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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This hostel is really good place! Location it's near to center and to metro station. Low prices for rooms. In rooms and reception you have everything that you need. Athmosphere is good and rooms are clean.

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for the great feedback of our hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your time here in Vienna and looking forward to see you again. Your Meininger Team from Vienna

Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Ok so this is a very good hostal, it puts a roof over you're head and the rooms are great and above all clean. However first morning the cleaning lady walked into our room at 8am, I was getting ready, she asked if she could clean. I asked if she could give us 5mins to which she rolled her eyes...

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MEININGERHotels, Leiter Front Office at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for sharing your feedback with us! We want to apologize for the inconvenience you had during your stay. Of course it is not our intention to wake our guests up at 8 in the morning (especially if you put the do not disturb sign on the door!) We will pass your comment to the responsible persons to...

Europe
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Pretty average place to stay. It is a hotel and has hostel accommodation. The hostel was fairly clean though bathrooms in the room smelled (shower drain was clogged for a few days). The guest kitchen is under renovation, so you couldn't cook at all. You could use the microwave, fridge, and kettle. Location is a bit out of the city...

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your feedback. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to see you again. For the inconvinience you had we are sorry. Your Meininger Team from Vienna

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I was sharing the room with a VERY messy and noisy person. When I mean Noisy I mean loud noises at 5am. I couldnt sleep for two days and when i went to the reception to ask if they could change rooms they told me thats how a hostel is and we cant do anything.

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent in this case that we fell short. If you give us a chance to earn...

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This hotel was easy to reach from the airport late at night by public transport and this was my main reason to choose it. Prices for hostel beds are also reasonable. As for location, it is not perfect as it is a bit far from the city center, but is ok if you spend all day outside and just come...

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for the comment. We are glad that you stayed with us and will welcome you the next time. Your Meininger Team from Vienna

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the hostel for 2 nights in December. Checked in pretty late but that was not a problem with them. The rooms were big an clean. Most importantly the staff was really dry helpful specially Dominic! One thing they need to improve is the taste of the coffee

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MEININGERHotels, Reception at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you very much for the nice review! It's good to see that everything was alright during your stay and we hope to welcome you again at MEININGER. All the best & kind regards, the Meininger Team

Southampton
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Very well run hostel located close to the main train station and not too far from the city centre. Everything was clean and organised. The hostel is no-frills and you will therefore have to pay for things such as access to computers and other small things. I only found charging for towels a bit substandard for such a good quality...

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MEININGERHotels, Reception at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you very much for your nice review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again in this or any other MEININGER all over europe. Many greetings from Vienna, the Meininger Team

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Location is a real estate cliche for a reason. We visited several cities on our most recent Europe trip, and we stayed in Vienna for 5 days. The location was less than 100 meters from the U-ban which was extremely convenient. And even better was the price less than $300 for four people for five nights total. The beds were...

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MEININGERHotels, Reception at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Dear Charles, thank you for taking time and sharing your feedback. We are sorry that you don't got a better impression overall. We set a high value on cleanliness in our house, we apologize if this was not the case. Please feel free to talk to our reception team about any problem, so we can fix it immediately. We hope...

Reviewed 1 November 2016

The dorm was really nice and clean, the staff is super friendly and helpful, I really enjoyed my stay there! It's also very cheap, which is amazing in Vienna for travellers on a budget. Only downside: it's a bit far from the city center (about 40 min walk to the Ring), altough the subway is right at the corner

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for the great review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to welcome you gain. Your Meininger Team from Vienna

Reviewed 21 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by my stay at Meininger. It was walking distance from the central station (~10 minutes), a block away from a metro station to get to downtown (which was about a 10 min metro ride), and a block away from a large shopping strip with a lot of food options. The only downside was there was no...

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MEININGERHotels, Reception at MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you very much for your rating and the nice feedback! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again for your next trip to Vienna. Kind regards, the Meininger Team

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The MEININGER Hotel Vienna Central Station is situated in the heart of Vienna, directly by Hauptbahnhof station, Vienna's former South Station. The baroque palace Belvedere and the Karlsplatz are only round the corner. It's just a 10-minute train ride to the city centre. In addition to modern rooms, the hotel also offers free WiFi throughout the hotel, a bar and a gamesroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof

Address: Columbusgasse 16, Vienna 1100, Austria
Region: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna
Price Range: $50 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — MEININGER Hotel Wien Hauptbahnhof 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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Meininger City Hostel And Hotel Vienna
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“Get a private room.”
 of 5 bubbles 608nd, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They have the card system wherein your card gives access to both your floor and room so anyone going out needs to have the card on them.”
 of 5 bubbles jkysharma, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay on one of the lower floors. Slow elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles OutMosquitoMe, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the court yard.”
 of 5 bubbles Gastronome19, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Just find a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Orli-Hidai, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
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