Vienna has very long been involved with a wealthy artistic and musical legacy, classical architecture, and refined elegance—along with its decadent pastries. Now, the town identified as the property of the Sachertorte, is also the site of Rosewood’s initial resort in the German-speaking marketplace and the brand’s fifth European property.

Opening previously this 7 days, Rosewood Vienna is sited in a restored 19th-century neoclassical creating that was the previous headquarters of the Erste Team Financial institution AG. The landmarked construction has been transformed into 71 roomy visitor rooms and 28 suites more than 7 flooring with just about every luxurious amenity.

“The opening of Rosewood Vienna gives today’s ultra-luxurious vacationers a new kind of Viennese life style, just one that is imbued with the loaded historical past of the spot yet the modern and cosmopolitan outlook befitting this dynamic European cash,” says Alexander Lahmer, Controlling Director of Rosewood Vienna.

“We are thrilled to open up our doors to a unique hospitality knowledge in one of the world’s greatest cities.”

A coveted locale in the heart of the Vienna

Rosewood Vienna is situated at Petersplatz, one particular of Vienna’s most popular squares and just measures away from the luxurious outlets and dining establishments on the pedestrian streets of Graben, Kohlmarkt, and Tuchlauben. Close by are St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the Hofburg Imperial Palace elaborate in the city’s Outdated City.

A reimagined room that feels like a dwelling

Two architectural companies, A2K and BEHF, both equally of Vienna, collaborated with London inside structure studio Alexander Waterworth to generate a heat, household setting that showcases the city’s inventive heritage.

Evocative murals painted by Austrian artist Marie Hartig go over the partitions of Salon Aurelie, the hotel’s lobby lounge that delivers the ambience of a chic Viennese espresso house. Listed here, guests can rest while they appreciate mild bites and beverages.

Visitor rooms at Rosewood Vienna function tasteful, personalized-designed furnishings and magnificent materials by Backhausen. Commissioned operates by leading international artists, such as illustrations, archival pictures, lithographs and wall sculptures, can be discovered throughout the resort.

Kroenland, a Viennese business, produced the brasserie and rooftop bar with sweeping sights of the Aged City. The other community spaces—including the dining establishments, wellness center and assembly rooms—similarly replicate the life style and spirit of Vienna.

The luxury Asaya Spa, the initial at a Rosewood assets outside of Asia, extends around two flooring. Therapies, spa remedies and wellness choices are delivered in a special house with views of the dome and bell towers of St. Peter’s Church.

Location dining

The eclectic menu of the restaurant and outdoor terrace at Neue Hoheit (New Highness) on the sixth ground consists of brasserie-type European dishes together with Austrian classics. The delicacies reflects Vienna’s background as a cultural crossroads.

The rooftop cocktail bar on the seventh floor offers a menu of creative cocktails a assortment of rare vintages are stowed in the bar’s handcrafted cabinetry.

A Feeling of Position, of course

All Rosewood houses embrace the brand’s “A Sense of Place” philosophy—and so does Rosewood Vienna.

The lodges features attendees curated activities and distinctive obtain to community lifestyle by means of its “Discover My Vienna” program. This might involve browsing for Augarten porcelain, creating tailor built sneakers at Scheer boutique, or experiencing one of the city’s culinary treasures, Zu Herknerin, a classic Austrian tavern.

Just going for walks through the building, friends can “sense” its abundant history. The hallowed walls of the new lodge at the time encompassed the condominium where Mozart lived and wrote The Abduction from the Seraglio.

*For more information and facts, check out the Rosewood Vienna web-site.

The other Rosewood houses in Europe include Rosewood London Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco in Tuscany Lodge de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel in Paris and Rosewood Villa Magna in Madrid.