THE BEAUTIFUL PALAIS COBURG RESIDENZ COMBINES HISTORICAL AMBIANCE WITH CONTEMPORARY DESIGN ELEMENTS.
A palace, a residence, an oasis in the heart of Vienna: Embedded in six centuries of history, this unique hotel features 34 individually designed luxury suite, an exclusive spa area with indoor pool and one of the most beautiful gardens in all of Vienna. The Culinary enjoyment will be insured with the 2 Michelin – starred Silvio Nickol Gourmet restaurant and the young restaurant ” Clementine im Glashaus” with its idyllic garden seating area. The wine collection of the house with around 60 000 bottles in six wine cellars is one of the best in the world (“World’s Best Wine List”). Twelve versatile meeting and event rooms provide the perfect frame for every type of event.
Once the seat of the house of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, it is now one of the Austrian capitals most exceptional five star luxury hotel. Palais Coburg was built between 1840 and 1845 in a classicist style, commissioned by Ferdinand von Sachsen-Codburg-Gotha. The grand palace was constructed atop a former bastion, the Braunbastei, whose foundation include sections of the city’s fortifications dating from the sixteenth century, In 1997 a private foundation, the POK Puhringer Privatstiftung, acquired the building. From 20000 to 2003, after several years of planning they renovated, revitalized, and rebuilt the structure taking into account all available historical information. The total investments amounted to 8.5 million euros.
‘On 7 November 2003, the “new ” Palais Coburg opened to the public. Six centuries of Vienna architectural history can thus be experienced in one building,. The building’s unique historical fabric is also the base of the Palais current use with its total area of more than 16 000squares meters