The best Hideaways in the Vienna Woods

Since hiking is known to make you tired and a tired body needs rest, here are the best getaways for your hiking weekend.

As everyone knows, sleep is the best medicine. We have the most suitable hotels to give you exactly what you deserve following an exciting hike in the Vienna Woods - rest and relaxation!

The Vienna Woods, an Elysian natural landscape west of Vienna, could not be richer in natural beauty and historical sights. If you want to explore this stunning region, we not only have the best hiking routes, but also some of the best hotels surrounded by the nature of the Vienna Woods, where you hear nothing but silence. So, if you also want to forget the stress of everyday life, this is the perfect spot to get away for a while on guided hikes. No matter which accommodation you end up choosing, in the Vienna Woods, you can always expect dreamlike nature and historical charm, appealing accommodation and genuine hospitality.

#1 Schlosspark Mauerbach

The first option that comes to mind is the luxurious hotel housed in a magnificent 18th century estate. Not far from Vienna's borders and located directly on the Mauerbach-Tulbing circular hike, you can retank with recreation and relaxation at the Resort & Spa Schlosspark Mauerbach. Here, you can stay in stylishly furnished rooms and suites that combine the charm of times gone by with modern comfort. The hotel also offers a wellness area, excellent restaurants and a beautiful garden.

#2 Hotel Krainerhütte

The 4-star Hotel Krainerhütte in the Vienna Woods Biosphere Reserve is an elegant hotel with rich tradition and an even more breathtaking location right in the Helenen valley. This hotel offers the perfect retreat to enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the Vienna Woods. For those who long for action of a different kind, the adjacent 50,000 m² Spirit Park will help. Here, they say, you can find yourself with the help of all your senses and the surrounding greenery. The hotel is located on the Helenental Cultural Hiking Route Stage 1 ("G'schichten aus dem Wienerwald") and on the Helenental cycle path.

#3 Mountain Hotel Tulbingerkogel

The Berghotel Tulbingerkogel in the Vienna Woods is a charming mountain resort not far from Vienna; namely, only 15 minutes by car. And this hotel has a specific motto - deceleration. This retreat thus offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding landscape with a view of the Alps. With selected rooms, excellent cuisine and an enchanting garden, this mountain hotel is an ideal place for a restful and relaxing stay right in the middle of the nature of the Vienna Woods. Incidentally, the hotel is located directly on the Mauerbach-Tulbing circular hiking trail and the Leopold-Figl Lookout Tower can be reached on foot in just a few minutes from the hotel. From there, you have wonderful views of the Tulln basin and the hills of the Vienna Woods.

#4 Hotel Höldrichsmühle

Only 17 km away from Vienna lies a completely historical house surrounded by lush greenery - the Hotel Restaurant Höldrichsmühle. It is also worth noting the rumour that this is where Franz Schubert was inspired to write his world-famous song "Der Lindenbaum" (The Linden Tree), and the painter Ferdinand G. Waldmüller used the Höldrichs mill as a theme for his paintings. So, let's go to the Hotel Höldrichsmühle. Perhaps it will also inspire you to be creative. The hotel is located directly at the entrance to the Föhrenberge Nature Park, where, among other things, the magnificent Temple of the Hussars - also known as the "Temple of Martial Glory" - is located. This can be hiked very well on the "Zum Husarentempel” circular hiking trail. And the Sparbach Nature Park and Anninger Schutzhaus are also not far away.