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The Best Accommodations for the Vienna Opera Ball

Since 1935, the greatest event of the ball season is the unique Vienna Opera Ball! These hotels are the ideal starting point for a fabulous evening.

February 9, 2023

As classic & elegant as a Viennese waltz!


Kärntner Ring 1, 1010 Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 515160 

Wiener Opernball Hotel Bristol

© Hotel Bristol, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Vienna

The Hotel Bristol Vienna, a Luxury Collection Hotel, is one of the most exclusive addresses in Vienna - since 1892. The rooms and suites offer a unique view of the Vienna State Opera and the Vienna Ringstrasse. The hotel is an Art Deco jewel and full of history. It has numerous rooms and suites in traditional as well as modern style with unique antiques and valuable original paintings. Just like the exquisite cocktails of the legendary Bristol Bar, the dishes of the Gault Millau award-winning restaurant enchant guests before they enjoy elaborate nights on the dance floor.


Philharmonikerstrasse 4, 1010 Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 514 560

Wiener Opernball Hotel Sacher

© Hotel Sacher

Probably the most famous hotel in Vienna - where true tradition and Viennese lifestyle meet modernity. The Hotel Sacher in the heart of Vienna is one of the most luxurious hotels on the international market. With with the original Sacher-Torten Manufaktur, where chocolate dreams come true since 1832, the hotel has been welcoming guests from all over the world since 1876. To treat the legs and feet tired from dancing, especially after the Opera Ball, for relaxation, a visit to the luxurious Sacher Spa is highly recommended. Guests here particularly appreciate the specifically developed Sacher Signature Body Treatments and the unique atmosphere in a historic setting.

As snappy & trendy as a quickstep!


Esterházygasse 33, 1060 Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 58870

Wiener Opernball Hotel Josefine

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The hotel The Josefine cleverly revitalizes the glamour of the 20s and 30s. The 49 rooms combine traditional architecture of Viennese Gründerzeit with modern comfort in Art Deco style. In this boutique hotel, individuality is important and so, each room is a little different and has its own individual charm. Now it's time to waltz! - Afterwards, you can relax in the large box-spring beds. For breakfast, you can choose from many delicacies such as Eggs Benedikt, the Josefine breakfast, sweet Russian breakfast, and classic Viennese delicacies. 


Breite Gasse 9, 1070 Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 523 13 45

Hotel Gilbert

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In the city center of Vienna, a charmingly styled hotel awaits with the highest standards for the well-being of its guests: The Hotel Gilbert. An open-minded house - personally managed by the family of owners Kleindienst-Giendl, and the hotel director David Schmitzberger. Guests will find lots of space to unfold in the spacious rooms. Those who unfortunately can't turn off their e-mails will find inspiring spots of refuge in the hotel, and also in the associated café-brasserie &flora, where relaxed breakfasts are served all day long and plants are sold on the side. The Gilbert is not just an extraordinary place to stay, it is also an inspiring place to work, and a multifaceted place to enjoy.

As playful & modern as a jive!


Wiedner Gürtel 16, 1040 Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 962 26

Hotel Mooons Wien

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Directly across from Vienna's new main train station, the MOOONS awaits in futuristic design. A location that is particularly convincing due to its connections; the city center can be easily reached with a short walk or by public transport. Behind the extraordinary facade with circular windows, 170 rooms in high-quality design, a restaurant with classic feel-good dishes, and international specialties, and an adjacent garden and gym await. The rooms are elegantly furnished to a high standard and surprise with smart details. A special highlight of the hotel: the ROOOFTOP BAR with 360° view over Vienna.


Praterstraße 1, 1020 Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 906 160

SO Wien

© SO/ Vienna

Lively, expressive, and full of energy: that is the SO/VIENNA - the place to be, to see, and to be seen. In September of 2018, the hotel designed by star architect Jean Nouvel was added to the exclusive portfolio of the lifestyle brand SO/. Located directly on the Danube Canal, just a few minutes from St. Stephen's Cathedral and right on Schwedenplatz, the hotel is considered a vibrant hotspot for stylish socialites from all over the world. Here, visitors can relax in the sparkling Jacuzzi, in the panorama sauna, in the fitness room, and with soothing treatments. A special highlight, not just for the hotel's guests but also for Vienna locals, is "Das LOFT" - restaurant, bar & lounge on the 18th floor.

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