Wien Stephansplatz

Check availability for accommodation not far from the Stephansdom in city centre of Vienna in Austria. Stay in a cheap or luxury 4 and 5 star hotel, hostel, bed and breakfast, or self catering apartment for rent within close distance of this famous cathedral, located at Stephansplatz square.

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Location of St Stephen's Cathedral : The Stephansdom dome or St Stephans Cathedral is located at Stephansplatz, a square in the city center of Wien.

Address of St Stephansdom : Stephansplatz 1 1010 Vienna, Austria

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How to Get to St Stephen's Cathedral

Nearest Metro Station : the closest underground station is Stephansplatz Vienna U-Bahn station on line U1 and U3 of Wien's metro.

Nearest train station : the closest major railway stations are Vienna Westbahnhof and Vienna Hbf Hauptbahnhof stations. Both can be reached by metro trains.

Air Connections : the city of Vienna is served by Schwechat International Airport. Hotels and motels can be found nearby.

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St Stephen's Cathedral is the main tourist attraction in Vienna Austria. It's possible to climb up St. Stephen's Cathedral via the South Tower or Türmer Stube, take the lift up to the Pummerin or North Tower, or go down into the catacombs.

Plenty of hotels or b&b's are located close to the Cathedral of Vienna in the heart of Wien Austria. Some accommodations are located in front of the Cathedral offering excellent views of Stephansplatz square and the dome. Hotels in this area are an ideal starting point to discover the city’s sights on foot. Hotels with views of the Cathedral include DO&CO Hotel Vienna, Hotel Am Stephansplatz, and Hotel Royal.

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Romanesque and Gothic

The Romanesque and gothic cathedral of Vienna was built in 1147 AD and is located in the heart of the city centre, which makes it the perfect area to find a place to stay. Many sights can easily be reached on foot.

The cathedral is an impressive Gothic edifice of dark stone with a colorful tiled roof and a north tower rising to 450 feet (135m). The diamond-patterned tile roof, was added in 1952. The dome is one of Vienna’s most famous sights and one of the tallest churches in the world. Within the Cathedral you can find a wealth of art treasures, which you can see during a guided tour. Also a number of tombs and crypts can also be found inside the Cathedral.

Its impressive spire reaches a height of 135m. You can climb to the top of this spire by 343 steps and enjoy a breathtaking view of the city of Vienna Austria.

more information -- www.stephanskirche.at

Landmarks and Sights near Stephansplatz square

This square is named after the Stephansdom, which stands on this city centre square. Famous attractions and landmarks nearby include

Kärntner Straße -- famous shopping street in Vienna. Street runs from the Stephansplatz out to the Wiener Staatsoper or Vienna State Opera at Karlsplatz on the Ringstrasse.

Der Graben -- one of the most famous streets in Vienna's first district or city centre.

Haas House -- postmodernist style building at the Stock-im-Eisen-Platz, designed the Austrian architect Hans Hollein.

The Stock im Eisen -- Nagelbaum nail tree into which hundreds of nails have been pounded for good luck over centuries.

Vergilius Chapel -- Virgilkapelle can be found just next to St Stephen's Cathedral and is an underground crypt which lies approximately 12 meters beneath the Stephansplatz.

St Peter's Church -- Peterskirche Baroque Roman Catholic located on Petersplatz, within easy walking distance of St Stephen's square.

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Hotel Kaiserin Elisabeth - ( 0.2 km from St Stephens Cathedral Vienna )

The Hotel Kaiserin Elisabeth is a traditional Viennese Hotel.

Pension a und a - ( 0.3 km from St Stephens Cathedral Vienna )

Ideally located in the heart of historic Vienna - only 3 minutes walk from Stephansplatz - this stylish guest house merges contemporary design with an intimate ambience.

Austria Hotel - ( 0.3 km from St Stephens Cathedral Vienna )

Just a few minutes walk away you will find the very heart of the old imperial Vienna, with St.