Youth Hostel Faak/See
Thomas Scheiber, Flurweg 12, A-9583 Faak am See, Tel: 04254/2301, Fax: 04254/46 20
Kärnten - Österreich --- Carinthia - Austria

Faakersee/Blick auf den Mittagskogel The youth hostel FAAKERSEE lies within 3 minutes walking distance from the shores of Lake Faak and the train station in a quite cul-de-sac. The Faakersee region is within close proximity to the regional centers of Villach (10 km) as well as Klagenfurt (40 km) and offers outstanding outdoors recreation for every taste and interest. Regardless if you prefer the quietness of the forests and mountains of the lively atmosphere along the lake, we can offer you appropriate adventuresome or leisurely activities.

Overnight costs run from € 9,- to € 15,- per person (inclusive all taxes), without breakfast. Full kitchen facilities, including dishwasher, baking oven, refrigerator are available for our guests and soft drink as well as bakery delivery can easily be arranged. Please note that we specialize in Group arrangements with a mix of sleeping facilities including dorm-style as well as private double rooms. Our guests usually bring their own linens and arrange for their own food catering. Ample parking, a quiet garden area as well as table-tennis and a play area are available. Karte

Swimming, cycling (150 km Drau Cycling Trail!), boating, fishing, riding, hiking and climbing garden, tennis, golf, paragliding, hangliding

Alpine Skiing and snowboarding in five nearby ski areas, ski touring in the Karawanken Mountain Range, ice-skating (both on the lake as well as an indoor ice-rink), curling, tobogganing, cross-country skiing.

Cultural and Folkloristic Events:
During July and August the Ruins of Finkenstein serve as the unique venue of a varied performance program. Authentic farmers market every Thursday and Monday´s international street performers entertain the region´s guests. Various Folk Events and local Festivals are held throughout the year.

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