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About Stadl an der Mur
Stadl Village has a population of just 1200 people. There are several local bars and restaurants and shops in Stadl for essentials, hairdressing, florists etc. A pretty hillside Church, post office, police station and local community office are also available. Close by are the towns of Tamsweg and Murau that have a full range of bars, restaurants, shops and supermarkets. We will build up a file of local information that you will find in the Chalet.
This is an ideal location for both summer and winter holiday activities – the area has an excellent snow and sunshine record.This is an ideal location for both summer and winter holiday activities – the area has an excellent snow and sunshine record. Follow the links on our useful links page for detailed information of various activities and facilities.
Briefly, a summary of the activities available include: Skiing, Tobogganing, Cross Country Sking, Ice Skating, Ski-Shoe Hiking, Mountain Climbing, Horse Riding, White-Water Rafting, Boating, Swimming, Golf (stunning courses available within easy driving time), Tennis, Hill Walking, Mountain Biking and Cycling, Lake and River Fishing (Coarse and Game). Also there are many Museums and Castles to visit.
Our favourite restaurants include the Gasthof Murtalerhof in Stadl, and Ristorante Da Sylvano, in the mountains near St. Lorenzen. There is also the Micro Brewery restaurant Moser in St. Lorenzen offering good value food and local beers!
We are hoping to establish close links with local ski hire providers and the excellent Golf Course (follow the signs from St. Lorenzen), where discounts for our clients may be obtained. Vouchers will be made available when these arrangements are completed.
The local people are very welcoming and friendly! An attempt at their language is, of course, appreciated!
The local tourism office (in St. Lorenzen) offers information on all local and not so local activities.
It lies in the beautiful Mur valley and overlooks Stadl Village, the valley and surrounding mountains. On our doorstep is the Kreishberg ski region and close by (12 miles) you will enjoy the beautiful Turracher ski area. 40 minutes driving brings you to the Obertauern ski region with 120kms of piste.
Winter Skiing (local)
Kreischberg is the local ski resort; the lift station is in St. Lorenzen and is 10 minutes drive from the chalet.Kreischberg is the local ski resort; the lift station is in St. Lorenzen and is 10 minutes drive from the chalet. However we await news about the intended new Stadl Gondola which will be sited within 500 metres of the chalet.
Kreischberg has about 40 Kms. of piste, mainly suitable for intermediate and learner skiers. Special facilities are provided for Snow Boarders. The full range of usual facilities is of course available. In all 6 ski resorts make up the Murau ski region with Grebenzen and Frauenalpe, being the closest – all are covered on the local ski pass.
12 miles away is Turracher Hohe with 38Kms of piste and Katschberg with 60Kms of piste is a thirty minute drive. Obertauern has 120Kms of piste and is a 40 minute drive from Stadl. Both Turracher Hohe and Obertauern are high resorts with excellent snow records and are worth a visit for extra variety and challenge!
From beautiful scenic golf courses nearby, hiking trails, a 200km bike trail along the River Mur. Summer brings with it a host of outdoor activities. From beautiful scenic golf courses nearby, hiking trails, a 200Km bike trail along the River Mur, Horse Riding, Fishing, and beautiful lakes to White Water Rafting for the more adventurous there is no shortage of activities for the whole family and all age groups.
Activities near Stadl an der Mur
|Local sports activities
On-site: Cycling, Walking
Within 15 minutes: Mountain biking, Swimming, Horse riding, Climbing, Sports centre, Fishing, Skiing, Golf, Tennis
|Local leisure activities
Within 15 minutes: Food shop, Restaurant, Shopping
||Walking holiday, Sight-seeing, Cycling holiday, Summer holidays, Ski Holidays