Hotel Sandwirth – The Tradition House & City Hotel In KlagenfurtHotel Sandwirth – your hotel in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee
The Sandwirth – your central Klagenfurt hotel – is found in the heart of the Klagenfurt Old Town. Only a few steps away from Klagenfurt’s emblem, and the Neuen & Alten Platz squares, our privately run four-star hotel awaits you for an unforgettable Lake Wörthersee holiday.
Business hotel & seminar hotel
City hotel & event location
Triathlon hotel & sports training hotel
No matter whether you are visiting Wörthersee for a business trip, searching for a suitable downtown hotel as a base for a Klagenfurt city trip or looking around for event location for your wedding — you are in the right place. Hotel Sandwirth is likewise perfect if you need a room for a daytime escape, would like to hire seminar rooms in a conference hotel or even take a training holiday to prepare for your upcoming triathlon or Ironman challenge. We offer something for everyone.
Accommodation in Klagenfurt
We offer every guest the lodgings best suited to their needs, with individual accommodation possibilities and numerous offers for overnight stays — no matter if it is a short or long visit, or whether you would like to visit alone, with your family, friends or even with your canine companion.
Enjoy staying in a city hotel full of tradition and trends in the very centre of Klagenfurt. Our hotel is located mere minutes away from the Neuen Platz square, the Kärntner Messe event & conference centre, and the City Theatre. Our 100 rooms ensure wonderful holiday moments and a care-free stay in Klagenfurt, and range in style from the unpretentious design of the “Standard Room“ to our luxurious suites with Whirlpool spa, balcony, fireplace or fully-equipped kitchen.
The amenities of our rooms, suites & apartments in Klagenfurt
All rooms in Hotel Sandwirth are equipped with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, air conditioning, complimentary Sky TV and a minibar. Luxurious boxspring beds ensure maximum sleeping comfort.
In addition to this, our premium rooms and suites are equipped with additional high-end furnishings. That means you will find, for example, Bluetooth speakers and “Bike Boy” cycle storage furniture in our Superior Rooms, your own infrared cabin sauna in our Maisonette Apartment, and fully-equipped eat-in kitchens in our suites.
Sports holidays and relaxation in Klagenfurt
The sports & relaxation area of Hotel Sandwirth was completely renewed for our guests in 2015. On the “top” floor – that is, above the rooftops of Klagenfurt on the 4th storey of the hotel – we ensure that you do not have to forego anything during your sports or training holiday. Here you will find new cardio equipment like treadmills and rowing machines, and a gym area with mats for stomach muscle and stabilisation training. Afterwards, you can improve your circulation in the Finnish sauna or the infrared sauna or relax in the cosy relaxation room with its all-inclusive tea bar.
Eating & drinking
Your day in Hotel Sandwirth gets off to its best-possible start with our breakfast buffet — or by choosing your favourite breakfast á la carte in our café. Our kitchen crew will treat you to lunch with traditional and also light, vegetarian and vegan dishes and menus. In the evening, enjoy a selection of delicacies from our menu, accompanied by a fine drop of wine!
The history of your traditional hotel in Klagenfurt
The Hotel Sandwirth am Wörthersee has one of the richest histories of state capital Klagenfurt’s houses and hotels. We go back to the year 1735 when Franz Anton Rohr von Rohrau purchased the house at the bastion next to the Villacher Tor gate and established an inn. The bastion inn lived on through the decades in the hands of new owners. On November 7, 1813, Jakob Ulbing bought house No. 317 on the Fürstengasse, christening it “zum Sandwirth”.
Robert Kanduth took over the Sandwirth in the new millennium, in 2002 converting it into a business hotel. The new host first met his wife-to-be, Helvig, in Hotel Sandwirth, and with this fateful meeting, this historical building in the centre of Klagenfurt was again blessed with a family. Since then, Helvig Kanduth has run the business of the house…