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Crowded but nice

Although in summer the place might get very crowded and finding a parking spot becomes a challenge... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
George S
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Cooling

Haveing run down from the mountain to the lake which was around 11k,the lake was a welcome sight... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
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10 Aug 2018
“Crowded but nice”
11 Jul 2018
“Cooling”
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Although in summer the place might get very crowded and finding a parking spot becomes a challenge, once you get there, is a nice place to spend a sunny day. The water is a bit chilly but very clear and refreshing. There are fun activities...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Haveing run down from the mountain to the lake which was around 11k,the lake was a welcome sight. Straight in to cool down. Nice cafe as well with great cake and beer.what more could you asked for

Thank mac12345England
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Erlaufsee is a pretty Alpine lake with crystal-clear drinkable water in the vicinity of Mariazell (4 km) and Mitterbach, almost touching the border with Styria. It is a popular destination for day trips and hiking and a nice place for relaxing and family picnic. Whenever...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

You could walk on the frozen lake during Winter, with a backdrop of ice-capped Alps, and it is just 10 minutes from Mariazell and Buergeralpe ski resort. Annaburg is also just around 10-15 minutes as well .... Perfect location for a weekend getaway from cities....More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Erlaufsee is a beautiful mountain lake at an elevation of nearly 900 metres. It is crystal clear, cold, ringed by forested mountains and is a favoured holiday destination for many Austrians. Our Austrian friends took us there on an easy day trip from Vienna, and...More

Thank Boyd J
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My 2 boys had a great time 'paddling' in the lake with their wellies on! Wanted to catch fish - of which there were plenty to be seen in the very clear water. Lots of ducks following them around but we had no food to...More

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