Where to stay around Velden am Wörthersee?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 391 holiday lettings near Velden am Wörthersee. From 249 apartments to 101 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: 607 holiday lettings
  • Velden am Wörthersee Station: 618 holiday lettings
  • Lake Bled: 246 holiday lettings
  • Kransjka Gora Ski Resort: 266 holiday lettings
  • Lake Jasna: 273 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 249 apartments in Velden am Wörthersee. Our other popular types of Velden am Wörthersee holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 101 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chalets 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 81 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).

    Sightseeing in and around Velden am Woerthersee

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Velden am Woerthersee a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Minimundus (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
    • Rosegg Animal Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Monkey Mountain Landskron (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Kanzel Cable Car (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Gerlitzen Ski Resort (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Villach Ski Area (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Velden am Woerthersee

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Velden am Woerthersee is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lake Faak (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
    • Carinthian Botanical Center (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
    • Rosegg Animal Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Worther Lake (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Ossiacher Lake (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Schiller Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)