surroundings with the Austria Trend Runner's Guide. Here you can download routes of varying difficulty directly to your smartphone or download them as a PDF file and use them for free.

Route A - for Beginners

2,5 km (approx. 17 min)
A short walk through the impressive Belvedere Garden: Jacquingasse - Botanical Garden - Belvedere Palace

 

The route leads over the Jacquingasse, along the Botanical Gardens, past the Belvedere Palace, through the Belvedere Gardens and then past the Catholic Church of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary. Please note the opening hours of the parks and gardens! Here you will find the opening hours of the Botanical Garden and the Belvedere Garden.

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Route B - Easy Jogging

4.8 km (about 33 minutes)
Park round to the city park: Botanical Garden - Belvedere Palace - Belvedere Garden - Heroes' Monument - City Park

 

You start along the Botanical Gardens, past the Belvedere Palace and then on through the Belvedere Gardens. Then you come to Schwarzenbergplatz, past the hero monument and on to the ring. Here you can walk a short distance through the city park, before it goes back, along the Salesianergasse to Rennweg. Please note the opening hours of the Botanical Garden and the Belvedere Garden.

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Route C - Training with Sightseeing

7,6 km (approx. 52 min)
Longer route through beautiful parks and gardens to the Danube Canal: Botanical Garden - Belvedere Garden - City Park - Museum of Applied Arts - Urania


The route starts with a run beside the Botansichen garden and through the Belvedere garden, as at Route B. Then it goes to the city park, past the MAK - Museum of applied art to Urania. Here you have the opportunity to walk along the Danube Canal before returning to the Schallautzerstraße, through the Stadtpark and the Salesianergasse to the Rennweg. Please note the opening hours of the Botanical Garden and the Belvedere Garden.

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Runner´s Guide

For an active start in your day we provide you with a detailed map of jogging paths with various degrees of difficulty.

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