Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Semmering Austria - Updated 2024

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Semmering, Austria is a small town located in the Lower Austria state and is famous for its ski resorts. The high Viennese society has been using Semmering as a summer destination since the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. Following the completion of the Semmering Railway in 1854, more tourists began visiting the area. The village has a population of only 571 in 2011, but every year, there have been 100,000 overnight stays recorded. During the winter season, the town becomes a ski village that offers ski slopes for all ages, and it has hosted several world cup competitions. If you are planning to spend a few days skiing in Semmering, we have listed the best accommodations there below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 05, 2024.

1. A lovely house in the meadow (from USD 417)

This lovely house is located in the meadow of Steinhaus am Semmering. The house has five bedrooms, eight beds, and two baths. It is ideal for a family or big group of travelers who want to spend their holiday skiing. The place has a TV, dryer, heater, and other essentials. It also has a huge natural garden. It is laptop-friendly as well. From the house, the Zauberberg ski slope is a 10-minute walk away. It has 6.5 km (4.04 miles) of hiking trails and ski slope. The Stuhleck, with its 24 km (14.91 miles) slope, is just eight minutes away by car. Since the house is in the mountain, guests are advised to bring winter snow chains.

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Steinhaus am Semmering, Steiermark, Austria
9.41 km (5.9 mi) from Rax Cableway
81 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire chalet 8 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
the acommodation was lovely stylish and very clean
the hosts are very kind and quick to respond to all questions or needs
host is friendly and check in was super easy
nice location in a quiet woody surroundings
the place is located in a wonderful private street close to trees and hills simply astonishing
very comfortable old style (which is positive) cottage with great location
very nice place for large groups
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2. Lovely house in the health resort of Semmering (from USD 211)

This accommodation in Semmering-Kurort will let you enjoy the clean and fresh air that Semmering offers. It has four bedrooms, 10 beds, and two baths. It can accommodate a family or a group of travelers who are seeking to benefit from the Semmering health resort. The house has heating, indoor fireplace, dryer, cable TV, and other essentials. Elevated at 1,000 meters (1,093.61 yards), the house offers peace and quiet brought by the closeness of nature. The large garden with forest, children’s house, and swing can make the children have fun during your stay. When the weather is bad, everyone can stay inside and have fun in the game room. Other activities include hiking, climbing, and exploring nature.

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Semmering-Kurort, Niederösterreich, Austria
7.44 km (4.7 mi) from Rax Cableway
88 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 10 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
huge space with plenty of room for everyone
the house was pretty clean and it was just wonderful
philip is a perfect host the house was clean and prepare for our stay
philip is a thoughtful generous and gracious host
first off philip is an excellent host
philip is prompt very kind and helpful
he is easy going very accommodating and a genuinely good person
additionally philip was incredibly kind and responsive- a truly excellent host
fantastic and unique place with the spirit of the local family atmosphere
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3. House Hipwood's, a private apartment in a peaceful area (from USD 139)

House Hipwood’s is located in a peaceful area of Semmering-Kurort, which is a UNESCO heritage place. It is ideal for a small family or a group of travelers who are there to enjoy the fun activities in Semmering. The rental has two bedrooms and two beds and can easily accommodate four guests. The apartment is equipped with a dryer, heating, an indoor fireplace, and other essentials. It is also laptop-friendly. It takes just five minutes by car to reach the famous Zauberberg Ski Resorts where the Ski World Cup was held. From the resort, you can walk to the Kurhaus Theater where famous actors and actresses perform during summer.

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Semmering-Kurort, Niederösterreich, Austria
7.56 km (4.7 mi) from Rax Cableway
42 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely apartment with an amazing view
the house is really cozy with a fireplace and has beautiful surroundings at the mountains
the apartment was very well prepared and cleaned including nice attention for us and our children
there is everything you need in the apartment to cook and it's very clean
this house is very nice combination of calm place very nice & clean nature and warm hospitality of camelia
camelia is a great host who was ready to go extra mile to make us feel at home
cami is an excellent host
great host so friendly and helpful go there
the owner-client relationship was taken by cami to a totally superior level
we had a lovely time there also thx to the friendly host camelia
everything was superb location is good base for hiking trips near railway of semmering
the place is ideal for family holidays
the place corresponds perfectly to the description we’ve had a pleasant stay
the apartment was awesome with beautiful location and very well prepared and cleaned
perfect place to chill out close to go to semmering (by car) very quiet and clean
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4. An apartment like your home (from USD 106)

