Destination guide

The elegant area of Bad Gastein awaits your stay

The parks and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Bad Gastein. Renowned for its skiing, spas and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Bad Gastein

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Bad Gastein for its skiing and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bad Gastein a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Graukogel Cable Car (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Felsentherme Spa (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Stubnerkogel Cable Car (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Gastein Ski Resort (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Angertal Ski Resort (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Angertal Cable Car (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Bad Gastein

Travelers enjoy Bad Gastein for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, November, December or February, when snowfall averages 3.51 inches and temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bad Gastein

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Bad Gastein is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gastein Vapor Bath (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Bad Gastein Waterfall (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Stubnerkogel Mountain (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Graukogel Mountain (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Kolnbrein Reservoir (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Groppenstein Gorge (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Bad Gastein

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Bad Gastein Station or Bad Gastein Boeckstein Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Bad Gastein?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,020 vacation rentals near Bad Gastein. From 631 Condos/Apartments to 93 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bad Gastein for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Bad Gastein?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Bad Gastein. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Stubnerkogel Cable Car: 1,529 vacation rentals
  • Sportgastein Ski Resort: 1,330 vacation rentals
  • Graukogel II Ski Lift: 1,521 vacation rentals
  • Felsentherme Spa: 1,533 vacation rentals
  • Stubnerkogel Mountain: 1,710 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bad Gastein listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Bad Gastein?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 631 Condos/Apartments in Bad Gastein. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bad Gastein include:

  • Houses: 93 rentals available
  • Chalets: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 32 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bad Gastein?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 225 vacation rentals with pool available in Bad Gastein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.