Known as the ‘Austrian Riviera’, you will find no better example of Austria’s natural beauty than the deep blue lakes in the Carinthia province. The surrounding pine-clad mountains and pretty traditional villages is Austria at its most beautiful. The idyllic village of Millstatt on the Millstatter See is located in the Southern Austrian state of Carinthia. The area offers views across the crystal-clear waters into the mountains beyond.
The properties in this region are a great investment due to its dual seasonality. Property prices here are surprisingly good value considering all the facilities this charming resort has to offer. Further to this, there are no rental obligations. This enables owners complete flexibility.
The unique resort of Millstatt See is located in the Carinthia Province, which is often known as the ‘Austrian Riviera’. This due to its beautiful landscapes and warm sunny summers. Millstatt See is best known for its crystal-clear lake, located in the heart of the village. It is perfect for the winter and summer with fantastic pistes as well as great hiking and mountain biking trails.
This Carinthia Province boast’s some of the best golf course in the Austria, with two 27-hole courses, five 18-hole courses, two 9-hole courses and various driving ranges. Further to this, the Golf Course Millstatt See is on a plateau high above Lake Millstatt offering breath-taking views of the landscape.
Millstatt has access to five ski resorts within a 50-minute drive. Goldeck is the closest with over 25k of skiing, 8km of blue runs, 9km of red runs and 9km of black runs.
This resort also has a 50 hectare free ride area and snow park. The ski resort Bad Kleinkirchheim is located in the heart of Carinthia where you will find an altitude of over 2,000m. There are 103km of perfectly groomed pistes to explore stretching in all directions, along with 24 state of the art lift facilities and wide downhill runs. Further to this, the resort of Katschberg is only a 30-minute drive away.
Millstatt offers lots to do in the summer months too. The crystal clear lake is Carinthia’s second largest and lies within the Gurktal Alps.
Activities available include sailing, windsurfing, water-skiing, scuba-diving, crazy banana, tubing and parasailing. There are also boat rentals available, pleasure cruises, bathing beaches and every two years, water-skiing championships.
Away from the water there are plenty of hiking and cycling trails with long walks over the mountains. The mountain also provides great views into Italy and Slovenia!
If you would like to see any of the ski property we have for sale in Millstatt See, we would be delighted to arrange a viewing for you. Please either email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call on +44 (0) 207 935 5132.
We have representatives in all the resorts we sell in who would be delighted to meet you and show you around. Simply let us know which dates you have in mind and we can help organise everything for you.
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