Best Western Hotel Elefant - Salzburg

Sigmund - Haffner - Gasse 4, Salzburg, A-5020, At, Salzburg, Austria, A-5020  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Hotel Elefant - Salzburg

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 15 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Laundry
TV

Television in lobby

Overview

The hotel lies in the center of a recreational area, in the vicinity of Hellbrunn Castle, Aya Bad and Sommerrodelbahn. Renovated in 2010, the elegant hotel has welcomed guests since 1100.

Best Western Hotel Elefant is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Salzburg. A castle, a fortress and a college lie a short distance away.

Guests can reach Best Western Hotel Elefant by car from W. A. Mozart airport in 5 minutes.

Rooms

Comfortable guestrooms are outfitted in contemporary décor. Bathrooms are appointed with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Every day a complimentary buffet breakfast is served. At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy local cuisine. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Cafe Tomaselli and Zum Eulenspiegel are about 100 meters from the property.

Services

Comforts like a car park, a baggage storage and a safe deposit box are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 15 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • VIP security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access
  • Ice machine

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

Sigmund - Haffner - Gasse 4, Salzburg, A-5020, At, Salzburg, Austria, A-5020

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City Center
  • Salzburg
    4600 ft
Airports
  • W. A. Mozart (SZG)
    2.0 mi
  • Blue Danube (LNZ)
    60.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Salzburg Central Station
    5000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Restaurant Elefant (cuisine: Austrian)
    100 ft
  • Cafe Tomaselli (cuisine: Austrian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Salzburg Baroque Museum
    2000 ft
  • Mirabell Palace and Gardens
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Hotel Elefant photos Room
Superior Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hotel Elefant - Salzburg Salzburg location
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    Hotel Address:

    Sigmund - Haffner - Gasse 4, Salzburg, A-5020, At, Salzburg, Austria, A-5020

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Salzburg
      4600 ft
    Airports
    • W. A. Mozart (SZG)
      2.0 mi
    • Blue Danube (LNZ)
      60.8 mi
    Train Stations
    • Salzburg Central Station
      5000 ft
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Restaurant Elefant (cuisine: Austrian)
      100 ft
    • Cafe Tomaselli (cuisine: Austrian)
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Salzburg Baroque Museum
      2000 ft
    • Mirabell Palace and Gardens
      2300 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      31

    Hotel Awards

    AustrianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSalzburgBest Western Hotel Elefant

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Austria

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    Best Western Hotel Elefant Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Mozart Birthplace - 400 ft
    • Galerie5020 - 400 ft
    • Galerie Altnöder - 400 ft
    • Christkindlmarkt - 700 ft
    • Felsenreitschule - 700 ft
    • Residenz - 700 ft
    • Festival Hall Salzburg - 700 ft
    • Peter`s Abbey - 1000 ft

    Places of interest

    • DomQuartier Salzburg - 400 ft
    • Kollegienkirche - 400 ft
    • Residenzbrunnen - 700 ft
    • Salzburg Cathedral - 700 ft
    • Dom - 700 ft
    • St. Peter's Abbey - 1000 ft
    • Pferdeschwemme - 1000 ft
    • Siegmundstor - 1000 ft

    Convention centers

    • Geburtshaus Karajan - 700 ft
    • Bücherei d. Familien-, referates - 1000 ft

    Shopping areas

    • Toys Museum - 1000 ft

    Amusement

    • Engler Entertainment - 400 ft
    • Fanzone in Salzburg - 400 ft
    • das Kino - 400 ft
    • mozarteis - 700 ft

    Museums

    • Museum der Moderne Salzburg - 700 ft
    • Kapuzinerberg & Capuchin Monastery - 1000 ft

    Parks

    • Capuchin Monastery - 1000 ft

    Theaters

    • Das Kino Salzburger, Filmkulturzentrum - 400 ft
    • Festival Hall Salzburg - 700 ft

