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Reviewed 12 September 2018

This comment is far from being objective as it is the lake of my childhood. While Gmunden at the north end has an elegant flair, with sights like Schloss Orth and a beautiful town square, the southern part of the lake evokes somewhat Scandinavian reminiscences,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Franz M
Reviewed 5 September 2018

It's an amazing place. We only stayed one night at Gmunden before going to Halstatt. We wish we had stayed longer. It's quite and beautiful there. We watched both the sunset and sunrise over the lake and it's so peaceful! The little town is lovely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gjchen
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is very beautiful lake with clean cold water. The view on the lake from Gmunden is very relaxing. Gmunden is a very charming city worth visiting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wojtekm627
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This were one of the most beautiful places I see in the whole of Austria during our visit. Lovely, beautiful...peaceful.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 444Erica2014
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Traunsee, Austria’s deepest lake, is in a picturesque location amid vast meadows.If you are one of those who love the peace and quitness of life this is your place

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Anant B
Reviewed 14 January 2018

amazingly beautifull lake in Gmunden.really clean waters with a lot of ducks and swains around it.great and relaxed view

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Erandoulis
Reviewed 3 January 2018

maybe the temperatures of the lake are not for all swimmers - the natural beauty, cleanliness and views all around make up for the lacking degrees! rent a sailboat or e-boat, hike a mountain, take a gondola ride to a nearby mountain, enjoy the view...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bwoe
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped off at the lake on the way to my parents house for a skiing holiday based on information that a lake monster lives there, couldn't resist having a look. Beautiful scenery but sadly no sign of the monster. There are several walks and great...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank F477BCmatthewt
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Christmas Markets in the castle grounds was a bonus because after you get in the first part and walk around you can then walk across the footbridge to the main castle where you can walk around the inner square which was a bit crowded but...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank N6174KNpeterg
Reviewed 7 December 2017

A beautiful lake surrounded by impressive mountains. Highlight to our mind is Traunkirchen, a small village attached to the lake a few miles from Gmunden. The village was built around mount St John which is a prehistoric place of worship dating back to 1500 bc,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Hi There is a tramway to the lake as well as taxi from station to the lake
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