Goldegg at the Lake

’Take a deep breath’ – surrounded by Salzburg mountains

Many of our guests tell us that a great deal of their humdrum of everyday life and excessive stress gets reduced on the last kilometers en route to Goldegg.  For sure when the romantic Goldegg Castle and Goldegg Lake are in sight. And indeed, there is something like magic to this location.  There is a particular feeling of freedom and tranquility around Goldegg Lake.

Ideally located in the Province of Salzburg

Goldegg is located in the geographic center of the Province of Salzburg slightly above the Salzach Valley and approximately one hour away from the capital city of Salzburg. Merely 2,500 inhabitants live scattered in the neighborhood. The original village atmosphere has been preserved at Goldegg at the Lake. This only holds true for very few villages in the vicinity.

Vacation Destination Goldegg

Goldegg has a lot to offer to its guests with a golf course, a pleasant moor lake (the Seehof has its own sunbathing area and swimming pier) and picturesque nature.

Within a few minutes, you can be in one of the many Ski amadé ski areas in winter.  For cross-country skiers, the trails start literally on the doorstep of the Seehof. Goldegg also has other incomparable nature adventures such as winter walks, snowshoe hikes or romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides in store.

In Summer can be experienced here in ist most agreeable form at an altitude of 825 meters. You are right in the middle of the mountains, can walk and hike to the top of your bent or also get on a bike.  We do have bikes at the hotel and you can also rent eBikes. Splendid trails for mountainbike aficionados are within easy reach in the vicinity.

Goldegg’s History

Already the Celts and Romans had settled where Goldegg is today.  The first documented mention of a castle dates back to the 12th century.  A castle which has been shaping the history of the otherwise quite rural Goldegg since the 14th century. It has been changing owner time and again until it became a place of jurisdiction in the 19th century.  The municipalities of Goldegg and Weng were really ’founded’ (nowadays incorporated) in the year 1850.  Castle Goldegg is a popular location for seminars, exhibitions, readings, concerts and individual conferences today. More information can be gleaned from

Goldegg as an ideal point of departure for excursions and trips

Goldegg’s central location at the heart of the Province of Salzburg, as already mentioned, allows you to embark on all sorts of trips. Be it to Salzubrg, the city of Mozart, to the highlights of the Pinzgau, the Pongau, the Lungau and the Tennengau or to the neighboring countries such as the German Province of Berchtesgadener, Tirol, Carinthia, Styria or Upper Austria.  A myriad of sites is worthwhile seeing within one hour’s ride. Take a look at the most beautiful trip destinations.

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