    Business areas

    • Getreidegasse - 400 ft
    • Salzburg Christmas Market - 700 ft

    Local attractions

    • Red Bull Hangar-7 - 1.7 mi
      Wilhelm-Spazier-Str. 7A, Salzburg
    • Hellbrunn Castle - 2.7 mi
      Furstenweg, 37, Salzburg
    • Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain - 2.7 mi
      Plainbergweg 38, Bergheim
    • Wasserspiele Hellbrunn - 2.6 mi
      Furstenweg 37, Salzburg
    • Zoo Salzburg - 2.7 mi
      Anifer Landesstrasse 1, Anif

    Near the hotel

    • Mozart's Birthplace - 300 ft
      Getriedegasse 9, Salzburg
    • Universitatskirche - 500 ft
      Universitatspl., Salzburg
    • Domplatz Cathedral - 700 ft
      Domplatz, Salzburg
    • Grosses Festspielhaus - 800 ft
      Hofstallgasse 1, Salzburg
    • Gerlospass - 500 ft
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    • Residenzgalerie Salzburg - 600 ft
      Residenzplatz 1, Salzburg
    • Museum der Moderne Rupertinum - 700 ft
      Wiener Philharmonikergasse 9, Salzburg

    Restaurants nearby

    • Restaurant Elefant - 100 ft

      Address: Sigmund-Haffner-Gasse 4
      Phone: (0) 662 843397

      63% likes this, based on 102 reviews
      Cuisine: Austrian

    • S Nocker L - 100 ft

      Address: Siegmund-Haffner Gasse 4
      Phone: 0043 (0)662844020

      85% likes this, based on 75 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Healthy, Austrian

    • SCHATZ KONDITOREI Salzburg - 200 ft

      Address: Getreidegasse 3
      Phone: (0) 662 842 792-4

      85% likes this, based on 50 reviews
      Cuisine: Austrian

    • Cafe Tomaselli - 400 ft

      Address: Makartplatz

      54% likes this, based on 312 reviews
      Cuisine: Austrian

    • Zipfer Bierhaus - 300 ft

      Address: Sigmund-Haffnergasse 12
      Phone: +43 662 840745

      62% likes this, based on 166 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      31

    Hotel Awards

    AustrianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSalzburgBest Western Hotel Elefant

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Austria

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    Hotels nearby
    Cities nearby
    • Hof bei Salzburg hotels - 12 km
    • Sankt Gilgen hotels - 23 km
    • Anif hotels - 6 km
    • Fuschl am See hotels - 19 km
    • Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut hotels - 30 km
    • Mondsee hotels - 22 km
    • Strobl hotels - 34 km
    • Werfenweng hotels - 42 km
    • Bergheim hotels - 4 km
    • Wals-Siezenheim hotels - 8 km

    Best Western Hotel Elefant Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Hotel Elefant

    Average guest rating

    8.4out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 387 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      6.2

      location

      lift didnt work, parking directions were terrible, access to hotel by car difficult

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      The staff could not have been more helpful. They booked all our trips for us and made recommendations. The location was perfect - right in the center of the old town. The hotel was very clean and in good decorative order. The restaurant was very good although the menu was limited (this seems to be common in Salzburg).

      It could have been improved if there were a bar in the hotel. The buffet breakfast was adequate although I had expected much more from the reviews I had read. The only cooked items were scrambled egg and bacon.

    • Family with children
      9.2

      This is my second time to stay this hotel. Great location with friendly and very helpful staff.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      The hotel is in the old city in a pedestrian area. Great location for seeing the important sights and for shopping and restaurants. It was quite difficult to reach the hotel the first time we got there. The right thing to do is to park the car at the Alstadt parking exiting thru the Toscaninhof exit and from there it's a five minute walk. The staff was very helpfull and we warmly recommend it.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      Great location,friendly customer service and decent and fairly sized room and bathroom. Would lobe to stay there again

      They do not seem to keep Salzburg cards , which every tourist would require ,though they took the trouble of finding out it is available in a nearby hotel!!However we found out that it is available in a small shop just next door!!!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We saw Salzburg city and hohe salzburg castle

