Hotel Beethoven Wien

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Why We Love It

  • Family-run 4-star hotel with free classical concerts & champagne on weekends
  • Round the corner from Naschmarkt, a local foodie favourite
  • Less than a 10-minute walk from the Vienna State Opera House
  • Free breakfast, free tea & coffee served in lounge & free Wi-Fi throughout

Map & Directions

From Vienna Airport, you can take the CAT (city airport train) or the S-bahn to Wien Mitte-Landstraße. From there, take the U-Bahn line U4 towards Hütteldorf and alight at Karlsplatz station, then head west towards Secession -- the hotel is a further 8-minute walk away. A taxi from the airport will cost around 38€ and will take 20 minutes -- alternatively, the hotel can provide pick-up transfers from the airport for a flat fee of 42€.  

If travelling by train, a taxi to Vienna Central Station is approximately 15€. 

Parking is available 20m away for 20€ a day -- the hotel can also offer limited 7€. parking tickets for street parking nearby.

Rooms & Rates

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Hotel Beethoven is an elegant, 5-storey, Neo-Renaissance building constructed in 1902. Its location is excellent for arts, music, culture and food lovers -- it is opposite the Theater an der Wien, where Mozart's "The Magic Flute" premiered, and was also a favourite haunt of Ludwig van Beethoven, who lived here briefly while composing his solo opera, "Fidelio".

Karlsplatz, a public square and market, next to the Künstlerhaus arts centre, is less than a 10-minute walk away, as is Wiener Staatsoper, the Vienna State Opera House. It is also a couple of minutes from Naschmarkt, a fruit and vegetable market that has occupied the same location since the 18th century -- although these days, it is "not only the place to shop for food, but also has an antique market each Saturday", says Lonely Planet

The hotel's owners, the Ludwig family, are keen musical aficionados, and sponsor several cultural institutions in the city. Every weekend (at 6pm either on a Saturday or Sunday), Hotel Beethoven organises an in-house classical concert with a professional pianist, as well as a cellist or vocalist -- guests can watch on the mezzanine level and are served free champagne. There is also free tea and coffee served all day in the Beethoven Lounge.

Each of the 43 rooms is uniquely decorated -- some are in dark, deep colours, and others have bright floral wallpaper -- and face out either on to the quiet street or inner courtyard. Larger family rooms are also available. Many rooms have oil paintings and large prints on the walls, and some also have bath tubs. All include complimentary breakfast and free Wi-Fi.



  • Bar
  • Newspaper / magazines
  • 100% smoke-free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Baby-sitting service on request
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Business center

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Mini bar
  • Safe


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas


  • Hair-dryer


  • Parking (fees apply)

Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.


Check-in: Standard check-in time: 2pm

Checkout: Standard checkout time: 12pm

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details: Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at 2pm Check-out time is 12pm

Know Before You Go

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • In accordance with national/local laws, air conditioning may be restricted to certain hours from 15 April to 15 October.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: EUR 20 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 50
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 50 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Renovations and Closures
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

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Customer Service available 24 hours

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.

*Unless otherwise stated, Travelzoo-exclusive extras are valid once per stay (based on two adults sharing). Value is an estimate based on double occupancy. Extras are only included with Member Rates and may not be available on all dates. Extras are non-transferable and have no cash value. Total value may vary depending on time of booking and availability. When included, breakfast may be limited to 2 guests per stay subject to hotel’s discretion. Other restrictions may apply; see our T&Cs for details.

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