Best castles in Vienna

Check out the top castles in Vienna, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Schönbrunn Palace
1. Schönbrunn Palace
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353 local reviews
47 Schönbrunner Schloßstraße, Hietzing
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+43 1 81113239
PremiseMuseumPoint of interest
Kary
You can go there by bus (10A) in 10 minutes. The castle is really beautiful and used to be the imperial summer…
Melanie
Schönbrunn is a really stunning and wonderful place. The castle is big and pretty, but the most beautiful…
Natalie
This is a beautiful sight, a castle, a zoo, a park (in summer with a swimming pool against an entrance fee),…
1. Schönbrunn Palace
1. Schönbrunn Palace
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353 local reviews
47 Schönbrunner Schloßstraße, Hietzing
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+43 1 81113239
Kary
Kary
You can go there by bus (10A) in 10 minutes. The castle is really beautiful and used to be the imperial summer residence. The Baroque palace…
Melanie
Melanie
Schönbrunn is a really stunning and wonderful place. The castle is big and pretty, but the most beautiful thing about it is the park behin…
Natalie
Natalie
This is a beautiful sight, a castle, a zoo, a park (in summer with a swimming pool against an entrance fee), in winter there is a Christmas…
2. Belvedere Palace
2. Belvedere Palace
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222 local reviews
27 Prinz Eugen-Straße, Landstraße
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+43 1 795570
PremiseMuseumPoint of interest
Matthias
Marvellous park and castle, arts exhibitions, many original Klimt-paintings, nice view over the city centre…
Anna & Vladan
The Belvedere castle is one of the main tourist attractions in Vienna and just in front of your doorstep. You…
Dina
Belvedere castle - a must see of Vienna's most important sights consisting of two Baroque palaces (the Upper…
2. Belvedere Palace
2. Belvedere Palace
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222 local reviews
27 Prinz Eugen-Straße, Landstraße
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+43 1 795570
Matthias
Matthias
Marvellous park and castle, arts exhibitions, many original Klimt-paintings, nice view over the city centre. From the balcony of this castle…
Anna & Vladan
Anna & Vladan
The Belvedere castle is one of the main tourist attractions in Vienna and just in front of your doorstep. You can have a lovely walk through…
Dina
Dina
Belvedere castle - a must see of Vienna's most important sights consisting of two Baroque palaces (the Upper and Lower Belvedere), the…
3. Schönbrunn
3. Schönbrunn
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Schönbrunn, Hietzing
Subway stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Marc
If you go "up" the street of my building, you will arrive at the castle of Schönbrunn. It's a nice walk and…
Ewa
Sisi summer castle, must have to visit, great place for a walk, or run (i did 10km). Zoo and play ground for…
Simone
Main sight of Vienna. Hugh castle with Zoo, butterfly house and much more. Must do: Go to the Gloriette for…
3. Schönbrunn
3. Schönbrunn
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119 local reviews
Schönbrunn, Hietzing
Marc
Marc
If you go "up" the street of my building, you will arrive at the castle of Schönbrunn. It's a nice walk and before the castle, there is the…
Ewa
Ewa
Sisi summer castle, must have to visit, great place for a walk, or run (i did 10km). Zoo and play ground for kids, restaurants and coffee…
Simone
Simone
Main sight of Vienna. Hugh castle with Zoo, butterfly house and much more. Must do: Go to the Gloriette for great view over the city ;-)
4. Schönbrunn
4. Schönbrunn
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Schönbrunn, Wien
NeighborhoodPolitical
Bea
From my place, walk towards the city, cross Kennedy bridge (the bridge with the roundabout on top of it) and…
Stefanie
When you are in Schönbrunn, after looking the castle and the zoo and maybe try out the Labyrinth please take…
Frieda
The worldfamous castle Schönbrunn has a huge park, coffeehouses and trees. Schönbrunn gleich in der Nähe: zu…
4. Schönbrunn
4. Schönbrunn
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64 local reviews
Schönbrunn, Wien
Bea
Bea
From my place, walk towards the city, cross Kennedy bridge (the bridge with the roundabout on top of it) and walk straight on to the side…
Stefanie
Stefanie
When you are in Schönbrunn, after looking the castle and the zoo and maybe try out the Labyrinth please take a coffee at the amazing…
Frieda
Frieda
The worldfamous castle Schönbrunn has a huge park, coffeehouses and trees. Schönbrunn gleich in der Nähe: zu Fuß 15min oder mit U-Bahn drei…
5. Schloss Belvedere
5. Schloss Belvedere
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34 local reviews
Schloss Belvedere
Establishment
Albert
One of the most beautiful castles of Vienna with many important international exhibitions & events. Eines der…
Edward
The Schloss Belvedere is one of the most famous sights in Austria. In 1955 the Austrian Independence Treaty…
Christian
The most beautiful castle in Vienna and the best address for Austrian Art
5. Schloss Belvedere
5. Schloss Belvedere
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Schloss Belvedere
Albert
Albert
One of the most beautiful castles of Vienna with many important international exhibitions & events. Eines der schönsten Schlösser Wiens mit…
Edward
Edward
The Schloss Belvedere is one of the most famous sights in Austria. In 1955 the Austrian Independence Treaty has been signed there. Moreover…
Christian
Christian
The most beautiful castle in Vienna and the best address for Austrian Art
6. Schloss Belvedere
6. Schloss Belvedere
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Schloss Belvedere, Wieden
Light rail stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Elisabeth
Baroque architect Johann Lucas von Hildebrandt the summer residence of Prince Eugene of Savoy (1663–1736). One…
Robin
The beautiful castle Belvedere, is so close to the flat. You can go there with the citybikes or by public…
6. Schloss Belvedere
6. Schloss Belvedere
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Schloss Belvedere, Wieden
Elisabeth
Elisabeth
Baroque architect Johann Lucas von Hildebrandt the summer residence of Prince Eugene of Savoy (1663–1736). One of Europe’s most stunning…
Robin
Robin
The beautiful castle Belvedere, is so close to the flat. You can go there with the citybikes or by public transport very easy. There is a…
7. The Hofburg
7. The Hofburg
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153 local reviews
The Hofburg, Innere Stadt
Open · Closes 5:30 PM
+43 1 5337570
PremiseMuseumPoint of interest
David
Hofburg Palace Vienna has no shortage of stunning palaces and another one of its most famous is the Hofburg…
Flo
Die Hofburg war sitz der habsburger Monarchie und ist einer der schönsten Orte Wiens. Hier findet ihr…
Sandra
City Castle of the Habsburgs.
