The beer garden is not only Upper Austria's largest, but also one of the most beautiful beer gardens of entire Austria. Conrad Seidl's Beer Guide awarded Klosterhof’s beer garden to be the beer garden of the year 2012.
The magnificent garden with its shady chestnut trees counts as one of the most beautiful beer gardens in Europe. 1350 thirsty guests can find place in this gastronomic institution, which almost every of Linz’s inhabitants enjoyed. However, even for guest from abroad, a visit to Linz without stopping by at the Klosterhof is impossible.
The Johann Strauss Ensemble is one of the most famous and finest chamber orchestras in Austria. Since its foundation in 1985 by musicians of the Bruckner Orchestra the ensemble is performing all year and each instrument is doubly occupied, so there is no change of musicians.