Panorama view of Salzburgs old town
Rössl landlady Mrs. Gudrun Peter in a chic traditional dirndl.


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Dear guests,

for reasons of sustainability, we will not be using bathing slippers in our rooms and in our DaySpa bathing bags in the future. Please bring flip flops with you.
On request, you can of course obtain bathing slippers in one size at reception.


Fantastic vacation at Lake Wolfgangsee
Enjoy your vacation in the Salzkammergut!


From the mystical beauty of Lake Wolfgang to unforgettable destinations in the region

Discover the nature and culture of St. Wolfgang

Lively towns steeped in history and culture against the backdrop of the majestic mountains, glittering lakes and breathtaking panoramas; an abundance of destinations and sights await you on your holiday to Lake Wolfgang in the Salzkammergut.

Travel from idyllic Lake Wolfgang to the many destinations in the Salzkammergut

Fun, action and adventure for all ages awaits at the wide range of destinations near Lake Wolfgang in Upper Austria. Whether you fancy hiking, visiting Dachstein or taking a boat tour, there's no lack of fun activities on offer around the lake. The Salzkammergut is abundant in magestic natural beauty and unparalleled sights that shouldn't be missed on any holiday in St. Wolfgang.

Nature and culture unite in harmony in the Salzkammergut, making it the ideal holiday destination. Escape to the mountains and lakes, ice caves, salt mines, ravines and beautiful valleys on your doorstep. If you're a history buff, make sure to visit magnificent palaces like the Kaiservilla in Bad Ischl or Ort Castle on Lake Traunsee. Numerous destinations and sights in the Salzkammergut are just a stone's throw from your base at the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang. Travel by bike, car or Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt boats to discover magical locations and breathtaking highlights during your holiday by Lake Wolfgang!

Aerial view of Mondsee and the mainland


The enchanting city of Salzburg with its picturesque old town is just a short car journey from St. Wolfgang on Lake Wolfgang. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the old town has no shortage of historical landmarks, from the Fortress Hohensalzburg to St. Peter's Abbey and Mozart's birthplace. Enjoy discounted entry and free public transport with the Salzburg Card.

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Situated in the Salzkammergut, Hallstatt is a picturesque destination with a long history. The town is named after the Hallstatt period, which inspired extraordinary cultural development over 1,200 years ago. With its closely nestled houses and the oldest salt mine in the world, there's no lack of things to do in Hallstatt. Take to the lake and enjoy the best view of this UNESCO World Heritage Site on a boat tour. Hallstatt is roughly 45 minutes away from the Hotel Im Weissen Rössl by car, making it the ideal day-trip destination.

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Bad Ischl

Home to the former summer residence of the Austrian imperial family, Bad Ischl is a popular tourist destination as a spa town with plenty of culture and a long, interesting history. Along with the illustrious Kaiservilla and villas in fin-de-siècle style, the town has also kept up with the times with its art galleries, exhibitions and the Lehár Festival. Other attractions include Sisi's Cottage, the Salzkammergut Thermal Baths, the Haenel-Pancera Museum and the renowned Zauner Café and Pâtisserie. Only a short trip away from Hotel Im Weissen Rössl in St. Wolfgang, a trip to Bad Ischl is a must for your itinerary. Plan your trip today and discover the many sights to see.

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Salzkammergut boasts numerous idyllic lakes and locations that can be reached by travelling along the Austrian Romantic Road from Lake Wolfgang. One popular destination is the Ausseerland, home to the Altaussee and Grundlsee lakes as well as the spa town of Bad Aussee. The annual daffodil festival in Bad Aussee is a highlight of the calendar each spring, with ornate daffodil figurines and traditional costume. The Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang is the ideal base for travel in the Ausseerland region.

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Salt mines

The region around the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang has been shaped by the history of the salt trade, which is how it got its name and rose in prominence. The salt mines in Hallstatt, Hallein and Altaussee are steeped in history, offering a unique insight into the region. A visit to the salt mines is a highlight of any trip to the Salzkammergut. Ask hotel staff for more information on booking a trip.

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Dachstein Ice Cave

It only takes around 45 minutes to reach the enchanting Dachstein Ice Cave and Mammoth Cave from the Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang. Travel to Schönbergalm with the Dachstein funicular to start your journey of discovery in the caves. Take an hour-long guided tour through Dachstein Ice Cave to explore impressive ice chambers and sculptures. Discover this underground natural wonder during your trip to the Salzkammergut.

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Scenic routes through the Salzkammergut

The Salzkammergut is known the world over for its picturesque landscapes with mountains and lakes as far as the eyes can see. Whether you travel by bike, motorbike or car, there are endless adventures to be had and beautiful panoramic views to take in while exploring the region from the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl.

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Sound of Music

Follow in the footsteps on the Trapp family and discover the scenic locations that provided the backdrop for the renowned Hollywood film.

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Thermal baths

Discover the relaxing thermal baths of the Salzkammergut region. Here, you'll find the right destination for both children and adults. Whether you're seeking relaxation or family fun, these spas are also a great tip for bad weather days. Let the warm, healing waters embrace you as you escape the rain and immerse yourself in a world of tranquility.

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Explore the lake with Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt

Explore the region with a round trip on Lake Wolfgang. All aboard! Gain an entirely new perspective of the lake and its fascinating surroundings on a boat from Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt. Travelling by boat is also the quickest way to reach other popular destinations around St. Wolfgang, St. Gilgen and Strobl. Ship ahoy!

As you may have realised, there's so much to see and do in the Salzkammergut that one trip may not be enough. Why not come back to discover more of the Salzkammergut region from the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl in St. Wolfgang on Lake Wolfgang? Send a non-binding enquiry today or book online.