State apartments of a town house built by Ludwig Tischler, the "last Baroque architect of Vienna", for countess Marie Razumovsky.
Comprised of a prestigious foyer, a buffet/dining room, a small concert hall for about 70 people, a saloon and a study.
Casino Wien is located at Palais Esterházy, the oldest building on the famous Kärntner Strasse right in the heart of Vienna, just a few steps away from St. Stephen's Cathedral. The casino boasts a perfect combination of historical elegance and contemporary design. The Jackpot Cafe on the ground floor creates a relaxed, casual atmosphere. On the upper floors, guests will find an elegant world of salons with an exceptionally stylish interior: the casino on the first floor radiates an elegant British club atmosphere, with Roulette, Black Jack and other games creating extreme excitement. At the multicolour lightened Cercle Bar, they serve freshly mixed cocktails and more. On the second floor, the Ovale & Chinese Salons boast a variety of gaming machines. Moments of pleasure and culinary delights at the highest level can be experienced in the Red & Grey Salons of the Casino Restaurant Vienna.
This magnificent building in the style of the Neo-Renaissance was built on behalf of the banker, Eduard Freiherr von Todesco, in the years 1861 to 1864 by the architects Ludwig von Förster and Theophil von Hansen. The artist Carl Rahl designed the interior ceiling painting. The walls and ceilings are made of precious wood paneling and the ballroom itself is a work of art. The painting "Judgement of Paris" is located on the ceiling of the former, also richly decorated, dining room, now Salon Paris.
The Hofburg Congress Center offers 182,000 sq. ft of space spread across 35 rooms for events for anything from 50 to 4,900 people. The crowning glory comes courtesy of the imperial staterooms — complete with state-of-the-art conference equipment. The Habsburg’s former winter residences covers a total of 5.381.955 sq. ft. and comprises 18 wings with 54 staircases, 19 courtyards and 2,600 rooms.
HOTEL & PALAIS STRUDLHOF is close to the city center, just a few minutes' walk from the Vienna Ringstrasse. Host your conference amid the contemporary atmosphere and historic ambience of this neo-classical city palace. Stay in rooms and suites that feature modern, comfortable furnishings, some of which afford views of a 2000 m² park.
The majestic Hotel Imperial and its sumptuous surroundings were originally created in 1863 as the Prince of Württemberg’s Viennese residence. Overlooking the historic Ring Boulevard in central Vienna, the building was transformed into a hotel to accommodate discerning visitors of the 1873 World’s Fair. Truly the palace of a prince, the façade is Italian Neo Renaissance with emblematic details.
Atop the building is a stone balustrade that elegantly frames a group of allegorical animals from the Württemberg coat of arms. The portal group is dominated by four impressive statues that are equally symbolic. The original entrance, flanked by two stone sentry boxes, was wide enough to accommodate a two-horse drawn carriage.
The interior furnishings of the Hotel Imperial artfully showcase the 19th Century romance of Vienna with pristine marble, hand carved statues, and spectacular crystal chandeliers. The time-honored Imperial Restaurant and Kaffeehaus Café Imperial Wien have accommodated many famous authors and composers.
Inside the lobby, a Royal Staircase leading up to suites and rooms is lit by magnificent chandeliers that sparkle and shimmer from high stucco ceilings radiating aristocratic flair. Private balconies offer splendid views of the roofs and spires of old Vienna.
The "Kaiserhaus" with magnificent historic ambience
On the first floor above ground level, the Palais Kaiserhaus has historic, palatial rooms that that are used for private festivities as well as general business meetings
It can also be booked for film shoots.
Because of the central location of the "Kaiserhaus", it has the best conceivable transportation links. The "Kaiserhaus" can be easily reached from the U-Bahn stations "Herrengasse" (U3) and "Stephansplatz" (U1, U3).
The "Am Hof" and "Freyung" parking garages are in the immediate vicinity.
The magnificent, art historically valuable house is a landmarked building. It is one of the most beautiful and important buildings of the Baroque period in Vienna in terms of its particularly beautiful façade, the charming interior of the entrance hall, the sculptural decoration of its stairwell and its interiors.
The Palais Auersperg was built in the 18th. century by the architects Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach und Lukas von Hildebrandt
The magnificent baroque-Palais Auersperg has room for events up to 1000 people.
The Palais Coburg in the heart of Vienna offers culture and luxury comfort to its guests in elegant ambiance. Here it is possible to experience six centuries of building history in an architectural piece of art which was built on the former defence wall of the emperor's city, and as it was in the 19th century , the late residence of the House of Coburg-Gotha with its grand ceremonial rooms is still a venue for elegant representation. Furthermore the Palais Coburg is a place for culinary indulgence, presentation of rare wines and a house in which guests, who love the extraordinary, like to linger.
The elegant Palais Daun-Kinsky located on Vienna’s Freyung is one of the city’s most impressive historical buildings. Built between 1713 and 1716 for Philipp Laurenz Graf von und zu Daun the Palais is a pièce de résistance of baroque architecture. At the end of the 18th Century marriage placed the building in the hands of the royal Kinsky family who presided over this architectural gem for over 200 years.
All artists involved in the construction and decoration of the structure were renowned celebrities of their metier at the time. The constructer Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt, for instance, was the star architect of his time. Alberto Camesina was responsible for the ornate decorative plasterwork. The breath-taking ceiling fresco above the stairway was designed by Carlo Innocenzo Carlone. Together with Marcantonio Chiarini he also created the magnificent ceiling panel in the Ovaler Festsaal. The Palais Daun-Kinsky stands out for its multi-faceted room design as well as its grand ceiling stuccoes, its breath-taking quadrature paintings and its numerous sculptures.
