Where to stay around Lower Austria?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 242 holiday lettings near Lower Austria. From 56 Houses to 11 Farmhouses, 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 Lower Austria is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lower Austria?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lower Austria. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lanzendorf: 1,089 holiday homes
  • Baden bei Wien: 47 holiday homes
  • Melk: 20 holiday homes
  • Krems an der Donau: 25 holiday homes
  • Saint Pölten: 26 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lower Austria! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lower Austria?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lower Austria with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Lanzendorf: 1,089 holiday lettings
  • Baden bei Wien: 47 holiday lettings
  • Melk: 20 holiday lettings
  • Krems an der Donau: 25 holiday lettings
  • Saint Pölten: 26 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Lower Austria?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Lower Austria are:

  • Schwechat Airport (VIE): 1,165 self catering accommodations
  • Linz (LZS-Linz Central Station): 25 self catering accommodations
  • M R Stefanik Airport (BTS): 45 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Lower Austria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lower Austria. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Osterreichische Motorradmuseum: 16 holiday rentals
  • Zauberberg Ski Resort: 42 holiday rentals
  • Semmering Golf Club: 44 holiday rentals
  • Hochkar Vorgipfel Ski Lift: 99 holiday rentals
  • Burgruine: 34 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lower Austria listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Lower Austria, Austria your home away from home

Lower Austria is a great holiday destination with many interesting things to see and do. This state is located in the north east of the country and is a fun place for holidaymakers to explore. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, cottages, B&Bs and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Lower Austria, Austria

Lower Austria is a fabulous area for walking and cycling with many scenic places to visit in the region. Holidaymakers can try a number of activities such as cycling, fishing and horse riding. Golf enthusiasts will find courses in the region including one at Maria Taferl Golf Club and the Golf und Sportclub Fontana.

In the winter months, visitors to the area can enjoy the ski resorts with downhill skiing and snowboarding amongst the options available. Mountain biking, climbing and hiking the mountains outside the winter season are also popular pastimes here. Many boat tours operate along the River Danube and tourists can also go to the Old Danube to swim, sail or windsurf.

Several restaurants, bars and small cafes are located in the region offering good Austrian fare as well as some international cuisine. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from supermarkets and smaller stores and markets. Gifts and souvenirs can be purchased from various shops too.

Places to visit on holiday to Lower Austria, Austria

This region of Austria has many interesting places to visit including the capital Sankt Polten. Here there are theatres and museums such as the Lower Austrian State Museum and Diocese Museum St Polten. There are many castles and wonderful buildings in the region. Klosterneuburg Abbey is a Roman Catholic monastery and one of the oldest abbeys in the country.

A short drive will take visitors to the wonderful city of Vienna, which houses many fantastic historic buildings and museums. These include the Schloss Schönbrunn Palace, The Opera House and the Art History Museum. It is also home to the world famous Spanish Riding School and Vienna Zoo.

Weather in Lower Austria, Austria

The warmest months in this part of Austria are July and August with an average maximum high temperature of 25 degrees centigrade. December and January are usually the coldest months with an average temperature range of between -4 to 1 degree centigrade. Summer time sees quite frequent thunderstorms with June the wettest month with an average 72mm of rain.

Travel to Lower Austria, Austria

Vienna International Airport (VIE) is about 90 kilometres from Sankt Polten, which is the capital of Lower Austria. Vienna has flights to and from other Austrian cities as well as from around the world. Austrian Airlines is the main airline operating out of Vienna and has flights to Amsterdam (AMS), Athens (ATH), Beijing-Capital (PEK), Berlin-Tegel (TXL), Brussels (BRU), Dublin (DUB), London-Heathrow (LHW), Moscow-Domodedovo (DME), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT), Toronto-Pearson (YYZ), Washington-Dulles (IAD) and Zurich (ZRH) amongst other cities. Taxis are available outside the airport and car rental firms such as Avis, Budget, Easy Motion, Europcar, Hertz, Megadrive, Sixt and Union Car are all represented at the airport.