Hotel Schloss Durnstein - Duernstein

Number 2, Duernstein, Austria, A-3601  show map
 5 stars
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Hotel Schloss Durnstein - Duernstein

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Fishing

Canoeing

Cycling

Hiking

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Situated near Kunsthalle Krems, Karikaturmuseum and Lilienfeld Abbey, the unique Hotel Schloss Durnstein offers an outdoor swimming pool, a library and a golf course. Since 1630, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Duernstein.

Overlooking the Danube River , the hotel is close to a river and is 120 km away from Brno. The property is located within a 10-minute walk to the center of Duernstein.

Hotel Schloss Durnstein can be reached in 85 minutes by car from Schwechat International airport.

Rooms

There are 45 classic rooms appointed with flat-screen TV, a living area, a minibar, a kitchen and a safe. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant local dishes are served. Guests can dine in Hotel Restaurant Sanger Blondel and Duernsteinerhof located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

The hotel also offers bicycles and limousines for rent.

Relax

A variety of treatments includes Turkish steam bath and reflex massage. Guests can choose from hiking, lawn tennis and canoeing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   45.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Towels

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Internet television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Number 2, Duernstein, Austria, A-3601

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City Center
  • Duernstein
    700 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Hotel Restaurant Sanger Blondel (cuisine: Austrian)
    200 ft
  • Duernsteinerhof
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 650 sq. feet
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 240 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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    Superior Double Room with River View

    Room facilities
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 485 sq. feet
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      Deluxe Double Room

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Schloss Durnstein - Duernstein Duernstein location
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        Hotel Address:

        Number 2, Duernstein, Austria, A-3601

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Duernstein
          700 ft
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Hotel Restaurant Sanger Blondel (cuisine: Austrian)
          200 ft
        • Duernsteinerhof
          600 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          45

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Dürnsteintunnel - 400 ft

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 400 ft

        Places of interest

        • Stadtgemeindeamt und, Standesamt - 400 ft
        • Dürnstein Castle - 700 ft

        Museums

        • Stift Dürnstein - 400 ft

        Local attractions

        • Kunsthalle Krems - 3.2 mi
          Franz-Zeller-Platz 3, Krems
        • Loisiarte - 9.0 mi
          Loisium Alle 1, Langenlois
        • Karikaturmuseum - 3.2 mi
          Steiner Landstrasse 3a, Krems

        Restaurants nearby

        • Hotel Restaurant Sanger Blondel - 200 ft

          Address: A-3601
          Phone: 02711/253

          85% likes this, based on 32 reviews
          Cuisine: Austrian

        • Alter Klosterkeller - 900 ft

          Address: Anzuggasse 237
          Phone: +43 2711 292

          70% likes this, based on 30 reviews
          Cuisine: Austrian

        • Duernsteinerhof - 600 ft

          Address: Durnstein 9
          Phone: +43 2711 / 80 526

        • Schloss Duernstein - 3300 ft

          Phone: +43 (0)2711 212

          76% likes this, based on 24 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          45
        Cities nearby
        • Stockerau hotels - 52 km
        • Langenlois hotels - 15 km
        • Krems an der Donau hotels - 6 km
        • Unterkirchbach hotels - 51 km
        • Sankt Poelten hotels - 23 km
        • Raabs an der Thaya hotels - 50 km
        • Emmersdorf an der Donau hotels - 22 km
        • Maria Taferl hotels - 33 km
        • Gars am Kamp hotels - 25 km
        • Herzogenburg hotels - 19 km

        Hotel Schloss Durnstein Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Schloss Durnstein

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 136 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        10.0
        Value
        8.0
        Location
        6.0
        Rooms
        10.0
        Dining
        10.0

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          10.0

          EVERYTHING! It was a magical place with a phenomenally accommodating staff who attended to our every need. I had visited in July on the occasion of a romantic weekend and came back with my parents and sister, along with our significant others, and the experience was tremendous. I would recommend it very highly as a weekend or vacation destination to anyone travelling within an hour of Vienna. We celebrated my father's birthday at the hotel and they made special arrangements to make the event all that more special. Also, the breakfast is so fresh, delicious and wonderfully prepared.

          Nothing - everything was perfect.

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          Good location. Beautiful lobby.

