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Luxury 3 Bed Apartment, Mountain Resort & Spa - All Year Destination

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WCs1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroomed apartment, on site spa & pool- Perfect All Year Round Holiday

Luxury 3 bedroomed self catering ground floor apartment sleeps 6 comfortably. (7 for extra child). Privately owned & managed with FREE use of onsite spa & pool, FREE wifi and FREE reserved underground parking. Ideal for families or groups of friends. In the beautiful Hohe Tauern National Park, 2 minutes walk to ski gondola and to the centre of charming traditional alpine village of Rauris. A truly all year round destination

Perfect for skiing in the winter, right opposite the gondola station.

Lots of outdoor activities the rest of the year, including hiking, lakes & mountains, cycling, white water rafting, paragliding, horse riding, scooters, to name just a few.

The village has a fantastic outdoor pool, tennis courts, crazy golf, childrens' park.

One hours drive south from the stunning city of Salzburg. Close to Zell am See lake for water sports and Kaprun for all year round skiing on the glazier.

SKIING

Ideal for both skiing and boarders.

Beginners enjoy some of the best ski schools in Europe with German and English spoken. It is the perfect resort for family skiing. For the intermediates they can enjoy stress free, wide pistes with no queues. A wonderful snow paradise. Visitors come back year after year. Main cable-car station two minute walk (no bus trip needed!).

New ski gondola opened 2017, opening up new ski runs.

Wonderful restaurants for lunch and to take in the breath taking alpine views. Costs on the mountain are surprisingly reasonable.

For the more daring, there is a black run into the village, also there are some of the largest ski areas in Austria are also within a 20-40 minute drive including Kitzbuhel, Zell am See, Heiligenblut, Bad Gastein, Flachau, Saalbach, St Johann and the Kitzsteinhorn (Kaprun) Glacier, which provides skiing 365 days a year!

The summit is at 2200m and runs all the way down, via 36 km of excellent skiing to the resort at 950 m.

There are three gondolas that carry you to the summit, 3 t-bars and one chair lift.

A cross country skiing trail passes directly in front of the Mountain Resort, providing access to 40 kms of cross-country tracks in the Rauris valley.

APARTMENT & RESORT

The modern apartment is very well equipped with a open plan living area, 2 double bedrooms, one with king size bed, one with double bed and the 3rd bedroom with set of bunk beds.

Free use of the onsite Schönblick Mountain Resort spa & pool, wi fi and underground parking space.

1 ensuite bathroom with shower, 1 main bathroom with bath/shower and 1 separate WC.

Kitchen is modern with microwave, dishwasher, oven & hob, fridge/freezer and Nespresso coffee machine.

A put up bed can be supplied for an extra child.

Two large bi-fold doors open out onto the double aspect raised balcony with garden furniture, that enjoys the sun for most of the day.

Relax in the onsite spa and enjoy the sauna, Steam room and Infrared cabin for those aching muscles. Take a dip in the 20m heated pool, or just lay back on a lounger and watch the children play.

There is an onsite gym for those that want to keep their fitness levels up whilst on holiday.

Underground car park space and boot room. Free Wi-fi, 32' Plasma TV, DVD player.

The Spa, gym, boot room, laundry room and Restaurant can be accessed via underground.

Being on the ground floor makes this apartment very child friendly so the children can play in the open space outside, whilst you relax on the raised balcony. Cot and highchair can be supplied at an additional cost.

What is included in the price:

Use of the onsite spa & pool

Underground car park space

Wi Fi

Linen & Towels (excluding beach towels)

Final clean

1 kingsize bed.

1 double bed

1 set of bunk beds.

2 bathrooms – main bathroom with bath, double sinks and shower. 1 Separate toilet. En-suite bathroom to main bedroom.

Underfloor heating

Cable TV

Nespresso coffee machine

RAURIS VILLAGE

For a small village Rauris has great facilities. A two minute walk into the centre of the village, with numerous places to eat and drink. Two supermarkets to stock up on all you need.

A fabulous outdoor pool with views down the valley, outdoor and indoor tennis courts, crazy golf and a park which are all within walking distance. It makes an excellent location for both summer and winter holidays for the whole family. Lots more activities are available near by.

SPRING, SUMMER, AUTUMN

The Rauris Valley is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts as it offers a multitude of sporting and leisure activities all year round.

On your summer holiday you can enjoy 250 km of unspoilt hiking and cycling trails.

