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Ortners ESCHENHOF - Alpine Slowness ****

Wasserfallweg 12, 9546 Bad Kleinkirchheim
Ortners ESCHENHOF - Alpine Slowness ****
Ortners ESCHENHOF - Alpine Slowness ****


  • family vacation in harmony with nature
  • Gute-ZEIT pool area with family water world
  • SILENCIUM sauna area for adults only
  • extensive activity program for young and old
  • ¾ board from the "Green Toque Cuisine"
  • Kärnten Card & Bad Kleinkirchheim Sonnenschein Card included
  • awarded the Austrian environmental label & Ecolabel


  • air condition
  • tennis outdoor
  • sauna
  • restaurant
  • parking spot
  • garden/park
  • indoor pool
  • outdoor pool
  • bicycle rental
  • seminar room
  • eco label
  • Wi-Fi
  • pets welcome


  • Children
  • Spa
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Ski tour
  • Fitness
  • Hiking
  • Bike
  • Dog
  • Holiday hotels


Altitude: 1,087m
Highway: A10/Villach or Spittal/35km
Train station: Spittal/35km 

The Ortners Eschenhof - Alpine Slowness welcomes you in the center of Bad Kleinkirchheim, amidst the beautiful Nockberge. The St. Kathrein thermal baths can be reached within a 3-minute walk. There are beautiful hiking trails and nature trails around the hotel. Whether in the countryside by bike, e-bike or with hiking boots - one thing is certain: in the middle of the biosphere park you can recharge your batteries from nature.
Sunny Carinthia, with its wealth of leisure activities and excursion destinations, is ideal for a varied family holiday. Warm lakes with drinking water quality promise pure water fun, the gentle hills of the Nockberge Biosphere Park offer optimal conditions for hiking with the kids. On around 1,000km of hiking trails and 43 selected mountain bike routes, the Nockberge Biosphere Reserve shows the entire spectrum of mountain summer: blooming meadows, majestic mountain peaks and rushing mountain streams. And it's not far to the next alpine pasture.


The Eschenhof is a small, fine hotel for young and old, run very personally by the owner family. Peace and quiet is the key word, because “slowing down” away from the hustle and bustle of the city is not just a modern buzzword in Eschenhof. Behind the motto of Alpine Slowness is a well thought-out concept, the focus of which is the fantastically beautiful nature around the hotel.
A light-flooded lobby with reception, a bar, a cozy fireplace hall, a restaurant with large family tables, the panoramic restaurant for those seeking peace and quiet, a sun terrace and a conference room await you in a familiar and homely atmosphere. Elevator and free parking spaces available. You can use Wi-Fi in the whole hotel for free.
Payable locally: Cot on request: EUR 10,- per night. Dog including dog basket & small welcome greeting on request: EUR 20,- to EUR 25,- per night. Local tax EUR 3.70 per person/night from 16 years.


The 42 comfortably furnished and spacious rooms, apartments and suites with bath or shower, some with separate toilet, hairdryer, bath bag with bath and sauna towels, telephone, radio, satellite TV, safe, mini fridge on request (drink package for an additional charge) and WiFi about all the amenities for your nature holiday in Carinthia. A rental bathrobe (with a deposit) for the duration of your stay is available at reception.
DU (2-3): Superior double room, 32-38m², in the main building or winter garden house with loggia, balcony or terrace.
SF (2-4): Family suite, 38-43m², in the main house or winter garden house with living room and bedroom (partly separated by a sliding door), lounger couch, balcony or small terrace.
ES (1-1): Single room, approx. 20m², in the main building.


Organic toque guesthouse: breakfast buffet with culinary delicacies, afternoon buffet with “soup pot”, salads, cakes and fresh fruits, menu choice in the evening or varied themed cuisine with dishes from traditional, classic and Green Toque cuisine. Weekly culinary highlights. Lactose, gluten and histamine-free dishes on request.
The hotel was awarded the Green Toque for the use of regional products with the best organic quality.


Weekly program according to the notice, Eschenhof Nature Experience for “young and old” with, among other things, Family adventure hikes, nature discovery hike at sunrise and wildlife observation, weekly morning yoga and mindfulness tours with qualified trainers, rental of backpacks, hiking sticks and Nordic walking sticks, rental of mountain bikes, boccia, badminton, bowling, Frisbee.
For a fee: Guided mountain bike tours, rental of e-bikes.

Additional Costs

Obligatory surcharges payable at the hotel: local tax (from 16 from) EUR 3,70 per person/night.


Gute-ZEIT swimming area on 800m² consisting of the family water world with indoor (32°C) and outdoor swimming pools (30°C) with floor bubbles and massage jets, Tom & Tina's sweat barn and steam grotto, infrared cabin, relaxation winter garden, cozy Beach and tent baskets on the lawn, sunny family relaxation room and drinking fountain as well as the "SILENCIUM" (only for adults) with brine grotto steam bath, organic herbal sauna, 5-element relaxation rooms, cozy corners with water beds, relaxation terrace on the roof with panoramic views, sheltered sun loungers. and sun terrace with deck chairs and parasols and a snack bar with dried fruits and tea.
For a fee: massages and treatments, packs, ordination for osteopathy and neural therapy as well as sleep medicine.


Childcare for children aged 3-13 with a colorful program from 1.7.-31.8., Tom & Tina's children's pavilion for crafting, playing and painting, children's library and toy library, table tennis, table football, children's playground with slide, climbing net and sandpit, children's bicycle rental , large children's natural meadow with tricycle rally area, 5-element sensory path with natural boccia, sound house, sand play and mud area and slide, Tom & Tina's animal search rally, children's dinner together, baby and toddler equipment (bottle warmer, potty, diaper pail, changing mat) subject to availability.

Holiday with your Dog

You don't want to leave your dog alone at home? No problem, because your dog is also a welcome holiday guest at the Eschenhof family hotel. In addition to a lot of "heart for the dog", the hotel offers fresh water for the four-legged guests outside the room, food/water bowls, storage options for food brought along, dog bags for the hotel area, blanket and sleeping mat for the room, paw towel, run and dog walker. Routes directly from the hotel, swimming in the stream and pond.


  • welcome drink upon arrival
  • children's welcome gift bag
  • Bad Kleinkirchheim Sonnenschein Card included with
  • guided hikes with trained rangers
  • guided bike tours with certified bike guides
  • attractive sports offerings at Brennsee and in Bad Kleinkirchheim
  • sports trial lessons such as tennis, horse riding, stand-up paddling or golf
  • exciting youth and family program
  • free travel on the hiking bus
  • discounts on mountain railways, in the Thermal Römerbad and in the St. Kathrein Thermal Baths as well as at the Golf Arena Bad Kleinkirchheim
  • Kärnten Card included
  • free entry to over 100 of the most beautiful Carinthian excursion destinations
  • up to 50% discount with selected bonus partners

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