Schladming holiday rentals
With its immense snowy mountains, flowing rivers and reputation as a ski haven, Austria has a lot to offer visitors and Schladming is no exception. Whether you book a holiday home in the summer or the winter, you won’t be disappointed as Schladming in the region of Styria is a desirable destination in all seasons. In the colder months, you can take part in ski activities and admire the snowy landscape. But in the summer months the landscapes transforms, beckoning white-water rafters and canyoners to glacial rivers and lakes that sparkle. There is a wide range of choice when it comes to choosing a place to stay in Schladming, from chalets to villas and with a range of luxury facilities such as saunas, fireplaces and swimming pools.
On the slopes or off the slopes in Schladming there’s lots to do:
In winter, the slopes are full of enthusiastic skiers and boarders. Schladming can boast four mountains with good top-to-bottom runs as well as one of the most prestigious ski races on the calendar. It deserves to be rated among the best ski resorts in Austria. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced skier, Schladming will certainly cater for your needs. The slopes are easily reachable from the town and also provide amazing views across the valleys.
But in the summer months, you could be exploring valleys or following railway tracks through the Alps, trekking past glaciers and meadows full of flowers. Why not go cycling or hiking to reach those off-the-radar corners of the country. Austria has some of the most beautiful and cleanest countryside in the world so embrace what it has to offer and free your mind in the peaceful surroundings.
Experience Schladming’s community spirit and embrace Austrian culture
The large, bustling town of Schladming is where old meets new and dates back to medieval times. The pedestrianized centre of town is a great spot to do a bit of shopping, with everything you could possibly need and then grab a warm drink from one of many cafés, or maybe something a bit stronger from a number of après bars. The community love to embrace the tourists and are known to invite tourists to their own parties.
In any case, the town of Schladming knows how to have fun. Hohenhaus Tenne is the most popular stop for an après drink, and later on it transforms into a vibrant nightclub. There's a lot more choice in town too whether you want a relaxed drink in your hotel bar or to go the underground Cult Club.
Take part in the Austrian Thanksgiving in Schladming, this festival is particularly celebrated here and a harvest crowns of cereals, fruits and vegetables are produced to show their gratitude. Then when the first snow comes the time for the "almabtrieb", the cows are driven back to the valley and received with music and celebrations. The animals then spend the winter in the barn.The nearest aiport to Schladming is Salzburg (1hr 10 mins transfer time).