Katschberg Resort Guide
The charming village of Katschberg which lies in the Carinthia province of Austria, is just over an hour’s drive south of Salzburg.
- A gem of Austria that is little known
- Close proximity to the Alps which guarantees a good snow coverage
- Family friendly resort
- Ski area spans over the Tschaneck and Aineck mountains
- Classic buildings and traditional charm
- Excellent facilities for children
Katshberg is surrounded by pine forests and is beloved by families for its wide pistes, beautiful scenery and some of the best year-round facilities for kids in the Alps. The charming village is also incredibly snow sure lying at an altitude of 1,066m with skiing up to 2,220m. The nightlife is low key with an emphasis on family venues that are warm and welcoming.
Property in Katschberg
Katschberg is one of Austria’s best kept secrets with rare ski-in ski-out property for sale. Our current selection of properties for sale in Katschberg include the new Residence AlpenHaus which has 34 Austrian style apartments, each built to an exceptional standard. These ski-in ski-out apartments come fully furnished and sit right on the piste and all include access to a private balcony or terraces boasting beautiful views of the surrounding peaks.
Winter in Katschberg
Katschberg is an ideal base for families who will love the un-crowded pistes and ski-in ski-out property. The ski region extends to over 70kms and is covered by a fast and efficient lift system. The village sits in a valley with the Katschberg Mountain on one side and the Aineck on the other with skiing on both the south and north facings slopes. From the top of Aineck it is possible to ski down to the pretty village of St Margarethen – ideal for a long lunch break. Further popular winter activities include horse drawn sleigh rides, night skiing and designated toboggan runs. And just so nothing is left to chance, a state-of-the art snowmaking system covers 100 per cent of the slopes.
Summer in Katschberg
Katschberg is a popular summer destination and ideal base to explore the beautiful Carinthia region of Austria. The bustling village is packed with families enjoying the adventure park, equestrian centre, outdoor swimming pools, and numerous hiking and biking trails. Being close to the Italian border, this southern region of Austria enjoys particular hot summers and the nearby Millstattersee and Worthersee are two of the most popular summer tourism hot spots.