Fiona Machovits


Rating: 91/100 Points based on 2190 verified reviews.

Kärntner Straße 44

1010 Vienna +43 (0)1-5858059-0

We are right where the music is. Namely, right next to State Opera, on the streets of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Experience the splendor and richness of Vienna with us. Look forward to the modern conveniences and sophisticated details that make our Living Hotel so special. Stay in large, elegant rooms in a prime location. Immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere of this cultural capital. Experience Vienna. Not just outside your hotel. But right from the start.

  • Bathroom with bathtub or shower and hairdryer
  • Fully equipped kitchentte in the appartements
  • Flatscreen
  • Safe (suitable for Laptops, incl. power suppply)
  • Free highspeed wifi and telephony to many countries
  • Minibar free of charge in the hotel rooms (2 waters, 2 beers daily)
  • Laundry room (for a fee)
  • Air-conditioning
  • Check-in: 03:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am
  • Reception: 24h/7
  • Breakfast: Mon to Fri 07:00 am - 11:00 am, Sat, Sun and Public Holidays 07:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Basic equipment
    • Check-in: 03:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am
    • Reception: 24h/7
    • Breakfast: Mon to Fri 07:00 am - 11:00 am, Sat, Sun and Public Holidays 07:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Info
    • Check-in: 03:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am
    • Reception: 24h/7
    • Breakfast: Mon to Fri 07:00 am - 11:00 am, Sat, Sun and Public Holidays 07:00 am - 11:30 am
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Kärntner Straße 44

1010 Vienna +43 (0)1-5858059-0

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Summary of 2186 verified reviews

Excellent boutique hotel. Close to Opera House. Great location.

Great Overall RankingTop 16% in city
Excellent Boutique HotelTop 1% in city
Excellent City HotelTop 8% in city
Great Romantic HotelTop 11% in city
Excellent ReceptionTop 2% in city
Most ComfortableTop 3% in city
Excellent Dining ExperienceTop 7% in city
Friendliest ServiceTop 9% in city

Good to know

  • Elevator in need of updating
  • Wonderful sightseeing
  • Spacious rooms
  • Close to public transport

Good to know

  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Elevator in need of updating
  • Great view
  • Good kitchenette

Review Highlights



818 ratings

Great location.

Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping.

Close to public transport and the train.

Good car access, but so-so parking.



642 ratings

Efficient, cheerful service, particularly at the restaurant, and good reception.

Housekeeping is satisfactory.

Great concierge service.



447 ratings

Very comfortable, large rooms with sizeable bathrooms.

Beds are alright, rooms are not so loud, but A/C is not great.



771 ratings

Spacious, clean rooms with great views and good kitchenettes.

Poor quality, old rooms with low rated A/C and furniture.

Decently-clean rooms with spacious bathrooms.

Mediocre beds and TVs.

Shower was ok.

Good minibar.



229 ratings

Tasty yet pricey breakfasts.



101 ratings

Okay building with old facilities, but great terrace.

Dining area could have been cleaner.



179 ratings

Moderately clean hotel facilities.

Rooms are clean, but bathrooms are only so-so.

Dining area could have been cleaner.



17 ratings

Regular internet service.

Wifi quality could be improved.



285 ratings

Facilities in need of refurbishment.

Elevator in need of updating.

Great hotel grounds with a beautiful entrance area.

Unspectacular architecture.

Jean-christophe B.

"Very well placed for visiting Vienna and charing welcome"

We got a large appartment with a kitchen, which was very convenient. Persons from the reception were very helpfull how along our stay. Location just



"Great location, great place!!!"

I have been a regular to Vienna for the last 9 years. I tried a few other places but I continue to return to the Derag Livinghotel an der Oper for th ...


Ruslan I.

"Best value for money"

I was staying with my family of two (wife and grandson). I my view the strongest points of the hotel are: - location- easy to reach any central locat ...



