The Experience

Schloss Fuschl Resort

 A Luxury Collection Resort & SPA +++ Conde Nast Traveller Gold List 2012 – “Best of Leisure Facilities” +++ ++++++ new OPEN ALL YEAR ROUND +++++ Welcome to the enchanting world of Schloss Fuschl. Situated just a 15 minutes drive from the City of Salzburg, this legendary fairytale chateau is overlooking one of Austria´s grandest lakes within the Salzkammergut region and was built in 1450 as a hunting lodge. Used as the residence of the Archbishops of Salzburg, the castle became world-famous, as its romantic situation within the Sound of Music area and the banks of lake Fuschl provided the ideal setting for the “Sissi”-films with Romy Schneider. Associated with aristocrats, empresses and film stars, it has always been recognized as the number one hideaway resort in Austria. There are spectacular restaurants, a luxurious spa and a world-wide unique “Old Master” Painting collection to discover. The fairy tale continues as the hotel´s unique historic atmosphere remains as glorious as ever. Be our guest and enjoy your stay, which will be anything except an everyday experience! Accommodation: Great love of detail and selected elegance characterize the ambience within all 110 rooms, suites and lake cottages. The world wide unique collection of “Old Master” paintings of the Schloss Fuschl Collection, lends our suites and public areas a singular air of grandeur. Light, warm colors dominate the interior of all elegant Deluxe rooms with park view and Grand Deluxe rooms with lake view. The seven exclusive Tower Suites, which include the famous Sissi-Suite, allow guests to live in authentic Renaissance, Empire, Baroque or Biedermeier style. Our Lake Cottages compose a lovely ensemble along the lakeshore and provide private atmosphere with a terrace, private lake access, Sauna and an open fire-place. Restaurants: Schloss Restaurant/ Castle Restaurant Freshly caught fish from the hotel own castle fishery and regional Austrian delicacies are served for lunch and dinner. Connoisseurs appreciate the traditional specialities, regional products, exquisite Austrian wines and fantastic French Grand Cru wines served at this restaurant with lake terrace. Capacity: approx. 150 persons Schloss Bar Time will seem to stand still as you sip your drink under the 16th century Gothic vaulted ceiling. Surrounded by Old Masters from the “Schloss Fuschl Collection”, guests can savour the Austrian coffee house culture during the day with a melange and home-made apple strudel or Schloss Fuschl cake, while the open fire offers an elegant atmosphere for a pleasant evening’s conversation. On sunny days also on the lake terrace. Opening hours:11.00 am – 01.00 am Cigar Lounge: Cigar smokers will find a large selection of the finest cigars and cigarillos in our Cigar lounge. Savour mellow moments in stylish surroundings as you sink into your leather armchair and sample a digestive from our exclusive collection of Austrian Schnaps. Castle Fishery: Crystal clear water and lush green vegetation make Lake Fuschl not only a blissful paradise for each vacationer, but also the ideal habitat for a diverse fauna. The Schloss Fuschl Resort has the sole fishing rights on the lake. Lake Fuschl is richly endowed with many fresh water species. Gerhard, the master fisherman, would be delighted to inform you about the fascination of the lake and its underwater wildlife, followed by an authentic fisherman`s snack. The smoked trouts and chars from Lake Fuschl are renowned not only throughout the region but also beyond. The smoked fish can be purchased at the fishery directly or at the Schloss Ladl. Bathing jetty/Sun deck: You can jump straight into the lake for a swim from the famous jetty. We serve light, Mediterranean creations next to the boathouse during summer months. You can treat yourself to one of our elegant cool refreshments or just enjoy your day in the sun, relaxing and sunbathing in all tranquility. Opening hours:June until September, 10.00 am – 05.00 pm Schloss Fuschl Collection of Old master paintings: No historic home would be complete without its picture collection. Schloss Fuschl is no exception. The “Schloss Fuschl Collection” of Old Master paintings – which would be the envy of certain museums, let alone any other hotel in the world. Guests of the Schloss Fuschl Resort & SPA have the opportunity to view these 170 important Old Master Paintings from the 17th to 19th century within all public areas and suites. Throughout the whole year, changing exhibitions at the hotel present Old Master Paintings, drawings and photography. Weddings: As of year 2011, state-official weddings can be arranged directly at the Schloss Fuschl Resort & SPA. The “Rosa Salon” within the historical tower as well as the elegant ballroom offers the possibility to get married directly at the castle and this six days a week and twelve months in the year. On warm summer days choose the legendary Diana Terrace, with fantastic lake view for the wedding ceremony. A wedding planner stays at your disposal and will organize with you this special day to be the perfect once in a lifetime moment. The romantic atmosphere of the “Sissi castle”, an excellent cuisine, our Rolls Royce Silver Wright from year 1954 and the picturesque scenery of lake Fuschl guarantee an unforgettable, fairytale celebration. Schloss Fuschl SPA: Our spacious, yet intimate, Schloss Fuschl SPA is completely dedicated