Destination guide

Historic Scharnstein will entice you

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Scharnstein. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Scharnstein

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Scharnstein a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Krottensee Lake (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Cumberland Wildlife Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Feuerkogel Ski Resort (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Feuerkogel Cable Car (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Attersee-Traunsee Golf Club (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Molln National Park Center (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Scharnstein

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Scharnstein is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Laudachsee (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Traunstein (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Gruenberg Cable Car (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Krottensee Lake (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Toscana Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Lake Traunsee (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)

Traveling to and around Scharnstein

The nearest airport is in Linz (LNZ-Hoersching), located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), which is 44.4 mi (71.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Scharnstein?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 97 holiday lettings near Scharnstein. From 28 Houses to 2 Bungalows, 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 Scharnstein is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Scharnstein?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 28 Houses in Scharnstein. Our other popular types of Scharnstein holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Scharnstein?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Scharnstein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.