Well appointed, self catering apartment on the 1st floor of our house. Comfortably sleeps up to 4 people with one bedroom plus large sofa-bed in living room. This apartment offers modern living with kitchen, dining and living areas combined in one large open space with access to the south-west facing balcony with magnificent views across to the Katrin Mountain and surrounding area, a great place to relax and unwind!
Fully fitted, well equipped kitchen with everything you will need during your stay and a pleasant dining area with large table and 4 chairs. There is a fully equipped living area with satellite TV, DVD player and CD player with radio. The large sofa bed in this room comfortably sleeps 2 adults. There is WiFi available, a DVD library, books and board games for you to borrow during your stay.
A modern shower room which is light and bright and a separate WC.
A double bedroom with large, comfortable Austrian style double bed and plenty of storage space in the wardrobe and chest of drawers.
We are situated in a quiet residential area with wonderful views across to the mountains and surrounding area, but we are just 15 minutes walk from the centre of Bad Ischl – so you get the best of both worlds!
Bad Ischl is a famous spa resort with the 'EurothermResort' offering a range of treatments, pools and saunas. The town has a good variety of shops, excellent cafes, stylish bars and a range of wonderful restaurants to suit all tastes.
This area of Salzkammergut has something to offer visitors all year round. In summer there are many water based activities on the lakes and rivers, walking, hiking, mountain biking, golf and horse riding, to name a few. In winter there is a good variety of downhill and cross country skiing and within a 30 minute drive.
There are many places of interest to visit in the area including Salzburg with its castles and rich history and Halstatt, a beautiful town with world heritage status and the famous salt mines, to name just two.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Wofgangsee 20 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Salzburg 55 km, Nearest railway: Bad Ischl 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
The Salzkammergut has crystal clear lakes and beautiful Alpine mountain pastures which offer tranquillity, relaxation, culture and wellness. However the region can offer visitors much more and, with traditional festivals across all seasons there is something special for you here!
Spring: The beautiful meadows and mountainsides awaken with the return of spring flowers, the re-awakening of the trees and the return of various birds and animals.
Summer: Come and swim in the blue/green waters of the many lakes, walk on the mountains and breath in the clear fresh air! Travel to the top of the mountain by cable car, take in the views or explore vast summer walking routes to suit all abilities. There are many activities available including walking, hiking, cycling, golf, climbing, fishing and water-sports, to name a few!
There are numerous towns in the area of historic interest and outstanding beauty in the region.
Autumn: The mountains are filled with a glorious, multi-coloured tapestry of changing leaves on millions of trees! This is a season of many traditional festivals that give the region charm and attract visitors to the area including the 'Bauernherbst' festival that celebrates the harvest season with many local specialities.
The Winter: Good winter sports resorts are Dachstein West (over 142 kms of piste to suit everyone), and Postalm (21 kms of piste, ideal for families, beginners and those looking to refresh or improve).
There are also many towns and villages in the area that host charming Advent markets offering traditional handicrafts, local specialities and, of course, Gluhwein. What better way to get the Christmas spirit. http://advent.wolfgangsee.at/advent/
With long, hot summer days and snowy winters the Salzkammergut is a destination for all seasons and has something to offer everyone.
Bad Ischl centre is only 15 minutes walk. Nearest supermarket 1 km.
The spa town of Bad Ischl has a wonderful selection of shops, restaurants and cafés. The town has historic 'royal connections' and is famous for it's thermal baths where you can experience the various treatments on offer or just go for a swim. There are many attractions in the town with museums and cultural spots and events that take place throughout the year including operetta events throughout the summer, a wine festival, vintage car events and music in the park and various traditional festivals.
Bad Ischl is well situated in the heart of the crystal clear lakes of the region with Wolfgangsee (20km), Halstattersee (16km), Gosausee (30km) or Fuschlsee (34km). We are surrounded by the majestic mountains of the Salzkammergut and there are many towns of historic interest and outstanding beauty near by with Salzburg (birthplace of Mozart) 55km and Halstatt (World Heritage Site) 16km. There are also numerous local villages that are picturesque and full of character.
Bad Ischl is a destination for all seasons with many summer activities, winter sports and a variety of local festivals and traditions it has something to offer everyone.
Look at our information about the Salzkammergut for more information and numerous links that may interest you.