SUNSHINE FOR THE SOUL
SHEER RELAXATION IN AUSTRIA
2 B U R g E N L a N d , a wO R L d O F T H E R m a L S pa S
ImmERSE yOURSELf IN A wORLd Of THE SENSES,
INdULgE IN dAyS Of ENdLESS
RELAXATION, cOmE ALIvE.
BURGenLAnD, A WoRLD oF
Experience moving moments 4-5
Enjoy culture round the clock 6-7
Impressions of Pannonia – feel the force ... 8-9
Culinary pleasures – a taste of life 10-11
FROM HEALTHY TO WATERPROOF 12-13
The world of thermal spas with its 4 locations and regions
BAd SAuERBRunn HEALTH CEnTER 14-16
Rosalia Region 17
The land of sunshine – central Burgenland 21
BAd TATzMAnnSdORF 22-24
Southern Burgenland – Oberwart region-Bad Tatzmannsdorf 25
REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBACH 26-28
Southern Burgenland – Güssing-Stegersbach region 29
Southern Burgenland – Jennersdorf region 30
Further information 31
B U R g E N L a N d , a wO R L d O F T H E R m a L S pa S 3
BREaTHE pURE LIFE
HEALTHy PLEASURES IN BURgENLANd,
A wORLd Of THERmAL SPAS
Life in the world of thermal spas is characterized the harmoniously rounded hilly landscape of
by the mild Pannonian climate and the gentle the Rosalia region in the north, across sunny
hilly landscape. An inspiring world of relaxation, central Burgenland and down into southern
vitality and healthy recuperation. Burgenland. It is not for nothing that this
The Burgenland world of thermal spas, in the whole region bears the motto “365 days of
sun-drenched health region of eastern Austria, holiday a year”.
stretches along the Hungarian border from
4 S p O R T a N d E X E R C I S E I N T H E wO R L d O F T H E R m a L S pa S
cHARmINg NATURAL SETTINgS.
SUNSHINE fOR THE SOUL.
gET TO KNOw yOURSELf,
AwAKEN UNdREAmEd Of POwERS,
fEEL THE HARmONy Of BOdy
S p O R T a N d E X E R C I S E I N T H E wO R L d O F T H E R m a L S pa S 5
IN THE wORLd Of THERmAL SPAS A NEw dImENSION
Of SPORT ANd EXERcISE AwAITS yOU
Active sporting exercise is one of the essential walkers and runners, and even skaters are
building blocks of a healthy lifestyle. So offered their own “roller area”. Holidaymakers
the hosts in the world of thermal spas place with a passion for golf can play a round or
special value on offering a varied, versatile and two at the Reiter‘s Golfschaukel Stegersbach-
professional range of exercise. Lafnitztal (with 50 holes, Austria’s largest
The wonderful gentle hilly landscape and the golf resort), on the 27-hole facilities in Bad
climate which is unusually mild for Austria Tatzmannsdorf or in Rudersdorf-Loipersdorf
mean this region is predestined for almost where there are also 27 holes.
every type of outdoor exercise: Cycling lovers And canoeists, riders and fans of rope climbing
will enjoy the numerous marked cycle trails of courses will certainly get their money’s worth
every level of difficulty; the world of thermal too in the world of thermal spas.
spas is no longer a secret from hikers, Nordic
6 CULTURE aNd EVENTS
A REgION mARKEd By OPENNESS TO
cULTURE, cURIOSITy fOR ALL THINgS
NEw ANd AwARENESS Of TRAdITION.
EvENTS Of INTERNATIONAL STATURE HARmONISE
wITH fESTIvALS cELEBRATINg LOcAL cUSTOmS;
mONUmENTAL cASTLES ANd fORTRESSES STANd SIdE By SIdE
wITH LOvINgLy TENdEd mUSEUmS – THE RELAXEd LIfESTyLE
Of THE wORLd Of THERmAL SPAS dOESN’T STOP SHORT Of
CULTURE aNd EVENTS 7
ROUNd THE CLOCK
AN EXPERIENcE fOR THE SENSES
Burgenland (and with it of course the world of thermal museums on all kinds of themes, to modern music
spas) looks back over a long tradition as the cultural festivals, lavish castle pageants and also traditional
stronghold of Austria. Many contemporary artists events celebrating local customs on a smaller scale.
were born here and followed in the footsteps of such
prominent names as Franz Liszt or Joseph Haydn. To discover more about this colourful cultural life and
The cultural kaleidoscope of the world of thermal spas find all the latest information,
extends from the castles and fortresses which stand visit www.austrian-spaworld.com
as dignified witnesses to the past, through numerous
cONSUmmATE cULTURAL ENJOymENT
AwAITS vISITORS TO BURgENLANd, THE
wORLd Of THERmAL SPAS.
