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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I am frequent guest in this hotel. In this summer, I realised: the style has changed. The original owners, managers retired. The New generation of the family is very different. No more elegance and gracefulness... The big period of this old style hotel has finished... it was a pity!

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear Sir, we thank you very much for your comment. It is definitely a pity that you do not see our efforts that we made for you. All your displeasure comes from a table in the restaurant - one of the best tables at the balustrade on our danube terrace at all (under the blind) - that you did not...

Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is the historical hotel in town. It offers a very nice view. I really love its restaurant overlooking river and mountains. It's the perfect place to have drinks at the sunset. The guest room is quite spacious considering that this is hotel in country side. The service was just ok. It's quite fun to stay there. I loved...

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we are really happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel and thank you so much for your wonderful words. Merry Christmas

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 9 November 2016

this is a great place to visit this region, staff is very nice and welcome, it has two kinds of rooms, I think the cheapest and the suites are in the old european style, so if this is your taste, you can choose one of them if not in the upper floor there are more modern rooms with a very...

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, thanking you for your extremely friendly words, we would be very happy to see you eventually again in our hotel. Have a good winter time!

Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Charming old world feel. Each room is different & spacious. Ours had a real WC, which was really charming. Love the spaciousness of the room, the vaulted ceiling. Very clean & comfortable (except if you are a couple, even though the beds are together creating a queen size, there is a gap between the mattresses.) We were here for the...

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we thank you very much for your online comments. We always try our best to make each stay as beautiful as possible and we apologize if we appeared too reserved to you. Giovanni, our dog, did not apparently. We hope to welcome you another time in the future - maybe in summer!? Have a good winter time.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a great place with great rooms, great decor and great views. The members of the staff are great too - friendly, helpful and always accommodative. They helped us in many ways while we were there and at the end of our visit actually drove us down to the bus stop which happened to be some distance away. This...

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear guest, we hope that you have well returned home and thank you so much for your excellent guest comment. Hopefully we will be able to welcome you another time in the future. We wish you a good winter time!

Blue Mountains
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We planned our stay here as a break on our 5 week European trip and as a special celebration. We booked the lowest category of room and were happy to be staying in a 16th castle. We were shown to a spacious room (No 20) with 3 windows overlooking the Danube and we were delighted as we spent time in...

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we thank you very much for your comments here on Trip Advisor. Hopefully we will be able to welcome you another point in the future. Have a good winter time!

dublin
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I am an extremely hard to please traveller. I booked another room at the hotel and asked if I could see a different room in another category. I do this quite a lot! They lady showed me 3 different rooms and I picked a beautiful room overlooking the Danube. They couldn't of been more helpful. The taster menu and matching...

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Fam-Thiery, Inhaber at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very very much for you wonderful words. What you describe is just how it should always be. We really hope that you will return to Dürnstein and our hotel once and then again we will do our best to show you a few more rooms in order to find your favourite one. Have a very good...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We stayed at this hotel over a weekend, which was planned long ahead. 6 months prior to arrival I have specifically asked by email for a nice light and quiet room in the best category, which was confirmed twice by email prior to our arrival. After check in, we got stuck in a dark, stuffy room under the roof with...

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Fam-Thiery, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear guest, we are sorry to read how unsatisfied you were with your stay in our hotel, but have the strong desire to clarify that our hotel is very special of its kind and is welcoming everyone who appreciates our hard work in keeping the property as original and authentic as possible. All of our rooms differ very much to...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We spent a night at Hotel Schloss during our recent trip to Austria. We arrived there by boat from Melk. Highly recommend the boat trip and the hotel. Very beautiful area and a nice, quiet, romantic stop in an otherwise hectic travel schedule.

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Fam-Thiery, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear guests, We are very glad to hear that you had the chance to find some time for yourselves in our hotel during a busy travel schedule. Especially in this very unusual warm and nice late summer, it is enchanting and romantic watching the sunset disappearing behind the hills of the Wachau. We hope to welcome you again one day...

Bollington - England
Reviewed 27 September 2016

From attentive reception staff, porter Robert, and restaurant staff - all ran like a good hotel should. Perfect room in every respect - chose the 3rd floor Lovely pre dinner drinks on the terrace, overlooking the Danube 2 courses outside, then moved indoors for dessert.

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Fam-Thiery, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Schloss Duernstein, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thanks for your giving us such a great rating and feedback, which we certainly will pass on to our team. In 2006 we built a new floor on top, which now is our 3rd floor where you were accommodated in. Family Thiery tried their best to still keep a classic atmosphere inside of our new rooms - but...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Hotel Schloss Duernstein

Address: Duernstein 2, Durnstein 3601, Austria
Region: Austria > Lower Austria > Durnstein
Price Range: €186 - €301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Schloss Duernstein 5*
Number of rooms: 47
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“if you like modern rooms with a view, choose the upper floor”
 of 5 bubbles pfl0res, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room facing the hotel entrance. This allowed us to look at the castle and at the river from our window.”
 of 5 bubbles Roopkatha, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with windows overlooking the Danube.”
 of 5 bubbles 2x2KINGS, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view over the Danube!”
 of 5 bubbles ClemensOnTour, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony overlooking the Danube!”
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