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Alpine chalet in Austria with sweeping views

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7 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Lavamuend, Carinthia, Austrian Alps
80 year old landmark chalet in Southern Austria; idyllic setting close to Slovenian border; sleeps min 4 and up to 12 people on 3 levels, up to 5,000 sqf contemporary living in a historic building with original features, open fire place, Alpine panorama views, sauna, terrace with sweeping views to Slovenia, swimming lake, hiking, mountain bike, beach volleyball, 2 ski areas 35km away. Relax in the serenity of nature's beauty or enjoy a getaway with your extended family/friends/office workers. Wifi and separate office/work area.

Local restaurant walking distance, full catering available or get your daily fresh milk+eggs from the farmer next door.

Town center 8km (€3,50 local fixed taxi rate), historic town 17km from property, 2 airports within 1hr from property. Swimming lake 10km away (canoeing, paddle boarding, swimming, rowing,...
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Listing #HL6962621
About the Owner
Mark H
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
Interaction with guests
Gladly provide details on what/where to go in the area. A list of activities provided at the property. Owner can be reached at any time for questions? Owner and/or co-host available to attend to any questions/issues that may arise.
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed Mark’s luxury place and could not get enough of the Southerly views over several mountain ranges into Slovenia. Greenery surrounds the place and watching the cows stoop up the hill to their stable while having a cappuccino on the wooden balcony was definitely...More

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mhuber4490, VR Owner at Alpine chalet in Austria with sweeping views, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Hello Robert, thanks for your visit. You are nice group of people. Do come back in winter!

Reviewed 20 August 2017

I was joined by 4 friends to visit this low-key area in Southern Austria close to the Slovenian border. The house has so much character and despite its size is super cozy. Mark was an excellent host, giving us lots of tips for eating out,...More

Thank bergfabel
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (4)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    4 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    4 Queens
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: £441 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: £62 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The chalet is located within a small hamlet (5-6 houses including one farm) but enjoys unobstructed Southerly views and 100% privacy. Easily accessibly from town Lavamünd (10 min drive or taxi ride) for pubs, supermarkets, post office, municipality etc.. Day trips to Slovenia (10 minutes to border) to visit picturesque Koroska region with a number of historic towns or drive along the breathtaking Drava river. One of Austria's oldest monasteries (St. Paul) 30 min drive from house with local restaurants, cultural activities (concerts, exhibitions) throughout the year.

Summer activities: Hiking in the woods or up the mountains, mountain biking trail passes close to chalet. Swimming lake 10 min drive from chalet (boating, rowing, swimming, volleyball, etc.). Museum walking distance fro...
Getting around
If you want to visit the sites in the area you need to have a car; municipality subsidised taxi service available in the entire town, incl. the villa.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Graz: 85.0 km
3 airports - Klagenfurt, Graz, Ljubljana - offer connections to most European cities incl. London, Paris, Zurich, Munich, Berlin, Vienna, etc... Distance from airport to chalet is about 60km (Klagenfurt), 85km (Graz) and 135km Ljubljana.
3 hr driving from Vienna, 1h from Graz, 2,5 hrs from Venice, 3,5 hours from Munich, 1,5 hrs from Ljubljana, 1 hr from Maribor, 40 Minutes from Velenje, 25 Minutes from Slovenj Gradec.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 12.0 km.
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