8 I m p R E S S I O N S O F pa N N O N I a
FORCE OF NaTURE
LUScIOUS cOLOURS ANd A vIBRANT LIfE
A paradise for the senses is waiting for you in the nature sites and ruins. The Geschriebenstein-Irottkö nature
parks of the world of thermal spas, with unforgettable park, which extends across the Hungarian border, has
experiences for all the family. Impressions which are striking expanses of forest and the highest mountain
indescribable in the truest sense of the word – so here is in Burgenland. The theme of wine will accompany you
just a brief summary: in the nature park in the Weinidylle in the south of the
The character of the Rosalia-Koglberg nature park is world of thermal spas – and you can even rent a wine
defined by the Ödenburger and Rosalien mountains. cellar apartment here. And the Raab-Örseg-Goric ˇko
Chestnut groves, scattered orchard meadows and mellow nature park covers three countries at once (Austria,
vineyards invite exploration. Where the foothills of the Hungary and Slovenia) to offer an exceptional variety of
Alps meet the Pannonian plain lies the Landseer Berge landscapes.
nature park, which is particularly rich in excavation
I m p R E S S I O N S O F pa N N O N I a 9
gET UP cLOSE TO THE wONdERS Of NATURE,
UNdERSTANd THE vARIETy Of EXISTENcE
– SImPLy LIvE.
ROmANTIc HIKINg PATHS,
fAScINATINg NATURE TRAILS,
THE NATURE PARKS Of THE wORLd Of
THERmAL SPAS OffER UNfORgETTABLE
10 C U L I N a R Y p L E a S U R E S I N T H E wO R L d O F T H E R m a L S pa S
wHETHER IT’S A SOPHISTIcATEd dINNER fOR TwO OR A vISIT TO A QUAINT wINE BAR
wITH THE LOcALS – THERE ARE NO LImITS TO THE cULINARy vARIETy
IN THE wORLd Of THERmAL SPAS.
C U L I N a R Y p L E a S U R E S I N T H E wO R L d O F T H E R m a L S pa S 11
a TaSTE OF LIFE
IN THE wORLd Of THERmAL SPAS
Enjoyment in the world of thermal spas is you are looking for an elegant and romantic
closely connected with the region’s many dinner for two, or regional specialities in
award winning wines. At any rate, a wine quaint wine bars – there are no limits to your
tasting is just as much one of the pleasant culinary desires in the world of thermal spas.
duties as a visit to the thermal baths ...
The delicious line-up ranges from the A few tips for gourmets: The Pannonian spe-
region’s famous Blaufränkisch grapes to the ciality chefs [“Pannonischen Schmankerl-
fruity Welschriesling. All rounded off by the wirte”] offer excellent Pannonian cooking, the
excellent local brandies and the regional Paradise establishments [“Paradiesbetriebe]“
speciality, the “Uhudler” wine. invite you right inside for a tasting and a look
From a culinary viewpoint the world of thermal round, and a number of products from the
spas offers visitors a tasty menu which is hard world of thermal spas have been awarded the
to beat in terms of sheer variety. Whether predicate of a “gourmet region”.
taste fantastic reds and whites
in romantic wine cellars, forget
everything around you, simply
close your eyes and enjoy.
12 THE 4 LOCaTIONS aT a gLaNCE
THE wORLd OF THERmaL
S pa S aT a g L a N C E
THE 4 LOcATIONS
BAd SAUERBRUNN HEALTH cENTER (gESUNdHEITSZENTRUm BAd SAUERBRUNN)
REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBAcH
Pages 14 - 16
BAd SAuERBRunn HEALTH CEnTER
TREATmENTS ANd fEELINg gOOd
The Bad Sauerbrunn Health Center is all about healthy exercise, finding the right
balance in life, approaching life positively and becoming aware of your own strengths.
But above everything else, it is about having a wonderfully relaxing stay which will do
you good too. Based on three natural sources of healing and many years of experience
in the area of spa medicine, the programmes offered here in a relaxed atmosphere
place the emphasis on vitality and zest for life whatever your age.
Pages 18 - 20
OH BABy, wHAT A wONdERfUL wORLd ...
