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Salzburger Altstadt

Altstadt, Salzburg, Austria
+43 662 8444880
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  • Average3%
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“old town” (1,827 reviews)
“narrow streets” (105 reviews)
“every corner” (82 reviews)
Altstadt, Salzburg, Austria
+43 662 8444880
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Reviewed yesterday

The old town is touristy for a reason: it's amazingly beautiful in that classic "old Europe" style. There are squares with statues, fountains, and street performers. There are winding streets with shops, ancient buildings, and fascinating signs. There's an abbey and a fortress. A biergarten....More

Thank Flenser
Reviewed yesterday

Take a wander through the old town with its narrow lanes, cobbles and thousands of people doing the same as you. Great architecture, fantastic history and loads of atmosphere. A 'must-do'.

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The old town is quite nice with shops and restaurants. However, there are a lot of people in the area.

Thank Staci C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Citybus A goes from one end of the Altstadt to the other but it's best just to wander around and be amazed by the place's charm and variety.

Thank 2013Iain2013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The walk from our Hotel to the Altstadt proved to be most enjoyable. Pitoresque houses and narrow streets invited us to explore this wonderful Austrian city, where history and culture meet. Mesmerised by the beauty of this old town, we have decided to come back...More

Thank Koebi
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful city, worth the visit. Do visit the fortress. Many tourists though and streets are narrow.

Thank smit_luydert
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is great to be able to walk through this old city, and imagine how life was hundreds of years ago. This is a tourist destination, with many tourist stores, and everyone is very friendly and helpful. There are loads of restaurants to choose from,...More

Thank LizaAnn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The old section of the city is charming. Narrow pedestrian streets are winding and host lots of cafes and shops. This is all within steps from the main city attractions. Shops are both international and local traditional brands. when we were there the streets were...More

Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hello, Altstadt is a best place to walk around. Many tourist, shops , cafe nearby. Big square and a lovely market place.Just walk for one or two hours you will enjoy Salzburg. Thanks, V.V.JOGLEKAR

1  Thank Joglekar
Reviewed 6 days ago

A beautiful historical city centre, ideal for a ride on the carriage! But also a nice walk. The castle is visible practically from every alley, providing a pleasant feeling of magnificiency.

1  Thank Bronhilda44
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I took a Sound of Music tour and we stopped at an area where there were pretty mountain views. The one advantage to taking a SOM tour is that you do see some areas outside of Salzburg that you might not otherwise see if you... More
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
Hi I stayed at the Starinn by Comfort at Salzburg Zentrum. (I know!! I nice easy name to remember, huh?!!) As for a reasonable hotel, I was very impressed. Look up my review. Don't know if they do family rooms or would... More