Contact & directions
How to get to the Biohof Maurachgut in Bad Hofgastein
How to get to our organic farm
Our organic farm is located in the Gastein Valley in Salzburger Land. It is situated on a hill in a quiet, sunny and secluded location, two kilometres from the resort centre of Bad Hofgastein (approx. 25 walks). The City of Salzburg is approx. 80 km away. The following GPS-data for your sat-nav (UMT) will direct you to us: lat: 47.173651, long: 13.090733.
Arriving by car
By car from Vienna, Munich or Salzburg you can reach the Gastein Valley via the A10 Tauern motorway. After the exit Pongau (near Bischofshofen) the main road B311 leads to Schwarzach/Lend and from there along the Gastein main road B167 in to the Gastein Valley.
Arriving from Dorfgastein, shortly after the sign for Bad Hofgastein, you take the first exit at the roundabout Bad Hofgastein Mitte (near the Schlossalmbahn). Afterwards you turn off to the right and take the first turning to the left (signposted Weinetsberg/Maurachgut). Follow the mountain road to the Edel and continue straight ahead until you come to a clearing (Schild Maurachgut). Here you turn right and follow the road which leads directly to our house in approx. 400 m.
Travelling from Italy, Villach and Graz the Gastein Valley can be reached via the A10 Tauern motorway – exit Spittal/Drau heading towards Mallnitz/Obervellach – on the motorail in Mallnitz through the tunnel to Böckstein (runs hourly), through Bad Gastein to the roundabout Bad Hofgastein Mitte. Here you take the third exit and then turn off right. Afterwards
Travelling from Innsbruck: motorway via Wörgl, main road 312 via St. Johann/Tirol to Lofer, main road 311 via Zell am See to Lend, main road 167 to Bad Hofgastein or via Inntal-motorway – Kufstein – Salzburg – Bad Hofgastein.
- In the winter season winter tyres are absolutely necessary. In the event of fresh snow we recommend you bring snowchains with you.
- Before setting off find out about the current situation on Austria's roads (ÖAMTC - Austrian Automobile Club.
- A valid motorway toll sticker is required for travel on Austrian motorways.
Arriving by rail
The nearest railway station is in Bad Hofgastein (approx. 4.5 km away), Euro and Intercity trains, Austrian Rail fast trains and express trains stop here. Mostly there are bus connections to the resort centre (with the exception of night trains). The nearest bus stop is "Busbahnhof Bad Hofgastein" by the Schlossalmbahn (approx. 1.7 km away from our farm). The easiest way it to take a taxi. We're happy to organise your transfer to and from the railway station.