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


Summer in the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang

Your personal summer paradise

Spend summer at the picturesque Lake Wolfgang: water activities, hiking, climbing, golfing and excursions in the Salzkammergut. Unforgettable experiences and pure relaxation await

Explore the mountain and lake scenery in the Salzkammergut

Nothing quite compares to a summer holiday at a picturesque lake in Austria.

Lake Wolfgang is the ideal holiday destination. Besides a wide variety of activities in and around the crystal-clear water, enjoy breathtaking hiking routes, via ferratas, golf courses and excursions in the Salzkammergut region. Come rain or shine, a summer at Lake Wolfgang is a truly unforgettable experience.

Experience a magical summer in the Salzkammergut!

Father and daughter jumping from a footbridge into the Wolfgangsee

More than just swimming - water activities in and around Lake Wolfgang

No summer is complete without a trip to Lake Wolfgang. Take a dip in water so clear you can drink it, take part in water activities such as boat trips on the surface or discover the depths of the crystal-clear water while diving in the lake. Lake Wolfgang ticks every box for a summer at the lake. Take in the pure and idyllic scenery

Summer spa

The Hotel Im Weissen Rössl in St. Wolfgang is the perfect location for a summer wellness retreat. Treat yourself to relaxation and recreation on the shores of Lake Wolfgang at the unique SPA im See. Overlooking the lake, the wellness center is designed to pamper your body and mind. If you'd like to stay active on holiday, check out some of the many fun activities in the Salzkammergut. Experience a relaxing summer vacation filled with wellness and activities at Lake Wolfgang.

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Swimming in Lake Wolfgang

Swim or dive in the crystal-clear water or indulge in wellness treatments at the Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang in the Salzkammergut. On the shores of the lake, Hotel Im Weissen Rössl has its own swimming area, boat rentals and the SPA im See. Enjoy the crystal-clear water while swimming and diving. Relax in the heated Lake Pool or in the hotel's floating jacuzzi. Complete your stay with a romantic boat trip on Lake Wolfgang.

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Hiking in the Salzkammergut

The Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang provides the perfect base for active holidays. Explore the surrounding mountains by foot or climbing, or relax with a dip or some water sports in the crystal clear waters of Lake Wolfgang. Basque in the untouched nature and freedom on your holiday in the Salzkammergut. Discover idyllic alpine pastures and breathtaking panoramic views of the mountains and lakes in the region.

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Climbing in the Salzkammergut

Discover the fascinating world of climbing around Lake Wolfgang during your stay in the Salzkammergut. With via ferrata in varying levels of difficulty. and over 200 climbing trails in the Plombergstein climbing gym, there's something for every climbing enthusiast. The Postalm via ferrata offers an action-packed challenge through a wild gorge. Take in the impressive views of Lake Wolfgang and the surrounding scenery while climbing.

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Cycling and mountain biking

Explore the beautiful Salzkammergut region by bike. The Hotel Im Weissen Rössl offers a variety of cycling tours for every taste, including serene lakeside bike paths, challenging mountain bike trails and culturally rich pilgrimage trails. You can also rent bikes and take in the beautiful scenery. Popular bike trails include the Schwarzensee loop, the 5-lake tour and the Schafberg loop. Take the opportunity to explore part of the pilgrimage trail from Regensburg to St. Wolfgang by e-bike. Pack your swimsuit and enjoy a refreshing dip during your tour.

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Golfing in St. Wolfgang

Golf vacations in the Salzkammergut at Lake Wolfgang are the ideal opportunity to play golf surrounded by nature. The golf courses in the region offer a unique setting with majestic mountains and deep blue lakes. The Salzkammergut Golf Club in Strobl, just a few minutes' drive from Hotel Im Weissen Rössl, is famed for its leading golf school. At the club, golfers can improve their technique and achieve mental peak performance. Take in the alpine scenery while playing golf in Austria

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Cultural offerings around the Rössl

Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang is the ideal hub for a journey of cultural exploration throughout the region. Numerous festivals and cultural events are held nearby, including the world-famous Salzburg Festival. The hotel is also a great destination for fans of literature and offers a Rössl shuttle service to operas and concerts. Enjoy a cultural and relaxation holiday in this idyllic corner of Austria.

