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Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Lungau, Austria Your Home Away From Home

With quaint, traditional towns and villages, all situated over an altitude of 1,000 metres, over 60 lakes and plenty of green countryside to see, the district of Lungau in Austria is one that is often overlooked by many visitors. A Lungau holiday is perfect for either summer or winter trips with a vast range of activities available to enjoy. A Lungau holiday rental cottage will also offer all of the comforts of home as well as some of the most breath-taking views that Austria has to offer.

Things to Do on Holiday in Lungau, Austria

A Lungau holiday is the ideal choice whether you are looking for a destination filled with summer activities or winter pursuits. The area has a multitude of things to enjoy in the summer months including swimming, wind surfing, sailing, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, horse riding, rock climbing, tennis, golf and archery. The winter months see visitors enjoying activities including skiing, hiking, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snow kiting, cross country skiing, sledding, ice skating and Nordic hiking.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Lungau, Austria

If you can tear yourself away from your cosy Lungau holiday rental cottage then there are some wonderful towns and villages just waiting to be explored. In the heart of the Lungau region is the historic and traditional town of Mauterndorf. One of the attractions here that should be at the top of your itinerary is Mauterndorf Castle. This fortress dates back to the 13th century and sits atop a rock to the northwest of the town. The castle used to be used as a toll station in the 11th century and was a childhood haunt of Hermann Goring. Visitors will find many relics, artefacts and a wonderful museum contained within the walls of Mauterndorf Castle.

Weather in Lungau, Austria

If you are thinking of booking a comfortable Lungau holiday rental cottage then you can expect to experience warm summers and cold winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Lungau holiday tend to be June, July and August when the daytime temperature reaches 20°C. The colder months of December, January and February see the temperature drop to around 2°C and can even go as low as -8°C. The annual rainfall amount for the region is 24 inches.

Travel to Lungau, Austria

Travellers on a Lungau holiday can arrive at Salzburg Airport (SZG) which is approximately an hour and a half’s journey from the region. Air operators that offer cheap, frequent flights to the area include Flybe, BMI, Ryanair and British Airways. Passengers can depart from various UK airports including London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Glasgow (GLA), Leeds/Bradford (LBA) and Southampton(SOU).

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                                                                                        Recent Reviews

                                                                                        A great house in a perfect location.

                                                                                        5 of 5
                                                                                        After a long journey we were welcomed by the caretaker Peter who showed us around the house. We were not disappointed. The house was spacious and modern with everything we could possible need for our stay. Every window in the house had a great view, sunrises, sunsets and mountains. The mountainside location of the local town had friendly restaurants and bars. The town had an outdoor swimming pool that was perfect for our teenage daughters to swim, relax and sunbathe. Hopefully we will be able to return during the winter season to this beautiful house and town. Thank you Boris.
                                                                                        • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2016
                                                                                        • Date of Stay: Jul 2016

                                                                                        lovely and peaceful

                                                                                        5 of 5
                                                                                        Have just returned from a very pleasant two weeks at Riverside Cottage and have spent a very comfortable time. The property was ideal for us with views over the river Mur and the narrow gauge railway. The property was comfortable and well maintained and the local manager called by to check that was all was well ( which it was). It might be helpful in the description to make it clear that access to the 2nd bedroom is through the first one- not a problem for us but might be relevant to some people. There is a fridge but no freezer- again not a problem so long as you are aware of it. Very good value for the holiday and handily placed for local sightseeing. We filled everyday without problems and there was lots of information on things to do in the property. Would recommend
                                                                                        • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2016
                                                                                        • Date of Stay: Jul 2016

                                                                                        A pleasant house in great location

                                                                                        4 of 5
                                                                                        We stayed 4 weeks in August. It is a wooden house that belonged to the family for years. Was recently partly renovated.the living room and the two bedrooms are confortable a nicly decorated.The location is great near many small villages. There is a lot to experiance in the near area. The hosts Seffi and Denice are very attentive and helping in any way.
                                                                                        • Review Submitted: 08-Sep-2015
                                                                                        • Date of Stay: Aug 2015