Austria is full of secrets! Our staff are thrilled to reveal Mercure Local Stories: hidden spots and untold legends only locals know. Explore a city and travel like an insider. Where will you start?
About this country
Experience Austria’s majestic mountains, breathtaking nature, baroque architecture and the imperial history of its capital, Vienna. Follow in the footsteps of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart or Johann Strauss and discover the Austrian way of life, as well as the country’s culinary delights, traditional, charming towns, valuable art treasures and young, dynamic art scene.
ART OF BREADMAKING
Only 10 years ago, bread was baked here. Today, the bread has been replaced...
MORE THAN SKIN DEEP
Elisabeth, aka Empress Sissi of Austria, loved the sea: she always felt clo...
COFFEE TO GO
What is your morning ritual? If its coffee we’ve got just the thing for you...
Discover our Local Stories
Explore the world. Discover tales. Uncover myths and legends... Local Stories helps you travel like an insider. Where will you start ?
21 Local Stories
Come and discover our locally inspired hotels. From the moment you step inside, you will be immersed in the destination. Your journey starts here.
What are your interests?
Are you a foodie? Do you enjoy learning about the local history and culture? Are you passionate about nature? Explore the local stories that catch your interest and let them inspire your next trip!