The hotel was established in 1876 and has a total of 152 rooms spread over 7 floors. Facilities on offer include the traditional Café Sacher, a restaurant and a bar. There are lifts to guests' rooms.All of the rooms display a harmonic unity of tradition and contemporary comfort and feature an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. Further facilities include a direct dial telephone, an Internet connection, satellite/ cable TV. All rooms have a minibar and a hire safe in addition to adjustable air conditioning.