No longer a closely guarded secret for families with babies and young children – the
fantastic facilities make the Sonnentherme Lutzmannsburg-Frankenau one of the best
family health experiences Europe has to offer. From the “Silent Dome” for mums-to-be
via the “Babyworld” through to the “Funny Waters” – no other feelgood refuge for the
whole family could be more well thought out or professional.
THE 4 LOCaTIONS aT a gLaNCE 13
Pages 22 - 24
THE mOST ATTRAcTIvE PLAcE fOR TREATmENTS, THERmAL
BATHS ANd EXERcISE
Bad Tatzmannsdorf, the health spa with a long tradition, today offers a range of
contemporary health treatments under the motto “life can really be this beautiful”.
Visitors can choose between four focal points: beneficial health treatments, thermal
spa holidays, pampering beauty treatments or active exercise such as Nordic wal-
king, cycling or golf. Three natural sources of healing form the basis for maintaining
and reviving your health.
Pages 26 - 28
REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBACH
fAmILy – gOLf - wELLNESS
This generously laid out resort lies on a hilly spot in sunny South Burgenland.
A large variety of options and a rich range or offerings await the visitor at Reiter‘s
****Allegria Hotel which is directly connected to the Stegersbach family thermal spa
and the 50-hole golf resort.
14 Bad SaUERBRUNN HEaLTH CENTER
BAd SAUERBRUNN HEALTH cENTER
(gESUNdHEITSZENTRUm BAd SAUERBRUNN)
Bad Sauerbrunn is rich. Rich in three local the one hand in the extensive range of medical
sources of healing which form the centre point and therapeutic care, and on the other hand
of the approach to health at Bad Sauerbrunn: in the highly personal and individual attention
Healing water from the thermal spring, the we provide as a host. Revitalising relaxation
“Säuerling” or acidulous water from one of the facilities complete the extensive offering
most magnesium-rich springs in Austria and and help you redevelop your own personal
the carbon dioxide dry gas (CO2 dry gas). and health resources and restore your inner
The philosophy of the Bad Sauerbrunn Health balance.
Centre is to embody a holistic approach: on
“Free introductory health treatment”: Look
after tomorrow today – for healthy sunset
years. A healthy offering for people of all
ages. For bookings of 21 nights with full
board, no fewer than 54 different treat-
ments and an examination by the spa doctor
are included free of charge.
Bad SaUERBRUNN HEaLTH CENTER 15
PERfEcT HARmONy IN
A wELLNESS HOTEL
IN A cLASS Of ITS OwN
From every room in the health center you can go in your bathrobe directly to the thermal
retreat, with water temperatures from 29° to 37°C. Have a luxurious swim, try aqua fit or
underwater remedial gymnastics, then relax in comfort in the thermarium (Finnish sauna,
laconium, steam bath, plunge pool, snail showers, heated loungers and thermal whirlpool).
a TOUCH OF TRadITION
At the turn of the last century, the spotlight a harmonious few days, the Haus Esterházy will
of Austro-Hungarian society was on Prince fulfil your wishes. With 66 feelgood bedrooms
Esterházy as the champion of spa treatments. of 4-star category with superior fittings and
With his support, treatments at health resorts harmonious colours, as well as the thermal
reached undreamed of heights and the tradition of pool with its relaxation areas, the result is an
treatments was established in Bad Sauerbrunn. architectural environment which is truly close to
The Haus Esterházy was planned with a view nature. The transparency of the entire building
to continuing this tradition. Whether you are will make you feel as if you are living in the heart
looking for treatments or simply want to spend of luxuriant nature, whatever the season.
16 Bad SaUERBRUNN HEaLTH CENTER
BAd SAUERBRUNN HEALINg THERmAL SPA
Whether you are having treatment or finding bladder and urinary tract diseases, and a first
space to unwind – Bad Sauerbrunn means point of call for the treatment of metabolic
finding some balance in your life to face life diseases. The large-scale extension to the
positively and become aware of your own therapy area contains a relaxing wellness and
strengths. But above all enjoying a wonderfully vitality retreat offering beauty treatments from
relaxing, beneficial stay. top to toe. And with the Bergmüller centre of
With the two renovated 3-star buildings expertise, Bad Sauerbrunn has established itself
“Grimm” and “Hartig” and the 4-star “Esterházy” as the Austrian Mecca in the areas of fitness
building, the health center has developed into and preventive healthcare. Hotels of every
a centre of expertise for all diseases of the category and comfortable guesthouses round
supporting and musculoskeletal systems, and off the holiday facilities in Bad Sauerbrunn.
