Find the best place to stay — Bad Gastein

Where to stay around Bad Gastein?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 432 holiday lettings near Bad Gastein. From 293 apartments to 110 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bad Gastein is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bad Gastein?

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

  • Sportgastein Ski Resort: 676 holiday lettings
  • Gastein Vapor Bath: 815 holiday lettings
  • Stubnerkogel Cable Car: 800 holiday lettings
  • Graukogel II Ski Lift: 790 holiday lettings
  • Bad Gastein Radon Gallery: 689 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bad Gastein 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 Bad Gastein?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 293 apartments in Bad Gastein. Our other popular types of Bad Gastein holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 110 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bad Gastein?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 92 holiday homes with pool available in Bad Gastein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home, chalet, apartment, farmhouse or house in Bad Gastein, Austria your home away from home

    The historic spa town of Bad Gastein is situated in Salzburg state, in central Austria. The pretty town lines the hillsides of the Gastein Valley and is most famous as a health resort due to its hot springs. Whether you want to visit self catering accommodation in Bad Gastein to make use of the warming waters, or to enjoy skiing, hiking, and the great outdoors you’ll find this is a beautiful holiday destination.

    Things to do on holiday in Bad Gastein, Austria

    Bad Gastein came to fame when its hot springs were discovered, and hence the town was developed as a health resort, especially in the 19th century, with many luxurious hotels where visitors could come to get well and relax. Although treatment in hot springs is not as popular as it was back then, visitors can still enjoy a visit to the hot springs, or perhaps a more modern spa treatment might be more your thing! Nowadays self catering accommodation in Bad Gastein is popular with people who are interested in seeing all the grand hotels of the 19th century, hiking and cycling in the hills and valleys, and enjoying the scenery, or a round of golf. By winter, Bad Gastein self catering accommodation is full of skiers who want to enjoy the long skiing season here. There are some great restaurants and entertainment opportunities in the town, including a casino, so plenty for après ski enjoyment!

    Places to visit on holiday in Bad Gastein, Austria

    Once you’ve enjoyed this attractive town you’ll find there are many places in the region surrounding your Bad Gastein accommodation too. The town sits on the edge of the Hohe Tauern National Park, the largest of the six national parks in Austria and a great place to see the unspoilt Alps. At only about 80 minutes drive the city of Salzburg is easily reachable for a day trip. The beautiful Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is full of wonderful architecture and history; Mozart’s birthplace, Salzburg Cathedral, the Hohensalzburg Castle, Nonnberg Abbey, and much more!

    The weather in Bad Gastein, Austria

    Visitors to self catering accommodation in the summer can enjoy warm alpine weather and fresh mountain air, great for sightseeing and recreation. By winter the elevation means there’s usually a long ski season here, often between December and May, so plenty of time to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing and more.

    Flights to Bad Gastein, Austria

    Self catering accommodation in Bad Gastein can be reached quickly and easily from Salzburg’s Airport, about a 75 minute drive, or you can get to the town via public transport from the airport. There are several airlines to choose from, including British Airways, easyJet, Flybe,, Ryanair, and Thomson Airways.

    Attractions in and around Bad Gastein

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Bad Gastein? If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Gastein Vapor Bath, Stubnerkogel Mountain and Graukogel Mountain. Winter enthusiasts will find Graukogel Cable Car, Stubnerkogel Cable Car and Gastein Ski Resort in the city. Activities around the area include Angertal Cable Car, Gasteiner Bergbahnen and Goldberg Cable Car. Discover Felsentherme Spa, Gastein Heilstollen Radon Gallery or Sportgastein Ski Resort while exploring the city during your stay. Also while in town, consider a visit to Bad Gastein Waterfall and Stubnerkogel Suspension Bridge.