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Salzburg Festival

The Salzburg Festival represents a cultural extravaganza that annually transforms the historic city of Salzburg into a Mecca for music, theater and art. With performances, operas, concerts and theater, the timeless splendor of Salzburg's architecture and the artistic brilliance of the performing arts, the Salzburg Festival inspires visitors anew every year.

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Invigorating boot trips & ferry crossings on Lake Wolgang

Cool off by jumping into the water on your boat trip by pedal boat, rowing boat or electric boat. It couldn't be easier to rent boats from the boat rental next to the Hotel Im Weissen Rössl to take in the dreamlike alpine panoramic vistas and explore the crystal-clear waters from the middle of the lake. If you plan on travelling further afield, you can take the Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt ferry, which runs daily between Strobl, St. Wolfgang and St. Gilgen on Lake Wolfgang

A couple stands arm in arm on a footbridge and looks out over the Wolfgangsee lake

Create unforgettable family memories while swimming, hiking & on boat trips

The Hotel Im Weissen Rössl in St. Wolfgang in the Salzkammergut is the ideal base for an unforgettable vacation with the family this summer. Embark on a wide range of varied activities and excursions with something for young and old alike. Combine great hiking and swimming on vacation at Lake Wolfgang

The clear blue water of Lake Wolfgang lies directly in front of the hotel and holiday apartments. Soak up the warming rays of the sun on the bathing lawn while your little ones splash around in the water. Take a boat trip to create magical memories exploring the surrounding landscapes and taking in the impressive mountain panorama. Either captain your own pedal boat or take the shuttle to the hotel on the Margarethe barge or with Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt. This is also the fastest way to reach a wide range of excursion destinations in St. Gilgen and Strobl.

Stay active in summer with hiking, mountain biking and much more

The lake offers a great variety of fun activities. Whether you fancy trying your hand at diving, swimming or sailing, there's something for every water sports enthusiast.

However, St. Wolfgang and the Salzkammergut have much more to offer when it comes to active holidays. The surrounding mountains like the Schafberg are the ideal destination for hiking, climbing and mountain biking. Fans of golf will find endless enjoyment on the green at the picturesque golf courses in the Salzkammergut. A wide variety of trails and paths wind through idyllic scenery and lead to breathtaking vantage points. Whether you prefer a leisurely stroll or a challenging mountain expedition – there's something for everyone

Discover idyllic alpine scenery and majestic panoramic views in the mountains of the Salzkammergut

Stumble upon idyllic alpine pastures to take a relaxing break while hiking in the Salzkammergut mountains or be inspired by the fantastic views from the mountaintop. Besides Lake Wolfgang, numerous other lakes of the Salzkammergut, such as Lake Mondsee, can be viewed from a bird's eye perspective on the summits.

An absolute must during your vacation at Lake Wolfgang: a ride with the historic cogwheel railway up the Schafberg. After the fun-filled ride, take in fantastic panoramic views of the mountains of the Salzkammergut. In the evening, return to the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl relaxed and exhilarated. End the evening with a top-class dinner in the gourmet restaurant Poll's Kaiserterrasse.

Mountains around the Wolfgangsee with dreamlike lake views:

  • Schafberg (1,783m)
  • Drachenwand (1,176m)
  • Plombergstein (830m)
  • Sparber (1,502m)
  • Zwölferhorn (1,522m)
  • Vormauerstein (1,450m)

Explore mountains & lakes come rain or shine - hiking in the rain at Lake Wolfgang

Your constant companion on every path: the weather and seasons, inviting you to enjoy the region no matter the weather. In the hot sun of a summer's day, you'll enjoy the prospect of a rainy day

Head on a journey of sensory discovery equipped with the free rental hiking jackets waiting in your room. A guided or self-guided hike in the rain is an unforgettable experience. As soon as the first drops of rain fall, the scents of nature change. Experience a firework of sensations, particularly in the forest.

