Urban Island in Vienna
Vienna – a hotspot for events, culture and leisure and a city that inspires several million guests and vacationers every year. The upper Danube Canal has become a hip district and Urban Island is right in the middle of it. The running and cycling path along the Danube Canal, the Freeletics Park on Rossauer Lände and numerous beach bars and clubs provide variety and diversity. Due to the excellent connection to the public transport network of the Wiener Linien and the S-Bahn, all sights, cultural and leisure facilities, the city center, but also numerous local recreation areas can be reached quickly and easily. Despite the pulsating life, it is extremely quiet in the apartments due to the modern building – perfect for restful nights and a refreshing start to a new, exciting day with us in Vienna.
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Vienna & Surroundings
The zoo “Schönbrunn” is an absolute sightseeing tip for families with children. Not least because this is the oldest still existing zoo in the world. This highlight can be easily reached from our accommodation by public transport.
St. Stephen’s Cathedral
St. Stephen’s Cathedral, also known as Steffl, is one of the landmarks of Vienna. If special buildings inspire you, then it is best to stroll southwards for about 40 minutes towards the city center along the Danube Canal and then admire the phenomenal church.
The “Prater” – a large park with various rides. A must see for those who want to have fun and experience nostalgia at the same time. Because did you know that there is a Ferris wheel from 1897? However, while admiring it, don’t forget to enjoy the view over the city.
Whether operetta, opera or musical and ballet – the “Volksoper” inspires culture lovers with many different offers. The second largest opera house in Vienna is about a 20-minute walk from our accommodation.
You can probably spend several days or even weeks in the “Hofburg” if you want to see all the treasures once. Museums, art exhibitions, a treasury, and cultural and historical events and gala evenings are among the highlights. It’s worth planning ahead to make sure you don’t miss any of the events.
Shopping City South
Westfield Shopping City Süd, or SCS for short, is the largest shopping center in Austria. Where, if not here, can you find everything your heart desires? Well-known brands, international stores and boutiques from A to Z invite you to stroll around. In the gastronomy area a vide variety of culinary enjoyment is offered.