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

Tirol (Tyrol) is an Austrian province at the heart of the Austrian Alps, 20% of which is which is protected as nature reserves. Bordering Germany, Italy and Switzerland, Tirol is a beautiful natural paradise, perfect for hiking, mountaineering, climbing and of course, skiing. There are extremely few places which combine staggering natural beauty and rich cultural heritage so breathtakingly, on top of which you find some of the best outdoor sports facilities anywhere in the world.

Things to do on holiday in Tirol, Austria

Tirol is one of the world’s most respected winter sports destinations, having hosted two Winter Olympics, and offering over 800 ski lifts, 3,000 miles of cross country skiing trails, 176 ski schools, 153 ice rinks and 159 toboggan runs. The feared downhill runs of Kitzbuhel are amongst Tirol’s finest skiing heritage, along with the ski jumping in Innsbruck and the cross-country trails of Seefeld. A ski holiday to Tirol can actually be taken at any time of the year, as there are no less than five glacier ski resorts available, including Pitztal and Stubaital.

After the snow clears, Tirol holidays take a new direction. The scenic Tirol cottages which scatter the stunning scenery of the area become a massive draw for walkers and hikers, with over 600 miles of hiking trails. There are 160 mountain huts to house hikers tackling some of the harder peaks, but a night in one of these will mean you really appreciate the luxury of a self catering rental in Tirol! In summer, the 40 glimmering lakes are a refreshing place for a dip for swimmers.

Whatever you enjoy, a Tirol cottage will certainly entertain. Relaxing with spectacular views and delightful mountain towns will be enough for many, but with white water rafting, rock climbing, kayaking, horse riding, wild water surfing, mountain biking hangliding and fishing available, and all of the highest quality. Golf in Tirol is surprisingly good too, especially when you consider the terrain.

Places to holiday in Tirol, Austria

The provincial capital, Innsbruck, is home to what is considered the most beautiful street, not only in Europe, but the world. The Mari a-Theresien Strasse connects the impressive Imperial Arch with the old town of Innsbruck, boasting the Golden Roof, the Imperial Court Church and a number of large paintings and dramatic statues.

The Zillertal Valley encompasses all that is magnificent about Tirol. A Tirol cottage rental in Zillertal is surrounded by unbeatable beauty, welcoming people and all the outdoor activities you could dream of.

Wilder Kaiser-Brixental is both a magnificent skiing resort (the largest interconnected ski area in Austria, with 250km of piste) and a summer haven for walkers.

Travel to Tirol, Austria

Depending on the exact location of your Tirol cottage, either Innsbruck Airport (INN) or Salzburg Airport (SZG) will be the closest. Due to the popularity of Tirol holidays with visitors, there are a vast range of affordable transfer options too, so within 3 hours of leaving the UK, you can be looking with awe out over the dramatic mountain scenery of Tirol, Austria.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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    • 3 BR
    • 2 BA
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    Apartment #1315288
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      Excellent! 4.7/5
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      • 4 BR
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      House #2199596
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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        Apartment #2391051
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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          Apartment #756813
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            Excellent! 4.5/5
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
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            Apartment #2505461
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              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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              • 3 BR
              • 3 BA
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              Chalet #2389671
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                Excellent! 4.4/5
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                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 7
                Apartment #2384317
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                  Good! 3.9/5
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
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                  Apartment #2028476
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                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 2 BA
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                    Farmhouse #27271
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      House #2480917
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                        Very Good! 4.2/5
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                        • 1 BA
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                        Apartment #2464009
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Chalet #550080
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                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
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                            Apartment #2031808
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                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 1 BA
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                              House #2201708
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                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Multiple rentals Apartment #2432816
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                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                  • 1 BR
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                                  Apartment #2096729
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                                    • 1 BR
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                                    Apartment #2562098
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                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 1 BA
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                                      Cabin #2472857
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
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                                        Apartment #755582
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
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                                          Farmhouse #2534964
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                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 2 BA
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                                            Apartment #2323670
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                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                              Apartment #2393795
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                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
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                                                Apartment #44151
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                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                  House #2063287
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                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                    Apartment #2470001
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                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #2204122
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                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                        House #2023992
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                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                          Apartment #2512859
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                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                            Apartment #751286
                                                            46
                                                              • 5 BR
                                                              • 6 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 12
                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #2409660
                                                              10
                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                                Apartment #2384313
                                                                10
                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 5 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #2409660
                                                                  8
                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                    • 2 BA
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                                                                    Apartment #800442
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                                                                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
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                                                                      Apartment #513485
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                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                        (13 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Separate Toilet
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                                                                        Apartment #20407
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                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                          (42 reviews)
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
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                                                                          Apartment #543315
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                                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                                            Apartment #2358654
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
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                                                                              Apartment #26735
                                                                              18
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
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                                                                                House #2023978
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                                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
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                                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #2514832
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                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
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                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #34773
                                                                                    8
                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (32 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BA
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                                                                                      House #740205
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                                                                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                        (49 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 6 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
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                                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                                        House #40690
                                                                                        49
                                                                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Chalet #2360489
                                                                                          6
                                                                                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (25 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Multiple rentals House #2204122
                                                                                            25
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                              • Studio
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #34773
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (54 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                Apartment #514268
                                                                                                54
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (29 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #22519
                                                                                                  29
                                                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 11
                                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #22519
                                                                                                    7
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 11
                                                                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #22519
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Just wonderful!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had the best time in St.Johan, the apartment had the most beautiful view of the city and mountains, and you could even sit outside on the private deck and enjoy it. We went there primarily for skiing, and it was perfect for this, as you just had a short 5 min walk trough the city to the main gondola lift.After skiing it was so nice to get back to the apartment for a warm bath in the tub or a card game on the deck or in the living room, where you could enjoy the sunset over the mountains. Close by was a really nice italian restaurant that Terri recommended, called La Rustica. They served the best pizzas and risottos! The apartment has a very nice atmosphere, and everything was clean and in good order. Kitchen was well equipped and there was plenty of space. There was loads of fun activities in walking distance including; skiing (slalom and cross country), spa and swimming, hiking, ice skating, shopping and a farmers market on fridays. If you want a fun night out, we can highly recommend Max's pub on wednesday where they had kareoke. The alpine ski area was a really nice, lots of pists, stunning views and not to crowded. Finally Terri was a really nice host that helped us with everything we needed to know and had lots of good tips on restaurants and the area in general. Definitely staying here again!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Mar 2017

                                                                                                      4 people sharing..worked fine

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Good value apartment
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Mar 2017