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MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz

Rembrandtstrasse 21, Vienna 1020, Austria
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  • Sigmund Freud Museum
    0.5 mi
  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 5 days ago
Value for money
Our family of 4 stayed at Meininger Franz Vienna for 3 days in... more
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice at first glance, but comes with many pitfalls of budget hotels. The choice of leaving the concrete walls in their raw unpainted finish made our particular room feel dirty, as all the stains from previous guests were there on the walls. The lunch, which we took in hotel, was downright horrible -- probably the worst lasagna I have ever...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clean rooms, although shower was designed for the disabled which is fair enough but would have been nice to not have to bend over to wash yourself or have someone else hold the shower head. Didn't sleep first night as a group of people were yelling laughing and talking all night outside of my room. Second night exact same story...

Thank Cameron G
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family of 4 stayed at Meininger Franz Vienna for 3 days in early January 2017. The hotel was full, the reception and the lift were busy almost all the time but the staffs were friendly and efficient. The kitchen was a nice addition for our stay, although it was full we could always use the stove almost immediately without...

Thank AISuwono
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is a great option if you're interested in good quality for your money. The staff is very friendly, helpful and speaks English. Rooms are basic, but clean, modern, comfortable, as well as bathrooms. The street is very quiet and there is a supermarket nearby. If you like walking, you can reach the city center in about 15 to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is actually a review I forgot to do last year, however as we traveled with young children I thought I should get around to it. The hotel was clean, basic, uncluttered and comfortable. Breakfast was the usual toast, cereal and cold (salami, ham, cheese) as well as coffee/tea. The lobby has a games area, and kitchen facilities. The staff...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here in Nov 2016. It is very near to subway and you can come easily from airport (though it was a bit challenge for me). The main central district is walking distance. Walking along the river is quite nice. Rooms were clean and bathroom very tidy. Staff at front desk are very helpful. The only thing I found...

Thank sandeepkj
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you come to visit fhe city for a few days and you are interested in a place to sleep, normal one (like a hostel) in a good location, this is your hotel. Confortable, clean and well located it's your best option

Thank David D
Upper Austria, Austria
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Meininger hotel as a family, Downsides: the room we had was like an unfinished store room one wall was scuffed and unpainted and the shower was mouldy. Not very sound proof and very little hanging space. The rooms are very small but comfortable enough for a budget night accommodation. Upsides: There was undercover parking and lift...

Thank K and S N
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms, good friendly stuff and food. I was staying at Meininger Franz with couple of my friends and it was an amazing experience. We had a great time staying there. Rooms are pretty nice looking and modern along with bathroom, beds are also good enough. They offer a fair amount of different food for breakfast so everybody can find...

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you fro your detailed and amazing feedback! I'm happy that you and your friend had such a good time in Vienna and with us. I forearded your review to our staff and they were happy about your kind words. This is a great motivation for us to keep up our good work and we would be happy...

Reviewed 16 December 2016

Room was very clean. Towels, pillow case, bed sheets was super clean. Great atmosphere in hotel. Lot of young people. Hotel has a restaurant but also has a kitchen where you can prepare something for meal. Kitchen was equipped with everything you may need. Hotel has a washing machine and dryer. Staff was very kind. Public transportation connections are good....

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MEININGERHotels, Front Office Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your wonderful feedback! I'm glad that you had a pleasant stay. The cleanliness of the hotel and rooms is very important to us, so it's great that you mentioned it. We want all our guests to feel welcome and give our best to achieve that. We talked to our housekeeping staff about checking the shower...

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Staying in Leopoldstadt

Neighbourhood Profile
Welcome to one of Vienna’s trendiest quarters. The second district has witnessed a turbulent ride, from medieval swamp to vibrant Jewish quarter, from pleasure ground for the noble and humble to current hip residence and workplace of Vienna’s creative crowd. Cross the Danube Canal from the city centre and take in life on Taborstrasse with its mix of old townhouses, churches, theatres, discount shops and ethnic restaurants. Head for Augarten via Karmelitermarkt, Leopoldstadt’s trendy marketplace. Baroque Augarten itself hosts a bizarre mix of manicured hedges and flowerbeds in front of a colossal World War II defense tower, the publicly accessible 300-year-old Augarten porcelain manufactory, the palatial boarding school and funky concert hall of the Vienna Boys Choir, and the modern art museum TBA21. At its opposite corner, The Prater not only houses the Giant Ferris Wheel but blends a bustling amusement park with lush woodland, perfect for a bike tour. Further east is the old derby racing ground of Krieau.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz is in Vienna's second district of Leopoldstadt between Augarten and the Danube canal. The Karmeliter market with its many delicacies and Vienna's Old Town are just around the corner. The Franz hotel with its functional and modern design is ideal for city breaks that call for simplicity and precision. With services such as free WiFi, guest kitchen, bar and gaming area... holidaying with MEININGER is more than just low-cost accommodation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz

Address: Rembrandtstrasse 21, Vienna 1020, Austria
Region: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Leopoldstadt
Price Range: £30 - £105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz 2*
Number of rooms: 131
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Hotel Style:
#30 Best Value Hotel in Vienna
#127 Romantic Hotel in Vienna
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“Try their breakfast, it is great for good price.”
 of 5 bubbles 11katerinah, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“if you are a group of people, you can stay here”
 of 5 bubbles PrasantBhansaali, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the main street have the better views. Some even come with balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles Hewanorra, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Do not come here”
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“Stay on higher floors to avoid noise from lobby”
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