artHotel Blaue Gans

Rated 8.8 in 599 reviews. 28 rooms.


Located in a 14th-century building in the heart of Salzburg’s Old Town, this 4-star design boutique hotel is right at the foot of Hohensalzburg Fortress. Free WiFi is available.

Situated along the famous Getreidegasse shopping street, artHotel Blaue Gans is directly opposite the Festival Hall and just a few steps from Mozart’s Birthplace. It combines a historic ambience with modern design and contemporary art. More than 100 original works of art are spread throughout the Arthotel.

The elegant, air-conditioned rooms at Hotel Blaue Gans all have satellite TV, a minibar, a safe, and a bathroom with hairdryer.

Surrounded by medieval stone walls, the restaurant serves traditional Austrian cuisine and Salzburg specialities. In summer, it includes a Mediterranean-style garden. In the Arthotel’s stylish bar, guests can relax in leather armchairs and enjoy fine wines and good music.

Situated next to the hotel’s private herb garden, the glass house offers meeting space for up to 10 persons. For special events, the 660-year-old wine archive is available.

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near artHotel Blaue Gans

  1. Carpe Diem Finest Fingerfood

    Try the Red Bull RED Edition.

    45 m from hotel
    Getreidegasse 50

  2. Afro Cafe

    Cape town tea! Try it

    76 m from hotel
    Bürgerspitalplatz 5

  3. Salzburg

    Stay away from shops selling the obvious "made in China" junk and invest in good coffee at a typical Salzburg cafè instead.

    86 m from hotel

  4. Soda Club

    Go here on Tuesdays and Thursdays for really nice Sound!

    175 m from hotel
    Gstättengasse 21

  5. Mozarts Geburtshaus

    Crazy. They have a locket of his hair?!?!

    215 m from hotel
    Getreidegasse 9

  6. Café Bazar

    Best place to enjoy a fantastic view of the Salzburg Old Town when having breakfast during summer. Try the "Bazar 3" breakfast its delicious and so are the cakes and pastries you can have w. coffee.

    320 m from hotel
    Schwarzstr. 3

  7. Cafe Tomaselli

    nice cafe in the center of salzburg

    343 m from hotel
    Alter Markt 9

  8. L'Osteria

    The pizzas are very good, service hit and miss, deserts try the panna cotta its AMAZING and Piccolo Duo is NOT piccolo ;-) always v. busy so book a table if you really want one! Buon Appetito

    440 m from hotel
    Dreifaltigkeitsgasse 10

  9. Mirabellgarten

    In summer go and get breakfast from the many nearby bakeries then find a comfortable spot in the sun and enjoy the beauty of Mirabell Gardens while having coffee and croissants .

    0.6 km from hotel

  10. Festung Hohensalzburg

    Great view of Salzburg from the fortress , you could either walk up or take a tram ride up. If you have time and are able to walk up, take a pit stop halfway through for some local brew.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Salzburg Innenstadt

  11. Augustiner Bräu

    A must-do in Salzburg & a unique experience: Bring your own food and draw your own bier! Sit in the garden in summer, go down into historic drinking halls in winter - just like an augustinian monk.

    0.8 km from hotel
    Lindhofstraße 7

  12. Die Weisse / Sudwerk

    Eat and drink here you will not regret it.

    1.1 km from hotel
    Rupertgasse 10