Cheap hotels in Alsergrund, Vienna
Home to the main campus of the University of Vienna, Alsergrund teems with students and student-friendly spots. For visitors on the path of higher learning (or those who just want to relive it) there's the Sigmund Freud museum, the University Campus, and the Josephinum (museum of medical history).
As you might expect, there are plenty of cheap restaurants, würstel stands, and free cinema screenings to keep the aforementioned students entertained. The Alsergrund is a good choice of neighborhood for visitors on a tight budget. Northwest of the Innere Stadt, it's about 20 minutes walk to the center of the city.