View of hills & a lake near Falkensteiner Hotels

Winter Holiday at Wörthersee

The Wörthersee region is a popular vacation destination - even during the cold season. Whether snuggled up and strolling along the promenade snacking on roasted chestnuts or during the time of the Christmas markets, that spread a wonderfully traditional atmosphere. When a thin layer of ice begins to form on the lake and the first snowflakes fall down to the valley, winter has reached its most beautiful point. Due to its location between various mountains, the Wörthersee region is a perfect starting point for winter sports enthusiasts. Winter lovers can visit a different ski area every day, ski down the slopes, go tobogganing, snow hiking or cross-country skiing. But the winter season naturally also invites you to relax in the spa area, cool off in the cold air after a visit to the sauna and relax in the warm water.


Falkensteiner Schlosshotel Velden

The unique location between lake and mountains, the contrast of modern architecture and historical grandeur, the range of diverse interests - from tranquility and targeted reduction in the spa to lively hustle and bustle and cultural happenings - in this exclusive hideaway you will consciously enjoy life with all your senses. 

Aerial view of Falkensteiner Hotels Schlosshotel & nearby lake
Cross Country Skiing near Falkensteiner Schlosshotel Velden

Downhill And Cross-country Skiing

In the winter months, the beautiful mountains of Carinthia invite you to go skiing.

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Close-up of Ice skates near Falkensteiner Schlosshotel Velden

Ice Skating On The Weissensee

The Weissensee can be described as a paradise for skating fans because it is the largest prepared natural ice rink in the world!

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Local Attractions

Buildings at Klagenfurt near Falkensteiner Hotels

Klagenfurt - The Capital Of Carinthia

The beautiful historic town takes you back to bygone times, and makes a lasting impression with the Lindwurm monument in the centre, Klagenfurt's 16th-century landmark.

Maria Worth Church by a lake near Falkensteiner Hotels

Pilgrimage Church Of Maria Wörth

The pilgrimage church of Maria Wörth rises on a peninsula on the southern shore of the Wörthersee.

Stalactite Cave with crystal clear pond, Falkensteiner Hotels

Obir Stalactite Caves

The stalactite caves in Hochobir, the highest mountain in the Karawanks, offer visitors a unique journey through 200 million years of history!

Pyramidenkogel Tower near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences


Anyone who has always wanted to go high is in the best of hands on the Pyramidenkogel!

Nockalm High Alpine Road near Falkensteiner Hotels

Nockalm High Alpine Road

Through 35 kilometres of the heart of Carinthia's Nock Mountains runs the Nockalm Road – a dream of a mountain road that stretches like a curved line through a unique landscape.