Castle hotels in Austria and the possibility of living in them
Castle hotel ” dürnstein ”
Hotel Schloss Durnstein 5* – the Danube Valley Wachau is one of the most beautiful river valleys in Europe. This area is called the “cradle of Austria”.
In the fortress “dürnstein” has long been imprisoned by the king of England Richard I the Lionheart. The remains of this fortifications have been preserved to our days. Castle hotel “dürnstein” is built in the Renaissance style and is an integral part of the magnificent scenery.
Location: in the town of Durnstein on the Danube river, 7 km from the town of Krems (Krems an der Donau) and 70 km from Vienna. (Departure from Vienna on the A22, continue on highway No. 3 towards Crams)
Castle hotel ” Krumbach ”
Hotel Schloss Krumbach 4* – Fortress “Krumbach” was built in the XIII century on top of a mountain. Well preserved fortification walls, watchtowers and gates that make a lasting impression. Today the fortress houses a castle hotel “Krumbach”.
Location: in the town of Krumbach in southern Lower Austria, 90 km from Vienna. (Departure from Vienna on the motorway A23, continue along highway 3 to the town Aspang Markt Edlitz, or from them to the family-friendly 10 km)
Castle hotel ” walkersdorf ”
Hotel Schloss Weikersdorf 4*
Totzlol more well-known since the thirteenth century.
Located near the center, on the edge of the Vienna forest, in Baden, near Vienna. This city is famous for its sulfurous thermal springs that cure many diseases and increase vitality.
Location: in the town of Baden near Vienna (20 km).
Castle hotels in Upper Austria
In the foothills of the Alps, in the town of bad Hal (Bad Hall) in Upper Austria, is situated the old castle “Fairer”. It is built in Baroque style by the famous architect Johann Michael Pranarom. Lovers of nature and quiet relaxation are given the opportunity of playing Golf, secluded Hiking or Cycling in the hilly surroundings or trips to the famous lake of Salzkammergut .
Location: in the town of bad Hal (Bad Hall) from the city of Linz (Linz) 45-50 km.