Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Ellmau

Enjoy the culture and other features of Ellmau. This welcoming city is known for its skiing, spas and hiking. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Ellmau

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ellmau a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hartkaiser Gondola (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • KaiserBad Ellmau (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Astberg Ski Lift (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Brandstadl Cable Car (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Hochsoell Cable Car (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Schwarzsee Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellmau

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Ellmau is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ellmauer Halt (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Hintersteiner See Lake (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Black Lake (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Schleier Waterfall (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Hecht Lake (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Thiersee (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ellmau

The nearest airport is in Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), located 38.1 mi (61.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), which is 47.4 mi (76.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Ellmau?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,402 vacation rentals near Ellmau. From 997 Condos/Apartments to 174 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ellmau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ellmau?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ellmau:

  • Blindau: 130 vacation rentals
  • Paß Thurn: 19 vacation rentals
  • Irschen: 30 vacation rentals
  • Eichet: 24 vacation rentals
  • Groissenbach: 525 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • KaiserBad Ellmau: 2,475 vacation rentals
  • Hartkaiser Gondola: 2,566 vacation rentals
  • Tanzboden Ski Lift: 2,764 vacation rentals
  • Kaiserexpress Ski Lift: 2,733 vacation rentals
  • Alm Ski Lift: 2,778 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ellmau 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 Ellmau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 997 Condos/Apartments in Ellmau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ellmau include:

  • Houses: 174 rentals available
  • Chalets: 69 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ellmau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 147 vacation rentals with pool available in Ellmau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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