Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The comfortable apartments (50- 80 m2) are fully-equipped and located around the authentic inner-courtyard.
All apartments are fully equipped with modern facilities as wireless internet, washing machines/ dishwashers and satellite TV.
The Hohe Schule is centrally located in Austria. Vienna is in 1 hr reach by train at he nearby railway station or via the highway.. Bicycles can be rented in nearby famous town of Melk for touring the Wachau route. Vienna and St Polten as well as ski-resorts are within easy reach (1 hour).
The property has maintained the characteristics of the 450-year old building with its high and specially structured ceilings, wooden windows shutters all part of the first university in Central Europe. The garden with its fruit trees and flowers provide ample opportunity for relaxing or games. Table tennis and football games are on the premises.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||65 km, 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 3|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details outdoors|
Parking at the compound
The Lower Austria/Vienna region
Loosdorf is centrally located in Lower Austria for trips in a fascinating region. Melk with its world famous Monastery (UNESCO heritage, 'the Name of the Rose') is at 15 km at the beginning of the Wachau. Here the river Danube curves along medieval towns, monasteries, vine yards and castles like Aggstein and Durnstein. The Wachau cycle route attracts many cycle enthusiasts. Boat tours can be made and wine tasted at restaurants along the Danube.
The area is famous for its flower blossoms and fruits. Apricots, peaches, cherish, walnuts can be bought along the streets. They complement the many apples and peers grown in region. Grapes are the basis for the many wineries along the Danube.
Vienna at 60 km distance can be reached from the house by road or train. It has many attractions as the Palace Schönbrunn, the Opera, Hofburg, the amusement park Prater, Spanish Rising School, Stefansdom.
St Pölten is a pleasant cultural town at 20 km offering music, film festivals its Italian style centre and home to 'Ironman' sport.
Nice forest and mountain walks can be made in the nearby Pielachtal, the Wachau, Lilienfeld, Annaberg or Mariazell.
The Hohe Schule is located in Loosdorf, a small village with basic amenities at your doorstep. Several restaurants, a famous bakery, grocery shops and even a rather unique ' fresh eggs and goatmilk machine' can be found here.
The Renaissance castle Schallaburg with its international exhibitions is 6 km from Loosdorf.
The Pilach river crosses Loosdorf . Walks and bicycle tours can be made on the 'Pielachtal'route'. Horse-riding, fishing and bathing is possible at the little lake near Schloss Albrechtsberg (3km). Forest walks can start in Sierning/ Haunoldstein (6km) towards Schloss de Monte Kukuli.
The Wachau and Danube valley offers visits and walks to e.g. Schloss Duernstein. Aggsteiin.