Our spacious penthouse apartment (108m) built in 2008 is situated in a mountain spa resort in the middle of the Hohe Taurn National Park on the edge of the beautiful village of Rauris.
The luxury penthouse offers four spacious bedrooms, one master double with en-suite shower room and three twin bedrooms, all with a balcony affording stunning views of the mountains. They are all similarly equipped with a wardrobe and chest of drawers, with a hairdryer in the main bedroom There is also a large main bathroom, with full size bath, shower, separate WC and heated towel rail.
The contemporary open plan living area is equipped with all modern facilities including free WiFi and Internet, Cable TV, iPod / phone dock. The apartment has solid wooden floors and underfloor heating throughout, with separate thermostatic controls for each room. The area has bifold doors, opening onto a balcony with stunning views across to the main gondola and the Schonblick valley. This layout offers optimum solution for eight guests to easily enjoy the spacious accommodation.
The Poggenpohl kitchen area has an electric fan oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. It is fully equipped for 8 persons complete with a coffee machine and toaster. There is also a washing machine, ironing board and iron
Within the mountain resort there is a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and outdoor hot tub, which are free for guests to use. There is also a stunning roof terrace with patio heaters to relax and take in the spectacular 360 views of the mountains. A concierge service is also available to assist arranging ski passes, ski hire and bread delivery. There is also a residents bar and restaurant, serving a wide range of meals situated in the resort
The main gondola and ski school which can be seen from the balcony is within five minutes walk of the apartment. The beautiful village centre of Rauris with a wide range of shops, supermarkets, restaurants and bars is also a five minute walk.
Outside the apartment is a children's play area, visible from the balcony, and communal barbecues for use of residents. There is also a reserved covered parking space in an underground garage, with direct internal access to the apartment.
The area is perfect for summer with plenty of activities including: golf, fishing, walking, white water rafting, tennis, swimming, mountain biking and squash.
In winter the resort offers skiing, snow boarding, about 65km of cross country trails in the valley, tobogganing, horse sleigh rides and a fantastic ski school with English speaking instructors
Rauris is less than one hour drive from Salzburg airport, and can be reached by train to Taxenbach with a taxi up the valley.