Where to stay around Velden am Wörthersee?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 381 holiday lettings near Velden am Wörthersee. From 248 apartments to 105 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Velden am Wörthersee area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Velden am Wörthersee?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Velden am Wörthersee. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Casino Velden: 597 holiday lettings
  • Velden am Wörthersee Station: 601 holiday lettings
  • Lake Bled: 268 holiday lettings
  • Kransjka Gora Ski Resort: 291 holiday lettings
  • Lake Jasna: 299 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Velden am Wörthersee listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Velden am Wörthersee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 248 apartments in Velden am Wörthersee. Our other popular types of Velden am Wörthersee holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 105 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Velden am Wörthersee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 107 holiday homes with pool available in Velden am Wörthersee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental House in Velden, Austria, Your Home Away From Home

    Situated in the Austrian state of Carinthia in the far south-western area of the country is the fabulous market town of Velden, sometimes referred to as Velden am Worther See. Many travellers opt for a Velden holiday due to the fact that the town is relatively undisturbed by tourists yet is close enough to many of the sights and attractions that this part of Austria has to offer. As well as coming complete with all of the amenities you need for a pleasant stay, a Velden holiday rental house offers spectacular lake views as the town sits on the shoreline of the wonderful Lake Worthersee.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Velden, Austria

    If you love a lot of outdoor based activity then a Velden holiday will be perfect for you and your travelling companions. Amongst the activities that are available in the town and the surrounding area are horse riding, roller-blading, tennis, golf, mountain biking, hiking, small game hunting, big game hunting, sailing, windsurfing, water skiing, ice skating, skiing and sledding. One sight that is definitely worth seeing whilst on a Velden holiday is the Schloss Velden. Originally a beautiful castle which was built in the 16th century, the breath-taking castle is now a popular hotel with an award-winning restaurant.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Velden, Austria

    If you feel the need to see more of the sights that the state of Carinthia has to offer whilst on your Velden holiday then there are some wonderful towns and villages worth exploring. This includes the town of Straßburg which is around 40 miles to the north of Velden. There are plenty of things to see on a day trip to Straßburg including Pockstein Castle and Straßburg Castle, which is the former residence of the Prince-Bishops of Gurk. Straßburg Castle also has several museums within its boundaries which are The Hunting Museum and The Folk Art Museum.

    Weather in Velden, Austria

    Weather usually plays a very important role in whether you are going to book a certain destination or not and the Velden climate will not disappoint! The months from June through until September are usually the warmest with temperatures reaching a pleasant 22 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the temperature fall to anywhere between -2 and 5 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall amount for the town is 31 inches.

    Travel to Velden, Austria

    Starting out on a fantastic Velden holiday is very easy to do as travellers can land at Klagenfurt Airport (KLU) which is approximately 17 miles away from the town. Amongst the air operators offering special deals on flights to Klagenfurt are Brussels Airlines, BMI, Germanwings, Austrian Airlines and KLM. Passengers can depart the UK from numerous airports including Southampton(SOU), Aberdeen (ABZ), London Stansted (STN), Belfast (BFS) and Exeter (EXT).

    Attractions in and around Velden am Woerthersee

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Velden am Woerthersee? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Minimundus and Carinthian Botanical Center. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Landskron Castle and Finkenstein Castle or spend an enlightening afternoon at Robert Musil Literature Museum. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Maria Loretto Beach and Strandbad, and green spaces such as Lake Faak and Rosegg Animal Park. Activities around the area include Magic Forest Lake Rauschelesee, Villach Alpine Arena and Goethe Park. Popular regional attractions such as Landhaus and New Square might be worth a visit during your stay. Other places to visit in town include Casino Velden, Burgruine Hohenwart and Worther Lake.