is also a specialist in the treatment of kidney,
ein Resort der
GesundheitsZentrum Bad sauerbrunn
Hartiggasse 4, A-7202 Bad sauerbrunn
tel. 0043/2625/300-0, Fax DW 820 firstname.lastname@example.org, www.die-heiltherme.at
Amidst the idyllic landscape of the Rosalia
region, the Bad sauerbrunn Health Center
offers everything you need for a healthy
ROSaLIa REgION 17
EXERCISE ON THE
SwEET SIdE OF LIFE
If you are hungry for sport and exercise, then edge of the fields by the farmers themselves.
you will certainly get your money’s worth in As well as the modern health center including
the Rosalia region on the eastern slopes of the the Bergmüller centre of expertise, visitors
Rosalien mountains. From hiking via Nordic to this indulgent region will find a wealth of
walking through to mountain biking on 5 leisure and sporting options awaiting them –
themed routes, everything that is healthy and even including a guided tractor tour on which
fun is on offer here. The very special charm of you can discover the attractions of nature for
this fertile region is enhanced by the juicy fresh yourself with a vintage vehicle.
berries and fruit which are often sold at the www.region-rosalia.at
THE ROSALIA – AN IdyLLIc SETTINg fOR HEALTHy EXERcISE.
LUScIOUS gREEN cHAINS Of HILLS, PREcIOUS cHESTNUT gROvES ANd
ENcHANTINg vINEyARdS ANd ORcHARdS wILL ENTIcE yOU OUT INTO THE OPEN AIR.
18 SONNENTHERmE LUTZmaNNSBURg-FRaNKENaU
T H E B a B Y pa R a d I S E
One of the primary concerns at Lutzmannsburg Dome” for instance parents-to-be will find
is supporting the healthy development of total peace and relaxation. And with “Magic
babies and young children, as it is in the first Movements” an all-round pampering offering
years of life in particular that educational and has been developed for expectant mothers.
psychomotor support is so important. The “Funny Waters” area on the other hand
The care team at the Sonnentherme is made is designed to attract the kids with its mega-
up exclusively of qualified experts from all slides (including the longest indoor waterslide
specialisms who are all conscious of the in Europe). And numerous other sports and
enormous responsibility they bear for the little leisure facilities offer visitors who are hungry
holidaymakers entrusted to their care. But of for exercise more than ample opportunities
course their parents’ holiday dreams are also to develop their skills.
catered for in the Sonnentherme: in the “Silent
SONNENTHERmE LUTZmaNNSBURg-FRaNKENaU 19
the Lutzmannsburg Family Health
Resort has established itself throughout
europe as a real paradise for mums
and dads, children and babies. At the
sonnentherme the entire family will
enjoy a health experience packed with
fun and adventure right from the very
first day of their holiday.
In the Hotel sonnenpark, the family
health hotel at the sonnentherme,
special adventure, play and exercise
areas have been created for babies and
Due to its mild composition, the thermal water at the Sonnentherme is particularly suitable
for babies. In the popular Babyworld numerous clever details are on offer for babies and
young children. Even the tiniest water babies and their parents will be delighted by the
unique facilities at Babyworld: Nobody will bat an eyelid when babies paddle around in the
water with their nappies on – for example in the baby chute or the five different shallow
water or play pools with baby slides and mushroom-shaped water fountain. Buggies can
be taken into the thermal spa (with tyre covers which are available at the spa cash desk
for the sake of cleanliness). And the children’s sleeping area is available for a little nap. It
goes without saying that changing tables, baby walkers, high chairs fixed to the wall, bottle
warmers, toys and lots more are also available. What a wonderful baby world ...
thermengelände 1, A-7361 Lutzmannsburg
tel. 0043/2615/87171, Fax DW 20
20 SONNENTHERmE LUTZmaNNSBURg-FRaNKENaU
THE wHOLE KIT aNd
Families with babies and young children by its aesthetic quality and relaxing atmosphere,
are the central target group of the ****Hotel by sun, air and light. The facilities are noticeably
Sonnenpark – the family health hotel of the family-friendly. The “Snoezelen” is unique –
Sonnentherme Lutzmannsburg with a direct a multisensory experience area for babies,
connecting passage. separate play areas and adventure worlds for Hotel sonnenpark****
The innovative 4-star family health hotel offers babies and kids, complementary baby and child thermengelände 2, A-7361 Lutzmannsburg
family health holidays in a new dimension of care and an extensive programme of activities tel. 0043/2615/87171-1000, Fax DW 19
quality. The design of the hotel is characterized for babies, kids and parents free of charge.
fROm THE HOTEL dIREcTLy TO THE THERmAL SPA
There is convenient direct access to the and the countless facilities for play and fun.
