Looking for specials in June or September? Please check out our (*CONTENT HIDDEN*) (*CONTENT HIDDEN*) After an extensive search for several years, we have found our dream holiday home in the idyllic town of Kötschach-Mauthen in Carinthia, Austria, adjacent to the Italian border. Do you, like us, like to spend your holiday with luxury and comfort? The house has a fully equipped kitchen, underfloor heating and a lovely fireplace. It also has two terraces (1 covered) on the south and west so you can spend the day enjoying the sun. Upstairs, there is space for six people to sleep. There is a bathroom with a shower, tub and sink and a separate toilet. From the master bedroom you can step on the balcony, with stunning panoramic views and two chairs so you can relax. The chalet is situated on the outskirts of the village, next to the slopes of Kötschach-Mauthen and a few minutes from a lovely swimming pool, with indoor and outdoor pools with sunbathing areas and a sauna. From the chalet, it is a 5 minute walk to the village that has various shops, among three large supermarkets. This is a selection of everything the chalet and Kötschach-Mauthen have to offer. For more detailed information and activities in the area, I refer to the (*CONTENT HIDDEN*) of our chalet. Summer Activities Also in the summer there is in Kötschach-Mauthen itself and in the surroundings enough to experience. With its central location, Haus Alpenglühen is an excellent start for both an active and a passive vacation. Cycling & Walking: The region is ideal for cycling and walking. You can use the bike to go out and enjoy the pristine nature of the racing bike on one of the many mountain climbs. If you prefer to take any action by foot, the region offers many opportunities for hiking. Water: The region of Kötschach-Mauthen will also be appealing to someone who likes to be around water. Nearby, you will find a number of lakes with crystal clear water like the Ossiacher and Pressegger Lake, the warmest lake of Austria. On a beautiful summer day, it is also worthwhile to pay a visit to the natural pool in Kötschach-Mauthen. Rafting & Kayaking: Carinthia offers various possibilities for activity on the water. On the Gail river at Kötschach-Mauthen and the Isel river near Lienz you can go kayaking and rafting. These rivers are suitable for both whitewater rafting and relaxing trips. Italy: Because Kötschach-Mauthen is situated in the extreme south of Austria, you can also include Italy in your vacation plans. An absolute must do is a day trip to Venice. By car you can reach Venice in only two hours. It is also worthwile to spend a day on the Adriatic coast near the Italian town of Grado. Winter Activities Downhill: There is a skiing area and a great practice slope for beginners and children less than a two minute walk from the chalet. The track has a length of six kilometers and ends almost in the garden of the chalet. Down the slope, there is the opportunity to have a drink. Nassfeld Hermagor: Hermagor Nassfeld skiing area is a 15 minute drive by car (or free ski bus) from the chalet. Nassfeld Hermagor has 130 km skiing slopes with modern lifts and snow! You will find cozy bars and restaurants to enjoy a drink and have a bite. There is of course the opportunity to celebrate the après-ski activities. Once a week there is night skiing. Millennium Express: The Millennium Express will take 17 minutes to cover the 6,000 m long trajectory of the bottom of the Gailtal to skiing slopes. It is the longest cable car in Austria. Vicinity of the chalet Wellness, peace and tranquility: The area is known for its unspoilt nature. During the winter you can enjoy skiing, snowboarding and cross country skiing in open areas. In your summer vacation, the beautiful nature flourishes. Wellness, tranquility and serenity characterizes the environment, but it also energetic with the many possibilities for mountain biking, cycling, hiking and other activities. The area is beautiful with a pleasant atmosphere on the south side of the Alps. A day at lovely Lienz, the Italian resort of Grado or romantic Venice is also a possibility. The chalet is located only 15 kilometers from the Italian border. Moreover, the price level in this area is lower than what you are used to in your holiday destination.
After an extensive search for several years, we have found our dream holiday home in the idyllic town of Kötschach-Mauthen in Carinthia, Austria, adjacent to the Italian border.