1/11Best holiday resort in Austria
Mayrhofen | Ski areas in a class of their own await you in winter and in summer, it is the ideal place to discover the Alps – Mayrhofen is the most popular holiday resort in Austria.
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Winter fun at a chalet for 10 people.2/11Off into the snow
Ski Amadé | The ski season 2014/2015 has started. Those who book their ski hut in advance can secure the best offers – for example in the Austrian Skiverbund Ski Amadé with more than 800 kilometres of piste.
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Stylishly furnished holiday home for eight people in the Kitzbühel Alps.4/11Pleasant evenings
Austria | Let yourself round off the evening beside a crackling fire after an exciting day’s holiday.
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The “Friesenhof” farm lies near Sulzberg in the Bregenz Forest. It has a family-friendly holiday apartment which offers space for four people.5/11Holiday on a farm
Austria | This will be an unforgettable holiday: roll about in hay, observe animals, enjoy nature, and experience countless adventures. A holiday on a farm is especially ideal for families with children.
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6/11Vacation with your dog
Austria | With these holiday houses it is explicitely allowed to bring pets so that your faithful four legged friend can also enjoy a relaxing and eventful holiday.
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These chalets have been furnished in a cosy way and form part of a holiday village in Carinthia, located directly on the piste.7/11A house on the ski piste
Austria | “Put on your ski equipment, open the front door, and off you go” is the motto for these ski lodges and apartments that lie in close proximity to the ski piste.
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Where and Why to Rent a Holiday Home in Upper Austria
The fertile regions of Upper Austria, in northern Austria near the borders of Germany and the Czech Republic, is marked by plentiful rivers, wooded hills, and alpine terrain. Travellers rent holiday homes in Upper Austria for the nearby mountains, national parks, and historic cities like artistic Linz.
A Wealth of Holiday Rental Destinations in Upper Austria
Holiday homes in Pyhrn-Priel are ideal for hiking and skiing the region's mountains -- should you rent a holiday house in Pyhrn-Priel, be sure to visit the Hannes Trinkl World Cup Ski-Run, where World Cup skiing contests are held. This area also has 600 kilometres of hiking trails. Alternatively, you could book a holiday apartment at, or near, Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt where ski trails begin at the lake. Book a holiday house in the Salzkammergut resort region, and place yourself near scenic Lake Wolfgang.
Linz is one of the foremost cities in the region, and a good cultural destination to book a holiday home. If you are staying at a holiday house in Linz, visit galleries such as the Museum of Modern Art Linz and Landesgalerie. The Brucknerhaus Concert Hall, one of Austria's best for classical music, is also in Linz. Meanwhile, those who stay at holiday rentals in Bad Schallerbach can make a trip to Aquapulco – The Pirate World, which is the largest water park in Austria. Visitors staying in holiday rentals in Gmunden should check out the Schloss Ort (also called Schloss Orth) castle beside the lake.
The Best Times to Visit
Travellers renting holiday homes specifically to visit the skiing and winter sports resorts should travel when there is the most snow, in December, January, or February. For hiking in alpine meadows, visit in the late spring or early summer. Note that Upper Austria's wild flowers, and the countryside overall, blossom in May.
If you are planning a vacation around winter sports, a holiday apartment in Upper Austria is ideal. And for travel in warmer weather, the region offers both lush landscapes and charming cities for summer holidays.
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Property no. 212495
from USD 669for 1 week
Schlierbach, Upper Austria
Holiday home for max. 4 personsApprox. 72 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 3), satellite TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, water approx. 1 km, sauna, communal swimming pool
Property no. 495001
from USD 854for 1 week
Obertraun, Upper Austria
Holiday home for max. 6 personsApprox. 115 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 2), satellite TV, Internet, dishwasher, sauna, communal swimming pool
Property no. 885417
from USD 630for 1 week
Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut, Upper Austria
Holiday apartment for max. 4 personsApprox. 45 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, WLAN, washing machine, non-smoking property, beach approx. 70 m, sauna, lake viewThere are 5 further property types with 5 accommodations for this complex
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