The Salzkammergut, Austria, St. Gilgen
Providing one of the best views of the lake from the terrace, this stylish former Imperial Villa retains its original grandeur and much of its original antique furniture. Set admidst its own extensive gardens which lead down to a private lakeside lido, the Billroth's historic character is lovingly preserved and the heart of St Gilgen is 15 minutes' walk away, along the lake.
Too far out of the town, built on a hillside running from a high road to the lake.
Board basis options available
This property caters for the following special dietary requirements
St. Gilgen holidays take you to the spectacular north-western shores of Lake Wolfgang in Austria. Famous for its association with Mozart, historic St. Gilgen is full of Baroque and Rococo character with colourful streets lined with cafés, shops and old frescoed houses that lead to the onion-domed church. Please see below for information about St. Gilgen hotels.
Things to do in St. Gilgen
The pretty lakeside promenade is ideal for gentle walks and fantastic views across to the Schafberg mountain railway, while St. Wolfgang is only a boat ride away. There are spectacular views from the top of the Zwölferhorn cable-car and walkers will enjoy the panorama path around the top. Various excursions are offered from St. Gilgen, Austria, including nearby Salzburg and the picturesque village of Hallstatt.
Inghams Plus in St Gilgen
Two Centre Holidays including St Gilgen
Combine your stay in St. Gilgen with 3, 4 or 7 nights in another resort in Austria or Germany. We recommend the pretty Tyrolean village of Söll.
For more information on travel and transport visit our St. Gilgen page
Pre-book 2 full day excursions and receive Salzburg half price.
Visit this famously picturesque UNESCO protected village and take an optional boat trip on the lake or potter around the picturesque Old Town.
Full day, £32
Cross the border into Germany and visit this beautiful Bavarian town with optional excursions to salt-mines and the spectacular Eagles Nest, Hitler’s famous hilltop retreat, where you can enjoy lunch with incredible panoramic views.
Full day, £33 (pay locally for Eagle's nest option)
Visit Mozart’s birthplace, the Hohensalzburg Fortress, the medieval Old Town and the famous Getreidegasse shopping street. An optional walking tour brings the history of this beautiful city to life.
Full day, £33 ( pay locally for optional city walking tour)
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