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Riverside Retreat

Enjoy BBQ's in the south facing garden in Summer
5.0 of 5 stars
6 reviews
Enjoy BBQ's in the south facing garden in Summer
Cosy lounge area for just relaxing in the evening after a day on the slopes.
Enjoy relaxing with a drink and al fresco dining in the summer garden room.
Walking in the local area just one of many outstanding walks and mountain hikes close to the house.
Home from home facilities including wood burning stove(optional)
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.
140km of excellent skiing in the Lungau, all resorts have lots of long lovely tree lined slopes.
Ski Lift Gondola at Kreischberg, 1 hour from Salzburg, 15 mins to the piste !!
Family fun in the snow at this great Austrian find.
Romantic cosy chalet ??????
Beautiful local bathing lake
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
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
About the owner, David b
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL103827 by: Holiday Lettings
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Chris W
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 15 November 2013 for a stay in February 2012

We took the family (inc 3 children under 10) and had a fantastic half term's skiing in 2012. This tradition chalet is located in a rural setting and the children loved waking-up each day and seeing the narrow-guage train pass down the valley. There are some wonderful walks along the river and the property is in an enviable rural location... more

Porthleven, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 November 2013 for a stay in February 2013

We stayed here in February 2013 while taking a week's family ski holiday at nearby Krieschberg. The comfortable accommodation was well located for the ski resort, a range of good restaurants and supermarkets at nearby Tamsweg. Our three children loved the heated swimming pool (part outdoors) at Tamsweg which included a flume and toddlers pool. Very relaxing after 5 days... more

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Thank you for your very positive comments. Glad the family enjoyed their stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. more

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Naomi T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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Riverside Retreat was recommended to me through a friend who's already been there. We visited in summer and had a great time. The cottage is small and cosy - perfect as a base for exploring the surrounding area. The cycle path which runs past the cottage is a great way of reaching other villages along the valley, we used it... more

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  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Swingset
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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5 Jan 2016
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28 Feb 2016
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29 Feb 2016 -
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10% payable to secure booking remainder to be paid 6 weeks prior to your vacation
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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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