Hotel Lärchenhof Katschberg ****
The Hotel Lärchenhof Katschberg is located in Austria between Salzburg and Carinthia, in the touristic region of Katschberg-Rennweg, renowned for winter sports and as a summer holiday destination. There are more than 70 kilometres of slopes connected by modern ski lifts while in the autumn and summer guests can enjoy the unspoiled nature and ample choice of footpaths for hikers and cyclists. Ideal for couples, with a romantic atmosphere in the bedrooms that contain four-poster beds and the so-called “summer house of cuddles” near the hotel, it is also perfect for families, with services and entertainment for children. With a restaurant that serves regional and international cuisine, the hotel has a large wellness area with an indoor pool (for all ages), a fitness area, saunas and a beauty treatment and massage area. Several sport activities and tours are possible: horse back riding, quad parcour, archery, climbing, biking, cheese producers, brewery tour.
The Wellness Area of the Hotel Lärchenhof Katschberg has 1000 square meters of space that contains an indoor swimming pool, two whirlpools with panoramic views, a sauna area with a Finnish sauna, bio sauna, an infrared Swiss pine sauna and a steam bath. The wellness centre also has a beauty studio, with an offer that includes the classic partial massage, and massages with aromatic oils or Katschberg honey. Beauty treatments for the face and body and the fitness suite complete the wellness offer, which can also be enjoyed in the “Malga delle coccole”, just 10 minutes’ walk from the hotel, where guests can book a massage or practise yoga.
The 54 bedrooms of the Hotel Lärchenhof Katschberg consist of Double Standard, Junior Suite, Romantic Room, Suite del Cuore, Family Room and an apartment with two bedrooms that can sleep up to 6 guests. All bedrooms have a panoramic view of the mountains, with a balcony, a telephone, a radio, satellite TV and a safe. The Romantic Rooms also have a bath in the bedroom and a minibar, while the Suite fo Heart contains a fireplace.
The gastronomic experience of the Hotel Lärchenhof Katschberg begins first thing in the morning, when guests are greeted by a rich buffet that includes energising foods, fresh milk, freshly prepared egg dishes, specialities from Carinthia, and fresh and dried fruit. At lunch time, guests can try the renowned Lärchenhof soup, in the winter served in one of the mountain chalets or in the summer served at the hotel. For dinner, the restaurant proposes a four course menu consisting of regional and international cuisine. The restaurant regularly organises themed evening, with a rustic Carinthian buffet or fresh Asian Wok recipes.
The hotel's services and facilities include:
The Carinthia region is a paradise for nature lovers, hikers and bikers, where you can visit castles and fortresses, museums, national parks, and theme parks. In the summer in particular, a stop in the towns of St. Peter and Greis with their houses and parks adorned by the aromatic Alpine flowers is a must. Also to see in St. Peter is St. Peter’s church, built in the XII century with its famous baroque altar, while another XIV century church dedicated to St George can be found in nearby St. Georgen.
Adults and children over 18 years pay € 2.60 per day.
Near the highway
Wireless internet access
Restaurants in the vicinity
18-hole golf course
Indoor swimming pool
Free car parking