Wellness & indulgence at the Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang

Sometimes the weather simply doesn't play ball! If the sun fails to make an appearance, treat yourself to some R&R at the spa and wellness centre on Lake Wolfgang at the Romantik Hotel Im Weissen Rössl. Enjoy a cosy dip even when temperatures are low in the Lake Pool, which is heated to 30 degrees Celsius all year round. Take in the view of Lake Wolfgang for unforgettable memories of your summer holidays in the Salzkammergut!


✔ Internationally renowned: the Weisse Rössl on the shores of Lake Wolfgang
✔ Wellness & spa: heated pool on the lake, sauna with lake views, steam bath, jacuzzi...
✔ Seasonal delicacies in the Weissen Rössl Restaurant with local specialties from the Salzkammergut region
✔ Picturesque mountain and lake scenery around the Weisse Rössl
✔ Traditional Events: Glöcklerlauf, Kripperlroas, Christmas Market, Carnival...

Holiday in the mountains & lakes of the Salzkammergut – plan your trip to arguably the most beautiful corner of Austria. Send a no-obligation enquiry to the team at the Hotel Im Weissen Rössl on Lake Wolfgang, select your dream vacation from our packages or book online today!

Active in the Rössl paragliding

Discover the unrivalled beauty of the Salzkammergut at any time of year with unique hiking tours

from     € 749,- p.P.

Active in the Rössl hiking in the Salzkammergut

Discover the unrivalled beauty of the Salzkammergut at any time of year with unique hiking tours

from     € 555,- p.P.

Golf & Gourmet

Short break at the Rössl for golfers and those who want to become golfers

Valid from 1 April until 31 October 2024

from     € 860,- p.P.

It's friends time

Friends-time at the lake Wolfgang!

from     € 459,- p.P.

Mini-break for romantics

and everyone who wants to become one.

3 nights with welcome gift, fondue experience, romantic dinner, bath for two and a horse-drawn sleigh ride.

from     € 625,- p.P.

Celebrations - Im Weissen Rössl

A birthday coming up? A christening or another wonderful event - there is always a reason to celebrate!
We are delighted to be able to offer you the elegant setting for your successful celebration at the Weisses Rössl.

from     € 545.- p.P.

Declaration of love at the lake

Time out for two in the Rössl with a Traunerl breakfast at sunrise

Bookable between 08.05 & 2.11.24

from     € 525,- p.P.

Do not disturb

Enjoy romantic days with us in our emperior bath and in-room breakfast!

from     € 350,- p.P.

Active in the Rössl

Short holiday in the Rössl - sun, boating, cycling, hiking and visiting fantastic sights...

from     € 555,- p.P.

Gala at the Lake

Dreamlike summer days at the lake with
Traunerl breakfast, 6-course gourmet menu & matching wine accompaniment

17.07., 31.07. & 21.08.24

from     € 903.- p.P.

Lovers' time out

Enjoy a short trip for lovers.

2 nights, 6-course menu, fondue, breakfast, SPA and much more...

from     € 490,- p.P.

Summer week by the lake

Enjoy relaxing days at Lake Wolfgang!

15.6. until 15.9.2024

from     € 1,345.- p.P.

Rössl gourmet

2 nights with a culinary highlight each.

from     € 450,- p.P.

Rössl gourmet 2 nights

2 nights with each a dinner highlight.

from     € 450,- p.P.

Rössl well-being

2 nights with spa treatments and our 1500m² spa on the lake - with floating lake lido and Jacuzzi

from     € 465,- p.P.


Discover our 80m² new Spa Suite and relax in your own wellness area!

from     € 1305,- p.P.


Spend your honeymoon days at the White Horse Inn!

from     € 750,- p.P.

Austria's cuisine is worth the journey

4 nights and 4 culinary highlights from Hermann Poll's toque-awarded cuisine

from     € 1010,- p.P.