Palais Ferstel & Café Central

Stunning multi-purpose venue housed in a grand mid-19th century Viennese palace in the heart of central Vienna, widely considered one of the “top addresses” in the city.

Key Features

  • Main Ferstel ballroom, one of Vienna’s grandest banqueting halls
  • 2 adjoining event rooms, each with distinctive architectural features
  • Spacious arcaded courtyard, ideal for standing cocktail receptions
  • Total of 923 sqm. / 9,935 sqft. of function space
  • Capacity of up to 735 people
  • Main ballroom area: 450 sqm. / 4,843 sqft.
  • Exclusive in-house catering featuring Viennese & international cuisine
  • Air-conditioning & heating, adjustable lighting, ceiling lighting & effects
  • Natural daylight throughout entire venue
  • Free high-speed WiFi internet
  • Projector, screens, speakers, microphones
  • Lectern, whiteboard, flipchart, paper, pads & pens
  • Mobile stage (up to 40 sqm. / 430 sqft.)
  • Freight lift (up to 1,800kg)
  • Distance from international airport: 13 miles / 21 kilometres
  • Secure garage with 600 parking spaces very closeby

In addition, on the ground floor of the Palais Ferstel building the famous Café Central is a Vienna institution with a rich history as a favoured meeting place for prominent figures from art, literature, politics and science (including Leo Trotsky, Sigmund Freud and Hugo von Hofmannsthal).