Hotel Sacher Salzburg

Salzburg, Austria


The Essentials

  • spa area, restaurant, parking lot
  • Hotel Type: Romantic, Luxury, Boutique, Honeymoon, Gourmet
  • Hotel size (number of rooms): 109
  • Check-in: 14:00 - 00:00 o'clock | Check-out: 07:00 - 12:00 o'clock
  • Spoken languages in the hotel: English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish

Sneak peek


  • The central location in Salzburg
  • The professional, friendly service
  • The spacious, beautifully furnished rooms
  • Very good cuisine

Good to know

  • The gym and the sauna are rather small
  • The hotel is highly frequented during the Salzburg Festival
  • There are special offers for stays with children or with dog


wireless LAN
WLAN in lobby
Free of charge
WLAN in lobby
Free of charge
internet in lobby
Free of charge
air conditioning
in all rooms
night porter
non-smoking building
all rooms
guarded parking, valet service, garage / covered parking
breakfast served on terrace, mountain views, river views, old town views
laundry service
tanning bed
For a fee
restaurant Zirbelzimmer
restaurant Salzachgrill
24 hour reception
24 hour room service
airport shuttle
tour and excursion bookings
room service
sewing / ironing service
Free of charge


Schwarzstraße 5-7
5020 Salzburg
Salzburg, Austria
district / neighborhood Altstadt
directly beside water
4 km (A1)
train station
(Salzburg Hauptbahnhof)
(Salzburg Airport W. A. Mozart)
public transport stop
trade fair center
3 km (Messe Salzburg)
nearest city
7 km (Freilassing)
nightlife district
1 km
golf course
6 km (Golf und Country Club Salzburg-Schloss Klessheim)
tourist sights
(Festung Hohensalzburg)
city center
1 km (Altstadt Salzburg)
winter sports resort
70 km (Ski Amadé)

Hotel description

Housed in a historic building in the heart of the city of Mozart, the Hotel Sacher Salzburg offers 113 rooms furnished in an elegant Baroque style and suites with views of the river or the old town. Original paintings, antique furniture and marble bathrooms lend the rooms a stylish touch. They are also equipped with modern amenities. In the gourmet restaurant, guests enjoy delicacies from Austrian cuisine and in Café Sacher, the Austrian coffee house culture comes to life, complete with the original Sacher Torte.
Historic hotel: Splendid Baroque style and traditional landmark of the city
The Hotel Sacher Salzburg is one of the historic hotels in Salzburg and belongs to the UNESCO World Heritage Site as part of the historical centre. Since its opening in 1866, it quickly became one of world-class hotels of the city of Mozart and has remained so to this day. Within its historic walls, the hotel offers 113 rooms and suites in the Baroque style, which are furnished with high-quality antiques, original paintings and numerous artifacts. The staff wears uniforms in the style of the 19th century and provides classic service in the historical context. As rich in history as the city of Salzburg itself, the Hotel Sacher is a Baroque jewel of the cultural metropolis.
City Hotel: Close to the picturesque old town and Mozart-flair
On the banks of the River Salzach in Salzburg’s centre, the Hotel Sacher is an integral part of the festival city. The old town, with attractions such as Mozart’s birthplace and the Festspiele (concert hall) are only a short walk away. Many of the 113 rooms and suites offer a fantastic view over the river and the historic centre with the Hohensalzburg Fortress in the background. Mozart’s music plays a central role in the hotel, and the hotel’s Baroque elegance with paintings and antiques reflects its close connection to the historic city of Salzburg. At the Hotel Sacher, guests can not only experience Mozart’s birthplace, but also the cultural metropolis of Salzburg.
5-star hotel: Hotel with luxurious comfort and excellent service
The Hotel Sacher is the epitome of Sacher’s philosophy, which combines tradition with modern luxury, comfort and the Austrian way of life. Sumptuous Baroque furnishings with original paintings, antiques and fine tapestries lend the 113 rooms and suites a majestic atmosphere. Individually adjustable air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, iPod stations and flat screen TV with international channels leave no wish unfulfilled. Add 3 different high-quality restaurants, one of which was awarded a Gault Millau hat, as well as an excellent, always attentive service. Thanks to its unique philosophy, the Hotel Sacher Salzburg counts world-famous musicians, international politicians and significant business people among its regulars.
Eating & drinking: International and Austrian cuisine, sweet Sacher specialities
At Hotel Sacher Salzburg, every culinary desire is fulfilled with 3 different restaurants. In the Red Salon, the extensive breakfast buffet, as well as regional and international specialities are served in traditional Austrian atmosphere. With one Gault Millau hat, the gourmet restaurant Zirbelzimmer offers excellent local cuisine in a classic setting: the original condition of the restaurant with warm wood paneling has been preserved since the hotel in 1866. Grilled dishes and fine wines are served in a romantic atmosphere in the Salzach River Grill. All restaurants have a terrace with views of the Salzach River and the old town. You can enjoy the world-famous Sacher Torte at Café Sacher along with classic coffees under crystal chandeliers. Fans of sweet Sacher specialities can choose from the tempting selection of sweets at the Hotel Sacher confectionery. At the end of the day guests are invited to unwind with exquisite cocktails and live piano music at the elegant Sacher bar.
Sports & leisure: Fitness room, sauna, culture and music in Mozart’s city
Guests can relax in the hotel’s sauna, while a fully equipped fitness room invites you to the workout. Thanks to its location in the centre of Salzburg there are many activities in the vicinity of the Hotel Sacher. In the old town, Mozart’s birthplace and residence as well as the famous Festspielhaus await visitors. The Museum of Modern Art on the Mönchsberg offers contemporary art. The Kapuzinerberg mountain, within walking distance of the hotel, is ideal for walks and great views over Salzburg. There is also a concierge service which offers recommendations and reservations for local restaurants or theatre visits.
Location: Easily accessible in the heart of Salzburg
An especially esteemed aspect of the Hotel Sacher Salzburg is its location in the centre of the city. Many sights, such as the Mozarthaus or the Festspielhaus, are less than 1 km away and the old town is accessible with just a short walk over the Salzach bridge. Due to its inner-city location, the hotel is easy to reach by car as well as by public transport. The distance to the airport of Salzburg is 6.6 km, and the central station is 1.5 km away.
Any extras? Events with views of the Salzach River and the old town
There is an event room with 114 m² available for events at Hotel Sacher Salzburg. The ‘winter garden’ can be divided into 3 sections and provides capacity for up to 140 people. One highlight of the premises is the views of the Salzach River and the historic old town of Salzburg. The usual hotel excellent service, high-quality catering and the latest conference technology complete the event offerings.

Frequently asked questions

There is free Wi-Fi in all rooms.

The hotel has the following restaurants: Zirbelzimmer and Salzachgrill

The hotel has 109 rooms in total.

Check-in: 14:00 - 00:00 o'clock | Check-out: 07:00 - 12:00 o'clock

Yes, breakfast is offered: breakfast a la carte, breakfast buffet and breakfast on the terrace

The hotel is suitable for the whole family and also offers activities for children. These include, for example child care and restaurante adecuado para niños

All rooms come equipped with air conditioning.

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