7. The Hofburg
7. The Hofburg
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153 local reviews
The Hofburg, Innere Stadt
Open · Closes 5:30 PM
+43 1 5337570
David
David
Hofburg Palace Vienna has no shortage of stunning palaces and another one of its most famous is the Hofburg Palace. It was also a residence…
Flo
Flo
Die Hofburg war sitz der habsburger Monarchie und ist einer der schönsten Orte Wiens. Hier findet ihr zahlreiche Museen aber auch die…
Sandra
Sandra
City Castle of the Habsburgs.
8. Austrian Gallery Belvedere
8. Austrian Gallery Belvedere
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44 local reviews
27 Prinz Eugen-Straße, Landstraße
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+43 1 795570
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Andreas
This downtown castle features some of the most famous art pieces and paintings in its exceptional collection…
Ferdinand
Art exhibitions, beautiful park and castle of the Prince Eugen of Savoye
Stefan
CASTLE & MUSEUM, botanical garden
8. Austrian Gallery Belvedere
8. Austrian Gallery Belvedere
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44 local reviews
27 Prinz Eugen-Straße, Landstraße
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+43 1 795570
Andreas
Andreas
This downtown castle features some of the most famous art pieces and paintings in its exceptional collection. A great museum and castle to…
Ferdinand
Ferdinand
Art exhibitions, beautiful park and castle of the Prince Eugen of Savoye
Stefan
Stefan
CASTLE & MUSEUM, botanical garden
9. Austria Trend Hotel Schloss Wilhelminenberg
9. Austria Trend Hotel Schloss Wilhelminenberg
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16 local reviews
LodgingPoint of interestEstablishment
Christoph
From there you have the most amazing view all over Vienna and you can either eat or have a drink inside the…
Bianca
Perfect view over Vienna and beautiful castle and parks to visit.
Christian
Great view and a beautiful castle! Viennese desserts
9. Austria Trend Hotel Schloss Wilhelminenberg
9. Austria Trend Hotel Schloss Wilhelminenberg
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Christoph
Christoph
From there you have the most amazing view all over Vienna and you can either eat or have a drink inside the hotel or just enjoy the…
Bianca
Bianca
Perfect view over Vienna and beautiful castle and parks to visit.
Christian
Christian
Great view and a beautiful castle! Viennese desserts
10. Café Gloriette
10. Café Gloriette
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Café Gloriette, Vienna
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+43 1 8791311
CafePoint of interestFood
Morena
It is directly next to the castle Schloss Schönbrunn. From here you have a beautiful view all over Vienna.
Tatjana
Magical view over amazing Schönbrunner castle. Must see!
10. Café Gloriette
10. Café Gloriette
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Café Gloriette, Vienna
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+43 1 8791311
Morena
Morena
It is directly next to the castle Schloss Schönbrunn. From here you have a beautiful view all over Vienna.
Tatjana
Tatjana
Magical view over amazing Schönbrunner castle. Must see!
11. Schlosspark Schönbrunn
11. Schlosspark Schönbrunn
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Schlosspark Schönbrunn, Vienna
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+43 1 8775087
ParkMuseumPoint of interest
Philipp
Schloss Schönbrunn und der Park sind atemberaubende Sehenswürdigkeiten und in 10 Minuten zu erreichen. The…
Noemi
Schönbrunn park is a stunning example of 17th century space organisation culminating in Schönbrunn Castle…
11. Schlosspark Schönbrunn
11. Schlosspark Schönbrunn
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Schlosspark Schönbrunn, Vienna
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+43 1 8775087
Philipp
Philipp
Schloss Schönbrunn und der Park sind atemberaubende Sehenswürdigkeiten und in 10 Minuten zu erreichen. The Schönbrunn castle and the castle…
Noemi
Noemi
Schönbrunn park is a stunning example of 17th century space organisation culminating in Schönbrunn Castle. Moreover, it's wonderful to walk…
12. Laxenburg castles
12. Laxenburg castles
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1 Schloßplatz, Laxenburg
Establishment
Karin
Schöner großer Schlosspark, Teich mit Bootsverleih, großer Kinderspielplatz (Beautiful large castle garden,…
Catharina
Big beautiful castle and a huge park where you can spend a whole day.
12. Laxenburg castles
12. Laxenburg castles
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1 Schloßplatz, Laxenburg
Karin
Karin
Schöner großer Schlosspark, Teich mit Bootsverleih, großer Kinderspielplatz (Beautiful large castle garden, pond with boat hire, a large…
Catharina
Catharina
Big beautiful castle and a huge park where you can spend a whole day.