Get more from your holiday at Lake Wörthersee

100 years ago, Lake Wörthersee was well known as a summer resort. These days it has become one of the most popular all-year-round destinations: In spring, cycling is popular around Lake Wörthersee; in summer, there’s swimming in Lake Wörthersee; in autumn, there’s hiking at Lake Wörthersee; during Advent, there’s a Christmas atmosphere at Lake Wörthersee. Whenever you spend a holiday at Hotel Post in Velden, it will be a holiday with lots of extras. Fitness and wellness with style and taste await you in the family-run 4-star hotel. The fitness and wellness areas will impress you with their design, modern atmosphere, light, colours and shapes. Nothing has been left to chance. Everything has been well thought out. It is not often that you can feel so fit, relaxed and stylish, all at the same time.

Here, on the southern side of the Alps, it’s the season for a holiday all year round. Experience the four seasons. Each has its own appeal. And the special appeal: The combination of fitness and wellness is included in the price. Make your non-binding enquiry here.

Lido at Lake Wörthersee

Bathing fun in Lake Wörthersee

Water can be enjoyed in many different ways in our region. Bathing, swimming, diving, water skiing, ...
The lake is hardly ever still in summer.
The wide range of activities you’ll find at our lakeside beach include:

  • Sailing boats
  • Surfing
  • Electric motor boats
  • Rowing boats
  • Kayak
  • Water skiing school incl. parasailing
  • Table tennis
  • Children’s playground
  • Pedalo
  • Miniature golf

Restaurant Portofino

Our beach buffet and barbecue await you, or you can simply swim in the clear water of Lake Wörthersee, which is of drinking water quality.

Golfing in the heart of the Carinthian golf region

You’ll find the best conditions for perfect days on the green at the 12 golf courses in Carinthia, with countryside flair, often characterised by the wonderful views of one of the many warm bathing lakes and the nearby mountains.

The ten other golf courses in the Alps-Adriatic region round off the golf offer.
We are a founder establishment of the Leading Golf Course of Velden-Köstenberg, where you can enjoy a 30% green fee reduction.

The Alpe Adria Golf Card

This card offers many carefree, sunny hours on the fairways and greens of the 20 most beautiful golf courses in Carinthia, Slovenia and Friuli-Venezia Giulia.

Between three and five green fees can be played flexibly on these golf courses of varying levels of difficulty. The fascinating landscapes of the three countries and the diverse, delicious Alps-Adriatic cuisine make your stay an unforgettable golfing experience.

Spring and autumn “2 for 1” offer

Get “2 for 1” when all Alpe Adria Golf Cards are worth twice as much from the beginning of the season until 30th April, and again from 10th October. Two people can play for the price of one on participating golf courses.

Golf tournaments

  • 02.06. Perrier Jouet Golfcup
  • 22.09. SKY Golfcup Seehotel Europa

Further tournaments:



10 new Hercules Rocco trekking bikes available for hire, free of charge!!!

Roll comfortably through the landscape or athletically explore the lake and its surroundings. By bicycle you can get to know the region around Lake Wörthersee with all its diversity. Varied cycle routes lead to the most beautiful places, the quietest spots and the most picturesque viewing points on Lake Wörthersee.

Holiday feeling from the power socket

Use the opportunity to hire an e-scooter or e-bike to explore Lake Wörthersee’s surroundings in an environmentally-friendly way.

Of course, an e-charging station is available for you to use.

  • 30th April – Wörthersee car-free
  • 2nd July – IRONMAN Austria Triathlon
  • 20th August – 14th “Kärnten läuft” half marathon

A variety of sports in Carinthia

For active people we have a different kind of WWW – Wandering, Walking, Wörthersee: One of the most popular ways to exercise at the lake and the surrounding area is walking. Numerous signposted paths lead the way. Nordic walking is also overtaking other sports in the area. Weekly groups and diverse offers at the hotels make these two poles popular. Joggers will find plenty of room to the north of the lake. 14 routes, from 4.3 to 21.5 km long, to get your feet moving.

Wörthersee circular trail

The Wörthersee circular trail was set up by the mayors of the Wörthersee region, and is well signposted.

It has a total length of approx. 65 km and is generally marked in blue-white-blue. There are, however, also local signs which are also helpful. You can start and end the route wherever you like, the boat stops and train stations around the lake will help you return to your starting point.