25hours Hotel Vienna at MuseumsQuartier, Lerchenfelder Strasse 1-3, 1070 Vienna; + 431 521 510; 25hours-hotels.com.
TARIFF: Guestroom categories cover five styles, from M to Panorama Suites; from €100 ($157) to €170 respectively. Buffet breakfast, €19; use of Mermaid’s Cave, €10 a stay.
GETTING THERE: The hotel website has detailed driving directions; underground parking available.
CHECKING IN: Urban nomads of all ages. There are also 25hours Hotels in Hamburg, Zurich, Berlin and Frankfurt.
WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Yes, via lifts.
BEDTIME READING: The Third Man by Graham Greene, a novella written as a draft for the classic 1949 Orson Welles film of the same name set in post-war Vienna.
STEPPING OUT: The Austrian capital is on your doorstep. If you get past the Museum Quarter try the famous (and original recipe) Sacher torte at the equally famous Hotel Sacher; fossick in the great flea market at Naschmarkt on Saturdays; take a tram around the Ringstrasse; have a night at the Opera; eat Weiner schnitzel at the nearby bistro Glacis Beisl.
BRICKBATS: The lack of room service could be an issue for some guests.
BOUQUETS: The hotel’s Grab & Go breakfast, available in reception, is a great idea for guests opting for takeaway coffees, croissants and fruit.