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Riverside Retreat

12 reviews
Cosy lounge area for just relaxing in the evening after a day on the slopes.
Romantic cosy chalet
Home from home facilities including wood burning stove(optional)
Family fun in the snow at this great Austrian find.
140km of excellent skiing in the Lungau, all resorts have lots of long lovely tree lined slopes.
Enjoy BBQ's in the south facing garden in Summer
Ski Lift Gondola at Kreischberg,
Walking in the local area just one of many outstanding walks and mountain hikes close to the house.
Enjoy relaxing with a drink and al fresco dining in the summer garden room.
Open plan dining.
Enjoy the wonderfully friendly atmosphere  in Tamsweg, lots of restaurants & bars !
View of the river near cottage, fishing and white water rafting available in the summer.
Enjoy cycling along the beautiful Mur valley in the green heart of Austria.
Steam train approaching the Cottage, hop on hop off the narrow gauge railway whilst walking/cycling
Samson festival in the local town of Tamsweg
Enjoy a meal at a local Hutte after a lovely walk.
Great bars and restaurants in Tamsweg, 5mins by car, well worth an evenings jaunt !!
Enjoy white water rafting on the River Mur during the summer.
Beautiful local bathing lake
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ramingstein, Austrian Alps
The Riverside Retreat cottage is ideally situated for the popular ski resorts of Speiereck, Katschberg-Aineck, Fanningberg and Obertauern, which are all accessible using just one ski pass for the Lungau region. The large ski resorts of Turracher-Hohe and Kreischberg are also nearby. The cottage is in the village of Ramingstein which is one of the stops along the Murtalbahn - a narrow gauge railway line which provides free transportation for skiers to the ski resort of Kreischberg. The views from the property are outstanding. The cottage is a cosy alpine experience with stylish modern facilities. There is a very well equipped kitchen.There is plenty of room for vehicle parking. For railway enthusiasts there is a steam train runs 3 times a week throughout the summer months it runs from the nearby town of Tamsweg to Murau the journey takes a... Read more
Listing #HL103827
About the Owner
David b
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We just loved our stay and hope to return again soon. Perfect location, comfortable and cozy. Only 30 minutes drive to the ski resorts and so peaceful sitting in the sun listening to the river after a day on the slopes. Perfect!

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Always dreamed of retreating to a log cabin and this was a perfect fit. A log cabin, tastefully decor, with the added benefits of hot water, wi fi and electricity. A perfect position for skiers, hikers, and cyclists as there is plenty of mountains to...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We spent a pleasant week here. The cottage is ideally situated with lovely views and a feeling of being apart and yet is close to the main road and convenient for the nearest town of Tamsweg. Plenty of places to eat, and easy drives to...More

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David B, VR Owner at Riverside Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Hi Wendy Glad you enjoyed your stay at Riverside Retreat and enjoyed some lovely walks, we look forward to welcoming you back in future. Best regards Dave

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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GBP 400
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About the neighbourhood
There are many places of interest in the area to visit, activities such as outdoor swimming pools,golf courses and fishing and horse riding are available close by. Alpine walking is very popular in the summer months. Kreischberg the ski area nearby held the world snow board championships there in 2009 and also the world Telemark skiing championships.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Saltzburg: 120.0 km
The property 1hour 15mins drive from Saltzburg airport.Leave the airport take directions to the A10 and head for Villach, exit the A10 at the St Michael exit, enter St Michael and take the signs for Murau/Tamsweg, the village of Ramingstein is approx 15 mins drive from St Michael. There are a number of budget airlines running from London airports and Manchester to Saltzburg such as Ryanair and Thomsonfly during the skiing season. Holiday Autos is an excellent car hire from Saltzburg airport.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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