Property for Sale in Dorfgastein

Dorfgastein Apartments – Gratz Apartments

Dorfgastein Apartments – Gratz Apartments

2 2, 3, Penthouse 228,000

Dorfgastein Resort Guide

Dorfgastein has managed to preserve its traditional village character while becoming a popular winter and summer tourism destination. It is the first resort that you reach on entering the Gastein Valley and is just a short trip on the ski bus from its sister villages of Bad Hofgastein and Bad Gastein.

  • Scenic traditional Austrian village
  • Ideal resort for families with young children
  • Part of the Gastein Valley ski area with 250 kilometers of piste
  • Direct train link from Salzburg
  • Thermal spa
  • Just 15 minutes from Bad Gastein

With its many amenities and Austrian customs, Dorfgastein offers everything you would expect from a great duel-season resort destination. In winter the Gastein ski area has some 250 kilometers of piste that rise up to over 2,600 meters as well as numerous ski touring and cross country trails. In the summer the tourists flock to the area for cultural festivals, hiking and enjoying the numerous outdoor thermal baths, springs and swimming ponds that you will find throughout the valley.

Property for Sale in Dorfgastein

Property buying in Dorfgastein allows you to step back in time to a place filled with narrow cobbled streets and traditional rustic architecture. Tall dark wooden chalets can be found right across the village which are overlooked by glorious mountains, welcoming warm temperatures during the summer and beautiful snowfall during the winter. Elsewhere, modern apartments can be found at the foot of the piste ranging from 2 to 3 bedrooms, or for something a little more extravagant, penthouse apartments stand out as the pick of the bunch.

There is a family friendly atmosphere to Dorfgastein and with Salzburg under an hour’s drive away, it enables renters to get the full experience of a skiing holiday in Austria. Buying opportunities are relatively low, although with two double bedroom apartments starting from as little as €228,500, it’s easy to see why properties often come off the market as quickly as they appear.

Gratz Apartments is comprised of only 15, 2 or 3 bedroom apartments in Dorfgastein, the first of three resorts in the Gastein Valley. Each one comes with fully fitted bathrooms and kitchens with a 3 bedroom penthouse costing only €477,500 which also features two balconies and an extremely spacious roof terrace. For those thinking of renting out the property during summer or winter, a rental management programme is available to ensure it remains in use and reaching its full financial potential.

2 double bedroom apartments can be purchased for as little as €228,500 which will be a great entry point into owning a ski holiday resort residence. Dofgastein’s locality to the nearby villages of Bad Hofgastein and Bad Gastein, which combine 250kms of linked ski pistes, ensures there will be no shortage of holidaymakers ready to make full use of the property whether it is peak or off-peak season.

Winter in Dorfgastein

Dorfgastein is part of the large Gastein ski area with over 250 kilometres of pistes. Most of the ski area is now linked up allowing you to easily explore the other villages of the Gastein Valley – Bad Hofgastein, Bad Gastein and, most recently, Sport Gastein. Sport Gastein is a mecca for powder lovers – the long vertical descents are accessed by just one gondola and deliberately left un-groomed after fresh snow-falls. Further down the valley in Dorfgastein and Bad Hofgastein you will find plenty of family-friendly, tree-lined runs that wind down gently to traditional mountain restaurants with some of the best views in the Alps.

Summer in Dorfgastein

During summertime in Dorfgastein families and outdoor sports enthusiast will find an ideal setting in which to go hiking amid the stunning scenery, enjoy hearty cooking in the mountain huts, go mountain biking, gliding or just relax in the warm alpine swimming lakes.

After an exhausting day in the mountains, there is no better place to unwind than the Solarbar adventure pool (below) that includes separate adults and kids pools, Jacuzzi, water slide, playground, beach volley ball, sauna and solarium. The 18-hole Gastein Golf Club lies at the foot of the town of Bad Gastein and is just a few minutes away by car. Established in 1960 it is one of the oldest and most traditional golf clubs in Austria but is welcoming to members, non-members, pros and beginners alike!

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