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Lovely location. Bit limited if you have a dog

Rented a place for a few days to enjoy the lake and surroundings. The mountain background is... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Vienna, Austria
via mobile
Nice Lake ideal for swimming

We passed by this lake on our trip in Austria. Had some issues to reach the actual lake because... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Ruth F
Dingli, null, Malta
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Vicino a Villac, Faak am See 9583, Austria
+43 4254 21100
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Rented a place for a few days to enjoy the lake and surroundings. The mountain background is breathtaking however what we did not realize is that the lake is actually private and it is not allowed to have dogs in the water or even on...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We passed by this lake on our trip in Austria. Had some issues to reach the actual lake because all of the entrances seem to be privately owned. We went in a restaurant in a camp site and there we had access to see the...More

1  Thank Ruth F
Reviewed 3 January 2018

come for the lake, the mountains, skiing, Harley week, relax, sports, food and drinks, farmers' market during summer months... all seasons, all good!

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We went there for a swim. Lake is magnificent, perfect turquoise water . Once you jump in your skin feels so clean. And the view with the mountain in the background is just amazing

1  Thank RoxaneD999
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is a small lake south of Villach in a relatively flat area, not as scenic as other nearby. The water is blue and crystal clear. The major problem is that the entire lake had been cordoned out by commercial activities, hotel and camping and...More

5  Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Faakersee is the most southern small lake in Austria. We camped there on camping Anderwald which is absolutely fine. Specially the restaurant on the campsite is top. Good food at a bargain.

2  Thank chris j
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I visited Faaker See during the fall. It is quiet and very beautiful lake. You can sit back and relax with the colors of the trees and Alpen mountains with some snow.

Thank E Baggio V
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Faaker See during our summer holiday and we enjoyed it a lot. The turquoise blue water is warm and very clean. Only electric powered boats are allowed so it is quite. There is no pollution and there are many places where...More

1  Thank Bartje1965
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

A lake filled with drinking water and surrounded by mountains. Everyone should visit but make sure your hotel has access to the lake!

2  Thank Michaelgjd
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place great lake and plenty of atmosphere when it's bike week The big hogs riding round and the live music awesome

2  Thank TripMember062720162
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Valorie H
22 April 2018|
Response from bwoe | Reviewed this property |
your dog - and you - are welcome anywhere you go. no worries. maybe a good place with a view for you - if you have a bit of time to drive the extra mile - is the castle ruin Finkenstein. they serve extraordinary trout and... More
15 January 2018|
Response from marcopolo111 | Reviewed this property |
I could not find one on the east shore. You can pay a fee, have an hotel with access or a restaurant