Drive up the near by Grossglockner (tallest peak in Austria) to see the stunning views of the Austrian Alps.

Take a 12 km drive to the picturesque town of Zell am See and enjoy the many facilities around the lake, including water sports.

White water rafting available in near by Taxenbach.

For the more adventurous, a hike to the Zittelhaus, the highest weather station in Europe and stay the night above the clouds!

Indoor climbing walls are a great day out for all the family, no experience necessary.

Near by you will find several Thermal Spa's full of family enjoyment, relaxation and fun. All have indoor and outdoor swimming pools, spa area, adults only quiet areas. You can enjoy watching the mountains in the warm outdoor thermal pools all year round.

Things to do:

WINTER

Skiing

Snowboarding

Cross country skiing

Snow shoeing

Winter Hiking

Abseiling

Swimming in thermal spa

Paragliding

Tobogganing

SUMMER

Hiking

Trout fishing

Gold panning

Mountain Biking

Horse riding

Scooters down the mountain

Golf

Summer skiing

Sailing

Water skiing

Canyoning

Canoeing

White water rafting

Abseiling

Swimming

Mountaineering

Paragliding

Tennis

Museums

Bird watching

More Details

Owner
Helen Connelly
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 June, 2018

About Helen Connelly

As a family we love the outdoors. Skiing in the winter and cycling and hiking in the summer. We love stunning scenery and Austria definitely has that!

Helen Connelly purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Helen Connelly chose Rauris

We visited Rauris for a number of years, skiing in the winter and exploring in the summer. We loved the endless amount of walks and cycle routes to explore. The stunning scenery still takes our breath away. We decided to purchase an apartment on the Schonblick Mountain Resort because of the amazing onsite facilities, with the added benefit of being a few minutes walk into the centre of the village.

What makes this apartment unique

Skiing gondola and ski schools are opposite, so no bus rides!

Onsite spa & pool, great for relaxing after a long day on the slopes.

Eva Maria 2 is a ground floor apartment with a raised wrap around balcony, having the benefit of sun most of the day.

Included is an underground parking space, onsite laundry room, boot room and gym.

Rauris is in National Park, therefore is not over developed. The scenery in breathtaking.

A stunning traditional Alpine village with all the modern facilities needed for a very enjoyable holiday.

2 minutes walk into the centre of the village, with numerous restaurants and bars.

Rauris is a wonderful place to have a holiday with so many activities to try, or to use as a base to visit the many wonderful places. Zell em See has a lovely lake and is only a short drive. Salzburg for shopping and site seeing is an hours drive north. Visit the Eagles Nest (Hitlers holiday home) for some culture.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We stayed in this fantastic family friendly apartment over New Year 2013/2014 for one week. A perfect destination for beginner and intermediate skiers. The children really enjoyed the very popular English speaking Karl Maier ski school, whilst my wife and I were hitting the slopes. In the late afternoons we all made the most of the fantastic Pool and Spa, before enjoying dinner out in one of the many quaint, and very reasonably priced restaurants that Rauris has to offer and an evening drink at the Bar.



The scenery was fantastic, the people were very friendly and the snow was great. We had no problems booking the apartment, it was very quick and efficient, and the apartment was in perfect condition when we arrived.



We will be returning again very soon. Mr Severs, Newcastle, UK





This apartment is in a fantastic location with stunning views. Very well equipped and comfortable, with a large ground floor balcony. The apartment is within walking distance of the local village with restaurants and bars. Plenty of hiking trails and cycle routes. The owners were a pleasure to deal with and made the transaction very easy. An added bonus was the Spa which was a real treat to relax in after a day hiking! Looking forward to a winter holiday here to see the place in the snow!



MD Hotels, UK
Jan 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Rauris in Gemeinde Taxenbach

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • resort
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Double sink unit
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Separate toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite bathroom to Bedroom 1
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed , Wardrobe & bedside cabinets
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Ensuite bathroom, wardrobe, bedside cabinets, chest of drawe
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk beds, wardrobe, bedside cabinets
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Our apartment sleeps 6 comfortably. We may consider an extra small child to bring the number up to 7. A charge is made for cot or put up bed.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8333335 based on 7 reviews
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Great Apartment, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment in this family friendly resort. Easy drive from Saltzburg and great to have the reserved underground parking spot. Apartment is comfortable and well equiped and only a short walk to the lift station. If skiing book a locker at the ski hire shop. All in all a great apartment and location. Would return again

  • Review Submitted: 24-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay in beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

