11 Viennese craft shops to discover in Vienna

Shopping Girls

On a business trip or simply in Vienna for a city break. How about combining a shopping spree in the heart of the city, by walking out of the Radisson Blu Style Hotel Vienna, a boutique hotel, nestled in the heart of the Herrengasse, a few steps from the Hofburg.

Located just two stops on the subway from the longest shopping street in Austria and less than a ten-minute drive from the quirky and independent shops of Neubau, the Radisson Blu Style Hotel, Vienna is the ideal base for a weekend of intense retail enjoyment. But you don't have to go all over town to find quality stores, featuring local Austrian know-how. In the Herrengasse, quality and handcrafted boutiques are within reach…Shopping enjoyment in a historic ambiance awaits you.

Authentic art and crafts

The streets around the Hofburg area next to the Goldenes Quartier, are filled with boutiques, arts and crafts shops and specialty stores. Would you like to get an overview of Austrian know-how in a short time?

The Radisson Blu Style Vienna, located next to the iconic Cafe Central, gives you the opportunity to do just that before and during your stay.  Via their Instagram page, you can already have an overview. The hotel has established partnerships with 11 local boutiques to make them discovered to their guests. A detailed brochure is also available in the hotel. Wellness products with high quality natural ingredients and ancestral know-how are in the spotlight. Have a look both at the apothecary and cosmethecary, Saint.Charles, which provides natural medicine and cosmetics since 1886, and the authentic Viennese soaps from Wiener Seife.

Fashion aficionados will find their happiness among articles highlighting local fashion and corresponding to today's fashion. From Mothwurf Austrian Couture with designs rooted in traditional costume to Luis Trenker, which combines the old and the new to create timeless, contemporary fashion reflecting the alpine spirit since 1892, old-fashioned Austrian fashion is modernized. Find your dream bag to R.Horn’s Wien, whose their timeless style is inspired by the spirit of the Viennese avant-garde at the turn of the century. If you are traveling with your family, do not hesitate to stop by Zirkus, a store entirely dedicated to children's fashion, with a large selection of children’s designer clothing.

Many of Vienna's boutiques feature young Austrian design talent, making it the perfect place to seek out a piece that no one else will have. Whyat Store Vienna, this Austrian fashion brand founded in 2018 offers handmade in Austria and 100% organic cotton garments. If you are looking for a piece that combines fashion and design, United Nude Vienna is the perfect place for it. Since 2003, it has established itself as an iconographic brand between design and fashion. Opened in 2007 on Herrengasse, this concept store, the only one in Austria and the second in Europe, offers a selection of unique shoes including the Möbius, a shoe inspired by a modern classic, the Barcelona Chair by Mies von der Rohe. A must-see during your stay in Vienna.

How about ending your day on a sweet touch? We cannot resist to a candy, such as the “Wiener Seidenzuckerl” from the traditional candy manufactory, Zuckerlwerkstaat, with recipes from the 1890s. Other curiosities are to be discovered as well as the famous Swiss Army knife from Victorinox. Let yourself be tempted by a special gift from Hamtil & Sohne.

Vienna Accomodation

After exploring the Herrengasse, you’ll want a comfy and central hotel to get back to. Stay in the heart of the Viennese capital with the Radisson Blu Style Hotel Vienna.

Stay at our hotels, the Radisson Blu Style Hotel, Vienna or the Radisson Blu Park Royal Palace Hotel, Vienna.

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