Contemporary Vienna is a vibrant city.For a truly romantic getaway, Vienna is a charming city brimming with rich history and old-world charm. From cultural gems to grand architecture, the city lures you in with its royal history that is highlighted by opulent palace grounds and a baroque ambience.
If luxury is your thing, this city is sure to impress with its range of posh 5-star hotels. Like a good relationship, the most romantic hotels in Vienna provide an exciting mix of comfort and indulgence, where finding your perfect match takes some work.
Organised by walking distance to the Danube, Vienna State Opera, Rathausplatz and St. Stephen’s Cathedral, let us help you discover which hotel in Vienna can transform your typical trip for two into a romantic getaway of your dreams.
If you prefer to explore on foot, take a stroll through Vienna’s Old City, UNESCO World Heritage Site lined with historic landmarks such as St. Stephen’s Cathedral or window shop through luxury boutiques on Kärntnerstrasse.
Staying in Vienna’s City Centre
Staying in Vienna’s City Centre means it’s easy to woo your loved one with romantic walks, splendid museums and enchanting equestrian shows at the historic Hofburg Imperial Palace, or take a carriage ride through the city’s winding alleyways. Steps from the city centre, spoil your loved one with Vienna’s sweet treats in its traditional cafes or visit colourful rose gardens at Volksgarten. Only a short walk to Vienna’s breathtaking landmarks, luxury shopping and cosy cafes, create your love nest at one of these romantic city centre hotels.
Nestled across the street from Vienna State Opera, Hotel Bristol – A Luxury Collection Hotel is a perfect spot for a romantic getaway. Treat you and your loved one to the luxurious range of suites with hand-painted ceilings, private saunas and panoramic views of Vienna State Opera and Ringstrasse.
Spend the day exploring the Hofburg Imperial Palace and Imperial Butterfly House less than a 10-minute walk away before delighting in seasonal fine dining cuisine at the hotel’s Art Deco-style Bristol Lounge Restaurant. Craving a nightcap before the evening’s end? Head to the stylish on-site “American Bar” and wrap up a day of sightseeing with a bubbly “Night at the Opera” champagne cocktail.
Looking for an over-the-top romantic experience? Vienna’s famous two-horse carriages are the cosiest way to explore the city’s top attractions, where you can ride through the shady chestnut trees on Hauptallee and past the 400 types of roses blossoming in the Volksgarten garden.
If you prefer to explore on foot, take a stroll through Vienna’s Old City, UNESCO World Heritage Site lined with historic landmarks such as St. Stephen’s Cathedral or window shop through luxury boutiques on Kärntnerstrasse. Visit the Art Nouveau glasshouse filled with 400 colourful winged creatures at Imperial Butterfly House or a book a night of world-class opera in the opulent red and gold Vienna State Opera to win some serious brownie points.