The location of the property is perfectly placed, less than 10 minutes walk into Rauris centre. It was extremely well equipped and decorated to a high standard, in keeping with its surroundings. It was clean and the beds were very comfortable. You have private parking and free access to the onsite pool and sauna, which we used daily. The views were stunning at the height of the Summer, and can imagine it is equally impressive in the Winter. We have been in contact with Helen prior to the holiday, and she was very helpful in all her advice with regards to activities...we travelled with 2 children and wanted a mixture of relaxation and things to do, and found this a perfect choice. I would highly recommend and hope to return in th future.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Rauris and found the apartment to be in a great location, close to the centre and enjoyed the wonderful views. Also that you made good use of the onsite spa and pool. You are right the area is also stunning in the winter, there is so much to do in area and we would love to welcome you back in the future.
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Fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

A beautifully clean, contemporary apartment with lovely Austrian character. Perfectly located to access the picturesque slopes during the day and the tasty restaurants in the evening. A short walk to all local amenities. A definite must.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again in the future.
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Rediscover skiing in Rauris!

  • 5 of 5

Apartment is perfect for a Skiing holiday. Under floor heating gives a lovely warm welcome when you return from the slopes and masses of hot water means no-one is unable to shower or bathe. Everything is clean and tidy and you can cook efficiently in the kitchen. We hadn' t skied for 23 years, but it really is like riding bike!! We will be back !

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Amazing holiday from start to finish!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing holiday from start to finish! Wish we would of booked longer as we didn't get chance to do all the things we wanted to do. The views are breath taking (no matter what time of day or the weather).

The apartment is very spacious, clean and comfortable. Perfect to chill out watching DVDs, playing cards and catching up with friends whilst the kids sleep. The management staff were very helpful and always obtainable.

The onsite pool is open in the afternoon so came in handy after a long day walking and sightseeing.

We visited the gondolas, Salzburg zoo, Salzburg town (using park and ride) zel am see, national park and weixen restaurant.

The local amenities are accessible and very close to the apartment. The local restaurants are good (although if you are not a fan of salt on your food you need to request as food is very salty everywhere)! The outdoor pool is very entertaining for children and good for the adults to relax (and catch up on sunbathing)!

We thoroughly enjoyed this holiday and are planning another visit in the next few years to complete everything we wanted to do.

Thank you for having us.

Nat, Ben and Thomas (2) (Derbyshire, U.K.) Nat, Pete, Gracie (8) and Mason (5). (Lancashire, U.K.)

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your summer holiday so much. You are right, Rauris has so much to offer! Ever thought of a family ski holiday ?................
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Schöne große Wohnung

  • 4 of 5

Wir haben mit unseren drei Kindern eine schöne Woche in Rauris verbracht. Hübsches kleines Dorf, welches in einem schönen Tal liegt. Die Wohnung war sauber, gepflegt und für 5 Personen schön geräumig. Kommen gerne wieder.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, really glad you enjoyed your stay. You are right that Rauris is a very pretty village, very traditional (but with all the things you need for a modern life style!). Glad you discovered this beautiful valley hidden away in the national park and we would love to welcome you back again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Salzburg
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Zell am See
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Taxenbach
Nearest Restaurant
15 Metres
Onsite
Nearest Ski
150 Metres
Rauris Gondola
Car: not necessary

Tourist Office/Activities in and around Rauris

This section provides you with some useful contacts and information regarding things to do within and around Rauris to suit all taste and ages. If you do require any further information on what you can see and do in Rauris you can visit the Tourist Office (Tel. 0043 6544 20022) website www.raurisertal.at Tourist Offices in other towns can provide equally excellent information.

There are many annual traditions in Austria which are celebrated at various times throughout the year: A weekly listing is available from reception or from the Tourist Office.

A few of the other places of interest in the area are:-

 Great day out for the whole family, on the outskirts of Salzburg: www.salzburg-zoo.at

 For adrenaline junkies- suitable for kids too. Scooter down the mountain! www.xfunrauris.com

 Tandem flying: www.austriafly.at

 Eagles nest: Hitlers holiday home. www.kehlsteinhaus.de/en/index.php

 Salt mines: www.salzwelten.at/en/hallein/saltmine/

 Salzburg with its Castle, Zoo, Fortress, cultural opportunities and City Centre

 Werfen with its historic castle and the famous ice cave (Eisriesenwelt)