Sonnentherme from four more hotels: The In the Sporthotel Kurz a wide variety of sports
design hotel All in Red will surprise you with and pampering programmes awaits you – from
its red-dominated atmosphere where guests tennis courts via bowling lanes right through
are pampered with casual flair and numerous to the football pitch. And the thermal spa hotel
comforts – from the hotel’s dedicated pool Vier Jahreszeiten offers families everything
and wellness landscape to numerous saunas. they could desire from a relaxing spa holiday.
Parents with kids will feel especially at home And of course there are plenty more hotels and
in the Kinderhotel Semi children’s hotel. No private accommodation providers close to the
wonder, when you see the exceptionally well- thermal spa.
fitted rooms, the hotel’s own wellness paradise
THE LaNd OF SUNSHINE – CENTRaL BURgENLaNd 21
T H E S U N N I E S T daY S
THE LANd Of SUNSHINE – cENTRAL BURgENLANd
Central Burgenland, the land of sunshine, excursion destinations for all ages. There are so
combines thermal spas, sports and feelgood many to choose from: the heritage museum in
holidays. Wellness fans and families will be Kobersdorf, the Franz Liszt Museum in Raiding,
delighted by the Sonnentherme Lutzmannsburg- the modern experiences of nature museum
Frankenau. Cycling, hiking, Nordic walking – a at Lackenbach Castle, a pottery museum in
variety of routes across the land of sunshine Stoob, the knight’s castle of Lockenhaus, the
lead past brightly coloured fields and through last blueprint workshop in Steinberg, an early
shady woods. Far away from the noise of the medieval village in Unterrabnitz, a museum
traffic, you can discover tiny sleepy villages, of buildings and architecture in Neutal,
quaint guesthouses and cultural treasures of a Cistercian monastery with a European
the region. dog show in Klostermarienberg, the house
For epicures, how about a cycling picnic in commemorating the composer Carl Goldmark
the vineyards of the Blaufränkisch area or in Deutschkreutz and many other places of
tasting the classy red wines on offer from the interest invite both parents and kids to central
outstanding winemakers. Hospitable inns and Burgenland for an exciting and unforgettable
wine bars invite you to stop for a while. holiday.
Castles, museums and fortresses are popular www.sonnenland.at
22 Bad TaTZmaNNSdORF
SwITcH Off TOTALLy IN BAd TATZmANNSdORf
Over recent years Bad Tatzmannsdorf has unique health resort. Three natural sources of
developed from a traditional spa centre healing – carbonated mineral water, healing
to a modern health resort with a focus on peat and thermal water – form the basis for a
treatments, the thermal spa and exercise. Five wide range of treatments. Their success rests
thermal spas (the Burgenlandtherme which on the perfect combination with extensive
is open to everyone and four extensive hotel supplementary therapies and holistic medical
spas) invite you to limitless well-being and diagnoses. This unique gift of nature enables
endless enjoyment. excellent healing results to be obtained for
The beneficial Bad Tatzmannsdorf treatment heart and circulatory diseases, rheumatism and
is at the same time the brand label of the spinal column problems.
Information for visitors Bad tatzmannsdorf
Joseph Haydn Platz 3, A-7431 Bad tatzmannsdorf
tel. 0043/3353/7015, Fax DW 14, email@example.com, www.bad.tatzmannsdorf.at
Bad TaTZmaNNSdORF 23
BAd TATZmANNSdORf HEALTH RESORT
(gESUNdHEITSRESSORT BAd TATZmANNSdORf)
At the Bad Tatzmannsdorf health resort, peat, carbonated mineral water and thermal
“where time is on your side”. Under one roof the waters. Bad Tatzmannsdorf is the only health
health resort offers the 4-star Superior Kur- & resort in Austria to offer the KIESER Training
Thermenhotel, the 4-star Superior Thermen- Selection. The “time-protection” programme of
und Vitalhotel and the 3-star Parkhotel to the Biodroga range of natural cosmetics will
provide hotel comfort which makes every pamper and care for you from head to foot.
moment meaningful. And total relaxation is to be found at the
Here you will find the ideal prerequisites to “kingdom of the senses” – far removed from
bring body, mind and spirit into harmony – the usual overcrowded pool areas, the hotels
with an offering which combines the expertise of the health resort offer you a journey of
of the scientifically based Bad Tatzmannsdorf relaxation of the senses, from the realm of
health treatments with the innovative “Active touch via the realm of seeing and the realm of
Health” and exclusive beauty treatments. sound through to the realm of scents and the
Experience the natural healing powers of realm of taste.
