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Lovely Holiday/Ski Apartment in Idyllic Alpine Village of Ramsau Am Dachstein

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Last updated: 02/11/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:0.5
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Well equipped, one bedroom, comfortable apartment - sleeps 2-4

Apartment Waltraud is situated on the second floor of Haus Karlwirt. The accommodation comprises a light, airy living room with a double sofa bed, a comfortable armchair, TV with satellite, bookcase, cupboard, dining table with four chairs and a well equipped kitchen area. A separate bedroom has a comfortable double Austrian style bed, wardrobe and two bedside tables. There is a shower room with a wash basin, and a separate toilet. There is plenty of storage space, with an additional large wardrobe in the entrance hall, a four drawer chest of drawers and a large wet/drying room. There are attractive pictures on the walls throughout the apartment. Free WiFi is provided. An extensive, sunny, south west facing balcony offers magnificent mountain views which can also be enjoyed from the living room and bedroom. The apartment is well insulated and has oil central heating.

Free Summer Cards and a secure parking space are provided.
Superb location: Although a car is recommended, it is very possible to enjoy a holiday in Apartment Waltraud without a car in both summer and winter, as many of our visitors and we ourselves can confirm. Many attractions/activities are within easy walking distance - we are ideally situated for the many and varied delights of the Rittisberg mountain and are surrounded by restaurants and cafes. A fabulous outdoor shop (Ski Willy) is close at hand as is ski hire and Ramsau ski school is 5 minutes walk away. Public transport is very good, with regular buses to Ramsau Ort and Ramsau Kulm, where a wide variety of excellent shops, including 2 supermarkets can be found (the new Spar supermarket in Ramsau Ort is particularly good - we walk down to it, then catch the bus back). The regular bus service also goes to the Dachstein cable car and to Schladming which has excellent shops and a train station offering a direct connection to Salzburg and the airport. Taxis are also easily available and reasonably priced.


Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/11/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 44 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom also contains a large wardrobe, two bedside tables, a bedside light and large double window/door with stunning mountain views....moreless

Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Balcony furniture - a wooden table, 2 wooden chairs and a wooden bench provided. As apartment is on second floor small children must be supervised on balcony at all times....moreless


  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Seating for 4 people


Write a review 4.8
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring season
May 1 - May 20, 2017
6 night min stay
Peak summer
May 21 - Aug 31, 2017
6 night min stay
Low summer
Sep 1 - Oct 20, 2017
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Oct 21 - Dec 9, 2017
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Low ski season
Dec 10 - Dec 19, 2017
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Xmas and New Year
Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2018
7 night min stay


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Peak Ski season
Jan 5 - Feb 28, 2018
7 night min stay

Low ski season
Mar 1 - Apr 7, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • End cleaning and laundry $54.36


Maximum of 4 guests permitted in the apartment. Prices given are for 2 guests - for additional guests a payment of 10 Euros per person per night is required.

End cleaning and laundry + 50 Euros

Prices and payments in pounds sterling are available - please contact the owner.

Cancellation policy:

Deposit non-refundable.

2 - 4 weeks - 50% refund

1 - 2 weeks - 25 % refund

Less than 1 week - no refund

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 02/11/2017
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85 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
20 Metres
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
7.5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
26 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
325 Metres
Nearest Ski
300 Metres
Nearest Beach
Ramsau (lake)

Car: Recommended

Apartment Waltraud is a lovely holiday/ski apartment in Haus Karlwirt, which lies at the foot of the majestic Dachstein mountain, and offers magnificent mountain views from its extensive balcony. Ramsau am Dachstein is an idyllic Alpine village in a beautiful situation at 1200 meters and is in the Ski-Amade region - one ski pass gives access to over 850 km of piste including the world famous ski slopes of Schladming and the Dachstein glacier (the free ski bus is a minute away). Extensive cross country skiing is available from the door of Haus Karlwirt and the ski slopes of the Rittisberg are just a few minutes walk away, as is the Ramsau ski school. In the summer, nearby Ramsau beach with its cafes, lake and many other attractions can be enjoyed as well as numerous and varied walks, some level, some steep, but all affording breathtaking views of the mountains, valleys and streams. Many and varied family activities are close at hand, including cycling, horse riding and tobogganing.

Other Activities: Adventure trail, snowboarding, tobogganing, sleigh rides

Golf: World's first ecological golf course at the Kobaldhof - 2.5 km away.

18 hole golf course - the Dachstein-Tauern - in Haus in Ennstal - approx. 12 km away.

18 hole golf course in Radstadt - approx. 25 km away.

Ski: Extensive cross-country skiing from front door of Haus Karlwirt.

Rittisberg ski lift 300 metres away.

Ski school and nursery slopes 150 metres away.

Free ski bus 50 metres away allowing access to 850 km of piste, including the world famous Schladming ski slopes and the year-round skiing on the Dachstein glacier.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We live in a small village in North Yorkshire - Paul is a practising veterinary surgeon, Judy a retired A&E nurse. Judy worked for a year in a hospital in Innsbruck many years ago and developed a lifelong love of Austria - Paul also loves Austria, having enjoyed many holidays there.

Why the Owner Chose Ramsau am Dachstein, Austria:
When looking for a property to buy in Austria we were attracted by the Alps in Salzburgerland and Steiermark as these areas are less well known to British tourists (a well kept secret). Firstly, we fell in love with Ramsau am Dachstein which is a beautiful, quiet, spread out village lying high up on a plateau surrounded by beautiful mountains. Walking from our apartment to Ramsau Ort is just magical in all the seasons and the air is incredibly clean and fresh. We need to pack our sunglasses all year round, as the sunshine has an exceptional quality - they call it 'walking on sunshine'. We chose the apartment mainly because of the breathtaking views, and the extensive balcony, but it is also very comfortable and an excellent size for 2 - 4 guests. Haus Karlwirt is a friendly building and in a lovely, quiet, peaceful location, but with easy access to footpaths, buses, shops, Ramsau beach and the Rittisberg. We stay in the apartment as often as we can, so there are many home comforts there which can be enjoyed by our guests.

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Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/11/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Haus Karlwirt in summer

    Haus Karlwirt in summer

  • Bedroom with comfortable Austrian style bed

    Bedroom with comfortable Austrian style bed

  • Kitchen area

    Kitchen area

  • Behind Haus Karlwirt

    Behind Haus Karlwirt

  • Beautiful local scenery

    Beautiful local scenery

  • Winter view from balcony

    Winter view from balcony

  • Summer view from balcony

    Summer view from balcony

  • Haus Karlwirt in winter

    Haus Karlwirt in winter

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Balcony furniture

    Balcony furniture

  • The Rittisberg in winter (view from balcony)

    The Rittisberg in winter (view from balcony)

  • Lake at Ramsau Beach

    Lake at Ramsau Beach

  • Ramsau Spring Festival of Horses

    Ramsau Spring Festival of Horses

  • On top of the Rittisberg

    On top of the Rittisberg

  • View of the Dachstein from the balcony

    View of the Dachstein from the balcony

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