IST Guesthouse

We will be able to host participants in our modern guesthouse on campus for a reduced price of EUR 25 incl. breakfast. Early reservation is recommended as there may be not enough rooms for all participants. Thus, we will be able to book at most 2 single rooms per person.

In order to reserve a room in the IST Guesthouse, please send an email to sabine(dot)ghobriel(at) with the subject "FORMATS IST Guesthouse Reservation" indicating the following data

  • First and last name
  • Affiliation
  • PayPal registration confirmation number
  • Date of arrival and departure
  • Number of rooms (max. 2)

Note: The rooms are paid at site upon your arrival. The reduced price applies only from September 7th to September 11th. If you need to reserve a room on any other date, please contact us for more details.

Park Inn Klosterneuburg

Park Inn is a new comfortable hotel located in the center of Klosterneuburg, next to the station. Connections: 10 min. by bus to IST Austria, about 15 min. by public transport to Vienna. IST Austria has a negotiated rate (EUR 77 incl breakfast) and reserved rooms FORMATS attendees at Park Inn until August 8 (rooms may also be cancelled up to that day without any fee). After this date, we are not anymore sure of having the rooms available.

In der Au 6
A-3400 Klosterneuburg
Tel: +43 2243 22 9 22 0
Fax: +43 2243 22 9 22 390

Hotels in Vienna

For participants who want to stay in Vienna we recommend choosing a hotel which is close to metro line 4 (U4) or the commuter railway ("S-Bahn"). Please consider that by public transport it will take about 45 min. to get you to IST Austria. For special rates you might also consult online booking systems like expedia or

Hotel Bellevue

Conveniently located next to Franz Josef Station (direct commuter line to Klosterneuburg and U4; walking distance (20 min.) to the old town of Vienna. Cheapest rates starting from EUR 84 for 1-2 persons in one room.

Althanstrasse 5
1091 Vienna,
Tel.: +43 1 313 48 - 0

Hotel Mercure City

Downtown Vienna, walking distance to Old Town, close to U4 metro line. Rates starting at EUR 99 incl. breakfast.

Hollandstrasse 3
1020 Vienna
Tel : +43-1-213130
Fax : +43-1-21313230

Hotel Stefanie

Downtown Vienna (near ,,Schwedenplatz"), close to U4. Rates starting at EUR 119/144 (single/double) incl. breakfast.

Taborstrasse 12, 1020 Wien
Tel.: +43 1 211 50 0
Fax: +43 1 211 50 160