Der Knappenhof Hotel und Restaurant, AUSTRIA
|Kleinau 34, 2651, Reichenau an der Rax, Lower Austria, AUSTRIA.|
Description: Der Knappenhof Hotel und RestaurantWhat did Freud, Frankl and Schnitzler have in common? All three appreciated the benefits of a very special place, the Knappenhof in the the pristine mountains of Rax-Alpe am Thörlweg. And today the house is as popular as ever. Built in 1907 as an exclusive Alpine hotel by Camillo Kronich, this charming historic property was lovingly renovated and restored in 2011, and now offers luxury boutique accommodation and award winning cuisine in an authentic Alpine atmosphere.
Located just one hour from Vienna and Graz, the Knappenhof is the perfect destination for a relaxing getaway. Here, visitors can recharge their batteries with great views of the unique environment, while soaking up the sunshine on the terrace. Winter sports enthusiasts can enjoy skiing at Rax and Spital am Semmering, and in summer, guests can choose from guided hikes, mountain biking, climbing adventures, Nordic walking, white-water kayaking.
The restaurant at Knappenhof, led by award-winning chef Dieter Ecker, is the proud holder of fourteen Gault-Millau points and one toque, and offers inventive, delicate cuisine based on top quality produce from farmers in the region. Guests can also take advantage of the newly inaugurated wellness area, which features a steam room, a sauna and a spacious relaxation area.
Type of rooms: Der Knappenhof Hotel und RestaurantSingle Room:
These charming little rooms are fully equipped with satellite TV, a bathroom with a toilet, and offer views over the valley. One single bed.
Room size 15 sq m.
The larger double rooms come with satellite TV, a bathroom with a toilet, and offer delightful views over the valley. One large double bed.
Room size 18 sq m.
These are spacious, fully equipped apartments, with an area of about 75 sq m.
The Sigmund Freud Apartment:
The flagship of the house, this enormous, luxurious apartment has all facilities, and measures approximately 100 sq m.
Additional information: Der Knappenhof Hotel und Restaurant
Pets are allowed on request.
Shuttle services and airport transfers are available on prior notice.
Number of rooms: 28
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1907/2011.
Languages spoken: German, English, Hungarian.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms and a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro
Restaurant closed: The restaurant is open on Monday and Tuesday with a small menu.
Wednesday to Friday: 12 noon to 14:00pm. and 18:00pm. to 21:00pm.
Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon.
GPS Coordinates: 47° 42' 4.29'' N 15° 47' 39.06'' E
Nearest airport: Vienna International Airport - 109km.