to your relaxation. The very latest equipment and services await you in a truly elegant fin-de-siècle setting, overlooking the calm side of the lake. The indoor pool, steam bath, sauna and fitness area are first rate. Enjoy the outdoor Jacuzzi – or in summer, an invigorating massage on the jetty. Your privacy is assured, for the mountain nearby is owned by the hotel. We offer cosmetic treatments with products from ST BARTH and KÉRASKIN. Schloss Ladl – our Shop: A fine shop for special rarities, including the hotel’s very own postage stamps – the Schloss Fuschl offers “that little extra bit of luxury”, to take home. Be it culinary delicacies or fine liquors: guests are able to purchase almost every product used or produced by the Schloss Fuschl from its enchanting “Schloss-Ladl” situated within the inner courtyard.. Selected Fuschl chocolates, and Schloss Fuschl cake  are charmingly displayed on original bakery kiosk shelves dating back to the 19th century. Guests can also find smoked fish from the castle fishery,  sauces, chutneys and jams as well as teas and much more at the shop. Even the “Schloss Fuschl Collection”, the establishment’s exquisite fine art collection, is available to guests in postcard format. The boutique is also offering an exclusive edition of the Sissi movies as well as a unique collection of traditional dresses called “Dirndl” and “Janker” (Jackets) from the Schloss Fuschl Couture. Opening hours:10.00 am – 06.00 pm seasonal changing Golf Fuschl is a paradise for golfers with a 9-hole course right next to the hotel and no less than 11 fine courses within the Salzkammergut region. Guests of Schloss Fuschl receive a 50% Greenfee Discount on the romantic golf course Fuschl and a 30% Greenfee Discount on the Championship Course Eugendorf. 9-Hole Golf courses GC-Fuschl – at the hotel GC-Drachenwand „St. Lorenz“ 14 km GC-Klessheim 28 km 18-Hole Golf courses GC-Eugendorf 16 km GC-Altentann 16 km GC-Mondsee 20 km GC-Ainring 34 km GC-Bad Ischl 37 km GC-Brandlhof 92 km Fishery Schloss Fuschl has the sole fishing rights on the lake. Lake Fuschl is richly endowed with many fresh water species. Gerhard, the master fisherman, would be delighted to inform you about the fascination of the lake and its underwater wildlife, followed by an authentic fisherman`s snack. LakeFuschl The Fuschl lake is endowed with many facets depending on its moods. Some days it is deep emerald green in colour, next day like a million sparkling gems dancing on the surface of the water. This one cannot influence, it is natures game with the winds and the sunshine. “Dreams on Tour” with a vintage car of your choice… At the wheel of renowned classics of the automobile history you’ll drive through the Salzburg countryside with the wind of elegant nostalgia ruffling your hair in a Mercedes SL 280, the Porsche 911, the Austin Healey 3000 MK II or the Jaguar E models. During a leisurely drive through the areas frequented by Emperor Franz Joseph and Empress Elisabeth (Sissi) or through the Salzburg lake region you can enjoy the beautiful scenery. Drive a vintage car of your choice by yourself. We are pleased to organize for you a very personal and individual tour. Nordic Walking Nordic Walking is already well established as a fixed sport in the Fuschlsee region. The lake landscape offers an ideal starting point for varied tours. This sport is particularly popular as it is easy to learn and is beneficial for the body. Hiking Even 1000 colours would not be enough to describe the beauty of our landscape, and one only needs a few foot steps to immerse into the stillness of our forests and woodlands. Hiking in the Fuschlsee region means revitalising ones energy, not losing it. Skiing With over 130 kilometres of well prepared trails, the Fuschlsee region has an excellent reputation amongst cross-country skiers. Particularly the resort of Faistenau with approximately 60 kilometres of good trails as well as extra services is a must for cross-country enthusiasts. Plentiful parking, changing rooms, showers and toilets, ski hire and service room are available for the ambitious as well asnature loving cross-country skiers.
A fairytale setting conjuring visions of The Sound of Music defines Schloss Fuschl. This lakeside castle dates to 1450; its 110 guestrooms and cottages have hosted empresses, bishops and film stars. Elegantly furnished rooms feature antiques and artwork from the Schloss Fuschl Collection. Enjoy a massage on the jetty or in the spa, play golf on the hotel owned nine-hole course (or any of the ten 18-hole courses nearby), take a chauffeured drive into the Austrian Alps or catch trout at the castle fishery. Schloss Restaurant serves Austrian specialties and fish on the lakeside terrace
The hotel maintains a fleet of rare vintage cars. Take one out for a spin — the concierge can help arrange personalized drives in the Salzkammergut region.Distance from Salzburg Airport (SZG): 20 mi/20 km Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $50 USD equivalent Food & Beverage credit per room
    • to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full, only redeemable in the bar & restaurants)
  • $50 USD equivalent Spa Services (massages & treatments)
    • credit per room to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full, not redeemable for products
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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