 Zell am See with its lake and boating / bathing opportunities

 Kaprun with its gorge and the reservoirs plus summer ski-ing on the glacier

 Taxenbach with the gorge and the opportunity to go rafting and canoeing www.raftingcenter.com

 Krimml with the famous waterfalls

 Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse – a spectacular all day drive – toll c.25 euro

 Climbing Centre - Situated on the other side of Zell am see lake, around a 25-minute drive (klikosport.at). Great fun and excellent value! No experience necessary and even suitable for young children. www.felsenfest.cc/en

 The following websites will provide you with information on the Salzburgerland area. The Salzburgerland card which enables you to visit a lot of sights in the area is excellent value if you intend using mountain lifts or visiting many attractions:

www.salzburgerlandcard.com

www.salzburgerland.com

www.salzburg.info

www.eisriesenwelt.at

www.europasportregion.info

www.grossglockner.at

www.hellbrunn.at

Ice Climbing

The beautiful Kolm Saigurn at the end of the valley is equipped with several beautiful waterfalls, there is easy and difficult courses to follow and something for all tastes.

For further information please contact: Naturfreundehaus Kolm Saigurn

Telephone: 0043 6544 8103

Minigolf

You can find a minigolf course in Rauris. It is situated up the road behind the church.

Gaisbachstr. 20 in Rauris Telephone: 0043 6544 6321

Tennis

There are tennis courts in Rauris. These are located in the Sportstrasse near the SPAR Supermarket. For court reservations please visit the facility.

Distillery

Rauris has a 12th century Schnapps commercial distillery, which is located a few kilometres from Rauris, past Worth at the Gasthof Kirchenwirt. Here fruit schnapps is made from just about everything. An enclosure is also situated there so you can see deer, marmots, rabbits, goats etc.

Gasthof Kirchenwirt Familie Winkler Telephone: 0043 6544 811

Gold Panning

Rauris has a long history with gold panning and there are several places where you can try gold panning in Rauris:

 Goldwaschplatz Bodenhaus (0043 6544 8111)

For further information please contact the Tourist Office.

 Goldwaschplatz Heimalm

Telephone: 0043 6544 6334

Mail: info@goldwaschen.at

Web: www.goldwaschen.at

 Gasthof Pinzgauer Hof Telephone: 0043 6544 63830

 Gasthof Sportalm Telephone: 0043 6544 6255

Horse Sleigh Rides

During the winter months and subject to snow conditions there are several operators offering horse drawn sleigh rides. For any further information please contact them directly.

 Fam. Egger at Platzwirt, Rauris

Telephone: 0043 6544 6333

 Fam. Mayer Andrelwirt,Wörth

Telephone: 0043 6544 6411

 Rauriser Reiterhof Nigglgut, Bucheben

Telephone: 0043 6544 8115

 Country Inn Neuwirt, Heinz Groder

Telephone 0043 676 4357575

 Gasthof Pinzgauerhof, Gottfried Langreiter, Huntsdorf

Telephone 0043 6544 6383

 Groder Heinz

Hundsdorfweg 20 in Rauris

Telephone: 0043 6544 7080

Mobile: 0043 676 4357575

Summer Activities

Great walks

Drive down the valley to the Bodenhaus, park in the public car park. From far end of the car park look out for the path that takes you over the stream. Follow the red/white flag like signs painted on trees and rocks. Walk up to the Panorama Alm. It will take about 1:45 hours, but it is well worth it. On your way up, turn off to see the waterfalls which are sign posted on the left. Reward yourself for the effort with a bowl of wonderful goulash soup. Views are amazing!

Past the Bodenhaus you will find the entrance into the National Park. Pay for the car park and there are numerous walks to follow.

For the more serious hiker, why not walk up the Europe's highest weather station. You can even stay the night. www.zittelhaus.at/

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Rauris, Salzburg Land

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2018
8 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
£511
for 4 nights
£895
 
 
Low season
2 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£565
for 7 nights
£565
 
 
Xmas
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,695
for 7 nights
£1,695
 
 
Low Ski Season
5 Jan 2019 - 1 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
High Ski 2019
2 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,295
for 7 nights
£1,295
 
 
Low ski season 2019
2 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

There is a Rauris tax of €2.00 per person per day (over 15) payable in cash at the resort, guest discount card will be supplied by my Representative from Wright Property Services. Final clean, bed linen & towels are included. Use of the spa is free - A €5 deposit may be payable at the resort for spa pass. Apartment will be checked prior to your departure and refunded within 7 days if found to be satisfactory. .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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