If you are going to Salzburg and want to stay in a lovely hotel owned by a three generations of a local family, check out the Hotel and Villa Auersperg, located in the Schallmoos district, close to the Mirabell Gardens, a historic quarter with excellent restaurants and shops.
The hotel consists of two buildings: one that dates back to 1900, with 32 rooms, and a villa built in 1892 with 23 rooms. All of the rooms in the hotel and the villa have been individually styled and tastefully decorated — antiques from the region have been combined with elements of modern, urban design. They include amenities such as LCD TVs and free WiFi. The largest rooms in the Villa are the Villa Superior rooms with 30 square metres; in the hotel, the best rooms are the Garden Room, facing the leafy garden, and the Suites with 45 square metres of light, airy space.
Rates for a double room start at 150 EUR per night and go up to 295 EUR for the Suites. Room rates include a buffet breakfast that goes until 11:00 a.m. in their garden breakfast-room which has a terrace. After breakfast, the Café & Bar is open from 11:00 a.m. to midnight and has a casual ambience ideal for meeting friends and colleagues.
For those on business, the seminar room is perfect for conferences, business meetings or meetings of up to 10 people.
The hotel also has many luxuries such as panoramic views of Salzburg from their rooftop terrace along with a relaxing sauna and steam bath.