Harmony Hotel Sonnschein

The Harmony Hotel Sonnschein is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, as rooms are surrounded by large gardens and unspoilt parkland.

A large buffet spread in the restaurant will set you up for a day of exploration. In the evenings, you’ll enjoy three-course dinners and a daily salad buffet.

The public areas at the hotel include two indoor swimming pools, an outdoor spa pool and a wellness area that has two saunas, two infrared cabins and a stylish sun lounge area. There’s also a fitness room and an array of outdoor activities.

Overview of Niederau

Niederau is nestled into the shadow of the Markbachjoch Mountain. This picturesque resort is incredibly popular with people searching for holidays to Austria because it provides plenty for active holidaymakers, including walking trails, swimming spots and beautiful natural sites.

It’s easy to get out and explore when you leave the Harmony Hotel Sonnschein. A tourist train visits all the popular attractions around the village, and when you want to get even more active, pop your hiking boots on and head to the mountains.

Things to do in Niederau

The Harmony Hotel Sonnschein is only 500 metres away from the village centre and the Markbachjoch gondola, which will whisk you 1,500 metres up in the air. When you reach the top, you’ll see the starting points for some of the best walks in the region.

In the centre of Niederau, there’s a small selection of restaurants that serve Italian cuisine and hearty Austrian dishes. After, you can head to one of the karaoke bars or upbeat clubs. The main nightlife hub’s located around the base of the gondola, and for a unique experience, you can party in a cave bar!

Reconnect with nature with a stay in Niederau – it’s a paradise for walkers and outdoor-lovers alike.


Resort Summary

Situated in the peaceful Wildschönau Valley, the charming resort of Niederau is about as busy as things get around here. It’s characterised by a quaint Baroque-style village chapel, surrounded by meadows and peaks that are ideal for walking, cycling and horse riding.

The perfect base for exploring, there are over 300 kilometres of marked walking trails surrounding the resort. Your hotel will provide a free Wildschönau Resort Card, meaning you can hop on the Markbachjoch gondola for routes that lead up and down the peaks.

As well as giving you free access to all lifts in the Wildshonau & Alpbach valley, you’ll also get free entrance to many nearby facilities. These include the Wildschönau heated outdoor pool, tennis courts, a museum and silver mine, plus guided walks and kids’ activities at the Dragon Club on weekdays.