"Awesome unique hotel by the Opera"

I only stayed two nights and I think this hotel is more meant for extended stays. But I appreciated the great size. The sparkling wine wasn’t very ...



"Absolutely pleasant and comfortable"

I can only remark the optimal location, personnel's kindness and availability, high quality of breakfast, free coffee and water, really best value for


"Good location"

Convenient - clean - year old - noticeable frying smell of a restaurant exhaust


João G.

"Our stay was a wonderful and unforgettable experience"

The hotel has an excellent location for a visitor of Vienna. Easy access from the airport. From the beginning our stay was a great experience. We were ...


Daniel H.

"Excellent Hotel"

I found the staff to be exceptionally helpful and courteous. The rooms were large, CLEAN and comfortable. As a business traveler I would highly recom



"Very well located"

A nice and pretty cosy hotel, very well located with great people at the reception desk



"nice hotel in vienna"

Our stay was good at this hotel but would be great to include free flip flops for guests in the room.



"Excellent hotel :-)"

I must say it was the best hotel for everything. Everything was perfect ; Location, Room condition, Service, Friendliness. I would definately stay at



"Very good"

Hotel was very clean and good equiped. Big room. All personal were very kind and helpfull. Free drinks in the room. Perfect location.


Luis M.

"Very large and comfortable apartment"

We took an apartment. Huge!! Very comfortable and spacious. The heating a luxury, being 1 degree outside and in the room warm. Each day the fridge was ...



"Excellent location and great service"

The hotel is perfectly located one block from the opera house and in walking distance to most of Vienna's attractions. The staff was friendly and alwa



"it will just not match your expectations"

The reception hall is very elegant and creates in the guests an expectation to find the same quality in the apartment. This is obviously not the case. ...


Sera L.

"It was So nice."

The location is really good. The service is nice, too. Everyone is very kind. The best thing is that I could have some coffee and water at a lobby whe



"Perfect location, helpful staff"

The hotel is perfect to spend one or more days in Vienna. Very central, by the Opera, large rooms, close to a cheep parking, helpful staff.


Iryna K.

"very nice"

All was very good


Karen W.

"Excellent better than BnB in Paris"

A+++ Excellent venue. Beautiful spacious apartment. Full amenities. Very helpful staff. Clean rooms. Close to everything. We really loved Vienna.


Mike P.

"A great hotel in the centre of Vienna"

We really enjoyed our stay at this hotel. It was close to the metro system and all the main tourist sites in the centre of Vienna. The rooms were real ...


Elena D.

"very friendly hotel"

Our family of 2 adults and 2 children loved the hotel. It is impossible to imagine a better location! From the airport, we traveled by S7 train with o ...


Michelle W.

"Your home away from home"

The hotel was very comfortable and spacious (although I thought the bedroom area could have been just a bit warmer) in a perfect location, with a ver ...


"Everthing went as planned"

Concierge Service, location and cleanliness above expectations


L. F.

"Simple and professional."

Very well situated next to Opera and very quiet place. We did enjoy our Apartment and the service. Thank you to all the Team.



"Mixed rooms"

We booked a superior apartment and we were given a room on the 5th floor, that was huge but very dated and seemed empty, lacking character. The bathro ...


Giuseppe D. P.

"A beautiful staying"

We had a wonderful staying in this hotel. Everything was perfect. The room, the location, the staff. We want to thank all of you for making our stayin ...



"not bad"

my marks: - location 5; - the work of the reception 5; - food 5; - cleaning 2 (for the week I was cleaned twice the 1st time, only the towels were cha ...


Jim W.

"Ein Wünderschön Besuch"

Evangelos at the Front Office ensured single-handedly that our stay was perfect! He is an amazing superstar!! He is the consummate professional! He ...



"Great Hotel"

Great hotel in the centre of Vienna. Nice large room with everything you need.


"Best money for value"

The good-Great location, very large room, good housekeeping and nice stuff. You get complamentry coffee, beer and water. The inroom kitchen is very co ...


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