Destination guide

The majestic setting of Bad Hofgastein is ready to explore

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Bad Hofgastein. Travelers like the skiing, spas and shopping in this relaxing and welcoming city. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bad Hofgastein

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Bad Hofgastein a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schlossalm Funicular (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Gasteiner Bergbahnen (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Schlossalm & Stubnerkogel Ski Area (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Alpentherme Gastein (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Angertal Ski Resort (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Angertal Cable Car (1.9 mi / 3 km)

Seasonal weather in Bad Hofgastein

Travelers enjoy Bad Hofgastein for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, November, December or February, when snowfall averages 3.51 inches and temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bad Hofgastein

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Bad Hofgastein is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stubnerkogel Mountain (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Gastein Vapor Bath (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Bad Gastein Waterfall (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Graukogel Mountain (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Kitzloch Gorge (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Liechtenstein Gorge (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bad Hofgastein

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Bad Hofgastein Station.

Where to stay around Bad Hofgastein?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,041 vacation rentals near Bad Hofgastein. From 615 Condos/Apartments to 110 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 Hofgastein 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 Hofgastein?

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

  • Schlossalm & Stubnerkogel Ski Area: 2,557 vacation rentals
  • Alpentherme Gastein: 2,548 vacation rentals
  • Bad Hofgastein Station: 2,639 vacation rentals
  • Angertal Ski Resort: 2,160 vacation rentals
  • Schlossalm Funicular: 2,558 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bad Hofgastein 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 Hofgastein?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 615 Condos/Apartments in Bad Hofgastein. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bad Hofgastein include:

  • Houses: 110 rentals available
  • Chalets: 26 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 240 vacation rentals with pool available in Bad Hofgastein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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