Destination guide

The elegant area of Bad Gastein awaits your stay

The parks and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Bad Gastein. Renowned for its skiing, spas and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Bad Gastein

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Bad Gastein for its skiing and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bad Gastein a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Graukogel Cable Car (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Felsentherme Spa (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Stubnerkogel Cable Car (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Gastein Ski Resort (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Angertal Ski Resort (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Angertal Cable Car (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Bad Gastein

Travelers enjoy Bad Gastein for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, November, December or February, when snowfall averages 3.51 inches and temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bad Gastein

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Bad Gastein is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gastein Vapor Bath (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Bad Gastein Waterfall (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Stubnerkogel Mountain (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Graukogel Mountain (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Kolnbrein Reservoir (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Groppenstein Gorge (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Bad Gastein

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Bad Gastein Station or Bad Gastein Boeckstein Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Bad Gastein?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,048 holiday lettings near Bad Gastein. From 650 Condos/Apartments to 95 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bad Gastein is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bad Gastein?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bad Gastein. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Graukogel II Ski Lift: 1,544 holiday lettings
  • Felsentherme Spa: 1,424 holiday lettings
  • Stubnerkogel Mountain: 1,747 holiday lettings
  • Goldberg Cable Car: 1,366 holiday lettings
  • Sportgastein Ski Resort: 1,373 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bad Gastein listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Bad Gastein?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 650 Condos/Apartments in Bad Gastein. Our other popular types of Bad Gastein holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 95 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 32 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bad Gastein?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 230 holiday homes with pool available in Bad Gastein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.