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Romantic knight's castle with medieval flair in the Wachau



A property of unique presence and historical value whose origins go back to the 12th century, this castle is located in an enchanting location in the Wachau region and within just about 1.5 hours of driving distance from Vienna.

It received its present impressive form with four three-storey buildings, double surrounding wall, trenches and two bridges around 1560.
With sophisticated construction art, love of architecture and under the supervision of the Federal Monuments Office, the castle was extensively restored in recent years and for the last time in 2010, and is currently in top condition. Historic fresco paintings from the Renaissance decorate the entrance gate and enable visitors to feel the glorious past.

Well-known beyond the borders of the region, this charming property is located in an exposed and elevated position and provides various potentials for use. For your own use as a private area, as a prestigious company headquarters or for tourism purposes.

Currently the property is managed as Hotel Garni with beautifully decorated holiday apartments for 2-4 persons and comfortable rooms in a country style. The cosy apartments are equipped with living room, bedroom, kitchenette, shower room and toilet. Moreover, there are also commonly usable dinning and lounge areas as well as a castle tavern.

A special feature is the Romanesque fortified church with the oldest crypt of Austria. The single-nave, double-chorus castle chapel is a unique example of Austrian architecture.

The Wachau region is known as a popular tourist destination and stands out not only through the enchanting landscape with award-winning wines and sun-kissed apricots, but also with beautiful bike paths and boat excursion facilities along the Danube.

No wonder that this region has become a special point of atttraction.

For further questions and/or arrangement of viewing dates we are at your service with following telephone number: 0043 1 512 26 644.

Additional charges up to 10% are depending on the purchasing price, the drawing up of the contract, the land registry charge security of the purchasing price and the degree of relation.

Purchase price:   on demand
Provint:   3% plus 20% tax  
Property type:   Castle
Property ID:   3815

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