GesundheitsRessort Bad tatzmannsdorf
elisabeth-Allee 1-3, A-7431 Bad tatzmannsdorf
Health through healing treatments, beneficial
thermal waters and active exercise – this is the
motto in Bad tatzmannsdorf, where they have
succeeded in creating a link from medicinal
treatment to contemporary health holidays.
24 Bad TaTZmaNNSdORF
THE BEST aNgLE
A*v*I*T*A ****SUPERIOR THERmEN wELLNESS HOTEL
The A*V*I*T*A ****Superior Thermen Wellness a creative harmony that you can feel runs
Hotel at the Burgenlandtherme (directly through all areas of the A*V*I*T*A Hotels. The
connected) has one main thing in mind: to wellness and activity programme, the hotel’s
utterly spoil you! True hospitality embodied own sauna and relaxation area, the Fitness
down to the tiniest detail, incredible Cardio Center, and the Berghofer thermal A*V*I*t*A ****superior
calm, relaxing water, invigorating exercise oasis with beauty and pampering offerings thermen Wellness Hotel
and healthy activities await you at this from the top of your head right down to Am thermenplatz 2
A-7431 Bad tatzmannsdorf
establishment where the superlative reigns. the soles of your feet will round off an tel. 0043/3353/8990-0, Fax: DW 25
Warm colours and a tasteful atmosphere – unforgettable well-being holiday. firstname.lastname@example.org, www.avita.at
Forget everyday life,
dream, stock up on energy –
inspired by the baths and beauty
culture of the Ancient Romans,
the Burgenlandtherme have
become a retreat for relaxation
BURgENLANdTHERmE BAd TATZmANNSdORf
Discover the perfect balance between activity themed saunas and above all endless well-
and relaxation, the harmony of vitality and being. Taking a sauna or swimming as naked
feeling better than you ever have before – in as the day you were born is simply a matter of
the truly wonderful Burgenlandtherme. One course in the sauna garden of Eden.
wing of the thermal spa – the SPANNONIA A number of hotels of every category you could Burgenlandtherme Bad tatzmannsdorf
– bears the motto “the sauna garden of wish for and top private guesthouses offer Am thermenplatz 1, A-7431 Bad tatzmannsdorf
tel. 0043/3353/8990-0, Fax DW 55
Eden”. Here visitors will find a world entirely every holiday visitor to Bad Tatzmannsdorf email@example.com
of their own, shaped by water, a variety of pure relaxation and genuine hospitality. www.burgenlandtherme.at, www.spannonia.at
S O U T H E R N B U R g E N L a N d – O B E R wa R T R E g I O N - B a d T a T Z m a N N S d O R F 25
THE RIgHT pLaCE
FOR HEaLTHY SpORT
SOUTHERN BURgENLANd –
OBERwART REgION-BAd TATZmANNSdORf
This region offers itself as a real arena for professional golfer, this is one of the best
sport – just about every wish for healthy and most popular golf facilities in Austria. If
sporting exercise is fulfilled here. Runners, you want to learn how to play golf properly,
Nordic walkers and hikers will find no less then why not visit one of the many courses
than 418 km of sign-posted paths amidst for beginners or advanced players in the
glorious natural scenery. Golf Academy – ideal when combined with
As well as the exquisite hotels and thermal a holiday. And the mild climate means that
spas, the modern football arena was the both courses can be played on almost all year
reason why the Croatian national team chose round.
this region for their team camp during the The Geschriebenstein-Irottkö nature park
2008 European Football championship. around the highest mountain in Burgenland,
Cycling lovers are pampered with numerous which also spans the national border, offers
cycLINg, RUNNINg, HIKINg, routes of all degrees of difficulty and can over 500 km of signposted hiking and cycling
discover the region with GPS support if they trails. It extends through three provinces
want to. (Lower Austria, Styria and Burgenland) and
PLAyINg fOOTBALL, gOLfINg – Finally the 27-hole golf complex will make offers extensive facilities for lovers of hiking.
wHAT mORE cOULd golfers’ hearts beat a little faster. Whether www.suedburgenland.info
SPORTS LOvERS wANT? you are a beginner, advanced or even a
26 REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBaCH
dIScOvER yOUR OwN SPEcIAL wORLd Of wELL-BEINg
AT REITER‘S ****ALLEgRIA HOTEL
fAmILy – gOLf – wELLNESS
This generously laid out resort lies on a hilly Reiter‘s ****Allegria Hotel, which is directly
spot in sunny South Burgenland. connected to the Stegersbach family
A large variety of options and a rich thermal spa and the 50-hole golf resort.
range of offerings await the visitor at
REITER´S RESORT wILL ImPRESS yOU
wITH ITS wONdERfUL POSITION ANd
THE SImPLy ENdLESS OPTIONS.
REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBaCH 27
REITER‘S ****ALLEgRIA HOTEL
THE INcREdIBLE LIgHTNESS Of BEINg ON HOLIdAy
“Allegro” is how a composer describes a piece interior design is equally young. Bright friendly
of music when he would like it to be interpreted colours, clear harmonious shapes and warm
in an animated, happy way. The melody should surfaces define the impression – low-key and
sound with lightness and exhilaration, and it stylish, but not overcool.
is just this kind of music that we imagine as So guests are able to enjoy plenty of space to
the background to your holiday: A carefree, unwind and fill the rooms with life. For couples,
untroubled series of days where you can enjoy young families or larger families spanning the
the light side of life far away from everyday generations there are 141 accommodation units
Reiter‘s Resort stegersbach cares. By yourself, as a couple or with all your of 25 – 78 m2 in rooms and suites, situated in
Golfstraße 1, A-7551 stegersbach
tel. 0043/3326/500, Fax DW 800 family at Reiter’s Allegria, Reiter’s happiness. the residential area of the main building and
firstname.lastname@example.org The establishment was opened in 1998 and the 6 chalets in the village area.
www.dietherme.com extended in 2004, and the sophisticated
REITER‘S ****ALLEgRIA HOTEL
THE INcREdIBLE LIgHTNESS
Of BEINg ON HOLIdAy
28 REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBaCH
THE SPAcIOUS 6,700 m2 gROUNdS
BETwEEN REITER‘S ALLEgRIA ANd
REITER‘S fAmILIENTHERmE HAvE BEEN
cOmPLETELy REfURBISHEd ANd fITTEd
wITH mANy ATTRAcTIONS.
EXPERIENcE AffORdABLE LUXURy.
THE JOyS Of wATER ANd THE BLISS Of wELLNESS
Water, warmth, calm. Three elements which form of speciality showers, cold and warm
combine to endow you with perfect relaxation. water pools on the sauna terrace, plunge pool
The water, bubbling up hot and rich in minerals and sauna bar. Visitors to the sauna will find
in Stegersbach from a depth of 3000 m, fills immediate relaxation and calm on 3 levels.
the spa landscape of Reiter‘s Familientherme Enjoy the unlimited spa pass for young and old
with its lively flow. In eleven pools of different in the new Familientherme:
size, temperature and depth covering 1,500 m2 Aqua Splash Pad, Noah’s Ark and bouncy
the water unfolds its effects, in a varied castles for the little ones, soft hill, volcano,
landscape of torrents, waves and cascades. water and sand playgrounds for the bigger
The warmth – mild or hot, dry or impregnated ones and the 100 meter special steel slide and
with steam and aromas – relaxes the muscles the six-times giant trampoline, table tennis
and limbs and cleanses the body. alcoves and beach volleyball arena for young
Lovers of well-kempt sweating can choose people and the young at heart complete the
between a blossom or aromatic steam bath, facilities in the open air area.
herbal sauna, laconium, infra-red cabin, And while parents indulge in the joys of the
brine steam bath, sweat bath, cellar sauna water, children of 3 and above can enjoy the
and sanarium. Refreshment is on hand in the popular kids’ club.
fROm THE HOTEL dIREcTLy TO THE THERmAL SPA
www.dietherme.com As well as the already mentioned Reiter‘s 5-star level, the Hotel Larimar with its exquisite
Reiter‘s Resort stegersbach Allegria Hotel, other establishments too enjoy wellness facilities and the Thermenhotel
Reiter‘s Allegria Hotel
Reiter‘s Familientherme stegersbach direct access to the thermal spa: PuchasPlus above all with its healing massage
Reiter‘s Golfschaukel stegersbach Lafnitztal The Balance Resort will pamper you with its centre.
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SOUTHERN BURgENLANd – gÜSSINg-STEgERSBAcH REgION
50 chances of a par will make any golfer’s heart on the continuously irrigated fairways which
beat faster. It sounds enormous, but with its well- guarantee you lush green grass even at the height
planned layout it leads over hills, past streams, of summer. 300 days of sunshine and the mild
through valleys and woods. Nowhere else in Pannonian climate mean that you can enjoy your
Austria can you vary your round of golf as much game all year round. The Eulenwirt golf centre also
as you can at this golf resort. offers excellent training facilities for beginners,
Starting from the Eulenwirt golf centre, play hobby golfers and professionals.
