The Top 5 Hotels in Styria, Austria
Much of Styria is relatively unknown to foreign tourists. That is why, several charming mysteries are being incorporated within the said area. Styria is a region of mountains, of valleys, rushing streams, lush green meadows, forests and of course – castles.
Its North is a typical Alpine, with rugged peaks and glorious mountain flowers. Its South, on the other hand, offers soft climate and gentle outlines of the rather lower mountain ranges of Graz.
Another magnificent site to see is the Eggenberg Castle, which stands majestically in a fine park on the city’s fringe. Its murals and resplendent baroque rooms are main tourist favourite.
With all of these magnificent features and a whole lot more, Styria truly makes a unique holiday paradise throughout the year.
So, when packing your bags for a Styrian holiday, make sure that you secure yourself with a good place to stay.
Styria has a great variety of cosy hotels, campsites and private guesthouses which offer diverse accommodations – to make your stay unforgettable.
Below are five lovely hotels in and near Styria which will guarantee you with fine accommodations:
1. Stadthotel Styria, Steyr
This Styrian hotel occupies a historic building in the heart of the old town of Steyr. The Stadthotel Styria offers a combination of state-of-the-art comfort with the charm of a rich history.
Enjoy the cosy and stylish rooms as you gaze at the picturesque views of the city centre. Also, this hotel features a Finnish sauna and a Turkish steam bath. Furthermore, a cafe, a cocktail bar and 2 restaurants are housed in the hotel. This is one of the most popular hotels in Styria.
During the summer months, you can enjoy the unique ambience of the outdoor cafes in front of the hotel. You have the advantage of easily access to the famous sites of Steyr. Even the train station is just a few minute-walk away.
2. Parkhotel Styria Steyr
Whether your purpose in Styria is for business or leisure, Parkhotel will provide you the entertainment that you need. The hotel bedrooms have all the convenience expected to make it suitable for the guests’ comforts. You are provide with the high-standard room facilities – which includes an Elevator, Bar/Pub, Restaurant, Disabled Facilities, Business Centre, Non Smoking Rooms, Television, Bathtub, Shower, Mini Bar.
Also, guests can unwind and have full relaxation in the hotel’s Massage Centre, Indoor Pool, Jacuzzi, and Sauna. Parkhotel creates a balance of modern convenience and rich culture to ensure the guests a memorable stay.
3. Gesundheitshof Spa Hotel Neuberg an der Muerz
The Gesundheitshof Spa Hotel is set in a tranquil ambiance. It is situated on the bank of a river, as well as located close to the mountains and the Neuberg An Der Muerz. The property boasts 40 elegantly appointed and modern guestrooms – which are all equipped with essential amenities to ensure your utmost comfort.
The Gesundheitshof Spa Hotel has two on-site restaurants where guests can conveniently dine.
After spending a tiring day touring the place – what a great way to unwind and chill it would be to stay at its cosy bar. In addition, you can relax with the hotel’s recreational facilities that include a gymnasium, sauna and a swimming pool.
Another good option is the spa that offers treatments and massages such as hydrocolonotherapy, aromatherapy, acupuncture, hydrotherapy, ozone therapy and vacuum treatment. Indeed, Gesundheitshof Spa Hotel is the best choice to have an oasis of relaxation.
4. Thermenhof Hotel Loipersdorf
The Thermenhof Loipersdorf is set on an ideal sunny hilly site. If you want to relax, you may visit the nearby Loipersdorf Thermal Spa, which is just a few minute-walk away.
This 4-star hotel features spacious non-smoking guestrooms with free Wi-Fi access, air conditioning, and balcony or sun terrace. Also, you can take advantage of the hotel’s lounge with a tiled stove, a winter garden, a quiet garden, a fitness room, a solarium, an infrared cabin, bicycles for guests’ use, and complete baby equipment.
You may find that the hotel offers unique snacks and drinks that are made from local farm products. People normally look forward to the cycling and hiking tours offered plus the Nordic walking excursions done twice a week.
5. Retter Seminar Hotel Poellauberg
Retter Seminar hotel is also, a good place to experience new pleasures of relaxation with nature. You can stay in a Feng-Shui suite that is surrounded by a beautiful garden with a swimming pond or choose the double room – which offers a great view of the valley.
For a fair afternoon, walk in a barefoot path in the “Garden of Senses” or spend a hearty exercise in their fitness room, then unwind in the sauna or whirlpool.
Whatever activity you feel like doing, Hotel Retter is absolutely the perfect place to experience great moments.
Hannah, the author of the “The top 5 hotels in Styria, Austria” is a Austrian travel guide who has live and work in Styria for 25 years. So is an expert on hotels in Styria.