10 best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria

In this article our agents have listed Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria. But first let’s talk about some general information about this city. Capital of the province with the same name, Salzburg, in northwest Austria, of course is one of the Europe’s most beautiful cities. Salzburg is more than the City of Mozart and home of the Salzburg Festival.

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At our most important tourist attractions, not only are you able to experience Salzburg’s rich history, there are also countless fascinating insights and surprising moments around practically every corner.

Hohensalzburg Fortress, the Mozart museums, the Getreidegasse and Hellbrunn Palace are among Salzburg’s most popular locations. In 2018, 29.3 million tourists visited Salzburg. In conclusion, everyone should see Salzburg once in a lifetime.

Below we are listing the Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria. For most famous places to visit in Salzburg check this article.

Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria
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1.Small Luxury Hotel Goldgasse

Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria

Away from the hustle and bustle, the hotel is located on an enchanting and historic lane in Salzburg’s Old Town.

A stylishly reserved appearance from the outside, the 700-year-old stone house welcomes you with its exclusive charm and excellent service.

The Hotel Goldgasse is the only hotel in Salzburg that is part of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World©. Each of the 16 rooms exudes individuality, luxury, and an attention to detail.


2.My Wonderland Salzburg

Set in Salzburg, near Mirabell Palace, Mozarteum and Mozart’s Birthplace, My Wonderland features free WiFi, and guests can enjoy a garden.

Featuring a kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, each unit also comes with a satellite flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, desk and a seating area with a sofa.

There is a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer in each unit, along with free toiletries. Salzburg Cathedral is 1.4 mi from the apartment, while Hohensalzburg Fortress is 1.4 mi away. The nearest airport is Salzburg Airport W. A. Mozart Airport, 2.5 mi from My Wonderland.


3.Boutique Hotel AUERSPERG

Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria

Family-run for 3 generations, the small and elegant boutique Boutique Hotel AUERSPERG is located only a 15-minute walk from the historic center of Salzburg and features a charming garden terrace and a spa area with a roof terrace.

The individually designed nonsmoking rooms range from classic to modern style. They are located in the hotel and the adjacent Villa Auersperg, a city villa from the mid-19th century. All rooms feature coffee and tea making facilities.


4. Hotel Wolf Salzburg

In our opinion this is one of the best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg. Behind the historic façade of our small hotel in the Kaigasse, a haven for individualists, city trippers, and epicures is hidden.

No later than upon opening the double swing doors and entering the beautiful vault you will feel it: A historic old town house’s flair is something truly special and cannot be compared with a new building.

We give room to the city hotel’s historical features and its architecture, steeped in history.  We underline it through the contrast with modern stylistic elements.


5.Hotel Goldener Hirsch, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Salzburg

Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria

Brimming with authentic Austrian charm, Hotel Goldener Hirsch, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Salzburg, is a cherished symbol of exceptional hospitality and celebrated tradition.

Dating back to 1407, it embodies an enduring symbiosis between original country house and luxury boutique hotel, woven into the very fabric of Salzburg life.

Located just steps away from Mozart’s birthplace, in the heart of the city’s evocative old town, Hotel Goldener Hirsch inhabits Salzburg’s fairy tale setting with natural grace.

Defined by its hunting lodge heritage, trophies and mounted antlers populate the walls, whilst the crest of a leaping deer is a reoccurring presence.


6.Hotel Bristol

In our opinion this is one of the best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg.  Enjoy the luxury and service of a 5-star hotel and the independence of your own apartment. Feel right at home in our luxury apartments with separate bedrooms and living rooms.

The 5-star Hôtel Bristol Salzburg welcomes guests from all over the world to one of the most beautiful locations in the heart of the Festival City of Salzburg, right next to the Mirabell Gardens and the Salzburg State Theatre.

With a combination of traditional charm, modern comfort, stylish elegance and first-class service, we create an atmosphere in which you can feel right at home. All rooms and suites have been individually designed and furnished with careful attention to detail.



In our opinion this is one of the best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg. First opened in 1864, the family-run, 4 star superior hotel IMLAUER HOTEL PITTER enjoys a central location in close proximity to many of the famous landmarks and sights of Salzburg.

Recently renovated, the hotel offers a panoramic view over the city and its surrounding from the IMLAUER Sky – Bar & Restaurant. All Rooms and Suites are newly renovated and soundproofing guarantees guests a relaxing stay.

The units offer a mini-bar and a range of tea and coffee. Free WiFi is available in the entire hotel and guests find a sauna and fitness facilities with mountain view.


8. Hotel Hotel Stein

Best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria

In our opinion this is one of the best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg. Located on the banks of the Salzach River, in the center of Salzburg, the Hotel Stein has a history dating back to medieval times and was fully renovated and reopened in the spring of 2018.

The lifestyle and design hotel offers guests a panoramic rooftop terrace with views over the rooftops and the surroundings.


9. Salzburg Residence Mozart by Welcome-to-Salzburg

Featuring free WiFi, Salzburg Residence Mozart offers accommodations a 5-minute walk from the center of Salzburg in the Riedenburg area.

Hohensalzburg Fortress is 500 m from the property. Combining a top location with modern facilities, the apartments are located on the second and penthouse floor, without an elevator, and boast a fully equipped kitchen, a living room with a flat-screen TV and a bathroom.

Bed linen and towels are provided, while a high chair, a baby bottel warmer, and a baby bed can be requested.


10. The Mozart Hotel by HeymCollections

The family-run The Mozart Hotel by HeymCollections enjoys a central location in Salzburg, only a 10-minute walk from the Old Town with all major sights, the Getreidegasse and the Hohensalzburg Fortress, and a 5-minute walk from the Mirabell Gardens.

Featuring a boutique-style, all bright rooms are tastefully furnished and feature satellite TV, a mini-bar and a bathroom with a shower or bathtub, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Rooms on the upper floors boast impressive views of Salzburg’s roofs and its mountains. For more travel articles about Austria check this category.


10 best Luxury Hotels in Salzburg Austria

  • Small Luxury Hotel Goldgasse
  • My Wonderland Salzburg
  • Boutique Hotel AUERSPERG
  • Hotel Wolf
  • Hotel Goldener Hirsch, A Luxury Collection Hotel
  • Hotel Bristol
  • Hotel Hotel Stein – Adults Only
  • Salzburg Residence Mozart by Welcome-to-Salzburg
  • The Mozart Hotel by HeymCollections