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THE PALAIS COBURG – VIENNA

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.

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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.

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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

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