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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Lovely hotel and friendly people. Room i had was right at the end through a big heavy fire door ! Good job i have done weights as very hard to open. Nice to see a kettle in the room. Food passed the test both for breakfast and evening meal although it was a coach trip and i guess the food... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2011

Located in the 19th "hood" (Vienna is divided in neighbourhoods like Paris), it has very small apartments, almost impossible to move while you shower. But it's clean, it has 1h free wifi a day and it's close to a tram station.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2011

love location, very safe to walk at night, very close to streetcar hotel is always clean, Staff friendly laundry room terrible. we always stay 2 weeks, laundry is a pain. I noticed this year wireless is available at 2 euros per hour? Not used to that its free at most hotels in USA.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2011

Overall nice service, good facilities and nice size rooms. Also a good assortment at breakfast. However not quite sure of the 4 star rating. The decor is very 70's and overall in need of renovation. The rooms are clean as is the whole hotel and I would stay there again. Was there on business so area good but a bit... More 

Thank CKBM
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Reviewed 27 June 2011

very great hotel!am in vienna for the third time but first time in this hotel and am sure that i will come every time here! it was clear and very helpfull personal.i can just say it was a great vacation.ohh and there was some sympathic workers ;) i hope we will see us again soon as possible. regards lisa

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Salford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2011

We arrived at the Franz Joseph after a long coach ride from Budapest. What a really nice surprise to find two FREE bottles of beer and water in the fridge in our room. Two small packets of Haribo on the beds.Nice little bathroom and small kitchenette. Twin very comfortable beds. Small balcony with table and two chairs. Very helpful and... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2011

located in the upper vienna (oberdobling ) this is chep and best option ,rooms are cerntralized heated and cooking facilities is also available, rooms are maintained bi weekely ,lots of shopping option near by with spar mall , mc donalds .. hotel staff is very co operative .tram and bus stand is on door step , located on most natural... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2011

This hotel 20 minutes by tram form downtown is a clean and comfortable place to spend a few days in Vienna. Big rooms, free wi-fi, complete buffet breakfast, nice staff, clean and quiet hoten in a quiet neighborhood with coffee shops , one supermarket and Mac Donalds close to the hotel. Good experience from me and my family.

kfj1, Manager at Derag Livinghotel Kaiser Franz Joseph, responded to this review

dear ricarbsas many thanks for your comments. i hope you had a nice journey and i would like to welcome you again in vienna georg.j.hohagen director More 

Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2010

The location is not an advantage for no reason. Even those who need to go to Modul Uni, not to choose it because in the evenings they need to go downtown, therefore it is better to stay downtown and travel during the day to the Univercity. The hotel in theory classifies itself as 4 star, but 3 are too generous.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2010

This Hotel charged all the reservation amount and an extra night in the credit card given as guarantee a week later after the cancellation, even when the cancellation policy was clear and no charge should be made if cancelled until 24 hrs before check-in. No money has been paid back for the time being. Hotel only assumes one of the... More 

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Staying in Dobling

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Vienna’s poshest green leafy suburb is also its most romantic hotspot. Walk up Grinzinger Strasse with its many historic wine taverns. The tops of nearby Nussberg and Reisenberg hills make for great strolls through the vineyards, and the occasional discovery of a hidden winery. Popular local weekend hangouts are Neustift am Walde with even more great wine taverns, and café restaurant Cobenzl, up on Cobenzl hill – fantastic for great vistas of Vienna. The woodland around Kahlenberg has a wonderful and not too strenuous hiking path - just don't forget the insect repellent. If you have adventurous children, take them to Waldseilpark Kahlenberg (forest rope park Kahlenberg). A must-do if you want a taste of the Vienna Woods is a stop at Josefinenhütte next door with its great food, cosy interiors and wonderful outdoor space.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Derag Livinghotel Kaiser Franz Joseph

Address: Sieveringer Strasse 4, Vienna 1190, Austria
Region: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Dobling
Price Range: €53 - €102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Derag Livinghotel Kaiser Franz Joseph 4*
Number of rooms: 439
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Also Known As:
Kaiser Franz Joseph Vienna
Kaiser Franz Joseph Hotel
Hotel Style:
#23 Spa Hotel in Vienna
#127 Luxury Hotel in Vienna
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