We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
2018-02-05 2018-02-06
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hostel Ruthensteiner

    Robert-Hamerling-Gasse 24 | 1150, Vienna 1150, Austria
    011 43 1 8934202
    Hotel website
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2018-02-05 2018-02-06
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    SAVE US$2
    Traveller (200)
    Room & Suite (174)
    Dining (48)
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good24%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “free lockers” (16 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Feb 5Feb 6
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from US$40.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Vienna hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3e0772722ebe4c208742ef6c6de30374", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":263766,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"3e0772722ebe4c208742ef6c6de30374","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":42,"lowestMetaPrice":40,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":42,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":42,"lowestMetaPrice":40,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":42,"hotelName":"Hostel Ruthensteiner","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNlMDc3MjcyMmViZTRjMjA4NzQyZWY2YzZkZTMwMzc0IiwiQUlLIjoiODExOGIzNDI1ZTBjNDkxNjhmZDcwOWE3MDI4MTllNWQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "05/02/2018", "checkOut": "06/02/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$40", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (964)
    There are newer reviews for Hostel Ruthensteiner
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    • More languages

    11 - 15 of 743 reviews

    Reviewed 11 November 2017

    Amazing hostel in a great location close to the Westbahnhof. As soon as I arrived I realised this place is run by true professionals who take great pride in their hostel. The staff are very welcoming and informative - I was delighted to find a...More

    Thank BogsideBunny
    Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 12 November 2017

    Wow, what a lovely review to read on Monday morning - thanks for that, BogsideBunny :). Have a great time in Slovenia, and we'll look forward to welcoming you back! - Your Ruthi Team

    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    Very clean, excellent accommodations, nice staff and well located! 25 minutes walking to main attractions/ 5 minutes walking to train/metro/bus station. Good kitchen. 2 supermarkets around the block that you can purchase breakfast/dinner. I highly recommend it!

    Thank ntorchio
    Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 8 November 2017

    Thank you so much ntorchio for your review, and your recommendation - we really appreciate it! Come again soon!

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    Excellent stay at this really nice hostel. We booked the private ensuite with kitchenette and were so lucky to get the owner's apartment - 1 bed, bathroom, huge kitchen/ sitting room and a roof garden. Great facilities in the hostel itself also - from the...More

    Thank IrishTravelBlogger
    Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 8 November 2017

    THANK YOU IrishTravelBlogger for all these lovely superlatives :). We really appreciate your recommendation - do come see us again the next time you're in Vienna! -Your Ruthi Team

    Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

    Nice little hostel but with so much to offer! Friendly and welcoming staffs, the breakfast was excellent! The common area is a great place for you to meet new friends! Further, location and cleanliness was top notch! Thumbs up to the hostel!More

    Thank Jacky C
    Response from Courtney D, Manager at Hostel RuthensteinerResponded 6 November 2017

    THANK YOU Jacky for taking the time to write this lovely review - AND to post it on Hostelworld and Facebook as well as here on TripAdvisor! We really appreciate the effort - reviews like this make all the difference for a small friends-and-family run...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

    Great hostel, striking a balance between being a really sociable place to meet other travellers, whilst also having a relaxed atmosphere where you could also kick back on your own. Staff were incredibly friendly, rooms clean & comfortable and facilities excellent - ktchens, storage, laundry,...More

    Thank MikeMcGovern
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Orbitz and Agoda so you can book your Hostel Ruthensteiner reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Austria >
    • Vienna Region >
    • Vienna
    • Also Known As
    • Hostel Ruthensteiner Hotel Vienna
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (200)
    Room & Suite (174)
    Dining (48)
    Hotel & Grounds (233)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby HotelsSee all 359 hotels in Vienna
    Tourotel Mariahilf
    400 reviews
    .13 km away
    Hotel ibis Wien Mariahilf
    2,168 reviews
    .28 km away
    474 reviews
    .33 km away
    Mercure Raphael Hotel Wien
    339 reviews
    .33 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Mozart's Restaurant
    191 reviews
    .05 km away
    483 reviews
    .09 km away
    Cafe Zanoni Garda
    45 reviews
    .16 km away
    Ala Restaurant
    10 reviews
    .06 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Hofmobiliendepot (Imperial Furniture Collection)
    207 reviews
    .98 km away
    Raimund Theater
    74 reviews
    .33 km away
    56 reviews
    .73 km away
    Museum of Contraception and Abortion
    19 reviews
    .31 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    15 June 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Courtney D | Property representative |
    Hi there, thanks for your interest in our hostel :). The weather in Vienna is usually rather mild, and like many historic buildings in the city we do not have air conditioning. All of our rooms are however outfitted with... More
    27 September 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from HostelRuthensteiner | Property representative |
    Hi! Bedding are included in every booking type and towels can be rented or are included in all roomtypes with private bathroom. Hope to welcome you soon in Vienna!
    Google Translation
    6 August 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Courtney D | Property representative |
    Hi, this is Courtney, I'm a manager here at Hostel Ruthensteiner. I'm so sorry but we somehow missed your request. This answer is definitely coming too late, but our guests have given you some good advice - thanks Sanket... More
    Room Tips
    "Rooms with a double bed are in a separate quiet building"
    Read review
    "I do recommend that you take a smaller room, since they are not always cluttered, you might even have a..."
    Read review
    "4 bedroom dorm are very small, avoid them if you have to carry a lot of luggage with you"
    Read review
    "Private rooms are away from the bar area if you are after quiet time"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing