More than 40 services included in the room price

A wide range of services are included in your stay at the 4-star Hotel Karnerhof on the Faaker See in Carinthia

We want you to be able to fully savour your break at the Karnerhof. That’s why all our guests enjoy more than 40 services included the room price – from reserved lounge chairs on our spacious private beach and free wifi throughout the hotel, to the assortment of sweet and savoury afternoon treats included in our gourmet half-board package.

Sports and activities on Austria’s southernmost bathing lake

  • 40-metre pebble beach with expansive sunbathing lawns on the northern shore of the Faaker See
  • Reserved sun-loungers and umbrellas on the beach, and more lounge chairs by the outdoor pool and our giant outdoor whirlpool
  • Four clay tennis courts near the beach, or with view of the Mittagskogel peak, available to guests without advance reservation
  • Free use of modern, well-maintained bicycles (city bikes & mountain bikes) for cycling tours through Carinthia’s Alpine lake landscape
  • Adjustments and tool service for your own bicycle
  • Romantic rowboats for excursions on the Faaker See, free of charge for our guests
  • Table tennis tables in the hotel and at the beach, with paddles and balls available on loan from reception
  • Gym with a multi-gym and cardio fitness equipment
  • Daily fitness programme led by a qualified health and fitness trainer: morning gymnastics, hatha yoga, water aerobics, thighs-belly-butt workout, stretching, pilates, gymnastics with Pezzi balls, spinal gymnastics, back health and posture training, balance and coordination training, foot and vein gymnastics
  • Weekly cross-lake swim in July and August: 1,100 metres from the Faaker See island back to the Karnerhof’s private beach, accompanied by lifeguards and rescue service

Spa and wellness for your getaway in Carinthia

  • Bathrobes, beach towels, sauna towels and slippers await you in the room
  • 240-sq. metre outdoor swimming pool (water temperature 26°C) from May through November
  • Giant outdoor whirlpool (water temperature 32°C) from May through November
  • Indoor pool (28°C) and whirlpool (32°C) with showers, changing rooms and direct access to the sauna and wellness area
  • Lake sauna in the romantic boathouse directly on the Faaker See
  • Finnish sauna (95°C, low humidity) with ice fountain
  • Steam-bath (45°C, high humidity) with starlight ceiling
  • Sanarium (= gentle sauna at 60°C, moderate humidity)
  • Aquaviva (85°C, low humidity), sauna experience with changing colours and relaxing sounds
  • Laconium / tepidarium (75°C or 30-40°C, low humidity) with fountain and shifting coloured light
  • Quiet room with water beds, drinking fountains and a view out into nature

Services for families and kids

  • Large children’s playground at the beach with climbing tower, swings, slide and seesaw by the lake
  • Table foosball at the beach
  • Flat beach and large sandbox directly by the lake
  • Kid’s Club with daily programme of activities in the hotel and out in nature, six days a week in July and August
  • Weekly magic show in July and August
  • Baby equipment with baby-phone, crib, water kettle, bottle warmer, diaper-changing pad and high chairs in the restaurant Children’s menu at dinner
  • Kid’s bathrobes in the room

Gourmet getaway: cuisine and fine dining

  • Extensive breakfast buffet with regional specialties until 10:30am; with a wide selection of fresh breads, freshly prepared eggs, selected cold cuts and cheeses, jams, honey, fresh fruit, juices, and müsli as well as a range of specialist teas and coffees
  • Six-course evening menu with choice of 3 main dishes, fresh salad from the buffet, cheeses plus our regular buffet selection of starters, main courses and desserts
  • Tea and coffee as well as sweet and savoury snacks in the afternoon
  • Regular live music to accompany dinner or breakfast in the summer
  • Your own reserved table in the hotel restaurant with complimentary Alpine table water from the drinking fountains

Our services for your comfort

  • Welcome drink, luggage service and tour of the hotel upon arrival
  • Bottle of sparkling mineral water in your room
  • Free wifi in all rooms and public areas of the hotel; internet corner also available
  • Varied weekly and evening programmes with wine cellar tours and activities in the hotel and surroundings
  • Complimentary use of the guest washing machine
  • Free parking spaces next to the hotel
  • Electric filling station for your e-car
  • Erlebniscard (Experience Card) for the Villach region available at reception

Priceless, yet included: a beautiful, original setting with nature in its purest form, fresh Alpine air and a spectacular view of the Faaker See and the Mittagskogel.

Discover our wide range of additional services – subject to additional charge

  • Extensive selection of massages and beauty treatments as well as a hairdresser in the hotel
  • During the summer, massages available in the boathouse, directly on the Faaker See
  • Private steambath including romantic treatment with five different types of natural muds, thermos-spa floating lounge chairs, and solarium
  • Our own electric boat the “Seerose” as well as selection of picnics for boating excursions on the Faaker See
  • Skoda Fabia station wagon available as rental car from the hotel
  • E-bike rentals by the hour or day
  • Boutique with souvenirs, gifts, magazines, newspapers, book and other useful items for your holiday
  • Hotel bar with vast selection of cocktails, open wines, spirits and Carinthian craft beer
  • Beach bar with BBQ, small dishes, ice cream and refreshments
  • Götzlstube gourmet restaurant, awarded with two toques by Gault Millau
  • Tennis lessons for beginners and advanced players
  • Windsurfing and sailing school next to the hotel with a selection of taster-classes and rental of aquila water boards, pedal-boats, and hydro-bikes, as well as windsurfing and paddleboards
  • Guides hikes and cycling tours
  • 10 golf courses in the Alp-Adriatic Region within a 45-minute drive of the hotel, many with reduced green fees for Karnerhof guests
  • Kärnten Card available at reception Arts & crafts and creative courses
  • Swimming lessons
  • Babysitter upon request