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Hostel Ruthensteiner

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“free lockers”(16 reviews)
“bed dorm”(28 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
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Self-Serve Laundry
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staff were very helpful, providing lots of advice and recommendations on what to do, including restaurants, bars and monuments! Rooms are perfect for the price and location is decent! Would highly recommend!!

Thank Xavier C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough about the amazing stay I had at Hostel Ruthensteiner when I visited Vienna. First of all, long before my stay, I corresponded with the hostel owner, who was always super quick to respond and very friendly and receptive to my questions....More

Thank Alanna S
Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 5 days ago

Wow, what a great review! Thank you Alanna for making our day :). Come back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed there for 2 nights, it was a good experience. Staff was nice, place is clean, it has a cool bar which is good for meeting new people, and the location is good, it's walking distance from a train station that basically connect you...More

Thank GerardoMaldonado1992
Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 5 days ago

Hey Gerardo, thanks so much for this awesome review! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed our place - getting to know new folks is what hostelling is all about, after all :). We'll hope to see you here again sometime - until then, happy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probablý the cheapest near downtown. but good value of money Near Westbahnhof . It is situated in a lovely quiet street and is very homely. The people on reception speak both english and german. There are showers, toilets and even kitchens outside all the rooms....More

Thank xbacco80
Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey there, thanks so much for this lovely review! Just a quick correction - the 'main shopping street' you mention, the Mariahilferstrasse, is actually right around the corner from our house. In our immediate area are plenty of great spots to eat, plus grocery stores...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018

On my first day in Vienna it was cloudy and grey... I entered the hostel and it felt sunny again. Warm atmosphere, friendly staff and nice courtyard. It was an unexpected surprise just off the edge of the city. I especially love all the little...More

Thank photo s
Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 2 weeks ago

Aaaah, thank you for that! This review brought a little bit of sunshine into an otherwise snowy day :). Hugs, Your Ruthi Team

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
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USD 20 - USD 89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 20 - USD 89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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maddocksali
16 June 2017|
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Response from Courtney D | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your interest in our hostel :). The weather in Vienna is usually rather mild, and like many historic buildings in the city we do not have air conditioning. All of our rooms are however outfitted with... More
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my1988
28 September 2016|
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Response from HostelRuthensteiner | Property representative |
Hi! Bedding are included in every booking type and towels can be rented or are included in all roomtypes with private bathroom. Hope to welcome you soon in Vienna!
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Stephanie_from_Maine
6 August 2016|
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Response from Courtney D | Property representative |
Hi, this is Courtney, I'm a manager here at Hostel Ruthensteiner. I'm so sorry but we somehow missed your request. This answer is definitely coming too late, but our guests have given you some good advice - thanks Sanket... More
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"Rooms with a double bed are in a separate quiet building"
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"I do recommend that you take a smaller room, since they are not always cluttered, you might even have a..."
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"4 bedroom dorm are very small, avoid them if you have to carry a lot of luggage with you"
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"Private rooms are away from the bar area if you are after quiet time"
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