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

Abtenau is a wonderful market town located in the south-eastern part of Austria. Surrounded by mountains and enjoying a Continental climate, an Abtenau rental house is the perfect base for a holiday filled with activity. The town has lots to see and do and should you choose to venture from the luxurious rental house, you will find plenty to keep you amused for many hours. The local people are friendly and Abtenau is a great place to learn more about Austrian culture.

Things to Do on Holiday to Abtenau, Austria

In terms of activities there are many to choose from in the town. During the winter months visitors can enjoy a spot of skiing, hiking, skating, paragliding and snowboarding. During summer activities such as swimming, tennis, paragliding, mountain biking, sailing and fishing can be enjoyed.

The town also has the Apiculture Museum which is a unique feature, offering information about bee-keeping and making honey. Visitors can also enjoy the Voglauer Furniture Factory, which has a museum dedicated to the traditional furniture and craft of the region.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Abtenau, Austria

If you plan on venturing out and about on your Abtenau holiday, it is worth travelling that little bit extra until you reach the town of Hallein. Situated to the north-east of Abtenau, Hallein is a 13th century town that is renowned for its local salt mine that dates back to the times of the Celts who occupied the area. A ten minute cable car journey from the centre of Hallein brings you to the Durrnberg Plateau, where you can visit the salt mine and its accompanying museum.

In terms of culture one definite attraction to visit in the town is the Celtic Museum. Situated in the old orphanage of Hallein, visitors can see a reconstructed Celtic farmstead with all of the tools and equipment used. There is also a replica of a Celtic burial chamber based on a grave found in the area of the Durrnberg salt mine.

Weather in Abtenau, Austria

An Abtenau holiday is great all year round as the climate is a moderate Continental one. There are distinct seasons and during the summer months visitors can enjoy daytime temperatures of up to 24°C. This makes it an ideal time to indulge in some summer activities such as swimming and canoeing. During the winter temperatures can drop to as low as -4°C making it an ideal place for winter sports of all types. For warm weather, the best time to rent an Abtenau house is during June or July. To relish in the colder conditions, visitors should have an Abtenau holiday during December or January.

Travel to Abtenau, Austria

The town lies approximately 50 kilometres to the south-east of Salzburg Airport (SZG) so it is less than an hour’s drive to start your Abtenau holiday! There are several airlines offering regular affordable flights including Flybe, easyJet, Thomson Airways and British Airways. Passengers can depart from several UK airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Exeter (EXT), Southampton(SOU) and East Midlands (EMA).

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Beautiful...and friendly with great schnapps!

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A very pretty cottage owned by a lovely couple (she speaks good English) who run a schnapps distillery and fruit juice smallholding. The kitchen was well equipped, with lots of fires to light if cold. Bedrooms all very comfortable but bring own bedding and towels! All bathrooms are downstairs but not a big problem, apart from creaky stairs in the night. Outside are fantastic views over the valley to rocky alpine mountains behind. We went summer skiing on the Dachstein glacier (an hour by car)and to the Hallstaten salt works - both trips were superb. The local village of Abtenau is 10 mins away with two good supermarkets. You can also arrange riding lessons just down the hill. Highly recommended and great value!
  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016

Fabulous property near Salzburg

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Really impressed with this chalet - met on arrival by the house keeper, Johanna. Bowl of fruit and Prosecco in the fridge is a nice touch, plus the personal welcome from the owners. Local Spar about 9km away which stocked pretty much everything we needed. We went up the Donnaberg cable car when it was open on a beautifully sunny day, and walked back down the mountain home. Has a hilarious Thursday night at the local hotel which had traditional Austrian dancing, which called for audience participation at times! A truly peaceful location to stay in the summer - thank you
  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016

Wonderful Winter Wonderland in a Luxurious Chalet

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The skiing resort of Dachstein West is a beautiful place to go skiing. It's picturesque setting and circa 150 kms of groomed pistes are ideal for beginners to professionals. This is our 3rd holiday in the region, staying in Annaberg on two previous occasions and we will be back again. If you are considering taking a vacation in this area look no further than Skiblikhaus. A wonderful, luxurious chalet that more than catered for our every need. From a spacious kitchen, relaxing sitting room overlooking the mountains to the much needed sauna at the end of a days skiing. A 10 minute walk/2 minute drive to the gondola that opens up the mountains of the region. The picturesque little village of Russbach, whose skyline is dominated by the beautiful church, has all the required amenities for a wonderful holiday. We wish to thank you Steve for giving us the opportunity to rent your chalet and for all the advise and help on the run up to the trip, including providing a discount for ski-hire in Abtenau!!!!! We are also seriously considering booking the same dates with you next January, so keep us in mind. Yours Melvyn Kennedy, Clare Hughes and family.
  • Review Submitted: 30-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016