Leisure facilities nearby:

Very close to our house there is the beach with many leisure facilities (sailing, wind surfing, beach volleyball, trampoline, children's play area, fishing), horse riding, golfing, hiking, extensive cycle paths, and boating trips. All this you can reach by a pleasant walk (about 20 minutes) or by a short ride with the bicycle.

Leisure facilities in the region

Weiden am See is a perfect starting point for day-trips to the nearby town of Vienna (50km), Bratislava (30 km) and Budapest (120 km). You can also reach easily these towns by train. Also worth a visit: small cities like the capital of Burgenland, Eisenstadt (working place of the musician Josef Haydn), and cities in Hungary, like Gyoer and Sopron.

Culture

Palaces, castles and collections form part of the Esterhazy Private Foundation, which has taken on the task of sustaining and researching the cultural heritage and making it accessible to the public. The Esterhazy Private Foundation owns the castles and palaces in Lackenbach, Landsee, Forchtenstein, Eisenstadt and the Roman quarry in St. Margarethen, the family tombs in Eisenstadt and Fertöd and the chapel in the Maierhof in Eisenstadt.

Schloss Halbturn is the most famous barock castle in Burgenland. Friends of the artswork will find several exhibitions over there, and friends of music will love to listen to classical concerts.

Schloss Hof, about 35 km off Weiden, was constructed by the famous architect Lucas von Hildebrandt, and it was the landhouse of Prinz Eugen von Savoyen.

Carnuntum, this town of the old Roman emperors is completely reconstructed in the original place. This is woldwide unique!

ria, Vienna, offers wide spread cultural facilities. You can easily reach Vienna by car or by train (about 50 km).

Nature

Detect the singularly flora und fauna in the nature reserve Nationalpark-Neusiedlersee-Seewinkel.

Between Mannersdorf and Hof you can find in the forests the "Wueste" (desert). The word originates from the Greek 'eremos' and can approximately be translated as 'settlement for monks'. The Wueste is one of the most stunning areas within the Leithagebirge (hillrange) and nowadays serves as a nature and wildlife park, containing historic varieties of apple trees from the times of Maria Theresia, many animal species, an old castle and monastery.

The Roman quarrytown Roemersteinbruch St. Margarethen is located in the worldculture heritage area Fertoe /Neusiedler See and is one of the oldest and largest quarries in Europe. From there you have fantastic views all around and beyond the Neusiedler See.

The Donau-Auen National Park lies between the European capitals Vienna and Bratislava. With over 9,300 hectares area, the park protects the last remaining major wetland environment in Central Europe. For a distance of just over 36 km, the Danube flows freely and is the lifeline of the national park. The dynamic rise and fall of water levels - sometimes up to 7 meters - mean that the wetlands landscape is constantly recreated and reformed. In this way, the flow of the Danube creates habitats for a large number of plants and animals.

Sport

The Neusiedlersee cycle track: leads you around the Neusiedler lake. As it consists of quiet side roads and small paths it is a perfect itinery for the whole family.

Sailing and wind-surfing: The Neusiedlersee lake has perfect wind conditions for these sports.

Horse-riding: Explore the beautiful nature on the back of an horse.

Golf: there's a beautiful golf-course in the nearby Golfplatz Donnerskirchen

The Familypark in St. Margareten, with about 140 000 qm is Austrians biggest recreational park.

Wellnes

enjoy calm times in Therme St. Martin (thermal bath) in Frauenkirchen (15 km).

The Hallenbad Neusiedl am See (Indoor swimming pool) (just 2 km) also includes an outdoor swimming pool. It is open throughout the year. Children love the slide towers with a lenght of 50 m and 100 m.


Urlaub am Winzerhof Ansicht im Hof / The inner courtyard Urlaub am Winzerhof Ansicht von der Stra├če / View from the street Urlaub am Winzerhof Garten / Garden
Urlaub am Winzerhof | Elfriede Kazda | Markt 11, A-7121 Weiden am See
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