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Characteristic and attractive holiday chalet Kaprun

Bedrooms 8
Space 2,475 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Holiday Kaprun for 6-20 persons

Charming character cottage for groups or families. Renovated in the fall of 2016. Furnished with good furniture and first class hotel beds. Kitchens are spacious with good kitchen utensils. Even good chefs know to find their way around the kitchen. Das Schmiedhaus has a very central location in relation to the ski resorts of Kaprun and Zell am See. The house stands at the foot of the southern slope and offers a great view on Kaprun, the valley and the glacier Kitzsteinhorn. Situated just 2 minutes from Kapruncentrum. Walking and cycling directly from home as possible. Looking for comfort and look calm, but you are just steps away from the facilities, then tie Schmiedhaus is the ideal home for you. In summer the cows walk early in the morning and at the end of the afternoon to the pasture and back to the barn. The farmers bring the mountains above it here early in the morning even their milk to the valley. A mountain stream meanders near the house ....

Just 1 km from das Schmiedhaus is the impressive Wellness Center Tauern Spa. With an indoor and outdoor water world, waterfalls and caves, indoor pool and an outdoor glass, Panorama Saunas, Finnish sauna, bio-sauna, herbal baths, Aromadampbad and spacious rest areas. There are 17 treatment rooms for body and mind, including beauty treatments, classic massages, herbal massages, body wraps and nourishing baths. Indoor and outdoor pools, children's pools, play stream, two water slides, outdoor water park and volleyball court.

Activities summer and / or winter

Biking, hiking, trekking with llamas, summer skiing, mountain biking, motorcycling, fishing, hiking, glacier, mountain climbing, summer tobogganing, winter sledding, sled, golf, spa, etc.

Culture and nature

Residenz Salzburg

Hohensalzburg Castle

Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen

Burg Mauterndorf Erlebnisgasthof


Salzburger Freilichtmuseum

Grossglockner High Alpine Road

WasserWunderWelt Krimml

Wasserspiele und Schloss Hellbrunn

Haus der Natur

Kaprun Hochgebirgsstauseen

Salt Mines in Hallein

Auto Museum Kaprun





krimml Wasserfaelle

Gross Glockner Alpenstrasse

Zoo bottom of the Gross Glockner Alpenstrasse

Large playground (free entry) below the Gross Glockner Alpenstrasse

More Details

Property Manager
Jerry and Els Smith
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2017


Nearest Airport
97 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearest Golf
750 Metres
Schuettdorf/Zell am See
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Zell am See
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Ski
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Zell am See
Car: not necessary

Skiing on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier and in Europe Sport Region. Only about 1 hour drive from Salzburg. A half hour from the largest waterfall in Europe, the Krimll Waterfalls. Well served by public transport. Can fly to Salzburg, which can then be taken by train to Zell am See. Within walking distance of the house is a station, so it is even possible to travel by train to nearby Schmiedhaus tie. Of course can also be taken a taxi. Only 20 minutes from the Gross Glockner Alpenstrasse.


Piesendorf House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2475 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Max. adults: 16
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Badkamer 2 - toilet , shower , Douche/toillet combinatie
    - toilet , shower
    Badkamer 1 - toilet , shower , wastafel
    Badkamer 5 - toilet , shower , Douche/toillet combinatie
  • The bathroom has a shower, toilet and sink. The bathroom on the ground floor has a wooden assertion extra towels. The other bathrooms are shower / toilet combination. Each bathroom also features several meeting robe hooks and towel racks. All showers are equipped with a thermostat and delicious good showerhead.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • slaapkamer 1 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 3 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 4 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 9 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 7 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 8 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 2 - 2 twin/ single
    slaapkamer 5 - 2 double
    slaapkamer 6 - 2 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms are equipped with 2 1-person first-class hotel beds. On the big sleeping loft are 4 beds with slats per pair in a wooden cabinet. Each bed has a wonderfully warm duvet and pillow. The bedrooms are not generous, but against that which is enough privacy for everyone and need not be slept on sofa beds. The bedrooms are cozy by the so typical Austrian frames and each room has a closet with both hanging and shelving. The bedrooms could possibly be obscured by closing the shutters. Two bedrooms have a sink and mirror in the room. The bedrooms are not king size, but on the other hand there are no sofa beds. Everyone can sleep very comfortably and have privacy.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Terrace
  • 20 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
The house has a very central and sunny position. Within minutes you are in Kaprun and Zell am See. In winter the free ski bus stops a short walk from the house.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Characteristic and attractive holiday chalet Kaprun
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 14 reviews

Wonderful stay in Das Schmiedhaus.

  • 5 of 5

The house is very cozy and comfortable.

We were group of friends and families with children.

