The holiday home Tannenhof is located on the edge of the city of Lauenstein at the foot of the Saxon elevations. The hiking paths start by the house door, the location is peaceful and romantic at the edge of the forest on a park-like property. A part of the garden can be used - garden furniture and a BBQ space are available. A parking space is located directly next to the holiday home. Already 25 years ago, holiday rooms were rented here. After a complete reconstruction and modernization in 2005, we look forward to introduce you to the comfortable holiday home Tannenhof. Size 75 m2 on two levels for 2, 4 or 6/7 people. On the ground floor you will find the cosy and light-flooded kitchen with a kitchenette and suite, the living room with upholstered furniture (bedding for 5th + 6th person), TV, video and music system and the bathroom with a shower/WC. In the top floor across form this you will find two bedrooms, each with 2 beds. Here an additional guest bed (7th person) is possible.
Hiking as you desire: Since we are wide open in contrast to the rest of the Erz mountains in Lauenstein, it is simply ideal to go hiking. Large differences in elevation must not be mastered. Well marked hiking paths start in front of the door and have romantic names like the Saxon elevations or Eiersteig. Benches invite you to rest, the house mountain Geisingberg offers a stunning view, the picturesque wild park with local and alp-land animals can be reached on foot, the famous Saxon Switzerland is located right behind the door, this region is simply unique and diverse...
Events: Even if it is peaceful in Lauenstein, there are still a few attractive events throughout the year. During the winter the Altenberg races invite you with experienced pilots - a special type of experience. The Geisinger Ski and Ice carnival is famous for the region. A highlight are the Lauenstein culture days that occur during the second weekend of September. In addition to this are exhibitions in the Easter Erz Mountain museum and events in the castle and church that invite a wide audience to Lauenstein. The annual concert from the 'Sandstone and Music' festival in the church is a highlight. The wild park attracts with Easter or Pentecost festivals, summer Indian camps, herbal or apple markets. In the beginning of October, when it starts to get cooler, there are ideal conditions for training sled dogs in Oberbärenburg. Experience dozens of huskies in a special atmosphere.
Erz mountains in bright lights: Spring, summer, fall and winter - all seasons are beautiful. But the most beautiful time of the year begins on the Saturday before the 1st advent when the lights go on - not only in the hearts of the people, but rather in all houses, parlours and windows. This tradition is a century old and tightly connected with mining, you can find out details on site! We invite you to spend a few days of Advent in the 'Erz mountains in bright lights'. Surely you will join us. Nowhere is Christmas more beautiful!
Lauenstein is located 565 m above sea level on an elevated slope of the Müglitz and is surrounded by protective and forested elevations. The label 'Pearl of the Müglitz Valley' is thanks to its charming location and the historic, preserved market square. The moving history goes back to the 13th century, which the castle tells of with its ruins from the former Raubritter Castle in a picturesque location on a cliff, along with the precious church with a sandstone alter and the falcon springs. Now, this is a peaceful city with multiple restaurants, a mini market, bakery, public pool, riding tourism and galleries. In the castle you will find the Eastern ERz Mountain museum which id dedicated to landscape care and nature protection. The clear air, sun and the forest environment lead to a middle mountain climate. A well marked network of hiking paths leads through the stunning river valleys and the surrounding elevations.
Other Activities: Nordic Walking
Golf: In Possendorf, between Dippoldiswalde and Dresden you will find the Golf Club Dresden Elbflorenz. All challenges of modern golf in a scenically charming ambiance. The successful symbiosis with the new club house, its open modern architecture and the rustic event barn will excite you. Founded in 1993, number of holes 18, season March to November.
Ski: In Altenberg, Geising and Rehefeld (3 - 5 km) you will find ski slopes with ski lifts - there is also ski rental and ski schools in the first two cities. An ice rink can be found in Geising where there are also curling competitions. Nearby you will find the Altenberg racing sleds and bobsled track (World Championship in February 2008), here you can have a special rush: guest bobsledding with experienced pilots. Registration required.