Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Obertraun

The mountains and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Obertraun. This walkable and scenic city entices travellers with its skiing and cycling. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Obertraun

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Obertraun a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dachstein Krippenstein (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Krippenstein II Ski Lift (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Mammoth Cave (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Krippenstein Cable Car (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Gjaid Cable Car (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Dachstein Glacier Cable Car (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Obertraun

Travellers enjoy Obertraun for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Obertraun. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Imperial Villa and Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Krippenstein (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Hallstatt Lake (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Dachstein Glacier (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Hoher Dachstein (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Odensee (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Obertraun

The nearest airport is in Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), located 37.7 mi (60.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Linz (LNZ-Hoersching), which is 55 mi (88.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Obertraun-Dachsteinhoehlen Station or Obertraun Koppenbruellerhoehle Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Obertraun?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 887 holiday lettings around Obertraun. From 572 flats & apartments to 154 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountainside property in Obertraun?

Perfectly pure air, awe-inspiring vistas and quality time in nature. If you're needing to recharge and refresh, a journey to the mountains is just what the doctor ordered. HomeAway has 186 mountain holiday rentals available. Want to try something else? See if any of our other properties stand out. Our selection here includes:

  • 125 resort holiday accommodation options.
  • 114 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 70 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Obertraun?

If you want to know how the locals live, throw back the curtains and take in this destination from the comfort of your very own apartment. You can take your pick from 537 different options on HomeAway. If you make your booking soon, you could be spending as little as £17 a night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 164 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £38 per night.
  • Hotel: 61 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Chalet: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £69 per night.

Can I stay in Obertraun in a large group?

There's nothing better than catching up with your old friends or spending a few nights with your family in a terrific new location. And the best thing is HomeAway has places big enough for the whole squad. The most popular option for large groups here are apartment holiday rentals, and we have 106 available. If you're hoping to travel in a larger group, the holiday properties that will suit your needs include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 360 rental accommodation ideal for that size. Book a night for as little as £45.
  • Need a holiday rental for 8 guests? We have 210 that will work well. The starting price is £59 a night.
  • On a trip away with a group of 5? We offer 182 rental properties that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £56 per night.

You and your crew will be well catered to when you book your Obertraun escape with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Obertraun?

Ditch those soulless hotel chains! Cherish the freedom of living like a local in a great value holiday rental instead. Check out all the fabulous options available now on HomeAway. Feuersang is a magnet for bargain hunters. And with 32 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £173 a night, it isn't difficult to see why. Hundsdörfl is another good option. We have 43 and the average price is around £184 per night.