Located in the heart of one of Vienna’s oldest and most beautiful areas, the first district, you will find the famous Palais Ferstel. The young architect Heinrich von Ferstel created this Palais between 1856 and 1860 while he was captivated by the impressions of a long visit to Italy. The unique combination of Venetian-Florentine Trecento architecture with classic ashlar masonry has rendered this building one of Vienna’s grandest and most interesting examples of Wilhelminian-style architecture. At the time of its opening in 1860, the Palais Ferstel was the newest design in Vienna. The stylish rooms and the glass-covered yard not only briefly housed the Vienna Stock Exchange and the Austro-Hungarian National Bank but also provided a suitable ambience for the famous Cafe Central which became the hub of Europe’s intellectual elite towards the end of the 19th Century. Today the Palais Ferstel still captures one’s imagination with its perfect combination of various architectural styles and represents a refreshing symbiosis of impressive architecture in a classical surrounding with state-of-the-art facilities. Its sympathetic restoration, which remained true to the original down to the very last detail, has returned the building to its former splendour. At the same time, all the requirements of contemporary living have been fully taken into consideration.
PALAIS HANSEN KEMPINSKI WIEN – DAS RINGSTRASSENPALAIS, WO MODERNER LUXUS AUF WIENER CHARME TRIFFT
Das 5-Sterne Superior Palais Hansen Kempinski bietet ein modernes und luxuriöses Lebensgefühl im historischen Palais. Geplant vom Ringstraßenarchitekten Theophil Hansen hieß das Hotel schon 1873 die Besucher der Weltausstellung willkommen und wurde 2013 wiedereröffnet.
Das Palais Hansen bietet auf drei Etagen 152 elegante Zimmer und Suiten, zwei Restaurants, zwei Bars, eine Cigar Lounge, den Kempinski The Spa mit Fitnessstudio sowie acht Veranstaltungsräume und einen Ballsaal.
Residing the heart of the Austrian capital, the Austrian Cultural Centre takes pleasure in welcoming you to Palais Pálffy, a building with origins dating back to the 14 th Century and a history which mirrors the cultural development of Vienna itself.
For several years now the Centre has been hosting a diverse range of artistic and cultural events at the Palais.
A summary of current events is given in the accompanying event calendar.
It is also possible to hire rooms for meetings, conferences and similar functions, details of which are available in the section on Rental.
With its superb location, numerous facilities and outstanding standards of service Palais Palffy offers a winning combination of old-fashioned opulence combined with the latest innovations in technology.
Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt, one of the most renowned architects of his time, designed the Palais Schönburg, located in the heart of Vienna, and surrounded by a 15.000 square meter park.
Other famous buildings designed by Hildebrandt are the Belvedere Palace and the St. Peter’s Church in Vienna.
The palace was constructed between the years 1700 and 1706 on behalf of Earl Gundakar Starhemberg. On account of its remarkable acoustics, world famous musicians including Leonard Bernstein,
Nikolaus Harnoncourt and his Concentus Musicus Vienna, the Wiener Konzerthaus-Quartet, Alfred Brendel and many more, chose this location during the 1960s and 70s to perform and record their work.
The Baroque jewel is located in Vienna’s fourth district, at Rainergasse 11, approximately one kilometre away from the Vienna Opera. The building and the park were recently completely renovated
and are now resplendent in new brilliance. Since the summer of 2008, the beautiful “Residence for your Events” can be rented for parties and other events.
The Baroque State Hall is among the world's most beautiful historic libraries. Emperor Charles VI ordered the construction of this jewel of secular Baroque architecture for his Court Library. The State Hall was built from 1723 till 1726 according to the plans of the famous court architect Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, and carried out by his son Joseph Emanuel. The ceiling frescoes were completed in 1730 by the court painter Daniel Grans.
Exclusive event location in the heart of Döbling, Vienna's 19th district. Historical ambiance, built in 1837, restaurated in 2010. Centerpiece is the "Straußsaal", an elegant "Biedermeier" - ballroom with stage and gallery, gorgeous chandeliers and original Thonet furniture. The one-of-a-kind ballroom whith its octogon shape offers a direct access to the garden.
The Salmgasse 6 room complex consists of the versatile studio, a small lounge, kitchen and the atmospheric vault. Renovated in June 2016, the sensitive adaptations combine the historic Gründerzeit palace with contemporary architecture.
The Liechtenstein CITY PALACE, owned by the princely family of Liechtenstein, is another architecural jewel and a magnificent aristocratic residence situated at the heart of Vienna, close to the Burgtheater and the Volksgarten.
Following an extensive programme of renovation
the palace will appear again in all its former glory from 2013. Held to be the first major building of the
High Baroque age in Vienna, it boasts Baroque stucco ceilings which fuse with opulent Rococo Revival interiors, original furnishings and exquisite parquet flooring by Michael Thonet to form a harmonious whole, revealing insights into the aristocratic life of bygone epochs.
Its characteristic red-brick facade renders Vienna’s Stock Exchange at the Schottenring one of the most important monumental structures of the world-famous Ringstraße built in the 19th Century. The Stock Exchange was commissioned by Emperor Franz Joseph I and constructed between 1871 and 1877 by the Danish architect Theophil von Hansen. Until 1998 it housed the Vienna Stock Exchange.
Since its grand opening in 1877 this magnificent building of such historic value has been the centrepiece of the Ringstraße. With an air of congeniality the renowned architect Theophil von Hansen combined the requirements of the trading floor with accompanying social events, turning the magnificent setting of the Vienna Stock Exchange into a sophisticated hub of both financial and social life.
After a fire in 1956 the Ballroom which can be hired for special occasions was meticulously renovated down to every last detail. Theophil von Hansen’s work is characterized by the grandiose, yet rich-in-detail design of this room which provides a stately frame for major festive events.