Enjoy a home away from home in this apartment at Reichenau a der Rax, which is just 20 minutes away from Semmering. This apartment has one bedroom, two sofa beds, and a bath. It can accommodate a maximum of four persons. It has a well-equipped kitchen, a terrace, and a garden. The place has TV, heating, washer, and is laptop-friendly. From the apartment, you will have access to outdoor activities. A train that goes to Vienna also passes by this place. The ski slopes are nearby.

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Reichenau an der Rax, Niederösterreich, Austria
2.45 km (1.6 mi) from Rax Cableway
53 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean comfortable nice house with antique furniture in modern interior
home itself is very clean cosy and full of thoughtful touches
thank you for being a great host
everybody is so friendly we can recommend going up the rax as the walks up there are beautiful
gerhard is lovely and very helpful giving us some useful information regarding the local area
ursula and gerhard are great hosts the place is far bigger then it looks in the pictures
the location is quiet and beautiful right by a little river close to the awesome mountains
very nice and cosy apartment with a beautiful garden quiet location not far from a river surrounded by mountains
a perfect house on a perfect location with perfect hosts :-)the house is very well equipped and clean
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5. Private room in villa in Payerbach at village center (from USD 59)

This private room in a villa in Payerbach is just 21 minutes away by car from the ski slopes of Semmering. It is ideal for a couple or solo traveler. The room has one bedroom, one bed, a shared bath. and a kitchenette where guests can prepare a simple meal. Heating, hair dryer, and other essentials are provided. Parking is free on the premises. The surroundings are peaceful and quiet, with the freshest air and cleanest water in the area.

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Payerbach, Niederösterreich, Austria
5.13 km (3.2 mi) from Rax Cableway
47 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room itself is spacious and has an attached balcony which is nice
very beautiful nice room on a lovely place
the room bathroom and mini-kitchen were also kept extremely clean
we were happy maria was willing to host us at such a last notice
maria was a great host and helped us a lot with our planning
great place awesome host gigi u are greatvery experienced traveller herself worldopen kind amazing
maria antonia and her daughter were nice and helpful
maria was very helpful and nice
excellent location near to town and the train station
the property is near a river and nice walk around
great location and maria antonia is a good host we hope to come back another time
maria antonia's place is really beautiful
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6. Private room in a villa/Kuenburg (from USD 41)

This lovely room in a private villa is located in Payerbach, which is just 20 minutes to Semmering by car. The room has a double bed, single bed, and bath to be shared with other guests. It can accommodate three persons. The rental has a wireless internet connection, heating, hairdryer, and other essentials. A kitchenette is provided so that guests can prepare simple meals. Parking is free on the premises. Guests are free to use the facilities outside the villa such as the old bakery shed, water tower, garden, and cave for the grill. You can go hiking and skiing in Semmering, where the best ski resort can be found.

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Payerbach, Niederösterreich, Austria
5.02 km (3.2 mi) from Rax Cableway
97 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is charming and is just like the pictures
she has three spacious and very clean rooms
maria was a friendly host
host are really nice and accommodating
maria antonia and her daughter veronica were amazing hosts
friendly hosts maria and her doughter veronica are nice the place is stylish
maria antonia is really kind and thoughtful
the location is very convenient with easy access to the bus and train
the house is nice settling close to the rail line
it's a nice place for a getting a break in alps
perfect location with easy access to local ski slopes
lovely location and very nice contact with maria who is very helpful
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7. Private single room in a villa with magnificent view (from USD 45)

If you are traveling alone to enjoy the ski slopes of Semmering, this single room in a villa in Payerbach, which is just 20 minutes away by car, is an ideal location. The room has a single bed, and you will be sharing a bathroom with a bath top, shower, and toilet. There is a kitchenette equipped with a small oven, toaster, water heater, and coffee maker. The rental has a wireless internet connection, heating, and other essentials. Parking on the premises is free. You will enjoy the fresh air in the area. From the window of the room, you can feast your eyes on the magnificent view of the garden, the park, and the whole area. The house is located in the town, and public transport to Semmering is available.

