X

Home to the world's greatest Hostels

33,000 properties, 170 countries Over 3.5 million guest reviews 21 million bookings

MEININGER Vienna Downtown Franz

Rembrandtstrasse 21, Vienna, Austria
Hostelworld Recommends

85%Rating

  • 85%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 76%Location
  • 86%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 87%Facilities

Hostelworld says:

Hostelworld guests have said MEININGER Vienna Downtown Franz has an 'atmosphere more like a hotel - very clean, calm, and secure', with the 'facilities and cleanliness of a hotel, but the social aspect of a hostel'. It's located just a short walk away from the Schottering U-bahn station which connects quickly to the city centre, and is surrounded by restaurants and cafes. We like that this hostel is pet-friendly and served an easy-on-the-budget all-you-can-eat breakfast.

Property Information:

The MEININGER Hotel Vienna Downtown Franz is located in lively Leopoldstadt, Vienna's second district, between the Danube Canal and the Danube. Here, in the former Jewish quarter and one of the town's most popular areas, you can find ample green spaces and the Karmeliter Market with numerous stalls, cafes and restaurants that offer dishes from around the world in addition to local treats. The colourful life of the quarter has its effect on the surrounding alleys with their great number of artists' workshops, ancient perfume stores and various curiosities.

Those who wish to visit the Vienna Hofburg, the Sisi Museum, Schonbrunn Palace and the Prater, or see 'the Kiss' by Gustav Klimt, will be happy to find great public transport links. The Schottenring is right around the corner. From there you can catch the U2, the U4, trams 1, 2 and 31 and no fewer than nine bus lines.

The hotel is located in a modern, straight-edged, fair-faced concrete building. All 131 non-smoking rooms have modern furnishings kept in a clear-cut design. Each room includes air conditioning, a shower/toilet, a flat-screen TV, a telephone and a hair dryer, and individual stylistic elements radiate Viennese charm. You sleep in single, double, multi-bed rooms or dorms. Bed linen is always included.

In the lobby, the games room and the guest kitchen you can meet other nice guests, play a round of table football, cook your own meal, use our washing machine or surf at one of our internet terminals. There is free WiFi access in all public zones, and drinks, sandwiches, muffins and cookies are available at the bar and the reception.

By booking a bed you will receive a “smile card”. With the smile card you will get some free extras at the hostel.

Free services and offers:
- WLAN
- Bedding
- Towels (excluding dorms)
- Maps
- Guest kitchen use
- Use of luggage compartment even after check out

A few important rules:
- Check In from 3pm
- Check Out by 11 am

And stuff available for a small charge:
- All-You-Can-Eat-And-Drink breakfast buffet for 6,90 Euro per person
- Tickets for public transport
- Tickets for city tours, musicals etc.
- Late check out till 2pm for 10,00 Euro
- Internet terminals
- Washing machine and dryer
- Pets allowed for 10 EUR per night
- Towels for guests in dormitories for 1 Euro
- Car parking for 19,50 Euro (bookable in advance if available)
- minimum age in dorms: 18 years

PLEASE NOTE: For bookings of several beds in dorms, we do not guarantee accommodation in the same room.

Our young and multilingual team is there for you 24 hours a day with help and advice. Under such circumstances, there is really nothing stopping you from having an unforgettable stay!

***********
BOOKING FOR INDIVIDUAL TRAVELLERS

Special cancellation & payment conditions:

30.12.2015 - 02.01.2016
01.01.2016 - 03.01.2016
08.04.2016 - 10.04.2016
29.12.2016 - 02.01.2016

Cancellations received 0 to 21 days prior to arrival or in case of No Show will be charged 100 % of the total reservation amount. The total price of the reservation will be charged 20 days prior arrival and it is non-refundable.
If payment is not received your booking will be cancelled.

04.12.2015 - 05.12.2015
11.12.2015 - 12.12.2015
18.12.2015 - 19.12.2015
01.01.2016 - 03.01.2016
25.03.2016 - 29.03.2016
12.05.2016 - 16.05.2016
26.10.2016 - 26.10.2016
25.11.2016 - 27.11.2016
02.12.2016 - 04.12.2016
09.12.2016 - 11.12.2016
16.12.2016 - 18.12.2016
24.12.2016 - 27.12.2016

Cancellations received 0 to 7 days prior to arrival or in case of No Show will be charged 100 % of the total reservation amount. The total price of the reservation will be charged 6 days prior arrival and it is non-refundable.
If payment is not received your booking will be cancelled.

***************

BOOKING FOR GROUPS OF 12 OR MORE
1. Bookings for groups of 12 or more: cancellations made by the guest respectively on the part of the intermediary person or organisation are free of charge up to 60 days before expected arrival. For cancellations made within 60 days prior to arrival, the following cancellation fees apply; these fees also apply for bookings made within 60 days of expected arrival:

a) For cancellations made 59 to 30 days before expected arrival, 30 per cent of the agreed-upon total price will be due.
b) For cancellations made 29 to 10 days before expected arrival, 50 per cent of the agreed-upon total price will be due.
c) For cancellations made 9 to 1 day(s) before expected arrival, 90 per cent of the agreed-upon total price will be due.
d) Guests who either cancel on the day of their expected arrival or simply do not show up will be charged the agreed-upon
total price in full.

