Welcome to Hotel Imperial – A Luxury Collection Hotel Vienna, This luxurious 5-star hotel is directly along the Ringstrasse boulevard in the heart of Vienna, right next to the famous Musikverein Building. Inaugurated in 1873 by Emperor Francis Joseph, it features a gourmet restaurant and a rooftop fitness centre with a sauna. The elegant, air-conditioned rooms have parquet or carpeted floors, and a sound system with a CD player and an extra-large TV. Bathrobes and slippers are available in the spacious marble bathrooms. Decorative elements include silk walls and precious antiques. Restaurant Opus serves award-winning Austrian cuisine. Café Imperial features a summer terrace and offers classic Viennese coffee and pastries, including the famous Imperialtorte (cake). At the 1873 Hallensalon, guests can enjoy a wide range of cocktails and other drinks, as well as live piano music every day. A wide range of massage and beauty treatments is available. The entire hotel, including rooms and bathrooms, is accessible for disabled guests. A business centre with a PC and a printer is provided, and wired internet access is available in the entire hotel. The Musikverein (concert hall), site of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s New Year’s Concert, is right behind Hotel Imperial. Karlsplatz Underground Station is a 1-minute walk away, and the State Opera and the Kärntner Straße shopping street can be reached in a 5-minute walk. (Hotel Imperial – A Luxury Collection Hotel Vienna hotels booking).