Reiter‘s Golfschaukel stegersbach Lafnitztal
A-8292 neudauberg 18, tel. 0043/3326/55000, Fax DW 800, email@example.com, www.golfschaukel.at
HIKINg, wINE & wALKINg
The Weinidylle nature park – pure romance in growing community in Burgenland – entices
the heart of nature. After a visit to the Güssing visitors with vitamin-packed breaks on more than
castle at the entrance to the nature park, you can 100 km of hiking trails through the romantic fruit
explore the nature park under the motto “water orchards.
and wine”, enjoy the unique cultural landscape Help with orientation is available to hikers, cyclists,
and get to know the culinary treats from kitchens runners and Nordic walkers in the Güssing-
and cellars. New: the Öko-Energieland cycle trail Stegersbach region in the form of modern GPS
through the healthiest region of Austria, with 14 navigation. Simply select your tour on the Internet
stops on the theme of ecological energy around and your host at your hotel will store this for you
Europe’s ecological town, Güssing. on a user-friendly GPS device.
The apple village of Kukmirn – the largest fruit- www.suedburgenland.info
30 SOUTHERN BURgENLaNd – JENNERSdORF REgION
A riverbank characterised by wildly
romantic beauty, and lavish vegetation
where you can discover the distinctive
world of plants, animals and birds.
a m OV I N g H O L I daY
SOUTHERN BURgENLANd – JENNERSdORf REgION
The Loipersdorf-Rudersdorf thermal golf the Raab or the Lafnitz hard to resist. Discover
course attracts golfers from both sides of the the wildly romantic Raab or Lafnitz with all
border. The thermal golf course, a 27-hole their special features. Enjoy an exciting day
championship course, blends harmoniously full of sun and fun in a wonderful natural
with the natural river meadows between Styria landscape in a two- or three-person canoe.
and Burgenland and weaves in and out of both The Raab-Örség-Goricko nature park is a
provinces. delight for hikers with its own special variety:
Cyclists and riders can enjoy undisturbed Variety of natural landscapes, languages and
sporting pleasure in the Jennersdorf region. cultures, not forgetting the local foods and
The varied and well signposted cycle trails lead drinks.
through the gentle hills of the countryside, Leisure fun in harmony with nature can be
past the tourist attractions of the region, as found at the Königsdorf natural swimming
does the longest network of bridle paths in lake, with its huge expanse of water and
Burgenland at 450 km. exceptional water quality.
Thermal spa fun is on offer at the Loipersdorf In brief: The Jennersdorf region moves body,
thermal spa, one of the best-known thermal mind and spirit.
spas in Austria. Canoeists will find the lure of www.suedburgenland.info
ENJOy AN INTROSPEcTIvE wORLd fULL Of QUIET AdvENTURE
ANd EXPERIENcE THE PEAcE Of PARAdISE.
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Holiday in a wine cellar house –
a unique experience. Where once the
exceptional wines were left to mature,
today visitors can enjoy a very
H O m E LY H O T E LS ,
QUaINT wINE CELLaR
HOLIdAy ON THE SUNNy SIdE Of AUSTRIA
The world of thermal spas offers not only the These little buildings which mostly lie in
well-known spa hotels, but also other kinds of the middle of the vineyards were once the
unforgettable holiday accommodation. Such workplace of the winegrowers, but over
as the numerous wellness hotels with their recent years they have been transformed into
varied offerings for enjoyment and relaxation. especially romantic holiday homes, to offer an
Or private guesthouses, which score above all unforgettable holiday experience.
through their hospitality to visitors. As always – in the world of thermal spas there
And the so-called “Kellerstöckl”, or wine cellar are no limits to your holiday enjoyment.
houses, are unique to Southern Burgenland.
Gentle hills, a mild pampering climate,
sunshine galore – it is not for nothing
that Burgenland, the world of thermal
spas, enjoys a reputation as one of the
most enjoyable regions of Austria.
THE 4 LOcATIONS
BAd SAUERBRUNN HEALTH cENTER
(gESUNdHEITSZENTRUm BAd SAUERBRUNN)
REITER‘S RESORT STEgERSBAcH
A-7400 oberwart, Waldmüllergasse 2-4
tel. 0043/3352/313 13-0, Fax: DW 20
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