Above cancellation conditions also apply if the number of persons is reduced at least 10 per cent within this period of time. A
reduction of less than 10 per cent is free of charge until 1 day prior to arrival.

2. Booked meals can be cancelled free of charge until 8 days prior to arrival. Thereafter, a cancellation fee of 100 per cent of the
agreed-upon total price applies.

Search for availability

City Guide

Download our comprehensive, compact guide for Vienna
  • Hostelworld Guests Say

    It is a very nicely designed place, It was easy to get around from the hostel. It was safe and really clean. The dorms are really nice with TV, storage and a clean new modern shower and toilet. Every bed has its own reading lamp and plug. I would stay here again.
    Read More
      Anonymous, South Africa, Female, 18-24
  • Latest Review

    Meininger is always a good choice. The hostel won't get a 10 from me just because as mentioned before bar was a bit overpriced and there were no basic stuff at the kitchen. I recommend it.
    Read More
      Anonymous, Brazil, All Male Group, 18-24
  • See all reviews »

Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Wheelchair Friendly


Hostel Awards

  • 2015 10th Worldwide Extra Large Hostel
  • 2014 1st Best Large Hostel Chain

Hoscar Nominations
  • 2014 - Worldwide Extra Large Hostel
View all Award Winners

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Taxes Included


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

BOOKING FOR INDIVIDUAL TRAVELLERS Special cancellation & payment conditions: 30.12.2015 - 02.01.2016 01.01.2016 - 03.01.2016 25.03.2016 - 29.03.2016 12.05.2016 - 16.05.2016 08.04.2016 - 10.04.2016 26.10.2016 - 26.10.2016 25.11.2016 - 27.11.2016 02.12.2016 - 04.12.2016 09.12.2016 - 11.12.2016 16.12.2016 - 18.12.2016 24.12.2016 - 27.12.2016 29.12.2016 - 02.01.2016 Cancellations received 0 to 21 days prior to arrival or in case of No Show will be charged 100 % of the total reservation amount. The total price of the reservation will be charged 20 days prior arrival and it is non-refundable. If payment is not received your booking will be cancelled. 02.10.2015 - 03.10.2015 27.11.2015 - 28.11.2015 04.12.2015 - 05.12.2015 11.12.2015 - 12.12.2015 18.12.2015 - 19.12.2015 01.01.2016 - 03.01.2016 08.04.2016 - 10.04.2016 29.12.2016 - 02.01.2016 Cancellations received 0 to 7 days prior to arrival or in case of No Show will be charged 100 % of the total reservation amount. The total price of the reservation will be charged 6 days prior arrival and it is non-refundable. If payment is not received your booking will be cancelled. 25.03.2016 - 29.03.2016 12.05.2016 - 16.05.2016 26.10.2016 - 26.10.2016 25.11.2016 - 27.11.2016 02.12.2016 - 04.12.2016 09.12.2016 - 11.12.2016 16.12.2016 - 18.12.2016 24.12.2016 - 27.12.2016 *************** BOOKING FOR GROUPS OF 12 OR MORE 1. Bookings for groups of 12 or more: cancellations made by the guest respectively on the part of the intermediary person or organisation are free of charge up to 60 days before expected arrival. For cancellations made within 60 days prior to arrival, the following cancellation fees apply; these fees also apply for bookings made within 60 days of expected arrival: a) For cancellations made 59 to 30 days before expected arrival, 30 per cent of the agreed-upon total price will be due. b) For cancellations made 29 to 10 days before expected arrival, 50 per cent of the agreed-upon total price will be due. c) For cancellations made 9 to 1 day(s) before expected arrival, 90 per cent of the agreed-upon total price will be due. d) Guests who either cancel on the day of their expected arrival or simply do not show up will be charged the agreed-upon total price in full. Above cancellation conditions also apply if the number of persons is reduced at least 10 per cent within this period of time. A reduction of less than 10 per cent is free of charge until 1 day prior to arrival. 2. Booked meals can be cancelled free of charge until 8 days prior to arrival. Thereafter, a cancellation fee of 100 per cent of the agreed-upon total price applies.





MEININGER Vienna Downtown Franz Located at Rembrandtstrasse 21, , Vienna.
MEININGER Vienna Downtown Franz
Austria
Vienna 1020 Rembrandtstrasse 21
85% 1710
48.2219278 16.3719892
MEININGER Vienna Downtown Franz
    Rooms available     Single Private Ensuite     Twin Private Ensuite     3 Bed Private Ensuite     4 Bed Private Ensuite     6 Bed Private Ensuite     4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite     6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite
Please give us your feedback