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We enjoyed this hotel very much. We arrived by rental car. The hotel had sent exact directions as to how to get to it, in the old town. The old town is basically traffic free except for taxis, and some business traffic after 11:00am. At that time 'bollards' rise out of the ground and prevent entry into the old town. We were sent an access code which we entered into the machine beside the bollard, and it lowered into the ground to let us pass. We had to go slowly amid the pedestrians and sometimes they get very 'upset' at the cars which they feel should not be in there. We pulled up in front of the hotel which also has a sidewalk cafe out in front as well. The luggage was unloaded by staff and taken to the rooms. I then had to take the car and park it in Aldstadt Parking B (11 euros per night). The hotel provided breakfast (hot and cold buffet)which was first class. Dinner could be purchased right in the hotel restaurant if you wanted to, or you could eat at many of the restaurants in the old city. The hotel is a 3 minute walk to the #25 bus for Hellbrunn (Ticket is E2.10 if bought on the bus or E1.60 if bought in a tabac...if you do that..you must cancel the ticket in the machine on board or risk a 65E fine). Unfortunately, the return stop is across the river up by the Mirabell Gardens, as there is a one way street system around the river. You can easily walk to all the sites in the old town as well as those in the newer part. The hotel is air conditioned, and it was working great too. It was just so convenient to walk from the hotel around the city.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      The breakfasts were lovely - a wide selection of hot and cold food, plenty of it and attentive staff. Although the buffet was buffet style the tables were all set properly and staff bring coffee/tea to your table and clear up afterwards and re-set the table. These details make the difference.The room we had was comfortable and suited every need - a bit noisy between 5-8am with street cleaners, bin collection and deliveries but ideal for being in the city and on the doorstep of all the main attractions. Overall it was an ideal location and the attentive and pleasant staff made all the difference - recommended wholeheartedly.

      It's inevitable in a city centre location that there will be either traffic or other noise but the early mornings were very noisy with street cleaners, bin collection, deliveries and shop shutters opening - not to mention all the bells tolling for church etc. Not much that can be done about it though!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The location of the hotel was in the centre which was great and you could walk to all the sights. The staff could not have been better or more helpful and arranged sightseeing tours for us. The place was spotless and the food in the restaurant was great. The breakfast was also excellent.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The staff are real professionals who can make your stay enjoyable and comfortable. The location is ideal and the breakfast is super! It was worth staying there with the rates presented to us.

      The renovation supposedly undertaken recently was done well but it could be a little better to make the hotel to be on a luxury level.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Very well located - center of old Salzburg. Room was large and comfortable. Staff was terrific and restaurant was very good.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      Locates in the absolute central. Nice design. The staff was 100 % nice and very helpful about everything. Comfortable bed. Very good for the price in Salzburg.

      The room was a little bit too warm. But you can use air condition, or open the window.

    • Single
      10.0

      Excellent customer service and wonderful hotel. I would highly recommend it for your stay in Salzburg. The breakfast buffet has much to choose from and the restaurant was suburb for dinner. The staff goes out of their way to make you feel at home.

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      the hospitality of the staff at the reception desk, their generosity and smile.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      Hotel is situated in the heart of old town of Salsburg close to all main sightseeings. It's tidy and comfortable with fairly good breakfasts.

      Beds are not comfortable. Double bed consists of 2 matrasses and they are pretty old or just very soft - the back felt tired after the night.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hotel Elefant - Salzburg Salzburg location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Sigmund - Haffner - Gasse 4, Salzburg, A-5020, At, Salzburg, Austria, A-5020

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Salzburg
      4600 ft
    Airports
    • W. A. Mozart (SZG)
      2.0 mi
    • Blue Danube (LNZ)
      60.8 mi
    Train Stations
    • Salzburg Central Station
      5000 ft
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Restaurant Elefant (cuisine: Austrian)
      100 ft
    • Cafe Tomaselli (cuisine: Austrian)
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Salzburg Baroque Museum
      2000 ft
    • Mirabell Palace and Gardens
      2300 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      31

    Hotel Awards

    AustrianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSalzburgBest Western Hotel Elefant

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Austria

    Use Badge