The house is very suitable for large groups of people,

the dining room is spacious and nice.

The kitchens are very well equipped and nicely organized.

The house is very warm and there is hot water for everyone.

There is ski room in the yard with heating for ski boots, very comfortable.

The ski bus is not faraway, around 3-4 min walk with the children, and ski bus is every 15 minutes in the morning and afternoon ( for both ski zones Kaprun and Zell am see )

One of big advantages of the house is the great number of rooms, they are not big, but there is a lot of rooms for everyone to be in his private space.

The other big advantage are the owners - very decent people. The communication is prompt and clear, plus the owners are always ready to cooperate you

in case of some question or issue.

Definitely would recommend the house to my friends.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Blagoy, Thank you that you have been our guest. Best regards, Family Smith
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Size matters :D great for big families

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in Schmiedhaus. It was a cosy house with many rooms. now that big rooms but cosy and cute. We were 8 adults with 2 kids. we were very comfortable. Cooked our meals with great pleasure and enjoyed eating them all together around the big dinner table. We traveled with cars and the transportation to the ski lifts was very easy

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rustig gelegen huis in geweldige omgeving

  • 4 of 5

Met een groep van 11 volwassenen en 2 kinderen hebben we een mooie vakantie beleefd in das Alte Schmiedhaus. Deze prachtige knusse chalet is gelegen in het zeer rustige Fürth met mooi uitzicht op de alpen met de Kitzsteinhorn. Je hebt ook helemaal geen last van de drukke baan naar Zell am See, zelfs niet als je buiten zit. Piesendorf en Kaprun liggen op wandelafstand, zelfs Zell am See ligt vlakbij en is eventueel met de bus te bereiken (bushalte op 200m).

Dankzij de grote woonkamer boven met groot salon en grote tafel konden we 's avonds nog lang nagenieten. Ook de sanitaire voorzieningen zijn prima.

Een minpuntje is wel de beperkte opbergruimte in sommige kamers, maar als je geen slapers hebt op de zolderverdieping is dit een ruime bergplaats.

Een aanrader en zeker een plaats om terug te komen.

Fam. Van Gestel en Proost

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wintervakantie met een gouden randje...

  • 5 of 5

Wij hadden de beschikking over de volledige woning, hetgeen gebruikelijk is voor de winterperiode. Das Schmiedhaus is ruim en voorzien van alle gemakken. Vooral de ruime woonkamer is een genot. je kunt lekker samen rond de eettafel zitten of comfortabel aanschuiven in de heerlijke zithoek. Slaapkamers zijn van voldoende grootte en de sanitaire voorzieningen zijn netjes. Het huis staat op een rustige plek in Fürth. Kaprun is loopafstand en voor de wintersporters zijn er ruime mogelijkheden in Kaprun en eventueel Zell am See. Volgend jaar weer.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super super schön!

  • 5 of 5

Wir hatten einen super schönen Urlaub in dem mit LIEBE eingerichteten Schmiedhaus. Sehr urische und urgemütlich....DANKE

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Herzlichen Dank fuer Ihr Besuch. Lg Familie Smith
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Super atmospheric chalet with fantastic views

  • 5 of 5

Lovely chalet - we were a large party and found it very convenient. Large dining room that accommodated us all. Plenty of hot water and well equipped.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for being our guests. We are looking forward to your next visit. Best regards, Family Smith
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $706.38

NL: Indien voor langere periode geboekt wordt, kan verhuurder tussenreiniging verplichten. Bank en credit card kosten (3% van de huursom) zijn voor rekening van de gast en worden van de borg afgetrokken. In het laagseizoen geldt de prijs voor het beneden appartement op basis van 6 personen. Bij het huren van het hele chalet in het laagseizoen is de huurprijs op aanvraag.
DE: Wenn längere Zeit mietet wird, hat der Vermieter die Möglichkeit eine zwischen Reinigung zu verpflichten. International Bank Gebühren (2x Euro 10) und Kredit Karte Gebühren (3% der Summe) wird an der Gast weitergeleitet und von der Kaution abgezogen. Im Nebensaison gilt den Mietpreis für 6 Personen für das Apartment im Erdgeschoss (Apartment Sissi). Mietpreis ganze Hütte im Nebensaison auf Anfrage.
EN: If it is booked for a longer period the landlord may require extra halfway cleaning.
International bank costs (2x Euro 10) and credit card costs (3% from the rent) must be paid by the guest. The costs will be deduct from the damages guarantee. This wooden chalet is only suitable for European guests or guests who are used to European habits. In low season, the price is for the downstairs apartment. In low season send us an e-mail for the rental price for the chalet in total. The owner of the chalet always may require a higher deposit.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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