          I don' t no why so many people have positive impression on that hotel. Staffs are not so friendly, taste of the room is old-fashined and not so beautiful. I do not belive it is 5 star hotel. The price does not meet the quality of the hotel.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful. The food was excellent.

          We stayed in a very attractive room--plenty of storage and a comfortable bathroom with heated floors. The mattress, however, was one of the hardest I've ever slept on in my life. I awoke many times during the two nights we stayed there because I was so uncomfortable. A pity, because all else about the hotel was lovely.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          We wanted to get away for a few days after a stressful time, and Hotel Schloss Durnstein was perfect. The ambience, views from the terrace and our room, and indoor swimming pool, the town and opportunities for hiking were just what we needed. I look forward to returning. Thank you!

          Everything was wonderful! My one area which could improve-- the quality of the dinners were good, but could improve.The ambience of sitting on the terrace overlooking the Danube unforgetable.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          The hotel was right in the middle of everything you could do in the valley.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Probably my best hotel experience ever (I travel about 15 % of my time and have done so for several years - I have lived in four countries and visited more than 50, so I have seen my share of hotels). The location is fantastic, service is great, the place is extremely tasteful - nothing like the bland, uniform mass of business hotels around the world. It is comparable to the Portuguese Pousadas in tastefulness and charm, but more lively, less museum-like than those, and with better cuisine. In a country with such poor culinary traditions as Austria, the fish dishes at Schloss Dürnstein were a delightful surprise - they seemingly have a very talented fish cook, who prepares delicate, modern, light and creative fish dishes. The meat dishes were still on the heavy, Austrian side, though.

          The meat dishes in the restaurant were a bit on the heavy, traditional, Austrian side (as opposed to the fish dishes, which were up to high international standards).

        • Couple
          9.2

          It was a wonderful location for a honeymoon. We enjoyed all aspects of Hotel Schloss Durnstein. Romantic, quiet, peaceful and relaxing.

          The bed, it would have been good to of had one mattress as the bed not separate mattresses together.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          absolutely oustanding in every repect, location, facilities, service, restaurant and i could go on

          nothing that you could dislike. this family run hotel sets oustanding standards and consistently outperforms them

        • Couple
          8.2

          The location is perfect and the hotel is very beautiful!!

          The rooms are very stuffy in the summmer and doesn't have air conditioner . The pillows are not comfortable, it was difficult to sleep with them..

        • Family with children
          5.0

          the location is good the restaurant was very nice food delicious .

          but the front desk staff are not helpfull at all and the rooms were very low quality,does not project 5 * hotel features, no fans or ac's in the room so if it is too hot too bad. arrived from long distance flight before 3:00 o'clock and we were refused to be given the room .we had to wait at the lobby until 3:00. because of all above we cut our stay from 4nights to 2 and we were charged more than 20% of total cancellation fees. In summary it was not a pleasant experience.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The hotel is lovely, the people are very professional but friendly and helpful. The terrace overlooking the Danube is superb! The food was very good, especially the breakfast.

          We had great difficulty with the heat! There is no ac in the room and only one relatively small window. Between the heat and the light iluminating the castle, sleeping was very difficult.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Very pretty location and nice decor. Good restaurant. Indoor and outdoor pools although we didn't use them. Staff spoke good English.

          We did not think it rated five stars. The room was quite small with a tiny TV. Although they said all rooms had wireless internet we could not receive it in our room. Only one very flat pillow each but they provided extras when asked. There was no shower - only a bath with a shower hose you had to hold in your hand. There was a library/lounge room for guests, but while we were there three chain-smoking guests seem to have taken up residence in this room, so the air was thick with cigarette smoke which also pervaded the other spaces including the entrance lobby.

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          Excellent location, best views of the Danube, quite charming

          No air conditioning! Incredible for the price paid. I will not consider it in the future.

        • Couple
          10.0

          Everything was very good. Excellent location, spacious comfortable room, good service, a gourmet restaurant.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          Fantastic view of the Danube from the restaurant with excellent value for the 1/2 board package

          Our room shower was very european and room window would benefit from a screen

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Schloss Durnstein - Duernstein Duernstein location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Number 2, Duernstein, Austria, A-3601

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Duernstein
          700 ft
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Hotel Restaurant Sanger Blondel (cuisine: Austrian)
          200 ft
        • Duernsteinerhof
          600 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          45