The Lounge is Vienna's top rated hostel and is run by Wombats, the highest rated hostel chain in the world. Located Opened in 2006, The Lounge is Wombats second hostel in the city. It is located on Vienna's main shopping street, Mariahilfer Strasse, and is close to the train and subway station. Wombat's other hostel in Vienna is The Base.
Rooms at the hostel come in single, double, and 4-6 beds. Prices are very reasonable and start at €17 for a bunk, €25 for a double, and €50 for a single. Rates include linens, free city maps, and a complimentary drink at the hostel bar. A breakfast buffet is available for €3.50 and towels can be purchased for €6.50.
Facilities at The Lounge include ensuite shower and toilet, internet access, laundry machines, pool table, self-catering facilities, luggage room, and the infamous womBAR in the basement.