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Payerbach, Niederösterreich, Austria
5.04 km (3.2 mi) from Rax Cableway
46 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view from the room and a nicely decorated village
excellent access to both rax and simmering very spaceous rooms though somewhat basic kitchen equipement
nice room almost in the woods very friendly family of maria antonia i can recommend
house is exactly as represented on fotos clean privat and quieet atmosphere
maria antonia is a very attentive and kind host
maria was a very kind and friendly host and the accommodations were more than i was expecting
she was very clear on explanations how to find the place and always tried to be helpful
i have booked it for one night because i think that this place is on a nice location
nice host good location excellent value :)
it might be great place for ecoholidays
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8. Comfortable Rothenhof guesthouse in Neunkirchen, Austria

This guesthouse is ideal for a group of six guests. It is located in Neunkirchen, which is a 20-minute drive to the ski resorts in Semmering. The place has two bedrooms, four beds, and one bath. It is equipped with a wireless internet, heating, washer, and other essentials. Guests can park for free on the premises. The villa stands in a place that is 650 meters (710 yards) above sea level. One will experience the peace and quiet that only this kind of place can offer. There are several protected routes for mountain climbers who want to reach the summit of the Rax. In winter, the place serves as the take-off point for the people who come to Semmering and Stuhleck to ski, snowboard, or snowshoe.

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Neunkirchen, Niederösterreich, Austria
4.85 km (3.1 mi) from Rax Cableway
71 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable quite and fully equiped fully recommend
the flat was very clean
the rooms were really clean
the place was warm and clean and had a nice homey feeling
the place itself is clean and comfortable and little nice touches make it feel very homey
the hosts were really kind and helpful
cristian and his mistress are very nice hosts
christian and angelina are really nice hosts and very helpful
wonderful hosts very flexible accurate
the place is lovely and christian and angelina are wonderful hosts
a magnificent place to rest intimate setting and ideal for nature lovers
but christian will calm down the chicken if you want
unique accommodation in farm style in nice restful location with very kind hosts
i will definitely go back to this place when i’ll visit austria next time
we had a fantastic time at christian's and angelina's place
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9. Mountain apartment in ski resort near Vienna

This apartment is located in a ski resort in Semmering-Kurort in Austria. It has one bedroom with two beds and one bath. The room can accommodate four guests. The apartment is equipped with heating, washer, TV, and other essentials. A kitchen where one can prepare simple meals is provided. Guests can park on the premises for free. Families with one or two kids will find the apartment an excellent place to stay while in Semmering, Austria. It is cozy, and the guests will be close to nature. Outdoor activities like hiking and sailing are fun. There are restaurants that serve delicious foods near the apartment.

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Semmering-Kurort, Niederösterreich, Austria
7.77 km (4.9 mi) from Rax Cableway
6 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Spacious 19th century house in an old farm

This lovely house in a farm is ideal for a family or group who wants to spend a holiday in Semmering, Austria. The house has four bedrooms with seven beds and two baths and can accommodate seven guests. The place is laptop-friendly. One of the houses has a dryer. The house has thick walls and central heating. During the winter season, the central heating keeps the house warm. Guests can also enjoy sitting around a wooden stove, an electric stove or a tiled stove. The garden and courtyard are spacious enough for a game of football. From the house, you can go hiking up to Rax or proceed to Semmering for a day of skiing.

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Dörfl, Niederösterreich, Austria
3.85 km (2.4 mi) from Rax Cableway
46 reviews  
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 7 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the landscape view is beautiful vintage style cottage is comfortable
very clean rooms and bathrooms
the place is clean and kitchen well equipped
the rooms were clean
calm and nice place clean
thomas is a responsive host
prompt response from the host every time is very helpful
the dörfl house is an excellent base to visit the rax mountain and its great walks
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Immerse yourself in the beauty and excitement of Semmering, Austria

Climb mountains, hike along trails, and ski on the world-renowned slopes in Semmering. Let your kids enjoy the fresh air and the beauty of nature. Above all, experience the exhilaration that skiing down the slopes brings. Stay in the accommodations listed above and be just a few steps away to nature, excitement, and fun in Semmering, Austria.

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