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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.

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                Apartment #343873
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                  Multiple rentals Apartment #43719
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                      Apartment #2387651
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                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                  Apartment #757267
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                                                                                Multiple rentals Apartment #20064
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      A wonderful family weekend away

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This was our first time in Austria and we had a wonderful time. The house was perfect for us, two adults and two children. There was a big garden which the children loved exploring. The house was very clean and very comfortable and cozy with an real fire. Everything was fully equipped including the kitchen - it really was a home from home. The location to Vienna was ideal. The owners were so friendly and couldn't help us enough. They answered all of our questions. It was a super weekend and we would definitely return and recommend to others.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 01-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Clean, well maintained, friendly

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Norbert is running a very high class appartment in central Vienna. The location is easy to find and easy to reach by underground. The access is super easy with keys locked up in safe. For the safe we got a code. Therefore our very late arrival was not an issue at all. Also our late departure was very convenient as we could stay in the appartment until 2 pm. Great deal! Great recommendation!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 23-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Excellent Apartment

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We give five stars for this apartment and thank Tanja and her family for their welcome. The apartment is very comfortable, quiet, warm and well equipped with everything you need for a comfortable visit. We enjoyed exploring the city using the trams which run nearby and connect with the underground. We also ate several times at a friendly local restaurant which was hidden away and Tanja told us about. We would certainly go back and stay again.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Oct 2016