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The spacious apartment sleeps 7 people in two double rooms and one triple room. There is a large dining table, a well equipped kitchen with a hob, oven and microwave. The apartment is situated on the 1st floor with lift access from the parking garage. There is basement which houses a Wellness area with sauna, jacuzzi, infra-red room and loungers. In winter the 860km of prepared slopes with 270 modern lifts is a skier and snowboarders dream. The ski bus stops 15m from the door and it is possible to walk to the ‘Grafenberg’ gondola which is approx 500m. The 'Flying Mozart' gondola is a similar distance but uphill and easily reached by the bus which stops outside the apartment. Both have good car parking and the two mountain peaks are linked by the new G-Link cable car, which gets you quickly between the two, with no need for cars or buses. There are 2 ski schools in the village, both of which offer excellent tuition for groups and individuals.
Skiing: The Austrian ski resort of Wagrain is part of the Salzburger Sportwelt Ski Area with access to 138 individual pistes. In addition to the skiing in Wagrain itself (350km of piste ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Salzburger Sportwelt ski resorts of Altenmarkt, Filzmoos, Flachau, Goldegg, Kleinarl, Radstadt, St. Johann-Alpendorf and Zauchensee. All of these are served by the local free ski bus service. The area is accessible to all levels of skiers; for those just starting out through to the expert.
With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable. Snow making - Wagrain is able to augment natural snow through the use of 60 Snow Cannons. Ski Lift Capacity :- The 100 Ski Lifts of Wagrain are able to uplift 22,977 skiers per hour. Resort altitude 850m.
In summer Wagrain has over 140km of marked hiking and walking paths and clearly marked mountain bike trails for exploring the surrounding mountains. Summer Skiing is also possible on the nearby glaciers. Wasserwelt, a large water park, is 700m and walkable with good parking provided.
Situated in the centre of the village, you have a good choice of restaurants and cafes. A large supermarket, bank, baker and deli are all on the doorstep along with a good range of clothing and ski and gift shops. In the summer months, there is a fabulous season ticket to local attractions or the wider Salzberg area (Wagrainer card and Salzbergerland card)
Travel: Salzburg Airport is just one hours drive away. There are three airports within 3 hours drive, Munich, Graz and Innsbruck all served by low cost airlines. There is a Wagrain website which gives full details of winter and summer activities.
Salzburg is the closest airport, less than 1 hours drive from Wagrain. There is a train service from Salzburg to St Johann im Pongau, which is 9km from Wagrain and served by bus or taxi. A car is not essential, but useful if you want to explore the surrounding area.
The apartment is in the centre of Wagrain opposite the market square. There are 3 supermarkets within walking distance of the apartment.
Further Details: There is a large walled balcony to 2 sides of the apartment with garden furniture and a BBQ.
There is a good selection of restaurants, cafes and shops. There is a bank opposite with a cash point and next door to the bank is the tourist information office.
There is a fantastic water park with indoor and outdoor pools, water slides, spa and sauna facilities approx 10 min walk from the apartment.
3 Large bedrooms each with an en suite shower room and toilet.
Each has a double wardrobe. Large double beds consist of 2 single mattresses in a solid wooden frame. The triple room has an additional single.
All have large windows onto the private balcony....moreless
3 en suites all have mirrors over the basin, with a wall light and a shaver point.
Tiled floors and raised shower cubicles with glass door....moreless
The apartment has under floor heating with thermostats in each room. Suitable for families and has lift access to the door direct from the parking garage.
There is a coin operated washing machine and tumble dryer in the basement, adjacent to the wellness area and secure ski and boot locker.
The shared wellness area has a coin operated jacuzzi and sauna. An infra-red cabinet and relaxing loungers. There are also toilet and shower facilities....moreless
High Season Jan 30 - Feb 26, 2016 7 night min stay
Mid Season Feb 27 - Apr 9, 2016 7 night min stay
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The price is based on up to 7 guests.
A 20% non refundable deposit is payable on booking to secure the property. The balance is to be paid in full 60 days before the arrival date.
30% discount for late bookings within 4 weeks of arrival.
€85 cleaning is additional and must be paid locally on arrival.
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Set in the Sportwelt Amade region, Wagrain offers a fantastic location for skiing, walking and sightseeing. Once home to Josef Mohr, Silent Night was written here. Shops in the village range from top of the range ski and sports shops, through to banks, deli's, bakers and one where the most fantastic wood carvings are made. The gondola is approx 500m from the apartment, so access is easy and the bars, restaurants and hotels offer a good range of 'Apres Ski' and are within walking distance.
Other Activities: White water rafting, high ropes activity course and climbing wall
Ski: The Austrian ski resort of Wagrain is part of the Salzburger Sportwelt Ski Area with access to 138 individual pistes. In addition to the skiing in Wagrain itself (350km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Salzburger Sportwelt ski resorts of Altenmarkt, Filzmoos, Flachau, Goldegg, Kleinarl, Radstadt, St. Johann-Alpendorf and Zauchensee. All of these are served by the local free ski bus service
With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable. Snowmaking - Wagrain is able to augment natural snow through the use of 60 Snow Cannons.
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 100 Ski Lifts of Wagrain are able to uplift 22,977 skiers per hour. Resort altitude 850m.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We bought this apartment from new, 7 years ago and still love our trips out to what has become a 'second home'. We are happy to share this with you and hope that you and your family enjoy the beautiful area and all it has to offer in both summer and winter.
Why the Owner Chose Wagrain: It is in a great and highly convenient location - with fantastic hassle free skiing and access to a vast ski area. The central village location gives easy access to shops, restaurants, bars and the ski lifts, with the ski bus stopping right outside the door. Also, beautiful in the summer months.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: Very large and spacious apartment with 3 en-suite bedrooms and a separate toilet off the living area.